Events taking place at Clearview and High Plains library districts; Loveland Public Library for the week of May 14-20, 2022

The High Plains and Clearview library districts as well as the Loveland Public Library offer a variety of programs and activities for all ages.

Check out this list of library events for the week of May 14-20, 2022.

Clearview Library

Start the week off on the right foot by picking up some reading materials at the bookmobile when it makes a stop at 3 pm Monday at Founders Green Park, 1201 Grand Ave., Windsor. All ages are invited to come and check out what that bookmobile has to offer.

The PAWS for Reading program has openings at 3: 45-4: 15 Monday at the library located at 720 3rd St. in Windsor. The program pairs youngsters with a licensed therapy dog ​​and its owner for some reading practice. Registration is required to attend and can be done by going to https://bit.ly/3kRDnO7.

The bookmobile will be in Severance at 9:30 am Tuesday at the Blue Spruce Park, 103 Blue Spruce Drive. Community members of all ages are welcome to come and check out what the bookmobile has to offer.

Storytime and a Craft is scheduled for 10:45 am Tuesday at Blue Spruce Park, 104 Blue Spruce Drive, Severance. Children of all ages and their parents are invited to join Miss Nancy for stories, songs, rhymes and a craft in the park. Registration is required to attend and can be done by going to https://bit.ly/3FtnIOu.

Head over to RainDance at 5:30 pm Wednesday to catch the bookmobile when it stops at Cherry Creek Park at Heirloom Drive in Windsor. All ages are welcome to come out and see what the bookmobile has to offer.

Teens ages 12-18 are invited to take part in Teen Craft-a-Thon: Succulent Plants at 6 pm Thursday in the large meeting room at the library, 720 3rd St., Windsor. Participants will plant their own succulents to take home as well as learn how to take care of the unique plants. Registration is required and can be done by going to https://bit.ly/3vYjjQp.

Adults, teens and children of all ages are invited to come and see what the bookmobile has to offer when it makes a stop at 6 pm Thursday at Overlook Park, 10007 County Road 72, Severance.

Enjoy books, rhymes, songs and more with your little ones at Babies and Books, set for 9:30 am Friday at the library, 720 3rd St., Windsor. The program is designed for children from birth to 18-months and their parent or guardian. Older siblings are welcome to attend as well. Registration is required to participate in the event. For more information, go to https://bit.ly/3wpBuhc.

High Plains Library

Family Fun Saturday at Lincoln Park is scheduled for 2 pm at 1012 11th St. in Greeley. The event is open to adults, teens and children of all ages and will include a variety of projects and activities as well as the opportunity to tour the library and get a library card. Registration is not required to attend. For more information, go to https://bit.ly/3PaFquG.

Take an online adventure with the Eaton Library at Spaceship Artemis at 6 pm Saturday online. Players of all ages are welcome to participate in being part of the Lone Howler spaceship and the adventures it will go on. Registration is required. For more information, go to https://bit.ly/3kWbHb5.

Join the Glenn A. Jones MD Memorial Library for a storytime at 10 am Monday at 400 S. Parish Ave., Johnstown. Children age 5 and younger and their parent or guardian can take part in stories, songs, plays, rhymes and a craft. Registration is not required to attend. For more information, go to https://bit.ly/39RCkvr.

Homeschool Hangout welcomes middle and high schoolers from all types of learning environments the opportunity to socialize from 3: 30-5 pm Monday at the Farr Regional Library, 1939 61st Ave., Greeley. Teens can take part in games, crafts, movies and more at the event. Registration is not required. For more information, contact Olivia at (888) 861-7323.

Youth Ukulele lessons will be offered at 4:30 pm Monday at the Centennial Park Library, 2227 23rd Ave., Greeley. Kids ages 8-18 enrolled in the program will learn the basics of strumming, chords and rhythm on ukuleles provided by the library. Registration is required to attend and can be done by going to https://bit.ly/3N6RBqE.

Riverside Twinkle Babies is set for 9:30 am Tuesday at the Riverside Library and Cultural Center, 3700 Golden St., Evans. Little ones from birth to 2 years and their parent or guardian can enjoy songs, stories and bonding time during the event. Registration is not required to attend. For more information, go to https://bit.ly/3w1PyhK.

Adults age 18 and older who enjoy crochet or knitting are welcome to attend the Eaton Library Yarn Yakkers at 1 pm at 132 Maple Ave. to socialize and share their projects. All levels of crocheters and knitters are welcome to attend the group and registration is not required to participate. For more information, call the library at (970) 454-2189.

Registration is open for the Introduction to Microsoft Word class, scheduled for 2 pm Tuesday online. Adults age 18 and older enrolled in the class will learn format text, copying, cutting and pasting and more. Registration is required and can be done by going to https://bit.ly/39c7r4g.

The bookmobile is scheduled to make a stop at 9:30 am Wednesday at Prairie School, 42315 Weld County Road, New Raymer. All ages are invited to come and check out what the bookmobile has to offer.

Children ages 3 and older are invited to view Storytime at Home at 9:30 am Wednesday online. The fun and interactive program will include books, songs and rhymes. Registration is required to get the link to the online program. For more information, or to register, go to https://bit.ly/3Nn7IAz.

Do you want to research your family tree but don’t know where to start? Then attend the Genealogy Drop-In event from 10 am to noon Wednesday at the Carbon Valley Regional Library, 7 Park Ave., Firestone. A professional genealogist will be onsite for a one-on-one consultation. Registration is not required to attend. For more information, contact Talia at (888) 861-7323.

Lincoln Park Family Story Time is scheduled for 10 am Wednesday at 1012 11th St., Greeley. Families with children of all ages are welcome to attend the event and share stories, books, songs and rhymes together as well as explore what the library has to offer. Registration is not required. For more information, contact Keri at (888) 861-7323.

Hour of Code: Game Creation is set for 4 p..m. Wednesday at the Kersey Library, 332 3rd St. Teens ages 12-18 will learn how to create a mini game using JavaScript. Registration is required to participate in the program. For more information, go to https://bit.ly/3snCDnV.

Registration is open for Centennial Park Family Storytime at 9:30 am Thursday at 2227 23rd Ave., Greeley. Families with little ones can enjoy reading books, performing plays, taking part in activities and movement together. For more information, or to register, go to https://bit.ly/3w1T77C.

Adults and teens are invited to sign up for Intro to Computers at 10 am Thursday at the Centennial Park Library, 2227 23rd Ave., Greeley. The class will teach attendees the basic operations of computers including booting up, shutting down, navigating windows and opening and closing programs. For more information, or to register, go to https://bit.ly/3l0ZPEs.

Join the Eaton Library at 2 pm Thursday at 132 Maple Ave. to practice your Spanish or English speaking skills with others. The program is offered in-person or online and will allow attendees to chat with each other in a welcoming and comfortable environment. Registration is not required for in-person attendance, however, for online attendance, contact the library at (970) 454-2189 to receive the link.

Teens are invited to hang out with their friends while working on volunteer projects at the Create n ‘Donate event set for 4 pm Thursday at the Riverside Library and Cultural Center, 3700 Golden St., Evans. Participants can make handmade projects, like blankets or a cat scratching hanger, that will be donated to community organizations. Registration is required to attend. For more information, go to https://bit.ly/38oE12S.

Enjoy storytime with your toddler at 10 am Friday at the Glenn A. Jones MD Memorial Library, 400 S. Parish Ave., Johnstown. The program will include age appropriate books, interactive playtime and crafts for toddlers and their parent or guardian. Registration is not required to attend. For more information, contact the library at (970) 587-2459.

Kids ages 6-11 are invited to have some fun with the Eaton Library’s outdoor games from 11 am to noon Friday at 132 Maple Ave. Games will be set out on the library’s front lawn for kids to play with. Registration is not required. For more information, contact the library at (970) 454-2189.

Loveland Public Library

All Ages Virtual Storytime will begin at 10 am Monday on the library’s YouTube channel and Facebook page. The program is geared toward children of all ages and is designed to foster interest in reading and literacy. Registration is not required to view the program. For more information, go to https://bit.ly/3N5evi1.

Teens ages 12-17 are invited to learn the art of macramé at 4:30 pm Monday at the library, 300 N. Adams Ave. Participants will make their own wall art using cord, a wooden dowel and knots during the event. Registration is not required to attend and all supplies will be provided. For more information, call the library at (970) 965-2665.

The Needle and Fiber Arts Group is scheduled to meet at 1 pm .. Tuesday at the Beet Education Art Center, 201 E. 5th St., Loveland. Participants can work on a current project or learn a new one. Members must bring their own supplies for the project they want to work on. Registration is not required to attend. For more information, go to https://bit.ly/3L7xbvX.

Are you an adult who wants to enhance your computer skills? Then sign up for Word 101 at 6:30 pm Tuesday online. The class will cover a variety of topics including applying formats, arranging the Word workspace, navigating within a document and creating documents. Registration can be done by going to https://bit.ly/3N4cmmz.

Preschool storytime will take place at 11 am Wednesday at the library located at 300 N. Adams Ave. The event will feature books, songs and activities for children ages 3-5 and their caregivers. Registration is not required but space will be limited to a first come / first serve basis. For more information, go to https://bit.ly/39SUcWL.

Dementia Together is hosting a Memory Café at 1 pm Wednesday in the Gertrude Scott Meeting Room at the library, 300 N. Adams Ave. The event is open to adults age 18 and older who have mild to moderate cognitive impairments and their caregivers or partners. Attendees can take part in games, socializing, music and more. Registration is not required to attend. For more information, go to https://bit.ly/396GaQT.

Teens ages 11-17 can learn the ins and outs of the game, Dungeons and Dragons, at 4:30 pm Thursday at 300 N. Adams Ave. The role-playing game is designed to foster cooperative play and imagination as players encounter foes and challenges. Registration is not required and the event is open to all levels of players. For more information, go to https://bit.ly/3M2hsjm.

The Library Board is scheduled to meet at 5 pm Thursday in the Library Board Room at 300 N. Adams Ave. All ages of community members are invited to attend the meeting to learn about upcoming programs, events and to voice their concerns and suggestions. Registration is not required and a copy of the meeting agenda can be found by going to https://bit.ly/3FylFss.

Y is for Yoga Storytime at 10 am Friday at the library, 300 N. Adams Ave. and will partner books, songs and rhymes with exercise for children ages 3-6 and their parent or caregiver. Participants will need to bring their own mats and water bottles. Space will be limited to first come / first serve. For more information, go to https://bit.ly/3L3RLgV.

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