Teens

Teen Cupcake Battle

Date: 
Fri, 05/15/2015 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Age Group: 
Teens

Back by popular demand!  Here's your chance if you missed our first Cupcake Battle. Assemble a team of up to 4 players and be prepared to make some cupcakes!  Teams will compete in three rounds of challenges based on flavor and presentation.

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Teen Matinee: If I Stay

Date: 
Sat, 04/18/2015 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Age Group: 
Teens

On a day that started like any other, Mia Moretz had everything: a loving family, an adoring boyfriend, and a bright future full of music. Suddenly, a family drive on a snowy day changes everything.  In an instant, almost all of that is taken from her.  Caught between life and death, Mia spends one critical day contemplating a future that is now more unknowable than ever.  Is love enough to keep her here?  Tragic but ultimately hopeful, this is a romantic, riveting and uplifting story about music, life and love.

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Job Coaching with Gregg Knowles

Date: 
Sat, 04/18/2015 - 9:00am - 12:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens

Have your resume critiqued or discuss other aspects of your job search during a 45-minute, one-on-one session with Career Consultant Gregg Knowles.  Call the Help Desk at 986-1047, ext.3 to reserve your spot.

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ADK Kayaking Program

Date: 
Thu, 05/07/2015 - 6:30pm - 7:45pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens

Interested in kayaking?  Mid-Hudson Adirondack Mountain Club will present everything you need to know!

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Conversations with Anne - Closing Celebration

Date: 
Thu, 05/14/2015 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens
Children

The Anne Frank Center's signature live drama performance is taken directly from Anne's diary and provides a uniquely personal glimpse into Anne's time in hiding.  Questions and answers with "Anne" will follow the performance.

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The Art of Collage with Diane Ouzoonian

Date: 
Sat, 05/16/2015 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens

Discover the art of collage by creating one.  Use personal photos, magazine clippings and various colored papers.  We will be referring to well-known artists -- Picasso, Gris, Braque and Matisse.

A $5.00 non-refundable fee is due at time of in-person registration at the Help Desk; open enrollment after May 9, 2015.

 


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Reading and Writing with Anne Frank: Exhibit Tour

Date: 
Sat, 03/28/2015 - 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens
Children

Join us for a tour of  Reading and Writing with Anne Frank, a traveling exhibit brought to us by The Anne Frank Center USA. 

* This exhibit is funded by a generous gift from Glenn P. and Susan D. Dickes to the Albert Wisner Public Library Foundation.  This project is made possible with funds from the Decentralization Program, a regrant program of the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Cuomo and the New York State Legislature and administered by Art Mid-Hudson.

Programmer/Name Contact: 
To arrange additional tours for groups of ten or more, please contact Rosemary Cooper at 986-1047, ext. 6; appropriate for ages 10 and up.
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Teen Crafternoon: Nail Art Party

Date: 
Sat, 02/14/2015 - 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Age Group: 
Teens

Learn do-it-yourself methods for nail designs! All materials will be provided, but you are free to bring your own, if you like.

For those of you who loooove our Crafternoons but are not into nail art, come anyway!  I'll bring back the tie dye Sharpie supplies.

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Conversations with Agnes

Date: 
Sun, 04/19/2015 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens

Artist and author Agnes Adler shares her story of  how her experience as a survivor of the horrors of Nazi-occupied Hungary shaped her development as a fine creative artist and wise, compassionate human being.  Some of Agnes's sculpture will be on display in the Library.  She will also share from her published book "On Swallow's Wings: the Personal Journey of Agnes Adler."  Copies of her book will be available for purchase.

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Hidden Poetry Picnic

Date: 
Sat, 04/25/2015 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Age Group: 
Teens

Do you love to write poems? Come to the Hidden Poetry Picnic, the only poetry writing workshop held under a blanket fort.* This year's workshop will be led by local poet Mary Makofske. Bring your poems to share. You'll have the opportunity to workshop your poem for our annual poetry contest, too! Lemonade and other refreshments will be served.

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