Upcoming Events at Windsor Library:
Monday, April 21st, 6:30PM Appy Hour
Do you have an iPad, Android Tablet, Smartphone, iPod or other device? Do you have cool apps you’d like to show off? Want to learn about apps that others find useful, fun, or extra-cool? Bring your device to the library and come prepared to share and learn. Free. Windsor Library, 43 State St.
Tuesday, April 29th, 7PM Author Reading
Author Elizabeth Buechner Morris reads from her historical novel, Bitter Passage, a story set during America’s epic 1849 gold rush. Elizabeth Morris writes for SAIL Magazine, Points East, Southwinds, Power Cruising, and others. Her short fiction has been published in many venues, including the Caribbean Writer, Hawai’i Pacific Review, the Binnacle, the Evening Street Review, and Janus. She is an engaging presenter and has done readings in New York, Massachusetts, Florida, New Hampshire, and now Vermont. Bitter Passage is her first novel. Free. Windsor Public Library, 43 State St.
Wednesdays, May 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th, 7PM: Learn to Crochet for Adults
This beginning class will teach participants to: hold the hook and yarn, tie a slip knot, make a chain, single, double and half double crochet, slip stitch, increasing and decreasing, and reading patterns. We will work on several small projects to be determined and will have hooks in sizes G, H, I, J and K to use in class. Yarn will also be available. Participants are welcome to bring their own hooks and (worsted weight) yarn as well. Please bring a file folder for hand-outs, a pencil, and a notebook. Email email@example.com if you are interested in joining the group and haven’t already signed up. Hope to see you there!
Saturday, May 17th, 9:30AM Farming in Vermont: Raising Fiber and Food on a Small Scale
Meet at the Windsor Public Library and carpool to Contented Butterfly Farm in Windsor where farmers Jennifer and Tim Cary will show us around, talk about farming in Vermont – eggs, fiber, meat, farmers’ markets, fairs and festivals — and let us meet their new lambs! Farm products (eggs, meat, yarn, etc.) will be available for sale. All ages welcome.
Meditation Group. Thursdays, 6–6:30 p.m.
All are welcome. Bring your own pillow if you have one. Instruction is available if you have never meditated before. Windsor Public Library, 43 State Street.
Adult Creative Writing Group. 1st and 3rd Wednesdays, April 2nd & 16th, 7-8:30 p.m. Bring a laptop, a notebook and pen, or just bring yourself and we’ll supply the paper. We’ll write for 30-45 minutes and then participants (who want to) can read aloud to receive feedback and support. No pressure. No previous writing experience necessary. Fiction writers, nonfiction writers, playwrights, poets – all are welcome! Please call Barbara with questions at 802-674-2556 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Windsor Public Library, 43 State Street.
Genealogy Group. Monday, April 7th, 7-9 p.m. (Meets the first Monday of each month.) Join Genealogist Pamm Trask as you and others work to discover your roots. Beginning genealogists are welcome as well as veterans. Bring your questions, your wisdom and even your roadblocks. Windsor Public Library, 43 State Street.
Preschool Storytime. Wednesdays, 10:30 a.m.
Join us for stories, songs, and crafts. For ages 0-5 with parent or caregiver. Windsor Public Library, 43 State Street.
Afterschool Program. Wednesdays, 2:30-3:30 p.m.
This program is designed for children in grades K-4, though older students are always welcome to help. Join us for a snack, a story and a project. Windsor Public Library, 43 State Street.