Pierson Library

20/20 Vision:

The Future of Shelburne's Library Center!

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Identity Theft

Tuesday 7/11 at 1:30 p.m.: Identity Theft: James Naugler of Citizens Bank and a representative of the Shelburne Police Department will make a presentation about Identity Theft.  Learn how it occurs, how to prevent it, and what to do if you become a victim.

Farm to Ballet! Friday at 10:30 a.m.

Friday 7/7 at 10:30 a.m.: Farm to Ballet: Meet Farm to Ballet Dancers! Learn a dance step or two from Shelburne ballerinas and create a lightening bug costume to bring home.  Please Register.

Take a trip back in time with Dinoman!

Thursday 7/6 at 1:00 p.m.: Dinoman: Giant dinosaurs fill Town Hall! Learn about the giants that once roamed the earth. No Registration Required.

The Friends of the Pierson Library are going to STOP taking donations on Friday June 30th at 5:30 p.m. They have had so many people generously donate their books they are full to the brim.

They will continue to restock the Chapter 2 book sale and look forward to seeing everyone in October for the Columbus Day sale. Thank you to everyone who has donated to both sales.

Friday Free Play 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Looking for something fun to do with the little ones? Join us Friday June 23rd from 10:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m. for Friday Free Play. This weeks theme: Down by the Pond! Decorate Paper Turtles and Frog puppets and try out our magnetic fishing set for a prize.

Summer Reading Kick Off 6/22 at 1 p.m.

We can’t wait for our Summer Reading Kick Off tomorrow at 1 pm! Michael Clough of the Southern VT Natural History Museum visits with LIVE animals! No registration needed, come on in and sign up for Summer reading!

Coloring for Grown-Ups

Tuesday 6/20 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, soothing music, and snacks!
Please Register

For the week of 6/19-6/24 all Adult Fiction will be 50% off in the Friends of the Pierson Library Chapter 2 book sale. They have a great selection of books to take on your upcoming trips!

Donation cut off June 30th.

Thank you to everyone who has donated books for the Chapter 2 book sale and for Friends of the Pierson Library Columbus day book sale. We are full to the brim and unfortunately have to stop taking donations on Friday June 30th.

Don’t forget the select board meeting tonight at 8 p.m.

Tonight is the night! We would like to remind and encourage everyone to join us at the select board meeting tonight. The library is scheduled to be on the agenda for 8 p.m.

They will be discussing the topic of if the town should warn a Special Town Meeting on November 7, 2017 asking voters to consider approving a bond for a new Pierson Library, renovations to the (historic) Town Hall, and improvements to the municipal campus. We look forward to seeing everyone at the meeting.


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