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Today at the library

1:30pm

Friday Movies on the Big Screen

Bring a friend and enjoy a free movie screening on the big screen upstairs. Call the Library for titles. Popcorn provided!

3:00pm

Friday Afternoon Story Hour

Miss Debbie's Friday story time is on hold for the summer. Make sure to join us for some of our early literacy programming in July and we'll see you back for Friday Story Time in September!

Special Upcoming Events

Jul5

Summer Reading Program 7/5-7/28 (Wednesday 10:00am)

Join us every Tuesday & Friday @ 10am for the entire month of July to dance and drum the morning away with Rob Zollman of Sally's Music Circle!
Rob's BFPL Summer debut will be Wednesday, July 5 and then we'll revert to every Tuesday & Friday for Sally's Music Circle.
Every Wednesday and Thursday @10am will be Kathy with a story and a craft related to our theme of "Build a Better World".

Jul5

Kids! Challenge yourselves this summer! (Wednesday 10:00am)

Here's how it works:
Sign up and get a reading log, pick a reading challenge that works for you, complete your challenge to receive a fun treat!
Challenges can be completed weekly in July for prizes

Jul5

Catapults with Sue (Wednesday 2:00pm)

Join us at the Library for a fun afternoon of catapult building. How far will yours fling?

Jul12

Bees & Beekeeping (Wednesday 2:00pm)

Come to the Library and learn all about bees, why they are important, and how beekeepers do their job! See all of the components of a hive and learn about how bees exist in their colonies.
Fun for the entire family!

Jul19

Solar Oven Workshop (Wednesday 2:00pm)

Join us to learn about solar ovens. Construct one and make s'mores!

Aug2

Meet the Vermont Birds of Prey (Wednesday 2:00pm)

Join us at the Brandon Town Hall for Vermont Raptors!
Three to four live hawks, owls, and falcons will come for a face-to-face exploration of what it takes to be a raptor.

Aug18

Miss Debbie’s Famous Tea Party (Friday 3:00pm)

Wear your fancy hat or bow tie and join us for a tea party and picnic on the lawn.

Library News

Library Board Meetings

The Library Board of Trustees meets every 3rd Wednesday at 8:30am in the upstairs conference room.  Any interested parties are welcomed to attend.

Magic: the Gathering Drop-In Gaming

Every Wednesday at 3:30pm!

Parks/Museum Passes

Vermont State Parks and Vermont’s Historic Sites
The State Parks Pass and Historic Sites Pass admit one vehicle holding up to 8 people FREE to any Vermont State Park or Vermont Historic Site for one day.

The ECHO pass admits up to 4 people for $4 per person to the ECHO Lake Aquarium and Science Center.

The Vermont History Museum pass allows free entry to the Vermont History Museum and Vermont Heritage Galleries.

The Wonderfeet Kids’ Museum pass admits a family for free to the museum.

Lake Champlain Maritime Museum pass admits 2 adults and accompanying children.

Green Mountain Storyville pass admits 4 children.

Free, Personalized Computer Help

The library offers free, personalized computer help.

Molly is available by appointment.
Stop by or call the library to sign up.

BFPL Seed Library

The BFPL Seed Library is open!

For more information on what a Seed Library is and how to use ours, visit our website: http://www.bfplseedlibrary.org

Library Book Sale

The Brandon Library Book Sale is open during the months of May through October.

Do you shop on Amazon? Think of us next time you do!

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New Materials

New Fiction

  • Long Way Gone Charles Martin
  • The Other Einstein Marie Benedict
  • Woman of God James Patterson

New Non-Fiction

  • Born to Run Bruce Springsteen
  • Ghostland: An American History in Haunted Places Colin Dickey
  • Hungry Heart: Adventures in Life, Love, and Writing Jennifer Weiner

Online Resources

If you have questions about any of the resources listed below, or for help getting registered,
please call us at 247-8230 or come on in!