Middleburgh Library Notes for Friday, January 3, 2014

On Wednesday, Jan. 8, at 1 p.m., the Middleburgh Library will show The Way Way Back rated PG-13. Shy 14-year-old Duncan goes on summer vacation with his mother, her overbearing boyfriend, and her boyfriend’s daughter. Having a rough time fitting in, Duncan finds an unexpected friend in Owen, manager of the Water Wizz water park. No registration is required and the popcorn is free.

Reading by local play write

On Wednesday, Jan. 8, at 7 p.m., join us at the library for a reading of local play write Phil Potok’s newest play Heir Apparent.  It is the story of two late 50s something brothers dealing with co-executorship of their late father’s estate.  While going through paperwork more is revealed than they bargained for. Tickets are available at the door.  A $10 donation is suggested.  Please use back entrance.

Kundalini Yoga

On Wednesday, Jan. 8 , from 5 to 6:15 p.m., join us for Kundalini Yoga. This program is facilitated by Debra Krol and 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. Use the back entrance when entering the building. No registration is required.

Knitting Circle

On Thursday, Jan. 9, at 7 p.m. at the library the ladies (men are welcome, but we have not seen any yet!) of the Knitting Circle 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.

Wellness fair

On Saturday, Jan. 11, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., the library will be hosting its first ever wellness fair. We will have over 20 vendors available all day with a ton of information on healthy eating, smoking cessation, exercise and mental health. Join us for demonstrations, samples and giveaways. There will also be a drawing to benefit the library with many health related prizes. There will be something for everyone.


On Jan. 14, at 7 p.m., join us at the library for a concert by Zachary Stevenson. Stevenson has played leading roles in Urinetown, Assassins, Hair, Hank Williams: The Show He Never Gave, The Ballad of Phil Ochs and led seven productions of the Buddy Holly Story from Ontario to Vancouver. He will be singing songs of Phil Ochs and Buddy Holly as well as some of his own music.  Tickets are available at the door. A $10 donation is suggested.  Please use back entrance.

For more information, visit our web site at www.middleburghlibrary.info.