Pierson Library

Library & Town Center

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

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Family Board Game Afternoon!

Join us on Saturday November 25th for an extra Saturday of Family Board Games! This event will be hosted in the Historic Town Hall 11/25 from 1:30 p.m.- 4:30 p.m.

We’re awfully thankful for our wonderful volunteer led library programs! Finish up the leftovers and head on down to the library for a cozy Saturday afternoon of board games in the company of friends and neighbors!

Library closed in observance of Thanksgiving

The Pierson Library will be closed on Thursday November 23rd and Friday November 24th in observance of Thanksgiving. We will resume normal hours on Saturday November 25th.

We wish everyone a happy and safe Thanksgiving weekend. We are thankful for all of our patrons near and far.

Coloring for Grown-ups (ages 18+)

Tuesday 11/21 at 2:00 p.m.: Coloring for Grown-ups (ages 18+) – Join us as we try the newest stress-relieving craze – coloring for grown-ups! We’ll provide colored pencils, pens, patterns, and soothing music.

Basics of Essential Oils with Suzanne

Today at 4:30 p.m.: Basics of Essential Oils with Suzanne: This interactive workshop is for anyone who is interested in learning about essential oils, starting to use oils, or would just like to learn more about the oils they already have!

Join us for #GivingTuesday

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Toni Hill talking about The Exterminating Angel

Thursday 11/16 at 4:00 p.m.: Toni Hill talking about The Exterminating Angel. Join Toni Hill in a discussion and showing of the movie The Exterminating Angel. Here is a brief summary of the movie: A group of high-society friends are invited to a mansion for dinner and inexplicably find themselves unable to leave. This program will be hosted in the Historic Town Hall.

Closed in observance of Veterans Day

The Pierson Library will be closed on Saturday November 11th in observance of Veterans Day. We will resume normal hours on Monday November 13th. The staff and trustees would like to thank everyone for their patience and understanding.

We would like to thank all Veterans past, present, and future.

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.




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

5376 Shelburne Road
Shelburne, Vermont 05482

802 985-5124