Category Archives: Woodbury Community Library

The Cougar Returns to the East

On Wednesday, July 11, at 6:30 pm, Sue Morse from Keeping Track will present a program about the cougar returning to the east, at the Woodbury Town Hall. Morse has studied wildlife for over three decade, and is one of … Continue reading

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Author Ruth Porter

Calais author Ruth Porter will read from her terrific new novel Unexpected Grace, on Wednesday, June 20, at 6:30 p.m. Unexpected Grace is a novel set in Vermont, featuring a multi-generational cast of characters, with themes including cancer, unemployment, and … Continue reading

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Informational Forum on Local Opioid Abuse

The Jeudevine Memorial Library and the Woodbury Community Library host a community informational forum and discussion about local opioid abuse on Wednesday, April 25, at 7 PM at the Memorial Building in Hardwick. Panelists include Hardwick Chief of Police Aaron Cochran, Jeri … Continue reading

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‘Love’

On this 2018 Valentine’s Day, I wanted to share NPR’s interview with author Matt de la Pena about his recently released picture book, beautifully illustrated by Loren Long. The book — which you can borrow from the library — is … Continue reading

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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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Adopt-an-Author

Kudos to the Woodbury community. At this writing, 14 authors — from novelists to essayists to poets — have been formally “adopted.” The program asks library users to purchase new releases from their favorite authors, who include Katherine Patterson, Jeffrey … 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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New Books!

With the beginning of school, the library has been busy in the afternoons. If you haven’t stopped in, please do. The library has new books — some purchased, and some generously donated by our readers. In our collection is the … Continue reading

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Summer Interlude and Dessert

This Thursday,  August 17, at 6:30 pm, the Woodbury Community Library opens its doors and windows in the evening for a reading and homemade dessert with two local and award-winning poets. Readings are usually about an hour in length. All … Continue reading

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