News & Events
THE LIBRARY WILL BE CLOSED ON MONDAY, FEBRUARY 19 IN OBSERVANCE OF PRESIDENTS' DAY.* Improv @ AWPL! Acting for a Change Senior Improvisational Theater group invites you to join them on Saturday, February 17 at AWPL for a "Play in a Day" workshop and performance. Director Linda Richmond will lead participants in developing characters and scenarios from imagination and experience to improvise a play. No prior acting experience necessary; no lines to learn! To be an Improv actor and join the workshop, please call Kathleen G. at 986-1047, ext. 5. To attend the 3:00pm performance, register here.
* Chasing Heroin: join us on Friday, February 23 at 7:00pm for a screening of the 2-hour PBS Frontline documentary Chasing Heroin. It tells the stories of individual addicts and illuminates the epidemic's social context, examines shifting U.S. drug policy, and explores what happens when addiction is treated like a public health issue, not a crime. Annie Colonna of the Warwick Valley Prevention Coalition will host this event. Save your seat here now.
* How to Care for Orchids: on Thursday, March 1 at 6:30pm, come meet Margaret Bridge of Black Meadow Flora in Chester, who will discuss the care of common orchids. Learn growing basics and how to get them to re-bloom year after year. Register here today!
* College Scholarships: the Albert Wisner Public Library Foundation is delighted to announce its 12th annual college scholarship essay competition, open to any high school senior who resides in the Warwick Valley Central School District. Please find the topic, guidelines and submission deadline here.