Chess Time


  • August 22, 2022
    4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Open to all ages! For any skill range from beginner to accomplished players. An instructor will be available to answer questions. A Drop-In Event – No Registration Required      Continue reading Chess Time

Member’s Choice Book Group


  • Ty Cobb: A Terrible Beauty by Charles Leerhsen
    August 3, 2022
    4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Join our Member’s Choice Book Group for a lively discussion on titles chosen by the group. This group  typically meets the first Wednesday of each month and is always eager to welcome new people. August Book Pick: Ty Cobb: A Terrible Beauty by Charles Leerhsen. Hard copies are available to pick up at the library. Continue reading Member’s Choice Book Group

Out & About Book Group


  • Cloud Cuckoo Land by Anthony Doerr
    August 24, 2022
    7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

August Book Pick: Cloud Cuckoo Land by Anthony Doerr Hard copies are available to pick up at the library. Digital eBooks and eAudiobooks are available through Libby. Stay tuned for more information about where we plan to be out and about in August!  Continue reading Out & About Book Group

Harry Potter Puzzle Contest


  • July 17, 2022
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Test your knowledge of Harry Potter trivia and add a watery twist to HP’s birthday by diving into our special “Oceans of Possibilities” magical crossword puzzle. Puzzles are available to pick up at the library beginning July 17. Completed puzzles are due back to the library by July 31 (Harry’s b-day) to be entered into Continue reading Harry Potter Puzzle Contest

Mystery Book Discussion


  • The First Eagle by Tony Hillerman
    July 21, 2022
    2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Discuss a mystery novel with fellow mystery lovers. July book pick: The First Eagle by Tony Hillerman. Hard copies are available to borrow at the library. Digital e-Books and e-Audiobooks are available through hoopla. This is an in-person, drop-in program for those who come to the library. A virtual option can be made available; please Continue reading Mystery Book Discussion

Book Chat & Chocolate


  • The Violin Conspiracy by Brendan Slocumb
    July 28, 2022
    7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join the Hudson Valley’s sweetest book group for a lively and fun book discussion. We’re back to in-person meetings! Drop-in event – no registration required. July Book Pick: The Violin Conspiracy by Brendan Slocumb eBooks and eAudiobooks are available on Libby Print books and CDs are available to pick up at the library. Book Synopsis: Continue reading Book Chat & Chocolate

John Singer Sargent: Romance, Drama, & the Visual World – Part 2


  • November 7, 2022
    6:15 pm - 7:30 pm

Janet Mandel, retired art history / world languages & culture instructor, walks program participants through the breadth and depth of American artist John Singer Sargent’s prodigious and masterful output: portraits of the uber-wealthy, European aristocracy & U.S. presidents; gypsies, tramps, street children & laborers; the horrors of war & dazzling landscapes. This is the second Continue reading John Singer Sargent: Romance, Drama, & the Visual World – Part 2

John Singer Sargent: Romance, Drama, & the Visual World – Part 1


  • November 1, 2022
    6:15 pm - 7:30 pm

Janet Mandel, retired art history / world languages & culture instructor, walks program participants through the breadth and depth of American artist John Singer Sargent’s prodigious and masterful output: portraits of the uber-wealthy, European aristocracy & U.S. presidents; gypsies, tramps, street children & laborers; the horrors of war & dazzling landscapes. Because there is so Continue reading John Singer Sargent: Romance, Drama, & the Visual World – Part 1