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Wednesday July 23, 2014
   10:30 AM  -  11:15 AM Jeffrey Friedberg and the Bossy Frog Band  
    Contact: Pamela Gunning   845-735-4084, x126   
   

Jeffrey Friedberg returns with the Bossy Frog Band - and The Bossy Frog will be here too!

Ages: 2-6 years old with an adult

No registration - bring a friend!

    Location: Community Room
   10:30 AM  -  12:30 PM Knit & Crochet - Casting Off  
   

Instructor Arlene will return to conduct a 2-class review of these knitting basics: 

Casting On -- Wednesday, July 16
Casting Off -- Wednesday, July 23

Registration is required.

    Location: Pearl River Room
   11:00 AM  -  8:00 PM Summer Reading Club  
    Contact: Pamela Gunning   845-735-4084, x126   
   

Visit here for your Summer Reading prizes!

Monday - Thursday: 11:00am-1:00pm and 5:00-8:00pm
Friday: 11:00am-2:00pm
Saturday: 11:00am-1:00pm

    Location: Storytime Room
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Teen Writing Club  
    Contact: John Aiello   735-4084   
   

Are you interested in writing? Do you need feedback from others your own age regarding your writing? Even if you have not written anything but are thinking about starting, join us for an afternoon of writing tips, tricks and techniques to help your writing get even better.

    Location: Pearl River Room
   7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Children's Book Discussion with Miss Noël  
    Contact: Pamela Gunning   845-735-4084, x126   
   

Book: Franny K. Stein
Just what is Franny cooking up in that lab of hers? 

Ages: readers entering grades 3 & 4

Register and get a copy of the book starting Monday, June 30 at 9:30am.

    Location: Community Room

Thursday July 24, 2014
   10:30 AM  -  11:15 AM Story Time for 2s & 3s  
    Contact: Pamela Gunning   845-735-4084, x126   
   

Drop in for a fun summer story time with Mrs. Gunning. Stories, songs, rhymes and a simple craft.

Ages: 2 and 3 years old with an adult

No registration.

    Location: Community Room
   11:00 AM  -  8:00 PM Summer Reading Club  
    Contact: Pamela Gunning   845-735-4084, x126   
   

Visit here for your Summer Reading prizes!

Monday - Thursday: 11:00am-1:00pm and 5:00-8:00pm
Friday: 11:00am-2:00pm
Saturday: 11:00am-1:00pm

    Location: Storytime Room
   4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Summer Science & Other Awesome Stuff  
    Contact: Pamela Gunning   845-735-4084, x126   
   

This week: Butterflies Habits & Habitats
Learn all about butterflies from expert Jerry Schneider. Did you know butterflies taste with their feet? Please bring a heavy cotton white t-shirt to this event.

Ages: entering grades 1-3

Registration begins Monday, July 14 at 9:30am

    Location: Community Room
   4:00 PM  -  5:30 PM Teen Art: Marbled Paper  
    Contact: Kathy Rose     
   

Make colorful, marbled paper that can be used as gift wrap or for other crafts.  The process using shaving cream and food coloring.  Very fun!

Registration is required.

    Location: Pearl River Room

Friday July 25, 2014
   11:00 AM  -  1:00 PM Teen Tech Tutors  
    Contact: Pam     
   

Teen tutors will be available to teach you how to use or better use your technological devices:  smart phones, e-readers, tablets and more.

No registration required.  Inquire at the Adult Reference Desk.

   11:00 AM  -  2:00 PM Summer Reading Club  
    Contact: Pamela Gunning   845-735-4084, x126   
   

Visit here for your Summer Reading prizes!

Monday - Thursday: 11:00am-1:00pm and 5:00-8:00pm
Friday: 11:00am-2:00pm
Saturday: 11:00am-1:00pm

    Location: Storytime Room
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Friday Films  
    Contact: Jim Cassetta   845 735 4084   
   

Tiger Bay 1959 starring Haley Mills ,John Mills, and Horst Bucholtz

    Location: Pearl River Room

Saturday July 26, 2014
   11:00 AM  -  1:00 PM Summer Reading Club  
    Contact: Pamela Gunning   845-735-4084, x126   
   

Visit here for your Summer Reading prizes!

Monday - Thursday: 11:00am-1:00pm and 5:00-8:00pm
Friday: 11:00am-2:00pm
Saturday: 11:00am-1:00pm

    Location: Storytime Room

Monday July 28, 2014
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Stories, Songs & Silliness  
    Contact: Pamela Gunning   845-735-4084, x126   
   

This is the perfect start to create library lovers! Bring your little one in for stories, songs, bubbles and lots of fun!

Ages: not yet 2 years old with an adult

No registration.

    Location: Community Room
   11:00 AM  -  8:00 PM Summer Reading Club  
    Contact: Pamela Gunning   845-735-4084, x126   
   

Visit here for your Summer Reading prizes!

Monday - Thursday: 11:00am-1:00pm and 5:00-8:00pm
Friday: 11:00am-2:00pm
Saturday: 11:00am-1:00pm

    Location: Storytime Room
   5:00 PM  -  6:00 PM We Love Science  
    Contact: Pamela Gunning   845-735-4084, x126   
   

This week: Kitchen Chemistry with Eileen Stelljes
Chemistry is everywhere! See what “chemical reactions” we can concoct from ordinary kitchen items!

Ages: entering grades 4-6

Registration starts Monday, July 21 at 9:30am.

    Location: Community Room

Tuesday July 29, 2014
   10:30 AM  -  11:15 AM Story Time for 4s & 5s  
    Contact: Pamela Gunning   845-735-4084, x126   
   

Drop in for a summer story time with Mrs. Amabile. Stories, songs, rhymes and a simple craft.

Ages: 4 and 5 years old, not yet in kindergarten.

No registration.

    Location: Community Room
   11:00 AM  -  8:00 PM Summer Reading Club  
    Contact: Pamela Gunning   845-735-4084, x126   
   

Visit here for your Summer Reading prizes!

Monday - Thursday: 11:00am-1:00pm and 5:00-8:00pm
Friday: 11:00am-2:00pm
Saturday: 11:00am-1:00pm

    Location: Storytime Room
   3:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Blood Drive  
    Contact: Deb Klock   914 522-8050   
    Location: Community Room
   6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Battle of the Books  
    Contact: Pam Gunning/Kathy Rose     
    Location: Pearl River Room
   7:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Pajama Stories  
    Contact: Pamela Gunning   845-735-4084, x126   
   

Wear your jammies to the library for some "ready for bed" stories. Bring a favorite stuffed animal to listen to the stories too!

Ages: 3 to 5 years old. Parents are invited to stay.

No registation.

    Location: Pearl River Room

Wednesday July 30, 2014
   10:30 AM  -  12:30 PM Knit & Crochet  
   

Group continues to meet weekly without instructor throughout the summer. Come work on your own projects, work on community support projects. No registration required.

    Location: Community Room
   11:00 AM  -  8:00 PM Summer Reading Club  
    Contact: Pamela Gunning   845-735-4084, x126   
   

Visit here for your Summer Reading prizes!

Monday - Thursday: 11:00am-1:00pm and 5:00-8:00pm
Friday: 11:00am-2:00pm
Saturday: 11:00am-1:00pm

    Location: Storytime Room
   7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Children's Book Discussion with Miss Noël  
    Contact: Pamela Gunning   845-735-4084, x126   
   

Book: Among the Hidden
The first book in this science fiction series will certainly get you hooked! 

Ages: readers entering grades 5 & 6

Register and get a copy of the book starting Monday, July 14 at 9:30am.

    Location: Community Room

Thursday July 31, 2014
   10:30 AM  -  11:15 AM Story Time for 2s & 3s  
    Contact: Pamela Gunning   845-735-4084, x126   
   

Drop in for a fun summer story time with Mrs. Gunning. Stories, songs, rhymes and a simple craft.

Ages: 2 and 3 years old with an adult

No registration.

    Location: Community Room
   11:00 AM  -  8:00 PM Summer Reading Club  
    Contact: Pamela Gunning   845-735-4084, x126   
   

Visit here for your Summer Reading prizes!

Monday - Thursday: 11:00am-1:00pm and 5:00-8:00pm
Friday: 11:00am-2:00pm
Saturday: 11:00am-1:00pm

    Location: Storytime Room
   4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Summer Science & Other Awesome Stuff  
    Contact: Pamela Gunning   845-735-4084, x126   
   

Franny K. Stein Mad Scientist:
Celebrate summer reading with science experiments and pickles with tuna sandwiches.

Ages: entering grades 1-3

Registration begins Monday, July 21 at 9:30am

    Location: Community Room
   4:00 PM  -  5:30 PM Teen Art: Experimental Techniques with Watercolors  
    Contact: Kathy Rose     
   

Try out numerous techniques with simple watercolor, such as sprinkling coffee, salt or rubbing alcohol into it for different reactions with the paint.

Registration is required.

    Location: Pearl River Room

Friday August 1, 2014
   11:00 AM  -  1:00 PM Teen Tech Tutors  
    Contact: Pam     
   

Teen tutors will be available to teach you how to use or better use your technological devices:  smart phones, e-readers, tablets and more.

No registration required.  Inquire at the Adult Reference Desk.

   11:00 AM  -  2:00 PM Summer Reading Club  
    Contact: Pamela Gunning   845-735-4084, x126   
   

Visit here for your Summer Reading prizes!

Monday - Thursday: 11:00am-1:00pm and 5:00-8:00pm
Friday: 11:00am-2:00pm
Saturday: 11:00am-1:00pm

    Location: Storytime Room
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Friday Films  
    Contact: Jim Cassetta   845 735 4084   
   

Operation Petticoat 1959 starring Cary Grant and Tony Curtis.

    Location: Pearl River Room

Saturday August 2, 2014
   11:00 AM  -  1:00 PM Summer Reading Club  
    Contact: Pamela Gunning   845-735-4084, x126   
   

Visit here for your Summer Reading prizes!

Monday - Thursday: 11:00am-1:00pm and 5:00-8:00pm
Friday: 11:00am-2:00pm
Saturday: 11:00am-1:00pm

    Location: Storytime Room

Monday August 4, 2014
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Stories, Songs & Silliness  
    Contact: Pamela Gunning   845-735-4084, x126   
   

This is the perfect start to create library lovers! Bring your little one in for stories, songs, bubbles and lots of fun!

Ages: not yet 2 years old with an adult

No registration.

    Location: Community Room
   11:00 AM  -  8:00 PM Summer Reading Club  
    Contact: Pamela Gunning   845-735-4084, x126   
   

Visit here for your Summer Reading prizes!

Monday - Thursday: 11:00am-1:00pm and 5:00-8:00pm
Friday: 11:00am-2:00pm
Saturday: 11:00am-1:00pm

    Location: Storytime Room
   5:00 PM  -  6:00 PM We Love Science  
    Contact: Pamela Gunning   845-735-4084, x126   
   

This week: Paper Circuits
A circuit, a bulb, paper and a battery = easy electricity! See what we can make from these simple things.

Ages: entering grades 4-6

Registration starts Monday, July 28 at 9:30am.

    Location: Community Room

Tuesday August 5, 2014
   10:30 AM  -  11:15 AM Story Time for 4s & 5s  
    Contact: Pamela Gunning   845-735-4084, x126   
   

Drop in for a summer story time with Mrs. Amabile. Stories, songs, rhymes and a simple craft.

Ages: 4 and 5 years old, not yet in kindergarten.

No registration.

    Location: Community Room
   11:00 AM  -  8:00 PM Summer Reading Club  
    Contact: Pamela Gunning   845-735-4084, x126   
   

Visit here for your Summer Reading prizes!

Monday - Thursday: 11:00am-1:00pm and 5:00-8:00pm
Friday: 11:00am-2:00pm
Saturday: 11:00am-1:00pm

    Location: Storytime Room
   7:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Pajama Stories  
    Contact: Pamela Gunning   845-735-4084, x126   
   

Wear your jammies to the library for some "ready for bed" stories. Bring a favorite stuffed animal to listen to the stories too!

Ages: 3 to 5 years old. Parents are invited to stay.

No registation.

    Location: Pearl River Room
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Battle of the Books  
    Contact: Pam Gunning/Kathy Rose     
    Location: Community Room

Wednesday August 6, 2014
   10:30 AM  -  12:30 PM Knit & Crochet  
   

Group continues to meet weekly without instructor throughout the summer. Come work on your own projects, work on community support projects. No registration required.

    Location: Community Room
   11:00 AM  -  8:00 PM Summer Reading Club  
    Contact: Pamela Gunning   845-735-4084, x126   
   

Visit here for your Summer Reading prizes!

Monday - Thursday: 11:00am-1:00pm and 5:00-8:00pm
Friday: 11:00am-2:00pm
Saturday: 11:00am-1:00pm

    Location: Storytime Room
   6:45 PM  -  8:45 PM Friends Garden Club  
    Location: Pearl River Room
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Teen Writing Club  
    Contact: John Aiello   735-4084   
   

Are you interested in writing? Do you need feedback from others your own age regarding your writing? Even if you have not written anything but are thinking about starting, join us for an afternoon of writing tips, tricks and techniques to help your writing get even better.


Thursday August 7, 2014
   10:30 AM  -  11:15 AM Story Time for 2s & 3s  
    Contact: Pamela Gunning   845-735-4084, x126   
   

Drop in for a fun summer story time with Mrs. Gunning. Stories, songs, rhymes and a simple craft.

Ages: 2 and 3 years old with an adult

No registration.

    Location: Community Room
   4:00 PM  -  5:30 PM Teen Art: Cereal Box Collages  
    Contact: Kathy Rose     
   

Be inspired by the unique work of New York Pop Artist Michael Albert that he terms "Cerealism" to repurpose used cereal boxes into stylish works of art.  Please bring a few boxes with you.

Registration is required.

    Location: Pearl River Room
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Fizz, Boom, Read: It's Magic  
    Contact: Pamela Gunning   845-735-4084, x129   
   

Magician Steve Woyce returns for our reading club closing event. 

Ages: reading club members and their parents

No registration.

    Location: Community Room

Friday August 8, 2014
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Friday Films  
    Contact: Jim Cassetta   845 735 4084   
   

A Star is Born 1976 starring Barbra Streisand and Kris Kristofferson.

    Location: Pearl River Room
   5:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Teen After Hours Lock-in  
    Contact: Kathy Rose     
   

Join us for an after-hours evening of pizza, snacks, games and laser tag fun.  We will be showing The Hunger Games:  Catching Fire on our big screen.

Registration is required.

    Location: Pearl River Room

Tuesday August 12, 2014
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Battle of the Books  
    Contact: Pam Gunning/Kathy Rose     
    Location: Pearl River Room

Wednesday August 13, 2014
   10:30 AM  -  12:30 PM Knit & Crochet  
   

Group continues to meet weekly without instructor throughout the summer. Come work on your own projects, work on community support projects. No registration required.

    Location: Community Room

Thursday August 14, 2014
   7:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Annual Summer Concert  
    Contact: Jim Cassetta   845 735 4084   
   

The Rockland County Band will perform patriotic tunes and show tunes in a glorious celebration of music.

    Location: Community Room

Friday August 15, 2014
   11:00 AM  -  1:00 PM Blood Pressure Screening  
    Contact: Bonnie (A&T Healthcare)   914 980-3263   
    Location: Pearl River Room
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Friday Films  
    Contact: Jim Cassetta   845 735 4084   
   

Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Weapon 1943 starring Basil Rathbone and Nigel Bruce

    Location: Pearl River Room

Tuesday August 19, 2014
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Battle of the Books  
    Contact: Pam Gunning/Kathy Rose     
    Location: Community Room
   7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Adult Evening Book Club  
    Contact: Kathy Rose     
   

Librarian Adriane Fabio and Library Director Kathy Rose are teaming up to start a monthly evening book discussion group, meeting on three Tuesdays at 7:00 pm.  The first three selections will be three contemporary novels:

June 17         We are Water by Wally Lamb
July 22          Swamplandia! by Karen Russell
August 19     The Lifeboat by Charlotte Rogan

Each month a supply of each book will be made available for check out at the Circulation Desk.  Registration is not required, but would be appreciated!

    Location: Pearl River Room

Wednesday August 20, 2014
   10:30 AM  -  12:30 PM Knit & Crochet  
   

Group continues to meet weekly without instructor throughout the summer. Come work on your own projects, work on community support projects. No registration required.

    Location: Community Room

Thursday August 21, 2014
   1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Friends Book Club  
   

Skinwalker by Tony Hillerman

    Location: Pearl River Room

Friday August 22, 2014
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Friday Films  
    Contact: Jim Cassetta   845 735 4084   
   

Yours, Mine and Ours 1968 starring Lucille Ball and Henry Fonda

    Location: Pearl River Room

Tuesday August 26, 2014
   10:30 AM  -  11:15 AM Concert with Evan Gottfried  
    Contact: Pamela Gunning   845-735-4084, x126   
   

We welcome Evan Gottfried to the PRPL, presenting his own brand of music for children.

Ages: 2-6 years old with an adult

No registration.

    Location: Community Room
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Battle of the Books  
    Contact: Pam Gunning/Kathy Rose     
    Location: Community Room

Wednesday August 27, 2014
   10:30 AM  -  12:30 PM Knit & Crochet  
   

Group continues to meet weekly without instructor throughout the summer. Come work on your own projects, work on community support projects. No registration required.

    Location: Community Room

Friday August 29, 2014
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Friday Films  
    Contact: Jim Cassetta   845 735 4084   
   

Witness 1985 starring Harrison Ford.

    Location: Pearl River Room

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