News from Carpenter-Carse Library

Tuesday Storytime

Weekly 9:30-10 a.m. ongoing. Caregivers and children up to age 5 are invited for songs, stories, rhymes and games followed by snack and open play time.

The Vermont Loon
Conservation Project

On Tuesday, Aug. 14, at 6:30 p.m. the Lake Iroquois Association and Carpenter-Carse Library host a speaker from the Vermont Loon Conservation Project. This is a particularly exciting time for this talk, with loons nesting in the area. Join project coordinator and conservation biologist Eric Hanson for a discussion of the amazing recovery of loons in Vermont over the past 30 years, the threats that they face, and the conservation actions that have brought them back, including capture and rescue stories. The VLCP is a program of the Vermont Center for Ecostudies and the Vermont Fish and Wildlife Department.

End of Summer Reading
Dance Party

On Thursday evening, Aug. 16, the library celebrates summer readers of all ages. From 5 to 6 p.m. librarians will hand out reading certificates, raffle prizes and book awards. Pizza and ice cream at 6 p.m. followed by a black light dance party until 7:30 p.m. All ages welcome; children under 5 please bring an adult.

Adult Coloring Club

Saturday, Aug. 18 from 1 to 2:30 p.m. adults are invited to the library’s calming drop-in coloring club. Coloring sheets, art supplies, and iced tea will be provided.

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