Moore Free Library Events

June 2019

Thursday, June 6
5:00 – 7:00 PM

Opening Reception for Myles Dannaher Exhibit at the Crowell Gallery. “New England/New Mexico Landscapes”. Myles Danaher’s landscapes portray his familiarity of his native New England forests and hills and are contrasted with his fascination of the southwest desert in his mixed media show running through June.

Thursday, June 13
1:30 – 2:30 PM

“Beware of Scammers!” presentation by Community of VT Elders (COVE) . Learn how to spot and foil scammers online, in person, on the phone, and in your mailbox.

Thursday, June 13
5:30 – 7:00 PM

Fred Homer and Richard Foye give a wide-ranging talk about birds ~ recognizing bird calls, bird rehabilitation, and other things bird-related. The talk will include a trip outside the library doors to hear the birdsong in the evening air.

Saturday, June 15
11:00 AM – 12:30 PM

Representative Emily Long’s monthly open door visit. 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.

Wednesday, June 19
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.

Saturday, June 22
11:00 AM – noon

Lynn Levine knows a lot about ferns and she will present information on identifying ferny friends using information found in her newly published book, “Identifying Ferns the Easy Way: A Pocket Guide to Ferns of the Northeast”, illustrated by Briony Morrow-Cribbs (and for sale by the author at the event).

Sunday, June 23
5:30 PM – late

Vermont History Trivia Night at the Four Columns. Come solo or with a team — all questions are about the great state of Vermont. Grand prize is a $100 gift certificate to the Four Columns. Suggested donation of $5 per person will be split between Moore Free Library and Historical Society of Windham County.

Saturday, June 29
8:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Friends of Moore Library Community Tag Sale on the Common. Rent a space for $20 (keep your proceeds and take away what doesn’t sell), or come with a bag and shop til you drop. Contact Julie Lavorgna to book your space (802-365-7278 or

Sunday, June 30
1:00 – 3:00 PM

Opening Reception for Simi Berman Exhibit at Crowell Gallery. Contemporary painting and collages by Southern Vermont/New York artist Simi Berman. Her show will be on display throughout the month of July.

Every Friday
9:30 AM – 12:00 PM

Art Group in the Crowell Gallery. Will not meet on June 7th or June 21st. Self-guided group. All mediums and levels of art experience welcome. Please contact Alice Freeman ( or 365-7542 before attending)

Every five weeks (or so) on a Friday
12:00 – 1:00 PM

Book Group discusses works of fiction chosen by the group in advance. Next meeting is in July. Contact Deb Barry ( for more information.

Stay tuned for July when “Death Comes to the Library” – a month-long series of programs on death and dying

Moore Free Library, 23 West Street, Newfane, VT
(802) 365-7948