Middleburgh Library Notes for Thursday, April 17, 2014

Get ready to move in this interactive story time designed especially for children 0 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.

Budget vote 

On Tuesday, April 22, from noon to 8 p.m., there will be a budget vote in the community room. Come out and support your library.

Preschool science 

On Wednesday, April 23, at 11 a.m., the library presents Start with Science for preschoolers ages 3 through 5. They will learn about basic science through stories and hands on science activities. Children must be accom- panied by an adult. Registration is required.

Movie On 

Wednesday, April 23, at 1 p.m., join us at the library for our Wednesday matinee; Inside Llewyn Davis rated R. No registration is required and the popcom is free.

Knitting Circle 

On Thursday, April 24, at 7 p.m., join the Knitting Circle’s ladies knit and crochet, embroider and quilt, and more. You can leam 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.

Solomon Northup 

On Saturday, April 26, at 1  of for a presentation on Solomon Northup. In July 1808, Solomon Northup, was born a free man in Minerva, New York.

He was abducted in 1841, held in a slave pen in Washington, DC, and sold into slavery in Louisiana for 12 years.

Native Saratogian, Renee Moore, founded Solomon Northup Day A Celebration of Freedom. She will engage us with her knowledge of the historical events and will discuss the Academy Award winning film and autobiography. Registration is required.

 Solar Works 

On April 27, at 4 p.m., there will be an informational meeting offered by Solar Works Schoharie a community solar initiative helping bring solar power to Schoharie County homes, farms and businesses in the library’s community room. Please use rear entrance.

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