Library Programs January through April 2020

Library Programs January through April 2020

For more information about these library programs, and to register, call the library at 802-893-4644. FOR CHILDREN Early Literacy Story Times 9:30 a.m. Tuesdays for infants birth to 18 months. 10 a.m. Wednesdays Rhythm & Movement for kids 18 months to 3 years. 10...
Two Library Trustee Positions Open

Two Library Trustee Positions Open

There will be two Milton Public Library trustee positions open in 2020.  Lisa Barron, whose term expires in March 2020, plans to run again for the three-year seat.  Jen Dooley is retiring from the board, when her two-year term ends in March. Those wishing to run for...
Milton Library Staff Favorite Reads of 2019

Milton Library Staff Favorite Reads of 2019

In this last month of the year (and the last year of the decade!), it’s time for our annual list of favorite reads. Milton Public Library staff read these books in 2019. “The Song of the Jade Lily” by Kirsty Manning (2019) – Adult Fiction This...
These Literary Characters Solve Who Done It

These Literary Characters Solve Who Done It

Detective series have become popular in adult fiction literature.  Characters like Joe Gunther, Armand Gamache, and Eve Dallas seem to take on real-life personas to their fans.  Milton library patrons who’ve completed one series often ask for recommendations of...
Hispanic Heritage Month at Milton Public Library

Hispanic Heritage Month at Milton Public Library

Hispanic Heritage Month highlights the many contributions, diverse cultures, and extensive histories of America’s Latino and Hispanic communities, whose families immigrated to the United States from Mexico, Central America, South America, the Caribbean, and Spain. The...
Tips for Choosing Library Books for Your Little One

Tips for Choosing Library Books for Your Little One

Recently a grandfather came into Milton Public Library with his preschool-aged granddaughter, who was visiting from out of state.   He asked where to find books for her, and looked overwhelmed when shown the many sections we have for children.  Where to start? This...
Summer Reading BINGO for Adults

Summer Reading BINGO for Adults

Summer Reading BINGO for Adults runs June 1 through August 31, 2019, at Milton Public Library. For enrolling, and then for each BINGO card completed, you enter your name into a drawing for a monthly prize. June’s prize is a $25 gift card. July’s prize is a...