TunezdayEvery other Tuesday starting: 01/16/18 @ 4:30pm-5:30pm in the East Room: A youth musical jam session! Bring your own instrument (and any power supply/batteries and such) and let’s start making some music! This is an informal, fun way to make music together. This is not an instructional session; participants should have some skill with their chosen instrument(s). For ages 10-17. Led by Program Coordinator, Laura.
New Year/New Books: A Special Story Time with the Mayors! Plus: OPEN HOUSE!Friday, January 19, 2018 @ 10:00am-7:00pm: Join us and Tivoli's Mayor Joel Griffith and Deputy Mayor Emily Majer as they read new children's books from our collection! Perfect for preschoolers and young children. Happens @ 11:30am. Also, Open House! Come say hello, play with Legos, do some colouring, check out what's happening at the library, chat with your neighbours, and enjoy cookies and hot beverages. Happens in the library.
PageTurners Book Club: The Snow Child by Eowyn IveyThursday, January 18, 2018 @ 7:00pm in the library. A childless couple working a farm in the brutal landscape of 1920 Alaska discover a little girl living in the wilderness, with a red fox as a companion, and begin to love the strange, almost-supernatural child as their own.
Homework Club with the Bard CCEMondays (4 sessions) starting January 22, 2018 @ 4:30pm-5:30pm in the East Room: Come do your homework after school with Bard students who will be here to help you! Drop-in or sign-up at the desk. All ages. Special thanks to the Bard Center for Civic Engagement (CCE).
Telephone Scam Workshop with the Dutchess County Sheriff's OfficeMonday, January 22, 2018 from 1:00pm-2:00pm In the East Room. Join us and Dutchess County Sheriff's Office's, Deputy Sheriff Rahilly for this informative presentation about common and current telephone scams. He will show you how to avoid falling victim to these telephone scammers. A Q&A session will follow. Contact the library to sign-up. Space is limited.
Scratch Coding Workshop with Lucas HaslemSaturday, January 27, 2018 @ 10:30am-11:30am in the East Room. Join Lucas Haslem for a Scratch presentation and workshop. Lucas will talk a little bit about projects he has created with Scratch. Afterward, he will show you how to start your own project. Participants are encouraged to bring their own laptop! The library has 4 laptops available for use. Contact library to register; space is limited! For ages: 8-12.
Preschool Story Time with Miss PennyTuesdays @ 10:30am in the East Room. Join Miss Penny for reading, singing, & crafting fun! For preschoolers.
CreaTuesdayEvery other Tuesday @ 4:30pm-5:30pm in the East Room (Starting on 01/09/18). Join us for arts and crafts. Every other week will be a different craft or art project. Or, just come and make up your own craft/art project! Materials provided. Perfect for 5-10 yos. No need to sign-up, just come by! Led by Program Coordinator, Laura.
Magic: The Gathering NightTuesdays @ 5:30pm-7:00pm in the East Room (Starting on 01/09/18): Join us for a casual, relaxed evening of Magic: The Gathering. Beginners are welcome, and experienced players are welcome as well! Bring your own cards, or play our pre-made decks. If you don't know how to play, we'll teach you. No sign-up necessary, just stop by. With any questions, please contact Arseny Khakhalin: firstname.lastname@example.org. Recommended for teenagers and adults.
Hooks & Needles, Yarns & ThreadsThursdays @ 10:00am-2:00pm in the East Room. Informal weekly social gathering for rug hookers, knitters, crocheters, and all other yarn crafters. Drop in any time between 10am & 2pm! $1 suggested donation, to go toward the purchase of resource materials for the library collection.
Tarot ClubEvery other Thursday (starting on 12/07/17) @ 6:00pm-7:00pm Happens in the East Room. Are you a seasoned tarot reader or just interested in learning about tarot cards? Join us for Tarot Club! Come to this fun, informal gathering to explore all aspects of tarot. Bring a favorite deck if you have one. Led by Sabra Margaret. Sabra is a Reiki Master and intuitive. She has been reading tarot for over a decade. This is not a tarot reading session! No need to sign-up, just come by. All ages!
The library will be closed on Monday, January 15, 2018 for Martin Luther King Jr. Day. We reopen on Tuesday, January 16, 2018 @ 10:00am.
The Tivoli Free Library provides quality programs and materials to the people of Tivoli and surrounding communities. Situated in the historic Watts dePeyster Firemans Hall, in the heart of the village, the library is just west of the shops and restaurants. The building is also home to the Village offices and court.
Olana Museum House Tour Pass
Available at Circulation Desk – Please call to check availability; first come, first served! At this time, the pass can not be reserved. Olana is a 250-acre artist-designed landscape with a Persian inspired house at its summit, embracing unrivaled panoramic views of the vast Hudson River Valley. Reservations for house tours tours only are highly recommended and can be made by calling Olana at (518) 828-0135 (also noted on the back of the pass). The pass is checked out for four days and must be returned to the Tivoli Free Library. You need a valid Mid Hudson System Library Card in good standing. Call or stop by for more info!
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