Teens

Meet the Artists: The Group of Nine

Date: 
Sat, 11/12/2011 - 10:00am - 1:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens
Programmer/Name Contact: 
Meet "The Group of Nine" plein air painters. Their show "From the Adirondacks to Warwick and Beyond" is currently on exhibit in the Gallery on the library's Lower Level. "The Group of Nine" painters include Bruce and Lita Thorne, Neil Granholm, Marylyn Vanderpool and Marge Morales. Join them to discuss their art.
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St. Stephens Civil War Project

Date: 
Sat, 11/12/2011 - 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Age Group: 
Teens
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Hot Sun, Black Dirt: History of the Drowned Lands and Pine Island

Date: 
Sun, 01/15/2012 - 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens

John Ruszkiewicz, president of the Drowned Lands Historical Society, will present facets of the history of the black dirt region and the Pine Island community.  Open to all adult and teen area residents; registration required. In case of snow closure, alternate date will be Jan. 22.  Register below or call the Help Desk

Programmer/Name Contact: 
John Ruszkiewicz 258-4359.
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Warm Memories: A Conversation with New Milford Artist Robert Fletcher

Date: 
Sat, 02/04/2012 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens

Come in out of the cold and enjoy some of the stories behind these wonderful paintings of the Warwick Valley and Orange County area in times past.  Noted for his renderings of rural landscapes, lifestyles, and people, Robert Fletcher will discuss some of the works currently on exhibit in the Community Room, and share a few previews of his upcoming book on the wonderful stories of the late Luther Barrett.

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Astronomy for Everyone: Size & Scale of the Universe

Date: 
Tue, 01/31/2012 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens
Children

Astrophysicist Kevin Manning, a former consultant with NASA, has always been passionate about astronomy, and wants to share the excitement with you!  Over the  1½ - 2 hours, you’ll learn about the size and scale of the universe, the stars, and other celestial wonders using hands-on activities and assorted visuals. Following the presentation, a powerful telescope will be set up outdoors for viewing the craters on the Moon, the rings of Saturn and other beautiful objects in the night sky, weather permitting.

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Meet the Artist: Joanne Kelly

Date: 
Fri, 01/06/2012 - 4:00pm - 7:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens

Join artist Joanne Kelly in the Community Room to discuss her work.  Her  art will be on display in the Community Room and Gallery during the month of January.

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Meet the Artist: Tom Naples

Date: 
Fri, 11/04/2011 - 4:30pm - 7:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens

Photographer Tom Naples will be in the Board Room to discuss his work.

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Library Closed for Catalog System Change/Staff Training

Date: 
Thu, 12/08/2011 - 9:00am - 8:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens
Children

Streamside Native Plants: By the Banks of the Wawayanda Creek

Date: 
Fri, 11/18/2011 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens

Creeks, streams and rivers flow through a variety of landscapes from highly altered urbanized centers to scenic rural lands. Areas next to streams are particularly challenging because of their susceptibility to flooding, scouring and erosion. In this presentation, we will look at native plants as some of our best streamside planting choices, for their ornamental qualities as well as their ability to support biodiversity and protect stream channels.

Programmer/Name Contact: 
Barbara Z. Restaino, RLA, LEED AP
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Book Signing: Wacko Academy by Faith Wilkins

Date: 
Sat, 04/21/2012 - 11:00am - 1:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens

Warwick Valley High School sophomore Faith Wilkins will sign copies of her new book, Wacko Academy. Join us for a reading from the book, a Q & A with the author, as well as a fun contest to win a signed copy!

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