Milton Public Library Holiday Hours

Milton Public Library Holiday Hours

Milton Public Library will be closed the following days for the holidays: Monday, Dec. 24, for Christmas Eve Tuesday, Dec. 25, for Christmas Day Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2019, for New Year’s Day The library will close at 5 p.m. on New Year’s Eve, Monday, Dec. 31....
Glimpse into the Life of Another

Glimpse into the Life of Another

You know what it’s like.  You’re passing a home and you can see through the windows because it’s light inside and dark outside.  For an instant, you glimpse something about the life of another.  You see a family gathered around a dinner table, a couple sitting on the...
Holiday Open House December 1

Holiday Open House December 1

Milton Public Library will host a Holiday Open House from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018.  Throughout the day there will be free cookies.  We’ll also be collecting hats, mittens and scarves for our mitten tree, and non-perishable food for the...
Thank Sarah Hale for Thanksgiving Day

Thank Sarah Hale for Thanksgiving Day

America’s Thanksgiving Day holiday is credited to the Pilgrims. The truth is, we have a national celebration thanks to Sarah Hale and her 38-year letter writing campaign. Sarah Josepha Hale grew up in New Hampshire, listening to her father’s Revolutionary War stories,...
3 New Titles by Vermont Authors

3 New Titles by Vermont Authors

This month in Book Bits, let’s look at three new releases by Vermont authors: a crime novel, a memoir, and a graphic novel. “Bury the Lead” is the 29th book in Archer Mayor’s Joe Gunther series.  In this installment, Joe’s investigating the death of a young woman at a...
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...