Feb
17
Thu
Knitting Group @ Latham Library
Feb 17 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Knitting Group @ Latham Library

Get together with fellow knitters to knit and talk! All experience levels welcome. This program is now being held in person at Latham Library, and also over Zoom. Please email librarians@thetfordlibrary.org for the Zoom link.

Feb
18
Fri
Storytime @ Latham Library
Feb 18 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Stories, songs and silliness for preschoolers, but all ages are welcome!

Feb
22
Tue
Tuesday 2/22/22 – a special event for kids @ Latham Library
Feb 22 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Tuesday 2/22/22 - a special event for kids @ Latham Library

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 a take-and-make craft kit available for curbside pickup.

Feb
24
Thu
Knitting Group @ Latham Library
Feb 24 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Knitting Group @ Latham Library

Get together with fellow knitters to knit and talk! All experience levels welcome. This program is now being held in person at Latham Library, and also over Zoom. Please email librarians@thetfordlibrary.org for the Zoom link.

Films about Immigration with Rick Winston @ online via Zoom
Feb 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Films about Immigration with Rick Winston @ online via Zoom

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 in Illinois (“Amreeka”) , Moroccans in Montreal (“M. Lazhar”), West Africans in London (“Dirty Pretty Things”) and Belgium (“La Promesse”), filmmakers have been at the forefront of tackling issues of displacement, discrimination, exploitation and assimilation, showing us the human struggles at the heart of one of the most pressing issues of our times. 

To sign up and receive the Zoom link please contact librarian@thetfordlibrary.org

Feb
25
Fri
Storytime @ Latham Library
Feb 25 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Stories, songs and silliness for preschoolers, but all ages are welcome!

Winter Book/Film Discussion Group – The Distance Between Us @ online via Zoom
Feb 25 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Winter Book/Film Discussion Group - The Distance Between Us @ online via Zoom

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 – by Reyna Grande.
This memoir of a childhood torn between Mexico and the U.S. considers one of the consequences of immigration – the disintegration of families. The discussion will happen over Zoom.

Books are now available to borrow. To register for the group and receive the Zoom link please email librarian@thetfordlibrary.org

Feb
28
Mon
Vernal Pools presentation @ online via Zoom
Feb 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Vernal Pools presentation @ online via Zoom

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

Mar
2
Wed
Latham Library Board of Trustees Meeting @ online via Zoom
Mar 2 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Mar
3
Thu
Knitting Group @ Latham Library
Mar 3 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Knitting Group @ Latham Library

Get together with fellow knitters to knit and talk! All experience levels welcome. This program is now being held in person at Latham Library, and also over Zoom. Please email librarians@thetfordlibrary.org for the Zoom link.