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  • Monday, February 27
    • Mystery Book Group: Dandy Gilver & the Proper Treatment of Bloodstains.

      Monday, February 27 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

      "Dear Mrs. Gilver, My husband is going to kill me, and I would rather he didn't.." How will Dandy Gilver prevent this murder? Read the book and join us to discuss! NOTE: Meeting one week later because of President's Day Holiday.

    • Feed the Birds Program

      Monday, February 27 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

      Join us in making outdoor bird feeders for the winter birds. Peanut butter will be used.

    Wednesday, March 1
    • Vacation Movie Time

      Wednesday, March 1 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

      Join us for a movie and popcorn during vacation week.

    Monday, March 6
    • Vermont Reads Book Group @ CCS

      Monday, March 6 @ 11:15 am - 11:45 am

      Join middle school readers at Charlotte Central School to read & discuss "Brown Girl Dreaming" by Jacqueline Woodson.

    Tuesday, March 7
    • LIBRARY CLOSED- Town Meeting Day

      Tuesday, March 7

    Wednesday, March 8
    • "The Doldrums" Book Group

      Wednesday, March 8 @ 3:15 pm - 4:15 pm

      Embark on an iceberg adventure with Archer P. Helmsley in this funny and fast-paced book by Nicholas Gannon. Copies supplied by the library. Take the bus from CCS after school with parent note. For grades 2 and up.

    Thursday, March 9
    • Coding Club*

      Thursday, March 9 @ 3:15 pm - 4:15 pm

      Join this ongoing group of kids coding with Scratch. Beginners and advanced users welcome. 4th grade and up. Registration required.

    Friday, March 10
    • Friday Free for All

      Friday, March 10 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

      Join us each Friday for a new adventure with stories, experiments and snacks! For ages 3-5.

    Sunday, March 12
    • "Resilience" Movie Showing & Discussion

      Sunday, March 12 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

      Resilience is a new documentary that delves into the science of Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) and a new movement to treat and prevent toxic stress. Mike Yantachka facilitates a discussion following the movie. Co-sponsored with the Social Justice Ministry, Charlotte Congregational Church.

    Monday, March 13
    • Vermont Reads Book Group @ CCS

      Monday, March 13 @ 11:15 am - 11:45 am

      Join middle school readers at Charlotte Central School to read & discuss "Brown Girl Dreaming" by Jacqueline Woodson.

    Tuesday, March 14
    • Baby Time @ the Charlotte Library

      Tuesday, March 14 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am

      Join us to chat, sing songs and read to our youngest library goers! Sponsored by Building Bright Futures.

    Wednesday, March 15
    • "The Doldrums" Book Group

      Wednesday, March 15 @ 3:15 pm - 4:15 pm

      Embark on an iceberg adventure with Archer P. Helmsley in this funny and fast-paced book by Nicholas Gannon. Copies supplied by the library. Take the bus from CCS after school with parent note. For grades 2 and up.

    Thursday, March 16
    • Coding Club*

      Thursday, March 16 @ 3:15 pm - 4:15 pm

      Join this ongoing group of kids coding with Scratch. Beginners and advanced users welcome. 4th grade and up. Registration required.

    Friday, March 17
    • Friday Free for All

      Friday, March 17 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

      Join us each Friday for a new adventure with stories, experiments and snacks! For ages 3-5.

    Sunday, March 19
    • Library Birthday Party

      Sunday, March 19 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

      Join us for a 20th birthday celebration. Cake, party games and prizes!

    Monday, March 20
    • Mystery Book Group: Death at La Fenice

      Monday, March 20 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

      In her first mystery featuring Commissario Guido Brunetti, a world-famous German opera conductor has died at La Fenice, and Brunetti pursues what appears to be a murder investigation without leads. Join us for coffee and conversation; copies are available at the circulation desk.

    • Vermont Reads Book Group @ CCS

      Monday, March 20 @ 11:15 am - 11:45 am

      Join middle school readers at Charlotte Central School to read & discuss "Brown Girl Dreaming" by Jacqueline Woodson.

    Tuesday, March 21
    • Baby Time @ the Library

      Tuesday, March 21 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am

      Meet other caregivers and the littlest ones in our area. We'll chat, sing songs, and read to Baby. Sponsored by Building Bright Futures.

    • Story Explorations

      Tuesday, March 21 @ 2:15 pm - 3:15 pm

      Explore the world of stories with crafts, games and books. For grade K & 1. Please call the library to register.

    Wednesday, March 22
    • Accessing Charlotte Library Services 24/7

      Wednesday, March 22 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

    • "The Doldrums" Book Group

      Wednesday, March 22 @ 3:15 pm - 4:15 pm

      Embark on an iceberg adventure with Archer P. Helmsley in this funny and fast-paced book by Nicholas Gannon. Copies supplied by the library. Take the bus from CCS after school with parent note. For grades 2 and up.

    • The Many Meanings of Maple

      Wednesday, March 22 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

      Champlain College professor Michael Lange discusses sugaring ethnographically, based on over five years of research among sugarmakers all over the state, to learn from them what sugaring really means to Vermont. Maple syrup sampling follows the talk.

    Thursday, March 23
    • Coding Club*

      Thursday, March 23 @ 3:15 pm - 4:15 pm

      Join this ongoing group of kids coding with Scratch. Beginners and advanced users welcome. 4th grade and up. Registration required.

    Friday, March 24
    • Friday Free for All

      Friday, March 24 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

      Join us each Friday for a new adventure with stories, experiments and snacks! For ages 3-5.

    Monday, March 27
    • Vermont Reads Book Group @ CCS

      Monday, March 27 @ 11:15 am - 11:45 am

      Join middle school readers at Charlotte Central School to read & discuss "Brown Girl Dreaming" by Jacqueline Woodson.

    • Hospice and Heart: Reading and Book Discussion

      Monday, March 27 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

      Hospice and Heart: Reading and Book Discussion. Monday, March 27 through Monday, April 10, 1:30 pm. Author and hospice mentor Pam Heinrich MacPherson opens our book series with a reflection on end-of-life care as expressed in her book of poetry, Vigil. Following this introduction, we read and reflect on The Hummingbird, Stephen Kiernan’s 2015 novel that deals with hospice and healing. Copies of The Hummingbird will be available at the first meeting for checkout through the Charlotte Library. Pam MacPherson will have copies of Vigil for purchase following her talk.

    Tuesday, March 28
    • Story Explorations

      Tuesday, March 28 @ 2:15 pm - 3:15 pm

      Explore the world of stories with crafts, games and books. For grade K & 1. Please call the library to register.

    • TinkerBelles*

      Tuesday, March 28 @ 2:15 pm - 2:45 pm

      Make the usual unusual with a little chemistry as we explore molecular gastronomy. Fruit juice caviar? Powdered Nutella? We’ll make up some yummy toppings and try them on ice cream! For 3-5th graders. Registration required.
      Funded by a grant from John & Alice Outwater.

    Thursday, March 30
    • Coding Club*

      Thursday, March 30 @ 3:15 pm - 4:15 pm

      Join this ongoing group of kids coding with Scratch. Beginners and advanced users welcome. 4th grade and up. Registration required.

    Friday, March 31
    • Friday Free for All

      Friday, March 31 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

      Join us each Friday for a new adventure with stories, experiments and snacks! For ages 3-5.

    Monday, April 3
    • Vermont Reads Book Group @ CCS

      Monday, April 3 @ 11:15 am - 11:45 am

      Join middle school readers at Charlotte Central School to read & discuss "Brown Girl Dreaming" by Jacqueline Woodson.

    • Hospice and Heart: Reading and Book Discussion, Session 2.

      Monday, April 3 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

      We read and reflect on The Hummingbird, Stephen Kiernan’s 2015 novel that deals with hospice and healing. Copies of The Hummingbird will be available at the first meeting for checkout through the Charlotte Library.

    Tuesday, April 4
    • BabyTime

      Tuesday, April 4 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am

      Join us at the library for songs and play time for the littlest ones in our community. This is group sponsored by Building Bright Futures.

    • Story Explorations

      Tuesday, April 4 @ 2:15 pm - 3:15 pm

      Explore the world of stories with crafts, games and books. For grade K & 1. Please call the library to register.

    • TinkerBelles Create Interactive Poetry*

      Tuesday, April 4 @ 2:15 pm - 3:45 pm

      April is National Poetry Month. Let’s program some poetry! We’ll use our brains, books and Makey Makeys to create new, fun ways to read poems! No experience necessary. For 3-5th graders. Registration required.
      Funded by a grant from John & Alice Outwater.

    • Great Decisions 2017: The Future of Europe

      Tuesday, April 4 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

      What will post-Brexit Europe look like, and how can U.S. foreign policy adapt? Join us for discussion. Reading materials available at the library circulation desk for checkout.

    Thursday, April 6
    • Coding Club*

      Thursday, April 6 @ 3:15 pm - 4:15 pm

      Join this ongoing group of kids coding with Scratch. Beginners and advanced users welcome. 4th grade and up. Registration required.

    Friday, April 7
    • Friday Free for All

      Friday, April 7 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

      Join us each Friday for a new adventure with stories, experiments and snacks! For ages 3-5.

    Monday, April 10
    • Vermont Reads Book Group @ CCS

      Monday, April 10 @ 11:15 am - 11:45 am

      Join middle school readers at Charlotte Central School to read & discuss "Brown Girl Dreaming" by Jacqueline Woodson.

    • Hospice & Heart Reading & Book Discussion: Session #3

      Monday, April 10 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

      We read and reflect on The Hummingbird, Stephen Kiernan’s 2015 novel that deals with hospice and healing. Copies of The Hummingbird will be available at the first meeting for checkout through the Charlotte Library.

    Tuesday, April 11
    • Story Explorations

      Tuesday, April 11 @ 2:15 pm - 3:15 pm

      Explore the world of stories with crafts, games and books. For grade K & 1. Please call the library to register.

    • TinkerBelles Sew Electric!*

      Tuesday, April 11 @ 2:15 pm - 3:45 pm

      Design and make a plush monster that lights up! We’ll learn how to sew a circuit with a microcontroller, LED and conductive thread in this e-textiles program. For 3-5th graders. Registration required.
      Funded by a grant from John & Alice Outwater.

    Thursday, April 13
    • Coding Club*

      Thursday, April 13 @ 3:15 pm - 4:15 pm

      Join this ongoing group of kids coding with Scratch. Beginners and advanced users welcome. 4th grade and up. Registration required.

    Friday, April 14
    • Friday Free for All

      Friday, April 14 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

      Join us each Friday for a new adventure with stories, experiments and snacks! For ages 3-5.

    Monday, April 17
    • Mystery Book Group

      Monday, April 17 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

      Copies are available at the circulation desk.

    • Heart & Hospice Reading & Book Discussion: Session #4

      Monday, April 17 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

      We read and reflect on The Hummingbird, Stephen Kiernan’s 2015 novel that deals with hospice and healing. Copies of The Hummingbird will be available at the first meeting for checkout through the Charlotte Library.

    Tuesday, April 18
    • Baby Time @ the Library

      Tuesday, April 18 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am

      Meet other caregivers and the littlest ones in our area. We'll chat, sing songs, and read to Baby. Sponsored by Building Bright Futures.

    • Story Explorations

      Tuesday, April 18 @ 2:15 pm - 3:15 pm

      Explore the world of stories with crafts, games and books. For grade K & 1. Please call the library to register.

    • TinkerBelles Sew Electric!*

      Tuesday, April 18 @ 2:15 pm - 3:45 pm

      Design and make a plush monster that lights up! We’ll learn how to sew a circuit with a microcontroller, LED and conductive thread in this e-textiles program. For 3-5th graders. Registration required.
      Funded by a grant from John & Alice Outwater.

    • Great Decisions 2017: Trade, Jobs & Politics

      Tuesday, April 18 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

      The U.S. political mood toward trade has gone sour. One need look no further than the 2016 presidential contest for the popular narrative: trade means that China wins, at America’s expense. But do the numbers support that conclusion?

    Thursday, April 20
    • Coding Club*

      Thursday, April 20 @ 3:15 pm - 4:15 pm

      Join this ongoing group of kids coding with Scratch. Beginners and advanced users welcome. 4th grade and up. Registration required.

    Friday, April 21
    • Friday Free for All

      Friday, April 21 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

      Join us each Friday for a new adventure with stories, experiments and snacks! For ages 3-5.

 

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