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February Break: Parachute Storytime

February 21 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
parachute-game-2It's Winter Break and it's Friday! for this week's storytime, we'll break out our parachute for games, songs, and stories to get us moving on a cold day. For ages 3+...Read More

Techspert Tech Assistance

February 21 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
computer mouse techDo you need expert help with your laptop, smartphone, tablet, or other gadget? Then you need our Tech Expert (or Techspert), Heather Lloyd! Heather runs her own business as Lloyd the Geek, and she’s going to offer one-on-one assistance to our patrons to help with all their technology questions. Just call the library and make an appointment for one of the half-hour slots available! Save Save Save Save Save Save Save..Read More

Mario Kart Tournament

February 21 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
For ages 10-18. mario-kartPick your favorite racer and speed down the rainbow road--join us for this Mario Kart tournament, and see who can take home the gold! Be sure to arrive on time to get yourself registered before the first race begins!..Read More

The Camino de Santiago Frances: A 500-mile Walk in Northern Spain

February 23 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
camino d esantiagoKinderhook resident and Friend of the Library Pat Schuler will share the inspiring story of her 35-day walk through the Pyrenees, Basque country, mezeta high plains, and lush Galician countryside to the city of Santiago, burial place of St. James. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library, the program will be preceded by a brief general membership meeting, and refreshments will be served...Read More

Scratch Game-Making Night

February 28 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
scratchAges 10-15 Using the free coding site Scratch, teens will get the chance to make their own video games at the Library! No prior coding skill is required, but attendees should create their own free Scratch account before attending. Visit https://scratch.mit.edu/ to get started!..Read More