ROCKINGHAM, Vt. – The Friends of the Rockingham Library are hosting a Community Holiday Party at the Library on Saturday, Dec. 2 from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Join the festivities and celebrate the Friends of the Library’s donation of the Vilas Bridge painting by Jerry Pfhol.
The public is invited to this free family-friendly event. The Stringfield Springers of Saxtons River will be performing live. Light refreshments will be served. Children of all ages and their families are invited to decorate a gingerbread person in the Library’s Youth Department. The Friends’ Holiday Raffle and Silent Auction will conclude the event.
Stop by the Library anytime to see all the prizes on display. Silent Auction items include baskets of children’s books and instruments, Peruvian handcrafts, woodcarvings from around the world and sweet/savory snacks from Vermont Country Store.
Raffle prizes include best-selling books, a Scandinavian hat & mitten set, an artist’s coloring book, a number of lovely framed prints and many other items.
Raffle tickets are for sale at the front desk. All proceeds from the silent auction and raffle will benefit the Friends of the Rockingham Free Public Library. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org, call 802-463-4270, visit the Library at 65 Westminster St. in Bellows Falls or go to rockinghamlibrary.org.