Summer Arts & Crafts

Garden Club –

Mondays:  July 23 Snacks from the Garden.

Poetry and Art

E.E. Cummings poem “Maggie and Milly and Molly and May”.  Tuesday July 17, 10-11. Ages 4 and up.

Thursday July 19 –  2 classes – Ages 3 and up (10-11) or Ages 8 and up (10-noon)

“Bee! I’m expecting you!” Older class makes an accordion book.

Music & Movement –

Friday, July 20, 10-noon. Age 3 and up.  Sing Dance and play!


Tuesday & Thursday, July 24 & 26. Ages 6-12 10-noon

Watercolor is Relaxing –

Tuesday & Wednesday, July 31 & Aug 1.  2pm – 4pm.  Enjoy two days of watercolor’s varying techniques.

Bird Masks –

Tuesday & Thursday, August 7 & 9.  10-noon. Traditional wool felting.  Create your own fantastic bird mask.

Summer Celebration

Master Magician Doug Bartels

 August 14, Tuesday 10-11

You will witness and participate in such wonders as APPEARANCES, TRANSFORMATIONS, and yes, even furniture will levitate.

The Doug Bartels’ Magic Show is family-friendly and high energy with lots of audience participation.

Immediately afterwards enjoy an


from the Library & Stewarts Shops.About Doug…
Doug caught the magic bug at the early age of 6 after receiving a
magic set for Christmas and magic has been a part of his life ever
since. In 7th grade, he even started a magic club at Shenendehowa
where he taught fellow students and performed shows for the
community. Doug has been performing magic now for kids and
adults in the Capital District area for over forty years.
Doug is a graduate of Hudson Valley Community College and
The College of Saint Rose holding degrees in both marketing and
public communications. He is also a graduate of The Chavez
College of Magic in Pasadena, California.
Doug is a multi-award winning magician. He is a member of the
world’s most prestigious Magic Society called the Magic Circle.
He is one of 147 U.S. magicians to be a member of this premier
His family-friendly, high-energy, interactive show has been
enjoyed by children and adults throughout the Capital District area.
Doug’s entertaining magic leaves audiences amazed! Such
performances have been enjoyed at Six Flags Great Escape
Amusement Park, Albany’s Tulip Festival, local schools, libraries,
and colleges, just to name a few. Doug’s show has even been
enjoyed by international audiences, when he performed as a
resident magician for Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines.