Jun 23 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
12:00 pm
Thursday, June 23 and then Tuesdays at noon through August 9, weather permitting. All ages welcome! Meet at the gazebo by the lake. Continue reading →
Treasure Island Beach on Lake Fairlee
Jun 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
7:00 pm
The next meeting of Thetford’s informal nonfiction book discussion group will take place at Latham Library on Thetford Hill on Tuesday June 28th at 7 pm – note the new time!   Weather permitting, we will meet outside the library.   If Continue reading →
Latham Library
Jun 29 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
6:30 pm
Where does a drop of water falling in your backyard come from? Where does it go? And who does it meet along the way? Join a VINS Environmental Educator in exploring the ways in which our green mountain landscape and Continue reading →
Peabody Library
4:00 pm
Please join us for a fun and funny magic show that is full of laughs, tons of audience participation and amazing magic! Tom Joyce is a former magician at FAO Schwartz Toy Store in NYC. Tom delivers a magic show Continue reading →
Latham Library
11:00 am
Do you have questions or need information about available food or seasonal fuel resources? Come to the Libraries to learn more! Information and Application Assistance Sessions: Latham Library: Saturday, July 9, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Peabody Library: Wednesday, July Continue reading →
Latham Library
Jul 11 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
6:30 pm
Learn about metal detecting with Scott Moore and view some of the treasures he has found. Rain date: Thursday, July 14. Location: Thetford Hill Green. All ages welcome. Continue reading →
Thetford Hill Green
Jul 18 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
4:00 pm
Kurt Valenta will lead demonstrations and hands-on activities that explore the geological past of Vermont’s Champlain Basin: from the fossils found at the Chazy Reef in Isle La Motte to the sand dunes of Alburgh and the remnants of shoreline Continue reading →
Latham Library
3:00 pm
Do you have questions or need information about available food or seasonal fuel resources? Come to the Libraries to learn more! Information and Application Assistance Sessions: Latham Library: Saturday, July 9, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Peabody Library: Wednesday, July Continue reading →
Peabody Library
Jul 29 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
7:00 pm
Come see “Jaws” on the big screen in our newly renovated and ventilated Community Room! Open to teens of all ages. Pizza and snacks will be provided. Please RSVP to librarian@thetfordlibrary.org so we can plan for food. This event is Continue reading →
Latham Library
Aug 1 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
4:00 pm
Come learn to make a puppet designed by Thetford’s own PuppeTree! This program is free, open to the public, and part of the Thetford Libraries “Oceans of Possibilities” summer reading program.  Continue reading →
Latham Library
Aug 4 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
6:30 pm
Attend a Knit Democracy Together maker circle at the Latham Library. Gather with other civically minded knitters and crafters to deepen your understanding of the electoral system. Artist and former election lawyer Eve Jacobs-Carnahan will talk about “Counting the Vote: Continue reading →
Latham Library
6:30 pm
Storytelling by one woman, a box with a crank, and musical interludes! 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, the Exploratorium, S.F., The Institute Continue reading →
Peabody Library
Aug 19 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
3:00 pm
Games, prizes, food, and music. All carnival games and treats cost one penny each! There will also be oldest and ugliest penny contests, a raffle for prizes, and a children’s book sale. Bring your pennies! Continue reading →
Peabody Library
Aug 27 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
11:00 am
If you have been participating in this year’s summer reading program please hand in your reading logs to Latham Library by the end of the day on Monday, August 22. Children who hand in a reading log with at least Continue reading →
Latham Library
Sep 27 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
12:00 pm
The next meeting of Thetford’s informal nonfiction book discussion group will take place on Tuesday September 27th at 12 NOON on Zoom.  For the Zoom link, please contact librarian@thetfordlibrary.org We will be discussing The Physiology of Taste by Brillat-Savarin, translated Continue reading →
online via Zoom
Oct 3 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
12:00 pm
The show must go on!  – You may have heard, Hurricane Ian has delayed our SpaceX launch, but we’ve decided to carry on anyway.   On October 3, at noon  we will have a Space Lunch.  Join Host Solar System Ambassador Continue reading →
Latham Library
Oct 20 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
12:00 pm
Looking for an expansive topic to ponder during the upcoming months?  A Stitch in Time is the theme for the Fall ‘22/Winter’23 Book Discussion Group.  Four books – two fiction and two non-fiction – explore the wide-ranging and surprisingly significant role of Continue reading →
online via Zoom
Oct 25 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
12:00 pm
The next meeting of Thetford’s informal nonfiction book discussion group will take place at Latham Library on Thetford Hill on  Tuesday October 25th at 12 NOON  on Zoom.   For the Zoom link, please contact librarian@thetfordlibrary.org We will be discussing The Man Continue reading →
online via Zoom
7:00 pm
Cemeteries hold invaluable clues to genealogical research. Etched in stone are names, symbols and abbreviations that not only tell us more about our ancestors but also about their place in time. This program will cover strategies to help locate your Continue reading →
online via Zoom
Oct 31 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
6:00 pm
Trick-or-treat for a book at Latham Library! We will be giving away books (one per child, please) inside the library on Halloween Night. Spooky stories read upon request! After visiting Latham Library, TES’s Haunted Forest, and the Thetford Fire Station, Continue reading →
Latham Library
Nov 13 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
1:00 pm
Join us in celebrating the completion of the Community Room in the lower level of Latham Library!   Enjoy refreshments, share your ideas for using the space, and experience the improvements in air quality and hybrid meeting technology.  Learn about the Continue reading →
Latham Library
Nov 17 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
12:00 pm
A Stitch in Time Book Discussion Series, Fall ‘22/Winter ’23 – second book It’s easy to take textiles for granted since they’re so much a part of our daily lives.  But, if we analyze them more closely, they reveal insights Continue reading →
online via Zoom
Nov 19 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
11:00 am
Ric Cengeri from VPR fame is coming to the Latham Library to talk to you about the HomeShare Vermont option in and around Thetford.  Much more than just a housemate or tenant situation, HomeShare Vermont is a mutually beneficial exchange Continue reading →
Latham Library
Nov 29 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
12:00 pm
The next meeting of Thetford’s informal nonfiction book discussion group will take place on Tuesday November 29th at 12:00 Noon via Zoom. We will be discussing What a Fish Knows by Jonathan Balcombe. Do fishes think? Do they really have three-second memories? And can they Continue reading →
online via Zoom
7:00 pm
Thetford author Matthew Hongoltz-Hetling will read from A Libertarian Walks Into a Bear: The Utopian Plot to Liberate an American Town (And Some Bears). Once upon a time, a group of libertarians got together and hatched one of the most Continue reading →
Peabody Library
2:00 pm
Drop-in anytime between 2:00 and 5:00 to make a graham cracker gingerbread house or create a Christmas craft. Continue reading →
Latham Library
Dec 21 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
7:00 pm
Holiday Readings for the Winter Solstice: in person at the Peabody Library and over Zoom. A winter solstice tradition! Come hear Peter Blodgett read holiday stories from many cultures. A special evening by candlelight in the George Peabody Library’s historic Continue reading →
Peabody Library
1:00 pm
For All Ages ( under 6 accompanied by an adult or teen ) Watch recent launches on the big screen in the basement at Latham Library with your hosts, Solar System Ambassador Cynthia Shelton, Planetary Scientist Tara Tomlinson, and Librarian Continue reading →
Latham Library
Jan 19 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
12:00 pm
A Stitch in Time Book Discussion Series, Fall ‘22/Winter ’23 – third book It’s easy to take textiles for granted since they’re so much a part of our daily lives.  But, if we analyze them more closely, they reveal insights Continue reading →
online via Zoom
Jan 22 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
4:00 pm
Local author Dean Whitlock will be forced by Covid to Zoom in to read from his new F&SF story collection at the Latham Library on this coming Sunday, the 22nd. The event will start at 4:00 p.m., as scheduled. Everyone Continue reading →
online via Zoom