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Check out our new Online Catalog

Thanks to funding from the Friends of the Library and hundreds of volunteer hours, we have joined a consortium of 15 Vermont libraries and have upgraded our online catalog. Click the Online Catalog link in the menu bar above to take a look. Stop in for your login information so you can manage your account online, arrange for interlibrary loans, make purchase suggestions and more!


Upcoming Events

New Storytime Series

Tuesdays in May at 6pm

Join us for a special series featuring stories about gardens and gardening! A few of the titles we'll feature are: Planting a Rainbow, The Tiny Seed and The Flower Garden. Although this series is best suited for a preschool crowd, children of all ages are welcome!

Big Truck Night

Friday May 19, 5:30-7:30pm

Look for our storytime and craft table at Shaftsbury Elementary School's annual Big Truck Night.

Youth Appreciation Day

Saturday May 20, 12 - 4pm, Willow Park

Your child and the Library - best friends forever! Be sure to stop by our Friendship Bracelet craft table at Bennington Youth Appreciation Day at Willow Park in Bennington.

Bennington Farmer's Market

Saturday May 27

We'll be in the Community Booth at the Bennington Farmer's Market with a special Memorial Day Craft and a selection of books for sale from our year-round Book Sale.

This could be you!

Tuesday June 6, 10am

Friends of the Library Meeting: if you are interested in joining the Friends to help with fundraising efforts such as our annual Book & Bake Sale, attending this meeting is the perfect way to jump right in!

Shirley Jackson Day

Monday June 26

The McCullough Library is co-sponsoring a celebration event at The Left Bank at 7:00 PM. Stay tuned for more details!


Ongoing Programs

Tech Drop-in Hours

Thursdays from 2 - 4pm

Need a little help borrowing ebooks and e-audiobooks with your laptop, smartphone, tablet or other device? Want to know more about what our new online catalog can do for you? Stop in for one-on-one help with volunteer tech experts!

Yarncrafting Club for Adults

Thursdays from 1 - 6pm

Help yourself to our stash of free yarn, borrow our knitting needles and crochet hooks and check out our pattern books. Bring a friend and craft the afternoon away!

Lego Club

Every Friday from 1 - 6pm

A different theme each week! Show off your fabulous creation for an entire week in our display case! Check out the Lego Challenge Cards, see if you can create the task on each card.

Coloring for Adults

Every Friday from 1 - 6pm

Start your weekend right with intricate coloring pages and high quality gel pens, colored pencils and fine-tipped markers! All supplies are provided, but please feel free to bring your own!

Tales for Tots Story Time

Saturdays from 10:30 - 11am

Join this growing group for stories, songs, literacy-building activities and occasional crafts. All ages are welcome. No reservations necessary and family groups are encouraged to attend!


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Our Fiber Optic and Wireless Service

Our in-house network and wireless access now operates at super-fast speeds due to our fiber optic connection. Bring your own laptop, or use one of our public access computers. Internet Use Policy

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