Gardening Raffle

GardeningRaffleTickets are still available for this great raffle:  two reusable tote bags packed full of gardening goodies!  $25 gift certificate to Jail Branch Greenhouse, along with nearly a bushel of essential supplies – gazing ball, curly hose with attachment, trowel, cast iron plant hangers, tree wrap, potting oil, fertilizer, garden dust, garden plaque, weed control fabric with pins, and much, much more.

Thank you to Jackie Abts of Jail Branch Greenhouse for her generosity!

Tickets: 1 for $1, 6 for $5.

Drawing May 15, 2015

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Hours

The library will be closed Tuesday 5/19, Saturday 5/23, and Monday 5/25.

Main Branch
Monday: 12 - 8
Tuesday: 12 - 8
Wednesday: 12 - 8
Thursday: 10 - 6
Friday: 12 - 6
Saturday: 10 - 4 (winter)

York Branch
Tuesday: 9 - 12
Wednesday: 1 - 5
Saturday: 10 - 1

Upcoming Events

May  2015
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Events on May 3, 2015
  • Dowsing with Ray Machell
    Starts: 1:00 pm
    Ends: May 3, 2015 - 3:00 pm
    Location: Milne Room
    Description: Ray Machell returns for the fourth year for this lively hands-on workshop. Take this opportunity to learn from a local legend! Ray and his wife Betty live in Barre and have traveled worldwide as professional dowsers for 15 years.
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Events on May 4, 2015
  • Story Time
    Starts: 10:30 am
    Ends: May 4, 2015 - 11:30 am
    Location: Katherine Paterson Children's Room
    Description: A special Mothers' Day story time
  • Shares Caring Hearts
    Starts: 6:00 pm
    Ends: May 4, 2015 - 8:00 pm
    Location: Conference Room
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Events on May 5, 2015
  • Story Time in East Barre
    Starts: 10:00 am
    Ends: May 5, 2015 - 11:00 am
    Location: York Branch Library
    Description: Stories and songs for kids of all ages.
  • Story Time
    Starts: 10:30 am
    Ends: May 5, 2015 - 11:30 am
    Location: Katherine Paterson Children's Room
    Description: A special Mothers' Day story time
  • Matthewson Playground Committee
    Starts: 5:00 pm
    Ends: May 5, 2015 - 6:30 pm
    Location: Conference Room
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Events on May 6, 2015
  • Aldrich Library Staff Meeting
    Starts: 10:30 am
    Ends: May 6, 2015 - 12:00 pm
    Location: Conference Room
  • Senior Day
    Starts: 1:00 pm
    Ends: May 6, 2015 - 3:00 pm
    Location: Milne Room
    Description: A special Senior Day at the Aldrich Public Library: Guy Page will be accompanied by Vicki Gauthier on piano as he sings Frank Sinatra for us. Do you know your Sinatra? Be ready for trivia and prizes! Refreshments will be served.
  • Paletteers
    Starts: 5:30 pm
    Ends: May 6, 2015 - 7:00 pm
    Location: Conference Room
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Events on May 7, 2015
  • Vocational Rehabilitation
    Starts: 1:30 pm
    Ends: May 7, 2015 - 3:00 pm
    Location: Milne Room
  • Graphic Novel Discussion Group
    Starts: 4:00 pm
    Ends: May 7, 2015 - 7:00 pm
    Location: Milne Room
    Description: March Book Two; John Lewis, Andrew Aydin
    "This memoir puts a human face on a struggle that many students will primarily know from texbooks....Visually stunning, the black and white illustrations convey the emotions of this turbulent time...This insider's view of the civil rights movement should be required reading for young and old;not to be missed.-"School Library Journal"

    Movie: American Experience Freedom Riders at 4:00pm followed by pizza and book discussion.
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Events on May 11, 2015
  • Story Time
    Starts: 10:30 am
    Ends: May 11, 2015 - 11:30 am
    Location: Katherine Paterson Children's Room
    Description: Stories, songs, and crafts for infants through preschool-age children.
  • Knit 2gether Yarn Craft Group
    Starts: 4:00 pm
    Ends: May 11, 2015 - 6:00 pm
    Location: Katherine Paterson Children's Room
    Description: Are you looking for someone to craft with? Stop by and work on your own project, learn a new technique, or see what's on our needles and hooks! If you'd like to knit (or crochet) for a cause, we are currently working on blankets for dogs in rescue, hats for babies and toddlers, and "patchwork" blankets---all for local groups and organizations! We even have donated yarn for these projects. The group has been meeting in the Katherine Paterson Children's Room to allow parents with children a more relaxing knit break.
    Chris Hall from Flora Fauna Farm, is a regular who brings his wheel and spins wool from his sheep.
    Have questions? Contact Jeanne at jeanne@aldrichpubliclibrary.org or call 476-7550 ext. 305.
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Events on May 12, 2015
  • Story Time in East Barre
    Starts: 10:00 am
    Ends: May 12, 2015 - 11:00 am
    Location: York Branch Library
    Description: Stories and songs for kids of all ages.
  • Story Time
    Starts: 10:30 am
    Ends: May 12, 2015 - 11:30 am
    Location: Katherine Paterson Children's Room
    Description: Stories, songs, and crafts for infants through preschool-age children.
  • Friends In Adoption
    Starts: 5:30 pm
    Ends: May 12, 2015 - 7:30 pm
    Location: Milne Room
  • Friends of the Aldrich Library Meeting
    Starts: 6:30 pm
    Ends: May 12, 2015 - 8:00 pm
    Location: Conference Room
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Events on May 13, 2015
  • Volunteer Luncheon
    Starts: 10:00 am
    Ends: May 13, 2015 - 1:00 pm
    Location: Milne Room
  • Pre-Diabetes Prevention Program
    Starts: 5:30 pm
    Ends: May 13, 2015 - 6:30 pm
    Location: Conference Room
  • BYSA Football
    Starts: 5:30 pm
    Ends: May 13, 2015 - 7:30 pm
    Location: Milne Room
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Events on May 16, 2015
  • Milne Room Reserved
    Starts: 12:00 pm
    Ends: May 16, 2015 - 4:00 pm
    Location: Milne Room
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Events on May 18, 2015
  • Conference Room Reserved
    Starts: 9:00 am
    Ends: May 18, 2015 - 5:00 pm
    Location: Conference Room
  • Story Time
    Starts: 10:30 am
    Ends: May 18, 2015 - 11:30 am
    Location: Katherine Paterson Children's Room
    Description: Stories, songs, and crafts for infants through preschool-age children.
  • Knit 2gether Yarn Craft Group
    Starts: 4:00 pm
    Ends: May 18, 2015 - 6:00 pm
    Location: Katherine Paterson Children's Room
    Description: Are you looking for someone to craft with? Stop by and work on your own project, learn a new technique, or see what's on our needles and hooks! If you'd like to knit (or crochet) for a cause, we are currently working on blankets for dogs in rescue, hats for babies and toddlers, and "patchwork" blankets---all for local groups and organizations! We even have donated yarn for these projects. The group has been meeting in the Katherine Paterson Children's Room to allow parents with children a more relaxing knit break.
    Chris Hall from Flora Fauna Farm, is a regular who brings his wheel and spins wool from his sheep.
    Have questions? Contact Jeanne at jeanne@aldrichpubliclibrary.org or call 476-7550 ext. 305.
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Events on May 19, 2015
  • CLOSED - Vermont Library Conference
    Starts: 12:00 am
    Ends: May 20, 2015 - 12:00 am
    Description: The library will be closed all day as staff will be attending the Vt Library Conference.
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Events on May 20, 2015
  • Aldrich Library Board of Trustees Meeting
    Starts: 8:00 am
    Ends: May 20, 2015 - 9:30 am
    Location: Conference Room
  • Aldrich Library Staff Meeting
    Starts: 10:30 am
    Ends: May 20, 2015 - 12:00 pm
    Location: Conference Room
  • Community College of Vermont
    Starts: 3:00 pm
    Ends: May 20, 2015 - 6:30 pm
    Location: Milne Room
  • Book Discussion Group
    Starts: 6:30 pm
    Ends: May 20, 2015 - 8:00 pm
    Location: Conference Room
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Events on May 26, 2015
  • Story Time in East Barre
    Starts: 10:00 am
    Ends: May 26, 2015 - 11:00 am
    Location: York Branch Library
    Description: Stories and songs for kids of all ages.
  • Story Time
    Starts: 10:30 am
    Ends: May 26, 2015 - 11:30 am
    Location: Katherine Paterson Children's Room
    Description: Stories, songs, and crafts for infants through preschool-age children.
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Events on May 27, 2015
  • State of VT- Dept of Children and Family
    Starts: 8:30 am
    Ends: May 27, 2015 - 10:30 am
    Location: Milne Room
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Events on May 30, 2015
  • Paletteers
    Starts: 10:00 am
    Ends: May 30, 2015 - 1:00 pm
    Location: Conference Room
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