Strategy Game Club: Saturday 2/13 from 10:30 – 1:00

Saturday 2/13 from 10:30 – 1:00: Strategy Game Club – Library Volunteer Oliver Dienz hosts Strategy Game Club for students in 4th Grade and up. Try your hand at a variety of strategy games and spend the morning exercising your brain with friends!  (Grades 4+)

Awesome Sauce Artist Reception – Artist Jasmin Townsend-Ng

Thursday 2/11 at 6:00 – 7:30 p.m.: Awesome Sauce Artist Reception – Artist Jasmin Townsend-Ng is on hand for the opening of her art exhibit in the Children’s Department entitled “Comic Art: Awesome Sauce.” Chat with the artist and enjoy snacks at this fun event!

Geek Mountain State Sci Fi/Fantasy Book Discussion: The Red: First Light: Thursday 2/4 at 7:00 p.m.

Thursday 2/4 at 7:00 p.m.: Geek Mountain State Sci Fi/Fantasy Book Discussion: The Red: First Light – Join us as we discuss the first book in this fast-paced, military sci-fi trilogy by Linda Nagata. Pizza will be served. This book discussion is co-hosted by the Pierson Library and Geek Mountain State ( Please Register

Pierson Library Youth & Adult Trustee Openings!

The Pierson Library Board of Trustees has openings for our adult and youth trustees.

If interested, please click on the links below for more information.

The Trustees will interview interested candidates at their February 18th meeting.

Adult Trustee Information: Trustee Positions Open on the Library Board of Trustees

Youth Trustee Information: Youth Trustee Positions Open on the Library Board of Trustees

Middle Grade Maker Space: Saturday 1/23 at 10:30 a.m.

Saturday 1/23 at 10:30 a.m.: Middle Grade Maker Space – Aspiring techies and tinkerers grades 5 and up help us build a gadget-filled TARDIS for the library with volunteer Bob Colquhoun. Please Register.

NEW Spring Cleaning March Book Sale

Have you heard? The Friends of the Pierson Library are adding a second book sale!

The Friends of the Pierson Library will  host their BRAND NEW Spring Cleaning March Book Sale during the second weekend of March (March 12 & 13, 2016). This sale will be held in the Historic Town Hall and will feature many, many books at great prices, a kids’ craft area, and a fantastic raffle of goods donated by local businesses. This sale is in addition to the annual book sale held in October. E-mail the Friends with any questions or if you’d like to volunteer: Click Here to View Email.

Knitting 4 Peace: Saturday January 16th at 10 a.m.

Saturday 1/16 from 10:00 a.m. – Noon: Knitting 4 Peace: Spreading Peace & Compassion During Turbulent Times with volunteer Bradie Hansen – Knitting 4 Peace brings people together from all over the United States and Canada to knit and crochet items to be sent where needed. As we create, we focus our intention and/or prayer towards the recipient of our gift, those who deliver these items, and for peace, healing and hope. We can teach knitting/crocheting and provide patterns and some yarn. Please bring your own knitting needles or crochet hooks (and yarn if possible). Please Register.

Library closed on Monday January 18th

The Pierson Library will be closed on Monday January 18th in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. day. We will resume normal hours on Tuesday January 19th. The staff and trustees would like to wish everyone a happy and safe Martin Luther King Jr. day.

Thursday Movie Afternoon @ 3:15 p.m.

Thursday 1/14 at 3:15: Movie Afternoon – Free popcorn and a movie on the big screen! Movie summery: When Shaun decides to take the day off and have some fun, he gets a little more action than he bargained for. A mix up with the Farmer, a caravan and a very steep hill lead them all to the Big City and it’s up to Shaun and the flock to return everyone safely to the green grass of home.

Advanced Genealogy Seminar: Wednesday 1/13 at 1:30 p.m.

Wednesday 1/13 at 1:30 p.m.: Advanced Genealogy Seminar – Library volunteer John Kelley moderates this opportunity for people already familiar with genealogy to share and explore sources and tips that may enable them to take the next step in their genealogical search. Come share the successes and frustrations of your search! Please Register.



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