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 →

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 →

‘Owhwhe (I’m Reading)

We’re still having some gloriously beautiful fall days as the winter weather sneaks in here and there to remind us of the months to come. Planning for our family gatherings next week over succulent meals, often using food harvested right here in our home gardens and forests. If you are looking for a new recipe to put on the table this year we’ve some extraordinary cookbooks in the 641.2 non-fiction collection here at KYML; or if you go on-line today, go to the library catalogue, search the titles and using your library card number and your name you may order up to three books be sent to you at Hoopa or Willow Creek and the books should be ready for you to pick up this Friday. 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 →

‘Owhwhe: August 25, 2009

We are having beautiful late summer days with sun and warm days with the bookend cool mornings and evenings. These are, next to spring days, my favorite time of year here in the river valleys. Read More →