Welcome to the Charlotte Library

Updates

Total Solar Eclipse!
Monday, April 8
2:15pm-4:35pm
View the eclipse from the Charlotte Library lawn. We have a limited number of glasses, sign-up now. Two per Charlotte household.
Reserve Eclipse Glasses


In Case You Misssed it: Watch Candidates Night 2024


Don’t Forget to Vote!
Town Meeting Day is Tuesday, March 5. You can also vote early. 
For more information see the town’s Voting and Election page.

New & Upcoming Books

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Upcoming Events

Please see the program description for registration specifics.  Questions? Send us an emailAll Library programs are free and open to the public.

Monday, March 4
  • Vermont Furbearer Display
    All day

    Thanks to the Vermont Fish and Wildlife Department, the Charlotte Library will have an in depth display of Vermont’s furbearing animals, such as mink, beaver, fisher, and red fox. The display will include pelts, skulls, track sets, scat sets, and track field guides.

Tuesday, March 5
  • Vermont Furbearer Display
    All day

    Thanks to the Vermont Fish and Wildlife Department, the Charlotte Library will have an in depth display of Vermont’s furbearing animals, such as mink, beaver, fisher, and red fox. The display will include pelts, skulls, track sets, scat sets, and track field guides.

  • Preschool Story Time
    10:00 am-11:00 am

    Join us at the Charlotte Library for preschool stories, crafts and activities. No registration required. Age 2 and over. 

Wednesday, March 6
  • Vermont Furbearer Display
    All day

    Thanks to the Vermont Fish and Wildlife Department, the Charlotte Library will have an in depth display of Vermont’s furbearing animals, such as mink, beaver, fisher, and red fox. The display will include pelts, skulls, track sets, scat sets, and track field guides.

  • Preschool Free Play
    10:00 am-11:00 am

    Play in the preschool years enables children to explore and make sense of the world around them, as well as to use and develop their imagination and creativity. We'll be exploring the sensory table, sorting, playing with blocks, play dough..... these are a few of the open ended projects planned for Wednesday morning play based learning at the Charlotte Library. 

  • Short Story Selections
    1:00 pm-2:00 pm

    Via Zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82416415111
    Join Library Director Margaret Woodruff to share and discuss short stories old and new.
    Our group meets the first and third Wednesdays of each month.

  • Book Chat
    3:00 pm-4:00 pm

    Join Margaret at the library to discuss new books, old books and books we might have missed. Each week, Margaret selects a theme and highlights related titles from the library collection.

  • Crochet & Knit Night
    5:00 pm-6:30 pm

Thursday, March 7
  • Vermont Furbearer Display
    All day

    Thanks to the Vermont Fish and Wildlife Department, the Charlotte Library will have an in depth display of Vermont’s furbearing animals, such as mink, beaver, fisher, and red fox. The display will include pelts, skulls, track sets, scat sets, and track field guides.

  • Babytime
    9:30 am-10:30 am

    Babytime is an unstructured hour at the library for parents, caregivers and babies so they can play and chat during the dark winter months. Explore books and toys and general conversation every Thursday morning in the young children's area. Ages birth to 18 months.

  • Senior Center Book Discussion: "Lessons in Chemistry"
    1:00 pm-2:00 pm

    Maybe you've read the book?  Or seen the TV show? Or simply wonder what the buzz is all about? Join us at the Charlotte Senior Center to discuss this New York Times bestseller. Elizabeth Zott is a gifted research chemist whose career takes a detour when she becomes the star of a beloved TV cooking show. Please register through the Charlotte Senior Center: 802.425.3864. Co-sponsored with the Charlotte Senior Center, this program takes place at the Charlotte Senior Center, 212 Ferry Road, Charlotte. Copies available at the Charlotte Library.

  • Board of Trustees Meeting
    6:00 pm-7:30 pm

Friday, March 8
  • Preschool Story Time
    10:00 am-11:00 am

    Join us at the Charlotte Library for preschool stories, crafts and activities. No registration required. Age 2 and over.

Saturday, March 9
  • Stillwater Meditation @ Library
    9:00 am-10:00 am

    Poetry and meditation are offered freely and in person to the delightful community of Charlotte, Vermont! You are invited for quiet reflection, contemplation, and gentle meditation instruction.

    Respect for all beings & faiths is a foundational quality of our time together. Beginning and experienced meditators are welcome.

  • Let's LEGO!
    10:00 am-1:30 pm

    Drop-in for LEGO free play! We'll have loads of LEGO bricks out along with some books and prompts for inspiration.

    For ALL ages. Please note children under 10 must be accompanied by an adult.

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