Jan 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Latham Library
Discussion of “On Kingdom Mountain” by Howard Frank Mosher.  Books are now available to borrow at Latham Library.  (Please note, this date has been changed from January 14th).
Feb 2 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Peabody Library
An open house at the oldest continually operating library in Vermont.  Come see what the Peabody Library has to offer…check out our offerings of books and movies, see our staff/trustee picks and reviews, and have some refreshments.
Feb 7 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Latham Library
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
Feb 11 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Latham Library
Discussion of “Trans Atlantic” by Colum McCann.  Books are now available to borrow at Latham Library.  All are welcome.
Feb 13 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Peabody Library
Join us for our annual Valentine’s Day celebration, the Chocolate Indulgence.  Bring a favorite chocolate dish to share.  Copies of recipes are encouraged!  All are welcome.
Feb 16 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm Latham Library
All ages are welcome for a special Valentine’s Day tea party featuring stories, tea, and treats!
Feb 20 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Peabody Library
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 →
Mar 7 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Latham Library
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
Mar 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Peabody Library
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 →
Mar 27 @ 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.
Apr 4 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Latham Library
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
Apr 15 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Latham Library
Come in your PJs for stories, milk, and cookies. Children of all ages and their caregivers welcome.
Apr 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Peabody Library
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 →
Apr 26 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm Latham Library
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 →
May 2 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Latham Library
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
May 6 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Latham Library
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 →
May 25 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm Latham Library
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 →
May 30 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Latham Library
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 →
Jun 6 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Latham Library
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
Jun 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Peabody Library
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.
Jul 3 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Peabody Library
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 →
Jul 11 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Thetford Elementary School
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 →
Jul 17 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Peabody Library
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.
Jul 18 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Latham Library
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.
Jul 24 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Peabody Library
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 →
Jul 26 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Latham Library
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 →
Aug 5 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm Latham Library
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 →
Aug 7 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Peabody Library
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 →
Aug 14 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Peabody Library
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.
Aug 22 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Latham Library
“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 →