Pierson Library

20/20 Vision:

The Future of Shelburne's Library Center!

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New Library Project

20/20 Vision: The Future of Shelburne’s Library Center


Pierson Library Plans:

View a 3D Fly-Through of the proposed design concept for the Pierson Library. Click Here

Check out the UPDATED plan for the Library’s future (unveiled 12/8/16)! Click Here

Email feedback to: Click Here to View Email or call the library at (802) 985-5124. Thank you!


Library Tribute Video Completed!

As we enter 2017, our hearts overflow with gratitude for the love shared by the Shelburne community for the Pierson Library. We are excited to share with you the final video made by all of you that shows how important the Pierson Library is to our community.


Recent Updates:


Are you interested in donating to the New Library/Town Hall building project? If so, please make checks payable to “Town of Shelburne – Future Library and Town Center Fund” and mail to the Pierson Library, 5376 Shelburne Road, Shelburne, VT, 05482 – or feel free to drop off your check at the Library. Donations are tax deductible – and deeply appreciated!

Future Library and Town Center Fund Gift Acceptance Policy

 Your Help Needed!

The Library Building Steering Committee would like your ideas, input, feedback, and assistance as we move forward on the Library’s future. Please contact Library Director Lara Keenan if you are willing to help – and thank you! Email Lara or call 802-985-5124.


Steering Committee Members:

  • Joe Colangelo, Town Manager
  • Cathy Townsend, Interim Director
  • Colleen Parker, Selectboard Member
  • Ann Smallwood
  • Alice Winn

Steering Committee Mission Statement: To formulate and implement a comprehensive plan to solve the space and maintenance issues of the Pierson Library, subject to approval of that plan by the Board of Library Trustees and the Shelburne Selectboard. The plan will be thoroughly evaluated to meet the joint needs of the Library (as represented by the Library Director and the Board of Trustees) and the needs and requirements of the Municipality (as represented by the Town Manager and the Selectboard).


Steering Committee Minutes & Agendas


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