Your book donations are very important to us, but our book closet is full.
Please hold your book donations until further notice.
Win a new Spirit E-210 Weber Gas Grill, 20lb LP tank and Weber’s Art of the Grill cookbook! Total value $450.
Donated by a friend of the Kellogg-Hubbard Library with a generous contribution from Aubuchon Hardware.
Drawing is July 30, 2016
Tickets are $2 apiece, 6 for $10, or 15 for $20. Purchase your tickets at the Adult Circulation Desk or at the Montpelier Farmers Market.
On your mark get set...Read!:
- Register between June 27 and July 9 and receive your log book to track how much you read this summer. (Books read to you count!)
- Set a goal of books, pages or minutes. Keep track of your progress.
- Check in with Librarians at 1/4, 1/2, and 3/4 of your goal for prizes along the way.
- Drop off your finished reading log by July 30 to get your final prize.
Camps and summer enrichment
*Please register at least 1 week ahead of time.*
- History Camp: Tuesday, July 12– Friday, July 15 1:30– 4:30 pm. Learn about ancient civilizations through hands-on activities. See History Camp brochure for more details. (Ages 6 and up)
- The Gift of a Second Language: July 13, July 20, July 27, and August 3, 3:00-4pm . Join Carlos Reyes to learn Spanish through songs, games, and storytelling. (Ages 4-7)
- Star Wars Camp: Wednesday, July 20 - Friday, July 22 10am-3pm. Yes we will watch some Star Wars, but we have hands-on activities and discussion of deeper plot elements and themes. (Ages 9 and up)
- Shakespeare Camp: Tuesday, August 16–Saturday, August 20 10am-1pm More details coming soon. One week, one play, fun for all (Ages 8 and up)
**For more information regarding Summer Reading programs, and Summer Camps visit the Kid Space (top of page)**
Tuesday, June 28 at 10:30 am Fancy Nancy Tea Party: Crafts, activities and (iced) tea. Dress in your fanciest, wear your best jewelry, and join us. Recommended for ages 0-8. For boys and girls. (Hayes Room)
Thursday, June 30 at 6:00 pm Board Game Night: The library has a great selection of games, or you can bring your favorite to share. Snacks and fun after-hours in the Children’s Library.
Friday, July 1 at 10:30 am Fun with Physics : Egg drops, rockets, parachutes and planes. All ages (Hayes Room)
Tuesday, July 5 at 10:30 am Grossology Part I: Slime, goo, fake poo. Come make gross things with common kitchen ingredients. All ages. (Hayes Room)
Friday, July 8 at 10:30 am Finding Butterflies: Learn about eastern butterflies and how to find them. After the presentation, participants can make their own butterfly t-shirts. Bring your own shirt or purchase one for $4.00. All ages (Hayes Room)
Tuesday, July 12 at 10:30 am Grossology Part II: Wounds and blisters. Create a gash in your forehead or a blister on your palm. This messy workshop is not for the faint of heart. Wear old clothes! Ages 5 and up. (Library Lawn)
Friday, July 15 at 10:30 am Fun with Physics: Chemistry experiments such as exploding bags, fun with food coloring, and density columns. Ages 5 and up. (Library Lawn)
Tuesday, July 19 at 10:30 am Rockin’ Ron the Friendly Pirate: Sing and dance like a pirate with Rockin’ Ron. All ages. (Hayes Room)
Tuesday, July 26 at 10:30 am Dinosaur Days: Fun dinosaur crafts and activities for the dinosaur enthusiast. All ages. (Hayes Room)
Thursday, July 28 at 6:00 pm Drive in Movie Night: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone. Bring a box and make a car to sit in for the movie. All ages. (Hayes Room)
Friday, July 29 at 10:30 Fun with Physics: Marble madness. Create marble ramps out of household items. All ages. (Hayes Room)
Saturday, July 30 at 11:00 am Happy Birthday Harry Potter: Get sorted by a sorting hat. Participate in a potions class. Try a chocolate frog and much more. All ages. (Library Lawn)
Joe Levy was the lucky winner of the 2016 Kayak Raffle! Thank you to everyone who bought a ticket and supported the Library! Stay tuned for information about our next raffle!
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