Arts & Literature: Universe Hangs on Sound with Steve Gorn

April 23, Sunday   3 pm

Steve Gorn is a master of the bansuri flute of classical Indian Music.  This performance/talk combines Steve’s music and personal story with an exploration of ‘nada yoga’ (the yoga of sound). The music offers a unique sonic landscape for healing arts, yoga and meditation, and is also a fascinating resource for today’s improvising musician.

Please call the Library for more information – 766-3211

This event is made possible with public funds from the Decentralization Program of the NYS Council on the Arts, administered in Columbia County by the Greene County Council on the Arts through the Community Arts Grants Fund.

Enriching Life, Increasing Knowledge: Apple iPad & Computer

April 26, Wednesday       10am – Noon

Maria Cosenza teaching – part 4   Intermediate level

Managing email & contacts

To register and get more information, please call 766-3211.  This event is FREE and held at the NCFL.

This program is funded in part with a grant from the Fund for Columbia County, a fund of Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation.

Enriching Life, Increasing: Antiques Road Show

May 1, Monday          10 am – Noon

Event Location – Malden Bridge Community Center

All About Antiques Road Show with Dan Farrell

The consulting producer of Antiques Roadshow who is also an art appraiser will share his 21 years of experience with producing his show.  A bonus: a brief presentation on antiques weather vanes.

This event is FREE and held at the MBCC.  Please call to register and for more information is available by calling 766-3211.

This program is funded in part with a grant from the Fund for Columbia County, a fund of Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation.

BOOKS, BLOOMS & BRUNCH

May 20th Saturday 9 am – 1 pm

Our original fundraiser.  Blooms – Lots of plants made possible from local producers.  Brunch – a delightful assortment of dishes. Books – also games, music CDs. Children’s activities.  The very Best raffles including a handcrafted quilts made by the Sew ‘n Sews quilting group meeting at the Library.

Everyone is welcome.  Donations of plants can be dropped off at the Library the week previous.

Enriching Life, Increasing Knowledge: Locavore Eating

May 23, Tuesday         10 am – Noon

Mary Nelen of Old Chatham, a writer & photographer who teachers farm to table cooking at Stanton Home in Great Barrington.  She is the author of “Feast or Fascism:Recipes for the Emergency”, to be published in Spring 2017 by Levellers Press.

Event location – Malden Bridge Community Center

Local food“, “local food movement” or “locavores” are a movement which aims to connect food producers and food consumers in the same geographic region, in order to develop more self-reliant and resilient food networks; improve local economies; or to have an impact on the health, environment, community, or society of a particular place. (Wiki)

Get savvy about the concept and benefits of locavore eating. Learn about local grains, break making and experience a cooking demonstration featuring waffles made from local grain.

This event is FREE.  Please call to register and for more information – 766-3211.

This program is funded in part with a grant from the Fund for Columbia County, a fund of Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation.  We are very grateful for their support.

Enriching Life, Increasing Life: Healthy Appetizers

June 6, Tuesday    10 am – Noon

Event location – Malden Bridge Community Center

Maria Cosenza demonstrates making some healthy appetizers.  It will be a fun time preparing these and tasting them.

Please call the Library at 766-3211 for registration.  Events are open to anyone of any town or hamlet, and FREE.

These programs are funded, in part, by a grant from the Fund for Columbia County of the Berkshire Taconic Foundation. We are grateful for their support.