Snow, sleet & rain Oh My!

Be safe out there folks. Call the library 365-7948 if you want to know how the nearby roads are or if you want to verify that we’re open. You can also email newfanemoore@vals.state.vt.us if you need to renew an item or request a certain title. Today – Wednesday, December 10th – I plan to open at the usual time – 1pm. We normally close at 5pm on Wednesdays but we may close earlier today due to snow accumulation. – Your Librarian

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December Happenings!

Santa is coming to the Library! Saturday, December 6 at 10:30am. Children’s Story Time will start at 10am.

The Book Club will be meeting at noon on Friday, Dec. 5th to discuss I Know Why the Caged Bird Signs by Maya Angelou. Pick up the next book for discussion now!: A Thousand Splendid Suns Sing by Khaled Hosseini. Discussion will be on Jan. 16, 2015.

The Library will be closed for the following days : December 24 & 25, January 1.

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Library Closed for a week in November

The library will be closing for renovations at 1pm Saturday Nov. 8th and stay closed to the public until 1pm Wednesday Nov 19th.

Our wonderful Friends of the Moore Free Library is funding the much needed renovations to the front room: ceiling, lighting and carpeting will be replaced and the walls will get a fresh coat of paint.

Please plan accordingly for this closed week: checkout or renew items before the 8th. If you have any questions about this, please speak with Louise.

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Wildlife at the Library

The History of Wildlife in Vermont
Thursday, October 30, 7pm Crowell Gallery
Kim Royar, special assistant to the Vermont Fish and Wildlife Commissioner will speak on the history of wildlife in Vermont. She has been a wildlife biologist with the Department of Fish and Wildlife for over 30 years. Her illustrated presentation will follow the evolution of Vermont’s wildlife populations up to the 2014 hunting season. Kim will also bring a sample of wildlife pelts and skulls to help demonstrate some of the various wildlife species that reside in Vermont. Sponsored by the Historical Society of Windham County. The program is FREE and all are welcome.

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Hungrytown to perform in the Gallery October 10

Hungrytown, the noted folk duo of Ken Anderson & Rebecca Hall, will appear in a benefit concert for Moore Free Library on Friday, October 10, 7pm. Also appearing will be special guest, Bob Westcott. Hungrytown performs original roots music worldwide. Country Jukebox says “the extremely talented singer/songwriter duo…enjoys an exalted reputation among genre fans.”
The concert will take place in the Crowell Gallery at 23 West Street in Newfane. Tickets are $10 at the door; family maximum cost $40. Refreshments will be served.
The event will benefit the Friends of the Moore Free Library in their efforts to renovate the circulation room in the Library.
Call 802-365-7948 or email newfanemoore@vals.state.vt.us for more information.

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Save the date! October 4 & 5

Friends of the Moore Free Library will hold their annual book sale on Saturday & Sunday October 4 & 5. This year, the event will be on Library grounds. Plan to come by and stock up no reading material for the winter! Same hours as usual: Saturday 10-4 and Sunday 10-2.

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Artists’ Reception this Saturday in the Gallery

A Windham County Sampler of Weavers and Felters will exhibit at the Crowell Gallery throughout the month of September. Opening reception will be Saturday, September 6th from 1-3pm. Stop by the Gallery to meet the talented weavers, spinners, dyers & felters and view their gorgeous creations.

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