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Programs for children and young adults:

Story Time:


Story time is held every Wednesday at 10:00 on Legion Field for the summer! Join us for stories, songs, crafts, and more! 

Check out our current monthly calendar for updates!

After School Programming:


Wednesdays 3:00 - 4:15 pm.  During the school year we have crafts, literacy programs, games, Lego club, and more.  Check out our current monthly calendar for a list of updated activities!  Kids can ride the bus from Johnson Elementary School.

Summer Reading Program:

We are offer an activity packed summer reading program!  The 2021 Summer Reading program has ended at this time, but we look forward to our 2022 program!  Check back in June!

Teen/Tween Nights:

The library hosts monthly gatherings for teens and tweens to create, hang out, and enjoy snacks.  Check out the current monthly calendar for a list of updated activities!


Community Programs

Outreach to Local Day Care Facilities:  Our Youth Services Librarian visits Johnson day cares each month delivering a crate of books.  They read stories, sing songs, and do finger plays.  Contact us if you are a daycare looking for this exciting service!

Clubs and Meetings at the Library:  Johnson Public Library has writing groups, workshops, book clubs, and many small interest groups.  Contact us today to see if one interests you!



Johnson Public Library has passes to the following places that can be checked out at the library.  All you need is a library card!

Shelburne Museum:  1/2 price admission for 2 adults and accompanying children 17 and under.

Vermont State Parks:  FREE entry into Vermont State Park day use areas, up to 8 people in one vehicle.

  Includes Elmore, Sand Bar, Lake Carmi, Maidstone, Crystal Lake State Parks and more.

ECHO Lake Aquarium and Science Center:  $4.00 Admission per person for up to 4 people.

Vermont History Museum:  FREE entry to the museum includes core exhibit, "Freedom and Unity:  One Ideal, Many Stories"

Shelburne Farms:  FREE family (up to 2 adults and children in one household) admission to the walking trails and children's farmyard.

Vermont State Historical Sites:  FREE admission for one family or groups of up to eight people.  Includes Chimney Point State Historical Site, President Chester Arthur State Historic Site, and more!

The Old Stone House Museum:  Buy one admission get one free (children under 5 are free).

Fairbanks Museum and Planetarium:  FREE access to the museum and planetarium for 2 adults and their children under 17.