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Friends of the Stowe Free Library Focus on: In Our Own Backyard

Friends Fundraiser at Over the Wall

 The Friends of the Stowe Library is hosting a fundraiser at Over the Wall, Stowe’s newest restaurant, on Wednesday, May 15, 2019 from 5pm to 7pm. All donations will go to support the Library.

Over the Wall focuses on a combination of LatinX and Asian foods. Come and checkout the new restaurant, try some samples, enjoy some drinks and donate generously to support the Library’s to be purchased collection!

Over the Wall is located at 2160 Mountain Rd, Stowe, VT 05672.

Friends 35th Annual Booksale Donations Now Accepted 

The Friends of Stowe Free Library are in need of your used books for this year’s summer sale and the ongoing inside sale to the left of the Circulation Desk. Donations will be accepted starting on Wednesday, May 1, 2019.  Donations will be accepted until mid to late June. 

Please remember that books should be in good, sellable condition and that Encyclopedias, Readers Digest Condensed Books, Textbooks, magazines or music cassettes are not accepted.  This year’s sale, the 35th Annual Sale, will open on the porch of the Library on July 9th at 9am, and run through July 28th. Hours will be dawn to dusk. 

Donations can be brought to the rear door of the Library during Library hours and left on the table at the foot of the half flight of stairs. Call or email the library with questions, 802-253-4808 / [email protected], or ask any staff member when you come in to visit the refurbishment!

 The Friends of Stowe Free Library is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, supporting library resources, activities and programs. For information visit us here.

Closing for the Move HOME!

We made our move HOME!!

we are back in our space and ready

for visitors and patrons


We are so excited to be back in our space, the carpet is fresh as is the paint.  We cannot say "Thank You" enough to all the community members that have helped and support our staff, collection and patrons though this difficult time.  Your support, all the hugs and well wishes got the Librarians through some pretty rough spots- for that we are forever greatful!

Make sure to come and see us in the library-  check our our new lights and our new books :)



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