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While nothing beats browsing a bookshelf and reaching for an actual book in a cozy room with some neighborly chatting, many library services can now be accessed right from home if you have internet access. Click on the links below for access or go to the “Services” tab for more details about our digital subscriptions and how to use them from home. We are here to help. Please call us, email, or stop by if you have any questions.

Contact information:

     802-468-5574

     P.O. Box 296, 638 Main St., Castleton, VT 05735

     castletonfreelibrary@gmail.com

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Jan Jones:   Library director/children’s services librarian

Mary Kearns:  Adult services librarian/tech watchdog

 

Quick news:

Ukulele Singalong on the front lawn (Rutland Area Hummin’ Strummin’ Singalong Ukulele Band) – Friday June 21st at 6 pm – Free

Reading Frederick Douglass – Wed. July 3rd at 6:30 pm

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 Join us as we read together the fiery July 5, 1852 speech in which the great abolitionist orator Frederick Douglass took   exception to being asked to commemorate the signing of the Declaration of Independence. This is a participatory event. Community members are invited to witness and/or join in the reading. Copies of the speech will be provided.

 

 

 

 

 

Next Trustee Meeting: Mon. 8/26 at 6:00 (no meeting in July)

Check out our collection of passes to Vermont attractions. Many are open all year!

We are very happy to make deliveries to your vehicle or house if you have a problem getting into the building at any time. Call 468-5574. Thank you.

Access our free online services below:

First-time users – go to our “Services” tab for more info and instructions on setting up your account.


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RBDigital link for downloadable audio and e-books

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