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Welcome to La Veta Public Library

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.

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Guide the Future!

The Library Board is a respectful and forward-looking group of community members who work with the Library Director to shape the future of the Library, craft policy, and see great ideas come to life.  If you're interested in contributing to ...
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September 3, 1pm at Cuchara Yacht Club - Singer, Songwriter, and Cowgal Poet Purly Gates will be performing a free Labor Day concert for families and kids to help us celebrate the Cuchara Public Library's second season.  Come celebrate with us ...
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The Year China Re-opened

In 1979 a new Chinese government opened the country to outsiders for the first time in 30 years. Dr Donald Gibbs and his camera were there. On Thursday, July 28 at 1pm, Dr Gibbs, now Emeritus Professor of Chinese Language, ...
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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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Email: info@lvpl.org       Phone: 719-742-3572

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