Just Breathe Out
Thursday, Feb. 21, 5 p.m.
Are you looking for non-drug and non-surgical means towards well-being? Join Betsy Thomason to learn how the BreatheOutDynamic system can propel you on your personal and professional path.
Winter concert series
Sunday, Feb. 24, 2 p.m.
Pete’s Posse, Vermont’s Own Trad-Roots Power Trio, plays a dynamic repertoire of folk roots genres: songs and tunes, traditional and original. Composed of acclaimed musician Pete Sutherland, his talented protégé Oliver Scanlon, and the uber-dynamic Tristan Henderson. Pete’s Posse never fails to surprise and excite!
Monday, Feb. 25, 6:30 p.m.
Join state Representatives Ann Pugh, Maida Townsend, Martin LaLonde and John Killacky with Senator Michael Sirotkin and moderator Vince Bolduc as they talk about what’s being debated in the State House this year. Come to listen and share ideas on a wide range of topics of interest to friends and neighbors!
Wednesday, Feb. 27, 6:30 p.m.
Bring your latest project to share with other knitters or get help with challenging patterns. All skill levels welcome!
Evening book discussion series
Thursday, Feb. 28, 6:30 p.m.
Come to one or all of these meetings for a friendly and substantive discussion over tea, facilitated by library staff. The book selections are well-reviewed fiction titles, offering varied writing styles, subjects, settings, eras and moods, to serve diverse reading preferences. Open to the public with no library card or registration required. This month we discuss “Hillbilly Elegy” by J.D. Vance. March 28 selection: “Our Souls at Night” by Kent Haruf.
Read to a dog!
We have two furry friends waiting to hear your stories! Meet Blue, a yellow lab, and Charlie, a poodle, at the library to practice reading aloud. Both are registered therapy dogs. Sign up in advance for a 15-minute time slot or drop in and see if they’re available.
- Blue’s visits
Monday, Feb. 25, 5-6 p.m.
Tuesday, Feb. 26, 11:30-12:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Feb. 27, 11:30-12:30 p.m.
- Charlie’s visits
Thursday, Feb. 28, 1:30-12:30 p.m.
Friday, Mar. 1, 11:30-12:30 p.m.
This all-ages reading and movie-watching challenge runs through Feb. 28. Come to the library to pick up your playing card. Completed cards earn a fun reward and a chance to win a book-and-movie bundle!
Montshire Museum Workshop on Wheels
Ages 7-11. Monday, Feb. 25, 2-3 p.m.
Join us as we investigate batteries and motors! Montshire Museum staff will lead a hands-on, STEM exploration of how to make things go! Pre-register. Space is limited.
Build, construct and create
Age 5+ with adult. Tuesday and Thursday, Feb. 26 & 28, 10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.
Keep the creative energy going! Building and creating materials will be available for drop in use at the library.
LEGO movie night
Age 5+ with adult. Wednesday, Feb. 27, 5-7 p.m.
Join us for a Family Movie Event: LEGO movie! Wear your pajamas and get comfy in our bean bag chairs! Snacks will be provided. No pre-registration necessary.
LEGO double header
Age 5+ with adult. Friday, March 1.
Drop in play and movie afternoon. Join us for a double header of LEGO fun! Drop in for LEGO building fun from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., and then stay for a showing of a LEGO movie from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. Snacks provided at the movie! No pre-registration necessary.