Wednesday November 14, 2018
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9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Literacy Connections
CONTACT: Martin J. McNally  mmcnally1945@hotmail.com
LOCATION: Adriance - Teen Study Room (Second Floor)
CONTACT:
  Martin J. McNally
  
  mmcnally1945@hotmail.com

LOCATION: Adriance - Teen Study Room (Second Floor)

 
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9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Community Nursery School Visit

Community Nursery School

LOCATION: Boardman Road - Joba Children's Program Room

Community Nursery School

LOCATION: Boardman Road - Joba Children's Program Room

 
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10:00 AM - 10:50 AM
Baby Rhyme and Play Time

This language enrichment program features songs, rhymes, finger plays and stories, followed by 30 minutes of play and socialization. For birth to 23 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)

This language enrichment program features songs, rhymes, finger plays and stories, followed by 30 minutes of play and socialization. For birth to 23 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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10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
PLC- Preschooler Learning Center Story Time and Guided Play

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)

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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11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Computer Lab

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)

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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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Dutchess County Regional Chamber of Commerce Toastmasters
CONTACT: Amodh Nirala  anirala@hotmail.com
LOCATION: Boardman Road - Greene Rooms
CONTACT:
  Amodh Nirala
  
  anirala@hotmail.com

LOCATION: Boardman Road - Greene Rooms

 
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1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Introduction to Selling Online

Interested in selling online but not sure where to begin? Do you like the idea of selling across multiple platforms and marketplaces but not sure which one is right for you?   Come learn about some of the many places to sell online.  This class will introduce you to eBay, Etsy and Amazon and teach you the basics to get started with selling online.

Prerequisite: Internet 101 or equivalent experience. You 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)

Interested in selling online but not sure where to begin? Do you like the idea of selling across multiple platforms and marketplaces but not sure which one is right for you?   Come learn about some of the many places to sell online.  This class will introduce you to eBay, Etsy and Amazon and teach you the basics to get started with selling online.

Prerequisite: Internet 101 or equivalent experience. You 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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4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Big Read Kids' Craft: Chinese Scroll Painting

Celebrate the NEA Big Read with a craft influenced by Chinese culture - Scroll Painting with watercolor and ink. For ages 6-12. Please register.

LaGrange Association Library is located at 488 Freedom Plains Road, Suite 109 in Poughkeepsie.

CONTACT: LaGrange Association Library  (845)452-3141
LOCATION: LaGrange Association Library

Celebrate the NEA Big Read with a craft influenced by Chinese culture - Scroll Painting with watercolor and ink. For ages 6-12. Please register.

LaGrange Association Library is located at 488 Freedom Plains Road, Suite 109 in Poughkeepsie.

CONTACT:
  LaGrange Association Library
  (845)452.3141
  

LOCATION: LaGrange Association Library

 
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5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Microsoft PowerPoint 102

Customize existing presentations with transitions, animations, text boxes and speaker notes. 

Prerequisite: PowerPoint 101 or equivalent experience. You 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)

Customize existing presentations with transitions, animations, text boxes and speaker notes. 

Prerequisite: PowerPoint 101 or equivalent experience. You 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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6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Association for Frontal Temporal Degeneration Support Group
CONTACT: Gail H. Goodman  gail@talkingalternatives.net
LOCATION: Adriance - Market Street Meeting Room (Main Floor)
CONTACT:
  Gail H. Goodman
  
  gail@talkingalternatives.net

LOCATION: Adriance - Market Street Meeting Room (Main Floor)

 
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6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Becoming American: A Documentary Film and Discussion Series on Our Immigration Experience

“Help Wanted? Immigration and Work” looks at the economic side of immigration, chronicling the essential part immigrant labor has played in building America, as well as the conflicted relationship American workers have had with immigrants. [Film: Destination America, Episode 1, The Golden Door.]

CONTACT: Adult Reference  845-485-3445 x3702  adultevents@poklib.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Charwat Meeting Room (Ground Floor)

“Help Wanted? Immigration and Work” looks at the economic side of immigration, chronicling the essential part immigrant labor has played in building America, as well as the conflicted relationship American workers have had with immigrants. [Film: Destination America, Episode 1, The Golden Door.]

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  845.485.3445 x3702
  adultevents@poklib.org

LOCATION: Adriance - Charwat Meeting Room (Ground Floor)

 
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6:45 PM - 8:45 PM
Hudson Valley Soccer Referee Association
CONTACT: Brian Baer
LOCATION: Boardman Road - Greene Rooms
CONTACT:
  Brian Baer
  
  

LOCATION: Boardman Road - Greene Rooms

 
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7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Books and Brew Book Club

Book:  Exit West by Mohsin Hamid 

We meet at King's Court Brewing Company located at 40 Cannon Street (Suite #1) Poughkeepsie, NY 12601

CONTACT: Kira Thompson  485-3445 x3350  kthompson@poklib.org

Book:  Exit West by Mohsin Hamid 

We meet at King's Court Brewing Company located at 40 Cannon Street (Suite #1) Poughkeepsie, NY 12601

CONTACT:
  Kira Thompson
  485.3445 x3350
  kthompson@poklib.org

Thursday November 15, 2018
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9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Big Read: Processing through Painting

Work with an arts educator from The Art Effect to examine emotionally complex passages in the Big Read literature. After discussion, create an abstract painting that reflects the literary landscape. No previous experience necessary. All materials supplied. Registration required.

CONTACT: Jewel Ratzlaff  (845)458-3445 x3372  jratzlaff@poklib.org
LOCATION: Boardman Road - Greene Rooms
There is 1 space available.

Work with an arts educator from The Art Effect to examine emotionally complex passages in the Big Read literature. After discussion, create an abstract painting that reflects the literary landscape. No previous experience necessary. All materials supplied. Registration required.

CONTACT:
  Jewel Ratzlaff
  (845)458.3445 x3372
  jratzlaff@poklib.org

LOCATION: Boardman Road - Greene Rooms

There is 1 space available.

 
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10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Sensory Lab

Sensory and fine motor skills exploration through unique art processes for children ages 18 months to five years old accompanied by an adult caregiver. Dress for mess! No registration required.

CONTACT: Youth & Teen Service Desk  (845) 485-3445 x3320  youthevents@poklib.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Cavallaro Children's Program Room (Second Floor)

Sensory and fine motor skills exploration through unique art processes for children ages 18 months to five years old accompanied by an adult caregiver. Dress for mess! No registration required.

CONTACT:
  Youth & Teen Service Desk
  (845) 485.3445 x3320
  youthevents@poklib.org

LOCATION: Adriance - Cavallaro Children's Program Room (Second Floor)

 
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10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Toddler Time

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

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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10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
NY Connects

NY Connects can work with anyone who needs information, assistance or to explore their options regarding long-term services and supports  – children or adults with disabilities, older adults, family members and caregivers, friends, or neighbors, veterans, and helping professionals.

WILC’s free NY Connects information and referral line, 866-329-9330, is open for business in seven counties in the lower Hudson Valley: Westchester, Putnam, Dutchess, Rockland, Orange, Sullivan, and Ulster.

For more information contact Annette Salas-Moshier, Outreach Specialist, at 914-589-2941 or asalas@wilc.org

No Registration Required

CONTACT: Jessica Sherman  845-485-3445 X 3315  jsherman@poklib.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Ground Floor Lobby

NY Connects can work with anyone who needs information, assistance or to explore their options regarding long-term services and supports  – children or adults with disabilities, older adults, family members and caregivers, friends, or neighbors, veterans, and helping professionals.

WILC’s free NY Connects information and referral line, 866-329-9330, is open for business in seven counties in the lower Hudson Valley: Westchester, Putnam, Dutchess, Rockland, Orange, Sullivan, and Ulster.

For more information contact Annette Salas-Moshier, Outreach Specialist, at 914-589-2941 or asalas@wilc.org

No Registration Required

CONTACT:
  Jessica Sherman
  845.485.3445 X 3315
  jsherman@poklib.org

LOCATION: Adriance - Ground Floor Lobby

 
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10:40 AM - 11:00 AM
Toot & Scoot

Movement and music program featuring songs, instruments, rhymes, and interactive play for children ages 1-5. Space is limited; please register for Monday or Thursday. 

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

Movement and music program featuring songs, instruments, rhymes, and interactive play for children ages 1-5. Space is limited; please register for Monday or Thursday. 

CONTACT:
  Youth & Teen Service Desk
  (845) 485.3445 x3320
  youthevents@poklib.org

LOCATION: Boardman Road - Joba Children's Program Room

 
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11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Computer Lab

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)

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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12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Maternal Infant Services Network (healthcare enrollment)

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 appointment, please call MISN's toll-free number at 1-800-453-4666.

CONTACT: Lynda Brady  lbrady@misn-ny.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Teen Study Room (Second Floor)

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 appointment, please call MISN's toll-free number at 1-800-453-4666.

CONTACT:
  Lynda Brady
  
  lbrady@misn-ny.org

LOCATION: Adriance - Teen Study Room (Second Floor)

 
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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Computer Lab

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

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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1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
PLC Preschooler Learning Center Story Time and Guided Play

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)

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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3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Cornell Cooperative Extension:No Child Left Inside
CONTACT: Danielle Salisbury  845-677-8223 x 138  ds778@cornell.edu
LOCATION: Adriance - Market Street Meeting Room (Main Floor)
CONTACT:
  Danielle Salisbury
  845.677.8223 x 138
  ds778@cornell.edu

LOCATION: Adriance - Market Street Meeting Room (Main Floor)

 
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4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Cinnamon Dough Decorations

Create and personalize cinnamon dough decorations that will make your home look great and smell delicious! Grades K-5.  

CONTACT: Youth & Teen Service Desk  (845)485-3445 x3320  youthevents@poklib.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Cavallaro Children's Program Room (Second Floor)

Create and personalize cinnamon dough decorations that will make your home look great and smell delicious! Grades K-5.  

CONTACT:
  Youth & Teen Service Desk
  (845)485.3445 x3320
  youthevents@poklib.org

LOCATION: Adriance - Cavallaro Children's Program Room (Second Floor)


 
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5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
NEA Big Read Special Needs Book Club

New for this Year's Big Read program is a book club series for individuals with special needs (age 14 and older) and a parent or caregiver.  Meets Thursdays October 18 - November 15.  Read here for more specific information on the Club.  Registration required by calling the Reference Desk at 485-3445 x3702.  Register only the special needs individual.  We will assume a parent or caregiver will accompany the individual.

CONTACT: Reference Desk  (845) 485-3445 x3702  administration@poklib.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Charwat Meeting Room (Ground Floor)

New for this Year's Big Read program is a book club series for individuals with special needs (age 14 and older) and a parent or caregiver.  Meets Thursdays October 18 - November 15.  Read here for more specific information on the Club.  Registration required by calling the Reference Desk at 485-3445 x3702.  Register only the special needs individual.  We will assume a parent or caregiver will accompany the individual.

CONTACT:
  Reference Desk
  (845) 485.3445 x3702
  administration@poklib.org

LOCATION: Adriance - Charwat Meeting Room (Ground Floor)

 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Clases de Computación- Spanish Computer Class

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 registration required.

 

CONTACT: Elva Corbaton  (845) 485-3445 x3321  ecorbaton@poklib.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Marcotte Computer Lab (Main Floor)

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 registration required.

 

CONTACT:
  Elva Corbaton
  (845) 485.3445 x3321
  ecorbaton@poklib.org

LOCATION: Adriance - Marcotte Computer Lab (Main Floor)


 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Gay, Lesbian, & Straight Education Network of the Hudson Valley
CONTACT: Christopher Wyble  chris@glsenhudsonvalley.org
LOCATION: Boardman Road - Greene Rooms
CONTACT:
  Christopher Wyble
  
  chris@glsenhudsonvalley.org

LOCATION: Boardman Road - Greene Rooms

 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
40 days for Life
CONTACT: Maureen Haege  mhaege@hahv.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Market Street Meeting Room (Main Floor)
CONTACT:
  Maureen Haege
  
  mhaege@hahv.org

LOCATION: Adriance - Market Street Meeting Room (Main Floor)

 
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7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
An Evening of Poetry

Featuring Kate Hymes followed by open mic.

CONTACT: Adult Reference  845-485-3445 x3702  adultevents@poklib.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Charwat Meeting Room (Ground Floor)

Featuring Kate Hymes followed by open mic.

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  845.485.3445 x3702
  adultevents@poklib.org

LOCATION: Adriance - Charwat Meeting Room (Ground Floor)

Friday November 16, 2018
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
TLC-Toddler Learning Center

A program focused on importance of play featuring toys, books and activities for children ages 18-36 months accompanied by an adult caregiver. No registration required.

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

A program focused on importance of play featuring toys, books and activities for children ages 18-36 months accompanied by an adult caregiver. 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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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Stitch Your Heart Out

Bring your knitting and/or crocheting projects to the library and share your tricks and tips with others No registration necessary.

CONTACT: Boardman Road Branch  (845) 485-3445 x3400  adultevents@poklib.org
LOCATION: Boardman Road - Greene Rooms

Bring your knitting and/or crocheting projects to the library and share your tricks and tips with others No registration necessary.

CONTACT:
  Boardman Road Branch
  (845) 485.3445 x3400
  adultevents@poklib.org

LOCATION: Boardman Road - Greene Rooms

 
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10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Friends' Holiday Book Sale

The Friends of the Poughkeepsie Public Library District will hold its annual – and popular – Holiday Book Sale from Friday, Nov. 16, 2018 to Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018. 

The Holiday Book Sale will be at the Locust Grove Historic Estate, the Samuel Morse Historic Site, at 2683 South Road in Poughkeepsie. The sale features tens of thousands of gift-quality books in a variety of genres for children, teens and adults priced at $4 or less. A second room full of individually priced vintage items, rare first editions, collectible editions, coffee-table books, and autographed books will also be available for shopping.

The sale is from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 16 and from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 17 and Sunday, Nov. 18. Admission is free.

CONTACT: Yvonne Laube  84548534453382  ylaube@poklib.org
LOCATION: Locust Grove Historic Estate

The Friends of the Poughkeepsie Public Library District will hold its annual – and popular – Holiday Book Sale from Friday, Nov. 16, 2018 to Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018. 

The Holiday Book Sale will be at the Locust Grove Historic Estate, the Samuel Morse Historic Site, at 2683 South Road in Poughkeepsie. The sale features tens of thousands of gift-quality books in a variety of genres for children, teens and adults priced at $4 or less. A second room full of individually priced vintage items, rare first editions, collectible editions, coffee-table books, and autographed books will also be available for shopping.

The sale is from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 16 and from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 17 and Sunday, Nov. 18. Admission is free.

CONTACT:
  Yvonne Laube
  84548534453382
  ylaube@poklib.org

LOCATION: Locust Grove Historic Estate

 
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11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Computer Lab

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)

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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12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Lunch & Learn - Conversational Spanish

Regular practice is the best way to learn a new language. Meet weekly with our experienced instructor to practice Spanish conversation with other language enthusiasts. Participants are welcome to bring a bag lunch to each session. For more information call Jessica Sherman at (845) 485-3445 x 3315 or email jsherman@poklib.org.

No Registration Required. 

CONTACT: Jessica Sherman  845-485-3445 X 3315  jsherman@poklib.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Market Street Meeting Room (Main Floor)

Regular practice is the best way to learn a new language. Meet weekly with our experienced instructor to practice Spanish conversation with other language enthusiasts. Participants are welcome to bring a bag lunch to each session. For more information call Jessica Sherman at (845) 485-3445 x 3315 or email jsherman@poklib.org.

No Registration Required. 

CONTACT:
  Jessica Sherman
  845.485.3445 X 3315
  jsherman@poklib.org

LOCATION: Adriance - Market Street Meeting Room (Main Floor)

 
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3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Virtual Treasures - The Library Branch Without Walls

e-Library services allow you to use the library from anywhere there is an Internet connection. 

This will be a general orientation to the FREE books, magazines, music, film, TV, concerts-- and more-- that you can download and stream from various providers using your PPLD library card.

CONTACT: Adult Services  dweltsch@poklib.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Marcotte Computer Lab (Main Floor)

e-Library services allow you to use the library from anywhere there is an Internet connection. 

This will be a general orientation to the FREE books, magazines, music, film, TV, concerts-- and more-- that you can download and stream from various providers using your PPLD library card.

CONTACT:
  Adult Services
  
  dweltsch@poklib.org

LOCATION: Adriance - Marcotte Computer Lab (Main Floor)


 
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7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Big Read Film Screening: Year of the Dragon

A free screening of the 1985 movie Year of the Dragon starring John Lone and Mickey Rourke. Directed by Michael Cimino.

Hyde Park Library is located at 2 Main Street in Hyde Park.

CONTACT: Hyde Park Library  (845) 229-7791
LOCATION: Hyde Park Library

A free screening of the 1985 movie Year of the Dragon starring John Lone and Mickey Rourke. Directed by Michael Cimino.

Hyde Park Library is located at 2 Main Street in Hyde Park.

CONTACT:
  Hyde Park Library
  (845) 229.7791
  

LOCATION: Hyde Park Library

Saturday November 17, 2018
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10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Girls Who Code

Girls Who Code is back! Each week we will learn computer science fundamentals and build confidence, bravery, and resilience. Join a supportive sisterhood of thousands of girls who code across the US, make friends and have fun!"  For grades 6-12.  Registration required

CONTACT: Youth & Teen Service Desk  (845)485-3445 x3320  youthevents@poklib.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Strba Teen Room (Second Floor)

Girls Who Code is back! Each week we will learn computer science fundamentals and build confidence, bravery, and resilience. Join a supportive sisterhood of thousands of girls who code across the US, make friends and have fun!"  For grades 6-12.  Registration required

CONTACT:
  Youth & Teen Service Desk
  (845)485.3445 x3320
  youthevents@poklib.org

LOCATION: Adriance - Strba Teen Room (Second Floor)

 
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Computer Lab

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)

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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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Pick Up Stitches

Bring your knitting and/or crocheting projects to the library and share your tricks and tips with others. No registration necessary.

CONTACT: Reference Desk  (845) 485-3445 x3702  adultevents@poklib.org
LOCATION: Boardman Road - Joba Children's Program Room

Bring your knitting and/or crocheting projects to the library and share your tricks and tips with others. No registration necessary.

CONTACT:
  Reference Desk
  (845) 485.3445 x3702
  adultevents@poklib.org

LOCATION: Boardman Road - Joba Children's Program Room

 
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10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Write, Write, and Re-Write

Come and bring your works in progress and receive feedback from your peers. All writing genres welcome. Open to adults and young adults. We meet the third Saturday of the month.  No registration required.

CONTACT: Reference Desk  (845) 485-3445 x3702  adultevents@poklib.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Market Street Meeting Room (Main Floor)

Come and bring your works in progress and receive feedback from your peers. All writing genres welcome. Open to adults and young adults. We meet the third Saturday of the month.  No registration required.

CONTACT:
  Reference Desk
  (845) 485.3445 x3702
  adultevents@poklib.org

LOCATION: Adriance - Market Street Meeting Room (Main Floor)

 
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10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friends' Holiday Book Sale

The Friends of the Poughkeepsie Public Library District will hold its annual – and popular – Holiday Book Sale from Friday, Nov. 16, 2018 to Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018.

The Holiday Book Sale will be at the Locust Grove Historic Estate, the Samuel Morse Historic Site, at 2683 South Road in Poughkeepsie. The sale features tens of thousands of gift-quality books in a variety of genres for children, teens and adults priced at $4 or less. A second room full of individually priced vintage items, rare first editions, collectible editions, coffee-table books, and autographed books will also be available for shopping. 

The sale is from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 16 and from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 17 and Sunday, Nov. 18. Admission is free.

CONTACT: Yvonne Laube  84548534453382  ylaube@poklib.org
LOCATION: Locust Grove Historic Estate

The Friends of the Poughkeepsie Public Library District will hold its annual – and popular – Holiday Book Sale from Friday, Nov. 16, 2018 to Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018.

The Holiday Book Sale will be at the Locust Grove Historic Estate, the Samuel Morse Historic Site, at 2683 South Road in Poughkeepsie. The sale features tens of thousands of gift-quality books in a variety of genres for children, teens and adults priced at $4 or less. A second room full of individually priced vintage items, rare first editions, collectible editions, coffee-table books, and autographed books will also be available for shopping. 

The sale is from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 16 and from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 17 and Sunday, Nov. 18. Admission is free.

CONTACT:
  Yvonne Laube
  84548534453382
  ylaube@poklib.org

LOCATION: Locust Grove Historic Estate

 
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10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Healing Strong

Healing Strong helps to connect, support, and educate individuals facing cancer and other diseases with holistic, evidence-based non-toxic therapies.  For adults.

CONTACT: Marcella Jones  718-926-8945  largojones1@gmail.com
LOCATION: Adriance - Charwat Meeting Room (Ground Floor)

Healing Strong helps to connect, support, and educate individuals facing cancer and other diseases with holistic, evidence-based non-toxic therapies.  For adults.

CONTACT:
  Marcella Jones
  718.926.8945
  largojones1@gmail.com

LOCATION: Adriance - Charwat Meeting Room (Ground Floor)

 
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10:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Vida, salud y cocina/ Spanish health and cooking class

Horneando para Acción de Gracias y Navidad

En esta ocasión prepararemos unas ricas recetas que las podrán agregar al menú de estas festividades. El curso se divide en dos sesiones, la primera se trabajarán recetas para Acción de Gracias y en la segunda para Navidad. Esta clase es gratuita y está dirigida únicamente para adultos. El cupo es limitado, se requiere inscripción previa.

(Registration required).

CONTACT: Elva Corbaton  (845) 485-3445 x3321  ecorbaton@poklib.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Staff Room (Third Floor)

Horneando para Acción de Gracias y Navidad

En esta ocasión prepararemos unas ricas recetas que las podrán agregar al menú de estas festividades. El curso se divide en dos sesiones, la primera se trabajarán recetas para Acción de Gracias y en la segunda para Navidad. Esta clase es gratuita y está dirigida únicamente para adultos. El cupo es limitado, se requiere inscripción previa.

(Registration required).

CONTACT:
  Elva Corbaton
  (845) 485.3445 x3321
  ecorbaton@poklib.org

LOCATION: Adriance - Staff Room (Third Floor)


 
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1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Introduction to Google Drive & Docs

Learn the basics of sharing and collaborating with free Google Docs. Google Docs includes Docs (word processing), Sheets (spreadsheets) and Slides (presentations).

Prerequisite: Internet 101 or equivalent. You 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)

Learn the basics of sharing and collaborating with free Google Docs. Google Docs includes Docs (word processing), Sheets (spreadsheets) and Slides (presentations).

Prerequisite: Internet 101 or equivalent. You 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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2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Big Read Closing Event

Recap the past five weeks, honor our participating Book Discussion Groups, enjoy a performance form students of the Mid-Hudson Chinese Language Center, and announce next year's Big Read book selection!  Don't miss it!

CONTACT: Jewel Ratzlaff  (845)485-3445 x3372  jratzlaff@poklib.org
LOCATION: Boardman Road - Greene Rooms

Recap the past five weeks, honor our participating Book Discussion Groups, enjoy a performance form students of the Mid-Hudson Chinese Language Center, and announce next year's Big Read book selection!  Don't miss it!

CONTACT:
  Jewel Ratzlaff
  (845)485.3445 x3372
  jratzlaff@poklib.org

LOCATION: Boardman Road - Greene Rooms

 
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8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Big Read: The Silk Road Concert

The Hudson Valley Philharmonic’s concert features Asian influences in Stravinsky’s Song of the Nightingale and Bartok’s Miraculous Mandarin Suite. The program also includes Stringendo’s Vivace Orchestra and Kinan Azmeh, clarinetist with the Silk Road Ensemble. Pre-concert talk by Maestro Randall Craig Fleischer begins at 7 pm. Tickets are available at the Bardavon Box Office or online at www.bardavon.org/box-office/


 

CONTACT: Jewel Ratzlaff  (845)485-3445 x3372  jratzlaff@poklib.org
LOCATION: Bardavon 1869 Opera House

The Hudson Valley Philharmonic’s concert features Asian influences in Stravinsky’s Song of the Nightingale and Bartok’s Miraculous Mandarin Suite. The program also includes Stringendo’s Vivace Orchestra and Kinan Azmeh, clarinetist with the Silk Road Ensemble. Pre-concert talk by Maestro Randall Craig Fleischer begins at 7 pm. Tickets are available at the Bardavon Box Office or online at www.bardavon.org/box-office/


 

CONTACT:
  Jewel Ratzlaff
  (845)485.3445 x3372
  jratzlaff@poklib.org

LOCATION: Bardavon 1869 Opera House

Sunday November 18, 2018
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10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friends' Holiday Book Sale

The Friends of the Poughkeepsie Public Library District will hold its annual – and popular – Holiday Book Sale from Friday, Nov. 16, 2018 to Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018.

The Holiday Book Sale will be at the Locust Grove Historic Estate, the Samuel Morse Historic Site, at 2683 South Road in Poughkeepsie. The sale features tens of thousands of gift-quality books in a variety of genres for children, teens and adults priced at $4 or less. A second room full of individually priced vintage items, rare first editions, collectible editions, coffee-table books, and autographed books will also be available for shopping. 

The sale is from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 16 and from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 17 and Sunday, Nov. 18. Admission is free.

CONTACT: Yvonne Laube  84548534453382  ylaube@poklib.org
LOCATION: Locust Grove Historic Estate

The Friends of the Poughkeepsie Public Library District will hold its annual – and popular – Holiday Book Sale from Friday, Nov. 16, 2018 to Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018.

The Holiday Book Sale will be at the Locust Grove Historic Estate, the Samuel Morse Historic Site, at 2683 South Road in Poughkeepsie. The sale features tens of thousands of gift-quality books in a variety of genres for children, teens and adults priced at $4 or less. A second room full of individually priced vintage items, rare first editions, collectible editions, coffee-table books, and autographed books will also be available for shopping. 

The sale is from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 16 and from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 17 and Sunday, Nov. 18. Admission is free.

CONTACT:
  Yvonne Laube
  84548534453382
  ylaube@poklib.org

LOCATION: Locust Grove Historic Estate

 
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3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Art Reception: Meet Artist Emma Crawford
CONTACT: Jewel Ratzlaff  (845)485-3445 x3372  jratzlaff@poklib.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Wojtecki Rotunda Gallery
CONTACT:
  Jewel Ratzlaff
  (845)485.3445 x3372
  jratzlaff@poklib.org

LOCATION: Adriance - Wojtecki Rotunda Gallery

Monday November 19, 2018
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10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Preschool Story Time

 Stories, songs, action rhymes, and a small craft for 3-5 year olds. Parents and siblings welcome. No registration required.

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

 Stories, songs, action rhymes, and a small craft for 3-5 year olds. Parents and siblings welcome. 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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10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
PLC- Preschooler Learning Center Story Time and Guided Play

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)

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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10:40 AM - 11:00 AM
Toot & Scoot

Movement and music program featuring songs, instruments, rhymes, and interactive play for children ages 1-5. Space is limited; please register for Monday or Thursday. Registration is for 11 week session. CLASS IS FULL.

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

Movement and music program featuring songs, instruments, rhymes, and interactive play for children ages 1-5. Space is limited; please register for Monday or Thursday. Registration is for 11 week session. CLASS IS FULL.

CONTACT:
  Youth & Teen Service Desk
  (845) 485.3445 x3320
  youthevents@poklib.org

LOCATION: Boardman Road - Joba Children's Program Room


 
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11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Computer Lab

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)

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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1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Introduction to Ancestry.com

Learn about all this popular database has to offer people doing genealogical research.

Prerequisite: Internet 101 or equivalent experience. You 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)
There are 2 spaces available.

Learn about all this popular database has to offer people doing genealogical research.

Prerequisite: Internet 101 or equivalent experience. You 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)

There are 2 spaces available.

 
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3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Board Game Mondays @ Your Library

Bring a friend and play board games like Scrabble, Mah Jongg, even cards!  No registration necessary. 

CONTACT: Reference Desk  (845) 485-3445 x3702  adultevents@poklib.org
LOCATION: Boardman Road - Greene Rooms

Bring a friend and play board games like Scrabble, Mah Jongg, even cards!  No registration necessary. 

CONTACT:
  Reference Desk
  (845) 485.3445 x3702
  adultevents@poklib.org

LOCATION: Boardman Road - Greene Rooms

 
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3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Connecting to Better Health

Yvette Ramirez, HRHCare community liaison worker, will provide assistance and insurance registration, offer help with paperwork, and schedule appointments for the HRHCare sites in Poughkeepsie. 

Yvette Ramirez, trabajadora de enlace con la comunidad de HRHCare, estará aquí proporcionando inscripción de seguros y asistencia, ofreciendo ayuda con el papeleo, programación de citas en los sitios de HRHCare en Poughkeepsie. 

For more information call Jessica Sherman at (845) 485-3445 x 3315 or email jsherman@poklib.org

No Registration Required

CONTACT: Jessica Sherman  845-485-3445 X 3315  jsherman@poklib.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Ground Floor Lobby

Yvette Ramirez, HRHCare community liaison worker, will provide assistance and insurance registration, offer help with paperwork, and schedule appointments for the HRHCare sites in Poughkeepsie. 

Yvette Ramirez, trabajadora de enlace con la comunidad de HRHCare, estará aquí proporcionando inscripción de seguros y asistencia, ofreciendo ayuda con el papeleo, programación de citas en los sitios de HRHCare en Poughkeepsie. 

For more information call Jessica Sherman at (845) 485-3445 x 3315 or email jsherman@poklib.org

No Registration Required

CONTACT:
  Jessica Sherman
  845.485.3445 X 3315
  jsherman@poklib.org

LOCATION: Adriance - Ground Floor Lobby

 
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3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Haciendo Lazos de Amistad - Bilingual knitting and crafting program

Venga y aprenda conocimientos básicos de tejido con gancho o agujas y costura a mano. Si es principiante o si ya tiene conocimientos, le invitamos a reunirse y hacer lazos de amistad con nosotros. Enseñamos diferentes proyectos dependiendo de la temporada. Abierto para personas de 10 años de edad en adelante. Todos los menores de edad requieren estar acompañados de un adulto que este a su cuidado.?

No requiere inscripción. (No registration required).

CONTACT: Elva Corbaton  (845) 485-3445 x3321  ecorbaton@poklib.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Charwat Meeting Room (Ground Floor)

Venga y aprenda conocimientos básicos de tejido con gancho o agujas y costura a mano. Si es principiante o si ya tiene conocimientos, le invitamos a reunirse y hacer lazos de amistad con nosotros. Enseñamos diferentes proyectos dependiendo de la temporada. Abierto para personas de 10 años de edad en adelante. Todos los menores de edad requieren estar acompañados de un adulto que este a su cuidado.?

No requiere inscripción. (No registration required).

CONTACT:
  Elva Corbaton
  (845) 485.3445 x3321
  ecorbaton@poklib.org

LOCATION: Adriance - Charwat Meeting Room (Ground Floor)

 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
ESL Classes/ Clases de Inglés

Learn English at the library! Literacy Connections will help you learn and practice English. Classes are held in the Charwat Meeting room (Ground Floor),  the Teen Study Room (2nd floor), the Market Street Meeting room on the Main Floor and the Reading Bay (3rd Floor). All levels welcome. To register, please call Literacy Connections on Tuesdays, Wednesdays or Thursdays at (845) 452-8670 or sign up in person on Mondays between 5:30- 6 pm at the Charwat Meeting room on the ground floor.

CONTACT: Laura Lane  (845) 452-8670  lmlane@literacyconnections.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Charwat Meeting Room (Ground Floor)

Learn English at the library! Literacy Connections will help you learn and practice English. Classes are held in the Charwat Meeting room (Ground Floor),  the Teen Study Room (2nd floor), the Market Street Meeting room on the Main Floor and the Reading Bay (3rd Floor). All levels welcome. To register, please call Literacy Connections on Tuesdays, Wednesdays or Thursdays at (845) 452-8670 or sign up in person on Mondays between 5:30- 6 pm at the Charwat Meeting room on the ground floor.

CONTACT:
  Laura Lane
  (845) 452.8670
  lmlane@literacyconnections.org 

LOCATION: Adriance - Charwat Meeting Room (Ground Floor)

 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Laboratorio de cómputo en español/ Spanish Computer Lab

En este espacio de laboratorio tiene acceso a una computadora con conexión a internet para practicar sus conocimientos y aprender otros, consultar información en internet, llenar documentos en línea, o cualquiera que sea su necesidad en la computadora, tableta o teléfono celular. O bien, lo apoyamos en el llenado de documentos por escrito. Puede hacer uso de nuestras computadoras o traer su propia computadora. Un instructor bilingüe está disponible para consultas. 

No requiere inscripción. No Registration required.

CONTACT: Elva Corbaton   (845) 485-3445 x3321  ecorbaton@poklib.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Marcotte Computer Lab (Main Floor)

En este espacio de laboratorio tiene acceso a una computadora con conexión a internet para practicar sus conocimientos y aprender otros, consultar información en internet, llenar documentos en línea, o cualquiera que sea su necesidad en la computadora, tableta o teléfono celular. O bien, lo apoyamos en el llenado de documentos por escrito. Puede hacer uso de nuestras computadoras o traer su propia computadora. Un instructor bilingüe está disponible para consultas. 

No requiere inscripción. No Registration required.

CONTACT:
  Elva Corbaton 
  (845) 485.3445 x3321
  ecorbaton@poklib.org

LOCATION: Adriance - Marcotte Computer Lab (Main Floor)

 
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7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Great Decisions: Russia's Foreign Policy
CONTACT: Reference Desk  845-485-3445 x3702  adultevents@poklib.org
LOCATION: Boardman Road - Greene Rooms
CONTACT:
  Reference Desk
  845.485.3445 x3702
  adultevents@poklib.org

LOCATION: Boardman Road - Greene Rooms

Tuesday November 20, 2018
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9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Computación práctica/ Spanish Practical Computing

En este espacio de laboratorio tiene acceso a una computadora con conexión a internet para practicar sus conocimientos y aprender otros, consultar información en internet, llenar documentos en línea, o cualquiera que sea su necesidad en la computadora, tableta o teléfono celular. O bien, lo apoyamos en el llenado de documentos por escrito. Puede hacer uso de nuestras computadoras o traer su propia computadora. Un instructor bilingüe está disponible para consultas. 

No requiere inscripción. No Registration required.

CONTACT: Elva Corbaton   (845) 485-3445 x3321  ecorbaton@poklib.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Marcotte Computer Lab (Main Floor)

En este espacio de laboratorio tiene acceso a una computadora con conexión a internet para practicar sus conocimientos y aprender otros, consultar información en internet, llenar documentos en línea, o cualquiera que sea su necesidad en la computadora, tableta o teléfono celular. O bien, lo apoyamos en el llenado de documentos por escrito. Puede hacer uso de nuestras computadoras o traer su propia computadora. Un instructor bilingüe está disponible para consultas. 

No requiere inscripción. No Registration required.

CONTACT:
  Elva Corbaton 
  (845) 485.3445 x3321
  ecorbaton@poklib.org

LOCATION: Adriance - Marcotte Computer Lab (Main Floor)

 
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10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Toddler Time

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)

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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10:00 AM - 10:50 AM
Baby Rhyme and Play Time

Songs, rhymes, finger plays and stories, followed by 30 minutes of play and socialization. For birth to 23 months. No registration required.

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

Songs, rhymes, finger plays and stories, followed by 30 minutes of play and socialization. For birth to 23 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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10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Toot & Scoot

Movement and music program featuring songs, instruments, rhymes, and interactive play. Ages 1-5.  No Registration required.

CONTACT: Youth & Teen Service Desk  (845) 485-3445 x3320  youthevents@poklib.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Children's Room Story Nook (Second Floor)

Movement and music program featuring songs, instruments, rhymes, and interactive play. Ages 1-5.  No Registration required.

CONTACT:
  Youth & Teen Service Desk
  (845) 485.3445 x3320
  youthevents@poklib.org

LOCATION: Adriance - Children's Room Story Nook (Second Floor)

 
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11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Computer Lab

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)

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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12:30 PM - 8:00 PM
American Red Cross Blood Drive

There is currently a critical need for blood. Children with cancer, trauma patients and  those undegoing treatments for sickle cell anemia are among the countless patients who depend on blood. Contact Scott Davis for further details. Blood drive at the library from 2-7 pm. Walk ins welcome! If you would like to schedule an appointment please visit www.redcrossblood.org or call 1-800-REDCROSS. Come donate and save a life! 

CONTACT: Scott Davis  scott.davis@redcross.org
LOCATION: Boardman Road Branch Library

There is currently a critical need for blood. Children with cancer, trauma patients and  those undegoing treatments for sickle cell anemia are among the countless patients who depend on blood. Contact Scott Davis for further details. Blood drive at the library from 2-7 pm. Walk ins welcome! If you would like to schedule an appointment please visit www.redcrossblood.org or call 1-800-REDCROSS. Come donate and save a life! 

CONTACT:
  Scott Davis
  
  scott.davis@redcross.org

LOCATION: Boardman Road Branch Library

 
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1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
BLC-Bilingual Learning Center

Books, flannel board stories and music enhanced with Spanish vocabulary for children ages 3-5, followed by an hour of guided play in the Discovery Stations. No registration required.

Libros, historias en la pizarra de fieltro y música con la introducción de vocabulario en español para niños de 3 a 5 años, seguido de una hora de juego didáctico guiado.

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

Books, flannel board stories and music enhanced with Spanish vocabulary for children ages 3-5, followed by an hour of guided play in the Discovery Stations. No registration required.

Libros, historias en la pizarra de fieltro y música con la introducción de vocabulario en español para niños de 3 a 5 años, seguido de una hora de juego didáctico guiado.

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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3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Cornell Cooperative Extension:No Child Left Inside
CONTACT: Danielle Salisbury  845-677-8223 x 138  ds778@cornell.edu
LOCATION: Adriance - Market Street Meeting Room (Main Floor)
CONTACT:
  Danielle Salisbury
  845.677.8223 x 138
  ds778@cornell.edu

LOCATION: Adriance - Market Street Meeting Room (Main Floor)

 
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4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Cardboard Automata

Learn about and explore simple machine elements while creating a mechanical sculpture. Grades 3-8.

CONTACT: Youth & Teen Service Desk  (845)485-3445 x3320  youthevents@poklib.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Cavallaro Children's Program Room (Second Floor)
There are 12 spaces available.

Learn about and explore simple machine elements while creating a mechanical sculpture. Grades 3-8.

CONTACT:
  Youth & Teen Service Desk
  (845)485.3445 x3320
  youthevents@poklib.org

LOCATION: Adriance - Cavallaro Children's Program Room (Second Floor)

There are 12 spaces available.

 
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4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
LEGO Club

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  youth;
LOCATION: Boardman Road - Joba Children's Program Room

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
  youth;

LOCATION: Boardman Road - Joba Children's Program Room

 
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4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
La Plaza del Aprendizaje/Catholic Charities
CONTACT: Elva Corbaton  845-485-3445 x3321  ecorbaton@poklib.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Charwat Meeting Room (Ground Floor)
CONTACT:
  Elva Corbaton
  845.485.3445 x3321
  ecorbaton@poklib.org

LOCATION: Adriance - Charwat Meeting Room (Ground Floor)

 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Computer Lab

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)

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)

Wednesday November 21, 2018
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9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Literacy Connections
CONTACT: Martin J. McNally  mmcnally1945@hotmail.com
LOCATION: Adriance - Teen Study Room (Second Floor)
CONTACT:
  Martin J. McNally
  
  mmcnally1945@hotmail.com

LOCATION: Adriance - Teen Study Room (Second Floor)

 
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10:00 AM - 10:50 AM
Baby Rhyme and Play Time

This language enrichment program features songs, rhymes, finger plays and stories, followed by 30 minutes of play and socialization. For birth to 23 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)

This language enrichment program features songs, rhymes, finger plays and stories, followed by 30 minutes of play and socialization. For birth to 23 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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10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
PLC- Preschooler Learning Center Story Time and Guided Play

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)

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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11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Computer Lab

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)

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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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Dutchess County Regional Chamber of Commerce Toastmasters
CONTACT: Amodh Nirala  anirala@hotmail.com
LOCATION: Boardman Road - Greene Rooms
CONTACT:
  Amodh Nirala
  
  anirala@hotmail.com

LOCATION: Boardman Road - Greene Rooms

Thursday November 22, 2018
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Library District Closed
Friday November 23, 2018
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Library District Closed
Saturday November 24, 2018
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10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Genealogy Dig

Learn what is available in the PPLD collections and databases to help you trace your family tree.

Get an overview of the best of the Web in addition to our own subscription databases, Ancestry.com and HeritageQuest.

There will also be a brief tour of our Genealogy collection--in the next room.

CONTACT: Adult Services  dweltsch@poklib.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Marcotte Computer Lab (Main Floor)

Learn what is available in the PPLD collections and databases to help you trace your family tree.

Get an overview of the best of the Web in addition to our own subscription databases, Ancestry.com and HeritageQuest.

There will also be a brief tour of our Genealogy collection--in the next room.

CONTACT:
  Adult Services
  
  dweltsch@poklib.org

LOCATION: Adriance - Marcotte Computer Lab (Main Floor)


 
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Pick Up Stitches

Bring your knitting and/or crocheting projects to the library and share your tricks and tips with others. No registration necessary.

CONTACT: Reference Desk  (845) 485-3445 x3702  adultevents@poklib.org
LOCATION: Boardman Road - Joba Children's Program Room

Bring your knitting and/or crocheting projects to the library and share your tricks and tips with others. No registration necessary.

CONTACT:
  Reference Desk
  (845) 485.3445 x3702
  adultevents@poklib.org

LOCATION: Boardman Road - Joba Children's Program Room

Monday November 26, 2018
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10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Preschool Story Time

 Stories, songs, action rhymes, and a small craft for 3-5 year olds. Parents and siblings welcome. No registration required.

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

 Stories, songs, action rhymes, and a small craft for 3-5 year olds. Parents and siblings welcome. 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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10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
PLC- Preschooler Learning Center Story Time and Guided Play

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)

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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10:40 AM - 11:00 AM
Toot & Scoot

Movement and music program featuring songs, instruments, rhymes, and interactive play for children ages 1-5. Space is limited; please register for Monday or Thursday. Registration is for 11 week session. CLASS IS FULL.

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

Movement and music program featuring songs, instruments, rhymes, and interactive play for children ages 1-5. Space is limited; please register for Monday or Thursday. Registration is for 11 week session. CLASS IS FULL.

CONTACT:
  Youth & Teen Service Desk
  (845) 485.3445 x3320
  youthevents@poklib.org

LOCATION: Boardman Road - Joba Children's Program Room


 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Mystery Mondays Book Discussion

Discussions are led by Eleanor Charwat and Suzanne Christensen.

CONTACT: Suzanne Christensen  (845)485-3445 x3422  ntchristensen@netzero.net
LOCATION: Boardman Road - Greene Rooms

Discussions are led by Eleanor Charwat and Suzanne Christensen.

CONTACT:
  Suzanne Christensen
  (845)485.3445 x3422
  ntchristensen@netzero.net

LOCATION: Boardman Road - Greene Rooms

 
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11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Computer Lab

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)

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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1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Microsoft Access 101

Work with tables, add and sort records, create a data entry form, run a query and create a report.

Prerequisite: basic computer skills. You 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)

Work with tables, add and sort records, create a data entry form, run a query and create a report.

Prerequisite: basic computer skills. You 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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3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Board Game Mondays @ Your Library

Bring a friend and play board games like Scrabble, Mah Jongg, even cards!  No registration necessary. 

CONTACT: Reference Desk  (845) 485-3445 x3702  adultevents@poklib.org
LOCATION: Boardman Road - Greene Rooms

Bring a friend and play board games like Scrabble, Mah Jongg, even cards!  No registration necessary. 

CONTACT:
  Reference Desk
  (845) 485.3445 x3702
  adultevents@poklib.org

LOCATION: Boardman Road - Greene Rooms

 
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3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Haciendo Lazos de Amistad - Bilingual knitting and crafting program

Venga y aprenda conocimientos básicos de tejido con gancho o agujas y costura a mano. Si es principiante o si ya tiene conocimientos, le invitamos a reunirse y hacer lazos de amistad con nosotros. Enseñamos diferentes proyectos dependiendo de la temporada. Abierto para personas de 10 años de edad en adelante. Todos los menores de edad requieren estar acompañados de un adulto que este a su cuidado.?

No requiere inscripción. (No registration required).

CONTACT: Elva Corbaton  (845) 485-3445 x3321  ecorbaton@poklib.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Charwat Meeting Room (Ground Floor)

Venga y aprenda conocimientos básicos de tejido con gancho o agujas y costura a mano. Si es principiante o si ya tiene conocimientos, le invitamos a reunirse y hacer lazos de amistad con nosotros. Enseñamos diferentes proyectos dependiendo de la temporada. Abierto para personas de 10 años de edad en adelante. Todos los menores de edad requieren estar acompañados de un adulto que este a su cuidado.?

No requiere inscripción. (No registration required).

CONTACT:
  Elva Corbaton
  (845) 485.3445 x3321
  ecorbaton@poklib.org

LOCATION: Adriance - Charwat Meeting Room (Ground Floor)

 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
ESL Classes/ Clases de Inglés

Learn English at the library! Literacy Connections will help you learn and practice English. Classes are held in the Charwat Meeting room (Ground Floor),  the Teen Study Room (2nd floor), the Market Street Meeting room on the Main Floor and the Reading Bay (3rd Floor). All levels welcome. To register, please call Literacy Connections on Tuesdays, Wednesdays or Thursdays at (845) 452-8670 or sign up in person on Mondays between 5:30- 6 pm at the Charwat Meeting room on the ground floor.

CONTACT: Laura Lane  (845) 452-8670  lmlane@literacyconnections.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Charwat Meeting Room (Ground Floor)

Learn English at the library! Literacy Connections will help you learn and practice English. Classes are held in the Charwat Meeting room (Ground Floor),  the Teen Study Room (2nd floor), the Market Street Meeting room on the Main Floor and the Reading Bay (3rd Floor). All levels welcome. To register, please call Literacy Connections on Tuesdays, Wednesdays or Thursdays at (845) 452-8670 or sign up in person on Mondays between 5:30- 6 pm at the Charwat Meeting room on the ground floor.

CONTACT:
  Laura Lane
  (845) 452.8670
  lmlane@literacyconnections.org 

LOCATION: Adriance - Charwat Meeting Room (Ground Floor)

 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Laboratorio de cómputo en español/ Spanish Computer Lab

En este espacio de laboratorio tiene acceso a una computadora con conexión a internet para practicar sus conocimientos y aprender otros, consultar información en internet, llenar documentos en línea, o cualquiera que sea su necesidad en la computadora, tableta o teléfono celular. O bien, lo apoyamos en el llenado de documentos por escrito. Puede hacer uso de nuestras computadoras o traer su propia computadora. Un instructor bilingüe está disponible para consultas. 

No requiere inscripción. No Registration required.

CONTACT: Elva Corbaton   (845) 485-3445 x3321  ecorbaton@poklib.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Marcotte Computer Lab (Main Floor)

En este espacio de laboratorio tiene acceso a una computadora con conexión a internet para practicar sus conocimientos y aprender otros, consultar información en internet, llenar documentos en línea, o cualquiera que sea su necesidad en la computadora, tableta o teléfono celular. O bien, lo apoyamos en el llenado de documentos por escrito. Puede hacer uso de nuestras computadoras o traer su propia computadora. Un instructor bilingüe está disponible para consultas. 

No requiere inscripción. No Registration required.

CONTACT:
  Elva Corbaton 
  (845) 485.3445 x3321
  ecorbaton@poklib.org

LOCATION: Adriance - Marcotte Computer Lab (Main Floor)

 
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7:00 PM - 8:45 PM
7th Art Film Series: Time to Say Goodbye (film screening; captioned)

A lovesick German boy faces the aftermath of his parent's split—and a slice of his manhood—in the laugh-out-loud coming-of-age comedy.  84 minutes; captioned

LOCATION: Boardman Road - Greene Rooms

A lovesick German boy faces the aftermath of his parent's split—and a slice of his manhood—in the laugh-out-loud coming-of-age comedy.  84 minutes; captioned

LOCATION: Boardman Road - Greene Rooms

Tuesday November 27, 2018
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9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Clases de Computación- Spanish Computer Class

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 registration required.

 

CONTACT: Elva Corbaton  (845) 485-3445 x3321  ecorbaton@poklib.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Marcotte Computer Lab (Main Floor)

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 registration required.

 

CONTACT:
  Elva Corbaton
  (845) 485.3445 x3321
  ecorbaton@poklib.org

LOCATION: Adriance - Marcotte Computer Lab (Main Floor)


 
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10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Toddler Time

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)

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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10:00 AM - 10:50 AM
Baby Rhyme and Play Time

Songs, rhymes, finger plays and stories, followed by 30 minutes of play and socialization. For birth to 23 months. No registration required.

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

Songs, rhymes, finger plays and stories, followed by 30 minutes of play and socialization. For birth to 23 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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10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Toot & Scoot

Movement and music program featuring songs, instruments, rhymes, and interactive play. Ages 1-5.  No Registration required.

CONTACT: Youth & Teen Service Desk  (845) 485-3445 x3320  youthevents@poklib.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Children's Room Story Nook (Second Floor)

Movement and music program featuring songs, instruments, rhymes, and interactive play. Ages 1-5.  No Registration required.

CONTACT:
  Youth & Teen Service Desk
  (845) 485.3445 x3320
  youthevents@poklib.org

LOCATION: Adriance - Children's Room Story Nook (Second Floor)

 
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11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Computer Lab

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)

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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1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
BLC-Bilingual Learning Center

Books, flannel board stories and music enhanced with Spanish vocabulary for children ages 3-5, followed by an hour of guided play in the Discovery Stations. No registration required.

Libros, historias en la pizarra de fieltro y música con la introducción de vocabulario en español para niños de 3 a 5 años, seguido de una hora de juego didáctico guiado.

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

Books, flannel board stories and music enhanced with Spanish vocabulary for children ages 3-5, followed by an hour of guided play in the Discovery Stations. No registration required.

Libros, historias en la pizarra de fieltro y música con la introducción de vocabulario en español para niños de 3 a 5 años, seguido de una hora de juego didáctico guiado.

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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3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Cornell Cooperative Extension:No Child Left Inside
CONTACT: Danielle Salisbury  845-677-8223 x 138  ds778@cornell.edu
LOCATION: Adriance - Market Street Meeting Room (Main Floor)
CONTACT:
  Danielle Salisbury
  845.677.8223 x 138
  ds778@cornell.edu

LOCATION: Adriance - Market Street Meeting Room (Main Floor)

 
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3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Project Do Something/Catnip Toys

Earn community service credit by making dog biscuits to donate to the Hudson Valley Animal Rescue & Sanctuary. For Teens, registration required.

 

CONTACT: Youth & Teen Service Desk  (845)485-3445 x3320  youthevents@poklib.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Teen Study Room (Second Floor)
There are 10 spaces available.

Earn community service credit by making dog biscuits to donate to the Hudson Valley Animal Rescue & Sanctuary. For Teens, registration required.

 

CONTACT:
  Youth & Teen Service Desk
  (845)485.3445 x3320
  youthevents@poklib.org

LOCATION: Adriance - Teen Study Room (Second Floor)

There are 10 spaces available.

 
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3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
PC Basics Workshop - Email

Learn how to organize your account, send email messages and attach documents such as your resume and cover letter. We will create a Gmail account in class.

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.

Prerequisite: basic computer skills 

CONTACT: Debbie Minnerly  (845) 485-3445 x3380  dminnerly@poklib.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Marcotte Computer Lab (Main Floor)

Learn how to organize your account, send email messages and attach documents such as your resume and cover letter. We will create a Gmail account in class.

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.

Prerequisite: basic computer skills 

CONTACT:
  Debbie Minnerly
  (845) 485.3445 x3380
  dminnerly@poklib.org

LOCATION: Adriance - Marcotte Computer Lab (Main Floor)


 
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4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
LEGO Club

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  youth;
LOCATION: Boardman Road - Joba Children's Program Room

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
  youth;

LOCATION: Boardman Road - Joba Children's Program Room

 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Computer Lab

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)

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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6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Dutchess County Progressive Action Alliance
CONTACT: Domenica Quackenbush  mydcpaa@gmail.com
LOCATION: Boardman Road - Greene Rooms
CONTACT:
  Domenica Quackenbush
  
  mydcpaa@gmail.com

LOCATION: Boardman Road - Greene Rooms

Wednesday November 28, 2018
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9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Literacy Connections
CONTACT: Martin J. McNally  mmcnally1945@hotmail.com
LOCATION: Adriance - Teen Study Room (Second Floor)
CONTACT:
  Martin J. McNally
  
  mmcnally1945@hotmail.com

LOCATION: Adriance - Teen Study Room (Second Floor)

 
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9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Navigating the Medicare Website

Hands-on training at the Medicare web site to find information about Medicare Prescription Drug Plans and Medicare Advantage Plans. 

Led by volunteers and staff from the Health Insurance Information Counseling and Assistance Program (HIICAP) at Dutchess County Office for the Aging.

CONTACT: Debbie Minnerly  (845) 485-3445 x3380  dminnerly@poklib.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Marcotte Computer Lab (Main Floor)
There are 6 spaces available.

Hands-on training at the Medicare web site to find information about Medicare Prescription Drug Plans and Medicare Advantage Plans. 

Led by volunteers and staff from the Health Insurance Information Counseling and Assistance Program (HIICAP) at Dutchess County Office for the Aging.

CONTACT:
  Debbie Minnerly
  (845) 485.3445 x3380
  dminnerly@poklib.org

LOCATION: Adriance - Marcotte Computer Lab (Main Floor)

There are 6 spaces available.

 
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10:00 AM - 10:50 AM
Baby Rhyme and Play Time

This language enrichment program features songs, rhymes, finger plays and stories, followed by 30 minutes of play and socialization. For birth to 23 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)

This language enrichment program features songs, rhymes, finger plays and stories, followed by 30 minutes of play and socialization. For birth to 23 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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10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
PLC- Preschooler Learning Center Story Time and Guided Play

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)

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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11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Computer Lab

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)

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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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Dutchess County Regional Chamber of Commerce Toastmasters
CONTACT: Amodh Nirala  anirala@hotmail.com
LOCATION: Boardman Road - Greene Rooms
CONTACT:
  Amodh Nirala
  
  anirala@hotmail.com

LOCATION: Boardman Road - Greene Rooms

 
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1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Windows 10

Perform basic work-related tasks, learn the new features and how Windows 10 can work with Cortana and the Microsoft Edge web browser.

Prerequisite: Internet 101 or equivalent experience. You 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)
There are 2 spaces available.

Perform basic work-related tasks, learn the new features and how Windows 10 can work with Cortana and the Microsoft Edge web browser.

Prerequisite: Internet 101 or equivalent experience. You 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)

There are 2 spaces available.

 
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5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Microsoft Word 103

Learn to work with columns, headers & footers and create a table of contents.

Prerequisite--Word 101 & 102 or equivalent experience. You 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)

Learn to work with columns, headers & footers and create a table of contents.

Prerequisite--Word 101 & 102 or equivalent experience. You 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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6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Becoming American: A Documentary Film and Discussion Series on Our Immigration Experience

“Family and Community” explores how family ties and community institutions have played an essential role in successful migration and adaptation to American life. [Film: My American Girls.]

CONTACT: Adult Reference  845-485-3445 x3702  adultevents@poklib.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Charwat Meeting Room (Ground Floor)

“Family and Community” explores how family ties and community institutions have played an essential role in successful migration and adaptation to American life. [Film: My American Girls.]

CONTACT:
  Adult Reference
  845.485.3445 x3702
  adultevents@poklib.org

LOCATION: Adriance - Charwat Meeting Room (Ground Floor)

 
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6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Movie The 15:17 to Paris

PG-13, 1 hr & 35 min.

CONTACT: Boardman Road Branch Library  845-485-3445 x3702  adultevents@poklib.org
LOCATION: Boardman Road - Greene Rooms

PG-13, 1 hr & 35 min.

CONTACT:
  Boardman Road Branch Library
  845.485.3445 x3702
  adultevents@poklib.org

LOCATION: Boardman Road - Greene Rooms

 
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7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
PPLD Board Of Trustees Meeting
CONTACT: Grace Haack  (845) 485-3445 x3306  ghaack@poklib.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Greenspan Board Room (Third Floor)
CONTACT:
  Grace Haack
  (845) 485.3445 x3306
  ghaack@poklib.org

LOCATION: Adriance - Greenspan Board Room (Third Floor)

Thursday November 29, 2018
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9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Maternal Infant Services Network (healthcare enrollment)

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

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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10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Sensory Lab

Sensory and fine motor skills exploration through unique art processes for children ages 18 months to five years old accompanied by an adult caregiver. Dress for mess! No registration required.

CONTACT: Youth & Teen Service Desk  (845) 485-3445 x3320  youthevents@poklib.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Cavallaro Children's Program Room (Second Floor)

Sensory and fine motor skills exploration through unique art processes for children ages 18 months to five years old accompanied by an adult caregiver. Dress for mess! No registration required.

CONTACT:
  Youth & Teen Service Desk
  (845) 485.3445 x3320
  youthevents@poklib.org

LOCATION: Adriance - Cavallaro Children's Program Room (Second Floor)

 
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10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Toddler Time

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

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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10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
American Association of University Women
CONTACT: Ann Pinna  ajpinna@aol.com
LOCATION: Boardman Road - Greene Rooms
CONTACT:
  Ann Pinna
  
  ajpinna@aol.com

LOCATION: Boardman Road - Greene Rooms

 
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10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
WIC Vendor Management
CONTACT: Breanna Spence  bspence@ceoempowers.org
LOCATION: Boardman Road - Greene Rooms
CONTACT:
  Breanna Spence
  
  bspence@ceoempowers.org

LOCATION: Boardman Road - Greene Rooms

 
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10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Big Read Planning Meeting
CONTACT: Jewel Ratzlaff  (845)485-3445 x3372  jratzlaff@poklib.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Greenspan Board Room (Third Floor)
CONTACT:
  Jewel Ratzlaff
  (845)485.3445 x3372
  jratzlaff@poklib.org

LOCATION: Adriance - Greenspan Board Room (Third Floor)

 
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10:40 AM - 11:00 AM
Toot & Scoot

Movement and music program featuring songs, instruments, rhymes, and interactive play for children ages 1-5. Space is limited; please register for Monday or Thursday. 

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

Movement and music program featuring songs, instruments, rhymes, and interactive play for children ages 1-5. Space is limited; please register for Monday or Thursday. 

CONTACT:
  Youth & Teen Service Desk
  (845) 485.3445 x3320
  youthevents@poklib.org

LOCATION: Boardman Road - Joba Children's Program Room

 
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11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Computer Lab

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)

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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12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Maternal Infant Services Network (healthcare enrollment)

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 appointment, please call MISN's toll-free number at 1-800-453-4666.

CONTACT: Lynda Brady  lbrady@misn-ny.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Teen Study Room (Second Floor)

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 appointment, please call MISN's toll-free number at 1-800-453-4666.

CONTACT:
  Lynda Brady
  
  lbrady@misn-ny.org

LOCATION: Adriance - Teen Study Room (Second Floor)

 
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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Computer Lab

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

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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1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
PLC Preschooler Learning Center Story Time and Guided Play

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)

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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3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Cornell Cooperative Extension:No Child Left Inside
CONTACT: Danielle Salisbury  845-677-8223 x 138  ds778@cornell.edu
LOCATION: Adriance - Market Street Meeting Room (Main Floor)
CONTACT:
  Danielle Salisbury
  845.677.8223 x 138
  ds778@cornell.edu

LOCATION: Adriance - Market Street Meeting Room (Main Floor)

 
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3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Big Read Planning Meeting
CONTACT: Jewel Ratzlaff  (845)485-3445 x3372  jratzlaff@poklib.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Greenspan Board Room (Third Floor)
CONTACT:
  Jewel Ratzlaff
  (845)485.3445 x3372
  jratzlaff@poklib.org

LOCATION: Adriance - Greenspan Board Room (Third Floor)

 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Queen City 15 Gallery class

Class for Queen City 15 Gallery members only.

CONTACT: Debbie Minnerly  (845) 485-3445 x3380  dminnerly@poklib.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Marcotte Computer Lab (Main Floor)

Class for Queen City 15 Gallery members only.

CONTACT:
  Debbie Minnerly
  (845) 485.3445 x3380
  dminnerly@poklib.org

LOCATION: Adriance - Marcotte Computer Lab (Main Floor)

 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Pi Workshops/ Programa de Raspberry Pi

For Kids and Adults/ Este taller es para niños y adultos

  • Nov 29: Learn Programming with Scratch. Use Scratch to create a basic animation - control a character on the screen. Programación con lenguaje Scratch. Utilizando el lenguaje Scratch, usted creará animaciones básicas, controlando el personaje en la pantalla.?
  • Dec 6: Program a Traffic Light. Use programming and electronics to engineer a traffic light. Programación de semáforos. Usando una computadora Raspberry Pi, conozca cómo programar las luces de tránsito.?
  • Dec 13: Program a Sonar Distance Sensor. Use programming and electronics to measure the distance from an object to the sensor. Programación de un sensor de sonda a distancia. Aprenda programación de computadoras y electrónica para medir la distancia de un objeto con sensor.
CONTACT: Elva Corbaton  (845) 485-3445 x3321  ecorbaton@poklib.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Charwat Meeting Room (Ground Floor)
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

For Kids and Adults/ Este taller es para niños y adultos

  • Nov 29: Learn Programming with Scratch. Use Scratch to create a basic animation - control a character on the screen. Programación con lenguaje Scratch. Utilizando el lenguaje Scratch, usted creará animaciones básicas, controlando el personaje en la pantalla.?
  • Dec 6: Program a Traffic Light. Use programming and electronics to engineer a traffic light. Programación de semáforos. Usando una computadora Raspberry Pi, conozca cómo programar las luces de tránsito.?
  • Dec 13: Program a Sonar Distance Sensor. Use programming and electronics to measure the distance from an object to the sensor. Programación de un sensor de sonda a distancia. Aprenda programación de computadoras y electrónica para medir la distancia de un objeto con sensor.
CONTACT:
  Elva Corbaton
  (845) 485.3445 x3321
  ecorbaton@poklib.org

LOCATION: Adriance - Charwat Meeting Room (Ground Floor)

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

 
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6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Not Your Mama’s Book Group

Book:  Start Without Me by Joshua Max Feldman  

CONTACT: Tammy Myers  845-485-3445 x3409  adultevents@poklib.org
LOCATION: Boardman Road - Joba Children's Program Room

Book:  Start Without Me by Joshua Max Feldman  

CONTACT:
  Tammy Myers
  845.485.3445 x3409
  adultevents@poklib.org

LOCATION: Boardman Road - Joba Children's Program Room

 
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7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Latino Democrats of Dutchess County
CONTACT: Anibal R. Garcia  anibal@idodc.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Market Street Meeting Room (Main Floor)
CONTACT:
  Anibal R. Garcia
  
  anibal@idodc.org

LOCATION: Adriance - Market Street Meeting Room (Main Floor)

Friday November 30, 2018
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
TLC-Toddler Learning Center

A program focused on importance of play featuring toys, books and activities for children ages 18-36 months accompanied by an adult caregiver. No registration required.

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

A program focused on importance of play featuring toys, books and activities for children ages 18-36 months accompanied by an adult caregiver. 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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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Stitch Your Heart Out

Bring your knitting and/or crocheting projects to the library and share your tricks and tips with others No registration necessary.

CONTACT: Boardman Road Branch  (845) 485-3445 x3400  adultevents@poklib.org
LOCATION: Boardman Road - Greene Rooms

Bring your knitting and/or crocheting projects to the library and share your tricks and tips with others No registration necessary.

CONTACT:
  Boardman Road Branch
  (845) 485.3445 x3400
  adultevents@poklib.org

LOCATION: Boardman Road - Greene Rooms

 
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11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Computer Lab

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)

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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12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Lunch & Learn - Conversational Spanish

Regular practice is the best way to learn a new language. Meet weekly with our experienced instructor to practice Spanish conversation with other language enthusiasts. Participants are welcome to bring a bag lunch to each session. For more information call Jessica Sherman at (845) 485-3445 x 3315 or email jsherman@poklib.org.

No Registration Required. 

CONTACT: Jessica Sherman  845-485-3445 X 3315  jsherman@poklib.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Market Street Meeting Room (Main Floor)

Regular practice is the best way to learn a new language. Meet weekly with our experienced instructor to practice Spanish conversation with other language enthusiasts. Participants are welcome to bring a bag lunch to each session. For more information call Jessica Sherman at (845) 485-3445 x 3315 or email jsherman@poklib.org.

No Registration Required. 

CONTACT:
  Jessica Sherman
  845.485.3445 X 3315
  jsherman@poklib.org

LOCATION: Adriance - Market Street Meeting Room (Main Floor)

Saturday December 1, 2018
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Pick Up Stitches

Bring your knitting and/or crocheting projects to the library and share your tricks and tips with others. No registration necessary.

CONTACT: Reference Desk  (845) 485-3445 x3702  adultevents@poklib.org
LOCATION: Boardman Road - Joba Children's Program Room

Bring your knitting and/or crocheting projects to the library and share your tricks and tips with others. No registration necessary.

CONTACT:
  Reference Desk
  (845) 485.3445 x3702
  adultevents@poklib.org

LOCATION: Boardman Road - Joba Children's Program Room