Albert Wisner Public Library

News & Events

  • * Whose Dream Is This?  on Sunday, April 22 at 2:00pm, please attend a performance by teen members of the Warwick Actor Training School, presenting a lively, fun enactment of stories and fables from around the world!  Fifteen tales from England, India, Zimbabwe, Philippines, Japan, Malawi, China - as well as from Aesop and Buddhism - provide an hour of surprise and insight.  Presented as classic Story Theater, the actors personify everything — from people and animals to the elements, the stars and even the sky.  There is something here for everyone of every age — anyone who enjoys a good story.  Register here today.

    * Myths and Realities of United States Immigration:  on Tuesday, April 24 at 6:30pm, please join Laura Garcia, Racial Justice Program Manager for the YWCA, for a look at U.S. immigration policy. The presentation will include discussion of key dates in American immigration legal history, the process to come to this country, and the myths and realities of U.S. immigration. The goal is to provide balanced insight.  Register here today.

    * Mindfulness:  this course includes an in-depth exploration of mindfulness of the body as a path toward calm and connection to ourselves and others.  Classes include guided meditation practice, questions-and-answers and optional homework. Two classes remain. Register for each individuallyMay 1at 6:00pm; May 15 at 6:00pm
    * Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival on the River Birch Patio:  on Sunday, May 6, please join us at 12:30pm as we dedicate and celebrate the newly-opened River Birch Patio with music and refreshments.  At 2:00pm, the Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival will perform Hamlet on the patio.  Outside seating is unlimited (please bring a lawn chair or blanket) but registration is required.  In case of rain, the performance will be held indoors and the first 80 registrants will be seated. 
    * This performance is made possible by a generous gift to the AWPL Foundation from Glenn P. and Susan D. Dickes.*

Today's Events

Sunday, April 22, 2018 -
2:00pm to 3:45pm

Upcoming Events

Monday, April 23, 2018 -
1:00pm to 3:30pm

Monday, April 23, 2018 -
1:30pm to 2:15pm

Monday, April 23, 2018 -
3:30pm to 7:30pm