Press Releases

 

https://thelibrarydistrict.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/54/2022/10/Story_Corps.pdf
Storycorps, the Groundbreaking Oral History Project,
To Begin Recording Interviews With Residents of Las Vegas On October 13
October 5
2022

Storycorps, the Groundbreaking Oral History Project, To Begin Recording Interviews With Residents of Las Vegas On October 13

Opening ceremony October 13 at 11:30 a.m. at the Clark County Library.
https://thelibrarydistrict.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/54/2022/09/Relive-80s-Fright-Night-at-TeenTober.pdf
Revisit Classic 80s Fright Night Films when TeenTober Returns to Your Neighborhood Library in October
September 27
2022

Revisit Classic 80s Fright Night Films when TeenTober Returns to Your Neighborhood Library in October

Drop in to Your Local Branch for FREE Fun & Activities from Escape Rooms & Lock-Ins to Trivia Nights, Zombie Parties, Movie Nights, Crafts & More!
https://thelibrarydistrict.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/54/2022/08/Library-District-Funding-Update.pdf
Las Vegas-Clark County Library District Receives Additional Funding to Expand Barrier-Busting Cell Phone Lending Initiative
September 1
2022

Las Vegas-Clark County Library District Receives Additional Funding to Expand Barrier-Busting Cell Phone Lending Initiative

Grant Is Among More Than $2.5 Million Awarded for Library District Programming in FY 2022
https://thelibrarydistrict.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/54/2022/08/2022-Library-District-Debuts-First-Card.pdf
Library District Debuts New Neon-Design Cards in English & Spanish.
August 30
2022

Library District Debuts New Neon-Design Cards in English & Spanish.

All Cardholders Can Enter a Giveaway with Prizes from Las Vegas Raiders + Vegas Golden Knights + ‘I love My Library’ T-Shirts
https://lvccld.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/54/2022/08/Employ-NV-Youth-Hub-Teen-Ctr_Aug-2022_FINAL_Eng.pdf
Employ NV Youth Hub & Teen Zone to Open Inside West Charleston Library on August 4
August 1
2022

Employ NV Youth Hub & Teen Zone to Open Inside West Charleston Library on August 4

Grand opening to feature career readiness workshop, virtual reality headset demonstrations, and tour
https://lvccld.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/54/2022/07/Library-District-Hosts-JPMorganChase-Financial-Workshop-Release-7-6-22.pdf
Las Vegas-Clark County Library District Partners with Chase to Offer Financial Health Workshops
July 6
2022

Las Vegas-Clark County Library District Partners with Chase to Offer Financial Health Workshops

Free classes to focus on topics like budgeting and home buying
https://lvccld.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/54/2022/05/Library-District-2022-Summer-Challenge_Release.pdf
Kids, Teens & Adults Can Beat Summer Boredom & Win Cool Prizes with Library District’s FREE Summer Challenge
May 12
2022

Kids, Teens & Adults Can Beat Summer Boredom & Win Cool Prizes with Library District’s FREE Summer Challenge

Featuring Pulitzer-Prize Winners Tracy K. Smith and Hilton Als, Grammy-Nominated Performance Artist Fyütch + Hundreds of Activities for All Ages
https://lvccld.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/54/2022/06/LVCCLD-Cell-Phone-Lending-Program.pdf
Las Vegas-Clark County Library District Launches Barrier-Busting Cell Phone Lending Initiative
April 21
2022

Las Vegas-Clark County Library District Launches Barrier-Busting Cell Phone Lending Initiative

Another Example of Library Technology Bridging the Digital Divide for All Residents
https://lvccld.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/54/2022/04/M-McNally_Western-Arts-Alliance-Award.pdf
Western Arts Alliance Honors Library District’s Community Engagement Director Matt McNally for Leadership During the Pandemic
April 11
2022

Western Arts Alliance Honors Library District’s Community Engagement Director Matt McNally for Leadership During the Pandemic

https://lvccld.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/54/2022/04/LVCCLD-Named-Library-Best-Emerging-Tech-Award-Winner_3-28-2022.pdf
Las Vegas-Clark County Library District Honored for ‘Best Emerging Technology Application’
March 29
2022

Las Vegas-Clark County Library District Honored for ‘Best Emerging Technology Application’

Executive Director Kelvin Watson lauded for ‘commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion initiatives’ for unique partnership with regional bus system
https://lvccld.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/54/2022/03/LVCCLD-Named-Library-of-the-Future_3-17-2022.pdf
Las Vegas-Clark County Library District Named ‘ALA Library of the Future’
March 17
2022

Las Vegas-Clark County Library District Named ‘ALA Library of the Future’

Award is the Third ‘Library of the Future’ Win for Executive Director Kelvin Watson
https://lvccld.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/54/2022/03/CSN-and-Library-District-Partnership-Press-Release_3-10-2022_final.pdf
Las Vegas-Clark County Library District & College of Southern Nevada Announce Partnership to Bring Classes & Certification Programs to Libraries
March 10
2022

Las Vegas-Clark County Library District & College of Southern Nevada Announce Partnership to Bring Classes & Certification Programs to Libraries

https://lvccld.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/54/2022/02/Launchpads-Now-Available-from-Library-District_2-15-22.pdf
Library District’s New Launchpads Help Kids Get Ready to Read by 3rd Grade
February 15
2022

Library District’s New Launchpads Help Kids Get Ready to Read by 3rd Grade

New tablet lending program provides free digital learning devices to check out at all 25 branches
https://lvccld.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/54/2022/02/Get-Carded-Challenge_2022_Final.pdf
Love Your Library and Take the Library District’s #GetCarded Challenge
February 4
2022

Love Your Library and Take the Library District’s #GetCarded Challenge

Discover the Power of a Library Card and Enter to Win a #GetCarded T-shirt!
https://lvccld.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/54/2022/02/ULC-Innovators-Award-Release_RTC-Partnership_1-24-22_FINAL.pdf
Urban Libraries Council Honors the Las Vegas-Clark County Library District and RTC for Innovation
January 24
2022

Urban Libraries Council Honors the Las Vegas-Clark County Library District and RTC for Innovation

Program Underscores Role of Public Libraries in Bridging the Digital Divide