Moore Free Library Events

September 2019

Thursday September 12
6:00 – 7:00 PM
Vermont 2-1-1 Presentation. Join Stacy Garcia De Alba from United Way of Windham County as she discusses the VT 2-1-1 program, which is a free referral line for community members. Refreshments will be served.
Saturday September 14
Noon to 1:00 PM
Water Connections – Author Talk. Join Jim Rousmaniere, former editor of the Keene Sentinel, discuss his new book, “Water Connections” about fresh water in New England. Hydropower, reservoirs, mill history and clean drinking water are all considered in this book.
September 14
3:30 – 5:00 PM
Childcare provided.
Potluck dinner to follow.
Nuts & Bolts of State & Local Government Workshop. This monthly series will help explain how your local and state government work and who does what. Each workshop will focus on a different aspect of state or local government. Free childcare will be provided, and each discussion will be followed by a potluck dinner. 
In September, Join former State Representative John Moran, Commons Reporter Olga Peters, and VT Press Association Executive Director Mike Donoghue to learn more about state, regional, and local government: who does what, how do you know what they’re doing, and who should you talk to when you have an idea or issue, including the importance of the Open Meeting Law and public records.
Saturday September 14
4:00 – 6:00 PM
Art Opening. Nancy Calicchio with her latest work focused on our Vermont landscape and its seasonal transformations.  Included within this collection is a series of small paintings done in the spring of 2019 that embrace on-coming spring in studies that focus on color and form.
Wednesday September 18 
12:00 – 1:00 PM
Friends of Moore Free Library monthly meeting. The Friends are an all-volunteer group that raises money and takes on special projects for the library (such as the annual book sale, the June tag sale, and painting the children’s room). No financial donation required to join. All are welcome at the monthly meeting.
September 21
Visit with State Rep. Emily Long.  Chat with Rep. Long about what’s on your mind and learn about what the VT legislature is doing, has done, and plans to do. All voters in Windham-5 are welcome (Marlboro, Townshend, Newfane).
Saturday September 21
6:00 – 8:00 PM
Film Screening & Discussion. Join film-maker Mike Leonard as he discusses his journey to visit all 251 towns in Vermont as a member of the 251 Club. His film “One Town at a Time” was released in 2019 and has been entered in many festivals. 
Sept. 12 & 26
10:30-11:15 AM
Children’s Story Time. Join us for themed stories, songs, & crafts. Geared towards age 0-5, siblings and older kids are welcome. Great way to meet other parents of young children.
Every Friday 
Art Group in the Crowell Gallery.. Self-guided group. All mediums and levels of art experience welcome. Please contact Alice Freeman ( or 365-7542 before attending)