Need a place to cool off during this weekend’s heatwave?
The Winooski Memorial Library (located at 32 Malletts Bay Ave) is air-conditioned and provides access to water fountains and restrooms. Community members are encouraged to utilize this space as needed during these hours of operation:
Saturday, 6/30/18: 10 AM – 2 PM
Sunday, 7/1/18 (Special Hours): 12 PM – 4 PM
Weather during a heatwave is hardest on vulnerable members of the community. We encourage community members to stay safe, look out for each other, and check in with the elderly. Information on hot weather and health impacts can be found on the State of Vermont Dept. of Health website by clicking here: http://bit.ly/VTheatwave
Ebooks & Eaudiobooks!
The Library offers two catalogs of ebooks and eaudiobooks.
With ListenUp! Vermont patrons can borrow three titles at a time for up to 14 days. Log in with just your library card number!
RB Digital allows patrons to borrow up to 15 titles for 21 days at a time.
Click “Register,” enter VSRA00000XXXX (replace XXXX with your library card number) to create an account. A valid email address is required.
Homework Help Returns!
Are you looking for help with your homework? Do you want to work with a tutor in math, science, English, or history? Do you want help with your college applications? Come to the Winooski Memorial Library from 6 to 9 at night for Homework Help. There are computers, school supplies, and friendly tutors ready to help you!
Tuesdays – Thursdays starting September 12th
Mondays starting October 2nd
Resume Help Available!
Looking for a job? Thinking about a new career? Need to learn some basic computer skills?
Let a Job Hunt Helper show you how to start.
- Find employment opportunities in your area.
- Write a resume and cover letter.
- Apply for jobs online.
- Assess your skills and interests.
- Use the internet to explore career options.
- Learn about education and training programs.
- Learn computer literacy and set up an email account
Winooski’s Job Hunt Helper, Samantha, is available Tuesday 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. These services are made possible through funding from the J. Warren and Lois McClure Foundation and Vermont Department of Libraries federal Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) funding from the Institute of Museum and Library Services. Drop in or call for an appointment, 802-655-6424.
Have you taken advantage of the Job Hunt Helper service? Please fill out this survey.
Access Learning Express to build your skills in math, reading, and writing, or prepare for ACT, SAT, AP, and GED exams! Our Job Hunt Helper can help you get started.
With your library card, you can now access RB Digital Ebooks and Audiobooks. There are over 2600 adult books and 900 children’s books. You may check out up to 15 audiobooks at one time for up to 21 days.
The Username and Password will be the information you use to sign in each time. You will need a valid email address in order to create an account. Once this information has been entered, click on “Create an Account”.
Enter 3VSRA00000XXXX (replace XXXX with your library card number).
Access to ListenUp! Vermont is available too. This will expand the amount digital content available.
Resources for Book Groups!
Free Driving Permit Practice Tests!
We’ve updated the Library Wish List. You can browse it here. Thanks!