Foundation Events and Programs

Events

Join the High Plains Library District Foundation and the Community Grief Center for a special screening of The Art of Racing in the Rain with New York Times Best Selling Author Garth Stein. The Foundation’s 2019 Writer in Residence Laura Brashear will join Stein to discuss the film and how each author writes about grief. Seating is limited for this intimate event.

November 10, 2019  from 5:00 – 8:00 pm

The Kress Cinema & Lounge, 817 8th Avenue, Greeley, Colorado

 

General Admission: $50

Tickets available online August 23

 

What’s included:

5:00 pm – Cocktails and Appetizers in the Fireplace Lounge

5:30 pm – Film introduction and discussion with Garth Stein and Laura Brashear

6:00 pm – Special Showing of The Art of Racing in the Rain

 

All proceeds benefit the HPLD Foundation’s Writer in Residence program and the programs of the Community Grief Center.

To become a sponsor, contact: foundation@highplains.us or (970) 506-8565

Signature Author Series Sponsor Levels

 

Enzo’s Family (exclusive)

Cost: $2,500

Benefits

  • Four VIP tickets to Special Screening of The Art of Racing in the Rain
  • Opportunity to address audience prior to film screening
  • Prominent logo and advertisement (provided by sponsor) displayed on screen prior to film
  • Prominent logo on all marketing materials
  • Prominent website, social media and event recognition

 

Winner’s Circle (2 available)

Cost: $1,500

Benefits

  • Two VIP tickets to Special Screening of The Art of Racing in the Rain
  • Prominent logo display on screen prior to film
  • Prominent logo on all marketing materials
  • Prominent website, social media and event recognition

 

Cock”tail” Hour Sponsor (exclusive)

Cost: $750

Benefits

  • Exclusive alcohol sponsor with prominent logo placement near cocktails/punch
  • Name specialty cocktail or punch created by Kress staff
  • Two VIP tickets to Special Screening of The Art of Racing in the Rain
  • Logo on all marketing materials
  • Website, social media and event recognition

 

Ruff Riders (5 available)

Cost: $500

Benefits

  • Logo and/or name listed on screen prior to film
  • Verbal recognition during event
  • 2 General Admission tickets to Special Screening of The Art of Racing in the Rain

Programs

In addition to fundraising events, the High Plains Library District Foundation provides support for programs such as the Writer in Residence, Links for Literacy, and Technology Donations. These programs allow individualized support to community members and non-profits in addition to preserving the rich history of Northern Colorado.