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Ogden Valley Library

Ogden Valley Library

WEBER COUNTY LIBRARY – OGDEN VALLEY BRANCH

 

Ogden Valley Library

Huntsville Town is fortunate to have the Weber County Library – Ogden Valley Branch, located in the downtown area of Huntsville:

131 South 7400 East, Huntsville, Utah 84317-9309
Location Map
Phone: (801) 337-2660
Fax: (801) 745-2221
Website (hours, calendar, resources)

The Ogden Valley Branch Library and David Eccles Community Center was dedicated and opened in October 1995.  This 19,600 square foot building was built on land donated by Huntsville Town.  The community center has a 150 seat auditorium, large community room with full kitchen facilities, two smaller public meeting rooms, and an outdoor garden with a presentation area.  The library houses approximately 45,000 items and two public computer centers.

The facility also houses an art gallery with exhibit space for paintings and other works of art.

 

Weber County Library has digital access for everyone! 

 

Although Weber County Library System operations have been altered in response to COVID-19, the Library System is still at your fingertips – anytime, anywhere. Borrow eBooks, eAudiobooks, eMagazines, download music, and stream movies from our digital collection. The Library digital collection features materials for people of all ages and are easily downloaded to a wide variety of devices. Access to these materials is free to anyone with a Weber County Library card.

For those who do not yet have a library card, librarians are standing by, ready to sign people up by phone. Call to get your card and start reading, listening, and watching.

 

Phone Number to Call for a Library Card
801-337-2673

Librarians are also available by phone to assist with downloading questions.
Phone Number to Call for Download Help
801-337-2671

Telephone Service Hours:
Monday – Thursday, 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Friday & Saturday, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Sunday, 1-5 p.m.

Visit our website to browse digital resources and receive updated COVID-19 information.

New Service: Book Bundles

Parents and caregivers, there is a new way to get quick access to reading materials for children ages 0-12 years old. Call your library location and let staff know the reading level and topic your child is interested in, and they will do the rest. Book Bundles also include resources to help you teach your student. Books in both English and Spanish are available.

 

Staff will notify you when your bundle of 5-10 books is ready. At check out, each book in the Bundle will be placed on your account, but items can be returned separately at any of the five Weber County Libraries.

 

For more information or to start your bundle, call your Weber County Library location:

 

Main Library                          801-337-2639

North Branch                         801-337-2652

Ogden Valley Branch           801-337-2660

Pleasant Valley Branch        801-337-2693

Southwest Branch                801-337-2674

At Our Libraries

March Madness 2021: Book Tournament

March 1-31

All Locations

All ages. Visit the Library to vote for your favorite books as they go head-to-head for the honor of Best Book of the Year. Which book will reign victorious, and which books will experience the agony of defeat?

Live Long and Prosper Day

Fri, Mar 26, operating hours

All Locations

Ages 18 and older. Explore ways to live a happier, healthier, and more prosperous life through the Vulcan blessing, “Live long and prosper.” Visit the reference desk at any Library location to test your Star Trek knowledge and enter a raffle for prizes.

Virtual Programs

Check out Weber County Library’s virtual programming content! New videos are shared online and via the Library’s Facebook page. To watch the latest videos, visit: https://www.weberpl.org

Craft at Home: Tile Planters

Video Available: Mon, Mar 1, 1:00 p.m.

Ages 16 and older. Learn to make tile planters that you can use for spring seedlings, succulents, or an herb garden. These tile cubes are great for holding office or bathroom supplies too. Get your kit at any Weber County Library while supplies last. The instructional video can be found at: https://vimeo.com/showcase/wclcrafting

Art at Home: The Grid Method

Video Available: Wed, Mar 17, 1:00 p.m.

All ages. Watch this simple tutorial on how to use the grid method to help you create photo-realistic sketches or paintings. The instructional video can be found at: https://vimeo.com/showcase/wclartathome

Cuentos en Español

Un programa en español con historias y canciones para toda la familia.

Novel Teen BookTalks

Get reading recommendations just for teens from Weber County Library staff.

Silly Storytime

Weekly video program with stories and songs for preschool children.

STEAM Stream

Explore STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art and math) concepts.

Storytime for Littles

Weekly video program with stories and songs for babies, toddlers and their caregivers.

Zoom Programs

These programs are offered through Zoom and require registration, an internet connection, and a Zoom-capable device.

Dungeons & Dragons

Wednesdays and Thursdays, 6:00 p.m.  |  Register: 801-337-2660

Ages 12-18. All skill levels are invited to play a Library-hosted Dungeons & Dragons session via Zoom.

Learn to Play Dungeons and Dragons

Mon, Mar 8, 6:00 p.m.  |  Register: 801-337-2660

Ages 12-18. Learn to play this popular, social storytelling game, including the basics of character creation, rules, and what you need to get started. Bring your questions and be ready to learn about this immersive experience.

Watercolor Fashion Design

Tue, Mar 9, 1:00 p.m.  |  Register: 801-337-2691

Ages 16 and older. Use watercolors to design clothing inspired by your everyday surroundings. An introduction to materials and techniques will be covered for those new to watercolor painting. Get your kit at Pleasant Valley Branch while supplies last.

Among Us

Tue, Mar 9, 7:00 p.m. & Tue, Mar 23, 7:00 p.m.  |  Register: 801-337-2660

Ages 8-18. Bring your wits and join us for a game of Among Us. As you work to prepare your ship for launch, an impostor is set on sabotaging the mission, but that impostor could be you!

Citizenship

Beginning Wed, Mar 10, 7:00 p.m.  |  Register: 801-337-2632

Ages 18 and older. This nine-week course is open to everyone interested in preparing for their citizenship test.

Teen Drawing

Wed, Mar 10, 4:00 p.m. & Wed, Mar 17, 4:00 p.m.  |  Register: 801-337-2639

Ages 12-18. Learn illustration fundamentals that will boost your skills to the next level.

Snapshot Flash Fiction

Thu, Mar 11, 1:00 p.m.  |  Register: 801-337-2691

Ages 18 and older. Every family photo tells a story. Explore the medium of flash fiction, or very short stories, using a cherished family snapshot or a mysterious found photo. Bring your chosen image to the meeting to get started in this genre.

The 5 W’s of Cooking: Why the Cookie Crumbles

Thu, Mar 18, 7:00 p.m.  |  Register: 801-337-2670

Ages 18 and older. Dive into a monthly exploration of food, science, and Library resources based on the five W’s: Who, What, When, Where, and Why. Live demonstrations paired with a review of helpful materials provide food for thought for cooks and bakers of all levels. Why do some recipes succeed and others fail? Find out what’s happening in the oven and why.

Teen Trivia: Marvel Movies

Tue, Mar 23, 7:00 p.m.  |  Register: 80-337-2639

Ages 12-18. Join us for a night of Marvel movie trivia, a game night perfect for superhero fanatics and comic book newbies alike.

Ogden Memories

Thu, Mar 25, 1:00 p.m.  |  Register: 801-337-2691

All ages. Swap and share stories of Ogden’s fabulous past. If you are interested in local history, or have fun memories of bygone days in Ogden, you’ll want to join community partners such as Museums at Union Station and Weber County Heritage Foundation for this monthly, multigenerational conversation.

Zoom Book Discussions

All book discussions will be held via Zoom. Limited free copies of the book will be available at noted locations; ask your librarian how to sign up or register online: https://www.weberpl.lib.ut.us/discover/grown-ups-corner/

State of Fear by Michael Crichton

Wed, Mar 3, 7:00 p.m.  |  Ogden Valley Branch  |  Register: 801-337-2660

In Paris, a physicist dies after performing a laboratory experiment for a beautiful visitor. In the jungles of Malaysia, a mysterious buyer purchases deadly cavitation technology, built to his specifications. In Vancouver, a small research submarine is leased for use in the waters off New Guinea. And in Tokyo, an intelligence agent tries to understand what it all means. Thus, begins this exciting and provocative technothriller.

Gallery Artists

Meri Decaria  |  Acrylic Paintings

March 1-April 30, Lorna Wattis Swanson Gallery at Ogden Valley Branch

Artist Bio:

Meri Decaria is the director and curator at the Phillips Gallery in Salt Lake City, Utah. Decaria’s involvement in the visual arts community consists of several commissions and collaborative projects. Her commissioned work includes three public murals in the downtown Salt Lake City area, as well as several group exhibits.