Summer Reading Finale

Saturday, August 23 at 2pm. Finish the summer with a bang! Special visit from Union Fire and Ambulance vehicles and crew (emergencies permitting). Get to know your local folks who are here to help, and learn about their vehicles and equipment. Summer reading prizes and activities. Bicycle drawings at 3pm–remember to turn in your summer reading log early to get your chances in! 100 pages read = one chance to win one of 6 bicycles with helmets, sponsored by the Union Masons.

Kitchen Broom Making Class

Monday, August 18th at 6:30pm, Karen Koch will give a teach participants how to make a kitchen broom. Karen learned traditional Appalachian-style broom making at the Augusta Heritage Center at Davis Elkins College in Elkins, West Virginia from Carlson Tuttle. Limited to 6 participants–please call 785-4733 to register. $15 materials fee benefits the library.

Tech Workshop

Thursday, August 7 at 2pm. Bring your questions and your devices and go hands-on with ebooks, Facebook, etc. Topics chosen by participants.

New Bench

We have a lovely new bench thanks to donor Dorothea Schmitt. We hope you enjoy sitting outside and taking in the scenery.

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Dorothea Schmitt with Paul Gaudreau and Sue McClintock on the new bench. Standing are Heather Bilodeau, Joyce Grotton, Howard Butler, David Poulin, Bruce Cobb, Jan Cramer and Alison Metcalfe.

Whisk Broom Making Class

Monday, July 21 at 6:30pm Karen Koch will give a teach participants how to make a whisk broom. Karen learned traditional Appalachian-style broom making at the Augusta Heritage Center at Davis Elkins College in Elkins, West Virginia from Carlson Tuttle. Limited to 6 participants–please call 785-4733 to register. $15 materials fee benefits the library.

Golden Opportunity Golf

This Founders Day Weekend, Saturday and Sunday, 9am-4pm is your chance to play the beautiful members-only course at the Union Country Club! Green fees are just $15 per person and will be donated to Vose Library.  Union Country Club is a par 3 course with nine holes. Although the course is not long, you will find it suitably challenging. The Club is a pleasant place to play among friendly people.