By Margaret Woodruff, Director
Library card expiration reminder
All Charlotte Library cards expire on January 31, 2018. In order to use your card at other Homecard libraries, it must have an up-to-date sticker. Please stop by with card for a new sticker and you’ll be good until January 31, 2021!
Kids programs and activities
Register for programs at the library or by calling (802) 425-3864.
Mondays, Jan. 8–Feb. 12, 3:15 p.m. TinkerBelles. A new season of STEAM activities! Create a movie, learn sign language, visit with a vet. Grades 3-5.
Tuesdays, Jan. 9–Feb. 6, 12:30 p.m. Cabin Fever Book Club. Love to read? Here’s your chance to read and discuss The Great Wide Sea. Co-sponsored with the CCS library, this program takes place at CCS.
Tuesdays, Jan 9–Feb. 20, 2:15 p.m. Story Explorations. Stories and crafts for kindergarten and 1st grades.
Wednesdays, beginning January 10, 3:15 p.m. Junior Chess Club. For students, grades 2 to 12, with any skill level. Learn the game and improve your strategies with help from mentor Ajat Teriyal.
Thursdays, Jan. 11–Feb. 22, 3:15 p.m. T.H.I.N.K. Tank. Tinker, Hatch (your plan), Investigate, (E)Nvision & Know! From Altoid flashlights to pasta bridges, take on a new tech challenge each week. For 4th grade and up.
Fridays, Jan. 12–Feb. 23, 10:30 a.m. Preschool Story Time. A weekly adventure with stories, experiments and snacks! For ages 3-5.
Info and interest for adults
Sunday, Jan. 28, 5:30 p.m. Soup Supper at Library. January is National Soup Month. Celebrate with a potluck soup supper. Bring your favorite soup to share; we’ll provide the bread, salad and dessert. Co-sponsored with the Charlotte Grange. Donation basket to benefit the Charlotte Food Shelf. Please register at the library.
Upcoming in February
Backyard Bird Count, Seed Library Movie, Wendell Berry Book Discussion, Sunday Supper.
Charlotte Library Board of Trustees
Emily Ferris, Nan Mason, Danielle Conlon Menk, Jonathan Silverman and Robert Smith.
Next Library Board Meeting
Thursday, Feb. 8, at 6:00 p.m.
Charlotte Library information
Margaret Woodruff, director
Cheryl Sloan, youth services librarian
Susanna Kahn, tech services librarian
Mondays & Wednesdays: 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Tuesdays, Thursdays & Fridays: 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Saturdays: 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.