Upcoming Events

Thursday, May 29, 2014 - 6:30pm - 7:45pm

Friday, May 30, 2014 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

  • 07:00 PM - 08:00 PM
    Contact: Help Desk @ 986-1047, ext. 3 or warref@rcls.org

    Kuchipudi is a classical dance from southern India known for its graceful movements and strong narrative character.  Join us for an interactive workshop by a prominent danseuse, Sahana Natesan, who will demonstrate the techniques and gestures of this art form while performing a dance from the Kuchipudi repertoire.

    *This project is made possible with funds from the Decentralization Program, a re-grant program of the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature and administered by Arts Mid-Hudson.  This project is also funded with support from the Albert Wisner Public Library Foundation.

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Saturday, May 31, 2014 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm

  • 02:00 PM - 04:00 PM
    Contact: Help Desk @ 986-1047, ext. 3 or warref@rcls.org

    Join Tommy Tcheng and Kaina Quenga for an authentic Hawaiian cultural experience that will include puppetry, storytelling, ukulele, songs and maybe even some surfing!

    This is an outdoor performance please bring a lawn chair.  There is unlimited seating.  In case of inclement weather the program will be held in the Community Room.  Seating in the Community Room will be limited to the first 80 on the registration list.

    *This project is made possible with funds from the Decentralization Program, a re-grant program of the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature and administered by Arts Mid-Hudson.  This project is also funded with support from the Albert Wisner Public Library Foundation

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    Children
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Sunday, June 1, 2014 - 1:00pm - 4:00pm

  • 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM

    So you have a favorite poem?  Come share that poem with us on Sunday, June 1.  Local poet Jim Kenny will host the event, which is based on the "Favorite Poem Project" created by former Poet Laureate Robert Pinsky.  We ask that you choose poems by Walt Whitman, Emily Dickinson, Shakespeare, etc.  Every reader is allotted five minutes to read and explain why that poem is their favorite. 

    Readers are required to register.   Please submit your name, chosen poem and its author to Jim Kenny either by email, jqkenny@hotmail.com, or by text message to 845.401.1016. 

    Please come and enjoy an afternoon of great poetry!

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Monday, June 2, 2014 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Tuesday, June 3, 2014 - 10:00am - 1:00pm

Tuesday, June 3, 2014 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Tuesday, June 3, 2014 - 5:30pm - 7:30pm

Tuesday, June 3, 2014 - 6:00pm - 7:45pm