Lawrence Memorial Library 40 North Street, Bristol, Vermont
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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/ November 11
Thanksgiving Day
Day after Thanksgiving
Christmas Eve
Christmas Day

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

On your mark, get set... Read!

Beginning Wednesday, June 22nd join Marita for

Wednesday stories in the Park from 12-1 PM

Thursday story time in the Children's Room from 10:30-11:30 AM Crafts and snack for 3 to 7 year old - siblings of all ages invited 

Race to Supper  Story Time

 Monday,  July 11th from 5:30 to

7 pm. Food served! Bring your toy pet for an adventure! 

Summer Reading Program

Click the picture below for the online reading log!

Keep track of how much you have read, even while at camp or traveling, and tell us when you are back in town. 

You can also enter your name into the weekly raffle! The more you read, the more chances you have to win.

Fun prizes await you!

Are you signed up for the Reading Club at Bristol Elementary School?  Books read by you count in both programs!


Wednesday Workshops

Starting on June  22nd  to July  27th,  2016

From 2 to 4:30 pm

For ages 7 and OLDER



June 22nd  -     

meet at LML

Horse Shoe Pitching with  the World  Women’s Champion  -Debra Brown


June 29th

at Bristol Sodbusters near the Legion

Horseshoe Pitching –continued

July 6th at Bristol Sodbusters

Competition :)

Saturday, July 9th at the HUB from 10am to 12:30 pm



July 13th  

Mural Painting

July 20th

Boat Racing

July 27th  

Magnificent Marble Runs

Summer Encore Theatre

Back in Bristol on Thursday, July 14th at 3 PM.

A theatre for children by youth playwrights and performers.

During the Olympic Games the Greek Gods descend upon earth for good or evil.

Audience participation is invited–

for ages 6  and older


Alice in Wonderland

Friday July 22nd,  Saturday 23rd at 7 pm and Sunday matinee July 24 at 1 pm

Played by local thespians!

It is a benefit play for Lawrence Memorial! Library!



Visit the Butterfly Garden behind the library!

Look for a Little Free Library at the playground in the Park: Read a Book - Take a Book! Check it out !

On Your Mark, Get Set...READ!

Heads up about summer: Wednesday stories in the Park from 12 to 1 PM- with picnic lunch provided.

Thursday story time in the Children's Room from 10:30 to 11:30 AM with crafts and snack for 3 to 7 year old - siblings of all ages invites 

Wednesday afternoon workshop for all from ages 7 and  up. Topic: Ready, Set, READ! ...and all about sports!  Individual workshops will be listed soon.

We still have the nature exploration kit with aquatic nets, guide books, bug houses and more available to borrow. Come check it out!

Meet Addison County Readers, Inc. They are a not-for-profit volunteer organization dedicated to promoting early literacy and future school success.

 They are a sponsor of Dolly Parton's Imagination Library, a program that sends a book each month to the home of each registered child (birth through five years of age) at no cost to the family. Children of different ages receive different titles; the books are carefully selected and are for the children to keep.

Check our calendar for more upcoming childrens activities!

Puppet Theater

Math Literacy Pattern Table

Lego Club Spring Session 2013

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