Library to host beer and book events

Stouts and Stories, Ales and Tales takes place October and November

Posted 9/27/17

The library is not just for kids.

This October and November, the Jefferson County Public Library is putting on Stouts and Stories, Ales and Tales — a six-week celebration of craft beer in Jeffco, designed specifically for adults.

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Library to host beer and book events

Stouts and Stories, Ales and Tales takes place October and November

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The library is not just for kids.

This October and November, the Jefferson County Public Library is putting on Stouts and Stories, Ales and Tales — a six-week celebration of craft beer in Jeffco, designed specifically for adults.

Stouts and Stories, Ales and Tales will give library patrons age 21 and older an opportunity to participate in special events, tap parties, contests and a passport beer tour.

To learn more about Stouts and Stories, Ales and Tales or to register for any of the programs or events, visit www.jeffcolibrary.org/beer.

Jeffco Passport Beer Tour

Participants may pick up a Beer Tour Passport from any Jeffco library. As they visit brewery partners in the county, they'll receive discounts and prizes. The event goes from Oct. 1-Nov. 15.

Craft Beer Talk and Tap Event

The library's Craft Beer Talk and Tap Event takes place from 6-9 p.m. Oct. 11 at the Lamar Street Center, 5889 Lamar St. in Arvada.

Attendees must be 21 years of age with a valid photo ID. The event will feature craft beer, live music and TED-style talks from Colorado brewers.

The event is free, but registration is required.

Tap Parties

Four tap parties will take place during Stouts and Stories, Ales and Tales. They are:

4-8 p.m. Oct. 25 at Green Mountain Beer Co., 2585 S. Lewis Way in Lakewood.

4-8 p.m. Oct. 27 at Someplace Else Brewery, 6425 W. 52nd Ave. in Arvada.

4-8 p.m. Nov. 8 at Westfax Brewing, 6733 W. Colfax Ave. in Lakewood.

7-10 p.m. Nov. 15 at Lariat Lodge Brewing Co., 27618 Fireweed Drive in Evergreen.

Library beer-related events

The library is hosting a couple more special events for Stouts and Stories, Ales and Tales. The following events are being offered a number of times at various Jeffco libraries. Check the library's website for time, date and location.

— Attendees will learn the origins and history of beer in Jefferson County, including how it's made, different types of beer and the stories of several great American brewers and beer families. Trends in micro brewing and craft beers, and their strong Colorado connections, will be featured.

— Attendees will customize their own beer pint glass. All supplies and materials are provided while supplies last.

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Martin G.

I'd rather do Starbucks.

Friday, September 29