Dorothy Alling Memorial Library, your home for lifelong learning
Brick Church Concert to Benefit:
Friends of the Dorothy Alling Memorial Library
Join us for a special concert on Friday, March 13. The doors open at 6pm with an art show and a 7pm concert. Featuring: Heliand Consort, Opening: Ben Kulp, Featured Visual Artist: Dan Donnelly.
The featured group, Heliand Consort, is a dynamic group of virtuoso musicians who perform engaging classical music, from the barque era through 20th century and contemporary repertoire. This concert will feature a lively woodwind trio of flute, clarinet and bassoon. Hailed for their passionate performances of classical music, Heliand Consort has appeared live on VPR Classical and WGDR, given interviews on WCVT, and has twice been selected as a Pick of the Week by Seven Days.
Opening artist Benjamin Kulp is a talented cellist who will be performing several suites by Bach. Ben is active throughout New England as an orchestral and chamber performer. He is a former member of the Civic Orchestra of Chicago and the Miami Symphony Orchestra, and performs regularly in opera, musical, and chamber settings.
Story Time: Get Messy!
Join us on Tuesday, March 3rd at 11am for story time as we get messy! Preschoolers are introduced to a variety of books and authors while gaining early literacy skills. Includes a simple craft activity. For children ages 3-5. No registration required.
Read to a Dog!
Frosty & Friends are back and ready to hear you read! Bring a book and read to a registered therapy dogs. All dogs are registered with Therapy Dogs of Vermont. All ages are welcome. Call 878-4918 to sign up for individual sessions. Tuesdays in March, 3:30-4:30pm.
Babytime playgroups is back and will meet the first Wednesday of each month. Playgroups are designed for children birth-2 years and their caregivers. There will be age appropriate toys, stories and fingerplays. For information call 876-7555. Sponsored by Building Bright Futures. Wednesday, March 4, 6-7:30pm. No registration required.
A local specialist will hold free, non-judging, group sessions to help you quit the habit. This free program is open to all. Pre-registration is required. Fridays in March, 12-1pm.