Dec 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Peabody Library
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.
Dec 23 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Latham Library
All ages are welcome for holiday and winter stories. Milk and cookies will be served. Come in your pajamas if you like!
Jan 2 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Latham Library
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.
Jan 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Latham Library
“State of Wonder” by Ann Patchett.  All are welcome.  Books are available to borrow at Latham Library.
Jan 30 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Latham Library
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 →
Feb 10 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Latham Library
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 →
Feb 12 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Peabody Library
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!
Feb 15 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm Latham Library
Join us for our annual Valentine’s Tea Party.  Bring a loved one for stories and refreshments.  All ages are welcome!
Feb 19 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Peabody Library
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 →
Feb 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Latham Library
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.
Feb 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Latham Library
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 →
Feb 28 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Latham Library
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 →
Feb 29 all-day Latham Library
Latham Library will be closed for Thetford Town Meeting Day.
Mar 5 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Latham Library
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.
Mar 11 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Peabody Library
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 →
Mar 13 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm Latham Library
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 →
Apr 4 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm online via Zoom
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 →
Apr 20 @ 9:00 am – Apr 24 @ 5:00 pm Latham Library
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 →
May 21 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm online through Zoom
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 →
Jun 15 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am online via Zoom
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 →
Jun 22 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm online via Zoom
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 →
Jun 24 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Online via Zoom
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!
Jul 8 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Online via Zoom
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!
Jul 13 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Online via Zoom
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!
Jul 29 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Online via Zoom
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!
Jul 30 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm Latham Library Back Yard
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
Aug 5 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Latham Library back lawn
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 →
Aug 6 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Online via Zoom
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!
Aug 10 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Online via Zoom
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!
Aug 12 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm Peabody Library
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 →