Young Writer’s Group

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, February 16, 17, 18 and 19 at 1:30pm.  We will gather in the Community Meeting Room.

Children will get a chance to talk about writing and illustrating stories with local authors Cotey Gallagher, Marcia Wells, Ashley Wolff, and Phoebe Stone. Participants will work on writing and illustrating a story for submission to the PBS Kids Writers Contest. Participants who still need time to complete their stories are welcome to come back to the library on Mondays after school until the contest deadline on March 18th.

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To Be Or Not To Be Stop Motion – Advanced Stop Motion Camp

Join us as we reimagine Shakespeare’s works into stop-motion animation. Forget men playing women – how about Yoda playing Romeo? Harry Potter as MacBeth? Let your imagination run wild! PREREQUISITE: Participation in a previous Stop-Motion Animation Camp. Tuesday, February 16th – Friday, February 19th 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Special Showing of Participant Movies Friday, […] READ MORE

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Youth Media Lab

Every Tuesday after school, we put our movie-making hats on.  We make animations, comedies, thrillers, and even action sports videos!  If you haven’t heard about our award-winning media program, stop in to check it out, or watch some of our videos on Ilsley YouthTV. READ MORE

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The Zone

The Zone is our after-school program.  We offer programs and supervision on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 3:30-5:00 in the Community Meeting Room.  Tuesdays are for Youth Media Lab, Wednesdays are a grab-bag of activities like games, crafts or book groups, and Fridays are our ever-popular wii gaming days. READ MORE

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Pre-school Storytime

Pre-school storytime is on Fridays at 10:30. READ MORE

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Baby Storytime

Storytime for babies is at 10:30 on Tuesdays. READ MORE

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East Middlebury Storytime

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Tuesdays10:30-11:00 am

Mrs. Rogers continues to delight children and their caregivers during this weekly showcase of stories and songs. READ MORE

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Interested in one of our programs which need registration? Sign up here!

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Book Blurbs by Ilsley Kids

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What makes reading even more fun?  Sharing your favorites with friends!  Check out the incredible book blurbs that local kids have submitted.  Do you have a favorite book?  Share your book reviews here. READ MORE

Homework Help

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Looking for help with your homework?  Check out the fabulous resources available through Ilsley Public Library.  You can find a magazine article, search old newspapers, learn a language and more using our library’s subscription databases. READ MORE

Resources for Parents

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Ilsley Public Library provides parents with tools to help grow happy, healthy kids.  Check out our parenting collection for everything from baby names to brain development. READ MORE

Minibury

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Check out Minibury, a great local resource for finding family fun in the Middlebury area. READ MORE

Imagination Library

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Addison County Readers coordinates this literacy program founded by Dolly Parton to foster a love of reading among preschoolers and families. READ MORE