Join the Friends of the FFL for a Book Sale on the Library Lawn!

Saturday, October 9, 2021 - 10:00am - 5:00pm

Friends Book Sale-Outside!

Join the Friends of the FFL for a Booksale on the Library Lawn!

Sunday, September 19, 2021 - 12:00pm - 5:00pm

National Book Festival from Library of Congress

FFL will be streaming this year's National Book Festival from the Library of Congress.  The schedule is not available yet, but check back soon for updates.

The Library of Congress National Book Festival is an annual literary event that brings together best-selling authors, poets and illustrators with thousands of readers for book talks, panel discussions, book signings and other engaging activities. Over the course of its 20-year history, the Festival has become one of the most prominent literary events in the nation.

Repeats every day until Sun Sep 26 2021.
Monday, September 20, 2021 - 9:00am - 10:00am
Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 9:00am - 10:00am
Wednesday, September 22, 2021 - 9:00am - 10:00am
Thursday, September 23, 2021 - 9:00am - 10:00am
Friday, September 24, 2021 - 9:00am - 10:00am
Saturday, September 25, 2021 - 9:00am - 10:00am
Sunday, September 26, 2021 - 9:00am - 10:00am

Rain date for our upcoming book sale!


Sunday, August 22, 2021 - 12:00pm - 5:00pm

Join us for our upcoming book sale!

The Friends will hold our next sale on Saturday, August 21st, from 10-5pm (rain date Sunday the 22nd from noon to 5pm). Visit and check out our wide range of fiction, non-fiction, audio books, and a large selection of books for children and young readers. All purchases benefit library programming!

Have questions or would like to help out? Email us at

Saturday, August 21, 2021 - 10:00am - 5:00pm

Join the Library in the parade! Meet at the Hood Plant parking lot on King Street between Winooski Avenue and Church Street. Parade line-up begins at 11:30 a.m. and the parade begins at 12:30 p.m. For all ages!

Show how much you love your Library - wear your Summer Challenge t-shirt or a t-shirt from a past summer Library program!

More information at

Sunday, September 5, 2021 - 11:30am - 1:00pm

Free Comic Book Day!

Sunday, August 15, 2021 - 12:00am - 11:45pm

It's Free Comic Book Day at FFL*, and that's right, we're giving out free comics! Thanks to Diamond Comics for this year's selection.

Main Desk: "Mature" comics and freebies
Teen Space: "Teen(+)" comics, freebies and refreshments
Youth Area: "All ages - Everyone!" comics and freebies
One comic per person, please. 



You may see a conflicting date listed on the Diamond Comic website. The FFL free comic day is Sunday August 15th. 

Free Comic Book day is for everyone, however not all comics may be suitible for all ages and are indicated by Diamond Comics as being either "All Ages - Everyone!", "Teen(+)", or "Mature".

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Join the Friends on the library lawn for a booksale! 

Saturday, July 31, 2021 - 10:00am - 5:00pm

Join the Friends on the library lawn for a booksale, in case of rain on July 10. 

Sunday, July 11, 2021 - 12:00pm - 5:00pm

Join the Friends on the library lawn for a booksale! 

Saturday, July 10, 2021 - 10:00am - 5:00pm

Masks are recommended in library and required in youth area, regardless of vaccination status.