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Pre-School Story Time

January 2nd

10:15 am to 11:00 amWaterbury Public Library

Join us as we travel to new places through books, puppets, and felt boards. A craft may be provided. We'll shake our sillies out with movement-based rhymes. Recommended for ages 3-6 years.

Each week we will feature a different themed Story Time, with stories and/or crafts. Join us!


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Qi Gong Flow

January 3rd

10:15 am to 10:45 amWaterbury Public Library

Health and balance through Qi Gong Flow. Sign-up or just drop in.


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Baby/Toddler Story Time

January 6th

10:15 am to 11:00 amWaterbury Public Library

Snuggle with your baby or toddler as we sing, tickle and bounce our way into a lifelong love of language. Get ready for high-energy literacy with songs, active rhymes and stories. Got the wiggles? This is the place to be. Recommended for newborns - 36 months.


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Pre-School Story Time

January 9th

10:15 am to 11:00 amWaterbury Public Library

Join us as we travel to new places through books, puppets, and felt boards. A craft may be provided. We'll shake our sillies out with movement-based rhymes. Recommended for ages 3-6 years.

Each week we will feature a different themed Story Time, with stories and/or crafts. Join us!


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Qi Gong Flow

January 10th

10:15 am to 10:45 amWaterbury Public Library

Health and balance through Qi Gong Flow. Sign-up or just drop in.


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Baby/Toddler Story Time

January 13th

10:15 am to 11:00 amWaterbury Public Library

Snuggle with your baby or toddler as we sing, tickle and bounce our way into a lifelong love of language. Get ready for high-energy literacy with songs, active rhymes and stories. Got the wiggles? This is the place to be. Recommended for newborns - 36 months.


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Money Talks: Investment Fundamentals

January 14th

05:30 pm to 06:30 pmLaunch Loft Coworking, 30 Foundry Street, Upstairs through the paisley door, Waterbury, VT 05676

Have questions about investing?
Curious about what meeting your retirement goals looks like?
What to do with a 401K when you change jobs?
Don’t know what you don’t know?

Come enjoy community, refreshments and financial education guided by your questions and feedback.

Money Talks is an open-to-the-public informative conversation series to talk everything personal finance, investing and considerat ...


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Pre-School Story Time

January 16th

10:15 am to 11:00 amWaterbury Public Library

Join us as we travel to new places through books, puppets, and felt boards. A craft may be provided. We'll shake our sillies out with movement-based rhymes. Recommended for ages 3-6 years.

Each week we will feature a different themed Story Time, with stories and/or crafts. Join us!


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Qi Gong Flow

January 17th

10:15 am to 10:45 amWaterbury Public Library

Health and balance through Qi Gong Flow. Sign-up or just drop in.


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Baby/Toddler Story Time

January 20th

10:15 am to 11:00 amWaterbury Public Library

Snuggle with your baby or toddler as we sing, tickle and bounce our way into a lifelong love of language. Get ready for high-energy literacy with songs, active rhymes and stories. Got the wiggles? This is the place to be. Recommended for newborns - 36 months.


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Race Conversations

January 21st

06:30 pm to 07:30 pmWaterbury Public Library

Last March “A History of the Concept of Race” was presented by Dr. William Edelglass at the Waterbury Public Library. Professor Edelglass commented that the group elicited the most sincere post-talk he had ever witnessed. Our group will explore the questions of race, culture, power and equity to name but a few topics.

The book by Ijeoma Oluo, “So you want to talk about race?” will serve as the text for discussion.
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Crafty Tuesdays: Decotropes

January 21st

03:15 pm to 04:15 pmWaterbury Public Library

Kids will be making items that are similar to a thuamaotrope which is a classic optical illusion toy consisting of a card with two different pictures on each side; when spun rapidly the pictures appear to combine. Since they are using a pattern rather than a picture, the optical illusion toy will have it’s own name: Decotropes. Trope is the part of the word that means turning around and Deco stands for decorative. Using a template to be ...


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Knitted Art: Upending Expectations

January 22nd

06:30 pm to 08:00 pmWaterbury Public Library

Artists have used knitting to make serious art since the first abstract wall panels of the 1960s. They pushed boundaries with monumental sculptures in the 1980s. Knitted art challenges gender stereotypes, conceptions of domesticity, and mass consumerism. See how today’s knit artists combine yarn and humor to explore people, climate change, and society in this illustrated talk by Eve Jacobs-Carnahan at the Waterbury Library on Wednesday, ...


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Wednesday Maker Series: Magnetic Science

January 22nd

03:15 pm to 04:15 pmWaterbury Public Library

Explore the invisible force of magnetism, floating rings and electromagnetic fields, with many magnets, a compass, and iron filings.
Ages 6 - 11 years.
Please call the library at 802-244-7036 to register.


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Pre-School Story Time

January 23rd

10:15 am to 11:00 amWaterbury Public Library

Join us as we travel to new places through books, puppets, and felt boards. A craft may be provided. We'll shake our sillies out with movement-based rhymes. Recommended for ages 3-6 years.

Each week we will feature a different themed Story Time, with stories and/or crafts. Join us!


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Waterbury Winterfest

January 24th

All DayVarious locations in Waterbury

Waterbury Winterfest is a 10-day family-friendly festival featuring indoor and outdoor venues with traditional and not-so-traditional events. There’s snowshoeing, skating, and skiing, as you might expect, but we also have the unexpected like a Broomball tournament, ski biathlon, and Drone Racing. Inside where it’s warm you can participate in beer trivia at one of Waterbury’s local pubs, a game show at the American Legion, or a felting w ...


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Tai Chi for Fall Prevention

January 24th

11:00 am to 12:00 pmWaterbury Public Library

Learn Tai Chi for fall prevention with Dr. Paul Lam. This class is especially suited for older adults and can be done seated or standing. 8 week commitment, with the first day being a demo day. Class size is limited to 15, so please call the library to register (244-7036).


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Qi Gong Flow

January 24th

10:15 am to 10:45 amWaterbury Public Library

Health and balance through Qi Gong Flow. Sign-up or just drop in.


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Waterbury Winterfest

January 25th

All DayVarious locations in Waterbury

Waterbury Winterfest is a 10-day family-friendly festival featuring indoor and outdoor venues with traditional and not-so-traditional events. There’s snowshoeing, skating, and skiing, as you might expect, but we also have the unexpected like a Broomball tournament, ski biathlon, and Drone Racing. Inside where it’s warm you can participate in beer trivia at one of Waterbury’s local pubs, a game show at the American Legion, or a felting w ...


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Board Games

January 25th

10:00 am to 02:00 pmWaterbury Public Library

If you are a gamer and want to meet with like-minded folks, come join Vinni Yasi, host of our monthly gatherings.

Games will include Settlers of Catan, Dominion, Splendor, Scythe, Forbidden Island, Betrayal at the House on the Hill, and MORE!

You are also welcome to bring your own game to the group.

Ages teens-adults.

Drop in for any or all of the time.


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Waterbury Winterfest

January 26th

All DayVarious locations in Waterbury

Waterbury Winterfest is a 10-day family-friendly festival featuring indoor and outdoor venues with traditional and not-so-traditional events. There’s snowshoeing, skating, and skiing, as you might expect, but we also have the unexpected like a Broomball tournament, ski biathlon, and Drone Racing. Inside where it’s warm you can participate in beer trivia at one of Waterbury’s local pubs, a game show at the American Legion, or a felting w ...


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Waterbury Winterfest

January 27th

All DayVarious locations in Waterbury

Waterbury Winterfest is a 10-day family-friendly festival featuring indoor and outdoor venues with traditional and not-so-traditional events. There’s snowshoeing, skating, and skiing, as you might expect, but we also have the unexpected like a Broomball tournament, ski biathlon, and Drone Racing. Inside where it’s warm you can participate in beer trivia at one of Waterbury’s local pubs, a game show at the American Legion, or a felting w ...


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Baby/Toddler Story Time

January 27th

10:15 am to 11:00 amWaterbury Public Library

Snuggle with your baby or toddler as we sing, tickle and bounce our way into a lifelong love of language. Get ready for high-energy literacy with songs, active rhymes and stories. Got the wiggles? This is the place to be. Recommended for newborns - 36 months.


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Craft Night

January 27th

06:00 pm to 08:00 pmWaterbury Public Library

Come meet with like-minded crafters on your project. Need some inspiration? Want to get back into working with fiber? Need some company on a long winter night? Come to the SAL room with your project and work in a friendly, non-judgmental atmosphere. No registration needed. Just drop in!


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Waterbury Winterfest

January 28th

All DayVarious locations in Waterbury

Waterbury Winterfest is a 10-day family-friendly festival featuring indoor and outdoor venues with traditional and not-so-traditional events. There’s snowshoeing, skating, and skiing, as you might expect, but we also have the unexpected like a Broomball tournament, ski biathlon, and Drone Racing. Inside where it’s warm you can participate in beer trivia at one of Waterbury’s local pubs, a game show at the American Legion, or a felting w ...


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Resistant Band Strength Training

January 28th

10:00 am to 10:45 amWaterbury Public Library

Resistance Band Strength-training 101 with Becky Widschwenter.
Increase Muscle Strength
Improve Range of Motion
Ease the Stress & Pain of Daily Activities

All Levels Welcome! All classes & exercises can be modified.

Class size limited to 15. Call 244-7036 to register.

Wear loose, comfortable, layered clothing. Socks or indoor sneakers OK.

Bands available for l ...


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Waterbury Winterfest

January 29th

All DayVarious locations in Waterbury

Waterbury Winterfest is a 10-day family-friendly festival featuring indoor and outdoor venues with traditional and not-so-traditional events. There’s snowshoeing, skating, and skiing, as you might expect, but we also have the unexpected like a Broomball tournament, ski biathlon, and Drone Racing. Inside where it’s warm you can participate in beer trivia at one of Waterbury’s local pubs, a game show at the American Legion, or a felting w ...


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Be Unstoppable: Discover What's Holding You Back and How to Overcome It

January 29th

05:30 pm to 06:30 pmUpstairs at 30 Foundry Street (through the paisley door), Waterbury, VT 05676

Get to know your inner critic and fear, and learn how to work with them for success.
About this Event

"Be Unstoppable" focuses on our inner critic and fear, and how to work with them for success. It's part presentation, part hands-on, with an exercise to help participants discover
their own critic and tools they can use, plus time for discussion.

Fear mixed with self-doubt is the #1 thing that stops us f ...


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Songwriting with Alison & Pat McHugh

January 29th

06:00 pm to 08:00 pmWaterbury Public Library

Basic elements of songwriting will be covered, along with fun, practical group exercises that will benefit everyone’s skillset. Topics may include but are not limited to idea development, song structure, lyrical prosody, memorable melodies, basics of co-writing, how to give feedback and more. If you have a song to share, please bring a recording or feel free to bring your instrument or voice or both. A keyboard and microphone will be avai ...


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Wednesday Maker Series: Creating with LittleBits

January 29th

03:15 pm to 04:15 pmWaterbury Public Library

This littleBits® creations program is designed for youth to both learn about and explore STEAM concepts and 21st century skills. The littleBits® are kits that are composed of electronic building blocks that are color-coded, magnetic, and make complex technology simple and fun. The kits will be set up as stations for kids to explore and create.
Ages 6 - 11 years.
Please call the library at 802-244-7036 to register.


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Be Unstoppable: Discover What's Holding You Back and How to Overcome It

January 29th

09:30 am to 11:30 amLaunch Loft Coworking, 30 Foundry Street, Upstairs through the paisley door

Get to know your inner critic and fear, and learn how to work with them for success.
About this Event
Fear mixed with self-doubt is the #1 thing that stops us from realizing our true potential. Don’t let a lack of confidence or doubt stand in your way of making a change or diving into a new journey. With so many external factors out of your control, it is important to control the things you can. This session will teach you how t ...


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Chair Yoga

January 29th

10:00 am to 11:30 amWaterbury Public Library

No experience needed. All levels welcome to this low-stress, high energy class.
The chair provides stability and balance, and allows movement without fear.

Drop-ins welcome!

Teacher is local Waterbury resident Diana Whitney, who has been practicing yoga for 20 years.


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Waterbury Winterfest

January 30th

All DayVarious locations in Waterbury

Waterbury Winterfest is a 10-day family-friendly festival featuring indoor and outdoor venues with traditional and not-so-traditional events. There’s snowshoeing, skating, and skiing, as you might expect, but we also have the unexpected like a Broomball tournament, ski biathlon, and Drone Racing. Inside where it’s warm you can participate in beer trivia at one of Waterbury’s local pubs, a game show at the American Legion, or a felting w ...


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Pre-School Story Time

January 30th

10:15 am to 11:00 amWaterbury Public Library

Join us as we travel to new places through books, puppets, and felt boards. A craft may be provided. We'll shake our sillies out with movement-based rhymes. Recommended for ages 3-6 years.

Each week we will feature a different themed Story Time, with stories and/or crafts. Join us!


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Starry Night Viewing with Vermont Astronomical Society

January 30th

05:00 pm to 07:30 pmWaterbury Public Library

Stargazers will delight at “Starry Night,” a nighttime viewing experience of the night sky courtesy of the Waterbury Public Library with the Vermont Astronomical Society (VAS).

The VAS will be setting up telescopes in the library’s parking lot for exploration of the numerous, wonderful deep-space objects, and leading participants through the how-to’s of using telescopes.

There will be a crescent moon and a ve ...


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A Long Trail Hiker's Climb of Denali

January 30th

07:00 pm to 08:30 pmGreen Mountain Club Visitor Center

Last June, after a winter of training on the Long Trail system, GMC’s executive director Mike DeBonis spent two weeks attempting a climb of Denali “the Great One” in Alaska. Mike will share photos and stories from his trip and compare the experience of spending two weeks on Denali and the Long Trail.

For more than a hundred years the Long Trail has inspired Vermonters to seek adventure in the Green Mountains and beyond. The ...


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Waterbury Winterfest

January 31st

All DayVarious locations in Waterbury

Waterbury Winterfest is a 10-day family-friendly festival featuring indoor and outdoor venues with traditional and not-so-traditional events. There’s snowshoeing, skating, and skiing, as you might expect, but we also have the unexpected like a Broomball tournament, ski biathlon, and Drone Racing. Inside where it’s warm you can participate in beer trivia at one of Waterbury’s local pubs, a game show at the American Legion, or a felting w ...


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Tai Chi for Fall Prevention

January 31st

11:00 am to 12:00 pmWaterbury Public Library

Learn Tai Chi for fall prevention with Dr. Paul Lam. This class is especially suited for older adults and can be done seated or standing. 8 week commitment, with the first day being a demo day. Class size is limited to 15, so please call the library to register (244-7036).


Learn More   

Qi Gong Flow

January 31st

10:15 am to 10:45 amWaterbury Public Library

Health and balance through Qi Gong Flow. Sign-up or just drop in.


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