Build a Birdhouse Workshop
The library will hold a fundraising workshop on Saturday, March 23rd at 1:00 p.m. in which participants will build a birdhouse to bring home. Allen Yale of the Derby Historical Society will lead the workshop and all materials will be provided. The cost for participation is $20.00 per person. Please call the library at 766-5063 to sign up.
Crafters Invited to our Summer Craft Fair
Save the Date! The Dailey Memorial Library Summer Craft Fair will be held on Saturday, August 3rd from 10:00 until 3:00 on the Derby Green. Crafters are invited to participate by calling the library at 766-5063 and obtaining an application. The booth fee is $50.00, and the deadline for applying is June 1st, 2019.
Vermont Humanities Council Book Discussion Series
The library will hold a Winter/Spring Book Discussion Series sponsored by the Vermont Humanities Council beginning in January. "Family History”, a series of Pulitzer Prize winning novels about families will begin on Sunday, February 10th at 1:30 p.m. with Beloved by Toni Morrison. Subsequent sessions will be on the following Sundays, also at 1:30 p.m: February 17th (The Shipping News by E. Annie Proulx), March 3rd (A Summons to Memphis by Peter Taylor), and March 31st (Gilead by Marilynne Robinson). Scholar Rachael Cohen will be our discussion leader, and refreshments will be served at each session.
Preschool Story Time
Preschool Story Time is every Tuesday morning at 10:30 downstairs at the library. The general theme for this school year is the Alphabet. Included every week are stories, songs, finger plays, games, and a craft.
TaiChi Classes will resume on Wednesday, January 9th, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. at the library. Patty Beckwith will teach the class. Everyone is welcome.
Little Free Libraries
We now have two Little Free Libraries registered and on the LFL World map. Located in Scampy's Store in West Charleston and next to the Town Clerk's Office in Morgan, the little libraries are dedicated to former librarian Barbara Whitehill. Please visit them anytime and take a book or leave one-they are fully stocked with both adult and kids' books.