Huntsville Town is fortunate to have the Weber County Library – Ogden Valley Branch, located in the downtown area of Huntsville:
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.
Tue, Oct 22, 7:00 p.m.
16 and older.
Thu, Oct 24, 7:00 p.m.
Registration required: 801-337-2660
Sleepy Hollow Harvest Party
Sat, Oct 26, 1:00 p.m.
ADULT EVENTS – November 2019
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
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.
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.
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.
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!
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.
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
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.
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.
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.
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.