In This Newsletter: * Summer Reading Program * E.T. Movie Night * Storyteller/Musician Performance * Story Hour and Knitting Club * Did You Know: Online Newspapers * Recent Additions to the Collection
Summer Reading Program - A Universe of Stories
This year we have another fun-packed summer of activities planned for our younger patrons, full of special guests, book giveaways, crafts, games, challenges, and prizes!
Come in and get your Summer Reading Cards to fill out in order to win prizes and be entered in the Grand Prize Raffles. See the flyer below for more details.
E.T. Movie Night
Join us on Friday, July 12th at 7 pm for movie night! We will watch the cult classic and children’s favorite E.T. while enjoying movie theater snacks.
Come enjoy the Performer/Storyteller Michael Cauduto on Saturday, July 27 at 10 am. "Touching the Sky Dome - Native American Stories of the Sun, Moon and Stars." With guitar, drum, rattles and songs, Michael Cauduto will enchant his listeners with indigenous stories from around the Earth.
Ongoing Programs at the Library
*Thursdays at 10 AM: Storytime and Crafts for kids of all ages... Year Round!
*2nd and 4th Friday of the Month at 1 PM: 'Simply Neighbors' Knitting Group
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Vermont Online Library
Available Free to All Vermonters
All Vermonters now have access to a wealth of online resources provided by the Vermont Online Library (VOL). The VOL offers a wide array of electronic databases on a variety of topics geared to a variety of age levels, for both generalists and specialists. These resources are available 24 hours-a-day via the internet (to access VOL out-of-state, a password is required; please contact the library director for details). The information is produced by trusted publishers, including: Gale Cengage databases, HeritageQuest genealogical research tools, and Universal Class online learning. You can also access VOL from our website: www.blakememorial.org.
Get Access to thousands of E-Books and Audiobooks with your library card!
Did you know that, with your library card, you have access to thousands of downloadable audio and e-books through the Green Mountain Library Consortium’s ListenUp! Vermont service? For more info, visit: www.blakememorial.org/audiobooks-ebooks/. You will need your full patron ID number AND password to sign in. Please contact the library if you need them.
Is there a book you'd like to read that isn't on our shelves? We're always looking for ideas for our collection, and we can get books and movies through interlibrary loan. Simply fill out a Book Request Form at the library, call the library with your request at (802) 439-5338, or email your request to email@example.com