On Monday, Dec. 19 at 2 p.m. join us for the adult coloring club. Come and experience the latest trend in relaxation, adult coloring books. Coloring pages designed especially for adults as well as colored pencils will be provided. This will be a recurring program. We will meet every third Monday of the month at 2 p.m. Registration is required.  

Story time

On Tuesday, Dec. 20 at 10:45 a.m. get ready to move in this interactive story time designed especially for children up to age 5 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, Dec. 20, at 1 p.m. men and women are invited to the library for a get together in the community room to play Mahjong. Don't know how to play? They will teach you how. No problem. No registration is required.

 Insight meditation

On Tuesday, Dec. 20 at 5:15 p.m. join us for a simple group Zazen meditation practice.  All are welcome. No registration is required.

Book discussion

On Tuesday, Dec. 20 at 7 p.m. join us for a discussion of "In the Dark, Dark, Wood" by Ruth Ware.   What should be a cozy and fun-filled weekend deep in the English countryside takes a sinister turn in Ruth Ware's suspenseful, compulsive, and darkly twisted debut psychological thriller. Books may be picked up at the circulation desk. No registration required.

Discovery Wednesdays

On Wednesday, Dec. 21, at 11 a.m. join Miss Doreen as she welcomes children ages 3 to 6 to her story time. Lots of fun with stories, songs, fingerplays and a craft.  No registration required.

Wednesday matinee

On Wednesday, Dec. 21 at 1 p.m. come enjoy a movie and free popcorn. The movie is  "Into the White" rated PG-13.  In World War II, the German pilots Lieutenant Horst Schopis, Josef Schwartz and Wolfgang Strunk crash their airplane in the wilderness of Norway after shooting down a British airplane. They walk through a snow storm until they reach shelter in an abandoned hunter cabin. Soon the British pilot Captain Charles P. Davenport and the gunner Robert Smith arrive in the cabin and they become prisoners of the German pilots. However, after the initial friction between the enemies, they realize that they should team-up to survive in the wilderness in the beginning of an improbable friendship. No registration required.

 Knitting circle

On Thursday, Dec. 22 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.  

On Friday, Dec. 9 from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Middleburgh is dashing into the spirit of the holidays again with a blizzard of excitement for Miracle on Main Street. This Charles Dickens-like event grows with each passing year not only in the hearts of our community but from afar as well.  

The merriment has spread over the years to include businesses on Wells Avenue, Railroad Avenue, Chestnut and Clauverwie along with Main Street. There are many, many free offerings including a selfies with Santa, horse drawn wagon rides, bell choir, cloggers and stories, live animals, caroling and a special treat, Santa's live reindeer! We're thrilled to be able to invite Santa's reindeer back to the Dr. Best Museum again this year. Please come and join us.

Inside the Middleburgh Library at 5:30 p.m. enjoy the Gilboa-Conesville Central School Cheerleaders, at 6 p.m. Middleburgh’s Ecumenical Bell Choir, at 6:30 p.m. Depot Lane Singers, 7 p.m. Fiddlin’ Fr. Peter and Puppets, and at 7:30 p.m. Stories with Jim Spencer.  Outside the library at  5:30 p.m. the Middleburgh Central School Choir, 6 pm.m Cub Scouts,  at 6:15 p.m. Gilboa-Conesville Central School Cheerleaders,  at 6:30 p.m. Girl Scouts, and at  7 p.m. All carolers welcome to come and cheer.  This line-up maybe subject to change.

Board meets

On Monday, Dec. 12 at 6:30 p.m. there is a board of trustees meeting. This meeting is open to the public. Please use the back entrance.

On Tuesday, Dec. 13 at 10:45 a.m. get ready to move in this interactive story time designed especially for children up to age 5 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.

Insight meditation

On Tuesday, Dec. 13 at 5:15 p.m. join us for a simple group Zazen meditation practice.  All are welcome. No registration is required.

Discovery Wednesday

On Wednesday, Dec. 14 at 11 p.m. you never know what Miss Andrea will come up with in her discovery Wednesday.  Art, science, stories, and more in this interactive program for ages 3 and up and their caregivers. Registration Required.

 Movie

On Dec. 14 at 1 p.m. join us for a Wednesday matinee. The popcorn is free.

Kundalini Yoga  

On Wednesday, Dec. 14  at 5 p.m. join us for Kundalini Yoga. It 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.

Concert

On Wednesday, Dec. 14 at 7 p.m. enjoy Scott, Sarah & Pat — Sloop Clearwater friends sing songs of the Hudson River, Pete Seeger, the environment, and just plain fun. This event is made possible (in part) with public funds from the Decentralization Program and the New York State Council on the Arts, administered through the Community Arts Grants Program by the Greene County Council on the Arts.  Tickets are available at the door. A $10 donation is suggested. Please use back entrance.

On Tuesday, Dec. 6 at 10:45 a.m. get ready to move in this interactive story time designed especially for children up to age 5 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, Dec. 6, at 1 p.m. men and women are invited to the library for a get together in the community room to play Mahjong. Don't know how to play? They will teach you how. No problem. No registration is required.

 Insight meditation

On Tuesday, Dec. 6 at 5:15 p.m. join us for a simple group Zazen meditation practice.  All are welcome. No registration is required.  

Discovery Wednesdays

On Wednesday, Dec. 7  at 11 a.m. join Miss Doreen as she welcomes children ages 3 to 6 to her story time. Lots of fun with stories, songs, fingerplays and a craft.  No registration required.

Movie

On Dec. 7 at 1 p.m. join us for a Wednesday matinee. The popcorn is free.

Cookbook challenge

On Dec. 7 at 5:30 p.m. join us for the cookbook challenge. The holiday season is here and what better time to check out some of our newest cookbooks? Check one out or copy a recipe that you would like to make. This month we'll be focusing on appetizers or finger foods - perfect for a holiday gathering. On Dec. 7 we'll get together for a potluck where we'll share our creations. The only requirement is that you let us know which cookbook your recipe came from and what it is called. The library will provide drinks.  Registration is required.

Knitting circle

On Thursday, Dec. 8 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 on events, see our website at www.middleburghlibrary.info.

 

On Tuesday, Nov. 29 at 10:45 a.m. get ready to move in this interactive story time designed especially for children up to age 5 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, Nov. 29, at 1 p.m. men and women are invited to the library for a get together in the community room to play Mahjong. Don't know how to play? They will teach you how. No problem. No registration is required.

 Insight meditation

On Tuesday, Nov. 29 at 5:15 p.m. join us for a simple group Zazen meditation practice.  All are welcome. No registration is required.  

Discovery Wednesdays

On Wednesday, Nov. 9  at 11 a.m. join Miss Doreen as she welcomes children ages 3 to 6 to her story time. Lots of fun with stories, songs, fingerplays and a craft.  No registration required.

Movie

On Nov. 30 join us for a showing of “The Dark Horse” rated R.  A brilliant but troubled New Zealand chess champion finds purpose by teaching underprivileged children about the rules of chess and life.

Kundalini Yoga  

On Wednesday, Nov. 30  at 5 p.m. join us for Kundalini Yoga. It 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, Dec. 1 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.

Board games

On Dec. 3 at 3 p.m. come and join us for some fun and different adult board games.

For added programs, visit our web site at www.middleburghlibrary.info.

On Monday, Nov. 21 at 2 p.m. come and experience the latest trend in relaxation, adult coloring books. Studies show coloring can have a calming effect on the adult mind and helps promote overall wellness. Coloring pages designed especially for adults as well as colored pencils will be provided. This will be a recurring program. We will meet every third Monday of the month at 2 p.m. Registration is required.  

 Story time

On Tuesday, Nov. 22 at 10:45 a.m. get ready to move in this interactive story time designed especially for children up to age 5 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, Nov. 22, at 1 p.m. men and women are invited to the library for a get together in the community room to play Mahjong. Don't know how to play? They will teach you how. No problem. No registration is required.

 Insight meditation

On Tuesday, Nov. 22 at 5:15 p.m. join us for a simple group Zazen meditation practice.  All are welcome.  No registration is required.  

Holiday changes

There will be no Wednesday matinee On Nov. 23. The Library will be closed today in observance of Thanksgiving on Nov. 24.

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

Pages