Books for Children Gift Campaign: last day!

Share the joy of reading with Burlington's next generation of book lovers!

Gifts of new picture books for 3 or 4 year olds will be accepted from November 8 through December 12, 2021, to be distributed through FFL’s partner Head Start preschool programs and COTS Family Shelters

Books for Children Gift Campaign 2021

Date: 
Sunday, December 12, 2021 - 12:00am - 11:45pm

Books for Children Gift Campaign begins

Share the joy of reading with Burlington's next generation of book lovers!

Gifts of new picture books for 3 or 4 year olds will be accepted from November 8 through December 12, 2021, to be distributed through FFL’s partner Head Start preschool programs and COTS Family Shelters

Books for Children Gift Campaign 2021

Date: 
Monday, November 8, 2021 - 12:00am - 11:45pm

3D Printing Workshop: The sky's the limit!

Date: 
Sunday, October 31, 2021 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm
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Location: 
3D Printing: The sky's the limit!
            

Get ideas for creative things you can do with 3D printing at the library! We'll show you some tricks, and provide some great 3D printing tools. This class will meet over zoom. Sign up below to register. 

Find out more about 3D printing at the library here.

All attendants will get 1 free 3D print of 2 hours or less!

For everyone 

 

3D Printing Workshop: Getting Started

Date: 
Sunday, October 24, 2021 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm
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 3D Printing: Getting Started
            

Learn the basics of 3D printing with the Library's 3D printer. We'll show what the printer can do, and provide some great 3D printing tools. Sign up for our class on October 31st for creative 3D printing ideas! This class will meet over zoom. Sign up below to register. 

All attendants will get 1 free 3D print of 2 hours or less! 

For everyone 

 

Join the Friends of the FFL for a Book Sale on the Library Lawn!

Date: 
Saturday, October 9, 2021 - 10:00am - 5:00pm

Friends Book Sale-Outside!

Join the Friends of the FFL for a Booksale on the Library Lawn!

Date: 
Sunday, September 19, 2021 - 12:00pm - 5:00pm

National Book Festival from Library of Congress

FFL will be streaming this year's National Book Festival from the Library of Congress.  The schedule is not available yet, but check back soon for updates.

The Library of Congress National Book Festival is an annual literary event that brings together best-selling authors, poets and illustrators with thousands of readers for book talks, panel discussions, book signings and other engaging activities. Over the course of its 20-year history, the Festival has become one of the most prominent literary events in the nation.

Date: 
Repeats every day until Sun Sep 26 2021.
Monday, September 20, 2021 - 9:00am - 10:00am
Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 9:00am - 10:00am
Wednesday, September 22, 2021 - 9:00am - 10:00am
Thursday, September 23, 2021 - 9:00am - 10:00am
Friday, September 24, 2021 - 9:00am - 10:00am
Saturday, September 25, 2021 - 9:00am - 10:00am
Sunday, September 26, 2021 - 9:00am - 10:00am

Rain date for our upcoming book sale!

 

Date: 
Sunday, August 22, 2021 - 12:00pm - 5:00pm

Join us for our upcoming book sale!

The Friends will hold our next sale on Saturday, August 21st, from 10-5pm (rain date Sunday the 22nd from noon to 5pm). Visit and check out our wide range of fiction, non-fiction, audio books, and a large selection of books for children and young readers. All purchases benefit library programming!

Have questions or would like to help out? Email us at fletcherfriends@gmail.com

Date: 
Saturday, August 21, 2021 - 10:00am - 5:00pm

Join the Library in the parade! Meet at the Hood Plant parking lot on King Street between Winooski Avenue and Church Street. Parade line-up begins at 11:30 a.m. and the parade begins at 12:30 p.m. For all ages!

Show how much you love your Library - wear your Summer Challenge t-shirt or a t-shirt from a past summer Library program!

More information at http://pridevt.org/

Date: 
Sunday, September 5, 2021 - 11:30am - 1:00pm

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