This year’s Summer Reading theme is “Build a Better World.” Summer Reading kick-off will feature Jon Gailmor, a fun and engaging singer-songwriter that delights audiences of all ages! The performance is interactive and sure to create laughter. He will perform on Wednesday, June 21 at 1:00 p.m. Refreshments served. CDs will be available for purchase at the performance. Everyone welcome to attend!

There are two ways to register for Summer Reading this year:

1) stop by the Athenaeum during open hours and fill out a registration form, or

2) register online at After registering online, come in and receive your Summer Reading log.

Middle Schoolers, students going into 6th grade and graduating 8th, would you like some activities planned this summer just for you? Join the planning team for custom designed fun activities you want to do. Contact Youth Services Librarian Adele West-Fisher at awestfisher@stjathenaeum or 802-745-1391 by Friday, June 9.