The booksale is now open !
A small selection of books is also available on the Main Floor.
HOURS : Wed.-Thurs.-Friday 12:30-5 Saturday 9-2
Check the Children’s Program calendars to preview weekly Summer programming.
We appreciate each and every donation and all of your kind words. You may mail in your donations or… Donate online… We want to make it as easy and quick as we can for you to donate during your busy day to day schedule!
The Bixby Library has a pass to the Birds of Vermont Museum in Huntington, Vermont from May 1st to October 31, 2014. Free admission for one immediate family. Use of the Library Family Pass is limited to once per season, per immediate family and is not valid for special events. Two day checkout and must be returned by closing time on the second day.
The ECHO at Leahy Center for Lake Champlain Library Pass is available now through March 31, 2015 to all our registered patrons. The pass admits up to 2 adults and 3 youth for $4.00 each. This may not apply to all exhibits.
The Lake Champlain Maritime Museum pass allows one immediate family free entrance between May 31, 2014 and October 12, 2014. This complimentary pass was given to the library by the Lake Champlain Maritime Museum for use by our registered patrons.
The Bixby Library in partnership with the Rokeby Museum offers a reduced admission pass for $ 4.00 per person for a party of 4 and is available through August, 2014. Rokeby Museum also offers free admission to the public on Tuesday afternoons from 1 pm to 5 pm. Thank you to the Ferrisburgh Historical Society for their generosity.
Shelburne Farms has donated two Passes to the Bixby which will expire in April, 2015. Each pass is available to our registered patrons. The pass entitles two adults and their children (under 18) living in one household to free admission to the Walking Trails and Children’s Farmyard. Thank you to Shelburne Farms for donating these passes to the Bixby.
Our circulating Shelburne Museum pass, is available from May 10, 2014 through April 30, 2015 to registered patrons to be checked out. The pass admission is free for 2 adults and up to 4 children under 18. We wish to thank the Ferrisburgh Historical Society for providing this pass to the Bixby.
The Vermont Historic Sites Pass provides our registered patrons entry to the Vermont Historic Sites for one family of groups up to 8 people. Check out the website http://historicsites.vermont.gov/ to find information on these locations: Bennington Monument, President Calvin Coolidge, President Chester Arthur and others. This pass expires when the sites close for the 2014 season.
Vermont History Museum & Heritage Galleries
This complimentary library pass is good for admission to the Vermont History Museum located in Montpelier, Vermont.
The Vermont State Parks Day Use Area pass is available to our patrons. The one day pass offers free entry for a vehicle of up to 8 people from May 1 to October 31, 2014 from 10 a.m. until sunset.
All passes are in the name of the library and available for our registered patrons to borrow and return within a specified time. Call 877-2211 for more information or to reserve one of the passes.
The Bixby Library is a member of the Green Mountain Library consortium. Our patrons are invited to download Audio books and eBooks from the link below at no cost.
Before you begin: 1) You must be a registered Bixby patron, 2) Use your new plastic library card’s barcode number.
To checkout and download you need…
Front Porch Forum is a free community-building service. Your neighborhood’s forum is only open to the people who live there. It’s all about helping neighbors connect. It’s fun! Join today, what are you waiting for?
Vergennes, and Ferrisburgh are two of 70+ towns/ cities across Vermont offering connection to Front Porch Forum. The Bixby Library was selected as one of the e-Vermont grant recipients in 2011. Front Porch forum is one of the digital ways our community can keep informed and connected neighbor to neighbor.
Vermont Online Library can be used to search for magazine articles and other information, some of which is in full text. This resource, published by InfoTrac, may be used while in the library or by library patrons at home by entering their Bixby Library Patron card number. There are databases for adults, teens, children, business people, and those searching for medical information. Some of the magazines available in full text are Time, Newsweek, Consumer Reports and Glamour just to name a few! This database is available to our registered patrons: http://www.galesites.com/menu/vol_v58
Please check the information in your patron packet or call the library for the password.
Vermont Online is made available due to our eVermont Grant.
Heritage Quest Online is a free History and Genealogy for our patrons.
Please check the information in your patron packets or call the library 877-2211 to ask for the password.Proudly powered by WordPress