Participate in the Global Read Aloud

Participate in the Global Read Aloud

In 2010, a teacher listening to author Neil Gaiman on NPR had the idea to connect kids across the world by having adults read aloud to kids the same books during a six-week period. The Global Read Aloud begins its ninth year October 2, having grown from 150...
Art from the Children of Milton

Art from the Children of Milton

“Art from the Children of Milton” is Milton Artists’ Guild’s featured exhibit at Milton Public Library for the month of September 2018. “This exhibit is a product of an event led by the Milton Artists’ Guild and the Milton Family...
7 New Series for Adult Readers

7 New Series for Adult Readers

By Susan Larson, Director, Milton Public Library This article was first published as a Book Bits column in the Milton Independent on July 12, 2018.  It is reprinted here with permission. There’s this perception that library staff have read every book ever...
We’re Hiring a Library Assistant

We’re Hiring a Library Assistant

Update October 10, 2018 Thank you for your interest in a job with Milton Public Library.  This position has been filled. Library Assistant, Teen Space Coordinator OVERVIEW Milton Public Library has an immediate opening for a part-time library assistant. ...
My Road Trip Companions Are in Audiobooks

My Road Trip Companions Are in Audiobooks

Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge on Assateague Island, VA, is home to the wild Chincoteague ponies made famous in Marguerite Henry’s children’s book “Misty of Chincoteague.” When my children and I planned a vacation to the island, I wanted them to know about the...
Hannaford Bag Sales Benefit Milton Public Library

Hannaford Bag Sales Benefit Milton Public Library

During the month of August, Hannaford is donating $1 to Milton Public Library for every reusable “Because You Care” bag purchased at its Milton store, 259 U.S. Route 7 South.  The bags cost $2.50 each, and are located on the dedicated reusable bag rack in...