Kids' Day

Fletcher Free Library joins Burlington Parks, Recreation & Waterfront to celebrate Kids’ Day! Cheer for our library van in the parade, which starts at Church & College Street at 9:30 a.m., then heads down the hill to the waterfront.

Want to be in the parade? Meet in front of the library at 9:15 a.m. to join the library group - wear a Summer Reading t-shirt if you have one!

Date: 
Saturday, May 5, 2018 - 9:30am - 3:00pm

ONE Band Concert: "Libraries Rock!" Music Series

The teenage musicians who play in the ONE Band (Old North End Neighborhood Band) perform the traditional music of Burlington, Vermont. The Old North End has always welcomed refugees and other immigrants. In the homes, street and social halls of our neighborhood the music of these groups rings out joyously and blends into a mix unique to our community. ONE Band’s student musicians study the music of immigrant groups past and present.

Date: 
Wednesday, July 11, 2018 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm

YMCA Healthy Kids Day Celebration

Fletcher Free Library joins the YMCA for a FREE community event with fun activities to inspire kids to keep minds and bodies active all year long. This event takes place at the Greater Burlington YMCA's Pomerleau Building at 266 College Street in Burlington.

Date: 
Saturday, April 21, 2018 - 10:00am - 2:00pm

Vermont Youth Orchestra Rug Concert: "Libraries Rock!" Music Series

This VYO Rug Concert is designed to introduce listeners of all ages--especially young children--to orchestral instruments in an interactive and child-friendly setting. At the end of the concert listeners will be invited to meet the musicians and see the instruments up close.

 

For more, check out vyo.orgVYO logo

Part of the Libraries Rock! Music Series

Date: 
Tuesday, August 14, 2018 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Trad Camp Showcase: "Libraries Rock!" Music Series

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Young Tradition VT's Trad Camp, held this year at Lake Champlain Waldorf High School July 23-27th, is a concentrated opportunity to be inspired by, learn about, and perform tunes, songs, and dances in a variety of traditional styles. The Trad Camp showcase concert will feature some of our fabulous core instructors and Trad Camp students.

For more, check out youngtraditionvermont.org

Date: 
Wednesday, July 25, 2018 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Girls Rock Showcase: "Libraries Rock!" Music Series

"Empowering girls and women since 2011"

Girls Rock Vermont’s mission is to inspire a new generation of female musicians in Vermont. To this end, we seek not only to start a lifetime of creativity, but also a foundation of empowerment and confidence in every girl.

For more: check out girlsrockvermont.org

Date: 
Wednesday, July 18, 2018 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Seed Swap

8th Annual Seed Swap

Date: 
Saturday, March 10, 2018 - 11:00am - 2:00pm

Seed Swap

8th Annual Seed Swap

Date: 
Saturday, March 10, 2018 - 11:00am - 2:00pm

Burlington Irish Heritage Festival: Children's Crafts

Share the Irish heritage with a new generation, or expand your children’s cultural horizons by creating some Irish-themed crafts. All ages are welcome.

Date: 
Saturday, March 17, 2018 - 10:00am - 1:00pm

We are now partially open. Click here for info.