Thursday, March 12, 2020 - 6:00pm to 7:45pm

Thursday, March 12, 2020 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm

  • 06:30 PM to 08:00 PM
    Contact: Help Desk at 986-1047, ext. 3

    Come to the Library's third puzzle competition!  Teams of up to four people will do their best to complete a 500-piece jigsaw puzzle within a set time period.  Join us for a night of fun!

     

    THIS PROGRAM IS FOR ADULTS AND TEENS IN HIGH SCHOOL. PLEASE CALL THE HELP DESK AT 986-1047, EXT. 3 TO SIGN UP.

    Location:
    AWPL Community Room
    Age Group:
    Adult, Teen
    Call the Help Desk at 845-986-1047, ext. 3 to register as an individual or a team of four!
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Friday, March 13, 2020 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Friday, March 13, 2020 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

Saturday, March 14, 2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

  • 09:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    Have your resume critiqued and your job search questions answered during a 45 minute one-on-one session with career consultant Gregg Knowles.  A $10 deposit is required at the time of in-person registration;  this will be refunded upon completion of the session.

    Location:
    AWPL Board Room
    Age Group:
    Adult
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Saturday, March 14, 2020 - 10:30am to 11:30am

Saturday, March 14, 2020 - 11:30am to 1:30pm

Saturday, March 14, 2020 - 1:30pm to 2:15pm

Sunday, March 15, 2020 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Sunday, March 15, 2020 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm

  • 02:00 PM to 03:30 PM
    Contact: The Help Desk at 986-1047, ext. 3

    Irving Berlin’s music does not have the rhythmic or harmonic complexities of a Gershwin tune.  His music does not have the sly naughtiness of a Cole Porter HitHis shows are no longer the staple of High School and community productions in the same way Rodgers and Hammerstein plays live on.

     

    And yet it is impossible to find a single composer who did more for ‘The American Songbook’ than Irving Berlin.   In many ways he is a victim of his own success - everyone knows “God Bless America,” “I’m Dreaming of a White Christmas,” and “There’s no business like Show Business” - yet because the songs are so ingrained in our culture, many people do not know who wrote them or that they were composed by the same talented man.

     

    Along with a discussion of his amazing personal biography, from penniless refugee to Hollywood and Broadway icon, this talk will also demonstrate, with both recorded and live performance, the elegant and masterful ways in which an Irving Berlin song, such as “White Christmas” or “What will I Do? are crafted with brilliant subtlety.

    Location:
    AWPL Community Room
    Age Group:
    Adult, Teen
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