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

Tea with the Library Director

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

Date: 
Thursday, November 8, 2018 - 4:00pm - 5:30pm

Alexandra Contreras-Montesano Reading & Reception

Join us in congratulating BHS senior Alexandra Contreras-Montesano for being named one of five 2018 National Student Poets. Alex will read some of her work, and refreshments & snacks will be served.

Staff setup: 2 tables, 20 chairs

Date: 
Sunday, November 4, 2018 - 2:00pm - 3:30pm

2018 National Student Poet Ceremony Livestream

Appointment Ceremony Livestream Event! 

Cheer on BHS student Alexandra Contreras-Montesano, one of five 2018 National Student Poets! The ceremony includes readings by all five National Student Poets. Limited chapbooks with the poets original works will be available. 

Read more about the National Student Poets Program at artandwriting.org.

Staff setup: 20 chairs

Date: 
Thursday, August 30, 2018 - 3:45pm - 5:00pm

Composing Music for Kids

Kids create music in an engaging workshop with four composers from the Lake Champlain Chamber Music Festival. No instruments or previous experience needed.  Presented by the Lake Champlain Chamber Music Festival, celebrating its 10th anniversary season this year.

For more information, check out lccmf.org

 

Staff Notes: Please remove STEM carts, lego table and move 1 table next to fireplace

Date: 
Thursday, August 23, 2018 - 1:00pm - 1:45pm

Kafka Quartet for Young Listeners

Young listeners are invited to hear the sounds of a string quartet up close. This interactive concert will be engaging and child-friendly.  Presented by the Lake Champlain Chamber Music Festival, celebrating its 10th anniversary season this year.

For more information, check out lccmf.org

 

Staff Notes: Please remove STEM Carts, legos, move one small table close to fireplace

Date: 
Wednesday, August 22, 2018 - 11:00am - 11:30am

Lunch at the Library

The Burlington School Food Project invites you to enjoy nutritious meals at the Library. Wednesdays are grill days on the library lawn! All children ages 18 & under from all towns & communities welcome!

Monday-Thursday, June 25th - August 15th.

Staff setup: 2 long tables, large compost barrel, trash/recycling bin (with extra bags).

Date: 
Repeats every week every Wednesday until Thu Aug 16 2018 except Wed Jul 04 2018.
Monday, June 25, 2018 - 11:30am - 12:30pm
Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 11:30am - 12:30pm
Wednesday, July 11, 2018 - 11:30am - 12:30pm
Wednesday, July 18, 2018 - 11:30am - 12:30pm
Wednesday, July 25, 2018 - 11:30am - 12:30pm
Wednesday, August 1, 2018 - 11:30am - 12:30pm
Wednesday, August 8, 2018 - 11:30am - 12:30pm
Wednesday, August 15, 2018 - 11:30am - 12:30pm

THE LIBRARY WILL BE CLOSED MONDAY, JANUARY 20TH IN HONOR OF MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. DAY.

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