The Bennington Free Library will be distributing free gratitude activity bags this week, during regular library hours.
The bags include a project to decorate a “gratitude jar.” Children and their families are encouraged to fill in cards with things that they’re grateful for, and drop the cards into the jar. Also included in the activity bag are and origami crane materials.
The library is open Monday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.; Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.; Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.; and Saturday, Nov. 28 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. The library will be closed Thursday and Friday for the Thanksgiving holiday.