What's your post-apocalyptic story? Comment below! Apologies to those with less than 6 letters in their name :) #FridayFun Discover the Plot of Your Post-Apocalyptic Novel With Our Handy ChartWho will survive, and what will be left of them? We've got an easy way to figure it out
"No two people ever read exactly the same book, and that’s as it should be." What a Father Learns by Reading With His Special-Needs SonReading to a child with cerebral palsy, the poet Craig Morgan Teicher discovers the many-layered pleasures of sharing an experience that is inherently private.
For 6-12 graders tomorrow and Wednesday, we have Live Action Pac-Man at Riverside Library and Cultural Center, Centennial Park Library (Registration required), and Erie Community Library (Registration required). Click here for details: http://bit.ly/hpldpac-man
Thank you , Amy, for sharing your Summer Reading Adventures with us :)
New HVAC units were installed on the roof this morning Thanks to our patrons who had to “hike” to the library this morning.[fb_vid id="10156820093819239"]
Thank you Art Haus Ceramics for the paintings currently gracing the walls at Riverside Library and Cultural Center. Come by if you would like to see them up close :)
Upcoming training event this Friday, June 15, at 8:30am. With support from the City of Greeley Government and United Way of Weld County, we are offering a training presented by Ryan Dowd, Executive Director of one of Chicago’s largest homeless shelters. Click below for more information. High Plains Library District Hosts Community Training: Compassionate Communication for Problematic Behavior - High Plains Library District(Greeley– June, 2018) – Homelessness is a growing
Do we have all the great comics for comic book club (Fridays, 11 AM, Farr Library, ages 13-18)? We've got: You Are Deadpool, Lando, Avengers, No Justice, Action Comics, Harley Quinn, DC Nation, Tag and Bink, New Challengers. What're we missing? Tell us your favorites (and show up Friday morning)!
Want to get active and be screen-free while saving money? Don't forget we have state park passes that can be checked out for a week at a time :) - http://highplains.libcal.com/equipment/item/8183Summer is a wonderful time to get outside and enjoy numerous activities that engage your mind and strengthen your heart. You may even choose to enjoy a summer blockbuster movie. However, it is important to monitor the amount and quality
Thank you to everyone who came out yesterday for our Day of Play events in Greeley and Evans! 🙂
Nothing beats the excitement of a child picking out their very own book as a reward for completing the Summer Reading Adventure. It’s not too late to sign up and get reading http://www.mylibrary.us/sra/.
Farr Library patrons: Farr’s entrance and parking lot will be closed on Wednesday morning, June 13, for installation of new HVAC rooftop units. Parking will be limited to on-street parking. We apologize for the inconvenience.
Our upgraded events calendar and room reservation platforms are officially live! Thank you for your patience and we hope you enjoy using them :) mylibrary.evanced.info
Do you think books are always better than the movie? Are there any exceptions? Excluding Fight Club ;)[fb_vid id="213682899233938"]Which is better, the book or the movie? Explore the question with Lindsay Ellis in It’s Lit! from PBS Digital Studios, and follow Great American Read • Watch Episodes • PBS for new episodes on Mondays! #GreatReadPBS
Just a heads up to all our patrons - our events calendar, room reservation, and program registration functions on mylibrary.us will be unavailable on tomorrow, June 5, and Wednesday, June 6. This does not impact registration for our Summer Reading Adventure. Our new, shiny system will be live June 7 😉
Congratulations to our Lincoln Park Library librarian, David, on getting published! Lost On A Page
Shout-out to local Greeley Tribune editor Dan England, who wrote an inspiring memoir about one of the world’s most successful 100-miler runners. We ordered some copies too so they will be available for checkout soon 😉 Reborn on the Run: My Journey from Addiction to UltramarathonsAside from her rock star looks, Catra Corbett is a standout in the running world on her accomplishments alone. Catra is the first American woman
Thank you Nicki for sharing this. After a stormy night, the real treasure at the end of the rainbow 😉 at Erie Community Library
We happy to announce the selection of our 2018 Writer in Residence, Julia McSherry. The book she will be working on during her residency is a combination memoir/cookbook, titled Catch and Devour, about her relocation from New Orleans to Greeley after Hurricane Katrina. Congratulations, Julia! Click below to learn more. 2018 Writer in Residence Has Been Selected - High Plains Library District
Another grrrreat turnout for our final Farm Friends Storytime at Riverside Library and Cultural Center 🐶