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Saturday November 18, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 3:00 PM World of Chinese Culture: Chinese Paper Cutting @ CENTRAL Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    518.388.4511   
   

Join us for this hands-on class where we will learn how to cut in the traditional Chinese paper cutting style!

PLEASE REGISTER FOR THIS CLASS BY CLICKING THE BUTTON BELOW.

    Location: Central Library, McChesney Room
   
Sunday November 19, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 2:00 PM Community of Writers @ Central Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    518-388-4511   
   

Presented by the Hudson Valley Writers Guild

Come enjoy some of our local poets, novelists and memoir writers as they read selections from their books.
Books will be for sale, with a signing to follow.
Refreshments will be served

    Location: Central Library, McChesney Room
Monday November 20, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 12:00 PM  -  1:00 PM The Electric Mule on the Erie Canal @ Central Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Professor Andrew Morris of the History Department at Union College, will look at the last ditch effort by canal supporters to test a G.E. "electric mule: on a stretch of the canal in Schenectady.

    Location: Central Library, McChesney Room
Wednesday November 22, 2017 Go To Top
med_red_cross 10:30 AM  -  6:30 PM SCAP Services @ Central Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Central is one of SCAP's (Schenectady Community Action Program) satellite locations.

Some of the services they offer include:

  • Access emergency housing, food, clothing, furnishings, medical care and other resources
  • Transitional and permanent housing
  • Help with public assistance applications
  • Crisis counseling and case management
  • Mediate disputes between landords and tenants
  • Intervene with DSS, National Grid
  • Income Tax Assistance

Walk-ins, no appointments. There is often no wait time either!

Times of availability are sometimes subject to change. It is recommended you call the reference desk at 388-4511 before you arrive to verify SCAP staff is present. SCAP leaves early by around 4:00 pm the first Wednesday of the month. 

SCAP desk is located by the Community Bulletin board right near the DVD's

    Location: Central Library
 
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  12:30 PM GETTING AHEAD IN A JUST-GETTING-BY WORLD @ CENTRAL Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    518.388.4511   
   

TAKE CHARGE OF YOUR LIFE!

Free 12 week-long learning circle for adults ages (18+) to build resources for a more prosperous life for themselves, their family and community. Learn about the causes of poverty, the importance of language, the hidden rules of economic class, increase your stability and create a future story for your life.

Complete the program and late fines from SCPL will be deleted from your library card. All workbooks and class materials are free thanks to a grant from the Schenectady Foundation.

*Applications can be filled out at SCPL’s Central Library.

    Location: Central Library
 
misc_none 1:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Creative Writing Group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join the creative writing group that meets weekly.  All writing abilities are welcome.

Questions? Contact Donna at storykeepr@aol.com

Swanker Room

    Location: Central Library
 
misc_none 5:45 PM  -  7:45 PM Writing Wednesdays Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

This writing group covers a variety of genres including memoirs, short stories, poetry, flash fiction, haiku, and novels.  For more information, contact Ginny Folger at vfolger@nycap.rr.com.   

    Location: Central Library
Thursday November 23, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none Thanksgiving Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    518-388-4500   
   

All SCPL locations will be closed today.

Monday November 27, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 12:00 PM  -  1:00 PM Women's Suffrage Talk @ Central Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Jennifer Lemak, Chief Curator at the New York State Museum, will speak on the exhibit: Votes for Women: Celebrating New York's Suffrage Centennial.

Sponosred by Friends of the Library.

    Location: Central Library, McChesney Room
Tuesday November 28, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 5:30 PM Handmade Holidays @ Central Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    518-388-4511   
   

Framed Pressed Flower Art
Using a variety of pressed botanicals create a framable piece of art. 

McChesney Room, Central Library
Due to class size limitations we ask that guests only register for 2 of the 4 classes offered as part of this series. Register online at scpl.org 

Ages 18+ only.

    Location: Central Library, McChesney Room
        There is 1 space available.
Wednesday November 29, 2017 Go To Top
med_red_cross 10:30 AM  -  6:30 PM SCAP Services @ Central Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Central is one of SCAP's (Schenectady Community Action Program) satellite locations.

Some of the services they offer include:

  • Access emergency housing, food, clothing, furnishings, medical care and other resources
  • Transitional and permanent housing
  • Help with public assistance applications
  • Crisis counseling and case management
  • Mediate disputes between landords and tenants
  • Intervene with DSS, National Grid
  • Income Tax Assistance

Walk-ins, no appointments. There is often no wait time either!

Times of availability are sometimes subject to change. It is recommended you call the reference desk at 388-4511 before you arrive to verify SCAP staff is present. SCAP leaves early by around 4:00 pm the first Wednesday of the month. 

SCAP desk is located by the Community Bulletin board right near the DVD's

    Location: Central Library
 
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  12:30 PM GETTING AHEAD IN A JUST-GETTING-BY WORLD @ CENTRAL Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    518.388.4511   
   

TAKE CHARGE OF YOUR LIFE!

Free 12 week-long learning circle for adults ages (18+) to build resources for a more prosperous life for themselves, their family and community. Learn about the causes of poverty, the importance of language, the hidden rules of economic class, increase your stability and create a future story for your life.

Complete the program and late fines from SCPL will be deleted from your library card. All workbooks and class materials are free thanks to a grant from the Schenectady Foundation.

*Applications can be filled out at SCPL’s Central Library.

    Location: Central Library
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misc_none 1:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Creative Writing Group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join the creative writing group that meets weekly.  All writing abilities are welcome.

Questions? Contact Donna at storykeepr@aol.com

Swanker Room

    Location: Central Library
 
misc_none 5:45 PM  -  7:45 PM Writing Wednesdays Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

This writing group covers a variety of genres including memoirs, short stories, poetry, flash fiction, haiku, and novels.  For more information, contact Ginny Folger at vfolger@nycap.rr.com.   

    Location: Central Library
Monday December 4, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 12:00 PM  -  1:00 PM Beautiful Music Opera Talk @ CENTRAL Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Dr. Frank Strauss will lead a discussion and viewing of the aria, "O mio babbino caro", from Puccini's opera Gianni Schicchi.

Sponsored by Friends of the Library.

    Location: Central Library, McChesney Room
Wednesday December 6, 2017 Go To Top
med_red_cross 10:30 AM  -  6:30 PM SCAP Services @ Central Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Central is one of SCAP's (Schenectady Community Action Program) satellite locations.

Some of the services they offer include:

  • Access emergency housing, food, clothing, furnishings, medical care and other resources
  • Transitional and permanent housing
  • Help with public assistance applications
  • Crisis counseling and case management
  • Mediate disputes between landords and tenants
  • Intervene with DSS, National Grid
  • Income Tax Assistance

Walk-ins, no appointments. There is often no wait time either!

Times of availability are sometimes subject to change. It is recommended you call the reference desk at 388-4511 before you arrive to verify SCAP staff is present. SCAP leaves early by around 4:00 pm the first Wednesday of the month. 

SCAP desk is located by the Community Bulletin board right near the DVD's

    Location: Central Library
 
misc_none 1:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Creative Writing Group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join the creative writing group that meets weekly.  All writing abilities are welcome.

Questions? Contact Donna at storykeepr@aol.com

Swanker Room

    Location: Central Library
 
misc_none 5:45 PM  -  7:45 PM Writing Wednesdays Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

This writing group covers a variety of genres including memoirs, short stories, poetry, flash fiction, haiku, and novels.  For more information, contact Ginny Folger at vfolger@nycap.rr.com.   

    Location: Central Library
Thursday December 7, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 5:30 PM Handmade Holidays @ Central Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    518-388-4511   
   

DIY Sugar Scrubs
Blend different kinds of sugars, spices, oils and scents together to create hand and body scrubs that will leave your skin fresh, soft and rejuvenated. 

McChesney Room, Central Library
Due to class size limitations we ask that guests only register for 2 of the 4 classes offered as part of this series. Register online at scpl.org 

Ages 18+ only.

    Location: Central Library, McChesney Room
        There are 5 spaces available.
Saturday December 9, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 3:00 PM World of Chinese Culture: Exploring Food @ CENTRAL Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    518.388.4511   
   

In this class you will be introduced to the schools of cuisine found across the many regions of China and have a hands-on experience in making a traditional dish.

PLEASE REGISTER FOR THIS CLASS BY CLICKING THE BUTTON BELOW.

    Location: Central Library, McChesney Room
   
Monday December 11, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 12:00 PM  -  1:00 PM Marriage of Figaro Talk @ Central Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Professor Josef Schmee will present a program about the comic opera The Marriage of Figaro by Mozart.

Sponsored by Friends of the Library.

    Location: Central Library, McChesney Room
Wednesday December 13, 2017 Go To Top
med_red_cross 10:30 AM  -  6:30 PM SCAP Services @ Central Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Central is one of SCAP's (Schenectady Community Action Program) satellite locations.

Some of the services they offer include:

  • Access emergency housing, food, clothing, furnishings, medical care and other resources
  • Transitional and permanent housing
  • Help with public assistance applications
  • Crisis counseling and case management
  • Mediate disputes between landords and tenants
  • Intervene with DSS, National Grid
  • Income Tax Assistance

Walk-ins, no appointments. There is often no wait time either!

Times of availability are sometimes subject to change. It is recommended you call the reference desk at 388-4511 before you arrive to verify SCAP staff is present. SCAP leaves early by around 4:00 pm the first Wednesday of the month. 

SCAP desk is located by the Community Bulletin board right near the DVD's

    Location: Central Library
 
misc_none 1:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Creative Writing Group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join the creative writing group that meets weekly.  All writing abilities are welcome.

Questions? Contact Donna at storykeepr@aol.com

Swanker Room

    Location: Central Library
 
misc_none 5:45 PM  -  7:45 PM Writing Wednesdays Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

This writing group covers a variety of genres including memoirs, short stories, poetry, flash fiction, haiku, and novels.  For more information, contact Ginny Folger at vfolger@nycap.rr.com.   

    Location: Central Library
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misc_none 6:30 PM Adult Coloring Craft Night Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    518-388-4511   
   

Bring your completed adult coloring pages and Becky will help you turn them into bookmarks, magnets, gift bags and more!

No registration is required, just bring your completed sheets with you.

    Location: Central Library, McChesney Room
Thursday December 14, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 5:30 PM Handmade Holidays @ Central Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    518-388-4511   
   

Zentangle Inspired Folding Fans
Learn the decorative drawing technique of Zentagle as you create a one-of-a-kind fan to use of hand on a wall as art.

McChesney Room, Central Library
Due to class size limitations we ask that guests only register for 2 of the 4 classes offered as part of this series. Register online at scpl.org 

Ages 18+ only.

    Location: Central Library, McChesney Room
        There is 1 space available.
Monday December 18, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 12:00 PM  -  1:00 PM Rigoletto Opera Talk @ Central Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Professor Josef Schmee will present a program about the opera Rigoletto by Verdi.

Sponsored by Friends of the Library.

    Location: Central Library, McChesney Room
Tuesday December 19, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 5:30 PM Handmade Holidays: Kindness & Mandala Rocks Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    518-388-4511   
   

Kindness & Mandala Rocks
These have been all the rage this year. Decorate stones with inspirational phrases or decorative mandalas. 

McChesney Room, Central Library
Due to class size limitations we ask that guests only register for 2 of the 4 classes offered as part of this series. Register online at scpl.org 

Ages 18+ only.

    Location: Central Library, McChesney Room
        There are 7 spaces available.
Wednesday December 20, 2017 Go To Top
med_red_cross 10:30 AM  -  6:30 PM SCAP Services @ Central Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Central is one of SCAP's (Schenectady Community Action Program) satellite locations.

Some of the services they offer include:

  • Access emergency housing, food, clothing, furnishings, medical care and other resources
  • Transitional and permanent housing
  • Help with public assistance applications
  • Crisis counseling and case management
  • Mediate disputes between landords and tenants
  • Intervene with DSS, National Grid
  • Income Tax Assistance

Walk-ins, no appointments. There is often no wait time either!

Times of availability are sometimes subject to change. It is recommended you call the reference desk at 388-4511 before you arrive to verify SCAP staff is present. SCAP leaves early by around 4:00 pm the first Wednesday of the month. 

SCAP desk is located by the Community Bulletin board right near the DVD's

    Location: Central Library
 
misc_none 1:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Creative Writing Group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join the creative writing group that meets weekly.  All writing abilities are welcome.

Questions? Contact Donna at storykeepr@aol.com

Swanker Room

    Location: Central Library
 
misc_none 5:45 PM  -  7:45 PM Writing Wednesdays Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

This writing group covers a variety of genres including memoirs, short stories, poetry, flash fiction, haiku, and novels.  For more information, contact Ginny Folger at vfolger@nycap.rr.com.   

    Location: Central Library
Saturday December 23, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none Christmas Holiday Break Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    518-388-4500   
   

All SCPL locations will be closed today.

Sunday December 24, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none Christmas Holiday Break Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    518-388-4500   
   

All SCPL locations will be closed today.

Monday December 25, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none Christmas Holiday Break Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    518-388-4500   
   

All SCPL locations will be closed today.

Tuesday December 26, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none Christmas Holiday Break Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    518-388-4500   
   

All SCPL locations will be closed today.

Wednesday December 27, 2017 Go To Top
med_red_cross 10:30 AM  -  6:30 PM SCAP Services @ Central Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Central is one of SCAP's (Schenectady Community Action Program) satellite locations.

Some of the services they offer include:

  • Access emergency housing, food, clothing, furnishings, medical care and other resources
  • Transitional and permanent housing
  • Help with public assistance applications
  • Crisis counseling and case management
  • Mediate disputes between landords and tenants
  • Intervene with DSS, National Grid
  • Income Tax Assistance

Walk-ins, no appointments. There is often no wait time either!

Times of availability are sometimes subject to change. It is recommended you call the reference desk at 388-4511 before you arrive to verify SCAP staff is present. SCAP leaves early by around 4:00 pm the first Wednesday of the month. 

SCAP desk is located by the Community Bulletin board right near the DVD's

    Location: Central Library
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