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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

Berthoud library presents “Living on the

Berthoud library presents “Living on the Cheap”

  Berthoud, CO, June 23, 2011 – Want to learn how to be an extreme couponer, or at least how to find great deals to save you money?  Go to Berthoud Community Library on Thursday, July 14 at 7:00 pm for a program called, “Living on the Cheap – Thriving in the Recession.” Laura Daily & Claire Walter, co-owners of MileHighOnTheCheap.com will be sharing tips on thriving in this recession. During the free event the duo will talk about ways to save on groceries (wait until ... Full Story

Loveland Library and Chilson close early Thursday

Loveland Library and Chilson close early Thursday

      Loveland Public Library will close two hours early at 6 p.m., Thurs., May 26 to accommodate some electrical work as part of the major expansion project currently under way.  The library should reopen at its regular time, 9 a.m., Fri., May 27. Next door to the library, the Chilson Recreation Center will also need to close early that day, at 5:45 p.m. due to the power shutoff.   It will reopen at its regular time the next day, 5:30 a.m. Also, the library ... Full Story

CIB at the Library

CIB at the Library

  Christmas in Berthoud     There are many things to help out this year for Christmas in Berthoud through the Berthoud Community Library District. Auction for a decorated tree: The Library will auction off the decorated tree to the highest bidder and the proceeds will be given to a family through Christmas in Berthoud. Giving Tree: You can donate a gift by selecting a child’s tag and bringing a wrapped gift back with the tag, to the library and ... Full Story

Berthoud Community Library District Conducts Survey

Berthoud Community Library District Conducts Survey

The Berthoud Community Library District is conducting a survey that will run through October 15, 2010.  Surveys are available online at www.berthoudpubliclibrary.org and in print at the library, 236 Welch Avenue, Berthoud. As a thank you for participating, you can enter a drawing for a $25.00 gift certificate to Grandpa’s Café after completing the survey. Speak up and help us make the Library the best it can possibly be. Even if you are not a library user, your feedback is ... Full Story

Library Youth Events for September

Berthoud Community Library Youth Events For September 236 Welch Ave. Berthoud, CO 80513 For more information on any of our programs, please call (970)532-2757 or visit www.berthoudpubliclibrary.org FAMILY MOVIE MONDAYS! 5:30 p.m. ~ 7:30 p.m. Enjoy dinner and a movie!  Bring in dinner and we’ll supply the large screen family movie and snacks! September 13 ~ BRIDGE TO TERABITHIA - Check out the book and then watch the movie of the beloved, yet banned ... Full Story

Berthoud Library drops some overdue fines

Berthoud Library drops some overdue fines

As of August 1, the Berthoud Community Library District is no longer charging overdue fines on books; fines are still charged on overdue DVDs, audiobooks, and music CDs. District residents pay property taxes to support the library, and the Library District Board of Trustees believes in keeping any other fines and fees to a minimum. Now, when you have a book, or other library material, overdue 2 weeks or more your library card will be stopped until materials are returned.  When ... Full Story

Arbor Day Tree Planting in Berthoud—May 1, 2010

Arbor Day Tree Planting in Berthoud—May 1, 2010

Twenty-seven, the number of rings you would find in the tree planted the first year Berthoud was listed among Tree City, USA Communities, one ring for every year. That heritage continues with Saturday’s planting done by Berthoud’s Tree Board at three locations around town. Tree Board members; John Goreski, Pat and June Macarelli, arborist, Shiloh Hatcher, and Director of Parks and Recreation, Jeremy Olinger, were hard at work preparing the selected trees to flourish in their new ... Full Story

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