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Intro to Meditation

Teens: need to de-stress? Learn the essentials of meditation from the Heruka Buddhist Center. A guided breathing meditation and Q&A are included. This program is for Grades 6-12.

June 21: Farr Regional Library, 2-3 pm

June 29: Centennial Park Library, 2-3 pm

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Let's Get Cooking! Healthy Snacks

Learn how to make healthy snacks at home with this hands-on lesson. Each participant will receive an activity handout with recipes to keep. Space is limited at these programs.

June 22: Kersey Library, 2-3:30 pm, Grades K-5. Registration required.

June 29: Greeley Rec Center, 651 10th Ave., Room 102; 1-2:30 pm. Grades 6-12. Registration required.

July 28: Riverside Library, 2-3:30 pm, Grades K-5. Registration required.

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Feel Good Homemade Skin Care

Have fun making your own healthy skin products such as lip balm, skin scrubs, lotion bars and homemade soaps. Take them home for yourself or give them as gifts. This program is for Grades 6-12.

July 6: Greeley Rec Center, 651 10th Ave., Room 102; 1-3 pm

July 12: Riverside Library, 2-3 pm

July 20: Centennial Park Library, 2-3 pm

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Fitness Bingo

This is not your ordinary Bingo game. Our Fitness Bingo game will keep you exercising as you try to get "Five in a Row" and a "Blackout." Prizes will be awarded.

July 5: Carbon Valley Regional Library, 10:30-11:30 am, Grades K-2

July 29: Greeley Rec Center, 651 10th Ave., Room 102; 1-3 pm. Grades K-5

Summer Reading Adventure Events

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BMX Freestyle

10 time X-Games veteran and author John Parker will wow the audience with a bicycle freestyle performance! Enjoy spectacular stunts on the ground and in the air. John will also discuss and sign his youth empowering book, Whaddya Want? This performance will take place in the parking lot of the following locations:

June 28: Erie Community Library, 3-4 pm

June 29: Farr Regional Library, 10-11 am

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Independence Day Closure

Carbon Valley Regional, Centennial Park, Erie Community, Farr Regional, Kersey, Lincoln Park and Riverside Libraries, along with District Support Services and Outreach, will be closed on Monday, July 4, for the Independence Day holiday.

MyLibrary Calendar of Events

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Bicycle Bonanza

Join the Firestone Police Department and learn about bicycle safety. Test your skills on the bicycle course. Event will be held in the parking lot. Bring your own bicycle.


June 30: Carbon Valley Regional Library; 10 am-12 pm

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More than Marketing with Amy Tallent

Amy Tallent is the owner of The Tallent Company, LLC where her focus is branding and marketing for small businesses. Amy is passionate about using her skills to better grow the communities she works in. Her favorite part of her work is sharing the “silent stories” in a community. She loves working with business owners and getting to know what drives them, then communicating this to the world. Join us at Centennial Park Library for this series of programs. All programs take place 6:30-7:30 pm. Registration is required.

June 29 - The "B" Word: How to Brand Your Business

August 22 - Websites & SEO- What a Business Needs to Know

October 25 - Creating Killer Content: How to Write Content People will Read

Centennial Park Library Calendar of Events

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Library Mini-Golf

The library is transforming into an epic mini golf course. Each hole will have a surprise theme.

July 1: Carbon Valley Regional Library, 6:30-8:30 pm, Grades 6-12. Registration required.

July 22: Erie Community Library, 6:30-8:30 pm, Grades 6-12. Registration required.

Summer Reading Adventure Events

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Macaroni Soup! Active Music for Kids

Miss Carole and Clarence dish up fun songs and dances for families to join in. This award winning duo from Chicago will have your toes tappin'! You won't want to miss this!'

July 5: Carbon Valley Regional Library, 6:30-7:30 pm

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Martial Arts Workshop

Come join the Colorado Chapter of Modern Arnis to learn authentic martial arts from China and the Philippines! We'll learn self-defense methods from Shaolin Kung Fu, Arnis de Mano and Tai-Chi Chu'an. Learn to develop your body and mind! A signed liability waiver is required for participation. Waivers will be available online or at the library.

July 6: Centennial Park Library, 1-2 pm, Grades K-5. Registration required.

July 6: Centennial Park Library, 2:30-3:30pm, Grades 6-12. Registration required.

July 21: Riverside Library, 2-3pm, Grades K-5. Registration required.

Click here for liability and photo release waivers.

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Meditation for Meltdowns

Join parenting expert and yoga teacher Nicole Schmidt for yoga, meditation, and sensory techniques to learn self-compassion, respond to strong emotions, and strengthen your relationship with your child. For caregivers and children. Please register each individual separately.

July 5: Erie Community Library, 11am-12pm, families. Registration required.

July 19: Erie Community Library, 11am-12pm, families. Registration required.

Summer Reading Adventure Events

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Miniature Zen Gardens

Make a peaceful miniature Zen garden out of simple materials. These programs are limited to first 15 participants; Grades 6-12.

July 5: Riverside Library, 2-3 pm.

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Mother Goose Olympics

Come and jump over the candlestick with us as we compete in Mother Goose themed Olympic games. These programs are for preschoolers and toddlers.

June 22: Farr Regional Library, 10-11 am

June 30: Riverside Library, 9:30-10:30 am

July 18: Erie Community Library, 11:30 am-12:30 pm

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Smoothie Bike

Come ride the Smoothie Bike; make and taste a healthy, delicious smoothie. We will learn about healthy eating and exercise, power the bike and make a craft.

June 30: Erie Community Library, 2-3 pm, Grades 3-5. Registration required.

July 13: Kersey Library, 2-3 pm, Grades K-8. Registration required.

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Outlander Fan Art Contest

Show off your artistic skills as you celebrate Diana Gabaldon's Outlander stories. One winner will be chosen in each of the three categories: Overall Favorite, Most Heartfelt, and Best Background. Express yourself and share your talent with the world.

Submission details: Artwork will be accepted July 18-August 3 at Centennial Park, Farr Regional and Erie Community Libraries.

Artwork Requirements: Art must be flat surface with a maximum size of 17"x22".

Artwork will be displayed at the hosting libraries from August 3-21.

Diana Gabaldon Events

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Yoga with my Omies!

With yoga as the foundation, this class is filled with music and movement. Come play yoga in a lighthearted, fun environment! Participants will gain flexibility and strength of body and mind through age and developmentally appropriate yoga poses, breathing exercises and relaxation techniques.

June 30: Centennial Park Library, 2-2:45 pm, PreK-Grade 5

July 26: Riverside Library, 10:30-11:15, families

July 27: Centennial Park Library, 2-2:45 pm, Grades 6-12

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Zombie Tag

Try to stay alive while zombies chase you in this extreme game of tag. Zombie costumes are encouraged. This program is for Grades 6-12.

July 6: Erie Community Library, 1-2 pm. Registration required.

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Zumba Kids

Zumba Kids is a high energy dance party for kids, featuring world rhythms, games, activities and cultural exploration. Zumba instructor, Amy Ortiz, will break down the easy-to-follow dance steps while incorporating confidence, self-esteem, and creativity. Wear your dancing shoes and let's jam! This program is for Grades 3-5.

June 30: Riverside Library, 2-2:45 pm

July 1: Greeley Rec Center, 651 10th Ave., Room 102; 1-1:45 pm

July 28: Erie Community Library, 2-2:45 pm

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Manage Insect Pests and Diseases in Your Vegetable Garden

Learn to identify hungry insects and fast spreading diseases in your vegetable garden and discover how to eliminate or control these garden problems. Bring a friend to Riverside Library on July 6, 6:00-7:30 pm, and enjoy this Garden Talk with Weld County Master Gardener, Serapio Ayala.

Riverside Library Calendar of Events