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.

State of the World Community Discussions

Mondays, 10-11:30 am

In an age of instant news reporting from every corner of our world, sometimes the sheer volume of information can feel overwhelming. This current events discussion group will attempt to quiet the noise and step back to reflect on what the news means, what is its context, and what the ramifications are. Led by Sandy Baird, this discussion group is free and open to all. Registration is not required.  

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!*

Computer Workshops

Brush up on your tech skills, or learn something new!  View upcoming classes here or calendar listings.

Preregistration is required:

  • Sign up at the Tech Center Help Desk or call 802.865.7217.

  • Register for each workshop individually.

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

In Translation: Literature of India

Explore India, a vast area rich in ancient and contemporary culture with guides from the region and scholars of its arts and literature. Through book discussions, arts programs, language classes and culinary experiences, you will find yourself traversing captivating terrain. No passport needed.

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

Spanish Musical Kids is cancelled for today, 11/19/19.

The Library will be OPEN noon-4 pm on Thanksgiving, Thursday, Nov. 28!