Knowledge for life. Knowledge for all.

The Fletcher Free Library believes that lifelong learning makes our community stronger.

Click below for information on our adult programs.

Book Discussion Group

Join our group of thoughtful readers. Signing up is as easy as 1.2.3....

1. To register, contact Programming Librarian, Barbara Shatara, at bshatara@burlingtonvt.gov

2. Pick up a copy of the book at the book discussion meeting or from the Library's Main Desk

3. Read it (or most of it) and meet the group in the Local History room on the 2nd Wednesday of each month at 6:30 pm

*Running your own book club? Check out our Book Club Kits!*

Food for Talk Cookbook Book Club

Food for Talk is a book club for anyone interested in cooking!  If reading about food, experimenting with new recipes and learning from other cooks sounds fun, then the Food For Talk Cookbook Book Club is for you! Chef Richard Witting has selected some beautifully delectable cookbooks.  Signing up is as easy as 1.2.3....

1. To register, contact Programming Librarian, Barbara Shatara, at bshatara@burlingtonvt.gov

2. Pick up a copy of the cookbook from the Library's Main Desk

3. Read through it, make a dish (though not required) and bring it to the discussion

Get More Out of Your Library

October 2020 Online Workshop Series

Get more out of your Fletcher Free Library card this fall and winter!

Want to put items on hold through the catalog but aren't sure how? Interested in reading newspapers and magazines, and watch great movies online for free through the library, but need an introduction? Not sure where to find your account on the Fletcher Free Library website? This October, we'll teach you all of this and more in a series of half hour workshops at convenient times.

Sign-ups start the last week of September....keep an eye out here!

Tuesday 10/6 12:30-1pm: Get to Know Your Account on the Library Website 

Wednesday 10/7 6:30-7pm: Searching and Putting Items on Hold through the Catalog

Tuesday 10/13 12:30-1pm: Intro to Novelist 

Wednesday 10/14 12:30-1pm: Intro to Universal Class

Wednesday 10/14 6:30-7pm: Intro to Overdrive 

Tuesday 10/20 12:30-1pm: Intro to PressReader

Wednesday 10/21 6:30-7pm: Get to Know Your Account on the Library Website 

Tuesday 10/20 12:30-1 pm: Intro to Universal Class 

Wednesday 10/21 12:30-1 pm: Intro to Transparent Language

Wednesday 10/21 6:30-7 pm: Intro to Hoopla

Tuesday 10/27 12:30-1pm: Get to know your account on the Library Website 

Wednesday 10/28 12:30-1 pm: Intro to Gale Databases

Wednesday 10/28 6:30-7pm: Searching and Putting Items on Hold through the Catalog 

Languages

Learn a new language in our ongoing classes & conversation groups, including weekly classes for English Language Learners (ELL).

Music, Arts & Film

Catch a free concert, movie screening or get creative with other artists, poets and craft makers.

 

 

For more information, contact Barbara Shatara at 802.865.7211 or bshatara@burlingtonvt.gov

We are now partially open. Click here for info.