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Jesmyn Ward’s novel Sing, Unburied, Sing won the 2017 National Book Award — a copy of it is on the library’s shelves. A novel about 21 century rural Mississippi, it’s an also a very American story of culture and family. … Continue reading

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Susan Sawyer and Other Info

A frosty and sunny morning in Woodbury! Local naturalist, author, artist, and photographer Susan Sawyer will share her new book, A Guide to the Natural History of the Northern Rivers Land Trust Area, with a presentation and signing on Tuesday, … Continue reading

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Woodbury Story Hour

Kids of all ages and parents are invited to a Saturday morning storyhour, beginning this Saturday at 10:30 a.m. at the Woodbury Community Library. Come for a few picture book tales, visit with your neighbors, and (adults only!) drink some … Continue reading

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Library Happenings, Midwinter

A few new books at the Woodbury Community Library are Mothers Who Think, a collection of nonfiction essays, and Connect The Stars, a children’s chapter book. A reminder that our hours are Mondays and Wednesdays, 1-5 p, and Saturdays, 10am-noon. … Continue reading

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Library Update

Although it’s been blustery and snowy, the Woodbury Library gets terrific light, and is well-lit and warm. The next three Wednesdays are Pop-up Maker Labs with Susan O’Connell. These begin after school at 3 pm; everyone is welcome to attend. … Continue reading

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Library News

The library now has a copy of Woodbury resident writer Sean Prentiss’s nonfiction book,¬†Finding Abbey: the Search for Edward Abbey and His Hidden Grave. I highly recommend this book – and desert reading makes for great January reading. Just a … Continue reading

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Winter Reading Time

On the winter solstice, last Wednesday, the Woodbury Elementary schoolchildren visited the library for their weekly all-school read-aloud after lunch. Later that afternoon, a number of children returned for a lantern craft. This week, between the holidays, the library is … Continue reading

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New Books

The library is lively with kids and adults after school on Mondays and Wednesdays. Young readers have happily checked out new book acquisitions, in addition to playing with Legos and doing crafts. Adult readers might be interested in ¬†The Hidden … Continue reading

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Library Happenings

The Woodbury Elementary School’s 5th/6th grade class visited Monday to check out the building and peruse some different books, before they settled down to read. Our doors were also open for last Friday night’s pumpkin walk, and chilly costumed kiddos … Continue reading

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Free Museum Passes

Although the weather could hardly be nicer – at the moment – we do live in Vermont, and it’s bound to turn a little chillier at some near point. If you’re looking for inside activities, remember you can check out … Continue reading

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