Events

Sat
Apr
29

Stash Buster Craft Sale

9am - 12 noon

Library closed for Stash Buster Craft Sale. Love crafting? This is the event for you! Our Stash Buster Sale is for all the fiber arts, including quilting, knitting, sewing, crochet, embroidery, spinning, you name it! Your neighbors have donated unused material from their stashes and we will sell it at bargain prices! Quality materials are specially priced, and our popular Fill-a-Bag tables return. Coffee Café and Bake Sale. See you there! Donations Please! Clear out your stash for a fresh new year—donate those materials not being used. Our sale focuses on fabric, yarn, notions, sewing materials, and tools. Due to limited space, we can’t take books, magazines, patterns, or other craft items. To give us time to sort: Please drop off donations at the library between February 1 and April 15. Thank you for your help & support!

Sat
May
06

Library Garden workshop

9am - 10am

Hope you can make it to the library Saturday morning May 6 from 9 to 10am. We will work on the library garden beds and identifying what we have. Bring tools/gloves, children/friends, cameras, ideas... "Many hands make light work."

Mon
May
08

Movie: Jack Reacher

7pm

Ex-military investigator Jack Reacher is called in by James Barr, a man accused of a lethal sniper attack that leaves five people dead, and teams up with a young defense attorney to find an unseen enemy who is manipulating events. 2012, PG-13. Donations to cover the licensing fee gratefully accepted.

Thu
May
11

Eastern Medicine: Practical Methods for Self Care

7pm

Tobey Williamson of Good Hearth Eastern Medical Arts will present Acupuncture and Eastern Medicine from a Western Perspective. We will discuss some simple and effective methods for staying healthy during cold and flu season, including some basic nutritional guidelines. The final portion of the gathering will include a demonstration of and an introduction to Sotai Ho movement therapy, which anyone can use to reduce their aches and pains.

Sat
May
13

Comic Book Day

10am - 11:30

Comic Book Day Saturday, May 13, 10-11:30am Celebrate the magic of comics and graphic novels and make your own! Pick up a free comic book courtesy of Free Comic Book Day, an event which promotes comics and local comic shops across the country. Comics foster literacy, imagination, and creativity. Learn about drawing characters, telling a story with pictures, and writing dialogue. All ages!

Tue
May
16

Tech Tuesday

6pm - 8pm

Open hours with our tech experts. Bring questions and learn new skills. New tech from the holidays? Don’t forget your devices for hands-on learning, or use ours to learn general skills. Did you know you can use MARVEL databases to access Ancestry Library Edition, academic, magazine, and newspaper articles, and more? Or borrow downloadable audiobooks and ebooks from the library? Trouble using the services on your Kindle, iPad or mp3 player? Tech Tuesdays are a perfect time to come learn how!

Thu
May
18

Movie: Loving

7pm

The dramatized story of Richard and Mildred Loving, an interracial couple in Virginia who married in 1958 at a time when interracial marriage was not only considered to be immoral but was also illegal. The two are arrested, and they decide to take their case all the way to the U.S. Supreme Court in order to fight for their love. 2016, PG-13. Donations to cover the licensing fee gratefully accepted.

Mon
May
22

Moonstruck movie

1pm

An "unlucky in love" Italian-American widow just weeks away from her wedding falls for her fiance's younger brother. 1987, PG. Donations to cover the licensing fee gratefully accepted.

Thu
May
25

Perennials to Know and Grow

7pm

Perennials to Know and Grow - Plant Series Thursday, May 25, 7pm Easy and florifierous plants for the garden: where to plan and how they grow. Talk by Dennis Milliken of Green Thumb and Merryspring, who has worked in horticulture for 51 years.

Sat
May
27

Closed for Memorial Day

The library will be closed for the Memorial Day weekend holiday. We will be open again as usual on Tuesday.

Sat
Jun
03

Plant Sale

8am - 1pm

Our ever popular annual sale of freshly potted, hardy, local plants, especially perennials. The sale offers hundreds of high-quality perennials, herbs, vegetable seedlings and shrubs. This annual event is one of the latest plant sales in the area each spring and is an excellent opportunity to stock up on well-adapted and reasonably-priced plants for the garden. Experienced gardeners will be on hand to offer advice and help with plant selection. As always, the plant sale is complimented by our famous Bake Sale, featuring delicious treats prepared by Vose Library volunteers. All proceeds benefit the Library. For further information or to donate additional plants for the sale, call the library at 785-4733. Rain or shine!