Dec 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
7:00 pm
A holiday tradition!  Come hear Peter Blodgett read holiday stories from many cultures and traditions.  A special evening by candlelight in the loveliest room in town.  Refreshments will be served.
Peabody Library
Dec 23 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
6:30 pm
All ages are welcome for holiday and winter stories. Milk and cookies will be served. Come in your pajamas if you like!
Latham Library
Jan 2 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
5:00 pm
Come play one of our board games or bring your own!  All ages are welcome.  Pizza will be served.  If you would like pizza, please RSVP to librarians@thetfordlibrary.org.
Latham Library
Jan 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
7:00 pm
“State of Wonder” by Ann Patchett.  All are welcome.  Books are available to borrow at Latham Library.
Latham Library
Jan 30 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
6:30 pm
Opening event for the new show in the Latham art gallery, multi-media works by local artist Marlene Jenks.  Art supplies will be available so you can get inspired and make your own art!  All ages are welcome, and refreshments will Continue reading →
Latham Library
6:00 pm
The Orange County Parent Child Center presents a Story Hour for preschoolers and their families at the Thetford Latham Library on Monday, February 10th from 6-7pm.  Story Hour will include stories read by Rachel and an activity of Pine cone Continue reading →
Latham Library
Feb 12 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
7:00 pm
Join us for Peabody Library’s annual Valentine’s Day celebration, the Chocolate Indulgence.  Please bring a chocolate dish to share.  Copies of recipes are encouraged.  All are welcome!
Peabody Library
Feb 15 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
11:00 am
Join us for our annual Valentine’s Tea Party.  Bring a loved one for stories and refreshments.  All ages are welcome!
Latham Library
Feb 19 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
3:00 pm
The Peabody Library welcomes back the Vermont Institute of Natural Science for a program on reptiles. “This program explores the characteristics of our scaly friends: the reptiles! Meet reptile ambassadors up close and learn about the adaptations of these beautiful Continue reading →
Peabody Library
Feb 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
7:00 pm
Winter Book Discussion Series at Latham Library, Mondays at 7:00.  This month, “Life Class” by Pat Barker.  Books are available to borrow at Latham Library.
Latham Library
Feb 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
7:00 pm
Reading by the River Junction Writers of excerpts from their new book of short stories, “Short Tall Tales.” The River Junction Writers debut their first collection of short stories and novel excerpts in “Short Tall Tales.”  This collection encompasses previously-published Continue reading →
Latham Library
Feb 28 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
6:30 pm
To commemorate the 75th anniversary of the end of the Holocaust, Latham Library will be showing the documentary movie “Paper Clips.” “Paper Clips” is a 2004 American documentary film about the Paper Clips Project, in which a middle school class tries to Continue reading →
Latham Library
12:00 am
Latham Library will be closed for Thetford Town Meeting Day.
Latham Library
Mar 5 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
5:00 pm
Come play one of our board games or bring your own!  All ages are welcome.  Pizza will be served.  If you would like pizza, please RSVP to librarians@thetfordlibrary.org.
Latham Library
Mar 11 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
7:00 pm
Join Janet Taylor of Crossroad Farm for her annual spring gardening workshop at the Peabody Library in Post Mills.  This year, Janet’s talk will focus on gardening success with vegetables.  All are welcome.  Bring your gardening questions and extra seeds Continue reading →
Peabody Library
Mar 13 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
3:00 pm
Creating Art with Beautiful Things Marlene Jenks and Emily Zollo are hosting a Creating Art Open House at the Latham Library on Friday, March 13 at 3:00.  This is an open invitation for whomever wishes to come and create your own art Continue reading →
Latham Library
Apr 4 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
7:00 pm
Come share with us your music, poetry, singing, comedy, storytelling and other in a virtual space to enjoy and connect us all! Hosted by Liz Horan of Feral Journal of Poetry and Art. If you’d like to perform, please send Continue reading →
online via Zoom
Apr 20 @ 9:00 am – Apr 24 @ 5:00 pm
9:00 am
To celebrate National Library Week and National Poetry Month, Latham Library will be running a Haiku Contest!  The contest is open to children ages 12 and under, and entries should follow the 5-7-5 syllable format and use the word “library” at Continue reading →
Latham Library
May 21 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
6:30 pm
Join Liz Horan of Feral Journal of Poetry and Art and the Thetford Libraries for a Poetry Open Mic.  Read a poem or two…your own or a favorite by another poet…in a supportive atmosphere!  Open to teens and adults but no children, please, Continue reading →
online through Zoom
Jun 15 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
10:00 am
The first in our series of online “How-to”classes, which will presented through Zoom. Are you looking for an easy way to share your videos with friends, family or the general public? If you have a gmail account you already have Continue reading →
online via Zoom
3:00 pm
The second in our series of online “how-to” classes offered through Zoom.  Learn to use the online resources which can be accessed through the library website.  Topics which will be covered include: an introduction to the resources and how to Continue reading →
online via Zoom
Jun 24 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
4:00 pm
Discussion of “Belly Up” by Stuart Gibbs on August 26 at 4:00pm through Zoom.  Books are now available to borrow, email librarians@thetfordlibrary.org to sign up and get a book!
Online via Zoom
Jul 8 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
4:00 pm
Discussion of “Belly Up” by Stuart Gibbs on August 26 at 4:00pm through Zoom.  Books are now available to borrow, email librarians@thetfordlibrary.org to sign up and get a book!
Online via Zoom
Jul 13 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
4:00 pm
Discussion of “Little Champ” by Jim Arnosky on August 6 at 4:00 through Zoom.  Books are now available to borrow, email to sign up and get a book!
Online via Zoom
Jul 29 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
4:00 pm
Discussion of “Belly Up” by Stuart Gibbs on August 26 at 4:00pm through Zoom.  Books are now available to borrow, email librarians@thetfordlibrary.org to sign up and get a book!
Online via Zoom
Jul 30 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
3:30 pm
Come build a fairy house and imagine the story of its inhabitants! Best for ages 5-12. This will be an outside program at Latham Library with limited participants, please register by emailing librarians@thetfordlibrary.org
Latham Library Back Yard
Aug 5 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
6:30 pm
Wednesday, August 5 at 6:30pm (rain date Thursday, August 6). Come hear award winnong storyteller Simon Brooks tell traditional fairy and folk tales on the back lawn at Latham Library.  Families will be asked to sit at a distance and Continue reading →
Latham Library back lawn
Aug 6 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
4:00 pm
Discussion of “Little Champ” by Jim Arnosky on August 6 at 4:00 through Zoom.  Books are now available to borrow, email to sign up and get a book!
Online via Zoom
Aug 10 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
4:00 pm
Discussion of “Little Champ” by Jim Arnosky on August 6 at 4:00 through Zoom.  Books are now available to borrow, email to sign up and get a book!
Online via Zoom
Aug 12 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
3:00 pm
Together with award winning storyteller Simon Brooks, a limited number of young people (11 years and up) will be able to work on presenting a story.  Simon is known across the country for the folk and fairy tales he tells. Continue reading →
Peabody Library