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Today at the library

1:00pm

Pre-School Story Time with Miss Debbie

Join Miss Debbie every Friday afternoon for a fun story hour!

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!

Special Upcoming Events

May31

Sunday Matinee at the Library! (Sunday 3:00pm)

Join us for a documentary screening.
You can get information about the documentary at the following link:
http://www.opensesamemovie.com/brandon/

Jun6

Three Sisters Garden planting (Saturday 12:30pm)

Join us as we install a Native American 3 Sisters garden at the Library!
The ground will already be prepped. Stacey will read a story about 3 sisters gardening and provide some history and then we'll get to planting!
All ages welcome!
You can get more information about the native method of three sisters gardening here: http://www.motherearthnews.com/organic-gardening/vegetables/native-american-gardening-zm0z13fmzsto.aspx

Jun9

Home Composting Made Easy (Tuesday 6:30pm)

Come and have your questions answered about your current compost pile or starting a new one. Learn about Act 148 and how to turn your food scraps into beneficial garden fertilizer.
Presented by Master Composter Laura MacLachlan
Bins will be available for purchase from Rutland County Solid Waste District if desired.
Soil Savers - $47
Counter Bins - $10

Jun24

Permaculture 101 (Wednesday 5:30pm)

Join Mark Krawczyk of Keyline Vermont for a presentation on Permaculture.
http://www.keylinevermont.com/
Permaculture is a holistic design system used to create healthy, vibrant human communities and natural ecologies.
It is based on a philosophy of working with natural patterns and systems to co-create productive, resilient ecologies.

Find out how you can utilize this concept of ‘permanent agriculture’ in your own space.

Library News

Magic: the Gathering Drop-In Gaming

Due to demand we are now offering this every Wednesday at 3:30pm!

Parks/Museum Passes

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 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.

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!