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/ 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

Welcome to

Bristol's gateway to a world of information
for all who delight in discovery through reading, watching, and listening.
~nurturing the intellectual and cultural life of our Bristol community~
Welcome to Koha!

We are pleased to offer new self-service options from your personal library account. To use the options click on "Log in to Your Account" in the upper right hand corner of the page at

You will be asked for your Login and Password. Your login is your patron  ID. Please contact the library for your new account number. Your password is the last 4 digits of your phone number. Once on the account page there are many things you can do with your account. Stop by the library for more information.

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
Moira Garrity 453-7741
Jill Mackler 453-3353
Caroline Engvall 453-7817
Mary Yates 453-7177
Jim Stapleton 453-5060


Books for Babies

Saturday, March 14th 10am - 12pm in the Children's Room

The tenth Books for Babies book dedication and reception for all 2014 born Bristol Babies and their families. Come and choose a book, enjoy refreshments and get to know our newest community members!

For questions or more information call Marita at 453-2366


Trivia Tuesday!

7-9pm every Tuesday
Snap's Restaurant
Main Street in Bristol

Eating, drinking, and quick thinking!
Put together a team of 4-6 people or come solo and we'll find you a group. $2/person entry fee will fund a cash prize for the top scoring team. All ages welcome!

Presented by Lawrence Memorial Library and
hosted by Snap's

Your Turn! Family fun and games at the library!
Come after school on the second and fourth Fridays of the month through April to play games with friends and family. All ages welcome. Bring your favorite game to teach others or come and learn a new game. Hosted by the Lawrence Memorila Library. Call 453-2366 for more information.


Story Times for toddlers and preschoolers
Thursdays 10:30-11:30am

Exploring storytelling, puppets, movement and lots of singing to promote early literacy skills in all areas.
Sessions are geared to multi-age groups. Older siblings are always welcome too.

Lego Building with Victor Hinojosa 
Wednesdays 3:15-4:30 pm

Build your very own design in an open workshop together with other Lego fans. Snack provided. 

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!

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