Today at the library
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Special Upcoming Events
Swing Peepers (Friday 10:00am - 11:00am)
The Swing Peepers will perform at the library on August 1st at 10 AM for children ages 4-12 and their families. This year they explore the realm of science from geology to astronomy through songs and improvisational stories. While their gears turn and wild ideas sprout, their symbiosis with the audience ferments and bubbles over. Ever inventive, spontaneous and responsive to kids, John and Matthew take families on a fun and participatory journey through the world of science, nature and discovery. Instrument strummed, swung, and tapped include: guitar, mandolin, harmonica, banjo, ukulele and accordion. Come sing, move, fizz and boom along with the Swing Peepers!
Wind Fun! with Rocco MacLachlan (Thursday 10:00am)
Join us and make a sail boat to race on a wind track. Bring your engineering hat and design your own sail to catch the wind! This program is for children entering Kindergarten to 3rd grade. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library
Tea Party! with Miss Debbie (Wednesday 10:00am)
Join Miss Debbie for her annual reunion Tea Party. Wear your fancy hat or bow tie and your party smile!
Brandon Library Board Meeting (Wednesday 8:30am - 9:30am)
The Library Board meets the third Wednesday of the month at the library at 8:30.
Dry Processing for Seed Saving (Wednesday 6:00pm)
Join Emily for a hands-on workshop to walk you through dry-processing for seed saving. We'll process lettuce and herbs together so you can go home with the skills you'll need to dry-process seed from your own gardens. This workshop will also focus on storage methods. This is a monthly workshop offered through the BFPL Seed Library. http://www.bfplseedlibrary.org
This summer you can borrow free passes to Vermont State Parks and Vermont’s Historic Sites. Just ask at the desk.
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 is also available for check-out. It admits up to 4 people for $4 per person to the ECHO Lake Aquarium and Science Center.
Free, Personalized Computer Help
The library is now offering free, personalized computer help.
Stop by or call the library to sign up.
Molly is available by appointment on Wednesdays and Fridays between 12pm-2pm.
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
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Library Book Sale
The Brandon Library Book Sale is open during the months of May through October.
Listen Up Vermont
OverDrive digital ebooks and audio books are now available through the library at http://www.listenupvermont.org. Call or stop in at the library for more information.
UNIVERSAL CLASS - Learn Something New Today
Recorded Books’ Universal Class is an educational service providing high quality online courses for patrons (generally high-school age and older) interested in the lifelong pursuit of knowledge for either personal or professional reasons. Patrons register online, participate in the classes online at their own pace, correspond with instructors online and have up to six months to complete an individual class. Universal Class supports lifelong learning and enhances not only social inclusion, active citizenship and personal development, but also employability. The link is http://vermontstate.universalclass.com/barcode-login.htm?enter+code. This is for the first registration.Come by or call the library at 247-8230 and we will help you to register.