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Monday May 30, 2016
     Library Closed  
   

In observance of Memorial Day, the library will be closed today.


Tuesday May 31, 2016
   9:30 AM  -  12:30 PM ENCORE! Used Book Sale  
    Contact: Patty Miller     patmiller765@gmail.com
   

The friends of the library will be opening ENCORE!, their used book store, for various dates, times, and events. As most of you know, ENCORE! is located in the small, blue building, in the front parking area at the library.

Begining July 12, ENCORE! will be open every Tuesday through September 1st, 10:00 am - 7:30 pm. Be sure to stop in and stock up on your summer reading supplies.

To do a quick seach on our calendar for sale dates, choose "FOL" in the first drop down search menu, leave the rest of the menus on default and click search.

ENCORE! is made possible by the dedication and determination of the Friends of the Library (FOL). If you are interested  in joining the FOL, please contact Sherry Burgoon at stburgoon@aol.com.

For more information on ENCORE! and the FOL, click here.

    Location: Library Parking Lot
   10:15 AM  -  11:45 AM STEAM Storytime Special: Count Us In! Fun with Math*  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   gail.brown@voorpl.org
   

Following a short storytime, parents and children will explore and play at different stations using hands on Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math, building not only their reading skills but their STEAM skills too! STEAM Stations include: Cookie counting, Fishing for numbers, I Spy Sensory play, Button sorting and counting with Pete the Cat, Color block puzzles, and Geometric Lego Blueprints

For preschool through age 5. Please register.

    Location: Library Community Room
   1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet  
    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 1, 2016
   9:30 AM  -  12:30 PM ENCORE! Used Book Sale  
    Contact: Patty Miller     patmiller765@gmail.com
   

The friends of the library will be opening ENCORE!, their used book store, for various dates, times, and events. As most of you know, ENCORE! is located in the small, blue building, in the front parking area at the library.

Begining July 12, ENCORE! will be open every Tuesday through September 1st, 10:00 am - 7:30 pm. Be sure to stop in and stock up on your summer reading supplies.

To do a quick seach on our calendar for sale dates, choose "FOL" in the first drop down search menu, leave the rest of the menus on default and click search.

ENCORE! is made possible by the dedication and determination of the Friends of the Library (FOL). If you are interested  in joining the FOL, please contact Sherry Burgoon at stburgoon@aol.com.

For more information on ENCORE! and the FOL, click here.

    Location: Library Parking Lot
   11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM AV Sales and Equipment  
    Contact: Lynn Kohler     
    Location: Library Community Room
   2:45 PM  -  3:45 PM Tutoring  
    Contact: Courtney Staph   765-5718   ceebs08@gmail.com
   

tutoring session that requires speaking

    Location: Library Community Room
   6:30 PM  -  8:45 PM Fiction Book Discussion*  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   gail.brown@voorpl.org
   

The fiction book discussion group meets each month to carefully analyze the current selection in a warm and welcoming setting.  The group also eats. 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. 

Moving from Mexico to the United States when their daughter suffers a near-fatal accident, the Riveras confront cultural barriers, their daughter's difficult recovery, and her developing relationship with a Panamanian boy.

Book Discussion Questions

    Location: Library Community Room

Thursday June 2, 2016
   9:45 AM  -  10:30 AM Babygarten  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorpl.org
   

Stories, rhymes, music and playtime are especially for little ones newborn to 18 months and includes our amazing age-appropriate toy collection. Babygarten gives parents and caregivers an opportunity to bring their babies to a program just for them.  Join Miss Amy for songs, fingerplays and fun! Older siblings are welcome, but the program is geared for babies.

If Voorheesville Schools are closed or delayed by two hours, our morning children’s programs will be cancelled.

    Location: Library Community Room
   10:45 AM  -  11:45 AM Toddler Town  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorheesvillelibrarys.org
   

Getting too old for Babygarten, but feel your child is not quite ready for preschool storytime yet? Sing, dance and play your way on over to an age-appropriate program designed just for your toddler! Short books, flannel boards, and puppets comprise the program.

If Voorheesville Schools are closed or delayed by two hours, our morning children’s programs will be cancelled.

    Location: Library Community Room
   1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies  
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

Grumpy Old Men

(1993)

103 minutes

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
   6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Voorheesville Village Quilters  
    Contact: Julie-Ann Fortran   518-765-2837   julieannfortran@gmail.com
   

Please join us for our annual potluck dinner and monthly meeting of the Voorheesville Village Quilters.

    Location: Library Community Room

Friday June 3, 2016
   2:45 PM  -  3:45 PM tutoring  
    Contact: Courtney Staph   765-5718   ceebs08@gmail.com
   

tutoring session that requires speaking

    Location: Library Community Room
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM 2nd-3rd Grade Book Discussion*  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   gail.brown @voorpl.org
   

The Case of the Mixed-Up Mutts (#2 in "The Buddy Files" series) by Dori Hillestad Butler

Buddy was adopted from the P-O-U-N-D and he likes his new family, but he's still searching for Kayla from his first family. What has happened to them? He hopes to solve that mystery soon, but right now he's got another urgent case: two dogs, Muffin and Jazzy, have been switched! How can Buddy get poor Muffin and Jazzy back to their real owners? Join us for a fun evening of book-related discussion and activities. The library will be closed except for the book discussion participants and their families. Grades 2-3, please register at the information desk and pick up a copy of the book.

 

    Location: Library Community Room

Sunday June 5, 2016
   1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM tutoring  
    Contact: Courtney Staph   765-5718   ceebs08@gmail.com
   

tutoring session that requires speaking

    Location: VPL Director's Office
   1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Den 6 Tiger Cub Scout Meeting  
    Contact: Jennifer Murtaugh   5184294804   jenmurtaugh@yahoo.com
   

Tiger Cub Scout Den 6 meeting from 1:00 - 3:00 pm.

    Location: Library Community Room

Tuesday June 7, 2016
   10:15 AM  -  11:45 AM STEAM Storytime Special: Magnetic Mystery! Explore Magnets*  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   gail.brown@voorpl.org
   

Following a short storytime, parents and children will explore and play at different stations using hands on Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math, building not only their reading skills but their STEAM skills too! STEAM Stations include: Painting with Magnet wands, Magnetic slime, Magnet powered cars, Number fishing, Magnetic sorting, and Cupcake liner clothespin craft

For preschool through age 5. Please register.

 

    Location: Library Community Room
   1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet  
    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
   3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM tutoring  
    Contact: Courtney Staph   765-5718   ceebs08@gmail.com
   

tutoring session that requires speaking

    Location: Library Community Room

Wednesday June 8, 2016
   10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Medicare 101*  
    Contact: Tracey Pause   765-2791   tracey.pause@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

If you are enrolled in Medicare or will soon be, come to this two-part presentation to learn what Medicare is, what it pays for, and what your contribution will be. Certified Medicare Counselor, Janet Kiffney, will answer common questions such as: What is Medicare Part A and Part B? What about prescription coverage? What is the doughnut hole? What is Medigap insurance, and how does it help? Should you think about joining an Advantage Plan? So much information that we couldn’t fit it into one session, so plan to attend both; June 8 and June 15. Please register for both parts.

 

    Location: Library Community Room

Thursday June 9, 2016
   9:45 AM  -  10:30 AM Babygarten  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorpl.org
   

Stories, rhymes, music and playtime are especially for little ones newborn to 18 months and includes our amazing age-appropriate toy collection. Babygarten gives parents and caregivers an opportunity to bring their babies to a program just for them.  Join Miss Amy for songs, fingerplays and fun! Older siblings are welcome, but the program is geared for babies.

If Voorheesville Schools are closed or delayed by two hours, our morning children’s programs will be cancelled.

    Location: Library Community Room
   10:45 AM  -  11:45 AM Toddler Town  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorheesvillelibrarys.org
   

Getting too old for Babygarten, but feel your child is not quite ready for preschool storytime yet? Sing, dance and play your way on over to an age-appropriate program designed just for your toddler! Short books, flannel boards, and puppets comprise the program.

If Voorheesville Schools are closed or delayed by two hours, our morning children’s programs will be cancelled.

    Location: Library Community Room
   1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies  
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

Funny Girl

(1968)

151 minutes

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room

Monday June 13, 2016
   1:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Board Games @ the Library*  
    Contact: Tracey Pause   518-765-2791   tracey.pause@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

Looking for an afternoon of fun and games find it at the Afternoon “Bored” Game Club. Adults can play various types of board and card games.

Please Register

    Location: Library Community Room
   4:30 PM  -  7:30 PM ENCORE! Used Book Sale  
    Contact: Patty Miller     patmiller765@gmail.com
   

The friends of the library will be opening ENCORE!, their used book store, for various dates, times, and events. As most of you know, ENCORE! is located in the small, blue building, in the front parking area at the library.

Begining July 12, ENCORE! will be open every Tuesday through September 1st, 10:00 am - 7:30 pm. Be sure to stop in and stock up on your summer reading supplies.

To do a quick seach on our calendar for sale dates, choose "FOL" in the first drop down search menu, leave the rest of the menus on default and click search.

ENCORE! is made possible by the dedication and determination of the Friends of the Library (FOL). If you are interested  in joining the FOL, please contact Sherry Burgoon at stburgoon@aol.com.

For more information on ENCORE! and the FOL, click here.

    Location: Library Parking Lot
   7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Capital District Alliance for Universal Healthcare*  
    Contact: Tracey Pause   518-765-2791   tracey.pause@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

Screening of ""Fix It: Healthcare at the Tipping Point"". This new 55-minute film made from a businessman's perspective takes an in-depth look into how our dysfunctional and inefficient healthcare system is damaging our economy, suffocating our businesses, discouraging physicians and negatively impacting the nation's health, while remaining unaffordable for a third of our citizens. Discussion facilitated by Drs. Cliff Casey and Richard Propp.

    Location: Library Community Room

Tuesday June 14, 2016
   1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet  
    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
   4:00 PM  -  5:30 PM Kids' Club After School Outreach Program: Happy Flag Day  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   gail.brown @voorpl.org
   

Kids' Club: Program not open for registration. 

    Location: Library Community Room
   6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Writing Personal History for Family, Friends and Posterity*  
    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 the 2nd and 4th Tuesday evening from January 12 through May 24.  Limited seats available.

    Location: Library Community Room

Wednesday June 15, 2016
   10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Medicare 101*  
    Contact: Tracey Pause   518-765-2791   tracey.pause@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

If you are enrolled in Medicare or will soon be, come to this two-part presentation to learn what Medicare is, what it pays for, and what your contribution will be. Certified Medicare Counselor, Janet Kiffney, will answer common questions such as: What is Medicare Part A and Part B? What about prescription coverage? What is the doughnut hole? What is Medigap insurance, and how does it help? Should you think about joining an Advantage Plan? So much information that we couldn’t fit it into one session, so plan to attend both; June 8 and June 15. Please register for both parts.

    Location: Library Community Room
   3:30 PM  -  6:30 PM Voorheesville Farmer's Market  
    Contact: Dianne Luci     dluci820@gmail.com
   

VOORHEESVILLE FARMER’S MARKET

Held at the 1st United Methodist Church, 68 Maple Ave., Voorheesville, NY

Wednesdays 3:30 - 6:30 pm

Runs from June 15 until September 28

VENDORS AND WEEKLY SPECIAL EVENTS SUCH AS TAKE OUT DINNERS, TCBY, COOPERATIVE EXTENSION, CRAFTORS, ETC.

    Location: First United Methodist Church
   6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Adult Coloring Book Club*  
    Contact: Tracey Pause   518-765-2791   tracey.pause@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

Join us for our Adult Coloring Book Club. Each month we will provide different coloring sheets with multiple pages to choose from as well as a large selection of colored pencils, markers, and crayons. The library community room will provide a welcoming environment with soothing music to help you relax and enjoy some YOU time. Supplies will be provided but you are welcome to bring your own.  Please register.

    Location: Library Community Room

Thursday June 16, 2016
   9:45 AM  -  10:30 AM Babygarten  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorpl.org
   

Stories, rhymes, music and playtime are especially for little ones newborn to 18 months and includes our amazing age-appropriate toy collection. Babygarten gives parents and caregivers an opportunity to bring their babies to a program just for them.  Join Miss Amy for songs, fingerplays and fun! Older siblings are welcome, but the program is geared for babies.

If Voorheesville Schools are closed or delayed by two hours, our morning children’s programs will be cancelled.

    Location: Library Community Room
   10:45 AM  -  11:45 AM Toddler Town  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorheesvillelibrarys.org
   

Getting too old for Babygarten, but feel your child is not quite ready for preschool storytime yet? Sing, dance and play your way on over to an age-appropriate program designed just for your toddler! Short books, flannel boards, and puppets comprise the program.

If Voorheesville Schools are closed or delayed by two hours, our morning children’s programs will be cancelled.

    Location: Library Community Room
   1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies  
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

Mr. Hobbs Takes A Vacation

(1962)

116 minutes

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
   4:30 PM  -  7:30 PM ENCORE! Used Book Sale  
    Contact: Patty Miller     patmiller765@gmail.com
   

The friends of the library will be opening ENCORE!, their used book store, for various dates, times, and events. As most of you know, ENCORE! is located in the small, blue building, in the front parking area at the library.

Begining July 12, ENCORE! will be open every Tuesday through September 1st, 10:00 am - 7:30 pm. Be sure to stop in and stock up on your summer reading supplies.

To do a quick seach on our calendar for sale dates, choose "FOL" in the first drop down search menu, leave the rest of the menus on default and click search.

ENCORE! is made possible by the dedication and determination of the Friends of the Library (FOL). If you are interested  in joining the FOL, please contact Sherry Burgoon at stburgoon@aol.com.

For more information on ENCORE! and the FOL, click here.

    Location: Library Parking Lot
   7:00 PM  -  8:45 PM Philosophers 101  
    Contact: Larry Repant     1repant@nycap.rr.com
   


People with opinions welcome to follow where the conversation leads.  Always seeking talkers.  Very casual.  No homework! (possible email debates)  Drop in or call for info .

    Location: VPL Director's Office

Friday June 17, 2016
   4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Teen Volunteer Mandatory Orientation*  
    Contact: Debbie Sternklar   5187652791   debbie.sternklar@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

Students entering grade 7 and up can earn community service credit for assisting with summer programs at the library.  Jobs include helping prepare crafts, working with younger children during programs, and some computer tasks.  Fill out a volunteer form (click here for form) prior to this mandatory volunteer orientation.  Teens should also bring their summer calendars so they know which dates they are available to volunteer.  For more information, please contact Debbie Sternklar at the library, or email teens@voorpl.org.  Space in the volunteer program is limited, please register for Orientation online by Mon., June 13.

    Location: Library Community Room

Saturday June 18, 2016
   10:15 AM  -  11:30 AM Daddies & Doughnuts Storytime Special*  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   gail.brown @voorpl.org
   

Today’s storytime is all about daddies, because this Sunday is Father’s Day, a day to show dads just how much they are loved. Join Miss Amy for a special storytime designed just for dads and their little ones. Books about Father’s Day will be shared along with complementary songs, activities, and doughnuts!

Please register for this unique and fun event to celebrate the dads! For kids ages 2-6 and their fathers and grandfathers.

    Location: Library Community Room

Sunday June 19, 2016
   1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Den 6 Tiger Cub Scout Meeting  
    Contact: Jennifer Murtaugh   5184294804   jenmurtaugh@yahoo.com
   

Tiger Cub Scout Den 6 meeting from 1:00 - 3:00 pm.

    Location: Library Community Room

Monday June 20, 2016
   9:00 AM Staff Meeting  
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   lynn.kohler@voorpl.org
    Location: Library Community Room
   4:30 PM  -  7:30 PM ENCORE! Used Book Sale  
    Contact: Patty Miller     patmiller765@gmail.com
   

The friends of the library will be opening ENCORE!, their used book store, for various dates, times, and events. As most of you know, ENCORE! is located in the small, blue building, in the front parking area at the library.

Begining July 12, ENCORE! will be open every Tuesday through September 1st, 10:00 am - 7:30 pm. Be sure to stop in and stock up on your summer reading supplies.

To do a quick seach on our calendar for sale dates, choose "FOL" in the first drop down search menu, leave the rest of the menus on default and click search.

ENCORE! is made possible by the dedication and determination of the Friends of the Library (FOL). If you are interested  in joining the FOL, please contact Sherry Burgoon at stburgoon@aol.com.

For more information on ENCORE! and the FOL, click here.

    Location: Library Parking Lot

Tuesday June 21, 2016
   1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet  
    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
   6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM From Garden to Table*  
    Contact: Tracey Pause   518-765-2791   tracey.pause@voorpl.org
   

Are you interested in starting a garden?  Join Rachel, the dietitian from ShopRite of Albany, to learn the basics about gardening, composting, and how to use your herbs and vegetables. (Part of our Healthy Lifestyle Series.)

    Location: Library Community Room

Wednesday June 22, 2016
   3:30 PM  -  6:30 PM Voorheesville Farmer's Market  
    Contact: Dianne Luci     dluci820@gmail.com
   

VOORHEESVILLE FARMER’S MARKET

Held at the 1st United Methodist Church, 68 Maple Ave., Voorheesville, NY

Wednesdays 3:30 - 6:30 pm

Runs from June 15 until September 28

VENDORS AND WEEKLY SPECIAL EVENTS SUCH AS TAKE OUT DINNERS, TCBY, COOPERATIVE EXTENSION, CRAFTORS, ETC.

    Location: First United Methodist Church

Thursday June 23, 2016
   9:45 AM  -  10:30 AM Babygarten  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorpl.org
   

Stories, rhymes, music and playtime are especially for little ones newborn to 18 months and includes our amazing age-appropriate toy collection. Babygarten gives parents and caregivers an opportunity to bring their babies to a program just for them.  Join Miss Amy for songs, fingerplays and fun! Older siblings are welcome, but the program is geared for babies.

If Voorheesville Schools are closed or delayed by two hours, our morning children’s programs will be cancelled.

    Location: Library Community Room
   10:45 AM  -  11:45 AM Toddler Town  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorheesvillelibrarys.org
   

Getting too old for Babygarten, but feel your child is not quite ready for preschool storytime yet? Sing, dance and play your way on over to an age-appropriate program designed just for your toddler! Short books, flannel boards, and puppets comprise the program.

If Voorheesville Schools are closed or delayed by two hours, our morning children’s programs will be cancelled.

    Location: Library Community Room
   1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies  
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

Houseboat

(1958)

110 minutes

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
   4:30 PM  -  7:30 PM ENCORE! Used Book Sale  
    Contact: Patty Miller     patmiller765@gmail.com
   

The friends of the library will be opening ENCORE!, their used book store, for various dates, times, and events. As most of you know, ENCORE! is located in the small, blue building, in the front parking area at the library.

Begining July 12, ENCORE! will be open every Tuesday through September 1st, 10:00 am - 7:30 pm. Be sure to stop in and stock up on your summer reading supplies.

To do a quick seach on our calendar for sale dates, choose "FOL" in the first drop down search menu, leave the rest of the menus on default and click search.

ENCORE! is made possible by the dedication and determination of the Friends of the Library (FOL). If you are interested  in joining the FOL, please contact Sherry Burgoon at stburgoon@aol.com.

For more information on ENCORE! and the FOL, click here.

    Location: Library Parking Lot
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Ice Cream Social  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   gail.brown@voorpl.org
   

Say “hello” to summer and the "On Your Mark, Get Set ... READ!" Summer Reading Program! Stewart's Shops will be generously donating ice cream and toppings so you can make your own sundae. Stop in to find out all the fabulous programs the library has to offer for children, tweens, teens, and families. Activities and sports-themed demonstrations from experts are all part of this annual celebration! Bring the whole family.

    Location: Library Community Room

Friday June 24, 2016
   9:30 AM  -  12:00 PM Friends of The Library Meeting  
    Contact: Sherry Burgoon     stburgoon@aol.com
   

The Friends of the Library monthly meeting.

The public is always welcome!

    Location: Library Community Room
   4:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Community Ice Cream Social  
    Contact: Dianne Luci     dluci820@gmail.com
   

Community Ice Cream Social

Held at the 1st United Methodist Church

68 Maple Ave., Voorheesville, NY

Suggested donation $3

    Location: First United Methodist Church

Monday June 27, 2016
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Summer Reading Program Kick-Off: Steve Songs Concert  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   gail.brown@voorpl.org
   

We have something BIG planned for our Summer Reading Program Kick-Off this year! Join us for an invigorating and exciting evening of song and dance with nationally acclaimed children’s musician of PBS fame, Steve Roslonek of Steve Songs®. Steve has been writing and performing his award-winning music for kids and families for the past fifteen years. He blends participatory songs, clever stories and great melodies to create what the Boston Globe called "not just a musical journey, but an entertaining, interactive and educational one." Steve has delighted audiences throughout the country, including prestigious venues like Symphony Space in New York City, Wolftrap in Vienna VA, the Kennedy Center, the White House in Washington, D.C., and Fenway Park in Boston. Anyone who’s attended a Steve Songs® concert appreciates Steve’s ability to connect with his audience – from the exuberant children flocking towards the stage, to the moms bouncing babies with the beat, to the parents and grandparents singing along. You won’t want to miss this one!    http://www.stevesongs.com/

This free program is made possible through the generosity of the Friends of the Library and with the support of the Voorheesville PTA.  The concert will be held at the Lydia C. Tobler Performing Arts Center at the Clayton A. Bouton High School/Middle School.

 

    Location: Performing Arts Center at HS
   7:00 PM Board of Trustee Meeting  
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Regular Meeting of the Library Board of Trustees

    Location: Library Community Room

Tuesday June 28, 2016
   10:00 AM  -  7:30 PM ENCORE! Used Book Sale  
    Contact: Patty Miller     patmiller765@gmail.com
   

Begining July 12, ENCORE! will be open every Tuesday through September 1st, 10:00 am - 7:30 pm. Be sure to stop in and stock up on your summer reading supplies.

The friends of the library will be opening ENCORE!, their used book store, for various dates, times, and events. As most of you know, ENCORE! is located in the small, blue building, in the front parking area at the library.

To do a quick seach on our calendar for sale dates, choose "FOL" in the first drop down search menu, leave the rest of the menus on default and click search.

ENCORE! is made possible by the dedication and determination of the Friends of the Library (FOL). If you are interested  in joining the FOL, please contact Sherry Burgoon at stburgoon@aol.com.

For more information on ENCORE! and the FOL, click here.

    Location: Library Parking Lot
   1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet  
    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
   6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Writing Personal History for Family, Friends and Posterity*  
    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 the 2nd and 4th Tuesday evening from January 12 through May 24.  Limited seats available.

    Location: Library Community Room

Wednesday June 29, 2016
   10:15 AM  -  11:00 AM Toddler Yoga with Janine Murphy Session 1*  
    Contact: Gail Brown     kids@voorpl.org
   

Experience the benefits of yoga together in this nurturing class taught by local instructor, Janine Murphy. Yoga promotes physical and emotional well-being while having fun. Bring a mat or a towel. (Ages 2 to 5 with parent or caregiver, please register only if you can commit to all 4 sessions.) Learn more about Janine at janineyoga.com

Space is limited. Register online. It is understood that things come up at the last minute, but you must commit to the 4 sessions since the next class builds upon the previous.

    Location: Library Community Room
   3:30 PM  -  6:30 PM Voorheesville Farmer's Market  
    Contact: Dianne Luci     dluci820@gmail.com
   

VOORHEESVILLE FARMER’S MARKET

Held at the 1st United Methodist Church, 68 Maple Ave., Voorheesville, NY

Wednesdays 3:30 - 6:30 pm

Runs from June 15 until September 28

VENDORS AND WEEKLY SPECIAL EVENTS SUCH AS TAKE OUT DINNERS, TCBY, COOPERATIVE EXTENSION, CRAFTORS, ETC.

    Location: First United Methodist Church
   6:15 PM  -  9:00 PM PAWS for Reading  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   gail.brown@voorpl.org
   

Read with Duke, the library's loveable therapy dog!

The "Paws for Reading" program is intended for children in grades 1-5 who are feeling unsure about their reading progress or who just want to practice reading out loud for fluency.

Schedule a 15-minute reading appointment with Duke.

Call the library at 765-2791 or e-mail Mrs. Brown at gail.brown@voorheesvillelibrary.org

    Location: Library Community Room
   6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Teens Care: Sewing Project*  
    Contact: Debbie Sternklar   5187652791   debbie.sternklar@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

Teen power is needed to sew telemetry bags for the Cardiac Care Unit at Albany Medical Center. You’ll be cutting and pinning material, then using the sewing machines to make simple pouches with straps. Participants will earn two hours of community service.  Students entering grades 7+, please register. 

    Location: Library Community Room

Monday July 4, 2016
     Library Closed  
   

In observance of Independance Day, the library will be closed today.


Tuesday July 5, 2016
   1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet  
    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 July 6, 2016
   10:15 AM  -  11:00 AM Toddler Yoga with Janine Murphy Session 2  
    Contact: Gail Brown     kids@voorpl.org
   

Experience the benefits of yoga together in this nurturing class taught by local instructor, Janine Murphy. Yoga promotes physical and emotional well-being while having fun. Bring a mat or a towel. (Ages 2 to 5 with parent or caregiver, please register only if you can commit to all 4 sessions.) Learn more about Janine at janineyoga.com

    Location: Library Community Room
   2:00 PM Movie Matinee - The Good Dinosaur  
    Contact: Gail Brown     kids@voorpl.org
   

In a world where dinosaurs and humans live side-by-side, an Apatosaurus named Arlo makes an unlikely human friend. (2015) Rated PG, 93 min.

Popcorn and light refreshments served.

 

    Location: Library Community Room
   3:30 PM  -  6:30 PM Voorheesville Farmer's Market  
    Contact: Dianne Luci     dluci820@gmail.com
   

VOORHEESVILLE FARMER’S MARKET

Held at the 1st United Methodist Church, 68 Maple Ave., Voorheesville, NY

Wednesdays 3:30 - 6:30 pm

Runs from June 15 until September 28

VENDORS AND WEEKLY SPECIAL EVENTS SUCH AS TAKE OUT DINNERS, TCBY, COOPERATIVE EXTENSION, CRAFTORS, ETC.

    Location: First United Methodist Church

Thursday July 7, 2016
   10:00 AM Play Time  
    Contact: Gail Brown     kids@voorpl.org
   

The community room is available for free play, all set up with age-appropriate toys. Please feel free to come in and play! (Newborns to 36 months with a caregiver.)

 

    Location: Library Community Room
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Voorheesville Village Quilters  
    Contact: Julie-Ann Fortran   518-765-2837   julieannfortran@gmail.com
   

Please join us for the monthly meeting of the Voorheesville Village Quilters.

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room

Monday July 11, 2016
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Nonfiction Book Discussion*  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   gail.brown@voorpl.org
   

The nonfiction book discussion group meets every other month (the second Monday at 7:00) to discuss a thought-provoking nonfiction book about about history, politics, contemporary issues, etc. 

Unstoppable by Ralph Nader

Explores "the emerging political re-alignment that is combining the left and the right against converging corporate-government tyranny. Large segments from the progressive, conservative, and libertarian political camps find themselves aligned in opposition to [what Nader see as] the destruction of civil liberties, the bloated and economically draining corporate welfare state, the relentless perpetuation of America's wars, sovereignty-shredding free trade agreements, and the unpunished crimes of Wall Street against Main Street"-- Provided by publisher.

Request a copy here.

Please register at the Information Desk and pick up a copy of the book (cost $5.00).

 

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room

Tuesday July 12, 2016
   10:00 AM  -  7:30 PM ENCORE! Used Book Sale  
    Contact: Patty Miller     patmiller765@gmail.com
   

ENCORE! will be open every Tuesday through September 1st, 10:00 am - 7:30 pm. Be sure to stop in and stock up on your summer reading supplies.

The friends of the library will be opening ENCORE!, their used book store, for various dates, times, and events. As most of you know, ENCORE! is located in the small, blue building, in the front parking area at the library.

To do a quick seach on our calendar for sale dates, choose "FOL" in the first drop down search menu, leave the rest of the menus on default and click search.

ENCORE! is made possible by the dedication and determination of the Friends of the Library (FOL). If you are interested  in joining the FOL, please contact Sherry Burgoon at stburgoon@aol.com.

For more information on ENCORE! and the FOL, click here.

    Location: Library Parking Lot
   10:15 AM Preschool Storytime  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorpl.org
   

Theme-based, multi-age level storytimes with an emphasis on early literacy. Books, rhymes, songs, and an art activity comprise the program.  (Ages 2 to 6 with a caregiver.)

    Location: Library Community Room
   1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet  
    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
   7:00 PM  -  8:15 PM Albany Therapeutic Riding Center  
    Contact: Linda Masullo     
    Location: VPL Director's Office
   7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM How to Save Seeds*  
    Contact: Michele Reilly   765-2791   michele.reilly@voorpl.org
   

The Voorheesville Seed Library has seeds available for use in your gardens now.  Learn how you can save seeds from your garden to contribute to the Seed Library. Beginner and experienced gardeners alike are invited to join in the discussion.  Sharon Miller and the Cooperative Extension Master Gardeners will be here to guide the discussion and help answer questions.  Please Register.

Borrow, Grow and Share with the Voorheesville Seed Library.

    Location: Library Community Room

Wednesday July 13, 2016
   10:15 AM  -  11:00 AM Toddler Yoga with Janine Murphy Session 3  
    Contact: Gail Brown     kids@voorpl.org
   

Experience the benefits of yoga together in this nurturing class taught by local instructor, Janine Murphy. Yoga promotes physical and emotional well-being while having fun. Bring a mat or a towel. (Ages 2 to 5 with parent or caregiver, please register only if you can commit to all 4 sessions.) Learn more about Janine at janineyoga.com

 

    Location: Library Community Room
   3:30 PM  -  6:30 PM Voorheesville Farmer's Market  
    Contact: Dianne Luci     dluci820@gmail.com
   

VOORHEESVILLE FARMER’S MARKET

Held at the 1st United Methodist Church, 68 Maple Ave., Voorheesville, NY

Wednesdays 3:30 - 6:30 pm

Runs from June 15 until September 28

VENDORS AND WEEKLY SPECIAL EVENTS SUCH AS TAKE OUT DINNERS, TCBY, COOPERATIVE EXTENSION, CRAFTORS, ETC.

    Location: First United Methodist Church
   6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Savvy Social Security Planning*  
    Contact: Tracey Pause   518-765-2791   tracey.pause@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

Nicole Iannoti, a registered representative from Foresters Financial Services Inc., will be presenting about new Social Security guidelines. Learn the answers to your questions such as, Will Social Security be there for me?  How much can I expect to receive? Many more questions will be answered throughout the seminar. 

    Location: Library Community Room

Thursday July 14, 2016
   10:00 AM Summertots  
    Contact: Gail Brown     kids@voorpl.org
   

Join Miss Amy for an early literacy program that emphasizes sharing books, flannel board stories, music, rhymes, and playtime together. After the short program, tots can play with age-appropriate toys and try learning activities either indoors or outdoors. Water play will take place outside, so wear your sunscreen, and bring a towel and dry clothing. (Newborns to 36 months with a caregiver.)

    Location: Library Community Room

Saturday July 16, 2016
   10:00 AM  -  2:00 PM ENCORE! Used Book Sale  
    Contact: Patty Miller     patmiller765@gmail.com
   

OFFICIAL GRAND OPENING AND BAKE SALE

The friends of the library will be opening ENCORE!, their used book store, for various dates, times, and events. As most of you know, ENCORE! is located in the small, blue building, in the front parking area at the library.

Begining July 12, ENCORE! will be open every Tuesday through September 1st, 10:00 am - 7:30 pm. Be sure to stop in and stock up on your summer reading supplies.

To do a quick seach on our calendar for sale dates, choose "FOL" in the first drop down search menu, leave the rest of the menus on default and click search.

ENCORE! is made possible by the dedication and determination of the Friends of the Library (FOL). If you are interested  in joining the FOL, please contact Sherry Burgoon at stburgoon@aol.com.

For more information on ENCORE! and the FOL, click here.

    Location: Library Parking Lot
   10:15 AM  -  11:00 AM Bikes & Trikes Storytime*  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   gail.brown@voorpl.org
   

Why not kick-off the "Voorheesville Family Bicycling Day" by attending a bicycle themed storytime? Miss Amy will read Curious George Rides a Bike and other fun and educational bike books. An art activity will also be a part of the storytime. This storytime will be a little bit shorter than usual, so that those who may want to head to the Village Park for the opening ceremony of the "Voorheesville Family Bicycling" Day will have the opportunity to attend. The "Voorheesville Family Bicycling Day" will include activities for all ages and will take place throughout downtown Voorheesville. Please register. 

    Location: Library Community Room
   11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Bicycle Skills Rodeo for Grades K-3*  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   gail.brown@voorpl.org
   

This Bicycle Skills educational program will allow young bicyclists the opportunity to practice and develop skills that will help them to become more informed and better bicyclists and to avoid typical crashes. Our team of bicycling experts will lead participants through some practical exercises such as a safety bike and helmet check, scanning, avoiding road obstacles, and starts and stops. Space is limited. Please register. Please wear proper bicycling attire (helmet, close-toed shoes).

    Location: Rail Trail Pavillion
   11:00 AM  -  2:00 PM Voorheesville Family Bicycling Day, Community Wide Event  
    Contact: Gail Brown     kids@voorpl.org
   

Join the bicycle parade, participate in a bike skills rodeo and enjoy the new rail trail and pavilion. Activities for all ages will take place throughout downtown Voorheesville. Join friends and neighbors as we bicycle a closed, supervised route.

Start the day off right, at the library, for a "Bikes and Trikes" storytime at 10:15 am. Storytime will finish with plenty of time to make your way to the Village Park for the opening ceremony for Family Bicycling Day.

    Location: Village Park
   1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Bicycle Skills Rodeo for Grades 4 and up*  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   gail.brown@voorpl.org
   

This Bicycle Skills educational program will allow young bicyclists the opportunity to practice and develop skills that will help them to become more informed and better bicyclists and to avoid typical crashes. Our team of bicycling experts will lead participants through some practical exercises such as a safety bike and helmet check, scanning, avoiding road obstacles, and starts and stops. Space is limited. Please register. Please wear proper bicycling attire (helmet, close-toed shoes).

    Location: Rail Trail Pavillion

Monday July 18, 2016
   9:00 AM Staff Meeting  
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   lynn.kohler@voorpl.org
    Location: Library Community Room
   2:00 PM Olympic Readers Visit Pea Pod Pandemonium*  
    Contact: Gail Brown     kids@voorpl.org
   

Let’s hear it for the power of peas! You’ll hear some stories about these green guys, play pod games, and even make some art with dried peas. (Grades K-3)

    Location: Library Community Room

Tuesday July 19, 2016
   10:00 AM  -  7:30 PM ENCORE! Used Book Sale  
    Contact: Patty Miller     patmiller765@gmail.com
   

ENCORE! will be open every Tuesday through September 1st, 10:00 am - 7:30 pm. Be sure to stop in and stock up on your summer reading supplies.

The friends of the library will be opening ENCORE!, their used book store, for various dates, times, and events. As most of you know, ENCORE! is located in the small, blue building, in the front parking area at the library.

To do a quick seach on our calendar for sale dates, choose "FOL" in the first drop down search menu, leave the rest of the menus on default and click search.

ENCORE! is made possible by the dedication and determination of the Friends of the Library (FOL). If you are interested  in joining the FOL, please contact Sherry Burgoon at stburgoon@aol.com.

For more information on ENCORE! and the FOL, click here.

    Location: Library Parking Lot
   10:15 AM Preschool Storytime  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorpl.org
   

Theme-based, multi-age level storytimes with an emphasis on early literacy. Books, rhymes, songs, and an art activity comprise the program.  (Ages 2 to 6 with a caregiver.)

    Location: Library Community Room
   1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet  
    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 July 20, 2016
   10:15 AM  -  11:00 AM Toddler Yoga with Janine Murphy Session 4  
    Contact: Gail Brown     kids@voorpl.org
   

Experience the benefits of yoga together in this nurturing class taught by local instructor, Janine Murphy. Yoga promotes physical and emotional well-being while having fun. Bring a mat or a towel. (Ages 2 to 5 with parent or caregiver, please register only if you can commit to all 4 sessions.) Learn more about Janine at janineyoga.com

    Location: Library Community Room
   3:30 PM  -  6:30 PM Voorheesville Farmer's Market  
    Contact: Dianne Luci     dluci820@gmail.com
   

VOORHEESVILLE FARMER’S MARKET

Held at the 1st United Methodist Church, 68 Maple Ave., Voorheesville, NY

Wednesdays 3:30 - 6:30 pm

Runs from June 15 until September 28

VENDORS AND WEEKLY SPECIAL EVENTS SUCH AS TAKE OUT DINNERS, TCBY, COOPERATIVE EXTENSION, CRAFTORS, ETC.

    Location: First United Methodist Church
   6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Adult Coloring Book Club*  
    Contact: Tracey Pause   765-2791   tracey.pause@voorpl.org
   

Join us for our Adult Coloring Book Club. We will provide different coloring sheets with multiple pages to choose from as well as a large selection of colored pencils, markers, and crayons. The library community room will provide a welcoming environment with soothing music to help you relax and enjoy some YOU time. Supplies will be provided but you are welcome to bring your own

    Location: Library Community Room

Thursday July 21, 2016
   10:00 AM Summertots  
    Contact: Gail Brown     kids@voorpl.org
   

Join Miss Amy for an early literacy program that emphasizes sharing books, flannel board stories, music, rhymes, and playtime together. After the short program, tots can play with age-appropriate toys and try learning activities either indoors or outdoors. Water play will take place outside, so wear your sunscreen, and bring a towel and dry clothing. (Newborns to 36 months with a caregiver.)

    Location: Library Community Room
   6:30 PM Evening of Dance  
    Contact: Debbie Sternklar     teens@voorpl.org
   

A showcase of local dancers, celebrating many styles and international backgrounds.  All ages are encouraged to attend and enjoy the variety of talent from our area.

    Location: Library Community Room
   7:00 PM  -  8:45 PM Philosophers 101  
    Contact: Larry Repant     1repant@nycap.rr.com
   


People with opinions welcome to follow where the conversation leads.  Always seeking talkers.  Very casual.  No homework! (possible email debates)  Drop in or call for info .

    Location: VPL Director's Office

Friday July 22, 2016
   9:30 AM  -  12:00 PM Friends of The Library Meeting  
    Contact: Sherry Burgoon     stburgoon@aol.com
   

The Friends of the Library monthly meeting.

The public is always welcome!

    Location: Library Community Room

Monday July 25, 2016
   7:00 PM Board of Trustee Meeting  
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Regular Meeting of the Library Board of Trustees

    Location: Library Community Room

Tuesday July 26, 2016
   10:00 AM  -  7:30 PM ENCORE! Used Book Sale  
    Contact: Patty Miller     patmiller765@gmail.com
   

ENCORE! will be open every Tuesday through September 1st, 10:00 am - 7:30 pm. Be sure to stop in and stock up on your summer reading supplies.

The friends of the library will be opening ENCORE!, their used book store, for various dates, times, and events. As most of you know, ENCORE! is located in the small, blue building, in the front parking area at the library.

To do a quick seach on our calendar for sale dates, choose "FOL" in the first drop down search menu, leave the rest of the menus on default and click search.

ENCORE! is made possible by the dedication and determination of the Friends of the Library (FOL). If you are interested  in joining the FOL, please contact Sherry Burgoon at stburgoon@aol.com.

For more information on ENCORE! and the FOL, click here.

    Location: Library Parking Lot
   10:15 AM Preschool Storytime  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorpl.org
   

Theme-based, multi-age level storytimes with an emphasis on early literacy. Books, rhymes, songs, and an art activity comprise the program.  (Ages 2 to 6 with a caregiver.)

    Location: Library Community Room
   1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet  
    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
   6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM How Essential Oils can Help Improve your Life!*  
    Contact: Tracey Pause   518-765-2791   tracey.pause@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

What is is all this talk about essential oils? This workshop will provide you with a hands on experience that will allow you to leave with an understanding of what an essential oil is and what it can do to improve your lifestyle! Throughout this hour, you will be able to enjoy the aromas of various oils, apply oils topically and even taste the oils if you would like! We will discuss safety of the oils, how and when to use the oils, and what the oils can do for you and your family (and even your favorite pet)! Come join us for this wonderful education! It's time to empower yourself and take control of your own health! Instructor Karen Chenel

Registration Required

    Location: Library Community Room

Wednesday July 27, 2016
   3:30 PM  -  6:30 PM Voorheesville Farmer's Market  
    Contact: Dianne Luci     dluci820@gmail.com
   

VOORHEESVILLE FARMER’S MARKET

Held at the 1st United Methodist Church, 68 Maple Ave., Voorheesville, NY

Wednesdays 3:30 - 6:30 pm

Runs from June 15 until September 28

VENDORS AND WEEKLY SPECIAL EVENTS SUCH AS TAKE OUT DINNERS, TCBY, COOPERATIVE EXTENSION, CRAFTORS, ETC.

    Location: First United Methodist Church
   6:00 PM  -  8:30 PM ENCORE! Used Book Sale  
    Contact: Patty Miller     patmiller765@gmail.com
   

STOP BY AND ENJOY THE CONCERT WHILE YOU SHOP

The friends of the library will be opening ENCORE!, their used book store, for various dates, times, and events. As most of you know, ENCORE! is located in the small, blue building, in the front parking area at the library.

Begining July 12, ENCORE! will be open every Tuesday through September 1st, 10:00 am - 7:30 pm. Be sure to stop in and stock up on your summer reading supplies.

To do a quick seach on our calendar for sale dates, choose "FOL" in the first drop down search menu, leave the rest of the menus on default and click search.

ENCORE! is made possible by the dedication and determination of the Friends of the Library (FOL). If you are interested  in joining the FOL, please contact Sherry Burgoon at stburgoon@aol.com.

For more information on ENCORE! and the FOL, click here.

    Location: Library Parking Lot
   7:00 PM Dazzle Dogs  
    Contact: Gail Brown     kids@voorpl.org
   

The Dazzle Dogs are coming! This remarkably unique and talented group of dogs will delight you with their exceptional talents. They will perform tricks, complete agility obstacles, and dance to choreographed musical routines. All ages welcome.

    Location: Library Community Room

Thursday July 28, 2016
   10:00 AM Summertots  
    Contact: Gail Brown     kids@voorpl.org
   

Join Miss Amy for an early literacy program that emphasizes sharing books, flannel board stories, music, rhymes, and playtime together. After the short program, tots can play with age-appropriate toys and try learning activities either indoors or outdoors. Water play will take place outside, so wear your sunscreen, and bring a towel and dry clothing. (Newborns to 36 months with a caregiver.)

    Location: Library Community Room

Monday August 1, 2016
   2:00 PM LEGO┬« Jr. Maker Event*  
    Contact: Debbie Sternklar     teens@voorpl.org
   

Come in to make, tinker, build and explore at the library.  Parents and caregivers will join in this creative journey meant to encourage problem-solving and foster storytelling.  (Grades K-3)

    Location: Library Community Room

Tuesday August 2, 2016
   10:00 AM  -  7:30 PM ENCORE! Used Book Sale  
    Contact: Patty Miller     patmiller765@gmail.com
   

ENCORE! will be open every Tuesday through September 1st, 10:00 am - 7:30 pm. Be sure to stop in and stock up on your summer reading supplies.

The friends of the library will be opening ENCORE!, their used book store, for various dates, times, and events. As most of you know, ENCORE! is located in the small, blue building, in the front parking area at the library.

To do a quick seach on our calendar for sale dates, choose "FOL" in the first drop down search menu, leave the rest of the menus on default and click search.

ENCORE! is made possible by the dedication and determination of the Friends of the Library (FOL). If you are interested  in joining the FOL, please contact Sherry Burgoon at stburgoon@aol.com.

For more information on ENCORE! and the FOL, click here.

    Location: Library Parking Lot
   10:15 AM Preschool Storytime  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorpl.org
   

Theme-based, multi-age level storytimes with an emphasis on early literacy. Books, rhymes, songs, and an art activity comprise the program.  (Ages 2 to 6 with a caregiver.)

    Location: Library Community Room
   1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet  
    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 August 3, 2016
   3:30 PM  -  6:30 PM Voorheesville Farmer's Market  
    Contact: Dianne Luci     dluci820@gmail.com
   

VOORHEESVILLE FARMER’S MARKET

Held at the 1st United Methodist Church, 68 Maple Ave., Voorheesville, NY

Wednesdays 3:30 - 6:30 pm

Runs from June 15 until September 28

VENDORS AND WEEKLY SPECIAL EVENTS SUCH AS TAKE OUT DINNERS, TCBY, COOPERATIVE EXTENSION, CRAFTORS, ETC.

    Location: First United Methodist Church

Thursday August 4, 2016
   10:00 AM Summertots  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorheesvillelibrarys.org
   

Join Miss Amy for an early literacy program that emphasizes sharing books, flannel board stories, music, rhymes, and playtime together. After the short program, tots can play with age-appropriate toys and try learning activities either indoors or outdoors. Water play will take place outside, so wear your sunscreen, and bring a towel and dry clothing. (Newborns to 36 months with a caregiver.)

    Location: Library Community Room
   6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Voorheesville Community Alliance Meeting  
    Contact: Joe Sapienza   765-3314   jsapienza@voorheesville.org
   

Monthly meeting of the Voorheesville Community Alliance for Healthy Choices will be held at the C.A. Bouton High School Library. Community members welcome.

    Location: MS/HS Library
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Voorheesville Village Quilters  
    Contact: Julie-Ann Fortran   518-765-2837   julieannfortran@gmail.com
   

Please join us for the monthly meeting of the Voorheesville Village Quilters.

    Location: Library Community Room

Monday August 8, 2016
   2:00 PM Healthy Habits Show with Professor Klutzo  
    Contact: Gail Brown     kids@voorpl.org
   

The fumbling, bumbling professor discusses healthy habits along with his hilarious puppet side-kicks, Percy the Penguin and Freddie the Frog. The show includes magic, juggling, interactive music and lots of audience participation. (Grades K-4)

    Location: Library Community Room

Tuesday August 9, 2016
   10:00 AM  -  7:30 PM ENCORE! Used Book Sale  
    Contact: Patty Miller     patmiller765@gmail.com
   

ENCORE! will be open every Tuesday through September 1st, 10:00 am - 7:30 pm. Be sure to stop in and stock up on your summer reading supplies.

The friends of the library will be opening ENCORE!, their used book store, for various dates, times, and events. As most of you know, ENCORE! is located in the small, blue building, in the front parking area at the library.

To do a quick seach on our calendar for sale dates, choose "FOL" in the first drop down search menu, leave the rest of the menus on default and click search.

ENCORE! is made possible by the dedication and determination of the Friends of the Library (FOL). If you are interested  in joining the FOL, please contact Sherry Burgoon at stburgoon@aol.com.

For more information on ENCORE! and the FOL, click here.

    Location: Library Parking Lot
   10:15 AM Preschool Storytime  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorpl.org
   

Theme-based, multi-age level storytimes with an emphasis on early literacy. Books, rhymes, songs, and an art activity comprise the program.  (Ages 2 to 6 with a caregiver.)

    Location: Library Community Room
   1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet  
    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 August 10, 2016
   3:30 PM  -  6:30 PM Voorheesville Farmer's Market  
    Contact: Dianne Luci     dluci820@gmail.com
   

VOORHEESVILLE FARMER’S MARKET

Held at the 1st United Methodist Church, 68 Maple Ave., Voorheesville, NY

Wednesdays 3:30 - 6:30 pm

Runs from June 15 until September 28

VENDORS AND WEEKLY SPECIAL EVENTS SUCH AS TAKE OUT DINNERS, TCBY, COOPERATIVE EXTENSION, CRAFTORS, ETC.

    Location: First United Methodist Church

Thursday August 11, 2016
   10:00 AM Summertots  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorheesvillelibrarys.org
   

Join Miss Amy for an early literacy program that emphasizes sharing books, flannel board stories, music, rhymes, and playtime together. After the short program, tots can play with age-appropriate toys and try learning activities either indoors or outdoors. Water play will take place outside, so wear your sunscreen, and bring a towel and dry clothing. (Newborns to 36 months with a caregiver.)

    Location: Library Community Room

Tuesday August 16, 2016
   10:00 AM  -  7:30 PM ENCORE! Used Book Sale  
    Contact: Patty Miller     patmiller765@gmail.com
   

ENCORE! will be open every Tuesday through September 1st, 10:00 am - 7:30 pm. Be sure to stop in.

The friends of the library will be opening ENCORE!, their used book store, for various dates, times, and events. As most of you know, ENCORE! is located in the small, blue building, in the front parking area at the library.

To do a quick seach on our calendar for sale dates, choose "FOL" in the first drop down search menu, leave the rest of the menus on default and click search.

ENCORE! is made possible by the dedication and determination of the Friends of the Library (FOL). If you are interested  in joining the FOL, please contact Sherry Burgoon at stburgoon@aol.com.

For more information on ENCORE! and the FOL, click here.

    Location: Library Parking Lot
   10:15 AM Preschool Storytime  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorpl.org
   

Theme-based, multi-age level storytimes with an emphasis on early literacy. Books, rhymes, songs, and an art activity comprise the program.  (Ages 2 to 6 with a caregiver.)

    Location: Library Community Room
   1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet  
    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
   6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Back to School Lunches*  
    Contact: Tracey Pause   518-765-2791   tracey.pause@voorpl.org
   

Rachel, the dietitian from ShopRite of Albany, will be talking about healthy meals and snacks for school or work.  Get some great ideas to make over that boring bagged lunch.

    Location: Library Community Room

Wednesday August 17, 2016
   3:30 PM  -  6:30 PM Voorheesville Farmer's Market  
    Contact: Dianne Luci     dluci820@gmail.com
   

VOORHEESVILLE FARMER’S MARKET

Held at the 1st United Methodist Church, 68 Maple Ave., Voorheesville, NY

Wednesdays 3:30 - 6:30 pm

Runs from June 15 until September 28

VENDORS AND WEEKLY SPECIAL EVENTS SUCH AS TAKE OUT DINNERS, TCBY, COOPERATIVE EXTENSION, CRAFTORS, ETC.

    Location: First United Methodist Church
   6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Adult Coloring Book Club*  
    Contact: Tracey Pause   518-765-2791   tracey.pause@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

Join us for our Adult Coloring Book Club. We will provide different coloring sheets with multiple pages to choose from as well as a large selection of colored pencils, markers, and crayons. The library community room will provide a welcoming environment with soothing music to help you relax and enjoy some YOU time. Supplies will be provided but you are welcome to bring your own

    Location: Library Community Room

Thursday August 18, 2016
   10:00 AM Summertots  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorheesvillelibrarys.org
   

Join Miss Amy for an early literacy program that emphasizes sharing books, flannel board stories, music, rhymes, and playtime together. After the short program, tots can play with age-appropriate toys and try learning activities either indoors or outdoors. Water play will take place outside, so wear your sunscreen, and bring a towel and dry clothing. (Newborns to 36 months with a caregiver.)

    Location: Library Community Room
   7:00 PM  -  8:45 PM Philosophers 101  
    Contact: Larry Repant     1repant@nycap.rr.com
   


People with opinions welcome to follow where the conversation leads.  Always seeking talkers.  Very casual.  No homework! (possible email debates)  Drop in or call for info .

    Location: VPL Director's Office

Friday August 19, 2016
     Last Day to Log your Reading  

Monday August 22, 2016
   2:00 PM Movie Matinee - Kung Fu Panda 3*  
    Contact: Gail Brown     kids@voorpl.org
   

Continuing his "legendary adventures of awesomeness", Po must face two hugely epic, but different threats: one supernatural and the other a little closer to his home. (2016), Rated PG, 95 min.

Popcorn and light refreshments will be served.

    Location: Library Community Room

Tuesday August 23, 2016
   10:00 AM  -  7:30 PM ENCORE! Used Book Sale  
    Contact: Patty Miller     patmiller765@gmail.com
   

ENCORE! will be open every Tuesday through September 1st, 10:00 am - 7:30 pm. Be sure to stop in.

The friends of the library will be opening ENCORE!, their used book store, for various dates, times, and events. As most of you know, ENCORE! is located in the small, blue building, in the front parking area at the library.

To do a quick seach on our calendar for sale dates, choose "FOL" in the first drop down search menu, leave the rest of the menus on default and click search.

ENCORE! is made possible by the dedication and determination of the Friends of the Library (FOL). If you are interested  in joining the FOL, please contact Sherry Burgoon at stburgoon@aol.com.

For more information on ENCORE! and the FOL, click here.

    Location: Library Parking Lot
   1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet  
    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
   7:00 PM Summer Reading Program Finale: The Jester Jim Show  
    Contact: Gail Brown     kids@voorpl.org
   

By popular demand, this award-winning entertainer returns, bringing his fast-paced juggling show filled with laugh-out-loud antics as our thanks for all of your reading efforts this summer. Summer Reading Program prize winners will be announced, and prizes will be given to all of this summer’s participants. All ages welcome.

    Location: Library Community Room

Wednesday August 24, 2016
   3:30 PM  -  6:30 PM Voorheesville Farmer's Market  
    Contact: Dianne Luci     dluci820@gmail.com
   

VOORHEESVILLE FARMER’S MARKET

Held at the 1st United Methodist Church, 68 Maple Ave., Voorheesville, NY

Wednesdays 3:30 - 6:30 pm

Runs from June 15 until September 28

VENDORS AND WEEKLY SPECIAL EVENTS SUCH AS TAKE OUT DINNERS, TCBY, COOPERATIVE EXTENSION, CRAFTORS, ETC.

    Location: First United Methodist Church

Thursday August 25, 2016
   10:00 AM Play Time  
    Contact: Gail Brown     kids@voorpl.org
   

The community room is available for free play, all set up with age-appropriate toys. Please feel free to come in and play! (Newborns to 36 months with a caregiver.)

 

    Location: Library Community Room

Friday August 26, 2016
   9:30 AM  -  12:00 PM Friends of The Library Meeting  
    Contact: Sherry Burgoon     stburgoon@aol.com
   

The Friends of the Library monthly meeting.

The public is always welcome!

    Location: Library Community Room

Tuesday August 30, 2016
   10:00 AM  -  7:30 PM ENCORE! Used Book Sale  
    Contact: Patty Miller     patmiller765@gmail.com
   

ENCORE! will be open every Tuesday through September 1st, 10:00 am - 7:30 pm. Be sure to stop in.

The friends of the library will be opening ENCORE!, their used book store, for various dates, times, and events. As most of you know, ENCORE! is located in the small, blue building, in the front parking area at the library.

To do a quick seach on our calendar for sale dates, choose "FOL" in the first drop down search menu, leave the rest of the menus on default and click search.

ENCORE! is made possible by the dedication and determination of the Friends of the Library (FOL). If you are interested  in joining the FOL, please contact Sherry Burgoon at stburgoon@aol.com.

For more information on ENCORE! and the FOL, click here.

    Location: Library Parking Lot
   1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet  
    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 August 31, 2016
   3:30 PM  -  6:30 PM Voorheesville Farmer's Market  
    Contact: Dianne Luci     dluci820@gmail.com
   

VOORHEESVILLE FARMER’S MARKET

Held at the 1st United Methodist Church, 68 Maple Ave., Voorheesville, NY

Wednesdays 3:30 - 6:30 pm

Runs from June 15 until September 28

VENDORS AND WEEKLY SPECIAL EVENTS SUCH AS TAKE OUT DINNERS, TCBY, COOPERATIVE EXTENSION, CRAFTORS, ETC.

    Location: First United Methodist Church

Thursday September 1, 2016
   9:45 AM  -  10:30 AM Babygarten  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorpl.org
   

Stories, rhymes, music and playtime are especially for little ones newborn to 18 months and includes our amazing age-appropriate toy collection. Babygarten gives parents and caregivers an opportunity to bring their babies to a program just for them.  Join Miss Amy for songs, fingerplays and fun! Older siblings are welcome, but the program is geared for babies.

If Voorheesville Schools are closed or delayed by two hours, our morning children’s programs will be cancelled.

    Location: Library Community Room
   10:45 AM  -  11:45 AM Toddler Town  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorheesvillelibrarys.org
   

Getting too old for Babygarten, but feel your child is not quite ready for preschool storytime yet? Sing, dance and play your way on over to an age-appropriate program designed just for your toddler! Short books, flannel boards, and puppets comprise the program.

If Voorheesville Schools are closed or delayed by two hours, our morning children’s programs will be cancelled.

    Location: Library Community Room
   1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies  
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

Norma Rae

(1979)

114 minutes

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Voorheesville Village Quilters  
    Contact: Julie-Ann Fortran   518-765-2837   julieannfortran@gmail.com
   

Please join us for the monthly meeting of the Voorheesville Village Quilters.

    Location: Library Community Room

Saturday September 3, 2016
     Library Closed  
   

In observance of Labor Day, the library will be closed today.


Sunday September 4, 2016
     Library Closed  
   

In observance of Labor Day, the library will be closed today.


Monday September 5, 2016
     Library Closed  
   

In observance of Labor Day, the library will be closed today.


Tuesday September 6, 2016
   10:15 AM Storytime  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorpl.org
   

Theme-based, multi-age level storytimes with an emphasis on early literacy. Books, rhymes, songs, and an art activity comprise the program.  (Ages 2 to 6 with a caregiver.)

    Location: Library Community Room
   1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet  
    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 September 7, 2016
   3:30 PM  -  6:30 PM Voorheesville Farmer's Market  
    Contact: Dianne Luci     dluci820@gmail.com
   

VOORHEESVILLE FARMER’S MARKET

Held at the 1st United Methodist Church, 68 Maple Ave., Voorheesville, NY

Wednesdays 3:30 - 6:30 pm

Runs from June 15 until September 28

VENDORS AND WEEKLY SPECIAL EVENTS SUCH AS TAKE OUT DINNERS, TCBY, COOPERATIVE EXTENSION, CRAFTORS, ETC.

    Location: First United Methodist Church
   6:30 PM  -  8:45 PM Fiction Book Discussion*  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   gail.brown@voorpl.org
   

The fiction book discussion group meets each month to carefully analyze the current selection in a warm and welcoming setting.  The group also eats. 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. 

 

A curmudgeon hides a terrible personal loss beneath a cranky and short-tempered exterior while clashing with new neighbors, a boisterous family whose chattiness and habits lead to unexpected friendship.  

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room

Thursday September 8, 2016
   9:45 AM  -  10:30 AM Babygarten  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorpl.org
   

Stories, rhymes, music and playtime are especially for little ones newborn to 18 months and includes our amazing age-appropriate toy collection. Babygarten gives parents and caregivers an opportunity to bring their babies to a program just for them.  Join Miss Amy for songs, fingerplays and fun! Older siblings are welcome, but the program is geared for babies.

If Voorheesville Schools are closed or delayed by two hours, our morning children’s programs will be cancelled.

    Location: Library Community Room
   10:45 AM  -  11:45 AM Toddler Town  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorheesvillelibrarys.org
   

Getting too old for Babygarten, but feel your child is not quite ready for preschool storytime yet? Sing, dance and play your way on over to an age-appropriate program designed just for your toddler! Short books, flannel boards, and puppets comprise the program.

If Voorheesville Schools are closed or delayed by two hours, our morning children’s programs will be cancelled.

    Location: Library Community Room
   1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies  
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

The Taming of the Shrew

(1967)

122 minutes

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room

Tuesday September 13, 2016
   10:15 AM Storytime  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorpl.org
   

Theme-based, multi-age level storytimes with an emphasis on early literacy. Books, rhymes, songs, and an art activity comprise the program.  (Ages 2 to 6 with a caregiver.)

    Location: Library Community Room
   1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet  
    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
   6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Writing Personal History for Family, Friends and Posterity*  
    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 the 2nd and 4th Tuesday evening from January 12 through May 24.  Limited seats available.

    Location: Library Community Room

Wednesday September 14, 2016
   3:30 PM  -  6:30 PM Voorheesville Farmer's Market  
    Contact: Dianne Luci     dluci820@gmail.com
   

VOORHEESVILLE FARMER’S MARKET

Held at the 1st United Methodist Church, 68 Maple Ave., Voorheesville, NY

Wednesdays 3:30 - 6:30 pm

Runs from June 15 until September 28

VENDORS AND WEEKLY SPECIAL EVENTS SUCH AS TAKE OUT DINNERS, TCBY, COOPERATIVE EXTENSION, CRAFTORS, ETC.

    Location: First United Methodist Church

Thursday September 15, 2016
   9:45 AM  -  10:30 AM Babygarten  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorpl.org
   

Stories, rhymes, music and playtime are especially for little ones newborn to 18 months and includes our amazing age-appropriate toy collection. Babygarten gives parents and caregivers an opportunity to bring their babies to a program just for them.  Join Miss Amy for songs, fingerplays and fun! Older siblings are welcome, but the program is geared for babies.

If Voorheesville Schools are closed or delayed by two hours, our morning children’s programs will be cancelled.

    Location: Library Community Room
   10:45 AM  -  11:45 AM Toddler Town  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorheesvillelibrarys.org
   

Getting too old for Babygarten, but feel your child is not quite ready for preschool storytime yet? Sing, dance and play your way on over to an age-appropriate program designed just for your toddler! Short books, flannel boards, and puppets comprise the program.

If Voorheesville Schools are closed or delayed by two hours, our morning children’s programs will be cancelled.

    Location: Library Community Room
   1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies  
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

From Here to Eternity

(1953)

118 minutes

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
   7:00 PM  -  8:45 PM Philosophers 101  
    Contact: Larry Repant     1repant@nycap.rr.com
   


People with opinions welcome to follow where the conversation leads.  Always seeking talkers.  Very casual.  No homework! (possible email debates)  Drop in or call for info .

    Location: VPL Director's Office

Monday September 19, 2016
   9:00 AM Staff Meeting  
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   lynn.kohler@voorpl.org
    Location: Library Community Room

Tuesday September 20, 2016
   10:15 AM Storytime  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorpl.org
   

Theme-based, multi-age level storytimes with an emphasis on early literacy. Books, rhymes, songs, and an art activity comprise the program.  (Ages 2 to 6 with a caregiver.)

    Location: Library Community Room
   1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet  
    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
   6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Thomas Merton's Unrelenting Journey*  
    Contact: Michele Reilly   765-2791   michele.reilly@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

The Library welcomes Dennis Sullivan for a historical presentation of the life and work of Thomas Merton, a Trappist monk considered by many as the most important spiritual writer of the 20th century.  Dennis' paper, The Courage “To Be That Self One Truly Is”: Thomas Merton's Unrelenting Journey To Recover Paradise On Earth, will be available at the library for prior reading to facilitate discussion.  Please register

    Location: Library Community Room

Wednesday September 21, 2016
   3:30 PM  -  6:30 PM Voorheesville Farmer's Market  
    Contact: Dianne Luci     dluci820@gmail.com
   

VOORHEESVILLE FARMER’S MARKET

Held at the 1st United Methodist Church, 68 Maple Ave., Voorheesville, NY

Wednesdays 3:30 - 6:30 pm

Runs from June 15 until September 28

VENDORS AND WEEKLY SPECIAL EVENTS SUCH AS TAKE OUT DINNERS, TCBY, COOPERATIVE EXTENSION, CRAFTORS, ETC.

    Location: First United Methodist Church
   6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Adult Coloring Book Club*  
    Contact: Tracey Pause   518-765-2791   tracey.pause@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

Join us for our Adult Coloring Book Club. We will provide different coloring sheets with multiple pages to choose from as well as a large selection of colored pencils, markers, and crayons. The library community room will provide a welcoming environment with soothing music to help you relax and enjoy some YOU time. Supplies will be provided but you are welcome to bring your own

    Location: Library Community Room

Thursday September 22, 2016
   9:45 AM  -  10:30 AM Babygarten  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorpl.org
   

Stories, rhymes, music and playtime are especially for little ones newborn to 18 months and includes our amazing age-appropriate toy collection. Babygarten gives parents and caregivers an opportunity to bring their babies to a program just for them.  Join Miss Amy for songs, fingerplays and fun! Older siblings are welcome, but the program is geared for babies.

If Voorheesville Schools are closed or delayed by two hours, our morning children’s programs will be cancelled.

    Location: Library Community Room
   10:45 AM  -  11:45 AM Toddler Town  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorheesvillelibrarys.org
   

Getting too old for Babygarten, but feel your child is not quite ready for preschool storytime yet? Sing, dance and play your way on over to an age-appropriate program designed just for your toddler! Short books, flannel boards, and puppets comprise the program.

If Voorheesville Schools are closed or delayed by two hours, our morning children’s programs will be cancelled.

    Location: Library Community Room
   1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies  
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

The Day of the Jackal

(1973

143 minutes

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room

Friday September 23, 2016
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Friends of The Library Meeting  
    Contact: Sherry Burgoon     stburgoon@aol.com
   

The Friends of the Library monthly meeting.

The public is always welcome!

    Location: Library Community Room

Monday September 26, 2016
   7:00 PM Board of Trustee Meeting  
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Regular Meeting of the Library Board of Trustees

    Location: Library Community Room

Tuesday September 27, 2016
   10:15 AM Storytime  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorpl.org
   

Theme-based, multi-age level storytimes with an emphasis on early literacy. Books, rhymes, songs, and an art activity comprise the program.  (Ages 2 to 6 with a caregiver.)

    Location: Library Community Room
   1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet  
    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
   6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Writing Personal History for Family, Friends and Posterity*  
    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 the 2nd and 4th Tuesday evening from January 12 through May 24.  Limited seats available.

    Location: Library Community Room

Wednesday September 28, 2016
   3:30 PM  -  6:30 PM Voorheesville Farmer's Market  
    Contact: Dianne Luci     dluci820@gmail.com
   

VOORHEESVILLE FARMER’S MARKET

Held at the 1st United Methodist Church, 68 Maple Ave., Voorheesville, NY

Wednesdays 3:30 - 6:30 pm

Runs from June 15 until September 28

VENDORS AND WEEKLY SPECIAL EVENTS SUCH AS TAKE OUT DINNERS, TCBY, COOPERATIVE EXTENSION, CRAFTORS, ETC.

    Location: First United Methodist Church

Thursday September 29, 2016
   1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies  
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

Mr. Deeds Goes to Town

(1936)

115 minutes

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room

Tuesday October 4, 2016
   10:15 AM Storytime  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorpl.org
   

Theme-based, multi-age level storytimes with an emphasis on early literacy. Books, rhymes, songs, and an art activity comprise the program.  (Ages 2 to 6 with a caregiver.)

    Location: Library Community Room
   1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet  
    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 6, 2016
   9:45 AM  -  10:30 AM Babygarten  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorpl.org
   

Stories, rhymes, music and playtime are especially for little ones newborn to 18 months and includes our amazing age-appropriate toy collection. Babygarten gives parents and caregivers an opportunity to bring their babies to a program just for them.  Join Miss Amy for songs, fingerplays and fun! Older siblings are welcome, but the program is geared for babies.

If Voorheesville Schools are closed or delayed by two hours, our morning children’s programs will be cancelled.

    Location: Library Community Room
   10:45 AM  -  11:45 AM Toddler Town  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorheesvillelibrarys.org
   

Getting too old for Babygarten, but feel your child is not quite ready for preschool storytime yet? Sing, dance and play your way on over to an age-appropriate program designed just for your toddler! Short books, flannel boards, and puppets comprise the program.

If Voorheesville Schools are closed or delayed by two hours, our morning children’s programs will be cancelled.

    Location: Library Community Room
   1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies  
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

Raiders of the Lost Ark

(1981)

115 minutes

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Voorheesville Village Quilters  
    Contact: Julie-Ann Fortran   518-765-2837   julieannfortran@gmail.com
   

Please join us for the monthly meeting of the Voorheesville Village Quilters.

    Location: Library Community Room

Monday October 10, 2016
   5:00 PM Library Closes at 5:00 p.m.  
   

In observance of Columbus Day, the library will close at 5:00 p.m.


Tuesday October 11, 2016
   10:15 AM Storytime  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorpl.org
   

Theme-based, multi-age level storytimes with an emphasis on early literacy. Books, rhymes, songs, and an art activity comprise the program.  (Ages 2 to 6 with a caregiver.)

    Location: Library Community Room
   1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet  
    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
   6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Writing Personal History for Family, Friends and Posterity*  
    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 the 2nd and 4th Tuesday evening from January 12 through May 24.  Limited seats available.

    Location: Library Community Room

Thursday October 13, 2016
   9:45 AM  -  10:30 AM Babygarten  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorpl.org
   

Stories, rhymes, music and playtime are especially for little ones newborn to 18 months and includes our amazing age-appropriate toy collection. Babygarten gives parents and caregivers an opportunity to bring their babies to a program just for them.  Join Miss Amy for songs, fingerplays and fun! Older siblings are welcome, but the program is geared for babies.

If Voorheesville Schools are closed or delayed by two hours, our morning children’s programs will be cancelled.

    Location: Library Community Room
   10:45 AM  -  11:45 AM Toddler Town  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorheesvillelibrarys.org
   

Getting too old for Babygarten, but feel your child is not quite ready for preschool storytime yet? Sing, dance and play your way on over to an age-appropriate program designed just for your toddler! Short books, flannel boards, and puppets comprise the program.

If Voorheesville Schools are closed or delayed by two hours, our morning children’s programs will be cancelled.

    Location: Library Community Room
   1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies  
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

Air Force One

(1997)

124 minutes

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
   6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Gluten Free Baking 101*  
    Contact: Tracey Pause   518-765-2791   tracey.pause@voorheesvillelibrary.org
   

What is gluten free cooking?

Despite being born with life-threatening food-allergies, Elizabeth graduated from the Culinary Institute of America. Today Elizabeth develops delicious and creative recipes for the food allergic and gluten-free communities through her site GlutenFreeBaking.com, cooking classes, and regular radio and television appearances. She is the author of three cookbooks: Easy Gluten-Free Baking, How to Cook Gluten-Free, and the World’s Easiest Paleo Baking.

 

    Location: Library Community Room

Monday October 17, 2016
   9:00 AM Staff Meeting  
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   lynn.kohler@voorpl.org
    Location: Library Community Room

Tuesday October 18, 2016
   10:15 AM Storytime  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorpl.org
   

Theme-based, multi-age level storytimes with an emphasis on early literacy. Books, rhymes, songs, and an art activity comprise the program.  (Ages 2 to 6 with a caregiver.)

    Location: Library Community Room
   1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet  
    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 October 19, 2016
   6:00 PM  -  9:00 PM The Things Our Fathers Saw - An Evening with Teacher & Author, Matthew Rozell  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   gail.brown@voorpl.org
   

Matthew Rozell is an award-winning history teacher, author, speaker and blogger on the topic of the most cataclysmic events in the history of mankind - World War II and the Holocaust. Rozell has been featured as the “ABC World News Person of the Week” and has had his work as a teacher filmed for the CBS Evening News, NBC Learn, the Israeli Broadcast Authority, the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, and the New York State United Teachers.

At the height of World War II, LOOK Magazine profiled a small upstate New York community for a series of articles portraying it as the wholesome, patriotic model of life on the home front. Seventy years later, Rozell and his students track down over two dozen veterans residing around "Hometown, USA" who fought the war in the Pacific, from Pearl Harbor to the surrender at Tokyo Bay. They rescue and resurrect firsthand accounts of combat and brotherhood, of captivity and redemption, and the aftermath of a war that left no American community unscathed. The Things Our Fathers Saw contain the stories that the magazine could not tell, from a vanishing generation speaking to America today.

As the founder of the World War II Living History Project, Mr. Rozell and his students recorded the testimony of hundreds from the WWII generation, one person at a time. One of his interviews, and his dogged pursuit thereafter, led to the reuniting of a train transport of Holocaust survivors with their actual American liberators over 60 years later and the discovery of one of the most iconic photographs of the Holocaust.

Books will be available for purchase and signing.

For more on Matthew Rozell, visit his web site at: http://matthewrozell.com/

 


Thursday October 20, 2016
   9:45 AM  -  10:30 AM Babygarten  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorpl.org
   

Stories, rhymes, music and playtime are especially for little ones newborn to 18 months and includes our amazing age-appropriate toy collection. Babygarten gives parents and caregivers an opportunity to bring their babies to a program just for them.  Join Miss Amy for songs, fingerplays and fun! Older siblings are welcome, but the program is geared for babies.

If Voorheesville Schools are closed or delayed by two hours, our morning children’s programs will be cancelled.

    Location: Library Community Room
   10:45 AM  -  11:45 AM Toddler Town  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorheesvillelibrarys.org
   

Getting too old for Babygarten, but feel your child is not quite ready for preschool storytime yet? Sing, dance and play your way on over to an age-appropriate program designed just for your toddler! Short books, flannel boards, and puppets comprise the program.

If Voorheesville Schools are closed or delayed by two hours, our morning children’s programs will be cancelled.

    Location: Library Community Room
   1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies  
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

Road To Morrocco

(1942)

82 minutes

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
   7:00 PM  -  8:45 PM Philosophers 101  
    Contact: Larry Repant     1repant@nycap.rr.com
   


People with opinions welcome to follow where the conversation leads.  Always seeking talkers.  Very casual.  No homework! (possible email debates)  Drop in or call for info .

    Location: VPL Director's Office

Monday October 24, 2016
   7:00 PM Board of Trustee Meeting  
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Regular Meeting of the Library Board of Trustees

    Location: Library Community Room

Tuesday October 25, 2016
   10:15 AM Storytime  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorpl.org
   

Theme-based, multi-age level storytimes with an emphasis on early literacy. Books, rhymes, songs, and an art activity comprise the program.  (Ages 2 to 6 with a caregiver.)

    Location: Library Community Room
   1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet  
    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
   6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Writing Personal History for Family, Friends and Posterity*  
    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 the 2nd and 4th Tuesday evening from January 12 through May 24.  Limited seats available.

    Location: Library Community Room

Thursday October 27, 2016
   9:45 AM  -  10:30 AM Babygarten  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorpl.org
   

Stories, rhymes, music and playtime are especially for little ones newborn to 18 months and includes our amazing age-appropriate toy collection. Babygarten gives parents and caregivers an opportunity to bring their babies to a program just for them.  Join Miss Amy for songs, fingerplays and fun! Older siblings are welcome, but the program is geared for babies.

If Voorheesville Schools are closed or delayed by two hours, our morning children’s programs will be cancelled.

    Location: Library Community Room
   10:45 AM  -  11:45 AM Toddler Town  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorheesvillelibrarys.org
   

Getting too old for Babygarten, but feel your child is not quite ready for preschool storytime yet? Sing, dance and play your way on over to an age-appropriate program designed just for your toddler! Short books, flannel boards, and puppets comprise the program.

If Voorheesville Schools are closed or delayed by two hours, our morning children’s programs will be cancelled.

    Location: Library Community Room
   1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies  
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

Hocus Pocus

(1993)

96 minutes

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room

Friday October 28, 2016
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Friends of The Library Meeting  
    Contact: Sherry Burgoon     stburgoon@aol.com
   

The Friends of the Library monthly meeting.

The public is always welcome!

    Location: Library Community Room

Tuesday November 1, 2016
   10:15 AM Storytime  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorpl.org
   

Theme-based, multi-age level storytimes with an emphasis on early literacy. Books, rhymes, songs, and an art activity comprise the program.  (Ages 2 to 6 with a caregiver.)

    Location: Library Community Room
   1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet  
    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 3, 2016
   9:45 AM  -  10:30 AM Babygarten  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorpl.org
   

Stories, rhymes, music and playtime are especially for little ones newborn to 18 months and includes our amazing age-appropriate toy collection. Babygarten gives parents and caregivers an opportunity to bring their babies to a program just for them.  Join Miss Amy for songs, fingerplays and fun! Older siblings are welcome, but the program is geared for babies.

If Voorheesville Schools are closed or delayed by two hours, our morning children’s programs will be cancelled.

    Location: Library Community Room
   10:45 AM  -  11:45 AM Toddler Town  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorheesvillelibrarys.org
   

Getting too old for Babygarten, but feel your child is not quite ready for preschool storytime yet? Sing, dance and play your way on over to an age-appropriate program designed just for your toddler! Short books, flannel boards, and puppets comprise the program.

If Voorheesville Schools are closed or delayed by two hours, our morning children’s programs will be cancelled.

    Location: Library Community Room
   1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies  
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

Sabrina

(1954)

113 minutes

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Voorheesville Village Quilters  
    Contact: Julie-Ann Fortran   518-765-2837   julieannfortran@gmail.com
   

Please join us for the monthly meeting of the Voorheesville Village Quilters.

    Location: Library Community Room

Tuesday November 8, 2016
   10:15 AM Storytime  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorpl.org
   

Theme-based, multi-age level storytimes with an emphasis on early literacy. Books, rhymes, songs, and an art activity comprise the program.  (Ages 2 to 6 with a caregiver.)

    Location: Library Community Room
   1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet  
    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
   6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Writing Personal History for Family, Friends and Posterity*  
    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 the 2nd and 4th Tuesday evening from January 12 through May 24.  Limited seats available.

    Location: Library Community Room

Thursday November 10, 2016
   9:45 AM  -  10:30 AM Babygarten  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorpl.org
   

Stories, rhymes, music and playtime are especially for little ones newborn to 18 months and includes our amazing age-appropriate toy collection. Babygarten gives parents and caregivers an opportunity to bring their babies to a program just for them.  Join Miss Amy for songs, fingerplays and fun! Older siblings are welcome, but the program is geared for babies.

If Voorheesville Schools are closed or delayed by two hours, our morning children’s programs will be cancelled.

    Location: Library Community Room
   10:45 AM  -  11:45 AM Toddler Town  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorheesvillelibrarys.org
   

Getting too old for Babygarten, but feel your child is not quite ready for preschool storytime yet? Sing, dance and play your way on over to an age-appropriate program designed just for your toddler! Short books, flannel boards, and puppets comprise the program.

If Voorheesville Schools are closed or delayed by two hours, our morning children’s programs will be cancelled.

    Location: Library Community Room
   1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies  
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

Saving Private Ryan

(1998)

169 minutes

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room

Friday November 11, 2016
   5:00 PM Library Closes at 5:00 p.m.  
   

In observance of Veteran's Day, the library will close at 5:00 p.m.


Sunday November 13, 2016
   2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Biblio Crafternoon*  
    Contact: Debbie Sternklar   518765-2791   debbie.sternklar@voorpl.org
   

Join us to upcycle old books into amazing paper projects to give as gifts or keep for yourself.  All supplies provided, just bring your creativity.

Please register

    Location: Library Community Room

Tuesday November 15, 2016
   10:15 AM Storytime  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorpl.org
   

Theme-based, multi-age level storytimes with an emphasis on early literacy. Books, rhymes, songs, and an art activity comprise the program.  (Ages 2 to 6 with a caregiver.)

    Location: Library Community Room
   1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet  
    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 17, 2016
   9:45 AM  -  10:30 AM Babygarten  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorpl.org
   

Stories, rhymes, music and playtime are especially for little ones newborn to 18 months and includes our amazing age-appropriate toy collection. Babygarten gives parents and caregivers an opportunity to bring their babies to a program just for them.  Join Miss Amy for songs, fingerplays and fun! Older siblings are welcome, but the program is geared for babies.

If Voorheesville Schools are closed or delayed by two hours, our morning children’s programs will be cancelled.

    Location: Library Community Room
   10:45 AM  -  11:45 AM Toddler Town  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorheesvillelibrarys.org
   

Getting too old for Babygarten, but feel your child is not quite ready for preschool storytime yet? Sing, dance and play your way on over to an age-appropriate program designed just for your toddler! Short books, flannel boards, and puppets comprise the program.

If Voorheesville Schools are closed or delayed by two hours, our morning children’s programs will be cancelled.

    Location: Library Community Room
   1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies  
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

How To Steal a Million

(1966)

123 minutes

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
   7:00 PM  -  8:45 PM Philosophers 101  
    Contact: Larry Repant     1repant@nycap.rr.com
   


People with opinions welcome to follow where the conversation leads.  Always seeking talkers.  Very casual.  No homework! (possible email debates)  Drop in or call for info .

    Location: VPL Director's Office

Friday November 18, 2016
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Friends of The Library Meeting  
    Contact: Sherry Burgoon     stburgoon@aol.com
   

The Friends of the Library monthly meeting.

The public is always welcome!

    Location: Library Community Room

Tuesday November 22, 2016
   10:15 AM Storytime  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorpl.org
   

Theme-based, multi-age level storytimes with an emphasis on early literacy. Books, rhymes, songs, and an art activity comprise the program.  (Ages 2 to 6 with a caregiver.)

    Location: Library Community Room
   1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet  
    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
   6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Writing Personal History for Family, Friends and Posterity*  
    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 the 2nd and 4th Tuesday evening from January 12 through May 24.  Limited seats available.

    Location: Library Community Room

Wednesday November 23, 2016
     Library Closes at 1:00 PM  
   

In observance of Thanksgiving, the library will be closed today.


Thursday November 24, 2016
     Library Closed  
   

In observance of Thanksgiving, the library will be closed today.


Monday November 28, 2016
   7:00 PM Board of Trustee Meeting  
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Regular Meeting of the Library Board of Trustees

    Location: Library Community Room

Tuesday November 29, 2016
   1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet  
    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 1, 2016
   9:45 AM  -  10:30 AM Babygarten  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorpl.org
   

Stories, rhymes, music and playtime are especially for little ones newborn to 18 months and includes our amazing age-appropriate toy collection. Babygarten gives parents and caregivers an opportunity to bring their babies to a program just for them.  Join Miss Amy for songs, fingerplays and fun! Older siblings are welcome, but the program is geared for babies.

If Voorheesville Schools are closed or delayed by two hours, our morning children’s programs will be cancelled.

    Location: Library Community Room
   10:45 AM  -  11:45 AM Toddler Town  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorheesvillelibrarys.org
   

Getting too old for Babygarten, but feel your child is not quite ready for preschool storytime yet? Sing, dance and play your way on over to an age-appropriate program designed just for your toddler! Short books, flannel boards, and puppets comprise the program.

If Voorheesville Schools are closed or delayed by two hours, our morning children’s programs will be cancelled.

    Location: Library Community Room
   1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies  
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

The Reluctant Astronaut

(1967)

101 minutes

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
   6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Voorheesville Village Quilters  
    Contact: Julie-Ann Fortran   518-765-2837   julieannfortran@gmail.com
   

Please join us for the monthly meeting of the Voorheesville Village Quilters.

    Location: Library Community Room

Tuesday December 6, 2016
   10:15 AM Storytime  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorpl.org
   

Theme-based, multi-age level storytimes with an emphasis on early literacy. Books, rhymes, songs, and an art activity comprise the program.  (Ages 2 to 6 with a caregiver.)

    Location: Library Community Room
   1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet  
    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 8, 2016
   9:45 AM  -  10:30 AM Babygarten  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorpl.org
   

Stories, rhymes, music and playtime are especially for little ones newborn to 18 months and includes our amazing age-appropriate toy collection. Babygarten gives parents and caregivers an opportunity to bring their babies to a program just for them.  Join Miss Amy for songs, fingerplays and fun! Older siblings are welcome, but the program is geared for babies.

If Voorheesville Schools are closed or delayed by two hours, our morning children’s programs will be cancelled.

    Location: Library Community Room
   10:45 AM  -  11:45 AM Toddler Town  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorheesvillelibrarys.org
   

Getting too old for Babygarten, but feel your child is not quite ready for preschool storytime yet? Sing, dance and play your way on over to an age-appropriate program designed just for your toddler! Short books, flannel boards, and puppets comprise the program.

If Voorheesville Schools are closed or delayed by two hours, our morning children’s programs will be cancelled.

    Location: Library Community Room
   1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies  
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

Angels on the Outfield

(1994)

102 minutes

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room

Sunday December 11, 2016
   2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Ugly Sweater Cookie Swap Party*  
    Contact: Tracey Pause   518-765-2791   tracey.pause@voorheesvillelibrary.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 decorate Ugly Sweater Cookies, color ugly sweater coloring pages and much more.

A prize will be given for the ugliest sweater!

Light refreshments will be served. 

    Location: Library Community Room

Monday December 12, 2016
   9:00 AM Staff Meeting  
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   lynn.kohler@voorpl.org
    Location: Library Community Room

Tuesday December 13, 2016
   10:15 AM Storytime  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorpl.org
   

Theme-based, multi-age level storytimes with an emphasis on early literacy. Books, rhymes, songs, and an art activity comprise the program.  (Ages 2 to 6 with a caregiver.)

    Location: Library Community Room
   1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet  
    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
   6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Writing Personal History for Family, Friends and Posterity*  
    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 the 2nd and 4th Tuesday evening from January 12 through May 24.  Limited seats available.

    Location: Library Community Room

Thursday December 15, 2016
   9:45 AM  -  10:30 AM Babygarten  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorpl.org
   

Stories, rhymes, music and playtime are especially for little ones newborn to 18 months and includes our amazing age-appropriate toy collection. Babygarten gives parents and caregivers an opportunity to bring their babies to a program just for them.  Join Miss Amy for songs, fingerplays and fun! Older siblings are welcome, but the program is geared for babies.

If Voorheesville Schools are closed or delayed by two hours, our morning children’s programs will be cancelled.

    Location: Library Community Room
   10:45 AM  -  11:45 AM Toddler Town  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorheesvillelibrarys.org
   

Getting too old for Babygarten, but feel your child is not quite ready for preschool storytime yet? Sing, dance and play your way on over to an age-appropriate program designed just for your toddler! Short books, flannel boards, and puppets comprise the program.

If Voorheesville Schools are closed or delayed by two hours, our morning children’s programs will be cancelled.

    Location: Library Community Room
   1:30 PM Thursday Afternoon at the Movies  
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Now Showing:

To Be Announced

(1967)

123 minutes

 

 

    Location: Library Community Room
   7:00 PM  -  8:45 PM Philosophers 101  
    Contact: Larry Repant     1repant@nycap.rr.com
   


People with opinions welcome to follow where the conversation leads.  Always seeking talkers.  Very casual.  No homework! (possible email debates)  Drop in or call for info .

    Location: VPL Director's Office

Monday December 19, 2016
   7:00 PM Board of Trustee Meeting  
    Contact: Lynn Kohler   765-2791   
   

Regular Meeting of the Library Board of Trustees

    Location: Library Community Room

Tuesday December 20, 2016
   10:15 AM Storytime  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorpl.org
   

Theme-based, multi-age level storytimes with an emphasis on early literacy. Books, rhymes, songs, and an art activity comprise the program.  (Ages 2 to 6 with a caregiver.)

    Location: Library Community Room
   1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet  
    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 22, 2016
   9:45 AM  -  10:30 AM Babygarten  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorpl.org
   

Stories, rhymes, music and playtime are especially for little ones newborn to 18 months and includes our amazing age-appropriate toy collection. Babygarten gives parents and caregivers an opportunity to bring their babies to a program just for them.  Join Miss Amy for songs, fingerplays and fun! Older siblings are welcome, but the program is geared for babies.

If Voorheesville Schools are closed or delayed by two hours, our morning children’s programs will be cancelled.

    Location: Library Community Room
   10:45 AM  -  11:45 AM Toddler Town  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorheesvillelibrarys.org
   

Getting too old for Babygarten, but feel your child is not quite ready for preschool storytime yet? Sing, dance and play your way on over to an age-appropriate program designed just for your toddler! Short books, flannel boards, and puppets comprise the program.

If Voorheesville Schools are closed or delayed by two hours, our morning children’s programs will be cancelled.

    Location: Library Community Room

Saturday December 24, 2016
     Library Closed  
   

In observance of Thanksgiving, the library will be closed today.


Sunday December 25, 2016
     Library Closed  
   

In observance of Christmas, the library will be closed today.


Tuesday December 27, 2016
   10:15 AM Storytime  
    Contact: Gail Brown   765-2791   kids@voorpl.org
   

Theme-based, multi-age level storytimes with an emphasis on early literacy. Books, rhymes, songs, and an art activity comprise the program.  (Ages 2 to 6 with a caregiver.)

    Location: Library Community Room
   1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Nimblefingers Meet  
    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
   6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Writing Personal History for Family, Friends and Posterity*  
    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 the 2nd and 4th Tuesday evening from January 12 through May 24.  Limited seats available.

    Location: Library Community Room

Saturday December 31, 2016
     Library Closes at 1:00 PM  
   

In observance of the New Year, the library will close at 1:00 p.m.


Tuesday January 10, 2017
   6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Writing Personal History for Family, Friends and Posterity*  
    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 the 2nd and 4th Tuesday evening from January 12 through May 24.  Limited seats available.

    Location: Library Community Room

Tuesday January 24, 2017
   6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Writing Personal History for Family, Friends and Posterity*  
    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 the 2nd and 4th Tuesday evening from January 12 through May 24.  Limited seats available.

    Location: Library Community Room

Tuesday February 14, 2017
   6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Writing Personal History for Family, Friends and Posterity*  
    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 the 2nd and 4th Tuesday evening from January 12 through May 24.  Limited seats available.

    Location: Library Community Room

Tuesday February 28, 2017
   6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Writing Personal History for Family, Friends and Posterity*  
    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 the 2nd and 4th Tuesday evening from January 12 through May 24.  Limited seats available.

    Location: Library Community Room

Tuesday March 14, 2017
   6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Writing Personal History for Family, Friends and Posterity*  
    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 the 2nd and 4th Tuesday evening from January 12 through May 24.  Limited seats available.

    Location: Library Community Room

Tuesday March 28, 2017
   6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Writing Personal History for Family, Friends and Posterity*  
    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 the 2nd and 4th Tuesday evening from January 12 through May 24.  Limited seats available.

    Location: Library Community Room

Tuesday April 11, 2017
   6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Writing Personal History for Family, Friends and Posterity*  
    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 the 2nd and 4th Tuesday evening from January 12 through May 24.  Limited seats available.

    Location: Library Community Room

Tuesday April 25, 2017
   6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Writing Personal History for Family, Friends and Posterity*  
    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 the 2nd and 4th Tuesday evening from January 12 through May 24.  Limited seats available.

    Location: Library Community Room

Tuesday May 9, 2017
   6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Writing Personal History for Family, Friends and Posterity*  
    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 the 2nd and 4th Tuesday evening from January 12 through May 24.  Limited seats available.

    Location: Library Community Room

Tuesday May 23, 2017
   6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Writing Personal History for Family, Friends and Posterity*  
    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 the 2nd and 4th Tuesday evening from January 12 through May 24.  Limited seats available.

    Location: Library Community Room

Tuesday June 13, 2017
   6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Writing Personal History for Family, Friends and Posterity*  
    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 the 2nd and 4th Tuesday evening from January 12 through May 24.  Limited seats available.

    Location: Library Community Room

Tuesday June 27, 2017
   6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Writing Personal History for Family, Friends and Posterity*  
    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 the 2nd and 4th Tuesday evening from January 12 through May 24.  Limited seats available.

    Location: Library Community Room

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