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Today at the library

There are no events scheduled for today.

Please join us during normal business hours to browse our extensive selection of materials, or to take advantage of the other great services we offer!

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.

Regularly Scheduled Events

Brandon Sits! Community Meditation

Wednesdays

12:30pm -

A weekly meditation circle - no experience is necessary. This is for anyone who:

-has been hearing about meditation's benefits and wants to give it a try but doesn't know where to start

-could use the structure of a regular meditation session to support their new practice

-is a regular meditator who would enjoy sitting in the company or other meditators, or

-would simply savor a brief, silent interlude in the busyness of their day

We will be sitting on chairs but if you want to bring your own meditation cushion please feel free. New to meditation? Welcome! Please plan to arrive the first time at 12:30 and you'll receive an orientation to and guidance in mindfulness meditation to help you get started. Sit for 10 minutes, 20 minutes or more. Come when you can, leave when you wish. Questions? Call the Library or AnnMarie Roth at Nourish Your Purpose (247-5300)

Friday Afternoon Story Hour

Fridays

3:00pm -

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!

Friday Movies on the Big Screen

Fridays

1:30pm -

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

Magic: the Gathering Drop-In Gaming

Wednesdays

3:30pm -

Do you play Magic: the Gathering? Come to the library to show your stuff! New to tabletop gaming or trading card games? No problem! Come try out Magic: The Gathering at Brandon Library.

Both new and experienced players of all ages are welcome.

Every Wednesday

Tuesday Morning Story Hour

Tuesdays

9:30am -

We're on hold for the summer! Make sure to come to some of our early literacy summer programming in July and we'll see you back for Tuesday morning story time in September!

Photos

Story Time With Deb

Preschool Story Time with Deb

Preschool Story Time With Deb

Preschool Story Time With Deb

Stories and Crafts with Allison and Stacey

Stories and Crafts with Allison and Stacey