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Saturday, February 28, 2015

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February Star Night

February Star Night

  Public Star Night at the Little Thompson Observatory 850 Spartan Ave at Berthoud High School  Friday 20 February 2015 starting around 7 pm. (park east of the high school; directions are posted on the website, www.starkids.org). The guest speaker for this public star night will be Caden Brown, an exceptional high school student from Estes Park who worked with a scientist from NASA and Caltech to produce a new catalog of objects with an unusual light signature, referred to as ... Full Story

Library Seed Swap

Library Seed Swap

Seed Swap marks opening of new Seed Library in Berthoud This year the Berthoud community will gain a seed library, thanks to the Berthoud Community Library District and Berthoud Local. The seed library is located in Berthoud Community Library and will be a collection of heirloom and open pollinated seeds to be stored and shared with local gardeners. Gardeners who “check out” the seeds are encouraged to return saved seeds to the seed library to be used by others. The seed library will ... Full Story

Take Your Child to the Library Day

Take Your Child to the Library Day

National Take Your Child to the Library Day February 7, 2015 Bring your child to the Berthoud Community Library and you will feed their imagination. A love of reading and books starts with pictures, stories and rhymes which even the youngest child can enjoy. Take Your Child to the Library Day on Saturday, February 7 is a great reason to visit us and enjoy some special activities for kids. Whatever the age of your child, you will be given a warm welcome. Gone are the days when libraries ... Full Story

School Choice

School Choice

To the Editor, Wednesday night our Board of Education argued over whether the word "choice" should be defined before inclusion in a policy for evaluating the superintendent. Board President Kerrigan insisted on moving ahead without a definition, but in the end, the Board voted to first define the word. Why such a fuss over one word? Do the Board majority and minority really perceive the word "choice" so differently? What does it mean to you? You might ask: Does choice mean choosing ... Full Story

Berthoud Library February events

Berthoud Library February events

Berthoud Community Library February events 236 Welch Ave. 970-532-2730   Feb. 3 — 10:30 a.m., Busy B’s story time Feb. 4 — 10:30 a.m., Sweet P’s story time Feb. 4 — 4 p.m., Movement story time Feb. 7 — 1 p.m., Seed Swap Feb. 10 — 10:30 a.m., Busy B’s story time Feb. 11 — 10:30 a.m., Sweet P’s story time Feb. 11 — 4 p.m., Paws to Read with Abby and Pam Feb. 11 — 4 p.m., YAwesome book club Feb. 13 — 10:30 a.m., ... Full Story

Foothills Audubon February Meeting

  The Foothills Audubon Club will be having its program on Monday, February 2  at 7:00 p.m. at the Berthoud Community Center located at 248 Welch Avenue, Berthoud, Colorado. 

Please join in for the February program: Birding Colorado's State Parks Where can you find nesting western grebes, piping plovers, black phoebes, ovenbirds, fox sparrows, and field sparrows within a few hours’ drive of Berthoud? Within some of our less well-known state parks and state wildlife ... Full Story

Obituary: Amber Tina Brooks

Obituary: Amber Tina Brooks

  Amber Tina Brooks June 5, 1982 – January 11, 2015 Amber Tina Brooks passed away January 11, 2015 at Medical Center of the Rockies in Loveland. She was 32 years old. Amber was born on June 5, 1982 in Corona, California to Jeff Shepherd and Karen Dampier. She was raised in California until the age of 7, when she moved to Colorado with her mom. She graduated from Berthoud High School in 2000; and became certified as a C.N.A. through Front Range Community College. On ... Full Story

Obituary: William Fagler

Obituary: William Fagler

William Fagler of Berthoud passed away on January 10, 2015. A Colorado native, he was born near Longmont to Adam and Anna Katherine Fagler in September 1930. He lived in the Longmont/Berthoud area all his life. He farmed with his dad before entering the Army during the Korean War in August 1951. Upon his honorable discharge in May 1953, he began his career as a truck driver. First working for Fred Harsch Lumber Company in Longmont. He completed his driving career by working for St. Vrain Block ... Full Story

Death Notice: Tina Brooks

Death Notice: Tina Brooks

Amber Tina Brooks, 32, of Berthoud, passed away January 11, 2015.  Memorial service will be at 10:00 am, Monday, January 26, 2015 at LifeBridge Christian Church, Longmont.  Full obituary to appear later.

Obituary: Lavina “Jean” Alaback

Obituary: Lavina “Jean” Alaback

Lavinia “Jean” Alaback, 90, of Loveland passed away peacefully on the Winter Solstice, December 21, 2014.  Jean was born on June 13, 1924, in Oak Park, Ill, to Thomas and Gladys (Lavinia) Elliott.  She grew up in Elmhurst, Ill, and attended Stevens College in Columbia, Missouri. Jean was married to Glenn James “Jim” Alaback for 62 years. They lived in the Chicago area, and then moved to San Diego in 1986 when Jim retired. She moved to the Loveland area in 2010 to be close to her son's ... Full Story

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