WELCOME to the TENNEY MEMORIAL LIBRARY

Tenney is maintaining regular hours with the caveats below. We look forward to helping you.

Greetings Bookworms!

PLEASE READ
All small group meetings are cancelled until further notice: book discussion, Pins & Needle, Scrabble, etc.
Browsing.hang out time will be limited to 15 to 30 minutes while we are dealing with the pandemic.
You may call ahead with the names of items you wish to borrow and the Librarian will have them ready for you when you come in.

2021 Updates from Tenney Memorial Library

NEW for YOU:

AARP TAX PREP CHANGES since last year:

  1. Tax Preparers will not be sitting with clients at the library, but will be scanning documents & sending clients home with their originals.
  2.   When returns are completed, Tax Preparers will see clients again so they can pick up returns
  3.   Please wait until after February 5th to call Connie Philleo at 802 866-9008 for an appointment. Calls are screened; please leave a message.
  4.  Tax Season will not begin until February 15th this year, because the IRS has delayed it until February 12.

BOOK DONATIONS accepted for our Second Annual “Keep Your Distance” Book Sale scheduled for Saturday, May 29th from 10:00 to 2:00pm.

        Please donate only clean, non-smelly or mildewed books.  We do not accept textbooks, academic books, or encyclopedias.  Please call for information about where to leave books. (We quarantine books for at least three days.)  802 866-5366.  Thank you in advance for your donations.

Tenney has purchased ALL of the new RED CLOVER picture book award winners for young ones and early readers.

In addition, we have most of the YA books which won the GREEN MOUNTAIN BOOK AWARD.

Come to the library and check out the winners

!TENNEY MEMORIAL LIBRARY in NEWBURY,VT is open to the public during our regular hours. ( See below.)

Materials have been sanitized. This will continue until the Governor gives the “all clear.”  Returned books will be sanitized and quarantined for 72 hours before going back into circulation.

  Being guided by CDC standards, a total of 10 MASKED people can be in Tenney at one time, keeping a 6 foot distance and using hand gel or washing their hands frequently.

FREE WiFi in the parking lot will continue, but there will be no public computers available for the present.Personal devices may be used.

Inter-Library Loan services will resume.

FREE PASSES for Vermont State Parks & Historic Sites are in.  Please check with individual places to see their guidelines.  Some are limiting numbers.  Enjoy!

NEW FORMAT& NEW DAY : “Mindfulness Meditation” group meets online via Zoom on TUESDAYS starting on December 8th – . TIME: 6:30pm on Zoom. Contact Priscilla Connolly at ps.connolly@charter.net for further information.

We hope to reschedule programs that had to be cancelled.  Check our website & ListServes for up to date information

NEW at TENNEY: Many titles from the Bestseller Lists are available now.

PUZZLES to check out for adults thanks to a kind donation.

ON RACISM –  Many fiction and nonfiction books on racism have been purchased for you and are in the Reading Room in the 1897 part of the library.

Hours: Tuesday – 10-5:00pm

Thursday – 2:00 to 8:00pm

Saturday – 9:00 to 4:00pm

Email:  tenneylibrary@gmail.com

At 4886 Main Street since 1897

For INFORMATION CALL: 802 866-5366

LOOK FOR THE RED “NEW” STICKER.

LOOK FOR PINK DOTS WHICH DENOTE BOOKS PURCHASED with FRANCES MALLARY MEMORIAL FUNDS