Registration for the Firestone Art and Music Show closes tomorrow! Art & Music | Firestone, CO - Official Website
The new Beautiful Boy trailer is out. What do you think? Come see David Sheff in Greeley November 4. Learn more here: http://bit.ly/2OwEelz ‘Beautiful Boy’: See Steve Carell, Timothee Chalamet in New Addiction Drama TrailerMaura Tierney, Amy Ryan co-star in director Felix van Groeningen’s Amazon film
It's that day of the year again! Don't be hornswaggled like some squffy piece of shark bait. The people's shanty-o'-learnin' be savvy to yer affliction. We offer the fabled Tongues o' the Mango Fruit. Translation: Do not be caught unawares. The public library understands. We offer Mango Languages. 60 languages (including pirate) at your fingertips here: http://bit.ly/2OBjc5b Yo, ho, ho! International Talk Like a Pirate Day is upon us!Happy International
It's Read an Ebook Day! #ebooklove If you haven't explored our Ebook selection yet, you can find out more about Hoopla, Overdrive, and Libby here: http://bit.ly/2OzZI0Z[fb_vid id="265508074300451"]Happy Read an Ebook Day! 🧙♂️✨📚😇 🤗 Readers: Share how you are celebrating by using #ebooklove for a chance to win a Kobo aura ONE. 🤗 Libraries: Share how you are celebrating by using #ebooklove for a chance to win $500 in content credit
Thank you to all of our sponsors and golfers for coming out on Friday to support the High Plains Library District Foundation and Kiwanis Club of the Rockies at the 2018 Links for Literacy!
"I didn't think the problem could get worse," David admits. "But it's gotten worse and worse and worse to the point that suddenly, overdose is the number-one killer of people under fifty in this country." Buy tickets for David Sheff here: http://bit.ly/2O7KlfN How Addiction Nearly Killed One Famous Dad's Beautiful BoyThe number of deaths in Colorado related to heroin and other opioids have skyrocketed of late, with the recent fatal
So happy to share one of our very own, Micaela Sanchez was awarded Colorado Librarian of the Year! #CALCON2018
Libraries have this same thing. We call them "Librarians" 😉 Still, great video The Verge.Did you know the last Blockbuster in America is in Bend, Oregon? In 2004, the company went from over 9,000 locations worldwide to exactly one in America. But...
"After the credits finished rolling for “Beautiful Boy,” a moving portrait of familial love in the face of addiction, the Toronto International Film Festival audience at the Elgin Theater predictably went nuts when Timothée Chalamet came on stage. Steve Carell, who plays Chalamet’s father in the film, received warm applause too. But the biggest ovation came when the real-life subjects of the movie, David and Nic Sheff, arrived." Buy tickets
Have you seen the trailer for Beautiful Boy yet? The movie, based on our Signature Author, David Sheff, author will be out in theaters next month and is already wowing the film festival crowds 🙂 Join us November 4 to hear David and participate in our symposium. Purchase tickets here: http://bit.ly/2O7KlfN #HPLDbeautifulboy[fb_vid id="2048645958738125"]Watch the official trailer for Beautiful Boy, starring Steve Carell, Timothée Chalamet, Maura Tierney and Amy Ryan. In
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Neil Gaiman and Chris Riddell on why we need libraries – an essay in picturesTwo great champions of reading for pleasure return to remind us that it really is an important thing to do – and that libraries create literate citizens
Looking or know someone looking for a job? The library is meow hiring. Check out our open positions linked below. We even have some great entry-level page positions at Carbon Valley Regional Library :) High Plains Library District Job Openings - High Plains Library DistrictBelow is a list of current job openings at High Plains Library District. Please click on an opening in the list to view details and apply.
"This is something we have to have conversations about." Check out this groundbreaking peer navigator program at Denver Public Library addressing drugs and homelessness. Join our conversion November 4. Event info here: http://bit.ly/2Lu2enL #HPLDBeautifulBoy In Denver, Fighting Homelessness at the LibraryCuica Montoya knows first-hand how a drug addiction can turn your life upside down. She lost her career and her house and experienced homelessness for three years. Following a stint
We hope to see you at Lincoln Park this afternoon from 2-7 for International Overdose Awareness Day! North Colorado Health Alliance is hosting great speakers, music, and food. Participate in a Naloxone training and family activities. Come remember those we have lost to overdose and learn what you can do to help! #HPLDbeautifulboy
Libraries and the opioid crisis. This isn’t a new topic for libraries, just one that keeps reaching new heights as addiction to opioids, meth and other drugs sweep the nation. #OverdoseAwarenessDay Join us this for our symposium and presentation by David Sheff this November to gain more insight and help change attitudes: http://bit.ly/2Lu2enL A Surge In Meth Use In Colorado Complicates Opioid Recovery
Did you see our HPLD Foundation's Writer in Residence featured in #Greality magazine? Read Julia McSherry's story on page 18 :) #slowfood Greeley Tribune Special Sections
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Starting August 27th, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (US) & Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (CA) ebook will be available for simultaneous lending for two weeks at your local library: http://bit.ly/2nCZwSEStarting August 27th, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (US) & Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (CA) ebook will be available for simultaneous lending for two weeks at your local library: http://bit.ly/2nCZwSE