Outsmart: STEAM SeriesMonday, November 27, 2017 @ 4:30pm-5:30pm: Candy Cells - Using various forms of candy the kids will learn about the different cell structures and create their own cells out of the candy. This is a fun and yummy treat for the kids. Sign-up or drop by. Part of a 5-week series presented in conjunction with The Bard Center for Civic Engagement.
Writing Through the Autumn Wind: A Workshop for YouthWriter Kaitlynn Buchbaum will explore different forms of writing: poetry, journaling, fiction, and non-fiction. These forms will allow us to get in touch with ourselves through words, and will help us to get started writing. Activities include: (11/07/17) Surrealist Writing: Black-out poetry and Exquisite Corpse; (11/14/17) Journaling: Traditional and Bullet Journaling; (12/05/17) Letter Writing: How authors write to one another and try writing your own; and (11/28/17) Fairy Tales: Write a short story that includes a moral. For grades 5-9/ages 10-15. Sign-up for each session, contact the library to register. Space is limited. Participation in all sessions is not required, but is encouraged.
Narcan Training for the Public With the DC Department of Behavioral & Community HealthWednesday, November 29, 2017 @ 6:00pm-7:30pm Happens in the East Room. As part of the training, participants receive a naloxone kit. If you have an expired kit, you can bring it with you and get an updated one! Narcan is a prescription medicine that blocks the effects of opioids and reverses an overdose. Space is limited to 25 people. Contact library to register!
Shakespeare Story Theatre Twelfth Night Workshop with New Genesis TheatreTuesdays, 12/07/17 & 12/14/17 @ 4:30pm-6:00pm on the Third Floor Sign-up! For 8-12 year-olds.Shakespeare Story Theatre workshop of Twelfth Night, a comedy written in celebration of the holiday season. All levels are welcome to participate in playful and active understanding of Shakespeare's text, creating a character, and learning a few silly songs and dances. There will be a showing of the work developed at the end of the final class on 12/14/17 @ 6:00pm.
Seasonal Concert with Caroline DoctorowFriday, December 15, 2017 @ 6:00pm-7:00pm on the Third Floor. Join one of America's finest champions of folk music, Caroline Doctorow, for an uplifting seasonal concert. The show will include standards such as: Winter Wonderland, Frosty the Snowman, Dreidel Song, Let it Snow, and Deck the Halls, as well as Caroline's original holiday songs and several instrumentals, all delivered in her unique American/Folk style that people of all ages and backgrounds will enjoy. Sing-alongs and audience participation are encouraged! Caroline will be playing her acoustic guitar joined onstage by fiddler, Gary Oleyar.
Preschool Story Time with Miss PennyTuesdays @ 10:30am in the East Room. Join Miss Penny for reading, singing, & crafting fun! For children ages 2-5.
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!
Thanksgiving Day Hours
The Library will be closing early on Wednesday, November 22, 2017 @ 2:00pm; closed on Thursday, November 23, 2017 and Friday, November 24, 2017. We reopen on Saturday, November 25, 2017 @ 10:00am. Have a safe and joyous holiday!
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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