Feb 16 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
11:00 am
All ages are welcome for a special Valentine’s Day tea party featuring stories, tea, and treats!
Latham Library
3:00 pm
Storytelling by one woman, a box with a crank, and musical interludes!  All ages! Meredith Holch is a director, videographer, editor, and animator. Her work has been broadcast on PBS and has screened at the Museum of Modern Art, (MoMA) NYC, the National Art Gallery, DC, Continue reading →
Peabody Library
Mar 7 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
5:00 pm
Every first Thursday of the month, come play one of our games or bring your own.  All unplugged games and all ages welcome!  Pizza will be provided, but if you would like pizza please RSVP to: librarians@thetfordlibrary.org
Latham Library
Mar 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
7:00 pm
Spring Equinox/Full Moon concert at the Peabody Library! Mark your calendar for Wednesday, March 20, when “Jakeza” returns to the Peabody Library in Post Mills to play Celtic, French and original music with accordions, hammered dulcimer and vocals. This musical Continue reading →
Peabody Library
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.
Peabody Library
Apr 4 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
5:00 pm
Every first Thursday of the month, come play one of our games or bring your own.  All unplugged games and all ages welcome!  Pizza will be provided, but if you would like pizza please RSVP to: librarians@thetfordlibrary.org
Latham Library
Apr 15 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
6:30 pm
Come in your PJs for stories, milk, and cookies. Children of all ages and their caregivers welcome.
Latham Library
Apr 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
7:00 pm
Out on a Limb returns to the Peabody Library! Out on a Limb – “from Hank to Hendrix” – acoustic music across the traditions, from the Upper Valley’s most-elusive band. We seek out the horizons of acoustic music, travel out there Continue reading →
Peabody Library
Apr 26 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
3:00 pm
As a school teacher and librarian, Gail Martin has been teaching origami for about 20 years. Her current goal is to teach origami in every library in Vermont! This year, as well as some cool and easy models such as Continue reading →
Latham Library
May 2 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
5:00 pm
Every first Thursday of the month, come play one of our games or bring your own.  All unplugged games and all ages welcome!  Pizza will be provided, but if you would like pizza please RSVP to: librarians@thetfordlibrary.org
Latham Library
7:00 pm
Corey D. Cook’s fifth collection of poems, The Weight of Shadows, was released by Finishing Line Press in January (2019) and can be purchased online. His poems have recently appeared or are forthcoming in Akitsu Quarterly, the Aurorean, Bloodroot Literary Continue reading →
Latham Library
May 25 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
9:00 am
Latham’s Library’s annual Spring Book Sale always happens on the Saturday of Memorial Day weekend. New and vintage books for both children and adults, movies on DVD, audiobooks and music on CD, games, and puzzles will be for sale at Continue reading →
Latham Library
May 30 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
7:00 pm
Elisabeth Horan will be launching her debut solo collection of poetry, “Bad Mommy Stay Mommy”, at Latham Library.  Thetford poet Horan found herself in the grip of postpartum depression after the birth of her second son.  In this debut collection, Continue reading →
Latham Library
Jun 6 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
5:00 pm
Every first Thursday of the month, come play one of our games or bring your own.  All unplugged games and all ages welcome!  Pizza will be provided, but if you would like pizza please RSVP to: librarians@thetfordlibrary.org
Latham Library
Jun 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
7:00 pm
6/19 “City of Thieves” by David Benioff. 7/17 “The Age of Miracles” by Karen Thompson Walker 8/14 “The Book of Unknown Americans” by Cristina Henriquez Books are now available to borrow at Latham and Peabody Libraries.
Peabody Library
Jul 3 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
3:00 pm
Universe of Stories kick-off event at PEABODY LIBRARY.   Modern Times Theater Presents… “The Perils of Mr. Punch, Episode #211: “The Astro-Nut” “The Perils of Mr. Punch” follows the troubles and travails of puppetry’s favorite loudmouths, Punch and Judy. In the Continue reading →
Peabody Library
2:00 pm
Thursday, July 11, 2:00 and 3:00pm at THETFORD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL: a mobile planetarium show presented by the FAIRBANKS MUSEUM!  Best for ages 4 and up. Space is limited, please register for either the 2:00 or 3:00 show by emailing: librarians@thetfordlibrary.orG Continue reading →
Thetford Elementary School
Jul 17 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
7:00 pm
6/19 “City of Thieves” by David Benioff. 7/17 “The Age of Miracles” by Karen Thompson Walker 8/14 “The Book of Unknown Americans” by Cristina Henriquez Books are now available to borrow at Latham and Peabody Libraries.
Peabody Library
Jul 18 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
6:30 pm
Digital painting workshop with artist Even Schumacher.  Please bring an iPad or tablet with a digital drawing app installed, if you have one.  For ages 10 and up.
Latham Library
Jul 24 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
6:30 pm
For students entering grades 5-8.  Registration Required, please email to sign up: librarians@thetfordlibrary.org July 10: Little Dog Lost by Marion Dane Bauer July 24: George by Alex Gino August 7: Half Magic by Edward Eager Books are now available to Continue reading →
Peabody Library
3:00 pm
Kurt Valenta of EXORDIUM will present a hands-on science workshop, “The Story of Air as it Occupies Space.” A cornucopia of science experiments demonstrating that air, though invisible, does occupy space. For young and old, but best for ages 5 Continue reading →
Latham Library
Aug 5 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
3:30 pm
Jacqueline Soule presents PLANT UNIVERSE!  Come learn about biospheres then make your own to take home.  Best for ages 5 and up. “We will discuss how people could feed themselves if they lived in outer space all the time, or Continue reading →
Latham Library
Aug 7 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
6:30 pm
For students entering grades 5-8.  Registration Required, please email to sign up: librarians@thetfordlibrary.org July 10: Little Dog Lost by Marion Dane Bauer July 24: George by Alex Gino August 7: Half Magic by Edward Eager Books are now available to Continue reading →
Peabody Library
Aug 14 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
7:00 pm
6/19 “City of Thieves” by David Benioff. 7/17 “The Age of Miracles” by Karen Thompson Walker 8/14 “The Book of Unknown Americans” by Cristina Henriquez Books are now available to borrow at Latham and Peabody Libraries.
Peabody Library
Aug 22 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
4:00 pm
“Stories of the Stars: Myths of the Zodiac” with astromythologist and storyteller KELLEY HUNTER.  The starry sky is a library of tales from around the world. Come hear classic and unusual tales about the twelve Zodiac constellations, plus the magical Continue reading →
Latham Library
Aug 26 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
4:00 pm
Children who recorded at least three books in a reading log this summer are invited to this party, where they will receive a certificate and a prize for completing the summer reading program.  Refreshments will be served.
Latham Library
Sep 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
Sep 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
7:00 pm
“Sweetland” by Michael Crummey.  Books are now available to borrow at Latham and Peabody Libraries.  All are welcome.
Peabody Library
Oct 3 @ 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
7:00 pm
“The Last Painting of Sara de Vos” by Dominic Smith.  Books are now available to borrow at Latham and Peabody Libraries.
Peabody Library