Adult

Transformation Art with Mavis Alexander

Date: 
Fri, 04/20/2012 - 6:30pm - 7:45pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens

Learn how altered books become "works of art." Each participant with transform a used book into a sculpture. All materials supplied, just bring your imagination!

Programmer/Name Contact: 
Mavis Alexander (845) 344-1251 mavis_alexander02@hotmail.com
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Cooking Demonstration and Cookbook Sale

Date: 
Sat, 03/10/2012 - 9:00am - 3:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult

Join chefs from local restaurants for cooking demonstrations and purchase gently-used cookbooks from the Friends and Bookends shop. 

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Friends of the Library Children's Book Sale

Date: 
Sat, 05/12/2012 - 9:00am - 3:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens
Children

Follow the Yellow Brick Road...to the Children's Book Sale!

On Saturday, May 12, 2012, the Friends of the Library will host a children's book sale on the lower level of the Library from 9:00am to 3:00pm.  In addition to shopping for gently-used books, children will  enjoy the other activities planned.  They can meet the cast members of Sanfordville Elementary School's production of The Wizard of Oz, watch The Wizard of Oz movie and have their faces painted!

Programmer/Name Contact: 
Colleen Larsen
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Book Discussion - "The History of Love" by Nicole Krauss

Date: 
Tue, 03/06/2012 - 6:30pm - 7:45pm
Age Group: 
Adult

Join us for a discussion of this extraordinary book which was inspired by the author's four grandparents and by a pantheon of authors whose work is haunted by loss—Bruno Schulz, Franz Kafka, Isaac Babel, and more. It is truly a history of love: a tale brimming with laughter, irony, passion, and soaring imaginative power. 



 
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Friends of the Library Meeting

Date: 
Wed, 02/08/2012 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult
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Pope Joan Book Discussion

Date: 
Wed, 03/28/2012 - 6:30pm - 7:45pm
Age Group: 
Adult

Book discussion of Pope Joan led by Allison Petrus-Wilkins

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Anita Page Book Signing

Date: 
Wed, 02/29/2012 - 6:30pm - 7:45pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens

Local author Anita Page will sign her book "Damned If You Don't", a dark traditional mystery set in the Catskill Mountains.

Page's short stories have appeared in numerous anthologies, ezines and print journals.  She received a Derringer Award from the Short Mystery Fiction Society in 2010 for her short story, "Twas the Night".

 

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Midseason in Your Garden with Gar Wang

Date: 
Sat, 06/16/2012 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult

The focus of this lecture will be on plants that thrive during the hot months of summer.  Mulch, water management, pest control, and organic fertilization will be discussed.

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Spring Planting in your Garden with Gar Wang

Date: 
Sat, 04/14/2012 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens

In the first of two lectures, Gar Wang will discuss soil preparation, transplanting techniques, and succession planting.  The focus will be on spring activities in the garden

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Public Hearing on Proposed Library Budget 2012/2013

Date: 
Tue, 03/27/2012 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult
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