Welcome to our library!

Cash & Kindle Raffle!  Purchase your chance to win $350, $100, or one of two new Kindles with a $10 raffle ticket.  Help support our library’s services — and enter to win an awesome prize!  Tickets available at the Groton Library & Groton Town Hall until Sept. 3 drawing.

“Sky Blue Boys” Concert — Banjo Dan & Willy Lindler.  Sat., Sept. 3 at 5:30pm.  Bring a chair to Groton’s Veterans Memorial Park (gazebo on rte 302) to enjoy family-friendly songs from the band’s new CD, “The Sleeping Sentinel,” along with old favorites.  Chicken barbecue & pie available for purchase starting at 5pm.  Free music sponsored by Groton Library, Groton Historical Society & Groton Recreation Committee.

2016 Summer Parks Passes Now Available!  Call, email or come by the library to borrow free & reduced entrance passes to VT State Parks, Historic Sites & the Echo Center.  Open to all library card-holders.  grotonlibraryvt@gmail.com, 802-584-3358.

Book Discussion: “All the Light We Cannot See.”  Mon., Aug. 22 at 7pm.  Join us for a lively discussion of the New York Times bestseller “All the Light We Cannot See,” written by Pulitzer Prize winner Anthony Doerr.  Copies available at the library.

Crafts & Conversation.   Every Wednesday from 1-3pm.  Stop by the library for some crafty tips, and perhaps share some of your own.  Bring a project to work on or just enjoy some good company!

Free Car Service!  Now you can work with ease on your vehicle referencing ChiltonLibrary on your mobile phone or tablet.  This is a FREE service to all of our cardholders through our library’s subscription to Vermont Online Library.  ChiltonLibrary provides information for step-by-step service & repair procedures. For more information, call, email or stop by the library.

Free Online Courses in Finance, DIY Projects, Cooking, Foreign Languages & More: Available to all patrons through our library’s membership to “Universal Class.”  Call or stop by the library for more information.

Did you know that all Groton Library cardholders can log in to see their accounts online from any computer?  See what items you have checked out, renew those that you’d like to keep longer, or place a “hold” on the most popular new-release titles.  Go to grotonlibrary.kohavt.org.  Your “login” is your full barcode, starting with “2vtk+”  Your password is your last name, starting with a capital letter.  (You can change your password if you like after logging in.)

Interested in helping to check in & out books at the library?  We are looking for folks who can come help out at the front desk during our open hours twice a month.

All of our programs are free and open to residents of all towns.  Find us on Facebook (Groton Free Public Library) or contact Anne: grotonlibraryvt@gmail.com, 802.584.3358. Open M (2:30-7) W (10-4) F (2:30-7) Sat (10-12).  Online catalog: grotonlibrary.kohavt.org. Open Hours:  Mon 2:30-7pm, Wed 10am-4pm, Fri 2:30-7pm, Sat 10am-12pm.

Interested in donating?  We are looking for donations of small bookshelves.