Lawrence Memorial Library 40 North Street, Bristol, Vermont
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Children's Room
Family Passes
Online Resources
online catalog link
Inter-Library Loan Requests


Monday 10:00-5:00
Tuesday 10:00-8:00
Wednesday 1:00-5:00
Thursday 10:00-8:00
Friday 1:00-5:00
Saturday 9:00-1:00

Days closed

New Year's Day
President's Day
Memorial Day
4th of July
Labor Day
Veteran's Day/ Nov. 11
Thanksgiving Day
Day after Thanksgiving
Christmas Eve
Christmas Day

Lawrence Memorial Library Board meetings are open to all. More information can be found here.


Become a Lawrence Memorial Library member and enjoy all we have to offer!

Library membership here is free, whether you live in Bristol, VT or Bristol, England.

We offer a great selections of books, DVDs, audio books, downloadable audiobooks and e-books, family passes, access to several online databases, and the ability to borrow books from other libraries.

New this year - if you are a Bristol, VT resident you can also get a Home Card. With this, you can go to any participating Home Card library to check items out.

Just remember - you need to have your card with you, you need to follow the lending rules of the library you borrow from, and you need to return the items to that library.

The following libraries are current Home Card members.

Brownell Library-Essex Jct
Burnham Library-Colchester
Carpenter Carse Library-Hinesburg
Charlotte Library- Charlotte
Deborah Rawson Library-Jericho/Underhill
Dorothy Alling Library-Williston
Essex Free Library-Essex Town
Fairfax Library-Fairfax
Georgia Library-Georgia
Grand Isle Library-Grand Isle
Huntington Library-Huntington
Jericho Town Library-Jericho
Milton Town Library-Milton
New Haven Public Library-New Haven
Pierson Library-Shelburne
Richmond Library- Richmond
South Burlington Library-South Burlington
South Hero Library-South Hero
Varnum Library- Cambridge/Jeffersonville
Westford Library-Westford
Winooski Library-Winooski

Here is a great link for more information.

Stop in and get your Home Card today.

Check out our Family Passes!


Staff Members Board Members
Library Director
Nancy Wilson
Children's Librarian
Marita Bathe-Schine
Young Adult Librarian
Paulita Washburn
Circulation Desk
Lynn Goldsmith

Circulation Desk
Jo La Fontaine
Lynn Camara 453-7564
Jill Mackler 453-3353
Caroline Engvall 453-7817
Mary Yates 453-7177
Anne Wallace 453-3840


Please call 453-2366 to speak with Nancy about book donations.
 Thank you!

Did you know? We now have a telescope available to borrow! Check it out to see the night sky and views of the moon like this

Storytimes on Mondays and Thursdays starting at 10:30am.

New Story Time on Tuesdays from 11 to 11:45 AM –  with Carol Birdsall.

Drop in on Wednesdays for the Fall Lego Club, starting at 3:15pm.

See the Children's page for more details.

Now available from Overdrive -- e-books. And don't forget the great audiobooks available as well. Please contact the library for your new Koha account number.
Your library password is the last 4 digits of the phone number that we have on file. If you are not sure what they are, please contact the library.

One World Library Project
: a growing collection of personally recommended books, films & other media to help enlighten our community about world cultures.

40 North Street
Bristol, VT 05443
Phone: (802) 453-2366