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Monday July 6, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  10:20 AM Baby Rhyme Time Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room Service Desk   (845) 485-3445 x3320   youthevents@poklib.org
   

A language enrichment program for birth-23 months features songs, rhymes, finger plays and books. 

    Location: Boardman Road Children's Program Room
 
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM PLC- Preschooler Learning Center Story Time and Guided Play Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room Service Desk   (845) 485-3445 x3320   youthevents@poklib.org
   

Books, flannel board stories and music for children ages 3-5, followed by an hour of guided play in the Discovery Stations. No Registration required.

    Location: Adriance - JLP Pre-Schooler Learning Center (Second Floor)
 
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  3:00 PM Early Childhood Developmental Check-up Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room Service Desk   (845) 485-3445 x3320   youthevents@poklib.org
   

Complete a brief questionnaire and have five areas of your child's development evaluated by an Astor Early Childhood Educator. Available in English and Spanish. 45 minutes per child, ages 2 months-5 years. Call 211 to make your appointment.

    Location: Adriance - Cavallaro Children's Program Room (Second Floor)
 
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  1:00 PM Computer Lab Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Debbie Minnerly   (845) 485-3445 x3380   dminnerly@poklib.org
   

Receive individualized help addressing your computer-based needs. Specific tasks staff can help with include: learning basic computer skills, creating email accounts, performing job searches, filling out job applications, formatting resumes, filing for unemployment, and creating and editing Microsoft Office documents.

No Registration required.

    Location: Adriance - Strba Teen Room (Second Floor)
 
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Mah Jongg Mondays @ Your Library Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference Desk   (845) 485-3445 x3702   adultevents@poklib.org
   

Bring yourself and a friend or two to play Mah Jongg. No registration necessary. If you want to learn how to play watch and ask questions between hands.

    Location: Boardman Road - Greene Rooms
 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  4:45 PM Kids & Tween Gaming Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room Service Desk   (845) 485-3445 x3320   youthevents@poklib.org
   

Come play Wii or XBox video games on a huge projection screen. No registration required.

    Location: Adriance - Cavallaro Children's Program Room (Second Floor)
 
misc_none 5:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room Service Desk   (845) 485-3445 x3320   youthevents@poklib.org
   

Children entering grades 1 - 5 select books or magazines to read with a teen for 15 – 30 minutes. This is a drop-in program and registration is not required but teens’ availability is not guaranteed. Call ahead for schedule information (845) 485-3445 x3320. 

    Location: Adriance - Children's Room Story Nook (Second Floor)
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM ESL Classes Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Marian G. Thompson   (845) 452-8670   mthompson@literacyconnections.org
   

Learn English at the library! Literacy Connections will help you learn and practice English. Classes held on 3rd floor in Greenspan Board Room, Children's Program Room (Cavallaro), Small Periodicals Room and Teen Study Room. All levels welcome. Please call Literacy Connections on Tuesdays, Wednesdays or Thursdays to register at (845) 452-8670.

    Location: Adriance - Greenspan Board Room (Third Floor)
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Games Night Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference Desk   485-3445 x3702   adultevents@poklib.org
   

Join us for a variety of games.

    Location: Boardman Road - Greene Rooms
Tuesday July 7, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Project Able Teen Program Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children’s Room Service Desk   (845) 485-3445 x3320   youthevents@poklib.org
   

Project Able teens from Mill Street Loft will be using the Strba Teen Room in the mornings during the summer.

    Location: Adriance - Strba Teen Room (Second Floor)
 
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Toddler Time Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room Service Desk   (845) 485-3445 x3320   youthevents@poklib.org
   

A story time for two-year-olds featuring books, rhymes, flannel board stories and music. No registration required.

    Location: Adriance - Cavallaro Children's Program Room (Second Floor)
 
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Movie: Annie Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room Service Desk   (845) 485-3445 x3320   youthevents@poklib.org
   

A foster kid, who lives with her mean foster mom, sees her life change when business tycoon and New York mayoral candidate, Will Stacks, makes a thinly-veiled campaign move and takes her in.

    Location: MHLS Auditorium
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misc_none 10:30 AM  -  10:50 AM Toot & Scoot Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room Service Desk   (845) 485-3445 x3320   youthevents@poklib.org
   

Movement and music program featuring songs, instruments, rhyme, and interactive play for children ages 1-5. Active participation of adult caregiver is required. No Registration required.

    Location: Adriance - Children's Room Story Nook (Second Floor)
 
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  1:00 PM Computer Lab Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Debbie Minnerly   (845) 485-3445 x3380   dminnerly@poklib.org
   

Receive individualized help addressing your computer-based needs. Specific tasks staff can help with include: learning basic computer skills, creating email accounts, performing job searches, filling out job applications, formatting resumes, filing for unemployment, and creating and editing Microsoft Office documents.

No Registration required.

    Location: Adriance - Charwat Meeting Room (Ground Floor)
 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM African Masks Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children’s Room Service Desk   (845) 485-3445 x3320   youthevents@poklib.org
   

Create an African mask decoration to hang in your room. For teens and tweens.

    Location: Boardman Road - Greene Rooms
   
 
misc_none 2:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Teens & Technology - Open Media Lab Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children’s Room Service Desk   (845) 485-3445 x3320   youthevents@poklib.org
   

Stop in at our Teen Media Lab to experiment with our Mac computers, a camcorder, a digital camera and art tablet. Play some music with our digital drums and mini keyboard. We have Adobe software such as Photoshop, After Effects, Illustrator and Premiere Pro as well as Mac programs like iPhoto, iMovie and Garage Band so come in and start creating! Beginners welcomed.

 

    Location: Adriance - Strba Teen Room (Second Floor)
 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  4:45 PM Lego Club Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room Service Desk   845-485-3445 x3320   youthevents@poklib.org
   

Bring your imaginations and we’ll build from there with LEGO blocks and games. Parents welcome! Grades K-5. No registration required.

    Location: Boardman Road Children's Program Room
 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Battle of the Books Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room Service Desk   (845) 485-3445 x3320   youthevents@poklib.org
   

The Battle of the Books is a nationally recognized literature contest, where kids entering grades 6-9 in the fall answer trivia questions based on specific books that they have read. Kids recruited for this program will participate in a weekly book discussion group and enjoy practice activities in order to prepare for this exciting book competition. For more information, call Youth Services Librarian Jolie Hamer-Conroy at 485-3445 x3364.

    Location: Adriance - Teen Study Room (Second Floor)
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Computer Lab Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Debbie Minnerly   (845) 485-3445 x3380   dminnerly@poklib.org
   

Receive individualized help addressing your computer-based needs. Specific tasks staff can help with include: learning basic computer skills, creating email accounts, performing job searches, filling out job applications, formatting resumes, filing for unemployment, and creating and editing Microsoft Office documents.

No Registration required.

    Location: Adriance - Charwat Meeting Room (Ground Floor)
Wednesday July 8, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  10:50 AM Baby Rhyme and Play Time Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room Service Desk   (845) 485-3445 x3320   youthevents@poklib.org
   

A language enrichment program for infants birth-23 months featuring songs, rhymes, finger plays and books followed by 30 minustes of play and socialization. No registration required.

    Location: Adriance - Cavallaro Children's Program Room (Second Floor)
 
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM PLC- Preschooler Learning Center Story Time and Guided Play Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room Service Desk   (845) 485-3445 x3320   youthevents@poklib.org
   

Books, flannel board stories and music for children ages 3-5, followed by an hour of guided play in the Discovery Stations. No registration required.

    Location: Adriance - JLP Pre-Schooler Learning Center (Second Floor)
 
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Knitting and Crocheting Club Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference Desk   (845) 485-3445 x3702   adultevents@poklib.org
   

Bring your knitting and/or crocheting projects to the library and share your tricks and tips with others. No registration necessary.

    Location: Adriance - Small Periodicals Room
 
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  5:00 PM Maternal Infant Services Network Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Ed Towsley     etowsley@misn.org
    Location: Boardman Road - Greene Rooms
 
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  1:00 PM Computer Lab Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Debbie Minnerly   (845) 485-3445 x3380   dminnerly@poklib.org
   

Receive individualized help addressing your computer-based needs. Specific tasks staff can help with include: learning basic computer skills, creating email accounts, performing job searches, filling out job applications, formatting resumes, filing for unemployment, and creating and editing Microsoft Office documents.

No Registration required.

    Location: Adriance - Strba Teen Room (Second Floor)
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misc_none 11:45 AM  -  12:45 PM Toastmaster Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Theresa Haney     tmhaneyt1@gmail.com
    Location: Boardman Road - Greene Rooms
 
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Fun with LEGO WeDo Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room Service Desk   (845) 485-3445 x3320   youthevents@poklib.org
   

Welcome to the world of robotics! Learn how to build LEGO models featuring working motors and sensors and then program the model to move! Grades 4-8.

    Location: Adriance - Cavallaro Children's Program Room (Second Floor)
   
 
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Digital Magazines & eBooks Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Debbie Minnerly   (845) 485-3445 x3380   dminnerly@poklib.org
   

The library offers a large selection of full color, interactive digital magazines for your enjoyment.  Learn how to browse the library's collection of popular titles with no holds, no checkout periods, and no limit to the number of magazines you can download.

Also learn how to browse and borrow the library’s large selection of eBooks and audiobooks for use with a wide variety of e-readers, portable devices, PCs and Macs.
Prerequisite: basic computer skills. You must supply a current email address for confirmation purposes when registering.

    Location: Adriance - Charwat Meeting Room (Ground Floor)
   
 
misc_none 1:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Preschool Story Time Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room Service Desk   (845) 485-3445 x3320   youthevents@poklib.org
   

Help your preschooler (3-5 years) develop some independence with this ‘on my own’ 30-minute story time. Includes stories, songs, action rhymes, and a small craft.

    Location: Boardman Road Children's Program Room
 
misc_none 1:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Brain Games: Improve Your Mental Alertness Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference Desk   (845) 485-3445 x3702   adultevents@poklib.org
   

Ginny Condon, volunteer for the Office for the Aging, will join us for a series of mental games and exercises to help improve memory skills. Each class will be different. No registration necessary.

    Location: Boardman Road - Greene Rooms
 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  4:45 PM The Night Sky Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room Service Desk   (845) 485-3445 x3320   youthevents@poklib.org
   

Have you ever wondered about the pictures that stars make in the night sky? Come learn about some night time constellations and create a star craft.

    Location: Adriance - Cavallaro Children's Program Room (Second Floor)
   
 
misc_none 5:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Using the Library in Your Job Search Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Debbie Minnerly   (845) 485-3445 x3380   dminnerly@poklib.org
   
Learn about the best sites for job listings, online resume-building tools, as well as print and online resources to help you during the interviewing process. 
You must supply a current email address for confirmation purposes when registering.
    Location: Boardman Road - Greene Rooms
        There are 7 spaces available.
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Garden Science Club Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room Service Desk   (845) 485-3445 x3320   youthevents@poklib.org
   

Participants focus on soil, seeds, bugs and more through books, activities, and crafts. Grades K-5. Registration required.

    Location: Boardman Road Children's Program Room
        There are many spaces available.
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Clases de Clases de Computación Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Elva Corbaton     ecorbaton@poklib.org
   

En estas clases tendrá la oportunidad de aprender los fundamentos básicos y recursos útiles que le den la habilidad de utilizar una computadora. Cada clase se divide en 2 sesiones, asistiendo una vez por semana. Es necesario que se inscriba con anticipación. Cupo máximo para 8 personas. Las clases de Windows 8, Internet, Word, Excel and PowerPoint requiren conocimientos básicos de computación. Comunicarse con Elva Corbaton al (845) 485-3445 x 3321 o enviar un mensaje a ecorbaton@poklib.org. Apoyado por los Fondos del Programa que subsidia los Servicios de Alfabetización para Adultos de la Biblioteca del Estado de Nueva York.

    Location: Adriance - Cavallaro Children's Program Room (Second Floor)
Thursday July 9, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Project Able Teen Program Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children’s Room Service Desk   (845) 485-3445 x3320   youthevents@poklib.org
   

Project Able teens from Mill Street Loft will be using the Strba Teen Room in the mornings during the summer.

    Location: Adriance - Strba Teen Room (Second Floor)
 
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Community Day Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room Service Desk   (845) 485-3445 x3320   youthevents@poklib.org
   

Join us in a fun-filled morning of activities, refreshments and music with other members of your community. 

 
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  1:00 PM Computer Lab Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Debbie Minnerly   (845) 485-3445 x3380   dminnerly@poklib.org
   

Receive individualized help addressing your computer-based needs. Specific tasks staff can help with include: learning basic computer skills, creating email accounts, performing job searches, filling out job applications, formatting resumes, filing for unemployment, and creating and editing Microsoft Office documents.

No Registration required.

    Location: Adriance - Charwat Meeting Room (Ground Floor)
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misc_none 1:30 PM  -  3:00 PM Computer Lab Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Debbie Minnerly   (845) 485-3445 x3380   dminnerly@poklib.org
   

Receive individualized help addressing your computer-based needs. Specific tasks staff can help with include: learning basic computer skills, creating email accounts, performing job searches, filling out job applications, formatting resumes, filing for unemployment, and creating and editing Microsoft Office documents.

No Registration required.

    Location: Boardman Road - Greene Rooms
 
misc_none 1:30 PM  -  3:00 PM Movie: DisneyNature Bears (2014), G Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference Desk   845-485-3445 x3702   adultevents@poklib.org
   

78 minutes

    Location: Adriance - Charwat Meeting Room (Ground Floor)
 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Battle of the Books Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room Service Desk   (845) 485-3445 x3320   youthevents@poklib.org
   

The Battle of the Books is a nationally recognized literature contest, where kids entering grades 6-9 in the fall answer trivia questions based on specific books that they have read. Kids recruited for this program will participate in a weekly book discussion group and enjoy practice activities in order to prepare for this exciting book competition. For more information, call Youth Services Librarian Jolie Hamer-Conroy at 485-3445 x3364.

    Location: Adriance - Teen Study Room (Second Floor)
 
misc_none 5:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room Service Desk   (845) 485-3445 x3320   youthevents@poklib.org
   

Children entering grades 1 - 5 select books or magazines to read with a teen for 15 – 30 minutes. This is a drop-in program and registration is not required but teens’ availability is not guaranteed. Call ahead for schedule information (845) 485-3445 x3320. 

    Location: Adriance - Children's Room Story Nook (Second Floor)
 
misc_none 5:30 PM  -  8:45 PM Northern Dutchess Symphony Orchestra Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Dave Baxter     dbaxter1@hvc.rr.com
    Location: Adriance - Teen Study Room (Second Floor)
Friday July 10, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM TLC-Toddler Learning Center Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room Service Desk   (845) 485-3445 x3320   youthevents@poklib.org
   

Parent/child workshop featuring toys, books, activities, and play for children ages 18-36 months. Community resource people will be available to discuss parenting issues and topics including child development, nutrition, speech therapy and more. No Registration required.

    Location: Adriance - JLP Pre-Schooler Learning Center (Second Floor)
 
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Stitch Your Heart Out Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Boardman Road Branch   (845) 485-3445 x3400   adultevents@poklib.org
   

Bring your knitting and/or crocheting projects to the library and share your tricks and tips with others No registration necessary.

    Location: Boardman Road Branch Library
 
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  1:00 PM Computer Lab Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Debbie Minnerly   (845) 485-3445 x3380   dminnerly@poklib.org
   

Receive individualized help addressing your computer-based needs. Specific tasks staff can help with include: learning basic computer skills, creating email accounts, performing job searches, filling out job applications, formatting resumes, filing for unemployment, and creating and editing Microsoft Office documents.

No Registration required.

    Location: Adriance - Strba Teen Room (Second Floor)
 
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Friday Afternoon Bridge Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference Desk   845-485-3445 x3702   adultevents@poklib.org
   

Come play duplicate style bridge.  If interested, please call Phyllis Chrisfield at 452-8517.

    Location: Boardman Road - Greene Rooms
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Yoga for Kids Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room Service Desk   (845) 485-3445 x3320   youthevents@poklib.org
   

Yoga is a way for children to develop important skills in a fun, non-competitive environment. Join us and learn about this ancient science which helps to create health and well-being. Bring a towel or mat. Namaste

    Location: Boardman Road Children's Program Room
   
Saturday July 11, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Pick Up Stitches Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference Desk   (845) 485-3445 x3702   adultevents@poklib.org
   

Bring your knitting and/or crocheting projects to the library and share your tricks and tips with others. No registration necessary.

    Location: Boardman Road - Greene Rooms
 
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  2:00 PM Teen Geeks Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Martha Farrell   (845) 485-3445 x3358   mfarrell@poklib.org
   

Teen staff members will be available to help patrons learn to use their devices to download eBooks, connect to the Internet, download apps, manage their photos, listen to music, and more.

    Location: Boardman Road Branch Library
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misc_none 3:00 PM  -  4:30 PM Mid-Hudson Math Circle Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Wen-Hui Chin     thelinscorner@gmail.com
   

~~The Goal  is to create a community of motivated problem solvers..  The group meets monthly and will be led by leading local High School students, regional math competition, and science fair winners and volunteers who enjoy mentoring and learning from members of the community.

    Location: Boardman Road - Greene Rooms
Monday July 13, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  10:20 AM Baby Rhyme Time Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room Service Desk   (845) 485-3445 x3320   youthevents@poklib.org
   

A language enrichment program for birth-23 months features songs, rhymes, finger plays and books. 

    Location: Boardman Road Children's Program Room
 
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM PLC- Preschooler Learning Center Story Time and Guided Play Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room Service Desk   (845) 485-3445 x3320   youthevents@poklib.org
   

Books, flannel board stories and music for children ages 3-5, followed by an hour of guided play in the Discovery Stations. No Registration required.

    Location: Adriance - JLP Pre-Schooler Learning Center (Second Floor)
 
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  1:00 PM Computer Lab Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Debbie Minnerly   (845) 485-3445 x3380   dminnerly@poklib.org
   

Receive individualized help addressing your computer-based needs. Specific tasks staff can help with include: learning basic computer skills, creating email accounts, performing job searches, filling out job applications, formatting resumes, filing for unemployment, and creating and editing Microsoft Office documents.

No Registration required.

    Location: Adriance - Strba Teen Room (Second Floor)
 
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Mah Jongg Mondays @ Your Library Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference Desk   (845) 485-3445 x3702   adultevents@poklib.org
   

Bring yourself and a friend or two to play Mah Jongg. No registration necessary. If you want to learn how to play watch and ask questions between hands.

    Location: Boardman Road - Greene Rooms
 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Plaster-of-Paris Face Masks - Part 1 Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children’s Room Service Desk   (845) 485-3445 x3320   youthevents@poklib.org
   

Part one: Monday, July 13:

Using your face as a mold, make a life mask out of plaster-of-paris and gauze.

Part two: Monday, July 20:

Leave your mask here for the week to dry, then come back to paint some “life” into it!

    Location: Adriance - Strba Teen Room (Second Floor)
        There is 1 space available.
 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  4:45 PM Kids & Tween Gaming Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room Service Desk   (845) 485-3445 x3320   youthevents@poklib.org
   

Come play Wii or XBox video games on a huge projection screen. No registration required.

    Location: Adriance - Cavallaro Children's Program Room (Second Floor)
 
misc_none 5:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room Service Desk   (845) 485-3445 x3320   youthevents@poklib.org
   

Children entering grades 1 - 5 select books or magazines to read with a teen for 15 – 30 minutes. This is a drop-in program and registration is not required but teens’ availability is not guaranteed. Call ahead for schedule information (845) 485-3445 x3320. 

    Location: Adriance - Children's Room Story Nook (Second Floor)
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM ESL Classes Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Marian G. Thompson   (845) 452-8670   mthompson@literacyconnections.org
   

Learn English at the library! Literacy Connections will help you learn and practice English. Classes held on 3rd floor in Greenspan Board Room, Children's Program Room (Cavallaro), Small Periodicals Room and Teen Study Room. All levels welcome. Please call Literacy Connections on Tuesdays, Wednesdays or Thursdays to register at (845) 452-8670.

    Location: Adriance - Greenspan Board Room (Third Floor)
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Games Night Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference Desk   485-3445 x3702   adultevents@poklib.org
   

Join us for a variety of games.

    Location: Boardman Road - Greene Rooms
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:15 PM La Guelaguetza Dance Performance Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A special dance performance by Grupo Folclorico! Get an 'up close' look at the dancers performing in beautiful traditional costumes, and hear the stories behind the dances and the traditional Guelaguetza festival of Oaxaca, Mexico. This unique opportunity gives the public a small taste of what is coming on August 2 when La Guelaguetza opens on the waterfront in Poughkeepsie. Don't miss this opportunity to see Grupo Folclorico perform!

    Location: Boardman Road - Greene Rooms
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misc_none 9:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Project Able Teen Program Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children’s Room Service Desk   (845) 485-3445 x3320   youthevents@poklib.org
   

Project Able teens from Mill Street Loft will be using the Strba Teen Room in the mornings during the summer.

    Location: Adriance - Strba Teen Room (Second Floor)
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misc_none 10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Toddler Time Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room Service Desk   (845) 485-3445 x3320   youthevents@poklib.org
   

A story time for two-year-olds featuring books, rhymes, flannel board stories and music. No registration required.

    Location: Adriance - Cavallaro Children's Program Room (Second Floor)
 
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  5:00 PM Maternal Infant Services Network Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Ed Towsley     etowsley@misn.org
    Location: Boardman Road - Greene Rooms
 
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  10:50 AM Toot & Scoot Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room Service Desk   (845) 485-3445 x3320   youthevents@poklib.org
   

Movement and music program featuring songs, instruments, rhyme, and interactive play for children ages 1-5. Active participation of adult caregiver is required. No Registration required.

    Location: Adriance - Children's Room Story Nook (Second Floor)
 
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  1:00 PM Computer Lab Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Debbie Minnerly   (845) 485-3445 x3380   dminnerly@poklib.org
   

Receive individualized help addressing your computer-based needs. Specific tasks staff can help with include: learning basic computer skills, creating email accounts, performing job searches, filling out job applications, formatting resumes, filing for unemployment, and creating and editing Microsoft Office documents.

No Registration required.

    Location: Adriance - Charwat Meeting Room (Ground Floor)
 
misc_none 2:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Teens & Technology - Open Media Lab Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children’s Room Service Desk   (845) 485-3445 x3320   youthevents@poklib.org
   

Stop in at our Teen Media Lab to experiment with our Mac computers, a camcorder, a digital camera and art tablet. Play some music with our digital drums and mini keyboard. We have Adobe software such as Photoshop, After Effects, Illustrator and Premiere Pro as well as Mac programs like iPhoto, iMovie and Garage Band so come in and start creating! Beginners welcomed.

 

    Location: Adriance - Strba Teen Room (Second Floor)
 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Battle of the Books Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room Service Desk   (845) 485-3445 x3320   youthevents@poklib.org
   

The Battle of the Books is a nationally recognized literature contest, where kids entering grades 6-9 in the fall answer trivia questions based on specific books that they have read. Kids recruited for this program will participate in a weekly book discussion group and enjoy practice activities in order to prepare for this exciting book competition. For more information, call Youth Services Librarian Jolie Hamer-Conroy at 485-3445 x3364.

    Location: Adriance - Teen Study Room (Second Floor)
 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  4:45 PM Lego Club Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room Service Desk   845-485-3445 x3320   youthevents@poklib.org
   

Bring your imaginations and we’ll build from there with LEGO blocks and games. Parents welcome! Grades K-5. No registration required.

    Location: Boardman Road Children's Program Room
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Computer Lab Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Debbie Minnerly   (845) 485-3445 x3380   dminnerly@poklib.org
   

Receive individualized help addressing your computer-based needs. Specific tasks staff can help with include: learning basic computer skills, creating email accounts, performing job searches, filling out job applications, formatting resumes, filing for unemployment, and creating and editing Microsoft Office documents.

No Registration required.

    Location: Adriance - Charwat Meeting Room (Ground Floor)
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Resume Critique Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Debbie Minnerly   (845) 485-3445 x3380   dminnerly@poklib.org
   

Professional feedback to strengthen your resume. Bring a printed copy of your resume. No registration is required, but please call the library the day of the scheduled session to confirm it is still being held. Presented by Dutchess County One Stop Career Center.

    Location: Adriance - Charwat Meeting Room (Ground Floor)
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misc_none 10:00 AM  -  10:50 AM Baby Rhyme and Play Time Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room Service Desk   (845) 485-3445 x3320   youthevents@poklib.org
   

A language enrichment program for infants birth-23 months featuring songs, rhymes, finger plays and books followed by 30 minustes of play and socialization. No registration required.

    Location: Adriance - Cavallaro Children's Program Room (Second Floor)
 
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Canines in Reading Circles Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room Service Desk   (845) 485-3445 x3320   youthevents@poklib.org
   

Enjoy reading to a good listener! Children who need practice reading are partnered with a dog for 15-

minute sessions for pleasure, fluency, and confidence! The child selects a book to read out loud to a

dog. Younger children may “read” the pictures. The reading assistance dogs and handlers are

volunteers from Positive Paws Visiting Pets, and library staff. Registration required. A librarian will call

to assign a time.

    Location: Adriance - Children's Room Story Nook (Second Floor)
        There are 2 spaces available.
 
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM PLC- Preschooler Learning Center Story Time and Guided Play Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room Service Desk   (845) 485-3445 x3320   youthevents@poklib.org
   

Books, flannel board stories and music for children ages 3-5, followed by an hour of guided play in the Discovery Stations. No registration required.

    Location: Adriance - JLP Pre-Schooler Learning Center (Second Floor)
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misc_none 10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Knitting and Crocheting Club Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference Desk   (845) 485-3445 x3702   adultevents@poklib.org
   

Bring your knitting and/or crocheting projects to the library and share your tricks and tips with others. No registration necessary.

    Location: Adriance - Small Periodicals Room
 
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  1:00 PM MHLS Resouce Sharing Advisory Committee Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Tom Lawrence   845-485-3445 x 3306   administration@poklib.org
   

Meeting of Mid-Hudson Library System member library committee.

    Location: Adriance - Greenspan Board Room (Third Floor)
 
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  1:00 PM Computer Lab Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Debbie Minnerly   (845) 485-3445 x3380   dminnerly@poklib.org
   

Receive individualized help addressing your computer-based needs. Specific tasks staff can help with include: learning basic computer skills, creating email accounts, performing job searches, filling out job applications, formatting resumes, filing for unemployment, and creating and editing Microsoft Office documents.

No Registration required.

    Location: Adriance - Strba Teen Room (Second Floor)
 
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Fun with LEGO WeDo Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room Service Desk   (845) 485-3445 x3320   youthevents@poklib.org
   

Welcome to the world of robotics! Learn how to build LEGO models featuring working motors and sensors and then program the model to move! Grades 4-8.

    Location: Adriance - Cavallaro Children's Program Room (Second Floor)
   
 
misc_none 1:30 PM  -  2:00 PM Preschool Story Time Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room Service Desk   (845) 485-3445 x3320   youthevents@poklib.org
   

Help your preschooler (3-5 years) develop some independence with this ‘on my own’ 30-minute story time. Includes stories, songs, action rhymes, and a small craft.

    Location: Boardman Road Children's Program Room
 
misc_none 1:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Brain Games: Improve Your Mental Alertness Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference Desk   (845) 485-3445 x3702   adultevents@poklib.org
   

Ginny Condon, volunteer for the Office for the Aging, will join us for a series of mental games and exercises to help improve memory skills. Each class will be different. No registration necessary.

    Location: Boardman Road - Greene Rooms
 
misc_none 2:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Creepy Creature Drawings Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children’s Room Service Desk   (845) 485-3445 x3320   youthevents@poklib.org
   

Pick two ordinary animals and create a creepy creature right out of a super hero comic using Photoshop at our digital drawing workshop

    Location: Adriance - Strba Teen Room (Second Floor)
        There are 2 spaces available.
 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  4:45 PM 100 Cup Challenge Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room Service Desk   (845) 485-3445 x3320   youthevents@poklib.org
   

How high can you build a structure with 100 cups? Come and find out. Grades 2-5

 

    Location: Boardman Road Children's Program Room
   
 
misc_none 5:30 PM  -  6:30 PM PPLD Friends Board of Directors Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: George Mann     friendspresidenet@poklib.org
   

Regular Meeting of the Friends of the Poughkeepsie Public Library District Board of Directors.

    Location: Boardman Road Branch Library
 
misc_none 5:30 PM  -  7:30 PM PC Basics Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Debbie Minnerly   (845) 485-3445 x3380   dminnerly@poklib.org
   

Learn how to start up and shut down a PC; how to open, close, and resize windows; use the taskbar to move between windows. Includes practice time.

    Location: Boardman Road - Greene Rooms
   
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Clases de Clases de Computación Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Elva Corbaton     ecorbaton@poklib.org
   

En estas clases tendrá la oportunidad de aprender los fundamentos básicos y recursos útiles que le den la habilidad de utilizar una computadora. Cada clase se divide en 2 sesiones, asistiendo una vez por semana. Es necesario que se inscriba con anticipación. Cupo máximo para 8 personas. Las clases de Windows 8, Internet, Word, Excel and PowerPoint requiren conocimientos básicos de computación. Comunicarse con Elva Corbaton al (845) 485-3445 x 3321 o enviar un mensaje a ecorbaton@poklib.org. Apoyado por los Fondos del Programa que subsidia los Servicios de Alfabetización para Adultos de la Biblioteca del Estado de Nueva York.

    Location: Adriance - Cavallaro Children's Program Room (Second Floor)
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Race: The Power of an Illusion. Session I: The Difference Between Us Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference Desk   845-485-3445 x3702   adultevents@poklib.org
   

Race: The Power of an Illusion: Session I
The Race Unity Group of the Hudson Valley presents a series of three discussions about race based on the PBS documentary Race: The Power of an Illusion.  The series will be held Wednesdays at Adriance in the Charwat Room at 7 pm. Registration is appreciated but walk-ins welcome. Discussions will be facilitated by Attorney D. Jen Brown.
 

How do you define race? Explore commonly accepted ideas about race in the context of scientific discoveries. “Race is one topic where we all think we're experts. Yet ask 10 people to define race or name "the races," and you're likely to get 10 different answers.”  --Larry Adelman, Executive Producer of Race: The Power of an Illusion.

    Location: Adriance - Charwat Meeting Room (Ground Floor)
        There are many spaces available.
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Thursday July 16, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Project Able Teen Program Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children’s Room Service Desk   (845) 485-3445 x3320   youthevents@poklib.org
   

Project Able teens from Mill Street Loft will be using the Strba Teen Room in the mornings during the summer.

    Location: Adriance - Strba Teen Room (Second Floor)
 
misc_none 9:15 AM  -  10:30 AM PPLD Board of Trustees: Advancement Committee Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Tom Lawrence   (845) 485-3445 x3306   tlawrence@poklib.org
   

Regular meeting of the PPLD Board of Trustees Advancement Committee.

    Location: Adriance - Greenspan Board Room (Third Floor)
 
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Sensory Lab Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room Service Desk   (845) 485-3445 x3320   youthevents@poklib.org
   

Sensory and fine motor skill experiences through unique art processes for children ages 18 months to five years old accompanied by an adult caregiver. Dress for mess!

    Location: Adriance - Cavallaro Children's Program Room (Second Floor)
 
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Toddler Time Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room Service Desk   (845) 485-3445 x3320   youthevents@poklib.org
   

A story time for two-year-olds featuring books, rhymes, flannel board stories and music.

 

    Location: Boardman Road Children's Program Room
 
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM African Adventure Tales by Crabgrass Puppet Theatre Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room Service Desk   (845) 485-3445 x3320   youthevents@poklib.org
   

In "Koi and the Kola Nuts," the youngest son of a chief sets out on a wonderful journey in search of fortune, carrying only a sack of kola nuts. His kindness to the creatures he meets is rewarded when their assistance saves his life! And in "Anansi and the Talking Melon" we meet one of the most hilarious trickster characters in world folklore! Crabgrass brings these traditional tales to life through innovative puppetry, spectacular scenery, and infectious music.

    Location: MHLS Auditorium
 
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  10:50 AM Toot & Scoot Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room Service Desk   (845) 485-3445 x3320   youthevents@poklib.org
   

Movement and music program featuring songs, instruments, rhyme, and interactive play for children ages 1-5. Active participation of adult caregiver is required. No Registration required.

    Location: Boardman Road - Greene Rooms
 
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Big Read Planning Meeting Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jewel Ratzlaff   845-485-3445x3372   jratzlaff@poklib.org
   

Regular Meeting of the Big Read Planning Committee

    Location: Adriance - Greenspan Board Room (Third Floor)
 
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  1:00 PM Computer Lab Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Debbie Minnerly   (845) 485-3445 x3380   dminnerly@poklib.org
   

Receive individualized help addressing your computer-based needs. Specific tasks staff can help with include: learning basic computer skills, creating email accounts, performing job searches, filling out job applications, formatting resumes, filing for unemployment, and creating and editing Microsoft Office documents.

No Registration required.

    Location: Adriance - Charwat Meeting Room (Ground Floor)
 
misc_none 12:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Community Resource Center (CEO) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Dileep Rathore   (518) 272-6012 x263   drathore@ceoempowers.org
    Location: Boardman Road - Greene Rooms
 
misc_none 1:30 PM  -  3:00 PM Computer Lab Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Debbie Minnerly   (845) 485-3445 x3380   dminnerly@poklib.org
   

Receive individualized help addressing your computer-based needs. Specific tasks staff can help with include: learning basic computer skills, creating email accounts, performing job searches, filling out job applications, formatting resumes, filing for unemployment, and creating and editing Microsoft Office documents.

No Registration required.

    Location: Boardman Road - Greene Rooms
 
misc_none 1:30 PM  -  3:00 PM Movie: DisneyNature Earth (2007), G Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference Desk   845-485-3445 x3702   adultevents@poklib.org
   

 90 minutes

    Location: Adriance - Charwat Meeting Room (Ground Floor)
 
misc_none 1:30 PM  -  3:00 PM PLC Preschooler Learning Center Story Time and Guided Play Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room Service Desk   (845) 485-3445 x3320   youthevents@poklib.org
   

Books, flannel board stories, and music for children ages 3-5, followed by an hour of guided play in the Discovery Stations. No registration required.

    Location: Adriance - JLP Pre-Schooler Learning Center (Second Floor)
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misc_none 2:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Creepy Creature Drawings Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children’s Room Service Desk   (845) 485-3445 x3320   youthevents@poklib.org
   

Pick two ordinary animals and create a creepy creature right out of a super hero comic using Photoshop at our digital drawing workshop

    Location: Adriance - Strba Teen Room (Second Floor)
        There are 7 spaces available.
 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Battle of the Books Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room Service Desk   (845) 485-3445 x3320   youthevents@poklib.org
   

The Battle of the Books is a nationally recognized literature contest, where kids entering grades 6-9 in the fall answer trivia questions based on specific books that they have read. Kids recruited for this program will participate in a weekly book discussion group and enjoy practice activities in order to prepare for this exciting book competition. For more information, call Youth Services Librarian Jolie Hamer-Conroy at 485-3445 x3364.

    Location: Adriance - Teen Study Room (Second Floor)
 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  4:45 PM After the Rain Comes the Rainbow Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room Service Desk   (845) 485-3445 x3320   y
   

Explore the world of weather focusing on rain and rainbow stories and experiments. Grades K-5.

    Location: Adriance - Cavallaro Children's Program Room (Second Floor)
   
 
misc_none 5:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room Service Desk   (845) 485-3445 x3320   youthevents@poklib.org
   

Children entering grades 1 - 5 select books or magazines to read with a teen for 15 – 30 minutes. This is a drop-in program and registration is not required but teens’ availability is not guaranteed. Call ahead for schedule information (845) 485-3445 x3320. 

    Location: Adriance - Children's Room Story Nook (Second Floor)
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