News & Press

Building the library of the future: Range of programs builds community

April 29, 2022

Addison Independent Dana Hart Middlebury’s Ilsley Library offers so many programs it can be difficult to know where to start when describing…

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Ilsley in the Press: Ilsley and Otter Creek Child Center eye federal funds

March 30, 2022

Addison Independent March 24, 2022 By John Flowers MIDDLEBURY — Proponents of two major building proposals in downtown Middlebury are hoping to…

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Opinion: Books on Sticks benefit us all

March 14, 2022

Addison Independent March 10, 2022 by Julie Berg Throughout the seasons, I often look out my kitchen window and see neighbors wandering…

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Building the library of the future: Libraries bring life to stories, public spaces

March 14, 2022

Addison Independent March 10, 2022 By Dana Hart Just about everyone knows that the library offers programs; in fact, after “books,” I…

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Ilsley Releases Year-End Impact Report

January 27, 2022

At the end of every year, the library submits a comprehensive statistical report to the Vermont Department of Libraries and a detailed…

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Ilsley in the Press: Ilsley leaders hoping boiler will hold on

January 27, 2022

Addison Independent January 20, 2022 By John Flowers MIDDLEBURY — Ilsley Public Library officials are withdrawing their request for a new heating,…

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Opinion: Ilsley welcomed me for co-working

January 4, 2022

Opinion: Ilsley welcomed me for co-working By Steve Gross Addison Independent December 30, 2021 Anyone who writes a good deal knows that…

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Building the library of the future: Libraries can be good co-working spaces

January 4, 2022

Libraries can be good co-working spaces By Dana Hart Addison Independent December 30, 2021 With the library reopened, many people have been…

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Ilsley Receives Climate Catalysts Innovation Fund Grant

December 15, 2021

Ilsley Public Library was awarded a $2,000 from the Climate Catalysts Innovation Fund. This grant, awarded by the Vermont Council on Rural…

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Ilsley in the Press: Ilsley advocates resume effort to repair library

October 21, 2021

Ilsley advocates resume effort to repair library By John Flowers Addison Independent October 21, 2021 Middlebury officials have agreed to jumpstart a…

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