Sunday, July 14
  • Library Book Sale
    10:00 am-2:00 pm

Monday, July 15
  • Adventure Monday
    10:00 am-11:00 am

    Adventure Monday at the library for the month of July. July 8- Sports on the lawn July 15- Make a paracord survival bracelet July 22- Harvest the garden and cooking adventure July 29- What Would You Do? Stories of survival Ages 7 and above

  • Mystery Book Group: "Everyone in My Family Has Killed Someone"
    10:00 am-11:00 am

    I was dreading the Cunningham family reunion even before the first murder. Before the storm stranded us at the mountain resort, snow and bodies piling up. The thing is, us Cunninghams don’t really get along. We’ve only got one thing in common: we’ve all killed someone.

    My brother.
    My step-sister
    My wife
    My father
    My mother

    My sister-in-law
    My uncle
    My stepfather

    My aunt
    Me

    Copies available at the circulation desk.

  • All About the Weather with NOAA
    5:30 pm-6:30 pm

    Ever wonder what it's like to be a weather forecaster? Join the weather-curious for a presentation by the National Weather Service of Burlington and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association, to learn about what these meteorologists do every day to keep you safe. All ages welcome.

Tuesday, July 16
  • 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, July 17
  • 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

  • Garden Circle
    4:30 pm-6:00 pm

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

    Stop by for a casual session of crocheting and chatting, knitting and catching up. Bring your project or start a new one with yarn and needles available at the Library, along with plenty of books to instruct and inspire. For teens and adults.

  • Author Book Talk: "Regeneration Handbook"
    7:00 pm-8:30 pm

    Could Charlotte Become a “Regenerative Community?” Ever wonder what people are talking about when they talk about “regeneration”? Currently applied to fields as diverse as ecology,spirituality, health, and economics, regeneration has become a bit of a buzzword lately. Join the author of The Regeneration Handbook: Transform Yourself to Transform the World", to find out. Don Hall argues that we might come to understand regeneration more broadly as the “act of helping to bring something back to life – ourselves, our communities, and, ultimately, the Earth.” Co-sponsored with Sustainable Charlotte.

  • Better Together Book Club: Reading Recs
    7:00 pm-8:00 pm

Thursday, July 18
  • Baby Time
    9:30 am-10:30 am

  • Grange on the Green: Carol Wise
    5:30 pm-7:00 pm

    Original music and well-known folk music on the Charlotte Town Green.
    Rain location: The Charlotte Senior Center

    Concert sponsor: Point Bay Marina

    Hosted by the Charlotte Library and the Charlotte Grange with thanks to our concert series sponsors Otter Creek Awnings and Shearer Audi-VW-Acura.

Friday, July 19
  • Library Garden Circle
    8:30 am-10:00 am

    Do you enjoy tending gardens and seeing them respond under your care? Like friendly conversation while you pull weeds? Appreciate learning from others' gardening experience and sharing your own? The Garden Circle of volunteers who tend the Library's educational gardens would love to have you join our Friday morning group work sessions, 8:30-10:00 starting May 31. Experienced and new gardeners welcome. All you need is interest and willingness to get a bit dirty sometimes! Come every time or as often as you can. Sign up at Seeds@charlottepubliclibrary.org, and we'll contact you if plans change due to weather etc. Join the fun and have the satisfaction of tending these very special public gardens. Coordinated by Karen Tuininga and Linda Hamilton, Garden Stewards.

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

Saturday, July 20
  • 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.

Monday, July 22
  • Adventure Monday
    10:00 am-11:00 am

    Adventure Monday at the library for the month of July. July 8- Sports on the lawn July 15- Make a paracord survival bracelet July 22- Harvest the garden and cooking adventure July 29- What Would You Do? Stories of survival Ages 7 and above

Tuesday, July 23
  • Instrument Petting Zoo
    10:00 am-11:00 am

    The Instrument Petting Zoo includes a wide variety of traditional acoustic instruments: The majority are stringed instruments like fiddles, ukuleles, guitars, banjos, mandolins, cellos, basses, etc. with the express purpose of letting young people play them.

  • 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, July 24
  • 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. 

  • 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.

  • Garden Circle
    4:30 pm-6:00 pm

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

    Stop by for a casual session of crocheting and chatting, knitting and catching up. Bring your project or start a new one with yarn and needles available at the Library, along with plenty of books to instruct and inspire. For teens and adults.

  • Library Board Meeting
    6:00 pm-7:00 pm

  • Men's Book Discussion: "The Long Walk: The True Story of a Trek to Freedom""
    7:30 pm-9:00 pm

    Join the discussion.
    In 1941, the author and six other fellow prisoners escaped a Soviet labor camp in Yakutsk--a camp where enduring hunger, cold, untended wounds, untreated illnesses, and avoiding daily executions were everyday feats. Their march--over thousands of miles by foot--out of Siberia, through China, the Gobi Desert, Tibet, and over the Himalayas to British India is a remarkable statement about man's desire to be free. 

Thursday, July 25
  • Baby Time
    9:30 am-10:30 am

  • Grange on the Green: Forest Station & Friends
    5:30 pm-7:00 pm

    Lively bluegrass music on the Charlotte Town Green.
    Rain location: The Charlotte Senior Center

    Concert sponsor: Lake Champlain Chocolates

    Hosted by the Charlotte Library and the Charlotte Grange with thanks to our concert series sponsors Otter Creek Awnings and Shearer Audi-VW-Acura.
     

  • Thursday Night Book Club: "The Art Thief"
    7:30 pm-9:00 pm

    Join on Zoom.
    For centuries, works of art have been stolen in countless ways from all over the world, but no one has been quite as successful at it as the master thief Stéphane Breitwieser. Carrying out more than two hundred heists over nearly eight years—in museums and cathedrals all over Europe—Breitwieser, along with his girlfriend who worked as his lookout, stole more than three hundred objects, until it all fell apart in spectacular fashion.
    Copies available at the circulation desk.

Friday, July 26
  • Library Garden Circle
    8:30 am-10:00 am

    Do you enjoy tending gardens and seeing them respond under your care? Like friendly conversation while you pull weeds? Appreciate learning from others' gardening experience and sharing your own? The Garden Circle of volunteers who tend the Library's educational gardens would love to have you join our Friday morning group work sessions, 8:30-10:00 starting May 31. Experienced and new gardeners welcome. All you need is interest and willingness to get a bit dirty sometimes! Come every time or as often as you can. Sign up at Seeds@charlottepubliclibrary.org, and we'll contact you if plans change due to weather etc. Join the fun and have the satisfaction of tending these very special public gardens. Coordinated by Karen Tuininga and Linda Hamilton, Garden Stewards.

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

Saturday, July 27
  • 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.

Monday, July 29
  • Adventure Monday
    10:00 am-11:00 am

    Adventure Monday at the library for the month of July. July 8- Sports on the lawn July 15- Make a paracord survival bracelet July 22- Harvest the garden and cooking adventure July 29- What Would You Do? Stories of survival Ages 7 and above

Tuesday, July 30
  • 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, July 31
  • 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. 

  • 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.

  • Garden Circle
    4:30 pm-6:00 pm

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

    Stop by for a casual session of crocheting and chatting, knitting and catching up. Bring your project or start a new one with yarn and needles available at the Library, along with plenty of books to instruct and inspire. For teens and adults.

  • Cooking Book Club: Summer Bounty
    5:30 pm-7:00 pm

    Join us for feast of local foods al fresco on the library porch or green, weather permitting. Bring a dish to share and, if you wish, a story to tell. We have many cookbooks if you need inspiration: "Edible: A Celebration of Local Food" by Tracey Ryder & Carole Topalian "From the Cook's Garden" by Ellen Ecker Ogden "Local Dirt" & "Dishing Up Dirt" by Andrea Bemis "The Vermont Non-GMO Cookbook" by Tracey Medeiros Of course, we'd also be delighted with any favorite recipe of your own for summer bounty!   The cookbooks will be at the circulation desk for you to read through and select from. Please let us know if you can join us and feel free to invite a friend along as well. RSVP: margaret@charlottepubliclibrary.org

Thursday, August 1
  • Baby Time
    9:30 am-10:30 am

  • Busy Morning Duo
    12:00 pm-1:00 pm

    Join Busy Morning Duo as they tour Vermont libraries. They will perform on the library porch  at noon with family friendly music and story telling.

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

Friday, August 2
  • Library Garden Circle
    8:30 am-10:00 am

    Do you enjoy tending gardens and seeing them respond under your care? Like friendly conversation while you pull weeds? Appreciate learning from others' gardening experience and sharing your own? The Garden Circle of volunteers who tend the Library's educational gardens would love to have you join our Friday morning group work sessions, 8:30-10:00 starting May 31. Experienced and new gardeners welcome. All you need is interest and willingness to get a bit dirty sometimes! Come every time or as often as you can. Sign up at Seeds@charlottepubliclibrary.org, and we'll contact you if plans change due to weather etc. Join the fun and have the satisfaction of tending these very special public gardens. Coordinated by Karen Tuininga and Linda Hamilton, Garden Stewards.

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

  • The Very Merry Theatre 42nd Street
    6:00 pm-8:00 pm

    The Very Merry Theatre traveling show will take place on the Charlotte Library lawn. Please bring low lawn chairs, blankets, water and sunscreen. The library will not be open, only the restrooms will be accessible.

Saturday, August 3
  • 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.

  • Baby Time
    10:00 am-11:00 am

  • 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.

Tuesday, August 6
  • 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, August 7
  • 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. 

  • 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.

  • Garden Circle
    4:30 pm-6:00 pm

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

    Stop by for a casual session of crocheting and chatting, knitting and catching up. Bring your project or start a new one with yarn and needles available at the Library, along with plenty of books to instruct and inspire. For teens and adults.

Thursday, August 8
  • Baby Time
    9:30 am-10:30 am

Friday, August 9
  • Library Garden Circle
    8:30 am-10:00 am

    Do you enjoy tending gardens and seeing them respond under your care? Like friendly conversation while you pull weeds? Appreciate learning from others' gardening experience and sharing your own? The Garden Circle of volunteers who tend the Library's educational gardens would love to have you join our Friday morning group work sessions, 8:30-10:00 starting May 31. Experienced and new gardeners welcome. All you need is interest and willingness to get a bit dirty sometimes! Come every time or as often as you can. Sign up at Seeds@charlottepubliclibrary.org, and we'll contact you if plans change due to weather etc. Join the fun and have the satisfaction of tending these very special public gardens. Coordinated by Karen Tuininga and Linda Hamilton, Garden Stewards.

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

Saturday, August 10
  • 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.

Monday, August 12
  • Music with Chris and Lisa on the Porch
    10:00 am-11:00 am

    Music on the library porch with Chris Gribnau and Lisa Henry. All ages encouraged to attend.

Tuesday, August 13
  • 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, August 14
  • 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. 

  • 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.

  • Garden Circle
    4:30 pm-6:00 pm

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

    Stop by for a casual session of crocheting and chatting, knitting and catching up. Bring your project or start a new one with yarn and needles available at the Library, along with plenty of books to instruct and inspire. For teens and adults.

  • Better Together: "Lessons in Chemistry"
    7:00 pm-8:30 pm

Thursday, August 15
  • Baby Time
    9:30 am-10:30 am

Friday, August 16
  • Library Garden Circle
    8:30 am-10:00 am

    Do you enjoy tending gardens and seeing them respond under your care? Like friendly conversation while you pull weeds? Appreciate learning from others' gardening experience and sharing your own? The Garden Circle of volunteers who tend the Library's educational gardens would love to have you join our Friday morning group work sessions, 8:30-10:00 starting May 31. Experienced and new gardeners welcome. All you need is interest and willingness to get a bit dirty sometimes! Come every time or as often as you can. Sign up at Seeds@charlottepubliclibrary.org, and we'll contact you if plans change due to weather etc. Join the fun and have the satisfaction of tending these very special public gardens. Coordinated by Karen Tuininga and Linda Hamilton, Garden Stewards.

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

Saturday, August 17
  • 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.

Monday, August 19
  • Mystery Book Group: "Crocodile on the Sandbank"
    10:00 am-11:00 am

  • Kindergarten Card Party
    5:30 pm-6:30 pm

    All incoming Kindergartners are invited to a small party at the Charlotte Library. They will receive their very own library card and get a chance to meet other Kinder families.

Tuesday, August 20
  • 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, August 21
  • 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. 

  • 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.

  • Garden Circle
    4:30 pm-6:00 pm

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

    Stop by for a casual session of crocheting and chatting, knitting and catching up. Bring your project or start a new one with yarn and needles available at the Library, along with plenty of books to instruct and inspire. For teens and adults.

Thursday, August 22
  • Baby Time
    9:30 am-10:30 am

  • Thursday Night Book Club: "North Woods"
    7:30 pm-9:00 pm

    Join on Zoom.
    This magisterial and highly inventive novel from Pulitzer Prize finalist Daniel Mason brims with love and madness, humor and hope. Following the cycles of history, nature, and even language, North Woods shows the myriad, magical ways in which we’re connected to our environment, to history, and to one another. It is not just an unforgettable novel about secrets and destinies, but a way of looking at the world that asks the timeless question: How do we live on, even after we’re gone?
    Copies available at the circulation desk.

Friday, August 23
  • Library Garden Circle
    8:30 am-10:00 am

    Do you enjoy tending gardens and seeing them respond under your care? Like friendly conversation while you pull weeds? Appreciate learning from others' gardening experience and sharing your own? The Garden Circle of volunteers who tend the Library's educational gardens would love to have you join our Friday morning group work sessions, 8:30-10:00 starting May 31. Experienced and new gardeners welcome. All you need is interest and willingness to get a bit dirty sometimes! Come every time or as often as you can. Sign up at Seeds@charlottepubliclibrary.org, and we'll contact you if plans change due to weather etc. Join the fun and have the satisfaction of tending these very special public gardens. Coordinated by Karen Tuininga and Linda Hamilton, Garden Stewards.

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

Saturday, August 24
  • 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.

  • Music with Zachary DeFranco
    1:00 pm-2:00 pm

    Enjoy old time and Irish music performed by Zachary DeFranco. He'll take time to discuss the instrument history as well as the history of the tunes being played.

Tuesday, August 27
  • 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, August 28
  • 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. 

  • 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.

  • Garden Circle
    4:30 pm-6:00 pm

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

    Stop by for a casual session of crocheting and chatting, knitting and catching up. Bring your project or start a new one with yarn and needles available at the Library, along with plenty of books to instruct and inspire. For teens and adults.

  • Men's Book Discussion
    7:30 pm-9:00 pm

Thursday, August 29
  • Baby Time
    9:30 am-10:30 am

Friday, August 30
  • Library Garden Circle
    8:30 am-10:00 am

    Do you enjoy tending gardens and seeing them respond under your care? Like friendly conversation while you pull weeds? Appreciate learning from others' gardening experience and sharing your own? The Garden Circle of volunteers who tend the Library's educational gardens would love to have you join our Friday morning group work sessions, 8:30-10:00 starting May 31. Experienced and new gardeners welcome. All you need is interest and willingness to get a bit dirty sometimes! Come every time or as often as you can. Sign up at Seeds@charlottepubliclibrary.org, and we'll contact you if plans change due to weather etc. Join the fun and have the satisfaction of tending these very special public gardens. Coordinated by Karen Tuininga and Linda Hamilton, Garden Stewards.

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

Saturday, August 31
  • 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.

Monday, September 2
  • Library Closed: Labor Day
    All day

Tuesday, September 3
  • 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, September 4
  • 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. 

  • 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.

  • Garden Circle
    4:30 pm-6:00 pm

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

    Stop by for a casual session of crocheting and chatting, knitting and catching up. Bring your project or start a new one with yarn and needles available at the Library, along with plenty of books to instruct and inspire. For teens and adults.

Thursday, September 5
  • Baby Time
    9:30 am-10:30 am

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

Friday, September 6
  • Library Garden Circle
    8:30 am-10:00 am

    Do you enjoy tending gardens and seeing them respond under your care? Like friendly conversation while you pull weeds? Appreciate learning from others' gardening experience and sharing your own? The Garden Circle of volunteers who tend the Library's educational gardens would love to have you join our Friday morning group work sessions, 8:30-10:00 starting May 31. Experienced and new gardeners welcome. All you need is interest and willingness to get a bit dirty sometimes! Come every time or as often as you can. Sign up at Seeds@charlottepubliclibrary.org, and we'll contact you if plans change due to weather etc. Join the fun and have the satisfaction of tending these very special public gardens. Coordinated by Karen Tuininga and Linda Hamilton, Garden Stewards.

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

Saturday, September 7
  • 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.

  • Baby Time
    10:00 am-11:00 am

  • 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.

Tuesday, September 10
  • 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, September 11
  • 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. 

  • 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.

  • Garden Circle
    4:30 pm-6:00 pm

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

    Stop by for a casual session of crocheting and chatting, knitting and catching up. Bring your project or start a new one with yarn and needles available at the Library, along with plenty of books to instruct and inspire. For teens and adults.

Thursday, September 12
  • Baby Time
    9:30 am-10:30 am

Friday, September 13
  • Library Garden Circle
    8:30 am-10:00 am

    Do you enjoy tending gardens and seeing them respond under your care? Like friendly conversation while you pull weeds? Appreciate learning from others' gardening experience and sharing your own? The Garden Circle of volunteers who tend the Library's educational gardens would love to have you join our Friday morning group work sessions, 8:30-10:00 starting May 31. Experienced and new gardeners welcome. All you need is interest and willingness to get a bit dirty sometimes! Come every time or as often as you can. Sign up at Seeds@charlottepubliclibrary.org, and we'll contact you if plans change due to weather etc. Join the fun and have the satisfaction of tending these very special public gardens. Coordinated by Karen Tuininga and Linda Hamilton, Garden Stewards.

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