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Happy Birthday, Mr. Bixby!

Happy Birthday, Mr. Bixby!

The Vergennes Historical Society is celebrating William Bixby’s  birthday with a photo display on the mantel underneath Bixby’s portrait in the library’s Community Room.  The Historical Society has been transcribing some of Mr. Bixby’s journals as a community project and the originals are housed in the Bixby Library historical documents room.


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Join us tomorrow morning for Rutland HS Summer Encore Theater’s presentation of an original play in our Community Room! 10:30AM Thespians from..

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Timeline Photos

“Sunshine” the Bumblebee Ball Python from 802 Reptiles visiting with Miss Rachel at the Bixby.

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Timeline Photos

Here are some old, favorite characters returning to us in a new book: Richard Russo brings us back to North Bath, NY, with “Everybody’s Fool”..

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Online Resources

Audiobooks & eBooks

Vermont Online Library
Business, Careers, Chilton Manuals, Genealogy, Health, Languages, Online Classes

Booksale Hours

held in the Otter Creek Room

Humongous Book Sale July 20-Aug.6

Open :   

July 20,  22,  25,  26,  27,  29, Aug. 1,  2,  3,  5    Open: 2pm-4:30pm

July 21, 28, Aug. 4   Open: 2pm-6:30pm

July 23, 30     Open: 9am – 1:45pm

July 24 and 31   Open: 11am – 4:00pm

August 6       Open: 10am  – 1:45pm


Museum and Park Passes

Explore the area  with passes to Vermont State Parks, state historic sites and numerous local museums. Passes can be checked out for 24 hours using your Bixby Library card.


Elder Education Enrichment
Shelburne Museum
Vermont History Museum

Shelburne Farms

Birds of Vermont
Lake Champlain Maritime Museum

Rokeby Museum

Vermont Historic Sites
Vermont State Parks