July 7, 4-6pm, Artist Reception — Home Grown Furniture features the woodworking of Peacham residents Tim McKay and Jeff Scott. All of the wood they use is grown and harvested on East Hill.
July 8 – 12, 9:30am – 11:am, Summer Reading “Day Camp” – Dig into gardens, caves, archeology and geology. Sign up required; children 5 and under must come with a parent.
July 8, 5:30pm, Henry Homeyer Author Program For the Young and Young at Heart — Henry Homeyer will talk about the writing process and read from his children’s book Wobar and the Quest for the Magic Calumet. Suitable for children and their parents. Followed by dessert in the garden.
July 8, 7:00pm, Peacham Library Annual Meeting – The 203rd annual meeting! The meeting will be preceded by an author program for children and adults (see above) and dessert in the garden. After the meeting gardener Henry Homeyer will kick off the Summer Series “Dig Into Gardening” with a talk on “How to Eat from the Garden All Year.”
July 12, 10am-noon, Coffee Hour — join us for a cup of coffee or tea, a sweet or two and good conversation. Suitable for all ages!
July 15, 9:00am, Kids’ French Club – French fun, stories, games, music and food—for everyone!
July 15, 5:15 pm, Friends of Peacham Library Meeting – Planning future events including ice cream sales at PAMFest.
July 16, 1:15 pm, Tuesday Theatre – JR Tolkien’s book The Hobbit (or at least the first third or so, as this is the first movie in a trilogy) comes to life in this 2012 movie.
July 16, 7:00 pm, Readers’ Delight discussing Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close by Jonathan Safran Foer. Contact the library if you would like to borrow a copy.
July 18, 7:00pm, Summer Series – Dave Jacobs, landscape architect, speaking on The Design and Building of Fine Landscapes.
July 19, 10am-noon, Coffee Hour – join us for a cup of coffee or tea, a sweet or two and good conversation. Suitable for all ages!
July 22, 6:30pm, Peacham Knitters – Bring your knitting or other handwork for an evening of creativity and chatting. New knitters are welcome to come for help and encouragement.
July 25, 7:00pm, Summer Series – Todd Parlo, Orchardist, Walden Heights Nursery and Orchard, speaking on Growing Organic Fruit in the Northeast Kingdom
July 26, 9:00 am, Story Time with a French Twist– stories, crafts and activities for the young and their parents.
July 27, 10am, Maker Space – Make Squishy Circuits to light up the world using a battery, dough and an LED. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.