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Friday, August 1, 2014

Posts Tagged ‘library’

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

Geek out at your library®

Geek out at your library®

Geek out at your library® during Teen Tech Week 2012 Local teens will be tuning in at the library as Berthoud Community Library celebrates the annual Teen Tech Week March 4-10, 2012. We join thousands of other libraries and schools across the country in celebrating this year’s theme, Geek Out @ your library®.  Teen Tech Week is a national initiative of the Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA) aimed at teens, their parents, educators and other concerned adults. The purpose ... Full Story

Berthoud Library goes to the dogs

Berthoud Library goes to the dogs

The Berthoud Community Library will be hosting its second "Paws to Read" this Monday February 27 from 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm. This program is sponsored by Paws for Responsibility, a Colorado non-profit organization. Screened, trained and registered therapy dogs and their volunteer handlers offer opportunities for children grades 1-5 to improve reading skills. There are still have spots open for readers to sign up!  Please call the library at 970-532-2757 and sign up today!

Stories from the heart

Stories from the heart

        Sweet stories at the Library on Valentines Day. Fables, classic & modern stories, plus folktales were told by these enchanting spellbinders: Sharon Bauer, Nora Heaton, Kathy Weddel, Jody Glasgow, Constance Holland and Elektra Greer.   Photos by Robyn Hutson

Valentines’ Day at Berthoud Library

Valentines’ Day at Berthoud Library

Stories from the Heart   The Longmont Library Spellbinders and The Berthoud Community Library Invite you to celebrate an afternoon of love ♥ between friends ♥ between a mother and her stepson ♥ between a princess and her secret lover ♥ between a count and a wedding guest ♥ between the moon and the earth Tuesday, February 14th 2:00 to 3:00 PM This free event is for adults with an appetite for love! Enjoy Sumptuous Desserts For more information, please call 303 ... Full Story

Berthoud Community Library programs

Berthoud Community Library programs

Title: Busy B’s Program type: Story time Days and time: Tuesdays 10:30am Description: Busy B’s is a lap-sit story time intended for babies and toddlers to enjoy with caregivers.  We will sing, read, chant, rhyme and play each Tuesday morning at 10:30 am in the Berthoud Community Library meeting room.  Winter session runs from January 3 through February 21.   Title: Sweet P’s Program type: Story time Days and time: Wednesdays 10:30am Description: Sweet P’s ... Full Story

Polar Express arrives at Berthoud Library

Polar Express arrives at Berthoud Library

      Despite the chill that closed the Berthoud Community Library Monday December 19, participants enjoyed the Polar Express party that featured a reading of the Caldecott award winning book by Chris Van Allsburg. Santa made a special appearance and brought a unique kind of cheer to the event with a game of "Santa says".  

9th Annual Berthoud Scarecrow Contest

9th Annual Berthoud Scarecrow Contest

  Calling all Kids. It is time again for the Berthoud Main Street’s annual Scarecrow Contest. The judging will be held on Saturday, October 1 at 4 pm at the Berthoud Oktoberfest. After the judging, all the scarecrows will be displayed on Mountain Avenue during the month of October. Go to www.BerthoudOktoberfest.com for more information. Building a scarecrow is easy and fun. Main Street provides the frames and head, and you supply the creativity and clothes. You can pick up ... Full Story

Mark Twain in Berthoud for Free

Mark Twain in Berthoud for Free

  Most of the time the Berthoud Community Library’s FREE Monday evening movie night shows movies. No surprise. But Monday,  July 25, 7 to 8:30 p.m., Dave Ehlert, who impersonates Mark Twain in Branson, Missouri, comes to town with his one-man show depicting the beloved author and raconteur. The program is well suited for families. 236 Welch Ave., Berthoud, 970-532-4372.   Dave Ehlert as “Mark Twain” Dave Ehlert began performing in 1967 as Elvis in what has become ... Full Story

Thank You for the Food

Thank You for the Food

To the Editor:     I would like to thank Berthoud Community Library patrons for their generosity in donating food for the Berthoud House of Neighborly Service as part of our adult summer reading program. Since May 23, you have donated 213 pounds of food. Summer tends to be a time when food banks experience fewer donations, so two years ago the library added, “Bring a Food Donation” to the summer program bingo card in order to help another important community ... Full Story

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