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Art Exhibit: Small Works

December 3 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Judy Warren Art ShowJoin Friend and artist Judith Vargas Warren along with fellow painters for an opening reception highlighting their art entitled Small Works! The exhibit will be on display in the library from December 3rd through January 1st. Paintings will be available for purchase throughout the exhibit and a portion of each purchase will be donated to the Library's 21st Century Fund. Please join the Friends for the opening reception on December 3rd for light refreshments and to meet these talented artists...Read More

Deck the Library Halls

December 3 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
cookie exchangeJoin us for this special storytime featuring books and songs that celebrate all that is merry and bright about the holiday season. Afterwards, we'll decorate some tasty seasonal cookies!..Read More

Classical Guitar Performance with Eric Roth

December 4 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
eric rothEric Roth has played guitar since age twelve. His interest in period instruments began at SUNY New Paltz, where he graduated with a Bachelor's degree in Music Performance. Eric will present a program of guitar music from the nineteenth century, which was a time of striking innovation and development of this familiar instrument. The program will include works from Vienna, Spain, France, Italy, and England. Music will be performed on a beautiful, authentic reproduction instrument modeled after one built in 1830. Eric will also provide information about the instrument, repertoire, composers, and history...Read More

Trivia Night @ the Flammerie

December 6 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The FlammerieTrivia Night is back at The Flammerie! We'll pit teams of 2-4 people against one another in a high-spirited battle of wits! Do you want to prove once and for all that you're a genius? Or are you just looking for a fun night out with friends? Why not get a team together and join us! The winning team gets a $100 gift certificate to The Flammerie, and bragging rights too! Registration is required, and space is limited so sign up today!..Read More

Candlelight Night Teen Game Night

December 9 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Snowy LibraryToo cold for Candlelight Night? Too old for the usual carriage rides? Teens are invited to join us at the Kinderhook Village Hall for a special game night! We'll have cards, board games, music, cookies...stop by and hang out with your friends between 6 and 8pm...Read More