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High Plains Library District Hosts Community Training: Compassionate Communication for Problematic Behavior

(Greeley– June, 2018) –  Homelessness is a growing concern in many communities – especially ones experiencing rapid growth. With growth comes the unintended consequence of a limited affordable housing and fewer jobs. The community impact translates to an increase in homeless and/or transient populations. Understating how to work with these populations is critical to the […]

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High Plains Library District Announces 2018 Writer in Residence

(Greeley– May, 2018) – Libraries have become extraordinary places for community engagement; a place to connect, learn, gather and flourish. High Plains Library District (HPLD) and the High Plains Library District Foundation are deeply committed to supporting local creatives by becoming a community incubator. Now in its third year, the Writer in Residence program will […]

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Special Tax Forms Announcement

It has recently come to our attention that tax forms distributed throughout High Plains Library District are out of date and do not reflect legislation extending certain benefits. As of February 22, 2018, 1040 instructions have been revised and reissued to include the following tax benefits: Tuition fees and deductions Deduction for mortgage insurance premiums Residential […]

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Executive Director Appointed

(Greeley– February 2018) –  The High Plains Library District Board has appointed Dr. Matthew Hortt as the new Executive Director. “Dr. Hortt brings with him a wealth of knowledge and experience. His aptitude for public libraries will strengthen the High Plains Library District and enhance service to our community,” said Ken Poncelow, Chairman of the […]

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