Exploring Food in Your Backyard? Virtual Kick-off Event

Join the Vermont Department of Libraries and Rooted in Vermont as they kick off their 3rd Annual Exploring Food in Your Backyard Week!

This Facebook Live event will feature author, former state legislator, VPR commentator, and well-known beekeeper and home brewer Bill Mares; VT State Librarian and award-winning baker Jason Broughton; and farmer and co-creator of the Cooking Through Covid Facebook group, Natalie Guillette. There will be cooking demonstrations, information sharing and more. Tune in and invite a friend!

Date: 
Monday, October 12, 2020 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Kids Open Air Hours (KOAH)

Fletcher Free Youth Staff will have a table outside near the front steps of the Library to connect with kids and families (weather permitting). 

 

FFL Kids Open Air Hours:

Saturdays: 10:30 am - 12:30 pm

Wednesdays: 1 pm - 5 pm

Please call the library if weather is looking uncertain: 802.863.3404

 

Chat with a Librarian! We'd love to hear all about your summer reading and activities! We can also recommend some just-right books for you. 

Date: 
Repeats every week until Wed Oct 28 2020.
Wednesday, October 7, 2020 - 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Wednesday, October 14, 2020 - 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Wednesday, October 21, 2020 - 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Wednesday, October 28, 2020 - 1:00pm - 5:00pm

Kids Open Air Hours (KOAH)

Fletcher Free Youth Staff will have a table outside near the front steps of the Library to connect with kids and families (weather permitting). 

 

FFL Kids Open Air Hours:

Saturdays: 10:30 am - 12:30 pm

Wednesdays: 1 pm - 5 pm

Please call the library if weather is looking uncertain: 802.863.3403

 

Chat with a Librarian! We'd love to hear all about your summer reading and activities! We can also recommend some just-right books for you. 

Date: 
Repeats every week until Sat Oct 31 2020.
Saturday, October 3, 2020 - 10:30am - 12:30pm
Saturday, October 10, 2020 - 10:30am - 12:30pm
Saturday, October 17, 2020 - 10:30am - 12:30pm
Saturday, October 24, 2020 - 10:30am - 12:30pm
Saturday, October 31, 2020 - 10:30am - 12:30pm

Kids Open Air Hours (KOAH)

Fletcher Free Youth Staff will have a table outside near the front steps of the Library to connect with kids and families (weather permitting). 

 

FFL Kids Open Air Hours:

Saturdays: 10:30 am - 12:30 pm

Wednesdays: 1 pm - 5 pm

Please check our website for any changes to these times.

 

Date: 
Wednesday, September 30, 2020 - 1:00pm - 2:30pm

Don’t Miss Alex Gino, Live with Banned Books Week and ALA OIF!

Join the Banned Books Week Coalition and ALA’s Office of Intellectual Freedom at 1:00 p.m. CDT, September 30, for an exclusive Facebook Live event with acclaimed and award-winning author Alex Gino! The event celebrates Banned Books Week, which takes place September 23 – October 3, 2020, and will broadcast live on the Banned Books Week Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/bannedbooksweek/). 

Date: 
Wednesday, September 30, 2020 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm

PORTUGAL. THE MAN, Live with Banned Books Week & NCAC!

Join the Banned Books Week Coalition and the National Coalition Against Censorship at 6:00 p.m. EDT, September 29, for an exclusive Facebook Live event with Grammy Award-winning musicians and free expression heroes Portugal. The Man! The event celebrates Banned Books Week, which takes place September 23 – October 3, 2020, and will broadcast live on the NCAC Facebook page

Date: 
Tuesday, September 29, 2020 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Warning!: A Banned Books Community Reading *LIVE*

Join us on the Library Lawn Wednesday, September 30th between 3pm and 6pm for readings of recent and past challenged books, by community members including author Tanya Lee Stone (reading from her own banned book), Mike DeSanto, owner of Phoenix Books, retired principal, Amy Mellencamp and many more...

Date: 
Wednesday, September 30, 2020 - 3:00pm - 6:00pm

Friends' Book Sale-Outside!

Join the Friends' on the Library Lawn for a Booksale! Weather Permitting. 

Date: 
Saturday, September 12, 2020 - 12:00pm - 2:30pm

Tinkercad 101

Join Abby the Teen Librarian for an introduction to the 3D printing app, "Tinkercad"! 

Tinkercad 101 will provide a brief overview of the web app, Tinkercad, and help prepare you for printing with the library's new 3D printer! There will be time for Q&A. This program is designed for all ages, but may be most suitable for those ages 10+. For any questions, please contact Abby at akolosovskiy@burlingtonvt.gov

Date: 
Wednesday, September 23, 2020 - 6:00pm

We are now partially open. Click here for info. 

The library will be open for voting only on Tuesday, November 3rd. Regular services will resume on Wednesday, November 4th.