Fall 2021 youth programs start in October. Check out our Events Calendar for an up-to-date listing of appointment times and programs.

The library is open for browsing and self-service pick-up on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays 9am-6:30pm, Wednesdays and Fridays 9am-8pm, and Saturdays 9am-5pm. Masks are still required and seating is limited.

Materials (books, dvds, etc.) may be requested for self-service pick-up iby placing a hold in the library catalog, calling us at (802) 878-6956, or emailing us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Digital audiobook and ebooks are also available for download at Listen Up Vermont.

Ongoing Events

Please note, these programs fall under our regular schedule, which runs October through mid-May and follows the school schedule. See our Event Calendar for up-to-date information and a full listing of events.


Library Elementary Event Planners (LEEP)*

Register to become part of our LEEP volunteer team.  Every month, registered LEEPers will get an email about opportunities help at Brownell Library or in the broader community.  Activities may be kit based or in person.

Recommended for for middle school aged students in grades 6-8

Teen Maker Kit*

Teen maker kits are DIY projects appropriate for grades 6-12.

Available the fourth Monday of each month while supplies last

See the project description in our Event Calendar

Golden Dome Book Group*

Participants read and discuss this year’s nominees.

For fourth through eighth grade. Please register to participate in this book group.

Third Tuesday of the month, 1:30-2:30pm

October through March


*Programming from mid-May through September may vary.  Please check our Event Calendar for the most up to date information. 


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