The High Plains and Clearview library districts have been hard at working planning programs and activities for adults, teens and children of all ages. Check out these free upcoming events and activities for all members of the family.
Check out this list of library events for the week of June 13-19, 2021
Clearview Library District
Storytime with ASL with Miss Christy is scheduled for 10 a.m. Sunday, June 13 online. The event is open to children ages 6 and under and includes stories and a lesson on different words using American Sign Language. For more information, go to https://bit.ly/3iqHL6H.
The bookmobile is scheduled for a stop 3 p.m. Monday, June 14 at Founders Green Park, 1201 Grand Ave., Windsor. Come check out the different materials the bookmobile has to offer.
The Teen Cooking Challenge: Watermelon Syrup and Ice Cream will take place at 4:30 p.m. June 14 at the Windsor History Museum at 100 N. 5th St. The event is open to teens ages 12-18. Masks and social distancing are required. For more information, or to register for the event, go to https://bit.ly/3pvNBVR.
Gather the little ones and head over to the Severance Town Hall for Stories in Severance at 10 a.m. Tuesday, June 15 at 3 Timber Ridge Parkway. The event is geared toward children ages 2-6 and their parents or guardians. The interactive event will feature bubbles, stories, songs and a take-and-make craft. Registration is required and can be done by going to https://bit.ly/3uV523q.
The bookmobile is scheduled for a stop 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 16 at Promontory Community Park, 103rd Avenue and 13th Street, in Greeley. Come check out the different materials the bookmobile has to offer.
Business owners or people interested in starting a business will benefit from the Strictly Business: Reviews Matter program at 3 p.m. June 16 online. The program will teach viewers about the importance of reviews and how to boost their online reputation. The program is open to adults ages 18 and older. Registration is required. For more information, go to https://bit.ly/3iltmbT.
Adults and children of all ages are invited to the Rec and Tech event at 3 p.m. Friday, June 18 at Overlook Park, 10007 County Road 72, Windsor. The event will include lawn games, tech toys and the opportunity to fly a drone. No registration is required; just come out and have fun. For more information, go to https://bit.ly/2RrIQjA.
Ask a Vet Tech is scheduled to take place 4 p.m. June 18 online. Children ages 6-9 are invited to tune in and ask questions about how to best take care of their pet, learn what vet techs do and make a pet craft. Registration is required. For more information, go to https://bit.ly/3z0L2zD.
High Plains Library District
Writers looking to mingle with other writers and share their work are invited to attend the Writer’s Group at 7 p.m. Sunday, June 13 online. The group is open to adults ages 18 and older of all skill levels and genres. Everyone is welcome to attend and share their work and provide feedback to other members. Registration is required and can be done by going to https://bit.ly/3gbYLuF.
The YES!sparks take-n-make Binary Beads kits will be available for pick up Monday, June 14 at the Farr Regional Library, 1939 61st St., Greeley. The kits are geared toward kids ages 8-12 and will include all the supplies needed to learn how to write binary numbers and make beaded projects. Registration is required for each kit, and quantities are limited. For more information, go to https://bit.ly/3uWGffh.
Do you have a legal question but don’t know where to turn for help? Then check out the Free Virtual Legal Self-Help Clinic at 3:30 p.m. June 14 over the phone. Volunteer attorneys will be available to answer participants’ questions, help fill out forms and explain various procedures in regard to certain legal issues. Appointments are 15 minutes each. Anyone interested in scheduling an appointment can call (888) 861-7323. For more information, go to https://bit.ly/3gtHXQf.
The Make Your Own Website program is set for 10 a.m. Tuesday, June 15 online. The program will take viewers step by step through the process of creating their own website using Weebly. The program is great for businesses owners, people looking to start a blog site or nonprofits wanting to expand their reach into the community. Registration is required. The program is open to adults ages 18 and older. For more information, go to https://bit.ly/3z9lCQ8.
Poetry lovers of all ages are invited to attend the Eaton Library Virtual Poetry Playdate at 3:30 p.m. June 15 online. Library staff will present a brief introduction to a specific form of poetry and share a few examples. Viewers can then share some of their work with the group. For more information, go to https://bit.ly/2SfGm8f.
The Farr Regional Library is hosting Outdoor Storytime: Things that Move at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, June 16 at 1939 61st St., Greeley. The program will include books, songs, rhymes and more. The event is open to children ages 6 and under and their parents and guardians. Registration is required. For more information, go to https://bit.ly/34Vfj4R.
Are you planning for retirement or already retired? Learn how to make the most of your financial options at Money Matters: Making the Golden Years Golden at 6 p.m. June 16 online. The event is open to adults ages 18 and older and will include discussion of how to identify priorities, build a retirement plan and more. Registration is required and can be done by going to https://bit.ly/2T71Cx1.
Join the Riverside Library and Cultural Center at 9:30 a.m Thursday, June 17 at 3700 Golden St., Evans, for an outdoor storytime. The event, open to children ages 6 and under, will include stories, singing, dancing and more. Registration is required. For more information, go to https://bit.ly/3z9rSay.
The LGBTQ+ Panel is scheduled for 6 p.m Friday, June 18 online. The panel will discuss the different terminologies used in the LGBQT+ community, offer advice, share experiences and more for all community members. Registration is required and can be done by going to https://bit.ly/2ShLNDH.