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 →
Aug 26 @ 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!
Sep 1 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm Thetford Hill Green
Modern Times Theater of Hardwick, VT will perform “The Perils of Mr. Punch” with their new mobile puppet theater! This will take place on the Thetford Hill Green with socially distanced seating and masks required. Rain date Thursday, September 3. Summer Continue reading →
Sep 26 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Latham Library
FALL BOOK SALE! Saturday, September 26, 10:00am-2:00pm (rain date October 10). Latham Library’s Fall Book Sale has moved outside! Our huge selection of books for children and adults, movies on DVD, audiobooks, and games and puzzles will be set up on tables in Continue reading →
Sep 30 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm Online via Zoom
Fans of the New Yorker Magazine! Latham Library has something new for you! A generous donor recently gifted Latham Library digital access to the New Yorker. The library will use this gift to host an article discussion group. The format Continue reading →
Oct 28 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm Online via Zoom
Fans of the New Yorker Magazine! Latham Library has something new for you! A generous donor recently gifted Latham Library digital access to the New Yorker. The library will use this gift to host an article discussion group. The format Continue reading →
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 12 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 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 →
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.
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 →
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 →