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Tuesday December 18, 2018 Go To Top
objects_sewing.png 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Julie Stump     reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

Bring your projects, socialize, and connect with other crafters.  Share your own special talents or learn a new knitting, crocheting, embroidery or quilting skill.  All crafters are welcome to join the group.

    Location: Library Community Room
Wednesday December 19, 2018 Go To Top
lib_book_open.png 11:00 AM Books & Beyond     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Tracey Pause   765-2791   tracey.pause@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

The Other Einstein by Marie Benedict

A tale inspired by the first wife of Albert Einstein follows the experiences of Mitza Mari, a female physics student at an elite late-nineteenth-century school in Zurich, where she falls in love with a charismatic fellow student who eclipses her contributions to his theory of relativity.

Click here to request a copy.

 

 

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
       
Thursday December 20, 2018 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

Three Men and a Baby

(1987)

102m

Three bachelors find themselves forced to take care of a baby left by one of the guys' girlfriends. Starring Tom Selleck and Steve Guttenberg

    Location: Library Community Room
 
objects_tshirt.png 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Ugly Sweater Party     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Tracey Pause   5187652791   tracey.pause@voorpl.org
   

Dress to impress in your holiday worst!  Snowmen, sparkles, sequins, oh my!  Wear your ugly sweater to the party!  Join us for a holiday cookie exchange.  Please bring 2 dozen homemade cookies to exchange along with the recipe to share with others. Containers will be provided.  Music will be playing as we enjoy snacks and color ugly sweater coloring pages and much more.  Prizes will be given for the ugliest sweater and other fun categories!  Light refreshments will be served.  Please register.

    Location: Library Community Room
       
Thursday December 27, 2018 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

Heidi

(1937)

88m

A plucky little orphan girl gets dumped abruptly into her gruff, hermit grandfather's care, then later gets retaken and delivered as a companion for an injured girl. Starring Shirley Temple and Jean Hersholt

    Location: Library Community Room
Thursday January 3, 2019 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

3 Coins in the Fountain

(1954)

1h 42m

Three American women working in Rome, Italy, share a spacious apartment and the desire to find love and marriage, each experiencing a few bumps in their journeys to romance. Starring Dorothy McGuire and Clifton Webb.

    Location: Library Community Room
Tuesday January 8, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Julie Stump     reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

Bring your projects, socialize, and connect with other crafters.  Share your own special talents or learn a new knitting, crocheting, embroidery or quilting skill.  All crafters are welcome to join the group.

    Location: Library Community Room
 
lib_writing.png 6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Writing Personal History for Family, Friends and Posterity*     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Michele Reilly   765-2791   reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

Join local author and historian Dennis Sullivan as he guides you on a journey through your own history.  This is a writing series in which you will record your family or personal story.  The sessions offer the opportunity for you to share what you are writing with the group and receive a helpful critique of your work.  The program will be held every 2nd Tuesday of the month, January through June.  Limited seats available.

 

    Location: Library Community Room
Wednesday January 9, 2019 Go To Top
VPL/lib_book_disc_2 7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Fiction Book Discussion     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Tracey Pause   765-2791   tracey.pause@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

The fiction book discussion group meets each month to carefully analyze the current selection in a warm and welcoming setting. To join one or all monthly meetings, paperback copies of the book are available at the reference desk for $5. This program is funded by the Friends of the Library. 

The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane by Lisa See

Li-yan and her family align their lives around the seasons and the farming of tea. There is ritual and routine, and it has been ever thus for generations. Then one day a jeep appears at the village gate—the first automobile any of them have seen—and a stranger arrives.

Click here to request a copy.

 

 

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
       
Thursday January 10, 2019 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

The Count of Monte Cristo

(1934)

1h 53m

After greedy men have Edmound Dantes unjustly imprisoned for 20 years for innocently delivering a letter entrusted to him, he escapes to get his revenge on them. Starring Robert Donat and Elissa Landi.

    Location: Library Community Room
Sunday January 13, 2019 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 2:00 PM Second Sunday Film     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Tracey Pause   518-765-2791   
   

Julia Roberts, Owen Wilson, Izabela Vidovic, and Jacob Tremblay in Wonder (2017)Based on the New York Times bestseller, WONDER tells the incredibly inspiring and heartwarming story of August Pullman, a boy with facial differences who enters 5th grade, attending a mainstream elementary school for the first time. (IMDB)
Starring: Jacob Trembley, Owen Wilson, Isabella Vidovic and Julie Roberts

Rated PG, 1h 53m

Light refreshments served.

    Location: Library Community Room
Monday January 14, 2019 Go To Top
VPL/lib_book_disc_1 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nonfiction Book Discussion*     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Michele Reilly   765-2791   michele.reilly@voorpl.org
   

The nonfiction book discussion group meets at 1pm and 7pm, the second Monday, every other month, to discuss a thought-provoking nonfiction book about about history, politics, contemporary issues, etc. 

 In Killers of the Flower Moon, David Grann revisits a shocking series of crimes in which dozens of people were murdered in cold blood. Based on years of research and startling new evidence, the book is a masterpiece of narrative nonfiction, as each step in the investigation reveals a series of sinister secrets and reversals. But more than that, it is a searing indictment of the callousness and prejudice toward American Indians that allowed the murderers to operate with impunity for so long. Killers of the Flower Moon is utterly compelling, but also emotionally devastating.

Please register at the Information Desk.

Books will be available for purchase ($5). Library copies will also be available for checkout and all titles are available on our Book Discussion Kindle and Overdrive.

 

 

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
       
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VPL/lib_book_disc_1 7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Nonfiction Book Discussion*     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Michele Reilly   765-2791   michele.reilly@voorpl.org
   

The nonfiction book discussion group meets at 1pm and 7pm, the second Monday, every other month, to discuss a thought-provoking nonfiction book about about history, politics, contemporary issues, etc. 

 In Killers of the Flower Moon, David Grann revisits a shocking series of crimes in which dozens of people were murdered in cold blood. Based on years of research and startling new evidence, the book is a masterpiece of narrative nonfiction, as each step in the investigation reveals a series of sinister secrets and reversals. But more than that, it is a searing indictment of the callousness and prejudice toward American Indians that allowed the murderers to operate with impunity for so long. Killers of the Flower Moon is utterly compelling, but also emotionally devastating.

Please register at the Information Desk.

Books will be available for purchase ($5). Library copies will also be available for checkout and all titles are available on our Book Discussion Kindle and Overdrive.

 

 

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
       
Tuesday January 15, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Julie Stump     reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

Bring your projects, socialize, and connect with other crafters.  Share your own special talents or learn a new knitting, crocheting, embroidery or quilting skill.  All crafters are welcome to join the group.

    Location: Library Community Room
 
objects_glue.png 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Needle Felting for Beginners     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Tracey Pause   5184567706   tracey.pause@voorpl.org
   

Alison Swanson will guide beginners in a wool needle felting project to create a cute cat. No experience necessary, supplies will be provided -- just bring your creativity! Please register.

Snow date for this activity will be Tuesday, January 22nd.

    Location: Library Community Room
       
Wednesday January 16, 2019 Go To Top
lib_book_open.png 11:00 AM Books & Beyond     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Tracey Pause   765-2791   tracey.pause@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane by Lisa See

Li-yan and her family align their lives around the seasons and the farming of tea. There is ritual and routine, and it has been ever thus for generations. Then one day a jeep appears at the village gate—the first automobile any of them have seen—and a stranger arrives.

Click here to request a copy.

 

 

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
       
 
ent_projector.png 6:00 PM  -  8:45 PM Winter Film Festival     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Michele Reilly   518-765-2791   michele.reilly@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

Join us for our second annual Winter Film Festival.  These four films focus on life, death, dance and subversion.  Dennis Sullivan will be our host in viewing these award winning films.

The Meaning of Life directed by Terry Jones

(1983)  Rated R  1hr47min

Monty Python's The Meaning of Life

Upcoming dates:

January 23 – Amour directed by Michael Haneke

January 30 – Ginger and Fred directed by Federico Fellini

February 13 – Lives of Others directed by Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck

 

    Location: Library Community Room
Thursday January 17, 2019 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

The Kennel Murder Case

(1933)

1h 13m

Philo Vance, accompanied by his prize-losing Scottish terrier, investigates the locked-room murder of a prominent and much-hated collector whose broken Chinese vase provides an important clue.(IMDB) Starring William Powell and Mary Astor.

    Location: Library Community Room
 
misc_none.png 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Upcycling Crafts: Old CDs     Tell a Friend
    Contact: kathleen Tyrrell   765-2791   reference@voorpl.org
   

Join us as we make bookends, coasters, or suncatchers using old CDs. If you have CDs (or DVDs) you no longer want or need bring them, but we will supply all the necessary materials. Please register.

    Location: Library Community Room
       
Monday January 21, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none.png 1:30 PM  -  4:30 PM 3D Printing Drop-in Time     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Andrew   765-2791   andrew.ward@voorpl.org
   

The 3D printer is warmed up and ready to go! Stop by during MLK Day afternoon to learn the basics of our Lulzbot Mini 2, get started with TinkerCad, troubleshoot a tricky build, or anything else 3D Print related.

    Location: Library Community Room
Tuesday January 22, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Julie Stump     reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

Bring your projects, socialize, and connect with other crafters.  Share your own special talents or learn a new knitting, crocheting, embroidery or quilting skill.  All crafters are welcome to join the group.

    Location: Library Community Room
 
misc_none.png 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Snow Date for Needle Felting     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Tracey Pause   518 765-2791   tracey.pause.voorpl.org
   

In case of snow on January 15, Beginner Needle Felting will be held on this date.

    Location: Library Community Room
Thursday January 24, 2019 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

Loving

(2016)

2h 3m

The story of Richard and Mildred Loving, a couple whose arrest for interracial marriage in 1960s Virginia began a legal battle that would end with the Supreme Court's historic 1967 decision. Starring Ruth Negga and Joel Edgerton

    Location: Library Community Room
 
food_apple.png 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Talk & Taste Cookbook Group - The Smitten Kitchen Every Day     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Michele Reilly   518-765-2791   michele.reilly@voorpl.org
   

Join us on our newest foodie journey. Every other month, we will talk and taste our way through ethnic foods, specialty methods and cuisines, and just plain good cooking.  Read the latest choice, try out the recipes, and (best part!) bring a dish for everyone to sample on discussion night. Experienced foodies and newbies are welcome. A limited number of books are available to purchase for $5 or you can check out a library copy.  Registration required.

 Snow date Jan 31: 6:30-8:00 pm

The Smitten Kitchen Every Day by Deb Perelman

Front Cover

Thank you to the FOL for subsidizing book purchases for this program.

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
       
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Monday January 28, 2019 Go To Top
elect_computer_mouse.png 10:30 AM  -  12:00 PM Cloud Storage Basics     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Andrew Ward   765-2791   andrew.ward@voorpl.org
   

Want to get a handle on the nebulous "cloud?" In this class we will demystify the cloud and look at its advantages and disadvantages. Then we will spend time saving and managing files in the cloud and accessing them over the internet.

Participants can bring their own devices, or use one of the Library’s laptops. Optionally, bring a second device for even more hands on practice. Please register for one session.

    Location: Library Community Room
       
Tuesday January 29, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Julie Stump     reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

Bring your projects, socialize, and connect with other crafters.  Share your own special talents or learn a new knitting, crocheting, embroidery or quilting skill.  All crafters are welcome to join the group.

    Location: Library Community Room
 
elect_computer_mouse.png 6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Cloud Storage Basics     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Andrew Ward   765-2791   andrew.ward@voorpl.org
   

Want to get a handle on the nebulous "cloud?" In this class we will demystify the cloud and look at its advantages and disadvantages. Then we will spend time saving and managing files in the cloud and accessing them over the internet.

Participants can bring their own devices, or use one of the Library’s laptops. Optionally, bring a second device for even more hands on practice. Please register for one session.

    Location: Library Community Room
       
Wednesday January 30, 2019 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 6:00 PM  -  8:45 PM Winter Film Festival     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Michele Reilly   518-765-2791   michele.reilly@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

Join us for our second annual Winter Film Festival.  These four films focus on life, death, dance and subversion.  Dennis Sullivan will be our host in viewing these award winning films.

Ginger and Fred (1986)         Rated PG-13                2hr5min

directed by Federico Fellini

Ginger and Fred Poster

Amelia and Pippo are reunited after several decades to perform their old music-hall act (imitating Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers) on a TV variety show.

Upcoming dates:

February 13 – Lives of Others directed by Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck

 

    Location: Library Community Room
Thursday January 31, 2019 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

An American in Paris

(1951)

1h 54m

Three friends struggle to find work in Paris. Things become more complicated when two of them fall in love with the same woman. Starring Gene Kelly and Leslie Caron

    Location: Library Community Room
 
VPL/laughing 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM SNOW DATE Talk & Taste Cookbook Group     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Michele Reilly   518-765-2791   michele.reilly@voorpl.org
   

Talk & Taste Cookbook Discussion

Join us on our newest foodie journey. We will talk and taste our way through ethnic foods, specialty methods and cuisines, and just plain good cooking.  Tracey and Michele will choose a cookbook for you to read, try out the recipes, and (best part!) bring a dish for everyone to sample on discussion night. Experienced foodies and newbies are welcome.  Registration required.

 

January 24 – Mediterranean (snow date Jan 31)

March 28 – Irish

May 23 – Mexican

    Location: Library Community Room
Tuesday February 5, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Julie Stump     reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

Bring your projects, socialize, and connect with other crafters.  Share your own special talents or learn a new knitting, crocheting, embroidery or quilting skill.  All crafters are welcome to join the group.

    Location: Library Community Room
 
misc_none.png 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Beading Workshop     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Debbie Sternklar   518 765-2791   debbie.sternklar@voorpl.org
   

Learn easy beading techniques for making simple necklaces, bracelets, and earrings.  The Library provides tools and offers a variety of beads to choose from, or you are welcome to bring your own supplies and projects along.  Check out our beading books and magazines for inspiration. You may arrive at any time during the workshop that fits your schedule. Adults and teens ages 14 and up.  Please register, and there will be a small materials fee.

    Location: Library Community Room
       
Wednesday February 6, 2019 Go To Top
VPL/lib_book_disc_2 7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Fiction Book Discussion     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Tracey Pause   765-2791   tracey.pause@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

The fiction book discussion group meets each month to carefully analyze the current selection in a warm and welcoming setting. To join one or all monthly meetings, paperback copies of the book are available at the reference desk for $5. This program is funded by the Friends of the Library. 

Anatomy of a Miracle by Jonathan Miles

Confined to a wheelchair after a paralyzing injury, Cameron Harris endures a hardscrabble existence in his sister's ramshackle Mississippi home before spontaneously regaining his ability to walk, an apparent miracle that subjects him to scientific and religious debates.

Click here to request a copy.

 

 

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
       
Thursday February 7, 2019 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

Shane

(1953)

A weary gunfighter attempts to settle down with a homestead family, but a smoldering settler/rancher conflict forces him to act. (IMDB) Starring Alan Ladd and Jean Arthur

 

 

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
Sunday February 10, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none.png 2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Second Sunday Film     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Tracey Pause   5187652791   tracy.pause@voorpl.org
   

Five years after the events of Mamma Mia! (2008), Sophie prepares for the grand reopening of the Hotel Bella Donna as she learns more about her mother's past. (IMDB) 1h 54m, PG-13

Starring: Amanda Seyfried and Andy Garcia

Light refreshments served.

 

    Location: Library Community Room
Monday February 11, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none.png 10:30 AM  -  12:00 PM Using Microsoft Word     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Andrew Ward   765-2791   andrew.ward@voorpl.org
   

In this class we will walk through formatting a document in Microsoft Word on the character, paragraph, and page level. We’ll also learn how to structure the document to make organization and presentation simple.

This class assumes general computer use knowledge. Participants can bring their own devices, or use one of the Library’s laptops. Please register for one session.

    Location: Library Community Room
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misc_none.png 6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Using Microsoft Word     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Andrew Ward   765-2791   andrew.ward@voorpl.org
   

In this class we will walk through formatting a document in Microsoft Word on the character, paragraph, and page level. We’ll also learn how to structure the document to make organization and presentation simple.

This class assumes general computer use knowledge. Participants can bring their own devices, or use one of the Library’s laptops. Please register for one session.

    Location: Library Community Room
Tuesday February 12, 2019 Go To Top
VPL/laughing 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Open House     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Julie Stump     reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

Join the Nimblefingers at their Open House for an afternoon of demonstrations, refreshments and friendship.  View antique quilts during a bed-turning and vote for your favorite entry in the design challenge. Meet people who love to talk about crafting and have lots of tips and experiences to share.

During February, visitors to the Library can enjoy the Nimblefingers exhibit of distinctive handcrafts and quilts in our Community Room.  Vote for your favorite design in the Nimblefingers Table Runner Challenge.  Since programs are also held in the Library’s Community Room, check the calendar to plan your visit.

    Location: Library Community Room
 
VPL/laughing 6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Writing Personal History for Family, Friends and Posterity*     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Michele Reilly   765-2791   reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

Join local author and historian Dennis Sullivan as he guides you on a journey through your own history.  This is a writing series in which you will record your family or personal story.  The sessions offer the opportunity for you to share what you are writing with the group and receive a helpful critique of your work.  The program will be held every 2nd Tuesday of the month, January through June.  Limited seats available.

 

    Location: Library Community Room
Wednesday February 13, 2019 Go To Top
lib_book_open.png 11:00 AM Books & Beyond     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Tracey Pause   765-2791   tracey.pause@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

Anatomy of a Miracle by Jonathan Miles

Confined to a wheelchair after a paralyzing injury, Cameron Harris endures a hardscrabble existence in his sister's ramshackle Mississippi home before spontaneously regaining his ability to walk, an apparent miracle that subjects him to scientific and religious debates.

Click here to request a copy.

 

 

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
       
 
ent_projector.png 6:00 PM  -  8:45 PM Winter Film Festival     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Michele Reilly   518-765-2791   Michele Reilly
   

Join us for our second annual Winter Film Festival.  These four films focus on life, death, dance and subversion.  Dennis Sullivan will be our host in viewing these award winning films.

Lives of Others (2006)         Rated R                2hr17min

directed by Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck

The Lives of Others Poster

In 1984 East Berlin, an agent of the secret police, conducting surveillance on a writer and his lover, finds himself becoming increasingly absorbed by their lives.

 

    Location: Library Community Room
Thursday February 14, 2019 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

My Big, Fat Greek Wedding 2

(2016)

A Portokalos family secret brings the beloved characters back together for an even bigger and Greeker wedding. (IMDB) Starring Nia Vardalos and John Corbett

 

 

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
Monday February 18, 2019 Go To Top
elect_3d_printer.png 1:30 PM  -  4:30 PM 3D Printing Drop-in Time     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Andrew   765-2791   andrew.ward@voorpl.org
   

The 3D printer is warmed up and ready to go! Stop by during Presidents’ Day afternoon to learn the basics of our Lulzbot Mini 2, get started with TinkerCad, troubleshoot a tricky build, or anything else 3D Print related.

    Location: Library Community Room
Tuesday February 19, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Julie Stump     reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

Bring your projects, socialize, and connect with other crafters.  Share your own special talents or learn a new knitting, crocheting, embroidery or quilting skill.  All crafters are welcome to join the group.

    Location: Library Community Room
Thursday February 21, 2019 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

Abe Lincoln in Illinois

(1940)

Humble Abraham Lincoln gains the respect of his Illinois neighbors, growing in stature and respect until he is elected President in 1860 and departs for Washington. (IMDB) Starring Raymond Massey and Gene Lockhart

 

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
 
VPL/laughing 6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Fluid Art Project for Adults     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Tracey Pause   5187652791   tracey.pause@voorpl.org
   

Unleash your inner artist and create your very own, one of a kind fluid art painting with instructor and artist, Heather Fitzpatrick. All materials provided. Please register.

 

    Location: Library Community Room
       
Tuesday February 26, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Julie Stump     reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

Bring your projects, socialize, and connect with other crafters.  Share your own special talents or learn a new knitting, crocheting, embroidery or quilting skill.  All crafters are welcome to join the group.

    Location: Library Community Room
Wednesday February 27, 2019 Go To Top
elect_keyboard.png 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Password Workshop     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Andrew Ward   765-2791   andrew.ward@voorpl.org
   

Don’t settle for passwords like “123456,” “qwerty,” or “password.” In this class we will discuss the basics of computer security and generate strong, unique passwords using different methods. Then we will look at tools for storing and accessing them on demand across multiple devices.

Participants can bring their own devices, or use one of the Library’s laptops. Please register for one session.

    Location: Library Community Room
       
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elect_keyboard.png 6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Password Workshop     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Andrew Ward   765-2791   andrew.ward@voorpl.org
   

Don’t settle for passwords like “123456,” “qwerty,” or “password.” In this class we will discuss the basics of computer security and generate strong, unique passwords using different methods. Then we will look at tools for storing and accessing them on demand across multiple devices.

Participants can bring their own devices, or use one of the Library’s laptops. Please register for one session.

    Location: Library Community Room
       
Thursday February 28, 2019 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

Anna and the King of Siam

(1946)

In 1862, a young Englishwoman becomes royal tutor in Siam and befriends the King. (IMDB) Starring Rex Harrison and Irene Dunn

 

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
Monday March 4, 2019 Go To Top
food_tomato.png 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Time for Tomatoes!     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Michele Reilly   518-765-2791   michele.reilly@voorpl.org
   

The Voorheesville Seed Library has many heirloom vegetable varieties and March is the perfect time to start your tomatoes. We'll have everything you need to bring home some tomato seedlings. While you're here, check out the rest of the seed collection and get ready for your spring crops. 

    Location: Library Community Room
Tuesday March 5, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Julie Stump     reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

Bring your projects, socialize, and connect with other crafters.  Share your own special talents or learn a new knitting, crocheting, embroidery or quilting skill.  All crafters are welcome to join the group.

    Location: Library Community Room
Wednesday March 6, 2019 Go To Top
VPL/lib_book_disc_2 7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Fiction Book Discussion     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Tracey Pause   765-2791   tracey.pause@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

The fiction book discussion group meets each month to carefully analyze the current selection in a warm and welcoming setting.To join one or all monthly meetings, paperback copies of the book are available at the reference desk for $5. This program is funded by the Friends of the Library. 

This is How It Always Is by Laurie Frankel

A family reshapes their ideas about family, love and loyalty when youngest son Claude reveals increasingly determined preferences for girls' clothing and accessories and refuses to stay silent. By the author of Goodbye for Now.

Click here to request a copy.

 

 

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
       
Thursday March 7, 2019 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

The Green Years

(1946)

An orphaned young boy is guided by his great-grandfather and strives to go to university to become a doctor. However, the boy's harsh grandfather stands in his way.(IMDB) starring Charles Coburn and Tom Drake

 

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
Sunday March 10, 2019 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 2:00 PM Second Sunday Film     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Tracey Pause   518-765-2791   
   

 

Light refreshments served.

    Location: Library Community Room
Monday March 11, 2019 Go To Top
VPL/lib_book_disc_1 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nonfiction Book Discussion*     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Michele Reilly   765-2791   michele.reilly@voorpl.org
   

The nonfiction book discussion group meets at 1pm and 7pm, the second Monday, every other month, to discuss a thought-provoking nonfiction book about about history, politics, contemporary issues, etc. 

In a compelling tale about the almost unimaginable brute force of nature, New York Times science journalist Henry Fountain combines history and science to bring the quake and its aftermath to life in vivid detail.  With deep, on-the-ground reporting from Alaska, often in the company of George Plafker, Fountain shows how the earthquake left its mark on the land and its people -- and on science.

Please register at the Information Desk.

Books will be available for purchase ($5). Library copies will also be available for checkout and all titles are available on our Book Discussion Kindle and Overdrive.

 

 

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
       
 
VPL/lib_book_disc_1 7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Nonfiction Book Discussion*     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Michele Reilly   765-2791   michele.reilly@voorpl.org
   

The nonfiction book discussion group meets at 1pm and 7pm, the second Monday, every other month, to discuss a thought-provoking nonfiction book about about history, politics, contemporary issues, etc.  

In a compelling tale about the almost unimaginable brute force of nature, New York Times science journalist Henry Fountain combines history and science to bring the quake and its aftermath to life in vivid detail.  With deep, on-the-ground reporting from Alaska, often in the company of George Plafker, Fountain shows how the earthquake left its mark on the land and its people -- and on science.

Please register at the Information Desk.

Books will be available for purchase ($5). Library copies will also be available for checkout and all titles are available on our Book Discussion Kindle and Overdrive.

 

 

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
       
Tuesday March 12, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Julie Stump     reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

Bring your projects, socialize, and connect with other crafters.  Share your own special talents or learn a new knitting, crocheting, embroidery or quilting skill.  All crafters are welcome to join the group.

    Location: Library Community Room
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Writing Personal History for Family, Friends and Posterity*     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Michele Reilly   765-2791   reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

Join local author and historian Dennis Sullivan as he guides you on a journey through your own history.  This is a writing series in which you will record your family or personal story.  The sessions offer the opportunity for you to share what you are writing with the group and receive a helpful critique of your work.  The program will be held every 2nd Tuesday of the month, January through June.  Limited seats available.

 

    Location: Library Community Room
Thursday March 14, 2019 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

Breaking Away

(1979)

A small-town boy obsessed with the Italian cycling team vies for the affections of a college girl. (IMDB) Starring Dennis Christopher and Dennis Quaid

 

 

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
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Tuesday March 19, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Julie Stump     reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

Bring your projects, socialize, and connect with other crafters.  Share your own special talents or learn a new knitting, crocheting, embroidery or quilting skill.  All crafters are welcome to join the group.

    Location: Library Community Room
 
misc_none.png 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Social Security Information     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Michele Reilly   518-765-2791   michele.reilly@voorpl.org
   

Please join us for an exciting program designed to help pre-retirees (ages 55+) make more informed retirement decisions. Topics covered include:

  • When is the best time to collect benefits?
  • How much money can one earn before being penalized?
  • What do the “New Rules” mean for those born after January 1, 1954?
  • Understanding the differences between worker, spousal and survivor benefits?
  • Where can one get help with their claiming decision?

This program is for information purposes only and is being offered as a public service by John N. Kalil Jr., LUTCF, Financial Coach and President of Retirement Solutions, LLC.

John N. Kalil, Jr., is a Registered Representative of Hazard & Siegel, Inc., a registered Broker-Dealer. Securities are offered through Hazard & Siegel Inc., located at 5793 Widewaters Parkway, DeWitt, New York 13214. Member FINRA/SIPC. Advisory Services offered through Hazard & Siegel Advisory Services, LLC, an SEC Registered Investment Advisor. None of the named parties, including the hosting organization, are affiliated with, endorsed or approved by the Social Security Administration or any other governmental agency, nor do they provide tax or legal advice.

Please register.
    Location: Library Community Room
Wednesday March 20, 2019 Go To Top
lib_book_open.png 11:00 AM Books & Beyond     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Tracey Pause   765-2791   tracey.pause@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

This is How It Always Is by Laurie Frankel

A family reshapes their ideas about family, love and loyalty when youngest son Claude reveals increasingly determined preferences for girls' clothing and accessories and refuses to stay silent. By the author of Goodbye for Now.

Click here to request a copy.

 

 

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
       
Thursday March 21, 2019 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

The Quiet Man

(1952)

A retired American boxer returns to the village of his birth in Ireland, where he finds love. (IMDB) Starring John Wayne and Maureen O’Hara

 

 

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
Tuesday March 26, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Julie Stump     reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

Bring your projects, socialize, and connect with other crafters.  Share your own special talents or learn a new knitting, crocheting, embroidery or quilting skill.  All crafters are welcome to join the group.

    Location: Library Community Room
Thursday March 28, 2019 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

A Walk in the Clouds

(1995)

A married soldier returning from World War II poses as a pregnant woman's husband to save her from her father's anger and honor. (IMDB) Starring Keanu Reeves and Aitana Sanchez-Gijon

 

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
 
food_meal.png 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Talk & Taste Cookbook Group - Sheet Pan Suppers     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Michele Reilly   518-765-2791   michele.reilly@voorpl.org
   

Join us on our newest foodie journey. Every other month, we will talk and taste our way through ethnic foods, specialty methods and cuisines, and just plain good cooking.  Read the latest choice, try out the recipes, and (best part!) bring a dish for everyone to sample on discussion night. Experienced foodies and newbies are welcome. A limited number of books are available to purchase for $5 or you can check out a library copy.  Registration required.

Sheet Pan Suppers by Molly Gilbert 

Front Cover

Thank you to the Friends of the Library for subsidizing book purchases for this program

    Location: Library Community Room
Tuesday April 2, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Julie Stump     reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

Bring your projects, socialize, and connect with other crafters.  Share your own special talents or learn a new knitting, crocheting, embroidery or quilting skill.  All crafters are welcome to join the group.

    Location: Library Community Room
Wednesday April 3, 2019 Go To Top
VPL/lib_book_disc_2 7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Fiction Book Discussion     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Tracey Pause   765-2791   tracey.pause@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

The fiction book discussion group meets each month to carefully analyze the current selection in a warm and welcoming setting. To join one or all monthly meetings, paperback copies of the book are available at the reference desk for $5. This program is funded by the Friends of the Library. 

The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein

Evaluating his life on the eve of his death, atypical canine Enzo considers the sacrifices his master, Denny Swift, has made in his pursuit of becoming a professional race car driver; the painful custody battle between Denny and his in-laws, and the dog's own efforts to preserve the Swift family. 200,000 first printing.

Click here to request a copy.

 

 

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
       
Thursday April 4, 2019 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

High Society

(1956)

A spoiled heiress must choose between three suitors: her jazz musician ex-husband, a stuffy businessman, and an undercover tabloid reporter. (IMDB) Starring Bing Crosby, Frank Sinatra and Grace Kelly

 

 

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
Tuesday April 9, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Julie Stump     reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

Bring your projects, socialize, and connect with other crafters.  Share your own special talents or learn a new knitting, crocheting, embroidery or quilting skill.  All crafters are welcome to join the group.

    Location: Library Community Room
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Writing Personal History for Family, Friends and Posterity*     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Michele Reilly   765-2791   reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

Join local author and historian Dennis Sullivan as he guides you on a journey through your own history.  This is a writing series in which you will record your family or personal story.  The sessions offer the opportunity for you to share what you are writing with the group and receive a helpful critique of your work.  The program will be held every 2nd Tuesday of the month, January through June.  Limited seats available.

 

    Location: Library Community Room
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Thursday April 11, 2019 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

Father Goose

(1964)

During World War II, a man persuaded to live on an isolated island and spot aircraft finds himself responsible for a teacher and several students, all female. (IMDB) Starring Cary Grant and Leslie Caron

 

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
Sunday April 14, 2019 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 2:00 PM Second Sunday Film     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Tracey Pause   518-765-2791   
   

 

Light refreshments served.

 

    Location: Library Community Room
Tuesday April 16, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Julie Stump     reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

Bring your projects, socialize, and connect with other crafters.  Share your own special talents or learn a new knitting, crocheting, embroidery or quilting skill.  All crafters are welcome to join the group.

    Location: Library Community Room
Wednesday April 17, 2019 Go To Top
lib_book_open.png 11:00 AM Books & Beyond     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Tracey Pause   765-2791   tracey.pause@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein

Evaluating his life on the eve of his death, atypical canine Enzo considers the sacrifices his master, Denny Swift, has made in his pursuit of becoming a professional race car driver; the painful custody battle between Denny and his in-laws, and the dog's own efforts to preserve the Swift family. 200,000 first printing.

Click here to request a copy.

 

 

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
       
Thursday April 18, 2019 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

Goodbye, Christopher Robin

(2017)

The relationship between writer AA Milne and his son, Christopher Robin, and how this became the inspiration for Winnie the Pooh. (IMDB) Starring Domhnall Gleeson and Margot Robbie

 

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
Tuesday April 23, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Julie Stump     reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

Bring your projects, socialize, and connect with other crafters.  Share your own special talents or learn a new knitting, crocheting, embroidery or quilting skill.  All crafters are welcome to join the group.

    Location: Library Community Room
Thursday April 25, 2019 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

(1945)

Encouraged by her idealistic if luckless father, a bright and imaginative young woman comes of age in a Brooklyn tenement during the early 1900s. (IMDB) Starring Dorothy McGuire and Joan Blondell

 

 

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
Tuesday April 30, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Julie Stump     reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

Bring your projects, socialize, and connect with other crafters.  Share your own special talents or learn a new knitting, crocheting, embroidery or quilting skill.  All crafters are welcome to join the group.

    Location: Library Community Room
Wednesday May 1, 2019 Go To Top
VPL/lib_book_disc_2 7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Fiction Book Discussion     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Tracey Pause   765-2791   tracey.pause@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

The fiction book discussion group meets each month to carefully analyze the current selection in a warm and welcoming setting.To join one or all monthly meetings, paperback copies of the book are available at the reference desk for $5. This program is funded by the Friends of the Library. 

Stay With Me by Ayobami Adebayo

Secure in the love of her husband in spite of cultural pressures for him to have a polygamous marriage, Yejide is overwhelmed by shock and pain when her initial inability to become pregnant compels her husband to take a second wife, a situation that leads to her own desperate and fateful quest to conceive a child.

Click here to request a copy.

 

 

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
       
Thursday May 2, 2019 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

Charade

(1963)

Romance and suspense ensue in Paris as a woman is pursued by several men who want a fortune her murdered husband had stolen. Whom can she trust? (IMDB) Starring Cary Grant and Audrey Hepburn

 

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
Monday May 6, 2019 Go To Top
VPL/lib_book_disc_1 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nonfiction Book Discussion*     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Michele Reilly   765-2791   michele.reilly@voorpl.org
   

The nonfiction book discussion group meets at 1pm and 7pm to discuss a thought-provoking nonfiction book about about history, politics, contemporary issues, etc. 

The story behind the classic movie High Noon shares insights into the toxic political climate in which it was created, recounting how, during the film shoot, screenwriter Carl Foreman was interrogated and blacklisted by the House Committee on Un-American Activities. By the New York Times best-selling author of The Searchers.

Please register at the Information Desk.

Books will be available for purchase ($5). Library copies will also be available for checkout and all titles are available on our Book Discussion Kindle and Overdrive.

 

 

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
       
 
VPL/lib_book_disc_1 7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Nonfiction Book Discussion*     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Michele Reilly   765-2791   michele.reilly@voorpl.org
   

The nonfiction book discussion group meets at 1pm and 7pm to discuss a thought-provoking nonfiction book about about history, politics, contemporary issues, etc. 

The story behind the classic movie High Noon shares insights into the toxic political climate in which it was created, recounting how, during the film shoot, screenwriter Carl Foreman was interrogated and blacklisted by the House Committee on Un-American Activities. By the New York Times best-selling author of The Searchers.

Please register at the Information Desk.

Books will be available for purchase ($5). Library copies will also be available for checkout and all titles are available on our Book Discussion Kindle and Overdrive.

 

 

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
       
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Tuesday May 7, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Julie Stump     reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

Bring your projects, socialize, and connect with other crafters.  Share your own special talents or learn a new knitting, crocheting, embroidery or quilting skill.  All crafters are welcome to join the group.

    Location: Library Community Room
Thursday May 9, 2019 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

Mama Mia: Here We Go Again

(2018)

Five years after the events of Mamma Mia! (2008), Sophie prepares for the grand reopening of the Hotel Bella Donna as she learns more about her mother's past. (IMDB) Starring Lily James and Amanda Seyfried

 

 

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
Sunday May 12, 2019 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 2:00 PM Second Sunday Film     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Tracey Pause   518-765-2791   
   

 

Light refreshments served.

 

    Location: Library Community Room
Tuesday May 14, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Julie Stump     reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

Bring your projects, socialize, and connect with other crafters.  Share your own special talents or learn a new knitting, crocheting, embroidery or quilting skill.  All crafters are welcome to join the group.

    Location: Library Community Room
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Writing Personal History for Family, Friends and Posterity*     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Michele Reilly   765-2791   reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

Join local author and historian Dennis Sullivan as he guides you on a journey through your own history.  This is a writing series in which you will record your family or personal story.  The sessions offer the opportunity for you to share what you are writing with the group and receive a helpful critique of your work.  The program will be held every 2nd Tuesday of the month, January through June.  Limited seats available.

 

    Location: Library Community Room
 
VPL/laughing 6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Writing Personal History for Family, Friends and Posterity*     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Michele Reilly   765-2791   reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

Join local author and historian Dennis Sullivan as he guides you on a journey through your own history.  This is a writing series in which you will record your family or personal story.  The sessions offer the opportunity for you to share what you are writing with the group and receive a helpful critique of your work.  The program will be held every 2nd Tuesday of the month, January through June.  Limited seats available.

 

    Location: Library Community Room
Wednesday May 15, 2019 Go To Top
lib_book_open.png 11:00 AM Books & Beyond     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Tracey Pause   765-2791   tracey.pause@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

Stay With Me by Ayobami Adebayo

Secure in the love of her husband in spite of cultural pressures for him to have a polygamous marriage, Yejide is overwhelmed by shock and pain when her initial inability to become pregnant compels her husband to take a second wife, a situation that leads to her own desperate and fateful quest to conceive a child.

Click here to request a copy.

 

 

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
       
Thursday May 16, 2019 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

Cass Timberlane

(1947)

Judge Cass Timberlane marries a girl from the wrong side of the tracks, Virginia Marshland. A baby is stillborn and she turns more and more to attorney friend of Cass', Bradd Criley. While quarreling, the Judge tells Virginia to stay with Bradd, but when she becomes sick he brings her home. (IMDB) Starring Spencer Tracey and Lana Turner

 

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
Tuesday May 21, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Julie Stump     reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

Bring your projects, socialize, and connect with other crafters.  Share your own special talents or learn a new knitting, crocheting, embroidery or quilting skill.  All crafters are welcome to join the group.

    Location: Library Community Room
Thursday May 23, 2019 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

High Noon

(1952)

A town Marshal, despite the disagreements of his newlywed bride and the townspeople around him, must face a gang of deadly killers alone at high noon when the gang leader, an outlaw he sent up years ago, arrives on the noon train. (IMDB) Starring Gary Cooper and Grace Kelly

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
 
VPL/laughing 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Talk & Taste Cookbook Group - The Complete Mediterranean Cookbook     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Michele Reilly   518-765-2791   michele.reilly@voorpl.org
   

Join us on our newest foodie journey. Every other month, we will talk and taste our way through ethnic foods, specialty methods and cuisines, and just plain good cooking.  Read the latest choice, try out the recipes, and (best part!) bring a dish for everyone to sample on discussion night. Experienced foodies and newbies are welcome. A limited number of books are available to purchase for $5 or you can check out a library copy.  Registration required.

The Complete Mediterranean Cookbook by the editors at America's Test Kitchen

Front Cover

Thanks to the Friends of the Library for subsidizing book purchases for this program.

    Location: Library Community Room
Tuesday May 28, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Julie Stump     reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

Bring your projects, socialize, and connect with other crafters.  Share your own special talents or learn a new knitting, crocheting, embroidery or quilting skill.  All crafters are welcome to join the group.

    Location: Library Community Room
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Thursday May 30, 2019 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

The Story of Will Rogers

(1952)

The homespun humorist and social critic starts as a cowboy and goes on to vaudeville, movies, radio. (IMDB) Starring Will Rogers jr. and Jane Wyman

 

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
Tuesday June 4, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Julie Stump     reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

Bring your projects, socialize, and connect with other crafters.  Share your own special talents or learn a new knitting, crocheting, embroidery or quilting skill.  All crafters are welcome to join the group.

    Location: Library Community Room
Wednesday June 5, 2019 Go To Top
VPL/lib_book_disc_2 7:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Fiction Book Discussion & Potluck Dinner     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Tracey Pause   765-2791   tracey.pause@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

The fiction book discussion group meets each month to carefully analyze the current selection in a warm and welcoming setting.  In June the group holds their annual potluck supper preceding the discussion; please bring a dish to share. To join one or all monthly meetings, paperback copies of the book are available at the reference desk for $5. This program is funded by the Friends of the Library. 

The Stars Are Fire by Anita Shreve

When her volunteer firefighter husband goes missing during Maine's Great Fires of 1947, a pregnant Grace Holland finds her life irrevocably changed and is forced to face an uncertain future in a town that no longer exists.

Click here to request a copy.

 

 

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
       
Thursday June 6, 2019 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

A Yank at Oxford

(1938)

A brash young American aristocrat attending Oxford University gets a chance to prove himself and win the heart of his antagonist's sister. (IMDB) Starring Robert Taylor and Vivien Leigh

 

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
Sunday June 9, 2019 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 2:00 PM Second Sunday Film     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Tracey Pause   518-765-2791   
   

 

Light refreshments served.

 

    Location: Library Community Room
Tuesday June 11, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Julie Stump     reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

Bring your projects, socialize, and connect with other crafters.  Share your own special talents or learn a new knitting, crocheting, embroidery or quilting skill.  All crafters are welcome to join the group.

    Location: Library Community Room
 
VPL/laughing 6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Writing Personal History for Family, Friends and Posterity*     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Michele Reilly   765-2791   reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

Join local author and historian Dennis Sullivan as he guides you on a journey through your own history.  This is a writing series in which you will record your family or personal story.  The sessions offer the opportunity for you to share what you are writing with the group and receive a helpful critique of your work.  The program will be held every 2nd Tuesday of the month, January through June.  Limited seats available.

 

    Location: Library Community Room
Thursday June 13, 2019 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

Life With Father

(1947)

A financier from New York rules his numerous family, consisting of his wife and his four sons, with the meticulousness of a bookkeeper. (IMDB) Starring William Powell and Irene Dunn

 

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
Tuesday June 18, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Julie Stump     reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

Bring your projects, socialize, and connect with other crafters.  Share your own special talents or learn a new knitting, crocheting, embroidery or quilting skill.  All crafters are welcome to join the group.

    Location: Library Community Room
Wednesday June 19, 2019 Go To Top
lib_book_open.png 11:00 AM Books & Beyond     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Tracey Pause   765-2791   tracey.pause@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

The Stars Are Fire by Anita Shreve

When her volunteer firefighter husband goes missing during Maine's Great Fires of 1947, a pregnant Grace Holland finds her life irrevocably changed and is forced to face an uncertain future in a town that no longer exists.

Click here to request a copy.

 

 

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
       
Thursday June 20, 2019 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

Rebecca

(1940)

A self-conscious bride is tormented by the memory of her husband's dead first wife. (IMDB) Starring Laurence Olivier and Joan Fontaine

 

 

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
Tuesday June 25, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Julie Stump     reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

Bring your projects, socialize, and connect with other crafters.  Share your own special talents or learn a new knitting, crocheting, embroidery or quilting skill.  All crafters are welcome to join the group.

    Location: Library Community Room
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Thursday June 27, 2019 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

Ivanhoe

(1952)

A knight seeks to free the captive King Richard and put him back on the throne. (IMDB) Starring Robert Taylor and Elizabeth Taylor

    Location: Library Community Room
Tuesday July 2, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Julie Stump     reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

Bring your projects, socialize, and connect with other crafters.  Share your own special talents or learn a new knitting, crocheting, embroidery or quilting skill.  All crafters are welcome to join the group.

    Location: Library Community Room
Monday July 8, 2019 Go To Top
VPL/lib_book_disc_1 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nonfiction Book Discussion*     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Michele Reilly   765-2791   michele.reilly@voorpl.org
   

The nonfiction book discussion group meets at 1pm and 7pm, the second Monday, every other month, to discuss a thought-provoking nonfiction book about about history, politics, contemporary issues, etc. 

At stake is nothing less than who we are, and what we will become. There have been monopolists in the past but today's corporate giants have far more nefarious aims. They’re monopolists who want access to every facet of our identities and influence over every corner of our decision-making. Until now few have grasped the sheer scale of the threat. Foer explains not just the looming existential crisis but the imperative of resistance. 

Please register at the Information Desk.

Books will be available for purchase ($5). Library copies will also be available for checkout and all titles are available on our Book Discussion Kindle and Overdrive.

 

 

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
       
 
VPL/lib_book_disc_1 7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Nonfiction Book Discussion*     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Michele Reilly   765-2791   michele.reilly@voorpl.org
   

The nonfiction book discussion group meets at 1pm and 7pm, the second Monday, every other month, to discuss a thought-provoking nonfiction book about about history, politics, contemporary issues, etc. 

At stake is nothing less than who we are, and what we will become. There have been monopolists in the past but today's corporate giants have far more nefarious aims. They’re monopolists who want access to every facet of our identities and influence over every corner of our decision-making. Until now few have grasped the sheer scale of the threat. Foer explains not just the looming existential crisis but the imperative of resistance. 

Please register at the Information Desk.

Books will be available for purchase ($5). Library copies will also be available for checkout and all titles are available on our Book Discussion Kindle and Overdrive.

 

 

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
       
Tuesday July 9, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Julie Stump     reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

Bring your projects, socialize, and connect with other crafters.  Share your own special talents or learn a new knitting, crocheting, embroidery or quilting skill.  All crafters are welcome to join the group.

    Location: Library Community Room
 
VPL/laughing 6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Writing Personal History for Family, Friends and Posterity*     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Michele Reilly   765-2791   reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

Join local author and historian Dennis Sullivan as he guides you on a journey through your own history.  This is a writing series in which you will record your family or personal story.  The sessions offer the opportunity for you to share what you are writing with the group and receive a helpful critique of your work.  The program will be held every 2nd Tuesday of the month, January through June.  Limited seats available.

 

    Location: Library Community Room
Thursday July 11, 2019 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

Take Me Out to the Ballgame

(1949)

Two turn-of-the-century baseball players, who work in vaudeville during the off-season, run into trouble with their team's new female owner and a gambler who doesn't want them to win the pennant. (IMDB) Starring Frank Sinatra, Gene Kelly and Esther Williams

 

 

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
Sunday July 14, 2019 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 2:00 PM Second Sunday Film     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Tracey Pause   518-765-2791   
   

 

Light refreshments served.

 

    Location: Library Community Room
Tuesday July 16, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Julie Stump     reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

Bring your projects, socialize, and connect with other crafters.  Share your own special talents or learn a new knitting, crocheting, embroidery or quilting skill.  All crafters are welcome to join the group.

    Location: Library Community Room
Thursday July 18, 2019 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

The Howards of Virginia

Just prior to the American War of Independence, aristocratic Virginian Jane Peyton marries unsophisticated rustic farmer and surveyor Matt Howard who takes her to his Shenandoah Valley plantation and later goes to war. (IMDB) Starring Cary Grant and Martha Scott

 

 

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
Tuesday July 23, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Julie Stump     reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

Bring your projects, socialize, and connect with other crafters.  Share your own special talents or learn a new knitting, crocheting, embroidery or quilting skill.  All crafters are welcome to join the group.

    Location: Library Community Room
Thursday July 25, 2019 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

Man on a Tightrope

Czech circus owner-Clown and his entire troupe employ a daring stratagem in order to escape en masse from behind the iron curtain. (IMDB) Starring Frederic March and Terry Moore

 

 

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
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misc_none.png 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Talk & Taste Cookbook Group     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Michele Reilly   518-765-2791   michele.reilly@voorpl.org
   

Join us on our newest foodie journey. Every other month, we will talk and taste our way through ethnic foods, specialty methods and cuisines, and just plain good cooking.  Read the latest choice, try out the recipes, and (best part!) bring a dish for everyone to sample on discussion night. Experienced foodies and newbies are welcome. A limited number of books are available to purchase for $5 or you can check out a library copy.  Registration required.

 

Thanks to the Friends of the Library for subsidizing book purchases for this program.

    Location: Library Community Room
Tuesday July 30, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Julie Stump     reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

Bring your projects, socialize, and connect with other crafters.  Share your own special talents or learn a new knitting, crocheting, embroidery or quilting skill.  All crafters are welcome to join the group.

    Location: Library Community Room
Thursday August 1, 2019 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

Murder on the Orient Express

In December 1935, when his train is stopped by deep snow, detective Hercule Poirot is called on to solve a murder that occurred in his car the night before. (IMDB) Starring Albert Finney and Lauren Bacall

 

 

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
Tuesday August 6, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Julie Stump     reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

Bring your projects, socialize, and connect with other crafters.  Share your own special talents or learn a new knitting, crocheting, embroidery or quilting skill.  All crafters are welcome to join the group.

    Location: Library Community Room
Thursday August 8, 2019 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

Roman Holiday

A bored and sheltered princess escapes her guardians and falls in love with an American newsman in Rome. (IMDB) Starring Gregory Peck and Audrey Hepburn

 

 

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
Sunday August 11, 2019 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 2:00 PM Second Sunday Film     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Tracey Pause   518-765-2791   
   

 

Light refreshments served.

 

    Location: Library Community Room
Tuesday August 13, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Julie Stump     reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

Bring your projects, socialize, and connect with other crafters.  Share your own special talents or learn a new knitting, crocheting, embroidery or quilting skill.  All crafters are welcome to join the group.

    Location: Library Community Room
 
VPL/laughing 6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Writing Personal History for Family, Friends and Posterity*     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Michele Reilly   765-2791   reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

Join local author and historian Dennis Sullivan as he guides you on a journey through your own history.  This is a writing series in which you will record your family or personal story.  The sessions offer the opportunity for you to share what you are writing with the group and receive a helpful critique of your work.  The program will be held every 2nd Tuesday of the month, January through June.  Limited seats available.

 

    Location: Library Community Room
Thursday August 15, 2019 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

The Lady with a Lamp

This compelling historical drama offers a depiction of the life story of Florence Nightingale, the young 19th-century Englishwoman famously drawn to a career in nursing. (IMDB) Starring Anna Neagle and Michel Wilding

 

 

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
Tuesday August 20, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Julie Stump     reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

Bring your projects, socialize, and connect with other crafters.  Share your own special talents or learn a new knitting, crocheting, embroidery or quilting skill.  All crafters are welcome to join the group.

    Location: Library Community Room
Thursday August 22, 2019 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

The Philadelphia Story

When a rich woman's ex-husband and a tabloid-type reporter turn up just before her planned remarriage, she begins to learn the truth about herself. (IMDB) Starring Cary grant and Katherine Hepburn

 

 

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
Tuesday August 27, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Julie Stump     reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

Bring your projects, socialize, and connect with other crafters.  Share your own special talents or learn a new knitting, crocheting, embroidery or quilting skill.  All crafters are welcome to join the group.

    Location: Library Community Room
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Thursday August 29, 2019 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

Music of the Heart

Story of a schoolteacher's struggle to teach violin to inner-city Harlem kids. (IMDB) Starring Meryl Streep and Cloris Leachman

 

 

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
Tuesday September 3, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Julie Stump     reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

Bring your projects, socialize, and connect with other crafters.  Share your own special talents or learn a new knitting, crocheting, embroidery or quilting skill.  All crafters are welcome to join the group.

    Location: Library Community Room
Thursday September 5, 2019 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

Ironweed

An alcoholic drifter spends Halloween in his home town of Albany, New York after returning there for the first time in decades. (IMDB) Starring Jack Nicholson and Meryl Streep

 

 

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
Sunday September 8, 2019 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 2:00 PM Second Sunday Film     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Tracey Pause   518-765-2791   
   

 

Light refreshments served.

 

    Location: Library Community Room
Monday September 9, 2019 Go To Top
VPL/lib_book_disc_1 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nonfiction Book Discussion*     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Michele Reilly   765-2791   michele.reilly@voorpl.org
   

The nonfiction book discussion group meets at 1pm and 7pm, the second Monday, every other month, to discuss a thought-provoking nonfiction book about about history, politics, contemporary issues, etc. 

In 1955, white men in the Mississippi Delta lynched a fourteen-year-old from Chicago named Emmett Till. His murder was part of a wave of white terrorism in the wake of the 1954 Supreme Court decision that declared public school segregation unconstitutional. Only weeks later, Rosa Parks thought about young Emmett as she refused to move to the back of a city bus in Montgomery, Alabama. Five years later, Black students who called themselves “the Emmett Till generation” launched sit-in campaigns that turned the struggle for civil rights into a mass movement. Till’s lynching became the most notorious hate crime in American history.

Please register at the Information Desk.

Books will be available for purchase ($5). Library copies will also be available for checkout and all titles are available on our Book Discussion Kindle and Overdrive.

 

 

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
       
 
VPL/lib_book_disc_1 7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Nonfiction Book Discussion*     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Michele Reilly   765-2791   michele.reilly@voorpl.org
   

The nonfiction book discussion group meets at 1pm and 7pm, the second Monday, every other month, to discuss a thought-provoking nonfiction book about about history, politics, contemporary issues, etc. 

In 1955, white men in the Mississippi Delta lynched a fourteen-year-old from Chicago named Emmett Till. His murder was part of a wave of white terrorism in the wake of the 1954 Supreme Court decision that declared public school segregation unconstitutional. Only weeks later, Rosa Parks thought about young Emmett as she refused to move to the back of a city bus in Montgomery, Alabama. Five years later, Black students who called themselves “the Emmett Till generation” launched sit-in campaigns that turned the struggle for civil rights into a mass movement. Till’s lynching became the most notorious hate crime in American history.

Please register at the Information Desk.

Books will be available for purchase ($5). Library copies will also be available for checkout and all titles are available on our Book Discussion Kindle and Overdrive.

 

 

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
       
Tuesday September 10, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Julie Stump     reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

Bring your projects, socialize, and connect with other crafters.  Share your own special talents or learn a new knitting, crocheting, embroidery or quilting skill.  All crafters are welcome to join the group.

    Location: Library Community Room
 
VPL/laughing 6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Writing Personal History for Family, Friends and Posterity*     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Michele Reilly   765-2791   reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

Join local author and historian Dennis Sullivan as he guides you on a journey through your own history.  This is a writing series in which you will record your family or personal story.  The sessions offer the opportunity for you to share what you are writing with the group and receive a helpful critique of your work.  The program will be held every 2nd Tuesday of the month, January through June.  Limited seats available.

 

    Location: Library Community Room
Thursday September 12, 2019 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

Remember?

A jilted man gives his divorced best friend and his ex-wife - to whom he was previously engaged - a potion that causes them to forget each other. Will they fall in love all over again? (IMDB) Starring Robert Taylor and Greer Garson

 

 

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
Tuesday September 17, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Julie Stump     reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

Bring your projects, socialize, and connect with other crafters.  Share your own special talents or learn a new knitting, crocheting, embroidery or quilting skill.  All crafters are welcome to join the group.

    Location: Library Community Room
Thursday September 19, 2019 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

The Women

A study of the lives and romantic entanglements of various interconnected women. (IMDB) Starring Norma Shearer and Joan Crawford

 

 

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
Tuesday September 24, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Julie Stump     reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

Bring your projects, socialize, and connect with other crafters.  Share your own special talents or learn a new knitting, crocheting, embroidery or quilting skill.  All crafters are welcome to join the group.

    Location: Library Community Room
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Thursday September 26, 2019 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

Neptunes Daughter

A swimsuit fashion designer is determined to protect her scatterbrained sister from a South American heart-breaker, but a case of mistaken identity complicates matters. (IMDB) Starring Esther Williams and Red Skelton

 

 

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
 
misc_none.png 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Talk & Taste Cookbook Group     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Michele Reilly   518-765-2791   michele.reilly@voorpl.org
   

Join us on our newest foodie journey. Every other month, we will talk and taste our way through ethnic foods, specialty methods and cuisines, and just plain good cooking.  Read the latest choice, try out the recipes, and (best part!) bring a dish for everyone to sample on discussion night. Experienced foodies and newbies are welcome. A limited number of books are available to purchase for $5 or you can check out a library copy.  Registration required.

 

Thanks to the Friends of the Library for subsidizing book purchases for this program.

    Location: Library Community Room
Tuesday October 1, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Julie Stump     reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

Bring your projects, socialize, and connect with other crafters.  Share your own special talents or learn a new knitting, crocheting, embroidery or quilting skill.  All crafters are welcome to join the group.

    Location: Library Community Room
Thursday October 3, 2019 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

Francis of Assisi

In 13th century Italy, Francis Bernardone, the son of an Assisi merchant, renounces a promising army career in favor of a monastic life and starts his own religious order, sanctioned by the Pope. (IMDB) Starring Bradford Dillman and Dolores Hart

 

 

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
Tuesday October 8, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Julie Stump     reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

Bring your projects, socialize, and connect with other crafters.  Share your own special talents or learn a new knitting, crocheting, embroidery or quilting skill.  All crafters are welcome to join the group.

    Location: Library Community Room
 
VPL/laughing 6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Writing Personal History for Family, Friends and Posterity*     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Michele Reilly   765-2791   reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

Join local author and historian Dennis Sullivan as he guides you on a journey through your own history.  This is a writing series in which you will record your family or personal story.  The sessions offer the opportunity for you to share what you are writing with the group and receive a helpful critique of your work.  The program will be held every 2nd Tuesday of the month, January through June.  Limited seats available.

 

    Location: Library Community Room
Thursday October 10, 2019 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

Oceans 11

(1960)

Danny Ocean gathers a group of his World War II compatriots to pull off the ultimate Las Vegas heist. Together the eleven friends plan to rob five Las Vegas casinos in one night. (IMDB) Starring Frank Sinatra and Dean Martin

 

 

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
Sunday October 13, 2019 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 2:00 PM Second Sunday Film     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Tracey Pause   518-765-2791   
   

 

Light refreshments served.

 

    Location: Library Community Room
Tuesday October 15, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Julie Stump     reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

Bring your projects, socialize, and connect with other crafters.  Share your own special talents or learn a new knitting, crocheting, embroidery or quilting skill.  All crafters are welcome to join the group.

    Location: Library Community Room
Thursday October 17, 2019 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

Mr. Smith goes to Washington

(1939)

A naive man is appointed to fill a vacancy in the United States Senate. His plans promptly collide with political corruption, but he doesn't back down. (IMDB) Starring James Stewart and Jean Arthur

    Location: Library Community Room
Tuesday October 22, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Julie Stump     reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

Bring your projects, socialize, and connect with other crafters.  Share your own special talents or learn a new knitting, crocheting, embroidery or quilting skill.  All crafters are welcome to join the group.

    Location: Library Community Room
Thursday October 24, 2019 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

Knights of the Round Table

King Arthur's rule is threatened by the adulterous love between Sir Lancelot and Queen Guinevere, a relationship the king's enemies hope to exploit. (IMDB) Starring Robert Taylor and Ava Gardner

 

 

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
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Tuesday October 29, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Julie Stump     reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

Bring your projects, socialize, and connect with other crafters.  Share your own special talents or learn a new knitting, crocheting, embroidery or quilting skill.  All crafters are welcome to join the group.

    Location: Library Community Room
Thursday October 31, 2019 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

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Spiral Staircase

(1946)

In 1916, a shadowy serial killer is targeting women with "afflictions"; one night during a thunderstorm, the mute Helen feels menaced. (IMDB) Starring Dorothy McGuire and George Brant

    Location: Library Community Room
Tuesday November 5, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Julie Stump     reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

Bring your projects, socialize, and connect with other crafters.  Share your own special talents or learn a new knitting, crocheting, embroidery or quilting skill.  All crafters are welcome to join the group.

    Location: Library Community Room
Thursday November 7, 2019 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

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PT 109

(1963)

During WW2, Lieut. John F. Kennedy takes command of PT 109 to fight the Japanese in the Solomon Islands. (IMDB) Starring Cliff Robertson and Robert Culp

    Location: Library Community Room
Sunday November 10, 2019 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 2:00 PM Second Sunday Film     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Tracey Pause   518-765-2791   
   

 

Light refreshments served.

 

    Location: Library Community Room
Tuesday November 12, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Julie Stump     reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

Bring your projects, socialize, and connect with other crafters.  Share your own special talents or learn a new knitting, crocheting, embroidery or quilting skill.  All crafters are welcome to join the group.

    Location: Library Community Room
 
VPL/laughing 6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Writing Personal History for Family, Friends and Posterity*     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Michele Reilly   765-2791   reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

Join local author and historian Dennis Sullivan as he guides you on a journey through your own history.  This is a writing series in which you will record your family or personal story.  The sessions offer the opportunity for you to share what you are writing with the group and receive a helpful critique of your work.  The program will be held every 2nd Tuesday of the month, January through June.  Limited seats available.

 

    Location: Library Community Room
Thursday November 14, 2019 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

Summer Stock

(1950)

A small-town farmer, down on her luck, finds her homestead invaded by a theatrical troupe invited to stay by her ne'er-do-well sister. (IMDB) Starring Judy Garland and Gene Kelly

    Location: Library Community Room
Monday November 18, 2019 Go To Top
VPL/lib_book_disc_1 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nonfiction Book Discussion*     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Michele Reilly   765-2791   michele.reilly@voorpl.org
   

The nonfiction book discussion group meets at 1pm and 7pm, the second Monday, every other month, to discuss a thought-provoking nonfiction book about about history, politics, contemporary issues, etc. 

Drawing on sources that include fresh revelations about Victoria’s relationship with John Brown, Julia Baird brings vividly to life the fascinating story of a woman who struggled with so many of the things we do today: balancing work and family, raising children, navigating marital strife, losing parents, combating anxiety and self-doubt, finding an identity, searching for meaning.

Please register at the Information Desk.

Books will be available for purchase ($5). Library copies will also be available for checkout and all titles are available on our Book Discussion Kindle and Overdrive.

 

 

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
       
 
VPL/lib_book_disc_1 7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Nonfiction Book Discussion*     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Michele Reilly   765-2791   michele.reilly@voorpl.org
   

The nonfiction book discussion group meets at 1pm and 7pm, the second Monday, every other month, to discuss a thought-provoking nonfiction book about about history, politics, contemporary issues, etc. 

Drawing on sources that include fresh revelations about Victoria’s relationship with John Brown, Julia Baird brings vividly to life the fascinating story of a woman who struggled with so many of the things we do today: balancing work and family, raising children, navigating marital strife, losing parents, combating anxiety and self-doubt, finding an identity, searching for meaning.

Please register at the Information Desk.

Books will be available for purchase ($5). Library copies will also be available for checkout and all titles are available on our Book Discussion Kindle and Overdrive.

 

 

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
       
Tuesday November 19, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Julie Stump     reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

Bring your projects, socialize, and connect with other crafters.  Share your own special talents or learn a new knitting, crocheting, embroidery or quilting skill.  All crafters are welcome to join the group.

    Location: Library Community Room
Thursday November 21, 2019 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

Friendly Persuasion

(1956)

The pacifist attitude of a Quaker family is tested as a result of the American Civil War. (IMDB) Starring Gary Cooper and Dorothy McGuire

    Location: Library Community Room
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Tuesday November 26, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Julie Stump     reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

Bring your projects, socialize, and connect with other crafters.  Share your own special talents or learn a new knitting, crocheting, embroidery or quilting skill.  All crafters are welcome to join the group.

    Location: Library Community Room
Tuesday December 3, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Julie Stump     reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

Bring your projects, socialize, and connect with other crafters.  Share your own special talents or learn a new knitting, crocheting, embroidery or quilting skill.  All crafters are welcome to join the group.

    Location: Library Community Room
Thursday December 5, 2019 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

Holiday Affair

(1949)

A young widow is romanced by a sales clerk whom she inadvertently got fired. (IMDB) Starring Robert Mitchum and Janet Leigh

    Location: Library Community Room
Saturday December 7, 2019 Go To Top
nat_snowflake.png 10:00 AM  -  4:00 PM FOL Winter Boutique     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Tracey Pause   518765-2791   tracey.pause@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

Looking for a gift for someone special? Stop by and shop at the Second Annual Friends of the Library Winter Boutique. The FOL will have an array of winter-themed items to purchase as well as jewelry, fancy frames, purses/wallets and much more. There will be a wide range of new and gently used items for purchase.  Saturday, the FOL will also be having a bake sale.

All proceeds benefit the FOL which helps offset costs of events and special purchases for the Voorheesville Public Library.

The Friends of the Library are looking for gently-used, attractive jewelry, purses, wallets, scarves, frames, ornaments, decorative serving dishes, winter-themed linens, coasters and other winter-themed items. Items that won’t be sold will be donated. Please drop off your donations on Monday through Friday, November 26 - 30 between 9:30 am and 9:00 pm.

 

    Location: Library Community Room
Sunday December 8, 2019 Go To Top
nat_snowflake.png 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM FOL Winter Boutique     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Tracey Pause   518765-2791   tracey.pause@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

Looking for a gift for someone special? Stop by and shop at the Second Annual Friends of the Library Winter Boutique. The FOL will have an array of winter-themed items to purchase as well as jewelry, fancy frames, purses/wallets and much more. There will be a wide range of new and gently used items for purchase.  Saturday, the FOL will also be having a bake sale.

All proceeds benefit the FOL which helps offset costs of events and special purchases for the Voorheesville Public Library.

The Friends of the Library are looking for gently-used, attractive jewelry, purses, wallets, scarves, frames, ornaments, decorative serving dishes, winter-themed linens, coasters and other winter-themed items. Items that won’t be sold will be donated. Please drop off your donations on Monday through Friday, November 26 - 30 between 9:30 am and 9:00 pm.

 

    Location: Library Community Room
Tuesday December 10, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Julie Stump     reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

Bring your projects, socialize, and connect with other crafters.  Share your own special talents or learn a new knitting, crocheting, embroidery or quilting skill.  All crafters are welcome to join the group.

    Location: Library Community Room
 
VPL/laughing 6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Writing Personal History for Family, Friends and Posterity*     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Michele Reilly   765-2791   reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

Join local author and historian Dennis Sullivan as he guides you on a journey through your own history.  This is a writing series in which you will record your family or personal story.  The sessions offer the opportunity for you to share what you are writing with the group and receive a helpful critique of your work.  The program will be held every 2nd Tuesday of the month, January through June.  Limited seats available.

 

    Location: Library Community Room
Thursday December 12, 2019 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

Boys Town

(1938)

An advocate of child rights and an opponent of the severe approach to juvenile delinquency at the time, Flanagan genuinely believed that there is no such thing as a bad boy. Throughout it all Flanagan has to fight prejudice in those who believe delinquents should just be locked up and the never ending shortage of money to accomplish his goals. (IMDB) Starring Spencer Tracey and Mickey Rooney

    Location: Library Community Room
Sunday December 15, 2019 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 2:00 PM Second Sunday Film     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Tracey Pause   518-765-2791   
   

 

Light refreshments served.

 

    Location: Library Community Room
Tuesday December 17, 2019 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Julie Stump     reference@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

 

Bring your projects, socialize, and connect with other crafters.  Share your own special talents or learn a new knitting, crocheting, embroidery or quilting skill.  All crafters are welcome to join the group.

    Location: Library Community Room
Thursday December 19, 2019 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

Bishops Wife

(1947)

An angel in human form enters the life of a bishop in order to help him build a new cathedral and repair his fractured marriage. (IMDB) Starring Cary Grant and Loretta Young

    Location: Library Community Room
Thursday December 26, 2019 Go To Top
ent_projector.png 1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

A Christmas Carol

(1951)

An old bitter miser is given a chance for redemption when he is haunted by three ghosts on Christmas Eve... (IMDB) Starring Alastair Sim and Jack Warner

    Location: Library Community Room
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