The Bixby will be closed Thursday 11/23 and Friday 11/24 in observance of the Thanksgiving Holiday. We wish a joyful and gracious holiday for you and your family.
Holiday Baskets for the Holiday Stroll
The Friends of Bixby Library recently put together a huge variety of beautiful gift baskets for this year’s silent auction. Baskets include handmade items by local artisans, gifts for kids, books, wine, pet supplies, jewelry and much more. There are also lots of gift certificates from local restaurants and merchants. Come in and place your bid—all proceeds go to the Friends of Bixby Library and the library programs they support. Bids close at the Holiday Stroll on December 2.
Saturday, December 2
Events are occurring at the Bixby and all over Vergennes for this year’s Holiday Stroll.
Bixby’s events include:
10:30-10:45 Santa Visits the Bixby and reads T’was the Night Before Christmas to families.
11 -11:45 Jon Gailmor will play and entertain young and old.
11am- 1pm Local Authors, including Vermont Wild author Megan Price will be selling their books.
1- 1:30pm Maiden Vermont will serenade those gathered in the lobby.
Sweet treats will be available as…
Friday, December 1 at 6:30pm
Bixby’s December Friday Night Movie will be Kong: Skull Island, rated PG-13. A team of scientists explore an uncharted island in the Pacific, venturing into the domain of the mighty Kong, and must fight to escape a primal Eden. As always we will supply the popcorn.
“Walking with Miss Millie” by Tamara Bundy
Alice is angry at having to move to Rainbow, Georgia—a too small, too hot, dried-up place she’s sure will never feel like home. Then she gets put in charge of walking her elderly neighbor’s dog. But Clarence won’t budge without Miss Millie, so Alice and Miss Millie walk him together.
Strolling with Clarence and Miss Millie quickly becomes the highlight of Alice’s day and opens her eyes to all sorts of new things to marvel over. Tamara Bundy’s beau…
David Lagercrantz’s second Lisbeth Salander novel is The Girl Who Takes an Eye for an Eye and it successfully stays true to Larsson’s original framework as Salander is dangerous, meticulous, and secretive. The multiplying plot and fast pace will keep you on the edge of your seat.
Alice McDermott’s The Ninth Hour is one of her most exquisite as she again returns to Brooklyn and a meticulously crafted Irish American…
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