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High Plains Library District to Host Live Chat with NASA Astronaut

(Colorado– October 9, 2018) –  The High Plains Library District, in collaboration with the Space Science Institute and its National Center for Interactive Learning (NCIL), was recently selected by NASA (through an extremely competitive process) to host a live in-flight education downlink from the International Space Station on October 18th with Colorado’s own NASA astronaut Serena […]

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HPLD Board Opposes Proposition 112 on Colorado’s November Ballot

(Greeley– October, 2018) –  The High Plains Library District Board of Trustees signed a resolution (18-3), unanimously opposing Proposition 112. Proposition 112 mandates a minimum distance for new Oil, Gas, and Fracking projects initiative “The Board’s stance against 112 is directly correlated to the substantial negative impact its passage would have on the District’s ability […]

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Food Drive

(Greeley– October 2018) –  Several northern Colorado libraries have teamed with local Food Banks to help stock food bank shelves in preparation of the holiday season. Participating libraries throughout the High Plains Library District will be offering limited fine/fee forgiveness in conjunction with a food drive to benefit the Weld Food Bank, Erie Community Food […]

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State Recognizes Librarian of the Year from High Plains

(Greeley– September 2018) –  The Colorado Association of Libraries (CAL) awarded one of its most prestigious honors, Librarian of the Year, to Micaela Sanchez of the High Plains Library District. Sanchez was recognized during the Association’s annual conference last week in Loveland for her significant contributions to the High Plains Library District and the library […]

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