Charles B. Danforth Library

Charles B. Danforth Library
6208 Vermont Route 12
P.O.  Box 204, Barnard, Vermont 05031
Phone: 802-234-9408
Mondays: 3:00-5:00 p.m.
Wednesdays:  3:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Thursdays: 4:00-6:00 p.m.
Saturdays:  10:00 a.m. – Noon


Danforth Library is open to the public and offers free membership to Barnard and East Barnard residents, full or part time.
High-speed Wi-Fi is available both inside and outside the building.   
Minors under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
The outside book drop, to the right of the front door, is available anytime for book returns.   


Holway Community Room: 

Community members and organizations are welcome to use the Holway Room for group meetings, classes, and one-time events, provided they are open to the public (cost free or by donation).  The Holway Room is equipped with a large television screen and Blu-Ray DVD player. To reserve, please contact Judy Maynes. Phone: 802-234-6279; Email:


Book Donations:  We welcome book donations during open hours.  Hardcover is preferred, but we accept quality paperbacks that are in good condition.  No magazines or periodicals.  Donations are accepted during open hours or by appointment.   

Trustees:  Margaret Edwards, Judy Maynes, Susan McNulty, Berna Donlon.