Pierson Library

Library & Town Center

Information on Shelburne's Library, Town Hall and Town Center proposed improvements

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Library Closed on January 15th

The Pierson Library will be closed on Monday January 15th in observance of Martin Luther King Jr Day. We will resume normal hours on Tuesday January 16th. We thank everyone for their patience and understanding.

Library closing early 1/4/18

Due to the weather and road conditions the Pierson Library will be closing tonight at 6:00 p.m. We plan to open tomorrow at 10:00 a.m. We will post on our Facebook page if for any reason there will be a delay or if we will be closed.

Thank you for your patience and understanding.

Library Closed 1/1 & 1/2

The Pierson Library will be closed on Monday January 1st and Tuesday January 2nd. We will resume normal hours on Wednesday January 3rd. The staff and trustees wish everyone a happy and safe New Year. We are very excited for everything 2018 will bring.

Holiday Closings

The Pierson Library will be closed on Monday, December 25th and Tuesday, December 26th. We will resume normal hours on Wednesday, December 27th. The staff and trustees would like to thank everyone for their patience and understanding.

Bond Passed!

The Library Board of Trustees is delighted that the bond issue funding the New Library and Town Center Project PASSED! We would like to thank everyone in Town for their support and are looking forward to the next steps of bringing this dream to a reality. Please watch for announcements as we move ahead. Thank you!

Wear Your Heritage

Tuesday 11/7 at 6:30 p.m.: Wear Your Heritage: Contemporary Abenaki artists and tribal members talk about the meaning of garments, accessories, and regalia in their own lives and in the expression to the community and tribal identity. The program will be in the Historic Town Hall.

Life as Poetry, Poetry as Life

Join us on Thursday Nov. 2nd at 3:00 p.m. for Poetry as Life, Life as Poetry: Join local poets Sarah W. Bartlett and Anne Averyt reading from their recent collections. Participate in conversation about the resiliency of the human spirit living life as poetry, writing the poetry of  life.

Sponsored by the Pierson Library, Charlotte Library, and Carpenter Carse Library.

 

 

Great article about the library

The Burlington Free Press wrote a great article about the Pierson Library, Charlotte Library, and the South Burlington library recently. Let us know what you think.

http://www.burlingtonfreepress.com/story/news/2017/09/29/internet-has-not-replaced-visiting-library-shelburne-beyond/708022001/

Friends of the Pierson Library Book Sale

The Friends of the Pierson Library will be hosting their annual book sale schedule of events is as follows:

Thursday Oct. 5th: Friends of the Pierson Library preview sale: 5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.  Book Dealers preview sale: 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Friday Oct. 6th: The book sale hours will be 9:00 a.m – 5:00 p.m.

Saturday Oct. 7th:  The book sale hours will be 9:00 a.m – 5:00 p.m.

Don’t forget on Saturday Oct. 7th the Shelburne Fire Department will be hosting their annual pancake breakfast.

 

Breakfast Club

Saturday 9/23rd 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.: Breakfast Club – Aspiring writers ages 11 and up meet at the library to exercise their imagination and hone their writing skills over breakfast!  Sharing work with the group is encouraged but not required! Call to register at 985-5124

Information

Hours
Monday:10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Tuesday:10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday:10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Thursday:10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday:10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Saturday:10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Sunday:Closed

Location
5376 Shelburne Road
Shelburne, Vermont 05482

Telephone
802 985-5124