Summer Film Series: Hidden Figures

Hidden Figures tells the incredible untold story of Katherine Jonson (Taraji P. Henson), Dorothy Vaughan (Octavia Spencer) and Mary Jackson (Janelle Monae) – brilliant African-American women working at NASA who served as the brains behind the launch into orbit of astronaut John Glenn, a stunning achievement that turned around the Space Race. The visionary trio crossed all gender and racial line and inspired generations.  This film is rated PG.

See the full list of summer movies here.


Tuesday, July 9, 2019 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Summer Film Series:

Tuesday, July 16, 2019 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Apollo 11: LIVE!

Join STARnet for a Live Webcast Event to Celebrate NASA’s 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11’s Historic Moon Landing!

What was the sequence of this incredible mission? Where on the Moon did they land? And how did they return safely to Earth?

Join us for a guided recreation of Apollo 11’s journey to see how this mission was executed by crew members and mission control in Houston.

Monday, July 15, 2019 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Summer Film Series: Apollo 11

Apollo 11 features never-before-seen footage of NASA's first mission to the moon.

We're showing the feature documentary "Apollo 11" at 2pm, followed by a special Apollo 11 Live streaming event from 4-5pm. 

Snacks will be served. See the full list of summer movies here.

Monday, July 15, 2019 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm


Representing Somalia, Tanzania and Burundi and currently living in Burlington, Vermont, A2VT synthesizes their native African musical and dance roots with Western pop and Hip Hop sensibilities. Their songs, performed in up to eight unique languages, reflect their journey from Africa to America, and celebrate the musical collision of two continents and the party that ensues!

Sunday, July 14, 2019 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm

"Young Composers Workshop"

Create stories through music in an interactive program with Lake Champlain Chamber Music Festival composers. Ages 5 and up, but all welcome.

Thursday, August 22, 2019 - 3:00pm - 4:00pm

VT Suzuki Violins Showcase

Enjoy an inspirational performance by our young violinists. All ages.

Tuesday, July 30, 2019 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm

The Library will be CLOSED on Friday, August 16 for Bennington Battle Day.