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The Library is open Mondays 10am – 7pm and Tuesdays through Saturdays 10am – 5:30pm

Print jobs can be emailed to print@lvpl.org.  You can also bring items to copy, scan, or fax in-person.


Current and upcoming events:


Screenwriting Fundamentals with Writer/Director Stacy Arnold-Strider

Learn screenwriting with a Hollywood and indie cinema writer/director! Tuesdays, June 21 thru August 30, 10am – Noon Join writer/director Stacy Arnold-Strider for fun and inciteful discussion about writing for film and developing your own screenplay. Arnold-Strider will break-down the screenwriting process, ...
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POSTPONED! – Summer Reading Program Week 2

Sorry, folks! We've had to postpone this week's Summer Reading Program activity.  We will return on Wednesday, June 15. See you then! ...
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Oldies but Goodies – King of Hearts

Huajatolla Heritage Foundation, through a generous grant from Colorado Humanities, and La Veta Public Library will host a showing of the classic "King of Hearts" at the Library on Wednesday, June 8th, at 2pm ...
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NEW DATE! Field of Dreams and Shoeless Joe

A two-part book and movie club! We will watch the Costner classic "Field of Dreams" and then read and discuss the book it's based on: "Shoeless Joe" by WP Kinsella. Movie on Thursday, May 26, 2pm at the Library. Book ...
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Award Winning Author Randi Samuelson

Award winning author Randi Samuelson will share stories of Colorado as featured in her recent book "The Bad Old Days of Colorado: Untold stories of the Wild West" Thursday, May 19, 2pm at the Library ...
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Return to Notre Dame

Notre Dame Three Years Later Thursday, May 12, 2pm at La Veta Library.   In April 2019 Notre Dame cathedral burned.  For the past three years experts and craftspeople from around the world have been working to stabilize, preserve, and ...
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“Bless Me, Ultima” Book Club

Two Peaks One Book Join us as we explore "Bless Me, Ultima" by Rudolfo Anaya, through new perspectives at the La Veta Library. FIRST SESSION: AVA ARCHULETA CLARK"HERBS & EARTH MEDICINE" MAY 4TH 2PM SECOND SESSION: BOB HETTENHAUSENMOVIE SHOWING & ...
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Timna Valley Archeological Dig with David Steffan

THURSDAY, MAY 5, 2022 AT 2 PM David Steffan presents a fascinating recount of his experiences on the 2020 Tel Aviv University archeological dig at Timna Valley in Jerusalem. Exciting information about evidence of copper mines dating back to the ...
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Learn Origami and Meditation

Learn the art of origami crane folding led by Veronica Marino, followed by a guided Peace Meditation with Laura Bedford. Thursday, April 28, 2pm. Refreshments provided ...
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Movie Matinee: “The Way”

Thursday, April 21 at 2:00 pm "The Way" is a powerful and inspirational story about family, friends, and the challenges we face while navigating this ever-changing and complicated world. Martin Sheen plays Tom, who comes to St. Jean Pied de ...
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Email: info@lvpl.org       Phone: 719-742-3572

310 S Main St
PO Box 28
La Veta, CO 81055