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!
Summer Reading Kick-Off Pizza Party
Friday June 23, 4 - 6pm. Rain Date: June 24
Come on down and fill your tool belt for a successful summer! While you’re here, learn how you can Build A Better World with our amazing summer reading events. Establish your Summer Reading goals with the Librarians. Children who meet their goals will be entered to win some great prizes! Remember, a Summer Reading goal can be something as simple as “I will try books in a new genre” or “I will practice reading out loud twice a week”. Record and share your progress to qualify!
Shirley Jackson Day at the Left Bank
Monday June 26, 7pm
The McCullough Library is co-sponsoring a celebration event at The Left Bank in North Bennington. This year, Shirley Jackson Day will feature four readers connected with the national Shirley Jackson Awards: Michael Thomas Ford, author of numerous books for both adult and young readers; Karen Heuler, whose stories have appeared in over 100 literary and speculative magazines and anthologies; Paul Park, author of a dozen novels in a variety of genres; and Chandler Klang Smith, a graduate of Bennington College and the creative writing MFA program at Columbia University. Come celebrate Shirley Jackson with us!
Thursday July 20, 2 - 5pm
Build a paper world with origami! Paper is an ideal building material, and we will create a number of beautiful models! Prizes for three lucky attendees!
Saturday July 22
Join the #kindnessrocks project! The goal is simple: to promote random acts of kindness. We will be painting and creating an inspirational rock garden at the Library for our community.
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!
Every Friday from 1 - 6pm
Build something amazing and show it off in our community display case!
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!
Dot & Dash, the Coding Robots
Kids, learn computer programming basics with our fun, kid-friendly robots! Come upstairs and check them out.
1,000 Books Before Kindergarten
Prepare your little one for school by sharing 1,000 books with them! Track your progress and earn a free book for every 200 books you read!
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