The mission of the Joslin Memorial Library is to bring people, information and ideas together to enrich lives and build community.


The Summer is upon us and with it an amazing line-up of offerings at the Mad River Libraries like natural boat races in Moretown, Community Kick Ball in Waitsfield & Chocolate Olympics in Warren!

Kick off is on July 2nd at the Warren Library featuring Michael Caduto and Native American Games.  Summer brochures can be found at all the Mad River Libraries or downloadable here! SUMMER CALENDAR

kickballCOMMUNITY KICK BALL at Couples Field July 25th @ 6:30 PM

Come join your fellow community members for a friendly game of kick ball.  All abilities and ages welcome.

Passport to  Vermont Libraries!

Come by the library and pick up your passport then see how many of the 107 participating libraries you can visit this summer                                                                       passport2016

Here is a map of all of the libraries that are part of this wonderful program that encourages exploration of the many unique libraries in our state.  We can’t wait to see pictures, hear stories and see how many you visit.

Now you can Explore the Vermont Symphony Orchestra with your Passport to Vermont Libraries!

Drop by any of the participating libraries to receive a coupon for a single adult ticket purchased through 802-86-FLYNN,, or the Flynn Regional Box Office for $5 off of one VSO-presented concert full price ticket through May 31, 2017. Use the code PASSPORT when purchasing.

Mad River Librarians Middle Grade Book Discussion Thursday, July 21st 5:00-6:30 PM

boywindWe will be discussing the empowering and eye-opening book, The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind by William Kamkwamba and Bryan Mealer. This New York Times bestselling memoir of the heroic young inventor who brought electricity to his Malawian village is adapted for young readers. Ages 10 and up at the Joslin Library

Watch this amazing Ted Talk by the author and his true story: