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Don't miss the Friends of the Piedmont Valley Library Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser on Saturday, September 20 from 5-7 pm at the Piedmont American Legion! Spaghetti meal includes salad, bread, dessert and beverage. $6 per meal or 5 for $25. All proceeds benefit the programs and services of the Piedmont Valley Library.
Photographer Kristi Harper will be showing her work at the Piedmont Valley Library in September and October. Her exhibit includes many western ranching and cowboy photos and beautiful wildlife shots. Kristi Harper and her family moved to South Dakota in 2011. Harper trained at a prestigious wedding studio in New Mexico and gained much experience taking wedding photos in challenging and…
Saturday, September 27 from 9 to noon at the Piedmont Valley Library! This event was a big hit last year. Learn how to create your own personal gifts for Christmas. We'll teach you how to make a personal CD case calendar using your own digital photography; design and make Christmas cards; create a purse or book bag from a real…
August’s Art Exhibit is a holdover of the photography of Carol Valentine and Anne LeChette. Many beautiful photos are framed and available for purchase. View during library hours! For more library news, click here.
Piedmont Valley American Legion Post #311 will be serving breakfasts and dinners during the Rally. Please come and join us for a great meal and great hospitality. You will find us on the frontage road at 101 Pine St., Piedmont. Breakfast will be served from 7 am to noon August 1-9 and dinner will be served from 5 to 8…
Summer Reading Program has ended for this year. If your child missed the final party, bring their Reading Log to the library for a certificate and prizes!  Click HERE for photos from the summer activities.The library would like to thank the following generous donors to our program this year:  Papa John's Pizza, Piedmont; McDonald's, Rapid City; Wendy's; Peppy's Pizza; The…
The Northern Hills Bird Club (NHBC) will conduct a field trip in Piedmont and the rural area east of Piedmont on Saturday, July 26. If interested, meet at the Piedmont Park at 7:30 a.m. The trip will depart at 8 a.m. Birders of all levels are welcome and there is no charge for participating. For more information call Lynn Barber,…
The Coffee Mall, formerly at 3409 W. Main St. in Rapid City, will be moving to Sacora Station in Piedmont. Absolute Java and Dakota Coffee will be available for purchase, but the business will no longer be a wholesale distributor.
The Piedmont Valley Library would like to thank the following businesses who donated prizes for the Summer Reading Program: Pirate's Cove Peppy's Pizza McDonald's Black Hills Institute of Geological Research, Inc. Putz n Glo National Museum of Woodcarving Our remaining dates for the Summer Reading Program (all in July) are: Tuesdays: 8th, 15th, and final party on the 22nd Saturdays: 12th, 19th…
Our remaining dates for the Summer Reading Program (all in July) are: Tuesdays: 8th, 15th, and final party on the 22nd Saturdays: 12th, 19th and final party on the the 26th. Come either on Tuesday or Saturday! For more events at the Piedmont Valley Library, click here.
July's art exhibit at the Piedmont Valley Library features the beautiful photography of Carol Valentine and Anne LeChette. Anne LeChette began her serious interest in photography while working in the Badlands. She started taking landscape and wildflower photos with her film camera, eventually acquiring a Pentax DSLR camera.  Anne had a photograph of the Crazy Horse Memorial Annual Volksmarch published…
Many thanks to the following sponsors: Smith's Liquor Gallery Little Housing Living, Inc. Prairie Soap Company Friends of the Piedmont Valley Library (who raised over $2,000) And to everyone who donated items for the silent auction.
Coming soon! The Friends of the Piedmont Valley Library Big BOOK SALE, BAKE SALE and SILENT AUCTION will be July 4th from 9-Noon.  We would appreciate NICE donations for our Silent Auction!  This year we are extending the Book Sale, so if you can't join us on July 4th, visit us during library hours Saturday, July 5th or the following week.
June's art exhibit at the Piedmont Valley Library features the pencil drawings of Bonnie Ismay. Please join us for an Artist Reception Sunday, June 22  from 2:00 - 3:30. There will be light refreshments.
Please join us the last Saturday of the month from 9:30-11 am for a community brunch!  10060 Foothill Dr., Piedmont. Call 605-787-4858 for more information.
The 10th Annual Galena Ghost Town Fundraiser will be held Saturday, June 14, from 9 am to 2 pm. Walk, learn and relive history on the free historic walk. The 1 to 5 mile self-guided trek can be done at your own pace. Photos and interpreters around town will tell you stories about the gold and silver mining camp. BBQ…
Brunch is our treat the last Saturday of the month from 9:30-11 am! Please join us at 10060 Foothill Dr. in Piedmont. We are also holding Vacation Bible School July 13-17.  Call 787-4858 to register.  
The pencil sketches of Bonnie Ismay will be featured at the Piedmont Valley Library in June. More information will be available soon!
Next Meeting: 7:00 PM, Thurs. May 15 The Twelve Tribes of Hattie by Ayana Mathis Hattie Shepherd lives with the legacy of slavery in the interlocking stories of each of twelve people dependent on her for love and survival. A heroine of mythic dimensions and a recognizable mother and wife trying to make ends meet, Hattie's story is one of endurance…
"A Mouthful of Mice: Critter Stories" Thursday, June 19 - 6:00pm Piedmont Valley Library Spend an evening with rancher and author Linda Hasselstrom! Listen to readings from Hasselstrom's books and stories about some of her connections with wildlife on the family ranch. Hear about the invisible birds, the owl on the fence, the hungry  redtail hawk, and the myth of placid cows!  Visit her…

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