Check Out Our Kids & Teens Page!

We’ve been working hard and have updated our Kids & Teens page!
This page now lists all sorts of program information, upcoming events, museum info, and much more! It even has its own image slider for quick reference about upcoming and important events.
So give it a look, and keep checking back – we’ll be updating it frequently!

Children’s Program Registration

Children’s program registration will begin on Monday, February 24th and run until Saturday, February 29thThe registration will be for Pre-K Storytime and Toddler Time.

Toddler Time is for children ages 18-36 months that can participate with parental assistance. Children and parents will listen to short stories and do a simple craft together. Classes run for 6 weeks. The Monday class is from 11am to 11:30am and will run March 2nd through April 13th. The Tuesday class is from 11am to 11:30am and will run March 3rd through April 14th.

Pre-K Stories is for independent children ages 3-5 years; no parent presence necessary. Children will listen to picture books and do a themed craft. The session runs for 6 weeks.  The Tuesday class is from 1pm to 1:45pm and will run March 3rd through April 14th. The Thursday class is from 11am to 11:45am and will run March 5th through April 16th.

Please click here to register online. You may also give us a call at 845-635-8460 to register by phone, or stop by the library to register in person.

Fandom Friday: The Office

One Friday each month, we’re going to celebrate a different fandom. This month is…The Office! Come to the library on Friday, February 28th at 6pm and talk about your favorite characters, test your knowledge with a trivia contest, and watch some of the best clips from the show. This program is open to all ages, and adults are encouraged to attend.
Registration is required. Please sign up online, give us a call at 845-635-8460, or stop by the library to reserve a spot.

Census Recruitment

The U.S. Census Bureau is recruiting to fill hundreds of thousands of temporary positions across the country to assist with the 2020 Census count. These temporary positions are great for those looking for extra hours/pay, who want to help their community, and be a part of history. Come meet with a recruiter in the front of the library on Saturday, February 29th from 10:30am to 2:30pm. They will have applications and be able to answer any questions you may have.

Dungeons and Dragons

Ever wanted to enter the world of Dungeons and Dragons? Join our new Dungeons and Dragons game night! No previous experience is necessary. New players are welcome to come to the library on the 1st and 3rd Mondays of the month from 6pm to 8pm and learn how to play in a safe, non-judgmental environment! Players must be at least 8 years old, and parents must accompany their children under 11 years of age.
No registration is necessary, just come and play!
Upcoming dates: March 2 and 16, April 6 and 20.

Flash Fiction

Do you love writing fiction? Come to Flash Fiction, our new writing group! At each meeting, participants will be given a writing prompt, write, and share their work with the group. This is not a critique group, but a place where people can come and exercise their creativity! This group will meet on the 2nd Monday of every month from 6:30pm to 8pm. March’s session will meet on Monday the 9th.
Registration for this program is suggested but not required. To sign up please click here, give us a call at 845-635-8460, or stop by the library.

Breaking Down Barriers to Clean Energy

Come and listen to Kris Hrycun from SunCommon at the library on March 10th at 6:30pm to learn all about solar energy! Learn how solar works, what it looks like and the diverse clean energy options available to New Yorkers such as: Community Solar Arrays, Home Energy Storage, Solar Canopies, in addition to residential and commercial roof and ground mount systems.
Registration for this program is required. Please register online, give us a call at 845-635-8460, or stop by the library to sign up.

Family Movie Night: Frozen 2

On Friday, March 13th at 6pm, the library will be showing Frozen 2. We will be showing the movie “drive-in style” and projecting it on the wall in our new meeting space! We ask that you try and arrive a little before 6:00 pm because the rest of the library will be closing at that time. You are welcome to bring small comfy chairs, sleeping bags, or other cozy seating. Popcorn will be served!
Registration for this program is required. Please register online, give us a call at 845-635-8460, or stop by the library to sign up.

Hiking 101

On Tuesday, March 17th at 6:30pm, Eric Harvey, a representative of the Adirondack Mountain Club will be at the library to talk about Hiking 101! Hiking 101 is for people with little or no previous experience who are interested in hiking. Topics to be discussed will include planning a trip, clothing to wear, and gear to bring along. Questions will be encouraged.
Registration for this program is required. Please register online, give us a call at 845-635-8460, or stop by the library to sign up.

Adult Movie Screening: A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood

On Friday, March 20th at 6pm, the library will be showing A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood. Lloyd Vogel is an investigative journalist who receives an assignment to profile Fred Rogers, aka Mr. Rogers. He approaches the interview with skepticism, as he finds it hard to believe that anyone can have such a good nature. But Roger’s empathy, kindness and decency soon chips away at Vogel’s jaded outlook on life, forcing the reporter to reconcile with his own painful past.
Registration for this program is required. Please register online, give us a call at 845-635-8460, or stop by the library to sign up.