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Bookmobile & Outreach Services



The Outreach Services Department brings your library to you, wherever you are!  With a Bookmobile visiting schools, parks, and community centers, alongside Homebound Delivery Services that provide essential resources and materials to anyone facing physical or transportation barriers, we strive to strengthen and improve the quality of life for our customers by building community both within and outside of the library walls.

Bookmobile

The Bookmobile serves all of Aurora, including schools, neighborhoods, parks, and various other community locations. The Bookmobile has a large collection of books in both English and Spanish for adults, teens, and children, comprised of popular fiction, high interest non-fiction, graphic novels, magazines, audio books, and DVDs. We also carry a collection of large print books for adults. The Bookmobile has scheduled stops Monday - Saturday, approximately 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. 

Special Event Services


The Bookmobile is available for special event appearances including, but not limited to, parades, citywide festivals, school celebrations, block parties, and other community events.  At these special events, Bookmobile staff are proud to represent and promote library services, literacy, and the love of reading. Please contact Sheri Roberts for more information.

Where is the Bookmobile? Scavenger Hunt


Complete our scavenger hunt here!
Answer all 12 locations correctly and your name will be entered into a drawing to win a prize. Deadline is 4/30/21. Submissions go to sroberts@aurorapubliclibrary.org.


Homebound

Free home delivery of library resources is available for those with long term mobility constraints due to illness, injury, or physical disability and are unable to come to the library or Bookmobile. Books, DVDs, and audio books are selected to match the customer’s interests. Visits are generally once a month. This service is also available to Spanish speaking residents. For more information regarding  Homebound service, please contact Laura Gartman.  Complete our Homebound application today or print and mail our form which also available en español.  
Events in your Community
Fri, Apr 16, All day
"Where's the Bookmobile"? Answer all 12 locations correctly and your name will be entered into a drawing to win a prize! Deadline is 4/30. Email completed form to sroberts@aurorapubliclibrary.org

Fri, Apr 16, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Visit the Bookmobile for a wide variety of new movies and books for adults, children and teens! Pick up holds, return borrowed materials or get a library card.

Sat, Apr 17, All day
"Where's the Bookmobile"? Answer all 12 locations correctly and your name will be entered into a drawing to win a prize! Deadline is 4/30. Email completed form to sroberts@aurorapubliclibrary.org

Sun, Apr 18, All day
"Where's the Bookmobile"? Answer all 12 locations correctly and your name will be entered into a drawing to win a prize! Deadline is 4/30. Email completed form to sroberts@aurorapubliclibrary.org

Mon, Apr 19, All day
"Where's the Bookmobile"? Answer all 12 locations correctly and your name will be entered into a drawing to win a prize! Deadline is 4/30. Email completed form to sroberts@aurorapubliclibrary.org

Tue, Apr 20, All day
"Where's the Bookmobile"? Answer all 12 locations correctly and your name will be entered into a drawing to win a prize! Deadline is 4/30. Email completed form to sroberts@aurorapubliclibrary.org

Tue, Apr 20, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
NEW STOP! Visit the Bookmobile for a wide selection of new movies and books for adults, children and teens! Pick up holds, return borrowed materials or get a library card.

Wed, Apr 21, All day
"Where's the Bookmobile"? Answer all 12 locations correctly and your name will be entered into a drawing to win a prize! Deadline is 4/30. Email completed form to sroberts@aurorapubliclibrary.org

Wed, Apr 21, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Visit the Bookmobile for a wide selection of new movies and books for adults, children and teens! Pick up holds, return borrowed materials or get a library card.

Thu, Apr 22, All day
"Where's the Bookmobile"? Answer all 12 locations correctly and your name will be entered into a drawing to win a prize! Deadline is 4/30. Email completed form to sroberts@aurorapubliclibrary.org

Fri, Apr 23, All day
"Where's the Bookmobile"? Answer all 12 locations correctly and your name will be entered into a drawing to win a prize! Deadline is 4/30. Email completed form to sroberts@aurorapubliclibrary.org

Fri, Apr 23, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Visit the Bookmobile for a wide selection of new movies and books for adults, children and teens! Pick up holds, return borrowed materials or get a library card.

Sat, Apr 24, All day
"Where's the Bookmobile"? Answer all 12 locations correctly and your name will be entered into a drawing to win a prize! Deadline is 4/30. Email completed form to sroberts@aurorapubliclibrary.org

Sun, Apr 25, All day
"Where's the Bookmobile"? Answer all 12 locations correctly and your name will be entered into a drawing to win a prize! Deadline is 4/30. Email completed form to sroberts@aurorapubliclibrary.org

Mon, Apr 26, All day
"Where's the Bookmobile"? Answer all 12 locations correctly and your name will be entered into a drawing to win a prize! Deadline is 4/30. Email completed form to sroberts@aurorapubliclibrary.org

Tue, Apr 27, All day
"Where's the Bookmobile"? Answer all 12 locations correctly and your name will be entered into a drawing to win a prize! Deadline is 4/30. Email completed form to sroberts@aurorapubliclibrary.org

Tue, Apr 27, 9:00am - 11:00am
NEW STOP! Visit the Bookmobile for a wide selection of new movies and books for adults, teens and children! Pick up holds, return borrowed materials or get a library card.

Wed, Apr 28, All day
"Where's the Bookmobile"? Answer all 12 locations correctly and your name will be entered into a drawing to win a prize! Deadline is 4/30. Email completed form to sroberts@aurorapubliclibrary.org

Wed, Apr 28, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
NEW STOP! Visit the Bookmobile for a wide selection of new movies and books for adults, teens and children! Pick up holds, return borrowed materials or get a library card.

Thu, Apr 29, All day
"Where's the Bookmobile"? Answer all 12 locations correctly and your name will be entered into a drawing to win a prize! Deadline is 4/30. Email completed form to sroberts@aurorapubliclibrary.org

Thu, Apr 29, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Visit the Bookmobile for a wide variety of new movies and books for adults, children and teens! Pick up holds, return borrowed materials or get a library card.

Fri, Apr 30, All day
"Where's the Bookmobile"? Answer all 12 locations correctly and your name will be entered into a drawing to win a prize! Deadline is 4/30. Email completed form to sroberts@aurorapubliclibrary.org

Fri, Apr 30, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Visit the Bookmobile for a wide variety of new movies and books for adults, children and teens! Pick up holds, return borrowed materials or get a library card.

Tue, May 04, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
NEW STOP! Visit the Bookmobile for a wide selection of new movies and books for adults, children and teens! Pick up holds, return borrowed materials or get a library card.

Wed, May 05, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Visit the Bookmobile for a wide selection of new movies and books for adults, children and teens! Pick up holds, return borrowed materials or get a library card.

Fri, May 07, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Visit the Bookmobile for a wide selection of new movies and books for adults, children and teens! Pick up holds, return borrowed materials or get a library card.

Tue, May 11, 9:00am - 11:00am
NEW STOP! Visit the Bookmobile for a wide selection of new movies and books for adults, teens and children! Pick up holds, return borrowed materials or get a library card.

Wed, May 12, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
NEW STOP! Visit the Bookmobile for a wide selection of new movies and books for adults, teens and children! Pick up holds, return borrowed materials or get a library card.

Thu, May 13, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Visit the Bookmobile for a wide variety of new movies and books for adults, children and teens! Pick up holds, return borrowed materials or get a library card.

Fri, May 14, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Visit the Bookmobile for a wide variety of new movies and books for adults, children and teens! Pick up holds, return borrowed materials or get a library card.

Tue, May 18, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
NEW STOP! Visit the Bookmobile for a wide selection of new movies and books for adults, children and teens! Pick up holds, return borrowed materials or get a library card.

Wed, May 19, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Visit the Bookmobile for a wide selection of new movies and books for adults, children and teens! Pick up holds, return borrowed materials or get a library card.

Fri, May 21, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Visit the Bookmobile for a wide selection of new movies and books for adults, children and teens! Pick up holds, return borrowed materials or get a library card.

Tue, May 25, 9:00am - 11:00am
NEW STOP! Visit the Bookmobile for a wide selection of new movies and books for adults, teens and children! Pick up holds, return borrowed materials or get a library card.

Wed, May 26, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
NEW STOP! Visit the Bookmobile for a wide selection of new movies and books for adults, teens and children! Pick up holds, return borrowed materials or get a library card.

Thu, May 27, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Visit the Bookmobile for a wide variety of new movies and books for adults, children and teens! Pick up holds, return borrowed materials or get a library card.

Fri, May 28, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Visit the Bookmobile for a wide variety of new movies and books for adults, children and teens! Pick up holds, return borrowed materials or get a library card.

Helpful Links

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Lobby Stop Service

Outreach Services staff bring books, DVDs, audio books, and other library items to various senior living facilities and area preschools. Staff provide books for residents to check out in the common area and checkout items to individual residents or teachers. This is a scheduled weekly service in which customers can check out books and DVDs, as well as register for library cards, request specific items, retrieve holds, and participate in the Summer Reading Challenge. To inquire about Lobby Stop Service, please contact Laura Gartman

 Traveling Storytime Service

Traveling Storytime Service is conducted at area preschools, Panera Bread Café, various other sites, and by request. Please contact Sheri Roberts for more information.
 
We bring stories, songs, finger plays, and puppets to preschool children for 30 minute storytimes. During the summer months, Stories in the Parks is offered at Bookmobile stop park locations. We also offer Stories at the Zoo at Phillips Park Zoo.