Library

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 Ogden Valley Branch

At Our Libraries

Suncatcher

January 1-31

All Locations

Ages 5-18. Visit the Library during the chilly month of January to catch a little sunshine. Pick up a supply kit from the Youth Services desk to take home and make your own suncatcher.

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: Woven Wall Art

Video Available: Fri, Jan 1, 1:00 p.m.

Join in as we make gorgeous woven wall art. These free-form yarn hangings are easy to make and add a pop of color to any home décor. The instructional video can be found at: https://vimeo.com/showcase/wclcrafting

Art at Home: Pencil Drawing Tips

Video Available: Wed, Jan 20, 1:00 p.m.

Check out some tips and tricks for creating better art with traditional pencil sketching. 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

Dungeons & Dragons

Wednesdays and Thursdays, 6:00-8:00 p.m.  |  Register: 801-337-2660

Ages 12-18. Play a Library-hosted Dungeons & Dragons session via Zoom; a computer and an email address are required.

Art Rules

Tue, Jan 12, 1:00 p.m.  |  Register: 801-337-2691

Ages 16 and older. Learn the basics about drawing, painting, and creating. An overview of some helpful rules of art will be explored and demonstrated, followed by a discussion of why you may want to break these rules.

Teen Drawing

Wed, Jan 13, 4:00 p.m.  |  Register: 801-337-2639

Ages 12-18. Learn illustration fundamentals that will boost your skills to the next level. This program will be held via Zoom; a computer and an email address are required.

Novelize Your Memoir

Thu, Jan 14, 1:00 p.m.  |  Register: 801-337-2691

Ages 18 and older. Are you interested in novelizing your life story? This program will go over the basics, provide support, and help motivate you.

Teen Thing: Murder Mystery Party

Sat, Jan 30, 2:00 p.m.  |  Register: 801-337-2660

Ages 12-18. Zoom back to 1985 for a Virtual Murder Mystery Party! Be a guest at the release party for the new Koko-Cola beverage, hosted by the unscrupulous CEO Mr. McFly.

Zoom Book Discussion

The Storied Life of A. J. Fikry by Gabrielle Zevin

Wed, Jan 6, 7:00 p.m.  |  Ogden Valley Branch  |  Register: 801-337-2660

Bookstore owner A. J. Fikry’s life is not what he expected: he lives alone, his store is failing, and now his prized possession, a rare collection of Poe poems, has been stolen. Even the books in his store, once sources of solace, now only serve to remind him that the world is passing him by. Then the arrival of a mysterious package gives Fikry the chance to see the world anew and rewrite his own story. This book discussion 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/

Gallery Artists

Trish Painter  |  Mixed Media Painting & Drawing

January 4-February 27, Lorna Wattis Swanson Gallery at Ogden Valley Branch

Artist Bio:

Trish Painter is a local artist from Liberty. She enjoys exploring natural subjects, such as landscapes, animals, and pets. A hobbyist that refined her skills later in life, Painter utilizes a variety of mediums, including pencils, pen, ink, tinted charcoal, and pastels. Painter is an active member of Mountain Arts and Music, a local non-profit that helps promote and organize music and arts activities in Ogden Valley.

 

Logan Iverson  |  Ceramics & Sculpture
January 4-February 27, Lorna Wattis Swanson Gallery at Ogden Valley Branch

Artist Bio:

Logan Iverson is a local ceramicist and sculptor based in Ogden, Utah. Iverson enjoys creating one-of-kind ceramic goods for people who like groovy stuff in their home. He is a figure sculpture by trade and loves to add a sculptural twist to everyday ceramic goods. See more of Iverson’s work on Instagram @iversonceramics