Oct 31 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Latham Library
We will be giving away books (one per child, please) on the front lawn of Latham Library on Halloween Night. Books will be spread out on the lawn…please only touch the book you are choosing, observe social distancing, and wear Continue reading →
Nov 13 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm online through Zoom
Book Discussion Group for 7&8 Year-Olds: Discussion of “Ramona Quimby, Age 8” by Beverly Cleary, date and time TBA. Books are now available to borrow! All are welcome. Please email Emily at librarians@thetfordlibary.org to sign up. Continue reading →
Nov 19 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Online via Zoom
Latham Library will be starting up a Seed Library to be made available to Thetford Libraries patrons in the spring of 2021! With your library card, you will be able to “check-out” seeds grown locally…you are welcome to simply use Continue reading →
Nov 25 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm via Zoom
Hello!  Need a rest from pandemic and other worries?  Why not join us on Wed, Nov 25, at 5 PM to talk about Thanksgiving?  This month we are reading 3 different New Yorker articles.  Curious about what one does to cook this very American holiday while living Continue reading →
Nov 30 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
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Dec 3 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Online via Zoom
Join Thetford author Dean Whitlock over Zoom as he reads from the Carver’s World series, to be released as a boxed set next month. The audience will vote to choose which book in the trilogy Dean reads from! See below Continue reading →
Dec 4 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm online via Zoom
Book Discussion Group for 7&8 Year-Olds: Discussion of “Bunnicula” by James Howe. Discussion will be via Zoom on Friday, December 4 at 4:00pm. Books are now available to borrow! All are welcome. Please email Emily at librarians@thetfordlibary.org to sign up. Continue reading Continue reading →
Dec 9 @ 6:38 pm – 7:38 pm Online via Zoom
Readers who enjoy good writing, history, travel, foreign culture, and food in general would find this series interesting. The discussion group will meet on the following December Wednesdays at 4:00pm: Week 1: December 9 – “Baking Bread in Lyon” by Continue reading →
Dec 16 @ 6:38 pm – 7:38 pm Online via Zoom
Readers who enjoy good writing, history, travel, foreign culture, and food in general would find this series interesting. The discussion group will meet on the following December Wednesdays at 4:00pm: Week 1: December 9 – “Baking Bread in Lyon” by Continue reading →
Dec 21 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm online via Zoom
Discussion of “The Strange Case of Origami Yoda” by Tom Angleberger. “It takes the wisdom of Yoda to survive the sixth grade. Meet Dwight, a sixth-grade oddball. Dwight does a lot of weird things, like wearing the same T-shirt for a month or Continue reading →
Dec 21 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm online via Zoom
A holiday tradition! Join us via Zoom on the Winter Solstice to hear Peter Blodgett read holiday stories from many cultures and traditions.  To sign up, please email Librarians@thetfordlibrary.org. Continue reading →
Dec 23 @ 6:38 pm – 7:38 pm Online via Zoom
Readers who enjoy good writing, history, travel, foreign culture, and food in general would find this series interesting. The discussion group will meet on the following December Wednesdays at 4:00pm: Week 1: December 9 – “Baking Bread in Lyon” by Continue reading →
Jan 4 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm online via Zoom
Book discussion for 7 & 8 year olds. Discussion of “Nim’s Island” by Wendy Orr. Books are now available to borrow. All are welcome! Continue reading →
Jan 11 – Feb 28 all-day Online
The Vermont Winter Reading Challenge is open now through the end of February! The new year is a time for reflection and reinvigoration. What better way to do that than to cozy up with inspiring books this winter? The challenge Continue reading →
Jan 25 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm online via Zoom
The third in our series of online “how-to” classes offered through Zoom. Join us to learn the basics of how to use OPALS, our new full-function online catalog accessible through our website. Email Librarians@thetfordlibrary.org to sign up and receive the Zoom Continue reading →
Jan 27 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Online via Zoom
Have you ever felt lonely?   Isolated?   Both?    While they can be associated with depression and anxiety, loneliness and feelings of isolation can occur by themselves.   We can appear to be doing well and even be happy, Continue reading →
Feb 1 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm online via Zoom
Discussion of “Ms. Bixby’s Last Day” by John David Anderson. Books are now available to borrow. All are welcome! Continue reading →
Feb 12 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Online via Zoom
Join us as we launch Thetford poet Elisabeth Horan’s latest book, “Just To the Right of the Stove”, being released on February 12 by Twist in Time Press of Philadelphia. Elisabeth’s new collection of poetry is an ode to Sylvia Continue reading →
Feb 17 – May 28 all-day Latham Library
The Latham Seed Saving Library was launched in the fall of 2020, so this is our first growing season! That means that we don’t yet have a large selection of seeds to share. Over the coming years, with help from Continue reading →
Feb 17 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm online via Zoom
Book club for 7-9 year olds. Discussion of “May B” by Caroline Rose Starr. Books are now available to borrow. All are welcome! Continue reading →
Feb 24 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm online via Zoom
This month the New Yorker Articles group will discuss the work of James Baldwin (1924 – 1987), an American writer, poet, social critic, and activist. We will focus on his work for the civil rights movement. Using an essay he Continue reading →
Mar 4 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm online via Zoom
Welcome to Latham Library’s Adult Book/Film Discussion Group. Every month, we’ll couple a book with a film featuring a similar topic or theme. You can choose to read the book and/or view the film. Our book for March is “Rez Continue reading →
Mar 8 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm online via Zoom
Book Discussion for Young Children (7-9 year olds): Discussion of “Stuart Little” by EB White. Monday, March 8 at 4:00pm. Books are now available to borrow. All are welcome! Please email Emily at librarians@thetfordlibrary.org to sign up. Continue reading →
Mar 12 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm Online via Zoom
Come share your music, poetry, singing, comedy, storytelling, etc. 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 an email to librarians@thetfordlibrary.org. Continue reading →
May 29 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Latham Library parking lot
Saturday, May 29, 10:00am-2:00pm (rain date May 30). Latham Library’s Spring Book Sale has moved outside! Our excellent selection of books for children and adults, movies on DVD, audiobooks, and games and puzzles will be set up on tables in the Latham Library Continue reading →