The Red Clover Book Award is a children’s choice picture book award for children in kindergarten through fourth grade. A nominated book will be featured each week, with a special project.
The Cobleigh Public Library will offer Red Clover programs on Wednesdays at 1:00 p.m, starting on January 25th. The Red Clover Program will run for ten weeks. The last program will be April 5th with a voting party on April 12th.
The Red Clover Award is a statewide program under the auspices of the Vermont Center for the Book, with the Vermont Department of Libraries and the Vermont Agency of Education as co-sponsors. The Red Clover Award, named after Vermont’s state flower, is given annually to one of 10 picture books nominated by a committee comprised of teachers, librarians and sponsors and voted on by Vermont children. The list of nominees is published and distributed each March. The list is also posted atwww.mothergooseprograms.org and at libraries.vermont.gov
Location: Cobleigh Public Library, 14 Depot Street, Lyndonville, VT 05851
Dartmouth professor Jane Carroll examines how the Reformation, driven by Martin Luther's rejection of the establishment Church, brought into question the assumptions by which most Europeans had lived, and how this played out in the art of the time.
Location: 1171 Main Street, St. Johnsbury Athenaeum, St. Johnsbury, VT Contact: St. Johnsbury Athenaeum Phone: 802-748-8291
Date: Wednesday, April 5, 2017 Time: 7:00 pm
The Genocide and the Love Story: Fiction as Activism.
This April marks the 102nd anniversary of the start of the Armenian Genocide. Chris Boyjalian-Vermonter, New York Times bestselling novelist, and descendant of survivors of the Genocide-shares in words and photographs the role that history plays in his work.
Location: Goodrich Memorial Library, 202 Main Street, Newport, VT Contact: Goodrich Memorial Library Phone: 802-334-7902