“You can never have too many books,” Becca firmly believes.
She and her sister Jenny are the founders and co-owners of Clothes Pony and Dandelion Toys in Old Town Fort Collins (and which happens to be a Flash Your Card participant). You might think that owning a retail store that includes a curated selection of children’s and tweens’ books would make these entrepreneurs less likely to encourage people to use the library, but in fact, it’s really the opposite. She points to the role of the library in fostering readers of all ages. Read more >
If you look for a common thread to tie together Susan Kirkpatrick’s personal and professional journey over the last few decades, you’d undoubtedly find that its “community.” Whether the former city mayor and current owner of Savory Spice Shop is working for the community or working within the community, her interests lie in doing meaningful and engaging work around town. Read more >