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...
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...
Join the Fun with “Libraries Rock!” at MPL

Join the Fun with “Libraries Rock!” at MPL

Registration is open for the Libraries Rock! Summer Reading Program at Milton Public Library. There’s something for all ages! Our goal is to encourage reading, combat education gains lost during summer break from school, and provide free entertaining and educational...
August 14 Primary Election Voter’s Guide

August 14 Primary Election Voter’s Guide

There are three ballots for Vermont’s August 2018 Primary Election in Milton’s two voting districts: Milton Chittenden 10 and Grand Isle Chittenden. When you vote on Tuesday, Aug. 14, you will choose ONE ballot on which to vote – a Democratic, a...
Summer Hours Begin May 26

Summer Hours Begin May 26

Milton Public Library summer hours begin Saturday, May 26, 2018, and continue through Saturday, Sept. 1. During the summer, the library closes at 2 p.m. on Saturdays, versus 4 p.m. the rest of the year. Hours May 26 – September 1, 2018, are: Monday through...