Adult

Stained Glass for Beginners

Date: 
Mon, 04/04/2016 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens

Instructors Don Santarpia and Russell Brust will guide students through the process of creating a stained glass project chosen from two designs.  Skills will include pattern cutting, glass cutting, foiling and soldering.

A $10 registration fee is required at the time of in-person registration; this fee will be returned upon completion of the course.  Space is very limited.

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"A Midsummer Night's Dream" - The Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival

Date: 
Fri, 04/01/2016 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens

Shakespeare’s magical comedy about a madcap evening where three stories collide when four young lovers, a jealous fairy king and his queen along with a group of aspiring young actors all find themselves in the woods.  Is it real?  Is it all just a dream? You'll have to wait and find out!

Performed by the Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival group.  Seating is limited, and registration is necessary.

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Non-Fiction Book Club discusses "The Liberator" by Alex Kershaw

Date: 
Tue, 02/02/2016 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult

Written with Alex Kershaw's trademark narrative drive and vivid immediacy, The Liberator traces the remarkable battlefield journey of maverick U.S. Army officer Felix Sparks through the Allied liberation of Europe—from the first landing in Italy to the final death throes of the Third Reich.

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The Heroic Age of Diving: Author Talk

Date: 
Sun, 04/10/2016 - 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens

Local author Jerry Kuntz will discuss the development of deepwater diving and salvage diving before the Civil War - focusing primarily on activity in the Hudson River and the Great Lakes - which is the subject of his new book, "The Heroic Age of Diving." Central to this topic is the legendary story of diver John B. Green and his efforts from 1852-1856 to recover an American Express Company safe full of gold from a shipwrecked steamer in the deepest part of Lake Erie.

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Library Stitchers

Date: 
Thu, 01/07/2016 - 6:00pm - 7:45pm
Age Group: 
Adult

Knit, socialize, and share your techniques with others; non-instructional.

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Library Stitchers

Date: 
Thu, 01/07/2016 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult

Knit, socialize, and share your techniques with others.  Non-instructional.

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Tuesday Evening Book Group

Date: 
Tue, 01/12/2016 - 6:00pm - 7:45pm
Age Group: 
Adult
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Pie Workshop with Noble Pies - Something Savory

Date: 
Thu, 03/10/2016 - 6:30pm - 7:45pm
Age Group: 
Adult

Leslie Noble of Noble Pies will show you how to make a savory chicken mushroom pot pie from scratch.  She will demonstrate mixing pie dough, rolling out a crust, making pie filling and covering the pie.  During the demonstration, tips will be given on choosing ingredients for pie dough and pie filling, choosing kitchen tools and improving baking outcomes.  Different decorationg techniques for pies will be discussed, followed by a question-and-answer session. 

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Pie Workshop with Noble Pies - Something Sweet

Date: 
Thu, 03/03/2016 - 6:30pm - 7:45pm
Age Group: 
Adult

Leslie Noble of Noble Pies will show you how to make an apple pie from scratch.  She will demonstrate mixing pie dough, rolling out a crust, making pie filling and covering the pie.  During the demonstration, tips will be given on choosing ingredients for pie dough and pie filling, choosing kitchen tools and improving baking outcomes.  Different decorationg techniques for pies will be discussed followed by a Q & A.

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Sustainable World Book Club discusses "Our Stolen Future" by Theo Colborn

Date: 
Tue, 01/19/2016 - 11:00am - 1:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult

A critically important book that forces us to ask new questions about the synthetic chemicals that we have spread across this earth.

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