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Thursday, July 31, 2014

Posts Tagged ‘Berthoud Community Library’

World Book Night

World Book Night

  Berthoud Community Library To Serve As Pick-Up Site For World Book Night 2014 Volunteers   BERTHOUD—World Book Night (WBN) 2014 promises to put more than a million books in the hands of adult “light to non-readers” in the US and Europe on the eve of April 23rd, according to the event’s website. Founded in 2011 in the UK and Ireland, and fueled by thousands of volunteers across the globe, World Book Night distributes titles selected by an independent panel of ... Full Story

Learn at the Library

Learn at the Library

The Berthoud Community Library Now Offers User-Friendly E-Resources Online   BERTHOUD—December 12, 2013. Ever dreamed of driving a Porsche on the autobahn at 120 mph but never mastered how to sprechen sie Deutsch? Or to sip a chilled Chablis in a café along the Seine, but don’t parlez-vous Francais? Not to worry! If you don’t speak either German or French (or Latin American Spanish, Italian, Japanese or even Pirate), just visit www.berthoudcommunitylibrary.org and begin ... Full Story

Berthoud Library News

Berthoud Library News

The BCLD Announces Winner to the Power of Story Art Contest BERTHOUD—December 5, 2013. Patrons of the Berthoud Community Library District voted overwhelmingly for three acrylics painted by local artist Bethany Bailey: Fox Tales; Flying Squirrels; and Knight Owls. The paintings are destined for a wall in the children’s section and out of all the artists’ submissions, these three were considered the ones to best capture the contest’s theme: the power of story. “Reading is fun ... Full Story

December at the Berthoud Library

    Berthoud Community Library December events December 3 – Libraries are disgusting!  STEM it up Monday at 4 pm with this fun make and take your own gross experiment. December 4- Busy B’s Story Time, 10:30 am. This lap-sit story time is designed for caregivers to interact with babies and toddlers; with songs, finger plays, stories and bounces we will open the gateway to reading. December 4 – Join us after story time for and early literacy interaction for ... Full Story

Berthoud Library participates in Common Read

Berthoud Library participates in Common Read

Northern Colorado Common Read (NCCR, October 1 - November 12, 2012. The NCCR is community-wide reading initiative designed to bring people of all ages and from various libraries together to read, discuss and celebrate a single book. This year's selected book is Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand. Unbroken tells the remarkable true life story of Louis Zamperini, a U.S. Olympic athlete and WWII B-24 bombardier. This program is a collaborative effort of library systems all across the Front Range and ... Full Story

Berthoud Library looking for a Trustee

Berthoud Library looking for a Trustee

                  Berthoud, CO, August 20, 2012 – The Berthoud Community Library District (BCLD) is accepting applications to fill a vacancy on the Board of Trustees.  The seven-member Board governs the Library District, oversees the finances and establishes policies.  Applicants must reside within the Library District.  The term for this position is four years, January 2013 – December 2016. Applications for ... Full Story

Berthoud Library Event this week

July 23 — Paws to Read, 6:30 p.m., library.  Please sign up to read to a therapy dog. 970-532-2757. July 24 — Busy B’s Story Time, 10:30 a.m., library. July 24 — at 2 p.m. Yoga for Teens:  Liz Aitken-O’brien will lead a yoga class especially for teens.  Space is limited so please sign up. July 25 - Sweet P’s Story Time, 10:30 a.m. Sweet P’s story time is designed for preschool children. Come interact with songs, finger plays, stories and activities we will build ... Full Story

Berthoud Library July Events

Berthoud Library July Events

July 2 — Movie Monday. Call the library at 970-532-2757 for movie title. July 3 — Busy B’s Story Time, 10:30 a.m. This lap-sit storytime is designed for caregivers to interact with babies and toddlers; with songs, finger plays, stories and bounces we will open the gateway to reading. July 3 — at 2 p.m. in the library meeting room — Writer’s workshop: An hour long workshop for new writers.  We will talk about what makes good writing, write a short story or poem to share ... Full Story

Paws to Read at Berthoud Library

Paws to Read at Berthoud Library

The Berthoud Community Library is proud to host the Paws to Read program. On the fourth Monday of every month Paws for Responsibility provides two screened, trained and registered therapy dogs and their volunteer handlers for this special reading program. With these furry friends to listen and encourage young students, reading becomes a privilege rather than a chore!  The Berthoud Community library has held two successful sessions with several repeat participants. This past Monday, ... Full Story

Help the library, take a survey

Help the library, take a survey

          Dear Editor, I want to draw our community’s attention to an important opportunity. From September 12 to October 2, the Berthoud Community Library will be conducting a survey to better understand how our community benefits from free access to computers and the Internet at the library. The IMPACT Survey is anonymous, available in English and Spanish, and takes 10-15 minutes to complete. People from all walks of life use library ... Full Story

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