On Tuesday, Nov. 1 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. 1, 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. 1 at 5:15 p.m. join us for a simple group Zazen meditation practice.  All are welcome.  No registration is required.

Chair yoga

On Wednesday, Nov. 2 at 9 a.m. join us for chair yoga with Vicki DeGroff. Donation for the class is $5. Chair yoga is a gentle form of yoga. Please use the back entrance.

Discovery Wednesdays

On Wednesday, Nov. 2  at 11 a.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 is required

Wednesday matinee

On Wednesday, Nov. 2 at 1 p.m. join us for a movie with free popcorn.

Kundalini Yoga  

On Wednesday, Nov. 2  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, Nov. 3, 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 Saturday, Nov. 5 at 3 p.m. join us for some fun and different adult board games

Concert

On Wednesday, Nov. 9 at 7 p.m. come enjoy a concert "Still Holler."

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

 

On Tuesday, Oct. 25 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, Oct. 25, 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, Oct. 25 at 5:15 p.m. join us for a simple group Zazen meditation practice.  All are welcome.  No registration is required.  

Alzheimer’s

On Tuesday, Oct. 25 at 6 p.m. join us for  "Know the 10 Signs of Alzheimer's" — Early Detection Matters. The warning signs of Alzheimer’s disease are often dismissed as inevitable parts of normal aging. If you or someone you know is experiencing memory loss or behavioral changes, it’s time to learn the facts. Registration is suggested.

Chair yoga

On Wednesday, Oct. 26 at 9 a.m. join us for chair yoga with Vicki DeGroff. Donation for the class is $5. Chair yoga is a gentle form of yoga. Please use back entrance.

Discovery Wednesdays

On Wednesday, Oct. 26  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, fiingerplays and a craft. No registration is required.

Halloween crafternoon

On Wednesday, Oct. 26 at 4 p.m. join us while we clean out the craft cupboards, kids will let their imaginations loose and create amazing Halloween crafts. Let's see what you can come up with.

This program is appropriate for children in preschool thru grade six.  Registration is required.

Halloween for teens

On Wednesday, Oct. 26 at 5:30 p.m. join us for  Halloween: Minute to Win it - Hey Teens! Come on out for an evening of Halloween themed Minute to Win it games, pizza, and laughs. Are you up for the challenge? This program is open to kids ages 12 and up. Registration is required.

Movie

On Wednesday, Oct. 26 at 1 p.m. come to the library for a showing of  "The Legends of Tarzan"  rated PG-13. The popcorn is free.

Knitting circle

On Thursday, Oct. 27, 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.

Poetry

On Saturday, Oct. 29 at 11 a.m. come enjoy Poetry as Walking facilitated by James Bellflower.  From Wordsworth to contemporary poet, Lisa Robertson, and others who walked, we will read and write about what we see, hear, smell, taste, and touch. Through walking we’ll tie the rhythm of the foot to the measure of our lines and come to understand that writing is an ongoing discovery of what is around and within us. Novice and experienced writers are welcome.  Registration is required.

Watercolor

On Saturday, Oct. 29 from 1 a.m. to 1 p.m. join us for In one Breath — Watercolor with Joanne Resch. Techniques of traditional watercolor and Chinese Brush painting will be woven together to offer relaxation and release stress. Several small pieces will be completed by each participant as principles of design, composition, color, and watercolor will be demonstrated. Beginning or intermediate adults are welcome.  Registration is required.

This program series is made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature. Sponsored by the Mohawk Valley Library System and participating member libraries. All programs are free. Materials will be provided. Participating libraries are accessible for people with disabilities.

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

 

On Monday, Oct. 17 at 2 p.m. come and experience the latest trend in relaxation, adult coloring books. Studies how 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, Oct. 18 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, Oct. 18, 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, Oct. 18 at 5:15 p.m. join us for a simple group Zazen meditation practice.  All are welcome.  No registration is required.  

Chair yoga

On Wednesday, Oct. 19 at 9 a.m. join us for chair yoga with Vicki DeGroff. Donation for the class is $5. Chair yoga is a gentle form of yoga. Please use back entrance.

Discovery Wednesdays

On Wednesday, Oct. 19  at 11 a.m. see 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. No registration required.  

Movie

On Wednesday, Oct. 19 at 1 p.m. come to the library for a showing of  "10 Cloverfield Lane"  rated PG-13. The popcorn is free.

Kundalini Yoga  

On Wednesday, Oct. 19  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.

Salem Witch Trials

On Thursday, Oct. 20 at 6:30 p.m. join us for The Truth About the Salem Witch Trials. It wasn't about women in black robes, chanting in a circle, and then burning victims at the stake. Discover the various social, economic, and political theories behind this unusual historic event. Meet the principle teenage girls, their families, and the ultimate decisions they made that cemented a town's place in history and the tourism industry. Registration is required.

On Saturday, Oct. 1 at 3 p.m. join us for adult board games and enjoy fun and different games.

Story time

On Tuesday, Oct. 4 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, Oct. 4, 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? No problem. No registration is required.

 Insight meditation

On Tuesday, Oct. 4 at 5:15 p.m. join us for a simple group Zazen meditation practice.  All are welcome.  No registration is required.

Chair yoga

On Wednesday, Oct. 5 at 9 a.m. join us for chair yoga with Vicki DeGroff. Donation for the class is $5. Chair yoga is a gentle form of yoga that is practiced sitting on a chair, or standing using a chair for support. Please use back entrance.

Discovery Wednesdays

On Wednesday, Oct. 5 at 11 a.m. our Discovery Wednesdays program will take place. Join Miss Andrea as she welcomes children ages 3 to 6 to Discovery Wednesday. Lots of fun with art, science, stories, and more in this interactive program. Registration is required.

Movie

On Wednesday, Oct. 5 at 1 p.m. join us for the showing of  "Ithaca" rated PG. The popcorn is free.

Kundalini Yoga  

On Wednesday, Oct. 5 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 Thursday, Oct. 6 at 7 p.m. join us for Tom Prasada-Rao.   He is a musician's musician, an unassuming presence on the folk scene since the early nineties. He's starting to tour again after being featured last year on the nationally syndicated TV show Troubadour Texas. Suggested donation is $10. Please use back entrance.

Cemetery tour

On Friday, Oct. 7 at 7 p.m., stroll the souls of the Middleburgh Cemetery with Wes Laraway.  A town settled over 300 years ago with stories of fallen soldiers, settlers and town’s folk as the lands were bitterly fought over for power, the Middleburgh Cemetery holds these and many other souls. Dress warmly, bring a flashlight and your courage. Only $10 per person.

Holiday schedule

On Monday, Oct. 10 the library will be closed in observance of Columbus Day.

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

 

With the wonderful rebuilding in Middleburgh, the library’s History Room is starting a display of how things were. You may have relics of various types that signify the past; used by your grandparents, or a former area business and of course, local pictures. All donors will be acknowledged and items returned.

Story time

On Tuesday, Sept. 27 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, Sept. 27, 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? No problem. No registration is required.

Insight meditation

On Tuesday, Sept. 27 at 5:15 p.m. join us for a simple group Zazen meditation practice.  All are welcome.  No registration is required.

Chair yoga

On Wednesday, Sept. 28 at 9 a.m. join us for chair yoga with Vicki DeGroff. Donation for the class is $5. Chair yoga is a gentle form of yoga that is practiced sitting on a chair, or standing using a chair for support. Please use back entrance.

Discovery Wednesdays

On Wednesday, Sept. 28 at 11 a.m. our Discovery Wednesdays program will take place. 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.

Artist of the month

On Wednesday, Sept. 28 from 1 to 3 p.m. come and enjoy Artist of the Month with Joanne Resch.  The principles of design, composition, drawing, color, and watercolor will be viewed through a specific artist’s style which will be used as inspiration for an art project. For elementary-aged children and teens.  Registration is required.

This program series is made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature. Sponsored by the Mohawk Valley Library System and participating member libraries. All programs are free. Materials will be provided. Participating libraries are accessible for people with disabilities.

Essential oils

On Thursday, Sept. 29 from 8 to 9 p.m. join us for DoTerra Essential Oils,  sponsored by Anne Strauch.  Join Anne and learn about how essential oils can benefit you and the lives of your family.

Paranormal society

On Thursday, Sept. 29 from 7 to 8 p.m. come and join the Tri-City New York Paranormal Society lecture. We will reveal possible paranormal evidence that has been captured around our local area. We'll also reveal some of the EVP's that have been captured at the Dr. Christopher Best Medical Museum right down the road. This program is free and open to the public. No registration required.

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

 

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