Posts filed under ‘children’

Nature Exploration

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September 19, 2017 at 8:06 am Leave a comment

NEW Children’s Books

Little Women Louise May Alcott
Welcome to Mars: making a home on the red… Buzz Aldrin
Dusty Flies High Susan Amerikaner
Tomies Baa Baa Black Sheep… Tomie DePaola
Fable Comics Chris Duffy
Calling All Master Builders! David Fentiman
The Night World Mordicai Gerstein
Wait, Hoho, Wait! Alison Inches
How to Swallow a Pig Steve Jenkins
A Porcupine Named Fluffy Helen Lester
Butterfly Park Elly Mackay
Trucks! Wil Mara
Polar Bears Laura Marsh
I Spy a School Bus Jean Marzollo
Windmill Dragons: a Leah and Alan Adventure David Nytra
All Aboard! Lego City Adventures Sonia Sander

September 30, 2015 at 3:30 pm Leave a comment

Come and Read to Dakota

Saturday April 10


Saturday April 24

10   AM

Come and Read to Dakota, the Library Dog.  Dakota is an English Mastiff and a certified Vermont Therapy Dog.  She will be at the library, hoping that you will come in and read to her this Saturday.  Do you think she knows Clifford, the Big Red Dog?

Dakota at Library

February 15, 2010 at 12:49 pm Leave a comment

Award Nominees

New Dorothy Canfield Fisher

This is a children’s choice award. Out of 30 possibilities, students who have read at least 5 can vote for their favorite. The most popular book wins the award.

The Other Side of the Island by  Allegra Goodman

Into the Dark by  Peter Abrahams

Stolen by Vivian Velde

The Rat Trap by  Michael Daley

Diamond Willow by Helen Frost

The Hunger Games by  Suzanne Collins

New Green Mountain Books

This also is a Reader Choice Award for students in grades 9 – 12.

Sold by Patricia Mccormick

Peak  by Roland Smith

Men of Salt by Michael Benanav            

September 9, 2009 at 6:31 pm Leave a comment

Our Next Special Guest….

“Jon Gailmor” JPG

July 15, 2009 at 1:41 pm Leave a comment

Next Special Guest….

Children Gather Round JPEG

July 8, 2009 at 2:12 pm Leave a comment

Summer Program Kick Off Event

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June 21, 2009 at 9:46 am Leave a comment

Be Creative @ Your Library

Complete schedule of events at

Arvin A. Brown Library

this summer


Monday July 20

9 – 11am: Dance & Movement Week  Arvin A. Brown Library presents new stories & crafts every day this week  at the Richford Summer Day Camp



June 11, 2009 at 10:22 pm Leave a comment

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Vermont Online Library

The Vermont Online Library gives you access to genealogical information records in HeritageQuest Database, Wilson Database has biographical information and the Gale consists of many databases covering a wide range of topics; some of the most popular are the Health and Wellness module and the newspaper and magazine article module. This is also a great resource for students.

Downloadable Audiobooks

Arvin A Brown Library, as part of ListenUp!Vermont, is pleased to now offer downloadable audiobooks from our website. There are hundreds titles available! You will need your Arvin A Brown Library card number to download an audiobook. Click on the icon below to get to the download site.

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