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30
Sep
at 11:00 AM

Fall story time. Explore the world around you and encourage a life-long love of reading. Preschoolers are introduced to a variety of book and authors while gaining early literacy skills. Followed by...

30
Sep
at 03:30 PM

Bring a book and read to a registered therapy dog. All dogs are registered with Therapy Dogs of Vermont. All ages. Call 878-4918 to sign up for individual sessions. Tuesdays starting September 30th,...

01
Oct
at 06:00 PM

First Wednesday of each month. Playgroups are designed for children birth-2 years and their caregivers. Age appropriate toys, stories and fingerplays. For information call 876-7555. Sponsored by...

02
Oct
at 10:30 AM

Mondays, 11:00 am with Peter Alsen & Thursdays, 10:30 am with Derek Burkins. Up to age 5 with caregiver. No pre-registration required. Limit: one session per week per family.

06
Oct
at 11:00 AM

Mondays, 11:00 am with Peter Alsen & Thursdays, 10:30 am with Derek Burkins. Up to age 5 with caregiver. No pre-registration required. Limit: one session per week per family.

07
Oct
at 11:00 AM

Be Creative story time. Explore the world around you and encourage a life-long love of reading. Preschoolers are introduced to a variety of book and authors while gaining early literacy skills....

07
Oct
at 11:00 AM

Science Story Time! Explore the ancient forests of the Carboniferous period through real fossils and create your own fossilized plants. ages 3 & up. Presented by science educator Kristen...

08
Oct
at 10:30 AM

Encourage early literacy with rhymes, songs and playtime. For children up to age 3 with a parent or caregiver. No registration necessary.

08
Oct
at 03:00 PM

3 week series. Students learn to build and program autonomous robots that battle against each other in the Sumo Bot ring. Students will use the scientific method to test their ideas and learn to...

14
Oct
at 11:00 AM

Wild Animals story time. Explore the world around you and encourage a life-long love of reading. Preschoolers are introduced to a variety of book and authors while gaining early literacy skills....

20
Oct
at 03:00 PM

Bring your own trading cards (Magic, Pokemon, and Yu-Gi-Oh) or play one of the library's games. Gr. 3 & up. Snacks provided.

24
Oct
at 03:00 PM

Rated PG, 87 minutes. Gr. 1 & up. Free popcorn. Children ages 8 & younger must be accompanied by an adult. Call for title as licensing prevents us from providing it on a website.

25
Oct
at 10:30 AM

Sing and dance with Constancia Gomez. For children up to age 6. No registration required. Non-Spanish speakers are welcome.

27
Oct
at 03:30 PM

Call 878-4918 to pre-register for 10 minute reading sessions. All ages.

27
Oct
at 06:30 PM

Bring kids in PJs or costumes with their favorite stuffed animal for stories, a craft & a bedtime snack. Presented by Building Bright Futures.