Jul 11 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Peabody Library
For students entering grades 5-7.  Registration required for one or all, please email: librarians@thetfordlibrary.org July 11: Wishtree by Katherine Applegate July 25: Ban This Book by Alan Gratz August 8: Chester and Gus by Cammie McGovern Snacks will be served.
Jul 15 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm East Thetford Pavilion
A family concert with local musician Patrick Ross!  All are welcome.
Jul 18 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Join us at the gazebo at Treasure Island Beach on Lake Fairlee.  All ages are welcome.
Jul 18 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Peabody Library
A comedic magic show including a flea circus and balloon art!  Best for ages 3 and up.
Jul 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Peabody Library
A new spin on our traditional book discussion group…share what you are reading!  Bring and review a book that you have read recently.  All are welcome.  Refreshments.
Jul 25 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Join us at the gazebo at Treasure Island Beach on Lake Fairlee.  All ages are welcome.
Jul 25 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Peabody Library
For students entering grades 5-7.  Registration required for one or all, please email: librarians@thetfordlibrary.org July 11: Wishtree by Katherine Applegate July 25: Ban This Book by Alan Gratz August 8: Chester and Gus by Cammie McGovern Snacks will be served.
Jul 28 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am Latham Library
Join Gary Barton, Thetford resident and Librarian at the Howe Library in Hanover, for a musical story time that is guaranteed to get you dancing and singing.
Aug 1 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Join us at the gazebo at Treasure Island Beach on Lake Fairlee.  All ages are welcome.
Aug 1 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm online via Zoom
 
Aug 3 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Latham Library
Pizza Party at 6:30 followed by a showing of the movie “School of Rock”, rated PG13.
Aug 6 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Latham Library
Learn about rocks and minerals and break open your own geode!  Best for ages 5 and up.  Please bring your own hammer.  Materials are limited, please register by emailing: librarians@thetfordlibrary.org
Aug 8 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Join us at the gazebo at Treasure Island Beach on Lake Fairlee.  All ages are welcome.
Aug 8 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Peabody Library
For students entering grades 5-7.  Registration required for one or all, please email: librarians@thetfordlibrary.org July 11: Wishtree by Katherine Applegate July 25: Ban This Book by Alan Gratz August 8: Chester and Gus by Cammie McGovern Snacks will be served.
Aug 15 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Join us at the gazebo at Treasure Island Beach on Lake Fairlee.  All ages are welcome.
Aug 15 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Peabody Library
A new spin on our traditional summer book discussion group.  Bring a book you are reading or have read recently and share what you liked or didn’t about it!  Or, just come to get some recommendations for what to read Continue reading →
Aug 15 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Peabody Library
A new spin on our traditional book discussion group…share what you are reading!  Bring and review a book that you have read recently.  All are welcome.  Refreshments.
Aug 23 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm Peabody Library
Peabody Library’s annual Penny Carnival features games, prizes, and food..and everything costs just one penny!  Children’s book sale, oldest and ugliest penny contests, and a raffle too!
Aug 25 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am Latham Library
Join Gary Barton, Thetford resident and Librarian at the Howe Library in Hanover, for a musical story time that is guaranteed to get you dancing and singing.
Aug 27 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Latham Library
Children who kept tracks of the books they read over the summer with a Libraries Rock reading log are invited to this party.  Certificates and special prizes will be awarded.  Treats will be served.
Sep 5 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Latham Library
A Playgroup for babies and toddlers and their caregivers. We meet in the basement at Latham Library. Drive around the back of the library to the parking lot. Enter that door on the back of the building. Once you see Continue reading →
Sep 5 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm online via Zoom
 
Sep 15 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm Latham Library
Just in time for International Talk Like a Pirate Day, come see award winning musician Rockin’ Ron the Friendly Pirate perform a concert for the young and the young at heart!  The singer describes his style as “Sesame Street meets Continue reading →
Sep 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Latham Library
Gary Barton, Librarian from the Howe Library in Hanover, joins Latham’s baby/toddler playgroup (Tales and Tunes for Tots) for a special music and movement storytime.  All are welcome, including siblings!
Oct 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Latham Library
Joe Citro, Vermont author and folklorist, has extensively researched and documented the folklore, hauntings, ghost stories, paranormal activity, and occult happenings of New England.  He has published numerous novels and works of nonfiction.  His latest work is the Vermont Monster Continue reading →
Oct 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Latham Library
Ashley Hensel-Browning uses techniques such as tableau poetry, physical enactments of picture books, or self-choreographed dances to encourage kids’ deeper understanding of both books and dance. Engaging music, warm-ups, and movement games round out the program for a fun and Continue reading →
Oct 31 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Latham Library
Latham Library will be open on Halloween Night from 6:00-8:00 pm!  Come in and warm up, trick-or-treat for a book, and visit our kid-created haunted house in the basement!
Nov 17 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm Latham Library
Shop our huge selection of books for children and adults, movies on DVD, audiobooks and  music on CD, rare and vintage books, gift items, and more!  Bag sale from 1:00-3:00.