The Community, Fletcher and Pickering Rooms are available for Public Reservation by request.

Food For Talk Cookbook Book Club:


About Food For Talk Bookclub:

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

Sunday, April 19, 2020 - 3:00pm - 5:00pm

Food For Talk

Sunday, April 19, 2020 - 11:30am - 2:30pm

Vermont Evaluators Network Quarterly meeting

The quarterly meeting of the Vermont Evaluators Network


Setup: 20 chairs, 3 tables, AV 


Wednesday, March 11, 2020 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm

Climate mtg

Monday, January 27, 2020 - 1:15pm - 2:15pm

Burlington Tenants Union

A General meeting for the BTU and Tenants

Staff setup: 15 chairs, 4 tables, no AV.

Wednesday, January 29, 2020 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Teen Advisory Council Cookie Party!

Want to have a say in how your Teen Space looks, what programs the library offers, or just need some community service hours? In January, help the Fletcher Free Library by voting on books for a display, and your pick for "Best Voted Cookie"!

Ages 12+

Thursday, January 23, 2020 - 3:30pm - 4:30pm

AFS-USA NSLI-Y/YES Abroad Interviews

Interviews with semi-finalists for high school study abroad scholarships

Staff setup: 6 chairs, 1 table, no AV.

Saturday, January 25, 2020 - 2:00pm - 5:00pm


Explore books, rhymes and songs specially selected for tiny tots, followed by time to play and chat with other babies and their caregivers. Ages birth to 18 months.


Staff set-up: One table against wall next to door, several chairs along other walls. No tables or chairs in center of room.

Repeats every week 3 times except Thu Mar 19 2020.
Thursday, March 5, 2020 - 10:15am - 10:45am
Thursday, March 12, 2020 - 10:15am - 10:45am
Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 10:15am - 10:45am

Stories with Megan

A fun-filled storytime with Megan! Ages 2-5 years. No preregistration needed.

Staff set-up: Remove all chairs and tables from room; leave one chair in corner for Megan.

Repeats every week 4 times.
Monday, March 2, 2020 - 11:00am - 11:30am
Monday, March 9, 2020 - 11:00am - 11:30am
Monday, March 16, 2020 - 11:00am - 11:30am
Monday, March 23, 2020 - 11:00am - 11:30am

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The children's library will be CLOSED 4:30-6:00 on Sat 2/22 and 12:00-3:15 on Sun 2/23.

The Library will be CLOSED Tuesday, March 3; the building is open as a voting location 7 am - 7 pm.