With the 2014 session of the Colorado State Assembly ending, LWV tracked 90 bills this session that will be discussed at two different public meetings in the Golden/Evergreen area. An example of bills to be discussed includes the local regulation of oil and gas, mental health issues, gun safety, juvenile justice and solitary confinement. The first meeting will be Tuesday, May 27, at 9:15 a.m. Call Sylvia at 303-674-1715 for information about the location of this meeting. The second meeting will be held on Wednesday, May 28, at 9:15 a.m. at Westland Meridian, 10695 W. 17th Ave., Lakewood 80215. Call C.J. at 303-233-9696 for more information. An evening meeting time is also available. Call Gwen at 303-903-4286 for information about that meeting.
Jefferson County Library Foundation and Friends will host their annual Spring Whale of a Used Book Sale Friday, May 30, to Sunday, June 1, at the Jefferson County Fairgrounds, 15200 W. 6th Ave., Golden. Hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday, May 30-31, and 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, June 1. Admission to the sale is free. Friends of Jefferson County Public Library will hold a Preview Sale 6-8:30 p.m. Thursday, May 29, and is open to Friends members only. To join, download an application at j or join at the door. There will be 100,000 gently used books, DVDs, audiobooks and videos with prices from 50 cents to $2.50. Sunday is Bag Day where $6 buys as many items as will fit in a bag.