For All Ages
Lyric Theatre ‘Mary Poppins’ Event
Saturday, Feb. 13, 12:30-2 p.m. A Lyric Theatre representative leads supercalifragilisticexpialidocious activities including “Mary Poppins” trivia, sing-along and a scavenger hunt.
Saturday, Feb. 27, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Join Travis Perry of Franklin County Gamers and learn a new tabletop game or bring one to share.
Shaving Cream Printing
Thursday, Feb. 11, 3 p.m. Create your own designs using shaving cream and watercolors. Kindergarten and up.
Spanish Musical Playgroup
Saturday, Feb. 13, 10:30 a.m. Spanish rhymes, books and songs with Constancia. For birth to age 5. Non-Spanish speakers welcome. Includes craft and snack. Sponsored by Building Bright Futures.
Crafts with Ms. Jess: CD Art
Wednesday, Feb. 17, 3:30 p.m. Transform CDs into sparkling decorations using puffy paint and other materials. Grades 3 and up. No pre-registration.
Thursday, Feb. 18, 3 p.m. A loveable misfit from another planet lands on Earth and forms an unlikely friendship with an adventurous girl. Rated PG. Snacks provided.
Make CD Felt Friends with Ms. Jess: Drop-In Craft Program
Tuesday, Feb. 23, 11 a.m.–noon. Find a new use for CDs by turning them into fuzzy felt creatures. All ages.
Thursday, Feb. 25, 2-4 p.m. Make your own Lego creations using the library’s collection. Kindergarten and up. No pre-registration.
Read to a Dog
Tuesdays, 3:30-4:30 p.m. (Except Feb. 23). Bring a book and read to one of our registered Therapy Dogs of Vermont. All ages. Call 878-4918 to pre-register for individual sessions.
Thursday, Feb. 11 and 18, 4-6 p.m. Get one-on-one technology help from a teen. 30-minute appointment recommended.
Fridays, Feb. 12 through March 11, noon-1 p.m. Support group with local specialist. Free Nicotine Replacement available to participants. Pre-registration required.
Shape & Share Life Stories
Monday, Feb. 22, 12:30-2:30 p.m. Learn to craft stories from life experiences. Led by Recille Hamrell.
Current Events Conversation
Wednesday, Feb. 17, 11a.m.-noon. An informal discussion group for current newsworthy topics.
Brown Bag Book Club
Friday, Feb. 19, 12:30-1:30 p.m. “Boston Girl” by Anita Diamant. Books available. Beverages and dessert provided.
Saturday, Feb. 20, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Try the new relaxation trend. Materials provided.
Tuesday, Feb. 23, 12:30-2 p.m. All experience levels welcome. Led by Paula A. Diaco, certified in Gateless Writing. Preregister, limited to eight writers.
Adult Basic Craft Group
Wednesday, Feb. 24, 10:30 a.m.-noon. Bring your unfinished projects to work on with others. All crafts welcome.
Wednesday, Feb. 24, 5:45 p.m. A retired businessman and widower lands an internship at a fashion website run by a young, driven woman. Rated PG-13. Snacks provided. (121 minutes).
Community Service Opportunity with Salvation Army
Wednesday, March 30, 4 –6:30 p.m. Meet on location to help serve dinner. Home-baked goodies welcome. Register by March 9.
“One Dough, Ten Breads” by Sarah Black. A beginner’s guide to homemade bread using one easy recipe to create ten classic loaves.
“Vegetarian India, a journey through the best of Indian home cooking” by Madhur Jaffrey.
New Adult Series on DVD
“Chasing Shadows,” episodes 1-4. A missing persons unit hunts serial killers.
“Downton Abbey,” season six. The final season of the series.
“Restless,” parts 1 – 2. An Emmy-nominated BBC drama features a female spy who served in the British Secret Service in the 1940s.
The Dorothy Alling Memorial Library is located at 21 Library Lane in Williston, and can be reached at 878-4918. All events are free. www.williston.lib.vt.us