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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

Special Event

Ladybug Roundup

Sat, Apr 24, during operating hours

All Locations

All ages. Stop by any Weber County Library location for a free packet of live ladybugs while supplies last. Pollinators and pest eaters, ladybugs are an excellent addition to any home garden.

At Our Libraries

Earth Day Bug Hunt

April 1-30

Ogden Valley Branch

All ages. Spring has sprung, and the Library has some small visitors! Help us find our insect friends during this month-long scavenger hunt, and receive an Earth Day surprise.

 

Ladybug Antennae

April 1-30
All Locations

Ages 12 and under. Visit your Weber County Library location during April to celebrate Earth Day in style by making your very own ladybug antennae.

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: Keychain Rope Tassels

Video & Kits Available: Thu, Apr 1

Ages 18 and older. Never lose your keys with a colorful and stylish rope tassel keychain. This project can be reimagined into anything from earrings to wall décor. 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

Video Available: Thu, Apr 1

All ages. Everyone can art! These instructional videos show you how: 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.

Teen Thing: Jackbox Games

Tue, Apr 6, 6:00 p.m.  |  Register: 801-337-2660

Ages 12-18. Join us in a virtual game night, featuring popular Jackbox Games like Quiplash 2, Tee K. O., Guesspionage, and Trivia Murder Party. Wit, weirdness, and hijinks are encouraged.

Unique Formats for Writers

Thu, Apr 8, 1:00 p.m.  |  Register: 801-337-2691

Ages 18 and older. Explore unique formats for fiction writing such as typography, text messages, news reports, or poetry. Flex those creative writing muscles to see the new ways your stories could develop.

Learn to Play Dungeons and Dragons

Mon, Apr 12, 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.

Art Class: Watercolor Silhouettes

Tue, Apr 13, 1:00 p.m.  |  Register: 801-337-2691

Ages 16 and older. Make a work of art composed of a watercolor background overlaid with black silhouette. A review of materials and techniques will be covered for those new to watercolor painting. Get your free supply kit at the Pleasant Valley Branch while supplies last.

Teen Drawing

Wed, Apr 14, 4:00-6:00 p.m. & Wed, Apr 21, 4:00-6:00 p.m. | Register: 801-337-2639

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

Ogden Memories

Thu, Apr 22, 1:00 p.m.  |  Register: 801-337-2691

All ages. 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 the Weber County Heritage Foundation for this monthly, multigenerational conversation.

The 5 W’s of Cooking: What’s on the Shelf?

Thu, Apr 22, 7:00 p.m.  |  Register: 801-337-2670

Ages 18 and older. Discuss your favorite cookbooks. Every year the Library adds top rated cookbooks to its extensive collection. We’ll share some of our new finds and a few old favorites. Attend the program and receive 20% off one item at Kitchen Kneads!

National Poetry Month: Virtual Poetry Slam

Tue, Apr 27, 7:00-8:00 p.m.  |  Register: 801-337-2660

Grades K-12. If you are a poet, we want to know it! We invite all students to join our virtual Poetry Slam, share original work, and enjoy seeing the creativity of others over Zoom.

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/

Midnight in Chernobyl by Adam Higginbotham

Wed, Apr 7, 7:00 p.m.  |  Register: 801-337-2660

Books Available at Ogden Valley Branch

One of the 20th century’s greatest disasters is chronicled in this detailed and definitive account of the Chernobyl nuclear power plant explosion. Using interviews, letters, declassified Soviet documents, and a wealth of other primary and secondary source material collected throughout a decade of investigation, journalist Adam Higginbotham pieces together a complex and harrowing account of what went so horribly wrong and how it continues to impact the world today.