The Latham Library is currently open to the public (no appointment required). Masks are required in the building. The Peabody Library is currently closed due to problems with our heating system.

The Thetford Libraries are concerned about the health and safety of our patrons and staff. Read our: Thetford Libraries Services and Reopening Phased Plan

Curbside Check-out continues to be available from both the Latham and Peabody Libraries. Requests may be made via email and/or phone or through our new catalog, OPALS, with pickup and return in the box on the front porch of Latham Library.

New! New York Times unlimited access

New! Latham Tool Library

Latham Seed Library

How-to Series Recordings

Check out a list of our Board Games to borrow.  We also have puzzles available for check out!

THETFORD HEROES READ PROJECT

Jan 1 @ 9:57 pm – Jan 31 @ 10:57 pm
9:57 pm
The Winter Reading Challenge: Read for a Better World (All Ages) is available now on the Vermont libraries Beanstack page at https://vermont.beanstack.org/. The challenge starts January 1 and ends January 31. This challenge is available for free to all Vermonters. Continue reading →
Online
Jan 25 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
12:00 pm
There will be no meeting in December. Happy holidays to everyone! The next meeting of Thetford’s informal nonfiction book discussion group will take place at Latham Library on Thetford Hill on Tuesday January 25th at 12 pm noon via ZOOM. We Continue reading →
Latham Library
3:30 pm
Join Emily on Tuesday, 2/22/22 for a storytime and craft about the number two. Children of all ages are welcome. In the event that Covid numbers are still high in our area, this program will be held over Zoom with Continue reading →
Latham Library
Feb 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
7:00 pm
Film expert Rick Winston will present “Films About Immigration” in conjunction with the 2022 Book / Film Discussion Group. Whether it’s Syrians in New York (“The Visitor”) and Finland (“The Other Side of Hope”), Indians in Mississippi (“Mississippi Masala”), Palestinians Continue reading →
online via Zoom
12:00 pm
The book/film discussion group returns in 2022. Our three books and companion film presentations will consider the increasingly crucial issue of immigration and how it impacts individuals and countries throughout the world. The February selection is The Distance Between Us Continue reading →
online via Zoom
Feb 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
7:00 pm
Steve Faccio, a conservation biologist with the Vermont Center for Ecostudies, will discuss the characteristics of vernal pools, their significance as “keystone” ecosystems, and various conservation efforts. This will be an online program via Zoom. To register, please email librarian@thetfordlibrary.org Continue reading →
online via Zoom
7:00 pm
Corey D. Cook’s sixth chapbook, Junk Drawer, will be published by Finishing Line Press in February of 2022. His work has recently appeared or is forthcoming in As It Ought To Be, Boston Literary Magazine, Freshwater Literary Journal, Muddy River Poetry Continue reading →
online via Zoom