Jessie’s Room


Jessie’s Room is a fantastic place for kids with many fun things to do. There are puzzles, games, books, crafts and puppets all available in a nice, bright and colorful space!  We also have a new Graphic Novel section!

1980’s Dance Party!
July 29
7-9 pm

The Dorset Library is hosting a 1980’s themed dance party on Saturday July 29th from 7-9pm… .We would like to stress that this is a free community event and we welcome ALL AGES! There will be snacks and dance music from this fantastic decade!  Come dressed in your best 80’s gear (not required!) and be ready to party like it’s 1986!  Bring your old friends, make some new ones… and have a great time!


Hansel and Gretel

More information coming soon!!

Story Time


We are now offering story time every Wednesday at 10am.  We start with a snack and a craft and then read a story (or two or three!).

Please contact Erica to sign up so we are well prepared with snacks and supplies.

You can call 802-867-4085 or email

Lego Club!IMG_20151217_160048140_HDR



Lego Club

Meets third Thursday of the month year round (even through vacation weeks and summer vacation).

Next meeting August 17thth at 3:30pm.

Lego Club is best suited for ages 6-12.  Snacks are provided.

At the same time, we will have a story hour for the younger children if we have any interested parties!







Past Activities:

Open House for the new YA and Jessie’s Rooms!












See some great photos from our dinosaur party here:


Visit Wonderland at the Library!


Giant Check















You can view the complete photo set here:

Please join us at the Dorset Library on Friday, June 24 from 5-7pm for a trip to Wonderland!  All ages welcome, although most activities will be suitable up to 12 years. Step through the rabbit hole to play pink flamingo croquet, decorate your own mad hatter hat, snack from the goodies at the tea party (finger sandwiches, snacks and desserts), and play giant checkers.  There will be other activities and crafts, too!  Wonderland will be located behind the library, unless it is rainy, then it will be inside. Call the library at 802-867-5774 or email for more information!

Star Wars Party at the Dorset Village Library

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Join us at the Dorset Library on Saturday January 23rd from 1-3pm to complete your Jedi Training.
May the Force be with you as you participate in our scavenger hunt, build your own foam lightsaber and test your dueling skills. There will even be (Nerf) blaster battles! Other Jedi skill building activities will include crafts, puzzles and mind strengthening trivia. Craft supplies are limited, so please come early for the best selection. Snacks, prizes and lots of fun! Costumes are encouraged but not required. All ages are welcome, although most activities may be most suitable up to 13 years.
Please call the library for more information 867-5774 or email