Today, Thursday, Oct. 23, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., the Dr. Best House Paranormal Investigation Evidence Reveal and Lecture will be at 323 Main Street, Middleburgh.

Lecture and evidence reveal presented by Tri-City New York Paranormal Society and the Middleburgh Library Association.  The cost is $5 per person (walk ins welcome).  

Author talk

On Saturday Oct. 25, at 1 p.m., join us for a discussion of Ghost Detective with author Michael J. Worden. He is a police detective and seasoned ghost investigator with an entertaining perspective on the paranormal. Worden will be delving into some of his most interesting, and sometimes terrifying cases. Ghost Detective is focused on his experiences as a paranormal investigator.  Worden will have copies of his books available for sale at the program.  Registration is required.

5K run

On Saturday, Oct. 25, at 9 a.m., the Zombie Run 5K sponsored by the Middleburgh Library Association will take place. The run starts and ends at NY Power Authority Visitor’s Center, 1378 NY Route 30, N. Blenheim. 
Register at Active.com keyword Blenheim.

Run (for your life) is not a timed event, but rather a survived event.  Adult runners fee is $35, under 18 runners are $25, Zombie (must be 16 and older) are $25.

Cooking by the Book

On Monday, Oct. 27 at 6:30 p.m. join us for Cooking by the Book. Every other month, a selection of cookbooks will be chosen based around a specific cuisine, area of the world, or theme, and will be at the circulation desk for you to borrow. You pick a recipe that piques your interest (or taste buds). Sign up online and to tell us which recipe you are making so we don't have duplicates. You can also register in the library at the circulation desk.  Prepare your recipe, and bring it to the meeting to share with your neighbors. It's that simple.

This program is open to adults, teens, seniors, and families. Registration is required. 

Story time

On Tuesday, Oct. 28 at 10:45 a.m., get ready to move in this interactive story time designed especially for children up to age five and their caregivers. We'll read books, sing songs, recite fingerplays, dance, and watch a short movie based on a weekly theme. No registration is required. 

Mahjong

On Tuesday, Oct. 28 at 1 p.m., adults are invited to come learn the game of Mahjong.  No experience is necessary. Just a willingness to learn and have fun. No registration is required.

Kundalini Yoga

On Wednesday, Oct. 29, at 5 p.m., join us for Kundalini Yoga. This program involves repetitive movements with the breath, building strength, toning the nerves, and clearing the adrenal glands. Wear comfortable clothing and bring two blankets or a mat and blanket. A $5 donation is requested. Please use the back entrance when entering the building.  No registration is required.

Wednesday matinee

On Wednesday, Oct 29, at 1 p.m., join us at the library for a showing of Godzilla rated PG-13.

The world's most famous monster is pitted against malevolent creatures that bolstered by humanity's scientific arrogance, threaten our very existence. No registration is required.  Free popcorn, too.

Knitting Circle

On Thursday, Oct. 30, at 7 p.m., the friendly ladies knit and crochet, embroider and quilt, and more. Drop in anytime. No registration is required.  

For more information, see our website at www.middleburghlibrary.info.

On Sept. 30, at 10:45 a.m., join us at the Middleburgh Library for drop in story time, Tuesday mornings. Get ready to move in this interactive story time designed especially for children newborn to age five and their caregivers. We'll read books, sing songs, recite fingerplays, dance, and watch a short movie based on a weekly theme. No registration is required. 

Mahjong mania

On Tuesday, Sept. 30, at 1 p.m., men and women are invited to come learn the game of Mahjong at the library.  No experience is necessary; just a willingness to learn and have fun. No registration is necessary.

Movie

On Wednesday, Oct. 1, at 1 p.m., join us for the Wednesday matinee showing of Noah rated PG 13.  No registration is required and the popcorn is free.

Kundalini Yoga

On Wednesday, Oct. 1, at 5 p.m., join us for Kundalini Yoga. Kundalini Yoga involves repetitive movements with the breath, building strength, toning the nerves, and clearing the adrenal glands.  Wear comfortable clothing and bring two blankets or a mat and blanket. A $5 donation is requested. Please use the back entrance when entering the building.  No registration is required

Knitting Circle

On Thursday, Oct. 2, at 7 p.m., the friendly ladies knit and crochet, embroider and quilt, and more. You can learn a new skill here or share your own special talents with others or just craft in the company of friends. Drop in anytime. No registration is required.  

Author visit

On Saturday, Oct. 4, at 1 p.m., join us for an author reading and book signing by Donna Brodie VanHorn a local author.

Concert

On Wednesday, Oct. 8, at 7 p.m., Nancy Tucker blends comedy, guitar instrumentals, and moving songs of human experience in her shows for people of all ages.  Tickets are available at the door.  A $10 donation is suggested. Please use back entrance.

 

For more information on events, see our website at www.middleburghlibrary.info.

On Sept. 23, at 10:45 a.m., join us at the Middleburgh Library for drop in story time, Tuesday mornings. Get ready to move in this interactive story time designed especially for children newborn to age five and their caregivers. We'll read books, sing songs, recite fingerplays, dance, and watch a short movie based on a weekly theme. No registration is required. 

Mahjong mania

On Tuesday, Sept. 23, at 1 p.m., men and women are invited to come learn the game of Mahjong at the library.  No experience is necessary; just a willingness to learn and have fun. No registration is necessary.

Preschool science

On Sept. 24, at 11 a.m. join us for Start with Science. This program is for preschoolers ages three to five. They will learn about basic science through stories and hands on science activities. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is required.

Climate change

On Thursday, Sept. 25, from 7 to 8 p.m., Stephen Pekar, a geology professor at Queens College, will discuss climate change. He has been
investigating past climate and oceanographic changes during times (16-45 million years ago) when CO2 was as high as what is predicted for this century (500-1000 ppm). As CO2 is rising rapidly today, which is predicted to be like putting our climate on a “hot plate”, exploring these times for him is like “Looking Back to Our Future”.

Knitting Circle

On Thursday, Sept. 25, at 7 p.m., the friendly ladies knit and crochet, embroider and quilt, and more. You can learn a new skill here or share your own special talents with others or just craft in the company of friends. Drop in anytime. No registration is required.  

For more information, see our website at www.middleburghlibrary.info.

On Tuesday, Sept. 16, at 1 p.m., men and women are invited to come learn the game of Mahjong at the Middleburgh Library.  No experience is necessary; just a willingness to learn and have fun. No registration is necessary.

Book discussion

On Tuesday, Sept. 16, at 7 p.m., join us to discuss An Inconvenient Wife by Megan Chance.  Books are available to borrow from the information desk.

Kundalini Yoga

On Wednesday, Sept. 17, at 5 p.m., join us for Kundalini Yoga. Kundalini Yoga involves repetitive movements with the breath, building strength, toning the nerves, and clearing the adrenal glands.  Wear comfortable clothing and bring two blankets or a mat and blanket. A $5 donation is requested. Please use the back entrance when entering the building.  No registration is required

Knitting Circle

On Thursday, Sept. 18, at 7 p.m., the friendly ladies knit and crochet, embroider and quilt, and more. You can learn a new skill here or share your own special talents with others or just craft in the company of friends. Drop in anytime. No registration is required.  

Climate change

On Thursday, Sept. 25, from 7 to 8 p.m., Stephen Pekar, a geology professor at Queens College, will discuss climate change. He has been
investigating past climate and oceanographic changes during times (16-45 million years ago) when CO2 was as high as what is predicted for this century (500-1000 ppm). As CO2 is rising rapidly today, which is predicted to be like putting our climate on a “hot plate”, exploring these times for him is like “Looking Back to Our Future”.

For more information, see our website at www.middleburghlibrary.info.

By Anne LaMont

On Saturday, Sept. 6 from 9 a.m. to noon join us at the Middleburgh Library for an opportunity to clean out your gardens and sell your extra bounty. Space is $15. Table rental is $5 or you can bring your own. This is a great opportunity for kids to learn about Farm to Fork, local commerce, and building a sense of community. Sign up for your table at the library or call 827-5142 to reserve a table.

Birthday Carnival Bash

On Saturday, Sept. 6, from 4 to 7 p.m., the community will be celebrating the Middleburgh Library's 82nd birthday, and you’re invited. There will be a small petting zoo, hot dogs, cotton candy, snow cones, popcorn, Mr. Ding-a-Ling's ice cream truck, Sparky the dog, a dunking booth, games and music!

This is a low-cost family-friendly event.  The library is located at 323 Main St., Middleburgh. Check us out on Facebook!

Board meets

On Monday, Sept. 8, at 6:30 p.m., the board of trustees meet. Our meetings are open to the public.  Please join us.

Mahjong Mania

On Tuesday, Sept. 9, at 1 p.m., Men and women are invited to come learn the game of Mahjong.  No experience is necessary; just a willingness to learn and have fun.  No registration is necessary.

Doodlebugs

On Wednesday, Sept. 10, at 11 a.m., join us for preschool art exploration. Doodlebugs is preschool art exploration for little ones and their caregivers.  Appropriate for ages two and up.  Registration is required. 

Knitting Circle

On Thursday, Sept. 11, at 7 p.m., the friendly ladies knit and crochet, embroider and quilt, and more. You can learn a new skill here or share your own special talents with others or just craft in the company of friends. Drop in anytime. No registration is required.  

Concert

On Thursday, Sept. 11, at 7 p.m., our concert series features Martyn Joseph, with Shades of Springsteen, John Mayer, Bruce Cockburn and Dave Matthews.

Fly tying

On Saturday, Sept. 13, at 11 a.m., we will have Introduction to Fly Tying with Creekside Sports. Young people who enjoy the outdoors and especially fishing will want to register for this introduction to the art of fly tying taught by the experts from Creekside Sports. For kids age eight and up.  Registration is required. 

For more information on events, see our website at www.middleburghlibrary.info.

 

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