The Shoemakers and the Elves with Dancing Hands Puppet Troupe on Friday, December 9th at 6:30 pm

daisy_the_elves_n_t_shoemaker1From the collection of the Brothers Grimm, The Shoemakers and the Elves is a delightful tale of generosity and faithfulness. This familiar story, told with marionettes, is filled with the mystery and the magic of the season. After the performance, children will have an opportunity to make an ornament. Refreshments will be served. For all ages.

Ukulele Jam on Saturday, December 10, 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

ukulele_girl_by_zbyz[1]ukulele_trees1Sing, strum, play! It’s more fun to play in a group. All ages are welcome to our Ukulele Jam, led by Carmen Borgia, singer, songwriter and ukulele player extraordinaire! Check out his website:

A limited number of ukes will be available if you don’t have one.

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Parent/Child Book Detective Club, Saturday, December 10th at 1:00 -2:00 pm


Come play detective! This group is designed for children 5-8 (K-2) and a parent to delve into the amazing world that books offer. We will discuss characters, plot, setting and analyze great stories as a group. Please call 518-392-3666 for more information and to register for this event.

Next Book Detective: Saturday, January 14th at 1:00 pm

CINNAMON BIRD ORNAMENTS on Tuesday, December 6th & December 13th at 3:00 pm

On Tuesday, December 6th, make cinnamon bird ornaments using cinnamon applesauce playdough.

On Tuesday, December 13th, decorate the ornaments with seed beads, glitter & colored sand.

Registration is suggested. Ages 5-9.cinnamon-dough-ornaments-160x1601


Tech Tutors on Thursday, December 15th from 3:15 to 4:30 pm

computer_clipart[1]Tech Tutors are high school students who provide one-on-one help to adults to learn basic computer skills or use their eReader, tablet, or smartphone. Learn how to set up an email account, search the internet, or navigate Facebook or Twitter. Bring your laptop, tablet, phone, reader, or other device with you. Visit the library, or call us at 392-3666, to register for this program.

Next TECH TUTOR: Thursday, January 19th

Open craft: Popsicle Stick Snowman: December 5th to 17th

0491Come in any day, any time and make a Popsicle Stick Snowman.

Pre School Story Hour on Fridays at 10:15 am


Join us for an hour of puzzles, stories, games, and a craft. Sign up for our early literacy program, 1000 Books and kickstart your child’s learning engine.

See you then!

December 2, 9, 16, & 23. There will be no story hour on Dec 30th.


CUDDLE ME STORY TIME on Wednesdays, at 10:30 am!

mom_n_baby_giraffe_by_Darmila[1]Come to the library for CUDDLE ME Story Time. Our program is for Birth to 24 months, a story time designed especially for our youngest patrons with songs, rhymes and stories. 


December 7, 14 &21.

LEGO CLUB on Monday, December 19th at 4:00 pm


lego_minifig_led_flashlight_11Join our new Lego Club, led by Stephanie Teator. What are you going to build? Your only limit is your imagination.

For ages 5 and up.

Open craft: STAR OF DAVID: December 19th to 31st

freeimages_valerie_like_1177063__pipe_cleaner_people_sermon1star_of_david1Come in any time any day, bring a friend, and make a Star of David with pipe cleaners.