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Haunted Children’s Room! Wednesday 10/29 @ 3:15

Wednesday 10/29 at 3:15 p.m.: Haunted Children’s Room! – Stop by for fun Halloween games, treats, and crafts!

Toni Hill discuess Carmen by Georges Bizet

Wednesday 10/29 at 3:00 p.m.: Carmen, by Georges Bizet: The Midpoint of Opera History – An Opera Lecture with Shelburne Resident/Opera Expert Toni Hill – Prepare for the Metropolitan Opera’s Live Broadcast of Carmen at Palace 9 Cinemas by joining us for a discussion of the story, the music, and the MET’s production of Carmen. Gourmet chocolate will be served!

Indieflix Independent Movie Night: New York Pizza Confessions

Tuesday 10/28 at 6:45 p.m.: Indieflix Independent Movie Night: New York Pizza Confessions – Join us as we live-stream this 2011 film exploring what New Yorkers’ taste in pizza reveals about them and their city. Imbued with energy and humor direct from the city streets, The NY Pizza Confessions take us on a number of journeys through different walks of life in the Big Apple, revealing them one slice at a time. Black, white, gay, Jewish, rich, underemployed‚ all through the lens of pizza. A short discussion will follow. Indieflix is a streaming movie service that provides unlimited access to award-winning shorts, feature films, television shows, and documentaries from around the world. You, too, can access this service with your library card. Look for the link on the Pierson Library webpage (www.piersonlibrary.org).

Astrology with Sue

Wednesday 10/22 at 3:00 p.m.: Astrology with Sue – Explore the unknown world of astrology and learn what it can explain about your life with Suzan St. John, NCRG member, professional astrologer, and Astro Drama facilitator.

Geek Mountain State Sci Fi/Fantasy Book Discussion: Full Fathom Five

Wednesday 10/15 at 7:00 p.m.: Geek Mountain State Sci Fi/Fantasy Book Discussion: Full Fathom Five – Our monthly book discussion group meets to chat about Full Fathom Five by Max Gladstone. This stand-alone book in the Craft series is an urban fantasy mystery novel in which Kai, a “god-builder,” investigates the death of a god, but discovers world-shattering surprises in the process. Pizza will be served – so please register (so we know how much to order!). This book discussion is co-hosted by the Pierson Library and Geek Mountain State (www.geekmountainstate.com).

Astrology with Sue

Wednesday 10/8 at 3:00 p.m.: Astrology with Sue – Explore the unknown world of astrology and learn what it can explain about your life with Suzan St. John, NCRG member, professional astrologer, and Astro Drama facilitator.

Vermont Public Radio in the Digital Age with Jonathan Butler

Tuesday 10/7 at 7:00 p.m.: Vermont Public Radio in the Digital Age with Jonathan Butler – Join us as we host VPR’s Director of Digital Services, Jonathan Butler, in a discussion of how the Digital Age has changed our access to resources and what VPR is doing to remain relevant and maintain their service. This lively discussion will also touch upon issues faced by libraries and other media.

October Calander of Events

October 2014 Calendar Descriptions

Friends of the Pierson Library 50th Annual Book Sale

Friends of the Pierson Library 50th Annual Book Sale!

Preview sales Friday October 10th – 5:30-7:00 p.m. Friends Preview Sale.

Book Dealer Preview – $20 dollar admission fee. 7:00 -9:00 p.m.

Saturday October 11th 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Sunday October 12th 10:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

We hope to see everyone there!

 

Friends of the Pierson Library donation deadline September 30th

Tuesday September 30th is the last day the Friends of the Pierson Library will be accepting book donations for this years book sale. They will take a short break through the month of October and will begin accepting donations again starting Saturday November 1st. Thank you to everyone who has donated books throughout the year.

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