Food for Talk is a book club for anyone interested in cooking!  In August, we take a culinary trip to the spice islands of Indonesia.  Please join us for dinner and conversation about Fire Islands: Recipes from Indonesia.

About Fire Islands: Recipes from Indonesia by Eleanor Ford

Date: 
Sunday, August 8, 2021 - 3:00pm - 5:00pm

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

Take ownership of your library, and get community service credit! The Teen Advisory Board is designed to be a space to give you a voice and provide a platform for ideas and discussion, as well as to give the opportunity to volunteer in more hands-on ways. This summer, help the Teen Librarian with FFL's first ever Teen Literary Journal!

This program will meet in the library lawn by the tables at 2pm. Register before the end of the day on 7/21 if you want a cupcake! 

Date: 
Thursday, July 22, 2021 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Take ownership of your library, and get community service credit! The Teen Advisory Board is designed to be a space to give you a voice and provide a platform for ideas and discussion, as well as to give the opportunity to volunteer in more hands-on ways. This summer, help the Teen Librarian with FFL's first ever Teen Literary Journal!

This program will meet in the library lawn by the tables at 2pm. Register before the end of the day on 6/23 for cupcakes! 

Date: 
Thursday, June 24, 2021 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Camp NaNoWriMo: Write-in

At this write-in, we'll will work on their project in the company of other young writers. You'll also get a hand-decorated journal and a fancy pen! 

Date: 
Tuesday, July 6, 2021 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm

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

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