Swanton Public Library


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                    Welcome to the SWANTON PUBLIC LIBRARY.
Here you'll find the best of both classic and current literature, up-to-date reference sources and the vast world of the
internet.  You'll also find a variety of programs and activities geared to folks of all ages, as well as specially planned
events designed to entertain and educate.  We are proud to serve the Swanton area in every way we can.  We hope you will drop by and visit us often.

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 SWANTON PUBLIC  LIBRARY
 1 FIRST ST.
 SWANTON, VT 05488 
 (802)868-7656


 Hours:
 
Mon & Tues   2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
 Wed & Th
urs 10:00 am - 7:
00 pm
 Fri & Sat       10:00 am - 2:00 pm


 Closed Sundays & Holidays


 STAFF:
Jane M. Bouchard, Library Director
    swantonpub@yahoo.com
 Cheryl Messier, Assistant Librarian
 Darla Blondo, Assistant Librarian
 Louisa Schneider, Assistant Librarian
 Kathy Kneebone, Assistant Librarian, Children's


 TRUSTEES:

 
 Robert Bessette, Chair
 Robert Mulkeen, Vice Chair
 Kathy Messier, Treasurer
 Faith Dubois, Secretary
 Paul Foisy, Trustee



Website coordinator may be reached at
       info@swantonlibrary.org


                                                                                                                                  

 WHAT DO YOU GEEK?

LOOK FOR THE FRANKLIN LIBRARIES TABLE
AT FIELD DAYS, JULY 31-AUGUST 3,
AND LET US KNOW!
 
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 SCIENCE

IS THE THEME
 FOR THE 2014
 SUMMER READING PROGRAM
!

BEGINNING JUNE 21, SIGN UP ANY TIME
DURING REGULAR LIBRARY HOURS,
AND GET A COPY
OF THE JAM PACKED SCHEDULE
WE HAVE PLANNED FOR ALL SIX WEEKS!
CLICK ON "CALENDAR" ABOVE
TO SEE IT NOW!

 
    MR. ROBERT, OUR NEWEST TRUSTEE,
WILL BE HERE 
ON TUESDAY, JULY 29, FROM 1-2PM.
WE WILL BE LEARNING ABOUT SPACE AND ROCKETS
ALSO, 
   MISS KATHY WILL BE TEACHING US ABOUT 
SIMPLE MACHINES
ON THURSDAY, JULY 31, FROM 1-2PM.
THESE TWO PROGRAMS ARE MEANT FOR OUR
YOUNGER PATRONS.

FOR OUR YOUNG ADULTS, 6TH GRADE AND UP,
JOIN US ON WEDNESDAY, JULY 30, FROM 2-3/3:30PM.
   MR. RON WILL BE HERE FROM
THE VERMONT ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY.
HE WILL BRING HIS SOLAR TELESCOPE!
 IF THE CLOUDS GET IN THE WAY,
HE WILL HAVE A SLIDESHOW PRESENTATION.
  THOUGH GEARED MORE TOWARD OUR OLDER CHILDREN, ALL ARE WELCOME.
 
 

 

                                             AUTOMATION!

BEGINNING ON WEDNESDAY, MAY 21, COME TO THE SWANTON PUBLIC LIBRARY AND RECEIVE YOUR NEW LIBRARY CARD!  YOU WILL NOW HAVE A BARCODE THAT WE WILL SCAN TO CHECK OUT YOUR MATERIALS!

SEE YOU SOON!

WE NOW HAVE 467 PATRONS
WITH NEW CARDS! 
COME AND GET YOURS!


 
LEGOS WITH JUSTIN

OUR LEGOS GROUP WILL START UP AGAIN
IN THE FALL.
 


 
CHILDREN'S STORY HOUR
Wednesdays at 10 a.m. and Saturdays at 10:30 a.m. for ages  babies and up. Any questions, please call 868-7656.

Book Discussion

The Book Discussion Group meets regularly at the library to  discuss a book members have selected for reading and discussion. Books are provided.  If you’d like to join the group, or want information, please stop by the circulation desk or call 868-7656.

 The group will begin meeting again in September.


YARN and YAK 
Meets every Tuesday from 6:00 to 7:00 PM. Knitting and crocheting group.  Beginners, pros, teens, and tweens are all invited.  We learn from each other!


SCRAPBOOKING

This group meets every other Thursday from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm at the library. Bring your own materials (pages, glue, scissors, etc.) and join this creative group.  Instruction available. 
Call 868-7656 with questions.
THE SCRAPBOOKING GROUP
WILL BEGIN AGAIN IN THE FALL.
 
  



 

   






































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