Adult Programs

The Library offers a wide variety of free programs including author talks, lecture series, workshops and more.

Find the listings for our upcoming programs here. Scroll down further for videos of recent programs. 

You can find older programs on our YouTube channel.

Have an idea or suggestion for a program? Email our Adult Programs Coordinator, Michelle Singer, at 

Upcoming Programs

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Zoom Links

Please use the links below to register for Zoom programs.

Contact Michelle Singer, Adult Programs Coordinator, 

at if you have any questions

Monday, January 17, 2022 6:30 PM  (Zoom Only)

Author Roundtable: Peter Cobb, Bernie Lambek, and Bill Schubart


Wednesday, January 19, 2022 6:30 PM  (Zoom Only)

Vermont Reads Book Discussion: We Contain Multitudes


Monday, January 24, 2022 6:30 PM  (Zoom Only)

Writing & Climate Change


Wednesday, January 26, 2022 6:30 PM  (Zoom Only)

Visual Criminology: Images, Debates, and Justice Policy


Tuesday, February 1, 2022 2:00 PM (Zoom Only)

Intro to Chinese Culture & Chinese New Year Customs


Tuesday, February 1, 2022 3:00 PM (Zoom Only)

Chinese Paper-Cutting Activity


Wednesday, February 9, 2022 7 PM (Zoom Only)

How is Vermont Responding to the Challenges of Racism and Health?


Wednesday, February 23, 2022  6:30 PM  (Zoom Only)

Discussion of Emma. (the movie)


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Recent Programs
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Wednesday, January 12, 2022 6:30-8 PM 

How Does Racism Affect Environmental Health?

Public policies governing land use, housing, occupational health, and industrial development all have a direct impact on the health of workers and communities. Jonathan Rosenbloom, Professor of Law at Vermont Law School, discusses the disparate impact of such policies on communities of color, and in turn on the health of those communities. Part of the Vermont League of Women Voters series 2021-2022, hosted by the Kellogg-Hubbard Library.

Additional information:

PowerPoint Slides from the presentation:

Wednesday, November 17, 2021

Introducing Kanopy and Flipster: Using Your Library Card to Access Free Movies and Magazines

The Kellogg-Hubbard Library has introduced two new exciting digital services: Kanopy, a free movie streaming service, and Flipster, a free digital magazine library. Have your library card in hand as we guide you through accessing to these services and provide a tour of the scores of films and magazines that they offer. 

Monday, November 1, 2021 

Getting to Know Libby: Using Your Library Card to Download E-books and Audiobooks

Head Circulation Librarian Steve Picazio teaches folks how to use their library card to download e-books and audiobooks to a smartphone, tablet, e-reader, or computer—all for free! By the end of the program, folks are ready to read or listen to their favorite authors.

Gentle Movement Series with Amy LePage

Enjoy these videos of the Gentle Movement Series with Amy LePage. Emerge with Amy LePage offers is a neuromuscular re-education Somatic Movement Practitioner and a functional movement Yoga Therapist. Amy's classes are educational, gentle, exploratory and welcoming to all. Email if you have any questions about if this series is the right fit for you:

This program of gentle Somatic movement and therapeutic yoga can be done anywhere. Please note that, as with any online program, participants are responsible for their own health limitations.

First Wednesdays lectures can be viewed on The Vermont Humanities Council website: