Farm and Gardens Book Discussion Series
Vermonters know as well as anyone the rich metaphors inherent in farming and gardening. These authors dig deep to explore the philosophical roots, family dynamics, and personal enrichment associated with tending and growing.
March 28 – Here and Nowhere Else by Jane Brox
April 25 – A Country Year by Sue Hubbell
June 6 – My Garden by Jamaica Kincaid
Discussions led by Suzanne Brown
Co-sponsored by the Vermont Humanities Council and the Bradford Public Library
Thurs. 3/1, 6 PM
Bradford Public Library
FINN’S CLOCK, A historical fantasy set in a time when steam is threatening sail, factories are displacing workers, and the immigrants are Irish – unwanted and under threat, but determined to make their place here. It’s 1853, and into Boston Harbor sails a sea-going Chinese junk, bearing magic, mysteries, and a firebrand named An-Ming. Find out more at www.deanwhitlock.com.
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Northern Lights Career Development credit hours
Thursday, June 1st
6:00-8:00 at the Bradford Public Library
VELI STEM stands for the Vermont Early Literacy Initiative in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math. Bradford is one of 23 public libraries working in collaboration with The Vermont Center for the Book, the Montshire Museum and the Vermont Department of Libraries. In this second year of the project we are focussing on building and engineering support for preschool through books and other hands on materials.
Join us for an evening of sharing ideas, booklists, and up to date information on STEM in the Preschool setting. Staff members are welcome and encouraged to take advantage of Northern Lights credit hours. Please share this invite with other local care providers and be sure to RSVP and register as seating and free materials are limited.