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Fall Happenings in the Kids Section

Happy September! I wanted to draw your attention to some of our fantastic youth programs happening this fall! Our storytime schedule starts the week of September 9th.  On Mondays, from 10am - 11am, we are offering a "Toddler Dance Party" with Ms. Rachel, from AB2.  This is a new program for us and offers young learners and opportunity to use movement to strengthen brain development and motor skills.  Ms. Rachel offers toddlers an opportunity to move their bodies, to learn musical and movement concepts and to do an obstacle course with sensory stimulation. On Fridays from 10:15am - 11:15am, Ms. Sally will be

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Ms. Molly's Picks for August 2019

As your new Youth Librarian, I'd like to say thank you to everyone for your warm welcome.  I have always loved the Stowe community and am looking forward to getting to know you all as the year progresses. I couldn't think of a better way for you to get to know more about me than for me to recommend to you a few of my favorite books! Picture Books Children Make Terrible Pets by Peter Brown All Lucy Bear wants is a pet.  Then, one day, she finds an ADORABLE little boy who she thinks will make the perfect pet.  She names him Squeaker

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Coming this Fall: Makerspace Academy

Join us on Tuesday, August 27th from 3 - 4pm for our Makerspace Kick-Off Party! One of the exciting new additions to our afterschool program this fall is our Makerspace Academy (Tuesdays 3 - 4pm) and Open Makerspace (Thursdays 3 -4pm).  Our Makerspace Academy will teach students in grades K-12 how to use our makerspace technology and our Open Makerspace will allow students free time to invent and create with that technology.  If you are a parent, you might be asking "Wait, Ms. Molly, what exactly is a makerspace?" A makerspace provides children with a creative, hands-on opportunity to design, experiment and invent

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We are open at the Akeley Building!

Dear Stowe Community, We wanted to update you on the status of the library, our new temporary location, and possible timeline. Here's the rundown: On Monday, December 10th a sprinkler pipe broke in our attic space.  A piece of the pipe blew off and allowed water to stream out.  This went on for approximately 30 minutes before the fire department shut off the waterline to stop the flow.  During those minutes water rained down into the Helen Day Art Center's gallery ceiling, walls and floor then it continued it's path through the Library's ceiling, walls and floor to the basement.  The Library lost

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