Dorothy Alling Memorial Library, your home for lifelong learning
Library Closing - Courtyard Construction
The library will be closed on Friday, October 7 through Monday, October 10 to replace the concrete in the entry courtyard. Please hold onto the library materials you have borrowed and return them after the library reopens on October 11. Don't worry, we will not fine you for overdue materials! If you feel you must return items during this time, the drop box will be accessible from the sidewalk on the lower portion of Library Lane.
Switch off the phone, computer and TV. Come try the new coloring book trend that is helping adults. Benefit from the quiet zen that a coloring session can bring. Books and color pencils are provided. This adult program will be held on Saturday, September 24 and October 15 from 11-12:30 pm. No registration required.
Read to a Dog!
Our dog friends are back and ready to hear you read! Bring a book and read to a registered therapy dog. All dogs are registered with Therapy Dogs of Vermont. All ages are welcome. Call 878-4918 to sign up for individual 10 minute sessions. Tuesdays (except October 11), 3:30-4:30pm starting September 27.
Birds of Vermont Soap Carving
Carve out a new hobby with inspiration from wooden bird carvings! Birds of Vermont will lead you through the simple steps needed to carve soap. Templates provided or create your own design. Pre-registration required due to limited space. Ages 10 to adult. Wednesday, September 28, 6:30-7:30 PM.
Offsite Program: Williston Fall Trail Hike
Melinda Scott , Williston's Conservation Planner and Mike Isham of Isham Family Farm will co-lead the hike of Oak View Hill trails and talk a little bit about the history of the farm and how it became conserved. The hike is 1.5 to 2 miles in total. We will meet at 5:30 pm at Oak Hill Road, 3 miles south of the 4-way stop in the Williston Village Center. Thursday, September 29, 5:30 pm.