January 6 at 7 pm: Art historian Carol Berry considers the experiences, painters, and authors that influenced Van Gogh’s work and his influence on twentieth century artists. Underwriter: Merchants Bank.
December 7 at 7 pm: One of the four-part Vermont Humanities Council reading and discussion series, Masters of the Short Story, with Dr. Richard Wizansky, A VHC scholar.
The Friends of Brooks Memorial Library will host their annual Holiday Book Sale in the Library on Friday, Dec. 4 from 10AM to 6PM and Sat., Dec. 5 from 10AM to 5PM.
Gift quality books and gently used fiction, non-fiction, children’s books and CDs will be on sale. There is a selection of holiday theme books and like-new children’s books. Non-fiction titles include art, cooking and gardening, history, music, sports and many more subjects. On Saturday, between 11AM and 1PM, the Friends will provide free gift-wrapping for books purchased at the sale and intended as gifts.
All proceeds from the sale go to the Brooks Memorial Library.