For library events taking place outside of the building - include location in event description.

Join us on the lawn with your favorite Stuffie for animal-themed stories and songs with our youth outreach librarian Becca! Light snack will be served.  

Date: 
Tuesday, August 3, 2021 - 5:30pm - 6:30pm

Join the Friends on the library lawn for a booksale! 

Date: 
Saturday, July 10, 2021 - 10:00am - 5:00pm

UNIFYING BLACK FAMILIES – NEW BOOK RELEASE – BLACK ARTIST SHOWCASE

July 30, 6-8pm  Fletcher Free Library Lawn

Rajnii Eddins reads from his new book and is joined by Black artists and writers, Harmony Edosomwan, Kia’Rae Hanron, Omega Jade, Toussaint St. Negritude, Brother Cole, Ishmael Ahmed, Julio Desmont, Javan Nichols, and Cadoux Fancy.

Date: 
Friday, July 30, 2021 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us on the Library Lawn to be captivated by interactive stories performed by a Children's Literacy Foundation (CLiF) storyteller, and take home your very own new book. Recommended for ages 3-8, but all are welcome. 

Rain site: Main Reading Room

Date: 
Wednesday, July 21, 2021 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Join us on the Library lawn for the official beginning of the 2021 Summer Challenge! Register, pick up t-shirts & more!

3:00 pm VINS - Raptors: Inspiring Conservation - Live Bird Program

4:30 pm Poetry Reading by Angela Patten 

Birds are at home in many different places, including literature.  Poet Angela Patten brings to life the birds of North America and Ireland when she reads from her newest collection, The Oriole & the Ovenbird.  

Date: 
Wednesday, June 23, 2021 - 4:30pm - 5:30pm

Join us on the Library lawn for the official beginning of the 2021 Summer Challenge! Register, pick up t-shirts & more!

3:00 pm VINS - Raptors: Inspiring Conservation - Live Bird Program

Date: 
Wednesday, June 23, 2021 - 3:00pm - 3:45pm

Rain date for the Friends' booksale!

Date: 
Sunday, May 30, 2021 - 12:00pm - 5:30pm

Join the Friends on the library lawn for a booksale!

Date: 
Saturday, May 29, 2021 - 10:00am - 5:30pm

The Fletcher Free Library will join the City of Burlington in marking Juneteenth, as a significant turning point in our nation's history through education and open-air celebrations.  Please join us on the Library lawn for information, food and a panel discussion on the work being done and the challenges of building an equitable food system in Vermont. 

Date: 
Saturday, June 19, 2021 - 1:00pm - 4:00pm

On the Library Lawn

Date: 
Saturday, June 26, 2021 - 3:00pm - 5:00pm

Masks are recommended in library and required in youth area, regardless of vaccination status.