To stay connected while the Library space is closed, we are offering a variety of online programs, including story times, music, and live read-alouds from selected Dorothy's List 2020-21 nominees. See "Upcoming Programs" below for current listings.

If you are looking for new books to read or listen to, be sure to check out our collection of eBooks and audiobooks by clicking on Download an Item under "Things To Do" on this page.  We've been adding titles to OverDrive to meet increased demand for all ages and interests, so check back often.

Here are just a few of the popular titles we've added recently to the OverDrive collection:

Picture Books

Kids' Graphic Novels & Humor

Kids' Series

Young Adult

 

Kids' AudioBooks


Upcoming Programs

 
Preschool Music with Peter

Mondays at 10:30 am. Dance and sing along to children's music shared by Peter Alsen on our Facebook page. Next program is Monday, May 25 at 10:30 am. All ages.

 

Online Story Time: Under the Sea

Join Miss Jess on Facebook or YouTube for songs, rhymes and a story about sea life. Tuesday, May 26 at 10:30 am. Geared toward toddlers and preschoolers.

 

 

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Dorothy's List Facebook Live Read Aloud Preview

Join Miss Jess on YouTube as she reads an excerpt from "Will My Cat Eat My Eyeballs?" by Caitlin Doughty. Wednesday, May 27 at 12:30 pm. For 4th through 8th grade.

 

 

 

 lindabassickOnline Preschool Music Break with Linda

 Join us for a special preschool music program with Linda Bassick, Director of Girls Rock Vermont and children's performer at Radio Bean in Burlington. Watch on Facebook or YouTube . Thursday, May 28 at 10:30 am.

 

 

 Youth Area Events Schedule

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May
Date: May 28 2020, 12:00 AM
May 1-31. Get moving and reading with an interactive StoryWalk┬« east of the soccer fields, along the bike path at Williston Community Park. This StoryWalk┬« is brought to you by the Dorothy Alling Memorial

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May
Date: May 28 2020, 10:30 AM
Join us for a special preschool music program with Linda Bassick, Director of Girls Rock Vermont and children's performer at Radio Bean in Burlington. Watch on Facebook or YouTube . Thursdays, May 7, 14, 21 & 28 at 10:30 am.

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Jun
Date: June 01 2020, 10:30 AM
Mondays at 10:30 am. Dance and sing along to children's music shared by Peter Alsen on our Facebook page. Mondays through June..

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Jun
Date: June 01 2020, 12:00 PM
Mondays from 12 - 12:30 p.m. on Zoom. Join us for a moment of peace with Maryellen as she guides children through a meditation. Ages 8-14. Please send an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with the subject line "Mindful Monday Moments" with your

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Jun
Date: June 08 2020, 10:31 AM
Mondays at 10:30 am. Dance and sing along to children's music shared by Peter Alsen on our Facebook page. Mondays through June..

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Jun
Date: June 08 2020, 12:00 PM
Mondays from 12 - 12:30 p.m. on Zoom. Join us for a moment of peace with Maryellen as she guides children through a meditation. Ages 8-14. Please send an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with the subject line "Mindful Monday Moments" with your

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Jun
Date: June 15 2020, 10:30 AM
Mondays at 10:30 am. Dance and sing along to children's music shared by Peter Alsen on our Facebook page. Mondays through June..

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Jun
Date: June 15 2020, 12:00 PM
Mondays from 12 - 12:30 p.m. on Zoom. Join us for a moment of peace with Maryellen as she guides children through a meditation. Ages 8-14. Please send an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with the subject line "Mindful Monday Moments" with your

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Jun
Date: June 20 2020, 10:00 AM
Get ready for the chemistry of grossness and ickiness as you discover the science of body-associated smells and other vile substances. Eeew!  Do your own gummy worm experiment! Online via Zoom. Pre-K
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Jun
Date: June 22 2020, 10:30 AM
Mondays at 10:30 am. Dance and sing along to children's music shared by Peter Alsen on our Facebook page. Mondays through June..

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Jun
Date: June 22 2020, 12:00 PM
Mondays from 12 - 12:30 p.m. on Zoom. Join us for a moment of peace with Maryellen as she guides children through a meditation. Ages 8-14. Please send an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with the subject line "Mindful Monday Moments" with your

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Jun
Date: June 25 2020, 03:00 PM
Kids ages 8-12 can join educator and cartoonist Kane Lynch for a comic workshop!  Kane is a graduate of Vermont's Center for Cartoon Studies. Register here to receive a Zoom link sent via email to you.  Only one registration per household needed even
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Jun
Date: June 29 2020, 10:30 AM
Mondays at 10:30 am. Dance and sing along to children's music shared by Peter Alsen on our Facebook page. Mondays through June..

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Jun
Date: June 29 2020, 12:00 PM
Mondays from 12 - 12:30 p.m. on Zoom. Join us for a moment of peace with Maryellen as she guides children through a meditation. Ages 8-14. Please send an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with the subject line "Mindful Monday Moments" with your

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Jul
Date: July 09 2020, 03:00 PM
Join local author Taylor Antonioli for an online workshop series as she guides children ages 8-12 through the writing process in a fun and engaging way. Participants will learn to create characters
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Jul
Date: July 16 2020, 03:00 PM
Join local author Taylor Antonioli for an online workshop series as she guides children ages 8-12 through the writing process in a fun and engaging way. Participants will learn to create characters
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Jul
Date: July 18 2020, 10:00 AM
Join children's book author, Josh Funk, for a book reading and Q&A via Zoom! Registered participants will be put in the drawing to win one of Josh's picture books! Zoom link will be sent via email to
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Jul
Date: July 23 2020, 03:00 PM
Join local author Taylor Antonioli for an online workshop series as she guides children ages 8-12 through the writing process in a fun and engaging way. Participants will learn to create characters
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Jul
Date: July 25 2020, 10:00 AM
Meet 7 different animals at this spectacular animal program! Learn about the animals with an expert and then ask questions. Regsiter here and the Zoom link will be sent via email to you after
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