Readings from Charles Dickens's A Christmas Carol

Join us in the Youth Area on Christmas Eve eve for a festive reading of selections from Charles Dickens's Christmas stories, including A Christmas Carol and The Cricket on the Hearth.  We'll have some warm mulled cider and play Victorian parlor games in between the readings.  Fun for all ages!

Date: 
Sunday, December 23, 2018 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Giant Drum Circle

Play the beat of your heart, feel the heartbeat of the world. Join our community drum circle -- everybody plays a drum!

 

Part of Highlight BTV

Date: 
Monday, December 31, 2018 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Young Tradition VT + the Instrument Petting Zoo

Mark Sustic and Young Tradition Vermont present three hours of family-friendly and educational musical experiences. This Vermont institution has been a part of New Year’s Eve in Burlington for years and we’re pleased to have them back.

 

1 – 2pm: Instrument Petting Zoo
2 – 3pm: Ava White, Merry Kimble, Annabelle Creech, Shannon Adams & Rachel Hebert
3 – 4pm: Romy & Ben Munkres
4pm: A drum circle is scheduled after the Young Tradition Vermont events.

 

Date: 
Monday, December 31, 2018 - 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Make Music Day

Unique Showcase at Fletcher Free Library to support Literacy, Community and Diversity

Date: 
Friday, June 21, 2019 - 1:00pm - 7:00pm

Little Free Library Meet Up

Learn how the Friends of the Fletcher Free Library can support your Little Free Library.  Also, meet other Little Free Library owners to share stories and tips on managing a Little Free Library.

Date: 
Saturday, January 12, 2019 - 11:00am - 12:30pm

Little Free Library Meet Up

Learn how the Friends of the Fletcher Free Library can support your Little Free Library.  Also, meet other Little Free Library owners to share stories and tips on managing a Little Free Library.

Date: 
Wednesday, January 9, 2019 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Family Book Discussion: The Turtle of Oman

Family Book Club - Saturday, December 15th at 10:30  
For grades 3-6 with participating guardian(s)
Share in the joy of reading with your children and join us for a morning of fun and engaging conversation. Siblings are welcome to join us.   We have several copies available of the book at the Main Desk and we can place requests on your account if we run out.  We hope to see you there.

The Turtle of Oman by Naomi Shihab Nye

Date: 
Saturday, December 15, 2018 - 10:30am - 11:30am

Tea with the Library Director

Enjoy a cup of tea and some conversation with Library Director, Mary Danko.  Sweet treats, too!

Date: 
Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Teach Your Grown-up to Code

For parents/caregivers who may be wondering what coding is all about. Learn basic concepts using code.org in preparation for Hour of Code Week, December 3-9. Feel free to bring your child ages 7 & up to help you navigate the coding world!

Date: 
Sunday, December 2, 2018 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm

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