The mission of the Joslin Memorial Library is to bring people, information and ideas together to enrich lives and build community.
Library Hours: M, W 10-6 T, Th 12-6 Sat 10-2
“Life in the Universe” Tuesday, April 25th, 6:30 pm
(details on our Events page)
Monday, May 1st Story Hour is all about fighting fires with a visit from Fireman Jay!
The Mad River Valley Libraries are excited to bring the Vermont Humanities Council Vermont Reads program to the Valley. Each year the Humanities Council selects a book with multi-generational appeal, with themes that inspire and challenge and that lend themselves well toward building community connection through related programming. This year’s book is Brown Girl Dreaming, by Jacqueline Woodson, a beautiful memoir written in verse about coming of age during the civil rights movement.
As part of Vermont Reads the Mad River Libraries received 45 copies of the book. We are hopeful that these will be shared amongst hundreds of local readers. Many of the local schools are also featuring this book in classrooms and reading clubs. Through those activities and programs sponsored by the MRV Libraries, we have an opportunity for our whole community to be immersed in the same book and thinking about and sharing related ideas this winter and spring.
For more information including exciting events to go along with our Vermont Reads program visit our events page.
SYNC is a free summer audiobook program for teens. Returning April 27 2017, SYNC will give away two complete audiobook downloads a week – pairs of high interest titles, based on weekly themes. Sign up for email or text alerts and be first to know when new titles are available to download at www.audiobooksync.com.
Tips: You don’t have to be a teen to use this! And you need the Overdrive App. Stop by the library if you need help downloading.
FEATURED NEW BOOKS: