Paint and Chat
The library will hold another fundraiser featuring Natalie Guillette of “Creative Buzz” and her popular Paint and Chat program. Participants will create a collage from their own inspiration with paint, quotes, and cutout images. The program will be on Sunday, May 5th from 1:00 to 3:00 and is $30.00 per person. All materials and refreshments will be provided. Please call the library at 766-5063 to sign up.
Family Movie Night
We will hold Family Movie Night on Friday, April 26th at 6:00 p.m. at the library. Our feature is “Mary Poppins Returns”, and popcorn and water will be served.
Big Trucks Day
Our second annual Big Trucks Day will be held on Saturday, May 18th from 10:00 until 2:00 outside the library. Kids can see what it’s like to climb into and explore various trucks including a tractor, dump truck, fire truck, and crane. There will be live music, tasty food, a bake sale, and lawn games. The cost is $5.00 per child, free for parents and kids under 12 months, and a $15.00 maximum per family. Proceeds will benefit the library.
Timber Framing Class
The library will hold a timber framing Class in collaboration with the Old Stone House Museum and Village on June 8th and 9th from 8:00 until 4:00 at the Old Stone House. Makaio Maher will lead participants in building a gazebo that will later be transported to and raised at the library. The cost is $150.00 per person ($135.00 for members of the Old Stone House). Please call 754-2022 to pre-register.
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.
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.
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.