Summer Inter-generational Program June 30 – August 4

The ages below are guidelines; please use your judgement when signing up.

  1. Watercolor
    Tuesday, July 28 & Thursday, July 30
    10 till Noon.      Ages 7+

Combine drawing basics, and then use watercolor, acrylics, and oil pastels together. Full of great possibilities to explore and encourage creativity.


  1. Storytelling & Ice Cream Social
    10 till Noon.
    Tuesday, August 4 All Ages Event.

Listen to stories under the title, “The Librarian on the Roof and Other Heroes I Have Known.”   Afterwards, there is ice-cream for EVERYONE.


Remember the Reading Challenge! June 30 to August 4.

Get Reading Challenge Booklets at the Library.

Prize for every three books read.

Knitting with Sandy

Join Sandra Wooding and the rest of us as we knit, crochet, etc. to the tune of fun. Beginning knitting continued (by poplar demand).

Meeting Every Thursday, 10 till Noon.   In depth instruction on knitting a felted Hat. Please call or email to confirm.  Angora

Jan Langlois

      It is with a heavy heart that we acknowledge the passing of Jan Langlois, Board member and Treasurer for over 20 years; beloved by staff and Library patrons.  Thank you for all your service and sound advice.

Annual – Books & Blooms & Brunch Fundraiser Event


Books & Blooms 2011 006The recent Books, Blooms & Brunch event was a great success, in no small part due to the generous contributions of: Behn’s Best Perennials, The Berry Farm, Blue Plate Restaurant, George Samerjan, Ghent Playhouse, Hudson Valley Tai Chi, Ingrid Benson Klafehn, the Mac-Haydn Theatre, Pillars Steakhouse, Ponds & Beyond, Samascott’s, The Theater Barn, and, of course, the many wonderful people in our community who came together to make it all happen.

We also extend a warm thanks to everyone who attended. Your continued support is much appreciated.

Nook Books AHOY!

The library has two nooks (one black/white, one color) and a Kindle Paperwhite for your convenience. There is no access to the internet on these devices, but you can certainly enjoy the
books that are included.  We have added lots more ebooks, popular fiction and non-fiction titles.  Ask at the desk.