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The Great Giveback!

October 19 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
care-package-delivery-1800x1200This year, we are participating in The Great Giveback, a chance for public libraries to rally their communities to help each other! We're looking for teen volunteers to help us assemble care packages for soldiers overseas to make their holidays a little brighter. Teens can earn volunteer hours and know that they helped make the world a better place! Come to our first meeting in September to learn more, and then put packages together on October 19th!..Read More

Classical Guitar Performance with Greg Dinger

October 20 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
dingergThe Friends of the Library are thrilled to kick off National Friends of Libraries Week by welcoming musician Greg Dinger, who will present a program of classical guitar music. Come enjoy beautiful music with friends, wine, and refreshments...Read More

Español 101

October 23 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
¡Hola!Hola, amigos! The Library is offering our first ever Spanish class for adults! Senora Ciñtron will lead a beginner's class that will meet each Wednesday from 6-7pm for 6 weeks as we learn the basics of a brand new language. Space is limited and registration is required, so call or stop by the Library today to reserve your space!..Read More

Blanket Forts & Pillow Fights

October 25 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
blanketThis just in: you can never be too old for a blanket fort! Teens and tweens can bring their sheets and blankets to help us engineer an epic blanket fortress. Bring a pillow along to participate in a friendly, equally epic Clash of the Cushions!..Read More

Family Film Festival: Bell, Book, and Candle (1958)

October 26 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
bell bookA beguiling witch sets her cap for a fussy, soon-to-be married Manhattan publisher, with the help of her beatnik coven. Fantasy and comedy abound! Dan Schoonover's Family Film Festival heads into its new season with 16mm films from the collection of the late Raymond and Jean Schoonover of New York City. Classic movies will be shown most months between October and April and homemade popcorn and other light refreshments will be served. Admission is free. For more information, please call (518) 758-7244...Read More