Join multi-talented musician Dean Ratzman as he plays trumpet, trombone, piano, and sings--sometimes all at once! His program features swing, big band, '50's, 60's, and 70's jazz, blues, rock and soul hits of great American artists. He spends most of his year performing throughout the United States and has garnered national acclaim opening for the Beach Boys.
David Lee, former Poet Laureate of Utah, takes readers on an entertaining tour of rural southern Utah in his long poem, "Driving and Drinking". Books will be available at the Reference Desk. For more information, call 801-337-2660.
The adventures of Gustave H, a legendary concierge at a famous hotel from the fictional Republic of Zubrowka between the first and second World Wars, and Zero Moustafa, the lobby boy who becomes his most trusted friend.
Weigh anchor and celebrate International Talk like a Pirate Day with the Weber County Library! We will have a special buccaneer on site to tell the whole family about the history and lore of pirates, lead the crowd in a skit, teach you pirate lingo, and have all ye hearties bursting at the seams with laughter. Come in costume for this swashbuckling good time!
Hazel and Gus are two teenagers who share an acerbic wit, a disdain for the conventional, and a love that sweeps them on a journey. Their relationship is all the more miraculous given that Hazel's other constant companion is an oxygen tank, Gus jokes about his prosthetic leg, and they met and fell in love at a cancer support group.
Come and meet Ogden’s newest author! Mild-mannered kindergarten teacher by day and self-proclaimed scribbler by night, Sarah Boucher's inner fairytale junkie takes center stage with the release of her premier novel Becoming Beauty. This inspirational fresh take on a classic fairy tale filled with intrigue, mystery, and romance is sure to charm both young adults and those young at heart. Books will be available for purchase. Don’t miss this opportunity to have the author sign your copy!
The books in this series have been chosen to highlight the harsh realities of people who enter America illegally and to spark a meaningful debate among participants. Groups can meet at 6:30 p.m. to watch supplemental videos and author interviews for additional perspective. Regular book discussions will begin promptly at 7:00 p.m.