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Events at CTBL

Leaving on my own Terms

A yearlong exploration into living, dying, grief and legacy. More information is avaialable on our Leaving on my own Terms page.

Annual Patron Open House

Patron Stories

At our annual Open House events in 2008 and 2009, we had patrons and their friends or family members record their experiences using the Colorado Talking Book Library. The links to listen to these stories are located on our Oral Histories Page.

75th Anniversary Celebration

On March 3, 2006, the Colorado Talking Book Library celebrated 75 years of providing services. Pictures and links to videos from the event are on our 75th Anniversary Page.

Annual Volunteer Recognition Brunch

Beep Ball

During the 2013 Annual Volunteer Appreciation Brunch, Bob Kurtz and Jon Walker gave a presentation on Beep Ball. Since there has been so much interest in learning more about Beep Ball, below is a link to an ESPN video highlighting the sport: http://espn.go.com/video/clip?id=9274417

Here's another video feature Beep Ball: https://www.facebook.com/l.php?u=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.youtube.com%2Fwatch%3Fv%3DneSGIUsf1Pg&h=2AQHQb45N&s=1

KRDO TV in Colorado Springs did a story on the Colorado Storm beep ball team:

On September 1, 2015, KWGN, Channel 2 in Denver, did another article on the volunteers who make the Beep Balls here at CTBL: http://kwgn.com/2015/09/01/unique-2-colorado-beep-balls/

9Health Fair

On April 12, 2011, CTBL hosted a 9Health Fair. News stories about the library and the Health Fair were posted on the 9 News website. The first link discusses using Braille for the Health Fair documents in the library: http://www.9news.com/news/local/article/191910/346/9Health-Fair-offers-resources-for-the-visually-impaired?odyssey=mod|newswell|img|FRONTPAGE|p

And this link is actual coverage from the Health Fair during the event: http://www.9news.com/video/default.aspx?bctid=901354526001