Chalk it up for Books

23-23 Chalk it up for books-Lucky Bear CasinoEach year, the library lends its sidewalk to community artists who are commissioned by sponsors who purchase space on the sidewalk. The library raised $910 this year. The money will be used to purchase items that are not included in their annual budget; books, craft supplies and more. Read More →

Hats off to the Library

The Friends of the Kim Yerton Memorial Library in Hoopa held their annual Chalk it up for Books fundraising event on Saturday, May 4, 2013. Members of the community enjoyed the sunshiny day while they created chalk art on the sidewalk in front of the library. Read More →

Where the Sidewalk Ends, the Art Begins

Drawing on sidewalks isn’t just for kids. Everyone can join in the fun next weekend at the 11th Annual Chalk It Up For Books library fundraiser in Hoopa. Even if drawing isn’t your forte, all are welcome to the much anticipated event. Read More →

Opinions (Gianna Orozco, Friends of the Libraray-Hoopa, Calif.)

On Saturday May 7th, the Friends of the Kim Yerton Memorial Library hosted our 10th Annual Chalk It Up For Books fundraiser. The weather was perfect and we all had a great time. We would like to thank our sponsors and artists: Sally Biggin, the Girl Scouts, Coast Central Credit Union, George Nixon, Familiar Gestures, Laynee Nixon, HCATEP, Lillian Davis, Hoopa Post Office, Blaze Carpenter, Hoopa Forestry, Dawn McCovey, Hoopa Tribal Education, Phil Albers, HY Voc Rehb, Juan Trujillo and Christain Maloney, Ronalda & Danny Jordan, Julia Jackson and Jesse Vasquez, KIDE, Velia Graham, K’ima:w Medical Center, Troy Fletcher, K’ima:w’s Diabetic Program, Monique Sonoque and Ishakaam McConnell, the Summer Reading Club, Lucky Bear Casino, Ryan Colegrove Read More →

Friends of KYML Seeking Help for Upcoming Chalk It Up For Books Event

The Friends of the Kim Yerton Memorial Library are preparing for the 10th annual Chalk It Up For Books Event scheduled for May 7. The Friends are seeking sponsorship for squares, artists to design those squares, and volunteers for the event. Over the past decade, the event has been one of the biggest fundraising events for the library, bringing the community together and providing entertainment to the Klamath-Trinity region. Read More →

Opinions (Friends of the Hoopa Library)

th Annual Chalk It Up For Books on May 8th. The sun was shining, the kids enjoyed their entertainment of Lisa Monet, and Julian Lang brightened the day further with his songs; Thank you, Julian, for filling in for Trinidad when he let you know he couldn’t make it to Hoopa after all. Much appreciation […] Read More →