Chris Stearns Landscape Photography/Armchair Travel Series – Hear about Chris’ 7-week road trip across the U.S. during which he covered 18,000 miles, explored our beautiful backcountry, and slept at campgrounds in his car. See his amazing photographs printed on sheets of aluminum and learn about his unique photography process.
Tuesday 3/11 at 6:30 p.m.
Charlie Nardozzi: Spring Gardening – Getting Started with Flowers and Vegetables: A Q&A Session – Co-sponsored by the Charlotte Library and the Pierson Library, this question-and-answer session with gardening expert Charlie Nardozzi gives you the opportunity to get expert advice on preparing your gardens for spring! You’ve heard him on NPR and WJOY; you’ve seen him on WCAX; and you’ve seen his Garden Smart show on PBS. Now come to the Pierson Library to see him in person and get your questions answered! Thursday 3/6 at 6:30 p.m
Vermont Authors Community Conversation series with Fran Stoddard: The Pierson Library is partnering with Shelburne Farms, Shelburne Museum, and All Souls Interfaith Gathering to offer an incredible series of conversations with 6 Vermont Authors/Illustrators – some adult books and some children’s books. The talks will be hosted by All Souls at 291 Bostwick Farm Road, this free series features the interviewing talents of Fran Stoddard, known to many from her programs on Vermont Public Television and Vermont Public Radio.
Join us on Wednesday March 5th as Fran talks to Jernigan Pontiac (“The Cabbie”) and Marc Estrin – on the theme of Spirituality at All Souls Interfaith Gathering at 4:00 p.m.
Our monthly tea gatherings continues with a relaxed discussion of the theme “Mad Hatter Marches On” – all things Mad Hatter, including Alice in Wonderland and other mysterious, nonsensical, absurdest topics! We will enjoy an afternoon tea with sweet treats. Feel free to dress the part and bring a treat to share (not required, but always encouraged)
RSVP requested. Tuesday March 4th at 3 p.m.
Here is our very own library director, Lara Keenan, talking about Listen Up Vermont! You can always schedule an appointment with either Lara or Katie M. for one-on-one help with your eBook device reader / mp3 / iPod for loading eBooks and audio books. Also check out the Shelburne Parks & Rec flyer for more one-on-one technological help in April.
Listen Up Vermont click on this link to watch Lara on WCAX
An Evening with the Oscars: Movies at the Library – Prepare for the Oscars by viewing this Oscar nominee for Best Performance of a Female in a Leading Role, Best Supporting Actress, and Best Original Screenplay. Cate Blanchett stars in this Woody Allen film about a New York socialite, deeply troubled and in denial, who arrives in San Francisco to impose upon her sister. Feel free to dress up, or dress casual as we celebrate Oscar-worthy filmmaking! Free popcorn included! Rated PG-13. Runtime: 98 minutes.