They are the books, the arts, the academes/That show, contain, and nourish all the world – William Shakespeare, Love’s Labour’s Lost

Join us in Celebrating National Poetry Month and William Shakespeare’s birthday with a book of poetry or some of Shakespeare’s writings. Come in and we’ll help you find something worth reading!

The Library is located at 638 Main Street, Castleton, Vermont

We are open 2:00 – 6:00 Monday through Friday

new COVID 19 protocols:

As of Tuesday, April 6th, the library will be open for browsing.

Masks, hand sanitizing. and social distancing is required. No appointment is necessary but we will have a 5 person limit for capacity so there might be a short wait if we are busy. We appreciate your cooperation and patience.

Computer use is also available with a 30 minute time limit. We will continue to have computers to use outside if you need a longer computer session.

We will continue to offer curbside and home delivery. Please call the library: 468-5574, email us: castletonfreelibrary@gmail.com or message us on Facebook for requests and we will fill them as quickly as possible.

We look forward to seeing everyone back in the library – Jan and Mary

Free WiFi is available outside of the building. 24/7

Library News

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Kanopy streaming services is now available to our patrons! Watch movies, series and more for free! See our “about” page for more details and instructions for use.

To Access our online resources go to our “About” page. You may also “Browse our Catalog“. For new Adult books please see “Adult Services”. (Find the tabs on the top of this page).

Tax Forms are here!

We have the 2020 Federal 1040 and 1040 SR forms and instructions. We also have the 2020 Vermont State forms. Please call 468-5574 if you need any schedules printed and we can have them for you as well.

Adult Spring Crafts

Some pictures from our creative patrons of the Adult Spring Craft! Thank you for sending the photos.

Board of Trustee meeting information

The Board of Trustees meetings will now be held in person at the Castleton Free Library, lower level. See agenda below.

Castleton Free Library
Board of Trustees Special Meeting
April 19, 2021
5:30 p.m.
Castleton Free Library Ground Floor

5:30 Call to Order/Agenda Review
5:35 Construction/Building Updates
Environmental Review: Summary and Next Steps Nancy
Maintenance Plan: Sincerbeaux Grant * Pat K
Painting Bids: Preservation Trust Grant Pat K
5:45 Community Members Questions/Comments
5:50 Executive Session: Personnel
6:25 New Business
6:30 Adjournment
Next Meeting:
5:30 p.m. April 26, 2021
*Sincerbeaux Grant Consultant’s Report will be sent to all in separate email