Open since 1973, Bear Pond Books offers a wide selection of titles, specializing in Vermont authors. The store hosts book clubs, writing workshops, and author events. Bear Pond is open Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.; Friday, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.; Sunday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.