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).
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.
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!
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.
9/24 at 3:00 p.m.: Writing Group/Poetry Slam with Sue Real – Gather together all your clips, doodles, and ideas you’ve written on cocktail napkins and join our group to share ideas, help each other focus, and finish our poems, songs, short stories, etc. Open forum – come have fun and share your gifts with our community! Leader of the group is Sue Black – poet, writer, songwriter, playwright, journalist for 20 years in NYC, and TV host on Channel 15 in Burlington.
Check out the link below to read about a few of the great databases your library card gives you access too. Want to learn the art of basket weaving? Check out the wide selection of classes offered by Universal Class. Planning a family movie night? Look at the great selection of movies on Indie Flix. Unsure of how to get started? You can schedule a one-on-one appointment with a staff member, who will sit down with you and work with you to answer your questions.
Tuesday 9/23 at 7:00 p.m.: Healing the Body with Whole Foods with Dr. Suzy Harris – Join Dr. Harris, Clinical Nutritionist and owner of the Cedar Wood Natural Health Center in South Burlington, for an in-depth look at the numerous benefits of a whole-food-based diet, as well as helpful tips and recipes to keep you on track and energized! Dr. Harris will also discuss Nutrition Response Testing. Complimentary nutritional screenings available for attendees!