News from Carpenter-Carse Library

Youngster story times Tuesdays, 9:30-10 a.m. Join us every week for story time. Children ages 0-5-years-old and their caregivers come together for books, songs, rhymes and games. Followed by a snack and free play in the library. All are welcome. Youngster music and movement Thursdays, 9:30-10 a.m. Get ready to move. Friends of Families hosts.… Read More »

News from Carpenter-Carse Library

Youngster story times Tuesdays, 9:30-10 a.m. Join us every week for story time. Children ages 0-5 years-old and their caregivers come together for books, songs, rhymes and games. Followed by a snack and free play in the library. All are welcome. Youngster music  and movement Thursdays, 9:30-10 a.m. Get ready to move. Friends of Families… Read More »

Hinesburgh Public House shares profits

SCOOTER MACMILLAN Staff Writer The Racial Alliance Committee at Champlain Valley Union High School is hoping that you’ll eat at the Hinesburgh Public House on at least one Sunday during September. And during November, the children’s programs at the Carpenter-Carse Library will most likely be hoping you’ll get your Sunday chow there as well. This… Read More »

Carpenter-Carse library director leaving

Sara Armstrong-Donegan is stepping down as library director of the Carpenter-Carse Library in Hinesburg to take a position as development coordinator at the Intervale Center in Burlington. Beth Royer will take over as interim library director. Armstrong-Donegan, whose last day at the library is Friday, June 28, has worked at the library for nine years,… Read More »

Hinesburg Garden Tour, June 23

The Friends of Carpenter-Carse Library is holding a garden tour of seven Hinesburg gardens on Sunday, June 23 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. It is a wonderful opportunity to stroll around Hinesburg home gardens and appreciate the different landscapes of the town and the artistry of each gardener. Anne Donegan, a member of the… Read More »

News from Carpenter-Carse Library

News from Carpenter-Carse Library

Youth mural has begun Artist Tara Goreau has begun transforming the youth area of the library. This winter patrons voted on their favorite mural design and the winning vote is now being executed. Stop by the library to see this whimsical work. Meet Playaway The library has expanded its Playaway collection to include adult books.… Read More »

The babies who brunch: Hinesburg’s annual event welcomes town’s newest citizens

The babies who brunch: Hinesburg’s annual event welcomes town’s newest citizens

SCOOTER MACMILLAN Staff Writer On Sunday, Hinesburg held its annual Baby Brunch in the town hall and it was a cuddling, crawling, cooing, cute fest – with almost no crying. Hinesburg’s newest citizens seemed to enjoy each other’s company, the generosity of their community and all of the attention. For at least 15 years, Friends… Read More »

News from Carpenter-Carse Library

A celebration on two wheels By BETH ROYER Librarians at Carpenter-Carse Library in Hinesburg agree with a study from the University of Minnesota that found that bicycling is the happiest form of transportation. The library is pleased to announce that, beginning on Saturday, May 11, with our Celebration on Two Wheels, we will have bicycles… Read More »