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Wednesday July 29, 2015 Go To Top
lib_book_signing 1:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Creative Writing Group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Anita McKay     yakcmny@yahoo.com.
   

Calling all writers and wannabees! You are invited to join a peer writing group which meets at the library every Wednesday. All levels and genres are welcome. We ask that you share your work and give and receive constructive feedback. For more information or to attend please contact Anita McKay, yakcmny@yahoo.com

    Location: Central Library
Tuesday August 4, 2015 Go To Top
ent_film-reel 6:30 PM Book Trivia & Game Night Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    518-388-4511   
   

Think you know books? Then show off your skills by forming a team of 2-6 friends to compete in literary themed trivia and games. Some examples of rounds include: name that cover and famous first lines. Prizes will be awarded to top teams. Ages 18 +; register your team online by clicking the Register button below.

This event is part of our Adult Summer Reading program (find out more here) Adults enrolled in the Summer Reading program will earn an extra raffle ticket for our Kindle Fire HD7 for attending tonight!

    Location: Central Library, McChesney Room
        There are 46 spaces available.
Thursday August 6, 2015 Go To Top
ent_manga_girl.GIF 6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Draw it! Exploring the Art of Illustrated Storytelling Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    518-388-4511   
   

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Thursday, August 6 & 13
This is a two-part workshop about exploring creativity using the medium of comics. The topics include brainstorming, storytelling, character design, developing style and directing action. Artists will work together developing plots, sharing options and having fun while expressing themselves. Illustrated narratives are one of the most effective ways to communicate ideas. A great learning experience for artists with an interest not only in comics and cartooning, but graphic design, gaming, social media, film and other methods of visual storytelling. The course is led by artist, Ira Marcks of Tiger Trap Studio. Materials will be provided. Ages 14 +; register online by clicking the registration button below.

You must commit for BOTH classes when you register.

This event is part of our Adult Summer Reading program (find out more here) Adults enrolled in the Summer Reading program will earn an extra raffle ticket for our Kindle Fire HD7 for attending tonight!

    Location: Central Library, McChesney Room
        There are 6 spaces available.
Tuesday August 11, 2015 Go To Top
lib_book3 6:30 PM NYSCA Book Discussion: We Were Liars Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    518.388.4511   
   

 

This brilliant and heartbreaking Young Adult crossover novel tells the story of a prestigious family living on a private island off the coast of Massachusetts. It’s full of love, lies, secrets, no shortage of family dysfunction- and a shocking twist that you won’t see coming. A great discussion for teens and adults alike! Facilitated by Roseanne Melita

This event is part of our Adult Summer Reading program (find out more here) Adults enrolled in the Summer Reading program will earn an extra raffle ticket for our Kindle Fire HD7 for attending tonight!

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.

Register by clicking the REGISTER button below or contacting any branch.

    Location: Central Library, Swanker Board Room
        There are 27 spaces available.
Wednesday August 12, 2015 Go To Top
misc_earth 1:00 PM  -  2:30 PM Getting Ahead in a Just Getting –by World Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Getting Ahead in a Just Getting –by World is a 12 week long class for adults moving from one stage of life to another. The class helps people build their resources for a more prosperous life for themselves,their families, and their communities. In the Getting Ahead learning circles, participants reflect on and examine relevant information, assess resources, make plans for their future story, and choose a support team to help them fulfill their dream. Participants also offer ideas for building a prosperous community where everyone lives well.

This popular program has already helped many people in Schenectady set their life goals and achieve them. This class is facilitated by Eddie Polanco and Charles Fludd, both graduates of the Getting Ahead program. 

For ages 18+, The cost of books and other class materials are covered by a grant from the Schenectady Foundation. There is no cost to class participants.

To attend, stop by the Reference Desk at the Central Library to complete a brief application

 

 

    Location: Central Library, Swanker Board Room
 
lib_book3 6:30 PM Author Visit: Letty Cottin Pogrebin Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    518.388.4511   
   

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SCPL presents

LETTY COTTIN POGREBIN

Wednesday, August 12th
6:30pm

McChesney Room
Schenectady County Public Library
99 Clinton Street

Letty Cottin Pogrebin, a founding editor of Ms. magazine, is a writer, lecturer, social justice activist, and the author of eleven books.SINGLE JEWISH MALE SEEKING SOUL MATE, her second novel, has just been published.
The Open Door Bookstore is offering a 20% discount on the book. You may purchase a copy prior to Sunday, August 9, 2015 by calling the store at 346.2719. Books will also be available for purchase (at full price) the day of the event.
Please call 388.4511 for more information.

This event is supported by: POETS & WRITERS

 

    Location: Central Library, McChesney Room
Wednesday August 19, 2015 Go To Top
misc_earth 1:00 PM  -  2:30 PM Getting Ahead in a Just Getting –by World Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Getting Ahead in a Just Getting –by World is a 12 week long class for adults moving from one stage of life to another. The class helps people build their resources for a more prosperous life for themselves,their families, and their communities. In the Getting Ahead learning circles, participants reflect on and examine relevant information, assess resources, make plans for their future story, and choose a support team to help them fulfill their dream. Participants also offer ideas for building a prosperous community where everyone lives well.

This popular program has already helped many people in Schenectady set their life goals and achieve them. This class is facilitated by Eddie Polanco and Charles Fludd, both graduates of the Getting Ahead program. 

For ages 18+, The cost of books and other class materials are covered by a grant from the Schenectady Foundation. There is no cost to class participants.

To attend, stop by the Reference Desk at the Central Library to complete a brief application

 

 

    Location: Central Library, Swanker Board Room
Thursday August 20, 2015 Go To Top
ent_film-reel 6:00 PM DIY Art Coasters Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    518-388-4511   
   

Create a set of four unique coasters using easy collage techniques. Register online starting August 1

This event is part of our Adult Summer Reading program (find out more here) Adults enrolled in the Summer Reading program will earn an extra raffle ticket for our Kindle Fire HD7 for attending tonight!

    Location: Central Library, McChesney Room
Tuesday August 25, 2015 Go To Top
food_beer.GIF 7:00 PM Read 'N Greet Book Club:
Pinhead Susan's
Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact:    518.388.4511   
   

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This isn't your mother's dusty, old book club!

Each month we will get together at a different area bar to discuss cutting-edge, modern literature.

The next book for Read 'N Greet is A SENSE OF AN ENDING by Julian Barnes.

We will be meeting at Pinhead Susan's, Tuesday, August 25th @ 7PM.

When you attend, Pinhead Susan's will take 20% off of your food bill that night!!!

Register by clicking the REGISTER button below or contacting any branch.

 

Be sure to LIKE our special Facebook page to keep up-to-date with this great new program!
https://www.facebook.com/SCPLReadNGreet

    Location: Pinhead Susan's, 38-40 Broadway, Schenectady
        There are 21 spaces available.
Wednesday August 26, 2015 Go To Top
misc_earth 1:00 PM  -  2:30 PM Getting Ahead in a Just Getting –by World Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Getting Ahead in a Just Getting –by World is a 12 week long class for adults moving from one stage of life to another. The class helps people build their resources for a more prosperous life for themselves,their families, and their communities. In the Getting Ahead learning circles, participants reflect on and examine relevant information, assess resources, make plans for their future story, and choose a support team to help them fulfill their dream. Participants also offer ideas for building a prosperous community where everyone lives well.

This popular program has already helped many people in Schenectady set their life goals and achieve them. This class is facilitated by Eddie Polanco and Charles Fludd, both graduates of the Getting Ahead program. 

For ages 18+, The cost of books and other class materials are covered by a grant from the Schenectady Foundation. There is no cost to class participants.

To attend, stop by the Reference Desk at the Central Library to complete a brief application

 

 

    Location: Central Library, Swanker Board Room
Wednesday September 2, 2015 Go To Top
misc_earth 1:00 PM  -  2:30 PM Getting Ahead in a Just Getting –by World Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Getting Ahead in a Just Getting –by World is a 12 week long class for adults moving from one stage of life to another. The class helps people build their resources for a more prosperous life for themselves,their families, and their communities. In the Getting Ahead learning circles, participants reflect on and examine relevant information, assess resources, make plans for their future story, and choose a support team to help them fulfill their dream. Participants also offer ideas for building a prosperous community where everyone lives well.

This popular program has already helped many people in Schenectady set their life goals and achieve them. This class is facilitated by Eddie Polanco and Charles Fludd, both graduates of the Getting Ahead program. 

For ages 18+, The cost of books and other class materials are covered by a grant from the Schenectady Foundation. There is no cost to class participants.

To attend, stop by the Reference Desk at the Central Library to complete a brief application

 

 

    Location: Central Library, Swanker Board Room
Monday September 7, 2015 Go To Top
office_closedsign.GIF Labor Day Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

All Schenectady County Public Libraries will be closed for Labor Day.

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Wednesday September 9, 2015 Go To Top
misc_earth 1:00 PM  -  2:30 PM Getting Ahead in a Just Getting –by World Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Getting Ahead in a Just Getting –by World is a 12 week long class for adults moving from one stage of life to another. The class helps people build their resources for a more prosperous life for themselves,their families, and their communities. In the Getting Ahead learning circles, participants reflect on and examine relevant information, assess resources, make plans for their future story, and choose a support team to help them fulfill their dream. Participants also offer ideas for building a prosperous community where everyone lives well.

This popular program has already helped many people in Schenectady set their life goals and achieve them. This class is facilitated by Eddie Polanco and Charles Fludd, both graduates of the Getting Ahead program. 

For ages 18+, The cost of books and other class materials are covered by a grant from the Schenectady Foundation. There is no cost to class participants.

To attend, stop by the Reference Desk at the Central Library to complete a brief application

 

 

    Location: Central Library, Swanker Board Room
Wednesday September 16, 2015 Go To Top
misc_earth 1:00 PM  -  2:30 PM Getting Ahead in a Just Getting –by World Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Getting Ahead in a Just Getting –by World is a 12 week long class for adults moving from one stage of life to another. The class helps people build their resources for a more prosperous life for themselves,their families, and their communities. In the Getting Ahead learning circles, participants reflect on and examine relevant information, assess resources, make plans for their future story, and choose a support team to help them fulfill their dream. Participants also offer ideas for building a prosperous community where everyone lives well.

This popular program has already helped many people in Schenectady set their life goals and achieve them. This class is facilitated by Eddie Polanco and Charles Fludd, both graduates of the Getting Ahead program. 

For ages 18+, The cost of books and other class materials are covered by a grant from the Schenectady Foundation. There is no cost to class participants.

To attend, stop by the Reference Desk at the Central Library to complete a brief application

 

 

    Location: Central Library, Swanker Board Room
Wednesday September 23, 2015 Go To Top
misc_earth 1:00 PM  -  2:30 PM Getting Ahead in a Just Getting –by World Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Getting Ahead in a Just Getting –by World is a 12 week long class for adults moving from one stage of life to another. The class helps people build their resources for a more prosperous life for themselves,their families, and their communities. In the Getting Ahead learning circles, participants reflect on and examine relevant information, assess resources, make plans for their future story, and choose a support team to help them fulfill their dream. Participants also offer ideas for building a prosperous community where everyone lives well.

This popular program has already helped many people in Schenectady set their life goals and achieve them. This class is facilitated by Eddie Polanco and Charles Fludd, both graduates of the Getting Ahead program. 

For ages 18+, The cost of books and other class materials are covered by a grant from the Schenectady Foundation. There is no cost to class participants.

To attend, stop by the Reference Desk at the Central Library to complete a brief application

 

 

    Location: Central Library, Swanker Board Room
Wednesday September 30, 2015 Go To Top
misc_earth 1:00 PM  -  2:30 PM Getting Ahead in a Just Getting –by World Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Getting Ahead in a Just Getting –by World is a 12 week long class for adults moving from one stage of life to another. The class helps people build their resources for a more prosperous life for themselves,their families, and their communities. In the Getting Ahead learning circles, participants reflect on and examine relevant information, assess resources, make plans for their future story, and choose a support team to help them fulfill their dream. Participants also offer ideas for building a prosperous community where everyone lives well.

This popular program has already helped many people in Schenectady set their life goals and achieve them. This class is facilitated by Eddie Polanco and Charles Fludd, both graduates of the Getting Ahead program. 

For ages 18+, The cost of books and other class materials are covered by a grant from the Schenectady Foundation. There is no cost to class participants.

To attend, stop by the Reference Desk at the Central Library to complete a brief application

 

 

    Location: Central Library, Swanker Board Room
Wednesday October 7, 2015 Go To Top
misc_earth 1:00 PM  -  2:30 PM Getting Ahead in a Just Getting –by World Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Getting Ahead in a Just Getting –by World is a 12 week long class for adults moving from one stage of life to another. The class helps people build their resources for a more prosperous life for themselves,their families, and their communities. In the Getting Ahead learning circles, participants reflect on and examine relevant information, assess resources, make plans for their future story, and choose a support team to help them fulfill their dream. Participants also offer ideas for building a prosperous community where everyone lives well.

This popular program has already helped many people in Schenectady set their life goals and achieve them. This class is facilitated by Eddie Polanco and Charles Fludd, both graduates of the Getting Ahead program. 

For ages 18+, The cost of books and other class materials are covered by a grant from the Schenectady Foundation. There is no cost to class participants.

To attend, stop by the Reference Desk at the Central Library to complete a brief application

 

 

    Location: Central Library, Swanker Board Room
Monday October 12, 2015 Go To Top
office_closedsign.GIF Columbus Day Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

All Schenectady County Public Libraries will be closed for Columbus Day.

Wednesday October 14, 2015 Go To Top
misc_earth 1:00 PM  -  2:30 PM Getting Ahead in a Just Getting –by World Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Getting Ahead in a Just Getting –by World is a 12 week long class for adults moving from one stage of life to another. The class helps people build their resources for a more prosperous life for themselves,their families, and their communities. In the Getting Ahead learning circles, participants reflect on and examine relevant information, assess resources, make plans for their future story, and choose a support team to help them fulfill their dream. Participants also offer ideas for building a prosperous community where everyone lives well.

This popular program has already helped many people in Schenectady set their life goals and achieve them. This class is facilitated by Eddie Polanco and Charles Fludd, both graduates of the Getting Ahead program. 

For ages 18+, The cost of books and other class materials are covered by a grant from the Schenectady Foundation. There is no cost to class participants.

To attend, stop by the Reference Desk at the Central Library to complete a brief application

 

 

    Location: Central Library, Swanker Board Room
Wednesday October 21, 2015 Go To Top
misc_earth 1:00 PM  -  2:30 PM Getting Ahead in a Just Getting –by World Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Getting Ahead in a Just Getting –by World is a 12 week long class for adults moving from one stage of life to another. The class helps people build their resources for a more prosperous life for themselves,their families, and their communities. In the Getting Ahead learning circles, participants reflect on and examine relevant information, assess resources, make plans for their future story, and choose a support team to help them fulfill their dream. Participants also offer ideas for building a prosperous community where everyone lives well.

This popular program has already helped many people in Schenectady set their life goals and achieve them. This class is facilitated by Eddie Polanco and Charles Fludd, both graduates of the Getting Ahead program. 

For ages 18+, The cost of books and other class materials are covered by a grant from the Schenectady Foundation. There is no cost to class participants.

To attend, stop by the Reference Desk at the Central Library to complete a brief application

 

 

    Location: Central Library, Swanker Board Room
Wednesday October 28, 2015 Go To Top
misc_earth 1:00 PM  -  2:30 PM Getting Ahead in a Just Getting –by World Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Getting Ahead in a Just Getting –by World is a 12 week long class for adults moving from one stage of life to another. The class helps people build their resources for a more prosperous life for themselves,their families, and their communities. In the Getting Ahead learning circles, participants reflect on and examine relevant information, assess resources, make plans for their future story, and choose a support team to help them fulfill their dream. Participants also offer ideas for building a prosperous community where everyone lives well.

This popular program has already helped many people in Schenectady set their life goals and achieve them. This class is facilitated by Eddie Polanco and Charles Fludd, both graduates of the Getting Ahead program. 

For ages 18+, The cost of books and other class materials are covered by a grant from the Schenectady Foundation. There is no cost to class participants.

To attend, stop by the Reference Desk at the Central Library to complete a brief application

 

 

    Location: Central Library, Swanker Board Room
Tuesday November 3, 2015 Go To Top
office_closedsign.GIF Election Day Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

All Schenectady County Public Libraries will be closed for Election Day.

Wednesday November 11, 2015 Go To Top
office_closedsign.GIF Veterans Day Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

All Schenectady County Public Libraries will be closed for Veterans Day.

Thursday November 26, 2015 Go To Top
office_closedsign.GIF Thanksgiving Day Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

All Schenectady County Public Libraries will be closed for Thanksgiving Day.

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