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Tuesday October 15, 2019
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BOCES Adult Learning HSE Literacy class(GED Class)
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
CONTACT:  Michael Batira  845-483-3640 x 6107  michael.batira@dcboces.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Market Street Meeting Room (Main Floor)
 
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Toddler Time
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

A story time for two-year-olds featuring books, rhymes, flannel board stories and music.

No registration required.

CONTACT:  Children's Room Service Desk  (845) 485-3445 x3320  youthevents@poklib.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Cavallaro Children's Program Room (Second Floor)
 
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Baby Rhyme and Play Time
10:00 AM - 10:50 AM

Songs, rhymes, finger plays and stories, followed by 30 minutes of play and socialization. For birth to 18 months.

No registration required.

CONTACT:  Youth & Teen Service Desk  (845) 485-3445 x3320  youthevents@poklib.org
LOCATION: Boardman Road - Joba Children's Program Room
 
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Toot & Scoot
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM

Movement and music program featuring songs, instruments, rhymes, and interactive play for Walkers- 5 yrs. old.

No Registration required.

CONTACT:  Youth & Teen Service Desk  (845) 485-3445 x3320  youthevents@poklib.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Children's Room (Second Floor)
 
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Computer Lab
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Receive individualized help addressing your computer-based needs. Specific tasks staff can help with include: learning basic computer skills, creating email accounts, performing job searches, filling out job applications, formatting resumes, filing for unemployment, and creating and editing Microsoft Office documents.

No Registration required.

CONTACT:  Debbie Minnerly  (845) 485-3445 x3380  dminnerly@poklib.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Marcotte Computer Lab (Main Floor)
 
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U.S. Census Bureau
2:00 PM - 7:00 PM
CONTACT:  Luis Ramirez    luis.g.ramirez.vicente@2020census.gov
LOCATION: Adriance - Ground Floor Lobby
 
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Tinkercad 3D Design Workshop
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Creating your own 3D object is very easy. Now that you know the basics of 3D printing, come and learn how to design your own models using Tinkercad.com. Tinkercad is an online 3D design application we will using during the workshop to create a model to print. 

Prerequisite: Introduction to 3D printing services 

An instructor will be in touch via email (or phone) up to 1 week before class. You must reply to retain your seat and receive a handout in the class.

CONTACT:  Debbie Minnerly  (845) 485-3445 x3380  dminnerly@poklib.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Marcotte Computer Lab (Main Floor)
 
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LEGO Club
4:00 PM - 4:45 PM

Bring your imaginations and we'll build from there with LEGO blocks and games. Parents welcome! Grades K-5.

No registration required.

CONTACT:  Youth & Teen Events  (845)485-3445 x3320  youthevents@poklib.org
LOCATION: Boardman Road - Joba Children's Program Room
 
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¡Yo hablo español!/ Spanish club for kids
4:00 PM - 5:15 PM

¿Su hijo/a comprende el español? El enfoque principal es de guiar a los alumnos en conversaciones en español sobre temas culturales, divertidos e interesantes que incluirán juegos activos, cocina, manualidades y música. Además de practicar escritura y ortografía en español. Nuestra idea es que no solo entiendan español, sino que digan ¡Yo hablo español! Dirigido a estudiantes de 1° al 5° grado.

Para inscripciones en la biblioteca comunicarse con Elva Margarita Corbaton al 845-485-3445 ext. 3321 o con Maritza del Razo mdelrazo@gmail.com 

SPANISH CLUB FOR KIDS, GRADES 1-5. CALL ELVA MARGARITA DIRECTLY TO REGISTER AT 845-485-3445 X 3321.

CONTACT:  Elva Corbaton  845-485-3445 X 3321  ecorbaton@poklib.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Staff Room (Third Floor)
 
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Club de Lectura Saludable/ Spanish Bookclub
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Club de Lectura Saludable: véase bien, siéntase bien.

Leemos y compartimos temas de salud, nutrición y bienestar. Entre los participantes, se preparan recetas y se aportan consejos de salud. Conozca sobre salud, alimentación y medicina natural. No requiere inscripción ni compra del libro.

No registration required.

 

CONTACT:  Elva Corbaton  (845) 485-3445 x3321  ecorbaton@poklib.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Staff Room (Third Floor)
 
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Alzheimer's Knowing the Ten Signs
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
CONTACT:  Cody Medina    comedina@alz.org
LOCATION: Boardman Road - Greene Rooms
 
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Canceled tonight-La Guelagetza
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
CONTACT:  Jessica Sherman  845-485-3445 x 3315  jsherman@poklib.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Market Street Meeting Room (Main Floor)
 
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Computer Lab
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Receive individualized help addressing your computer-based needs. Specific tasks staff can help with include: learning basic computer skills, creating email accounts, performing job searches, filling out job applications, formatting resumes, filing for unemployment, and creating and editing Microsoft Office documents.

No Registration required.

CONTACT:  Debbie Minnerly  (845) 485-3445 x3380  dminnerly@poklib.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Marcotte Computer Lab (Main Floor)
 
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Big Read Film Series: Appalachia
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Part I of the PBS documentary series, Appalachia: A History of Mountains and People. This 2009 series explores the natural and human history of the oldest mountains on the planet: Part one is entitled Time and Terrain. Discussion will follow.

CONTACT:  Jewel Ratzlaff  (845)485-3445 x3372  jratzlaff@poklib.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Charwat Meeting Room (Ground Floor)
 
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Staatsburg Literary Book Club
7:00 PM - 8:15 PM

Big Read: open discussion of Burning Bright by Ron Rash.

Library at 70 Old Post Road, Staatsburg

CONTACT:    (845)889-4683  
LOCATION: Staatsburg Library
Wednesday October 16, 2019
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Literacy Connections
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
CONTACT:  Martin J. McNally    mmcnally1945@hotmail.com
LOCATION: Adriance - Market Street Meeting Room (Main Floor)
 
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Job Club
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Support group for job seekers. Meet weekly to explore successful job search strategies, share job leads, and network.

Presented by Dutchess One Stop Career Center.

Registration available for October 9 session only. If you would like to register after that session, contact Rebecca Shafer.

For more information, contact Rebecca Shafer at Dutchess One Stop:
rebecca.shafer@labor.ny.gov
845-249-4618

CONTACT:  Debbie Minnerly  (845) 485-3445 x3380  dminnerly@poklib.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Charwat Meeting Room (Ground Floor)
 
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Baby Rhyme and Play Time
10:00 AM - 10:50 AM

This language enrichment program features songs, rhymes, finger plays and stories, followed by 30 minutes of play and socialization. For birth to 18 months.

No registration required.

CONTACT:  Children's Room Service Desk  (845) 485-3445 x3320  youthevents@poklib.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Cavallaro Children's Program Room (Second Floor)
 
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Walk and Wiggle
10:00 AM - 10:50 AM

This language enrichment program serves as a transitional story time for walkers as they prepare for toddler story times. The program features songs, rhymes, fingerplays, and stories followed by 30 minutes of play and socialization. For children ages 19-24 months.

No registration required.

CONTACT:  Youth & Teen Service Desk  (845) 485-3445 x3320  youthevents@poklib.org
LOCATION: Boardman Road - Joba Children's Program Room
 
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PLC- Preschooler Learning Center Story Time and Guided Play
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Books, flannel board stories and music for children ages 3-5, followed by an hour of guided play in the Discovery Stations.

No Registration required.

CONTACT:  Youth & Teen Service Desk  (845) 485-3445 x3320  youthevents@poklib.org
LOCATION: Adriance - JLP Pre-Schooler Learning Center (Second Floor)
 
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Computer Lab
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Receive individualized help addressing your computer-based needs. Specific tasks staff can help with include: learning basic computer skills, creating email accounts, performing job searches, filling out job applications, formatting resumes, filing for unemployment, and creating and editing Microsoft Office documents.

No Registration required.

CONTACT:  Debbie Minnerly  (845) 485-3445 x3380  dminnerly@poklib.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Marcotte Computer Lab (Main Floor)
 
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Dutchess County Regional Chamber of Commerce Toastmasters
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
CONTACT:  Michael Esposito  (917)-885-2300  michael@accentfg.com
LOCATION: Boardman Road - Greene Rooms
 
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Internet 103
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Learn how to explore the rich and diverse range of information available to you online.  This class will give you tips and tricks to efficiently search the internet using Google.  Visit exciting world landmarks and locations using Google Maps and connect with places and cultures across language barriers using Google translate. 

Prerequisite: Internet 102 or equivalent experience.

An instructor will be in touch via email (or phone) up to 1 week before class. You must reply to retain your seat and receive a handout in the class.

CONTACT:  Debbie Minnerly  (845) 485-3445 x3380  dminnerly@poklib.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Marcotte Computer Lab (Main Floor)
There are 3 spaces available.
 
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Spack Readers
3:15 PM - 5:00 PM

Big Read: open discussion of Burning Bright by Ron Rash...with snacks!

Laura's: Hudson Plaza, 2585 South Road, Poughkeepsie

CONTACT:  Bonnie Fulmer  (845)876-5696  
LOCATION: Laura's Family Restaurant
 
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Dutchess Outreach Fresh Market
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Dutchess Outreach Fresh Market distributes local, farm fresh fruits and vegetables to residents of the City of Poughkeepsie. The Fresh Market will stop weekly on Wednesdays from 3:30 - 4:30 PM at the Adriance Memorial LIbrary - Market Street Entrance. The Fresh Market accepts all forms of payment, including food assistance benefits like SNAP/EBT and WIC Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program Checks from Seniors and Mothers with Infant Children.

CONTACT:  Yvonne Laube  845-485-3445 x 3382  ylaube@poklib.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Market Street Entrance
 
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CANCELLED: Celebration of Lights: Create a parade costume
3:30 PM - 4:45 PM

Parade float and costume creator Andres San Millan will be working with you to create your own costumes out of recycled materials. You will also be given the opportunity to march in the Parade this December!

Ages 10-18

Registration required. Weekly participation preferred. 

CONTACT:  John Torres  845-485-3445  youthevents@poklib.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Cavallaro Children's Program Room (Second Floor)
There are 8 spaces available.
 
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Boy Scout Merit Badge Meeting
5:30 PM - 6:45 PM
CONTACT:  Cheryl Schweiger    cryder119@yahoo.com
LOCATION: Boardman Road - Greene Rooms
 
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Microsoft PowerPoint 101
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Design beginner level presentations.

Prerequisite: basic computer skillsYou must supply a current email address for confirmation purposes when registering.

An instructor will be in touch via email (or phone) up to 1 week before class. You must reply to retain your seat and receive a handout in the class.

CONTACT:  Debbie Minnerly  (845) 485-3445 x3380  dminnerly@poklib.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Marcotte Computer Lab (Main Floor)
 
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Ancient Order of HIbernians
5:45 PM - 9:00 PM
CONTACT:  Enda Ryan    eryan@poklib.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Charwat Meeting Room (Ground Floor)
 
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Cook Book Club Goes to Appalachia
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Big Read: Bring a dish with Appalachian heritage and enjoy the sampling! To register please call or email Tammy. Include your name and what dish you will be bringing. If you are looking for a cookbook to use, here are a few in the library system: The Foxfire Book of Appalachian Cookery Victuals: An Appalachian Journey With Recipes, Cider Beans, Wild Greens, and Dandelion Jelly and More Than Moonshine

CONTACT:  Tammy Myers  845-485-3445 x3409  tmyers@poklib.org
LOCATION: Boardman Road - Greene Rooms
 
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Library Book Discussion
7:00 PM - 8:15 PM

Big Read: open discussion of Burning Bright by Ron Rash.

Library at 1600 Main Street, Pleasant Valley

CONTACT:  Daniela Pulice  (845)635-8460  
LOCATION: Pleasant Valley Free Library
 
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Books and Brew Book Club
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Book: Meddling Kids by Edgar Cantero

NEW LOCATION!

We meet at Blue Collar Brewery located at 40 Cottage Street, Poughkeepsie NY 12601

CONTACT:  Kira Thompson  845-485-3445 x3350  kthompson@poklib.org
LOCATION: Blue Collar Brewery
Thursday October 17, 2019
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Maternal Infant Services Network (healthcare enrollment)
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

MISN is providing assistance for community members who would like to enroll in health insurance through NY State of Health Marketplace. For more information or to make an appointment, please call MISN's toll-free number at 1-800-453-4666.

CONTACT:  Lynda Brady    lbrady@misn-ny.org
LOCATION: Boardman Road - Greene Rooms
 
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BOCES Adult Learning HSE Literacy class(GED Class)
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
CONTACT:  Michael Batira  845-483-3640 x 6107  michael.batira@dcboces.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Market Street Meeting Room (Main Floor)
 
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Toddler Time
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

A story time for two-year olds featuring books, rhymes, flannel board stories and music.

No registration required.

CONTACT:  Youth & Teen Service Desk  (845) 485-3445 x3320  youthevents@poklib.org
LOCATION: Boardman Road - Joba Children's Program Room
 
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Songs & Stories: Bilingual Storytime
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Books, flannel board stories, and music enhanced with Spanish vocabulary for ages 2-5, followed by an
hour of guided play. 

No registration required.

CONTACT:  Youth & Teen Service Desk  (845) 485-3445 x3320  youthevents@poklib.org
LOCATION: Adriance - JLP Pre-Schooler Learning Center (Second Floor)
 
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Big Read Planning Meeting
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Monthly planning meeting with community partners.

CONTACT:  Jewel Ratzlaff  (845)485-3445 x 3372  jratzlaff@poklib.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Greenspan Board Room (Third Floor)
 
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Toot & Scoot
10:40 AM - 11:00 AM

Movement and music program featuring songs, instruments, rhymes, and interactive play for Walkers- 5 yrs.old.

No registration required.

CONTACT:  Youth & Teen Service Desk  (845) 485-3445 x3320  youthevents@poklib.org
LOCATION: Boardman Road - Joba Children's Program Room
 
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Computer Lab
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Receive individualized help addressing your computer-based needs. Specific tasks staff can help with include: learning basic computer skills, creating email accounts, performing job searches, filling out job applications, formatting resumes, filing for unemployment, and creating and editing Microsoft Office documents.

No Registration required.

CONTACT:  Debbie Minnerly  (845) 485-3445 x3380  dminnerly@poklib.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Marcotte Computer Lab (Main Floor)
 
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Literary Luncheon
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

Big Read: open discussion of Burning Bright by Ron Rash.  Bring your lunch.  Please register with Millbrook Library.

Library at 3 Friendly Lane, Millbrook

CONTACT:  Diana Bontecou  (845)677-3611  
LOCATION: Millbrook Library
 
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Computer Lab
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Receive individualized help addressing your computer-based needs. Specific tasks staff can help with include: learning basic computer skills, creating email accounts, performing job searches, filling out job applications, formatting resumes, filing for unemployment, and creating and editing Microsoft Office documents.

No Registration required.

CONTACT:  Debbie Minnerly  (845) 485-3445 x3380  dminnerly@poklib.org
LOCATION: Boardman Road Teen Area
 
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Maternal Infant Services Network (healthcare enrollment)
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

MISN is providing assistance for community members who would like to enroll in health insurance through NY State of Health Marketplace. For more information or to make an appointment, please call MISN's toll-free number at 1-800-453-4666.

CONTACT:  Lynda Brady    lbrady@misn-ny.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Market Street Meeting Room (Main Floor)
 
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Big Read Book Discussion
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Join Big Read Coordinator Jewel Ratzlaff and other community members for a lively discussion of Ron Rash's Burning Bright.

CONTACT:  Jewel Ratzlaff  (845)485-3445 x 3372  jratzlaff@pokblib.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Charwat Meeting Room (Ground Floor)
 
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Milk Jug Monster
4:00 PM - 4:45 PM

Let's get into the Halloween spirit by making our own milk jug monster treat containers! Trick or treat! Are you brave enough to snatch the treats from its mouth? Grades K-5.

Registration required.

CONTACT:  Youth & Teen Service Desk  (845)485-3445 x3320  youthevents@poklib.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Cavallaro Children's Program Room (Second Floor)
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)
 
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Clases de Computación- Spanish Computer Class
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Las clases son gratuitas y se imparten en español. Usted aprenderá las bases para iniciarse en el mundo de la computación y el internet.  Son únicamente para adultos y se recomienda ser puntual. Las clases que a continuación se describen se ofrecerán durante este periodo de otoño. Preferible se inscriba con anticipación, comunicándose al 845-485-3445 x 3321. No se requiere registro. NO CONTAMOS CON CUIDADO DE NIÑOS.

No registration required.

 

CONTACT:  Elva Corbaton  (845) 485-3445 x3321  ecorbaton@poklib.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Marcotte Computer Lab (Main Floor)
 
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Health Matters Series: The Role of Hearing in Quality of Life & Safety
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

The Role of Hearing in Quality of Life & Safety

For national audiology month. Guest presenters Beth Rueckert, Audiology Coordinator and Karla Goddard, Senior Audiologist Specialist with MidHudson Regional Hospital.

 
CONTACT:  Michelle Conrad   845.483.5582  
LOCATION: Boardman Road - Greene Rooms