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South Hero Community Library

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75 South St
South Hero, VT 05486 United States
www.southherolibrary.org

July 2019

Reading Frederick Douglass 2019 – South Hero

July 3
6:30 pm
Image of Frederick Douglass

Join us as we read together the fiery July 5, 1852 speech in which the great abolitionist orator Frederick Douglass took exception to being asked to commemorate the signing of the Declaration of Independence. This is a participatory event. Read More »

September 2019

From Skiffs to Sail Ferries: The Story of Vermont’s Small-Boat Traditions

September 18
6:00 pm
Photo of historical boat scene

The stories of Vermont naval history and commercial shipping have been well documented by generations of historians. However, the traditions of small-boat building from throughout our state have remained untold. In this slide presentation, Douglas Brooks shares his research on these traditions, and his work in recreating some of these historic vessels. Read More »

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