On Monday, April 27, at 6:30 p.m., join us at the Middleburgh Library for an evening of creativity as you learn how to make your own jewelry by stringing beads. Create a necklace, earrings, bracelet, or all three. No experience necessary, and all materials will be provided. Children over the age of 10 are welcome with a parent.   Registration is required.

Story time

On Tuesday, April 28, at 10:45 a.m., join us at the library for drop in story time. 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.

Mahjong

On Tuesday, April 28, at 1 p.m., at the library, 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.

Book discussion

On Tuesday, April 28, at 7 p.m., join us to discuss “The New Jim Crow” by Michelle Alexander. This book challenges the civil rights community, and all of us, to place mass incarceration at the forefront of a new movement for racial justice in America. This discussion will be facilitated by local folk performer and educator, Kim Harris. No registration is required. Books may be picked up at the information desk.

Voting held

 On Tuesday, April 28, from noon to 8 p.m., voting on the proposed library budget and trustee will be held. The vote is open to qualified voters in the Middleburgh Central School District. Voters will decide on a proposed public library budget of $122,500, which represents an increase of $7,000 or 6 percent from last year. Under New York State Education Law, public library funding is collected by the school district in which the library is located and then forwarded to the library. Public libraries are totally independent of the school district in which they are located.

Wednesday movie

On Wednesday, April 29, at 1 p.m., the library will show the movie “The Imitation Game” This movie is based on the real life story of legendary cryptanalyst Alan Turing. The film portrays the nail-biting race against time by Turing and his brilliant team of code-breakers at Britain's top-secret Government Code and Cypher School at Bletchley Park, during the darkest days of World War II. 

Please note that this film is rated PG-13. No registration is required and the popcorn is free.

Kundalini Yoga

On Wednesday, April 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

Knitting Circle

On Thursday, April 30, at 7 p.m., the friendly ladies knit and crochet, embroider and quilt, and more. You can learn a new skill here, 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 on events, see our website at www.middleburghlibrary.info.

On Tuesday, April 7, at 10:45 a.m., join us at the Middleburgh Library for drop in story time. 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. 

Mahjong

On Tuesday, April 7, at 1 p.m., at the library, 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.

Budget hearing

On Tuesday, April 7 from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. there will be a public hearing on the 2015 proposed library budget.

Doodlebugs

On Wednesday, April 8, at 11 a.m., and every second Wednesday of the month, the library will offer Doodlebugs a preschool art exploration for little ones and their caregivers. This program is appropriate for ages two and up.  Registration is required.

Movie

On Wednesday, April 8, at 1 p.m., join us at the library for the Wednesday Matinee showing of “Interstellar” rated PG-13.  In the near future, Earth has been devastated by drought and famine, causing a scarcity in food and extreme changes in climate. When humanity is facing extinction, a mysterious rip in the space-time continuum is discovered, giving mankind the opportunity to widen its lifespan.

Knitting Circle

On Thursday, April 9, at 7 p.m., the friendly ladies knit and crochet, embroider and quilt, and more. You can learn a new skill here, share your own special talents with others or just craft in the company of friends. Drop in anytime. No registration is required.

Board meets

On Monday, April 13, at 6:30 p.m., the library’s board of trustees will meet. This meeting is open to the public. Please join us.

Public hearing

On Tuesday, April 14, from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m., there will be a public hearing on the 2015 proposed library budget.

 

Concert

On Tuesday, April 14, at 7 p.m., join us for a Rod MacDonald concert. From the moment he begins to sing he grabs his audiences and doesn't let go.

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 Tuesday, March 31, at 10:45 a.m., join us at the Middleburgh Library for drop in story time. 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, March 31, at 1 p.m., at the library, 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, April 1, 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

Knitting Circle

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

For added programs, visit our website at www.middleburghlibrary.info.

On Tuesday, March 31, at 10:45 a.m., join us at the Middleburgh Library for drop in story time. 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, March 31, at 1 p.m., at the library, 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, April 1, 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

Knitting Circle

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

For added programs, visit our website at www.middleburghlibrary.info.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

On Tuesday, March 24, at 10:45 a.m., join us at the Middleburgh Library for drop in story time. 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. 

Mahjong

On Tuesday, March 24, at 1 p.m., at the library, 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.

Start with Science:

Preschool Science

Exploration

On Wednesday, March 25, at 11 a.m. preschoolers’ age’s three to five will learn about basic science through stories and hands on science activities. Children must be accompanied by an adult, and registration is required.

Movie

On Wednesday, March 25, at 1 p.m., join us for the Wednesday Matinee showing of “The theory of Everything rated PG 13.

Beginning Tai Chi

On Thursday, March 26, at 10 a.m., join us for Beginning Tai Chi. Basic Sun style Tai Chi will be taught in a six-week session.  Please wear comfortable, loose fitting clothing. A $5 donation per class is required and registration is required. This class started on March 19.

Advanced Tai Chi

On Thursday, March 26, at 11 a.m., join us for Advanced Tai Chi for Health & Fitness. Advanced Sun style Tai Chi will be taught in this six-week session.  You must have completed the beginner class to register for this class.  Please wear comfortable, loose fitting clothing.  A $5 donation per class is required and registration is required. This class started on March 19. 

Knitting Circle

On Thursday, March 26, at 7 p.m., the friendly ladies knit and crochet, embroider and quilt, and more. You can learn a new skill here, 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, March 26, at 7 p.m., join us at the library for  a concert by Mist Covered Mountain. Mist Covered Mountains are masterful Celtic roots musicians based out of New England.  Three-part harmonies, virtuoso fiddling, and finger-style guitar set them apart and they ably set the stage for each song, from Celtic melancholy to fiddling frenzy. Tickets are available at the door.  A $10 donation is suggested.  Please use back entrance.

Dinner

and a movie

On Friday, March 27, at 5:30 p.m., the library will show the movie “Unbroken” This is about the life of Louis Zamperini, an Olympic athlete who joined the armed forces during World War II, only to be captured by the Japanese navy after a plane crash in the Pacific.

The library will provide pizza, salad, and drinks and you bring a dessert or snack to share.  Please note that this film is rated PG-13 and is unsuitable for young children.  Please use back entrance.  Registration is required.

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

 

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