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 31 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm online via Zoom
Marian Anderson, Marion Hollins, Pauli Murray, Elizabeth and Emily Blackwell, Ida and Louise Cook, Margaret Sanger, Bathsheba Rich. Who are they? What do they have in common? For our March discussion, let’s talk about the power of women! Our reading Continue reading →
Apr 5 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm online via Zoom
Celebrate National Library Week with a Community Read Aloud on Zoom! Monday, April 5 at 6:30 pm. Sign up for a slot to read a passage or chapter from a favorite book, or a whole picture book. All ages are Continue reading →
Apr 8 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm online via Zoom
Welcome to Latham Library’s Adult Book/Film Discussion Group.  Every month, we couple a book with a film featuring a related topic or theme.  You can choose to read the book and/or view the film.   Our book for April is Continue reading →
Apr 8 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm online via Zoom
Discussion of “The Trumpet of the Swan” by E.B. White. Books are now available to borrow. All are welcome! Continue reading →
Apr 28 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm online via Zoom
April is a time to celebrate our public library and our librarians who promote its use and support for our community. Along with articles from the New Yorker, a documentary, “Ex Libris,” by Frederick Wiseman, will be part of our Continue reading →
May 6 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm online via Zoom
Our book for May is The Lady in Gold*, the story of Austrian painter Gustav Klimt’s portrait of wealthy Viennese Jewish socialite Adele Bloch-Bauer and its relevance to generations of Viennese who flourished during turn-of-the-century Venice, struggled to survive World War Continue reading →
May 13 @ 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. All ages are welcome to participate.If you’d like to perform, 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 →