Our programs are focused to various ages from infants to adults. Literature, music, arts. You can probably find something that interests you here.
The Deborah Rawson Memorial Library is collecting eclipse glasses! We will be sending them to the Vermont Astronomical Society to donate to the Astronomers Without Borders who in turn will be donating them to schools in South America for their total eclipse in 2019.
Drop them off at the library in the box by our bulletin board. We will only be accepting the Certified ISO 12312-2:2015 glasses.
Library Clerk, part-time
Library Clerk to work at the circulation desk for 10 hours / week, 11.00 an hour
Sundays 1-4 (Sept to May) Tuesdays 12-3 (May to Sept.)
We are looking for a public library enthusiast who enjoys working with people of all ages, is detail oriented, and likes a variety of tasks. Great customer service and computer skills required.
Please send a letter of interest and brief resume to;
Deborah Rawson Memorial Library
8 River Road
Jericho, VT 05465
Applications will be taken until September 20, 2017.
Local artists exhibit their work in the library on a monthly rotating basis. If you are interested in exhibiting your work, call the library at 899-4962. A lockable display case is available, as well as wall space for hanging photos, paintings, etc.
The art in September is shared with us by Mary Hill. Please stop in to enjoy her work displayed around the library.
Two for the price of one bid! The silent auction item for September is a $25.00 gift certificate to the Jericho Café and Tavern and in addition to the certificate, Sven, one of our newest board members, has volunteered to help the highest bidder pick apples for 2 hours. Bidding starts on Friday, September 1st at 10:00 a.m. and closes on September 30th at 2:00 p.m.
Please be sure to visit our wonderful gardens behind the library! The library is an approved UVM Extension Master Gardener’s site. A fabulous group of volunteers plant and take care of all the library gardens. These include a butterfly garden that uses native plants, a Shakespeare garden, a Beatrix Potter garden and vegetable gardens that provide fresh vegetables to the local food shelf and Jeri Hill Apartments.
Music series – A music concert is held once a month on the first Sunday of the months of October, November, January, February, March, and April. Program time is 2 pm. See our calendar for specific details. We are looking for performers please fill out this form and send to the library.
Please share your feedback on this year’s Summer Reading Program by filling out this very short survey. Thank you!
Did you miss the dramatic reading of October’s “It Can’t Happen Here,” a public reading of Sinclair Lewis’ play held at the Deborah Rawson Memorial Library? Thanks to Mount Mansfield Community TV (MMCTV), you can watch it here: https://vimeo.com/189245469