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Ogden Valley Library

Ogden Valley Library

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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.

 

OCTOBER PROGRAMS

 

Wire Crafts

Tue, Oct 22, 7:00 p.m.

16 and older.

 

Scratch Programming

Thu, Oct 24, 7:00 p.m.

Registration required: 801-337-2660

 

Sleepy Hollow Harvest Party

Sat, Oct 26, 1:00 p.m.

Costumes welcome.

 

ADULT EVENTS – November 2019

 

Community

Magic Show & Open House
Sat, Nov 2        3 – 5 p.m.
Celebrate exciting changes at the Ogden Valley Branch with a magic show and prize giveaway! Families are invited to tour the newly renovated facility and mingle over snacks and crafts. Magician Paul Brewer will top the event with a magic show and give out prizes and books to all attendees. Tours, snacks, and crafts from 3 – 4 p.m. Magic show and prizes from 4 – 5 p.m.

 

Book in a Jar              

November 1-30

Ages 16 and older.  Stop by the front desk and guess which book has been stuffed in a jar.  Prizes are given out to the correct guessers!

 

Senior Lunch Program

Wednesdays    12 p.m.

Senior lunches are served in the Community Room of the Ogden Valley Branch Library every Wednesday at 12:00 p.m.  There is a suggested donation of $3.00 for seniors and a $6.00 charge for patrons 59 and younger.  Please call 801-337-2660 for more information.

 

E-Team

Feeling lost in the growing world of online resources and electronics?   Sign up for one-on-one technology instruction. Beginner instruction is offered on Microsoft Word, Email, Internet, Resumes and eMedia. To sign up for one-on-one 30-minute sessions from the E-Team (24 hours’ notice required), call Clelia at the Ogden Valley Branch at 801-337-2660.

 

Art

Seasonal Cards Craft Night

Tue, Nov 19     7:00 p.m.

Ages 16 and older.  Don’t send boring store holiday cards like everyone else.  Give your friends and family a keepsake to remember the occasion.  We can show you how to cut and craft unique, beautiful cards for every season and occasion. Your friends and family will be impressed! To register, or for more information, call 801-337-2660.

 

Book Discussion in the Valley

My Family and Other Animals by Gerald Durrell

Wed, Nov 6     7:00 p.m.

When the Durrell family tires of the dreary English weather, they escape in an atypical fashion—by selling their home and moving to the sunlit Greek island of Corfu. What follows is a tale of wonderful family chaos sprinkled with puppies, toads, bats, and butterflies.  Books will be available at the reference desk; for more information, call 801-337-2660.

 

Wellness

Zumba
Saturdays        10:00 a.m.
Zumba provides an exhilarating, easy-to-follow, Latin dance fitness program designed to get you in shape while having fun!

 

Yoga
Mondays         6:30 p.m.
Ages 16 and above. Both physical and mental, yoga is a low-impact activity that promotes relaxation, reduces stress, and also provides the same benefits as other forms of exercise.  Regular practice will help increase stamina, improve breathing, and increase general health for a longer, more active life. There will be no class Nov 11.

 

Cinema Saturdays

Saturdays @ 2:00 p.m.

Dumbo                        (PG) 2019                                            Nov 2

Captain Marvel           (PG 13) 2019                                       Nov 9

Frozen                         (PG) 2013                                            Nov 16

The Wizard of Oz         (PG) 1939                                            Nov 23
Toy Story 4                  (G) 2019                                              Nov 30

 

CHILDREN & TEEN EVENTS – November 2019

 

International Games Week

Game Night

Tue, Nov 5, 6:00 p.m.
Ogden Valley Branch

Children and their families are invited to play a variety of board games, card games, and video games.

Science & Technology

Creatures of the Deep

Wed, Nov 6, 2:30 p.m.

Grades K-6.  Dive into this special After School Program celebrating our Weber Reads theme where children will take a tour of the ocean and learn about the amazing creatures we find in the deepest seas.

 

Discover 4-H: Lock Box

Thu, Nov 7, 4:00 p.m.

Grades 3-6. Children can solve puzzles to find clues and crack codes to get to a box full of prizes. To register, or for more information, call 801-337-2660.

 

Teens

Dungeons & Dragons Club
Thu, Nov 7, 6:00p.m.
Ages 12-18. Ancient ruins, deadly dungeons, vicious monsters, and treasures beyond dreams await those adventurers brave enough to trek across uncharted wilds to make their mark and establish their legacy. Players of all skill levels invited.

 

Super Smash Bros. Tournament

Thu, Nov 21, 6:00 p.m.

Ages 12-18. Select your fighter and compete in a Super Smash Bros. tournament! The champion will receive a prize.

 

Books & Stories

Track the Turkey

November 1 - 27

Tom the Turkey is hiding out at the Library! Find Tom and earn a small prize.

 

Great Reads for Kids

Thu, Nov 14, 7:00 p.m.

A book group for kids in grades 3-5. Join us for a fun discussion, activities, and refreshments. The first 10 kids who sign-up will receive their own copy of the book. To register, or for more information, call 801-337-2660.

 

The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame

Follow the escapades of four animal friends, Toad, Mole, Rat, and Badger, who live along a river in the English countryside. When Mr. Toad gets a new motorcar, he gets them all in trouble.

 

Continuous Programs

After School Program

Wednesdays    2:30 p.m.        
Activities exploring STEAM (science, technology, engineering, the arts, and mathematics) for elementary school-aged children. Held during the school year. Younger siblings must be supervised by a caregiver.

 

Discovery Time          

Mondays         10:30 a.m.      

Separate sessions for ages 0-3 and 4-5. Help your child get ready to read with stories, music, and learning activities.

 

Youth Chess Club      
Tuesdays         4:00 p.m.        

Ages 4-18.  Players of all skill levels are invited to learn and play the ultimate intellectual game.  All supplies are provided.