A Science Based Book Discussion and Companion Theme Program
Supported by a grant from the National Science Foundation
                

Saturday, June 24th: HAM Radio Introduction!

  • Setting up Radio Jeudevine and participating in the International HAM Radio Field Day.
  • Presented by two HAM Radio experts: Dave Ferland and David Hale!
  • 10:30 AM – Noon: Set up HAM Radio Station at the library (at the picnic table behind the building).
  • 1:00 PM: Learn how to operate Radio Jeudevine.

 


Tuesday, June 27th at 6:00 PM: Pizza and a Book!

  • Book Discussion on Thunderstruck by Erik Larson Larson a nonfiction book about the   invention of the wireless and the hunt for a murderer!
  • Jerry Schneider will lead the discussion!
  • The first ten people to sign-up get a free, new copy of the book!
  • Door Prize: whoever wins will get a $20.00 Gift certificate to the Galaxy Bookshop!

 

                


Wednesday, July 19th at 7:00 PM: Dessert and a Book!

  • Desserts from Magic Spoon Bakery.
  • Book Discussion on When the Killing’s Done by T.C. Boyle a richly funny and humane romp about human’s attempt to exert, for better or worse, power over the natural world.
  • Eric Hanson, VT State Loon Biologist and on the staff of the Vermont Center for Eco-studies, will lead the discussion!
  • The first ten people to sign-up get a free, new copy of the book!
  • Door Prize: whoever wins will get a $20.00 Gift certificate to the Galaxy Bookshop!

 

                
 

 

Wednesday, August 2nd at 7:00 PM: Dessert and a Talk!

 

  • Desserts from Magic Spoon Bakery.
  • Ecology in Vermont by Eric Hanson who will talk about his own special interests in science, ecology and humans in the ecosystem!

 

 
Wednesday, August 9th at 7:00 PM: Dessert and a Book!

 

  • Desserts from Magic Spoon Bakery
  • Book Discussion on The Martian by Andy Weir, a funny, gripping, fast-paced sci-fi thriller with lots of real science made compelling about a scientist left behind on Mars and how he survives!
  • Jerry Schneider will lead the discussion!
  • The first ten people to sign-up get a free, new copy of the book!
  • Door Prize: whoever wins will get a $20.00 Gift certificate to the Galaxy Bookshop!

 

 
Friday, August 18th at 6:00 PM: Picnic and a Film!

 

  • The Martian starring Matt Damon.
  • Bring a picnic – we’ll have cider and a dessert available!
  • Bring your kids and watch this exciting film on the lawn behind the library. If it's raining, we will have an indoor picnic!

 

                
 

 

Wednesday, September 20th at 7:00 PM: Dessert and a Book! 

 

  • Desserts from Magic Spoon Bakery.
  • Arctic Drift by Clive Cussler with oceanographer Dirk Pitt who traces a lost ship's mysterious cargo to a scientific discovery that could reverse the dangers of climate change.
  • Jerry Schneider will lead the discussion!
  • The first ten people to sign-up get a free, new copy of the book!
  • Door Prize: whoever wins will get a $20.00 Gift certificate to the Galaxy Bookshop!

 

 
Tuesday, September 26th at 7:00 PM: Dessert and a Talk!

 

  • Desserts from Magic Spoon Bakery
  • Climate Degradation and Local Preparedness with Michael Billingsley
  • As it occurs, such degradation is going to challenge local patterns of weather and wildlife. Thinking ahead can solve and prepare for hazards and regional emergencies.

Library Hours:

  • Monday:         1:00  PM - 7:00 PM
  • Tuesday:        1:00  PM - 5:00 PM
  • Wednesday:  1:00  PM - 7:00 PM
  • Thursday:      1:00  PM - 5:00 PM
  • Friday:         10:00  AM - 5:00 PM
  • Saturday:     10:00  AM - 2:00 PM
  • Sunday:                 Closed

Phone: (802) 472-5948

 

Email: jeudevinelibrary@hardwickvt.org

           jeudevineyouthlibrarian@hardwickvt.org

 

Address: Jeudevine Memorial Library

                 93 North Main St.

                 P.O. Box 536

                 Hardwick, VT 05843