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Night Out At the Ballpark to Benefit CCL!
Jul
28
5:05 PM17:05

Night Out At the Ballpark to Benefit CCL!


Sunday, July 28th, 5:05 pm (Gate opens at 4pm)


Come enjoy a baseball game on July 28th while supporting the Carpenter-Carse Library! Grandstand seats are available for $7.00 per ticket, and for every ticket purchased - 35% of the ticket price goes to the library. In addition to helping out our library, it is Aviation Night at the ballpark so you can learn about planes and helicopters too!

Use the special offer code of CCL on the ticket order form, or use this link to purchase tickets.

Invite your friends, neighbors, and family to join you in having fun and supporting the library at the same time!

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 SongFarmers of Hinesburg Celebration
Jun
22
12:30 PM12:30

SongFarmers of Hinesburg Celebration

We will be celebrating the SongFarmers gatherings with a special Saturday afternoon program.

This event will include a viewing of a video about the SongFarmers groups that have been sprouting up all over the USA.  Our chapter is featured in the film!

After the video there will be a musical SongFarmers gathering with special guests including Mel & Vinnie and Dan & Faith. Of course our local SongFarmers group will be there leading a fun song circle. All acoustic musicians, singers and listeners are invited to join in the fun. There will be snacks and refreshments provided.

Free and open to the public.
 

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Everyday Biking Workshop Powered by Local Motion!
Jun
1
10:00 AM10:00

Everyday Biking Workshop Powered by Local Motion!

Join us for free coffee, pastries, and the tips and tricks needed for fun and safe biking!

Longtime bike commuter, Peter Burns, will provide guidance over an hour workshop through 30+ years of his experiences and stories. By the end of the workshop, you'll be well caffeinated and ready to get out and bike, whether it's to the store, work, drop off the kids at school, or just for fun. Bring your questions!

Local Motion is Vermont's statewide advocate for active transportation, vibrant communities, and safe streets.  Their mission is simple:  to bring walking and biking within reach for all Vermonters.

Free and open to all.

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A Celebration on Two Wheels 
May
11
10:00 AM10:00

A Celebration on Two Wheels 

        Saturday, May 11th, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.

It’s a celebration of all things bikes! Believe it or not, Carpenter-Carse Library will start loaning bikes on May 11th. With a generous bicycles donation from Vermont Bicycle Tours and grant funding from RiseVT and SCHIP, the library will begin loaning bikes for adults. You can check one out with your library card. Join us at this kick-off event for the Take-a-Bike! program.

There will be free bike repairs (first-come-first-served) by local experts and Old Spokes Home, a bike rodeo for kids, a printing station (bring a tee shirt or purchase a library tote bag!), snacks, coffee, and general merriment as we celebrate this exciting event. The Richard Tom Foundation will join us with safety tips and bicycle helmet fitting.

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