Events Calendar

Age
Program Type
Room

Sunday, July 1st, 2018

Closed

12:15am - 11:45pm
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Description:
The library is closed Sundays in July and August. ...

Monday, July 2nd, 2018

Drop-In Monday Tech Time

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Computers & Technology, Education & Employment
Description:
*Location: table near the Check Out Desk* Bring your technology questions to one of our knowledgeable and skilled volunteers, who will be waiting for you at a table near the Check Out Desk. Drop in program, no registration necessary. ...

Tuesday, July 3rd, 2018

Cancelled

Tuesday Ramblers

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room AB
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Local Interest, Music & Performances
Description:
Tuesday Ramblers meets every Tuesday from 1 -3.  It's a bluegrass circle jam and focus is on singing and playing.  Level of playing is advanced beginner and up.  We consider ourselves a learning jam where you can feel comfortable playi...
Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Tween, Children
Registration Required
Description:
Drop in anytime between 2-4 pm and build with our construction sets!  LEGOs, KEVA planks, Qubits, and Tinker Toys! Registration is required, please register the CHILD ONLY. Registration for East Greenbush and Schodack residents begins Monday,...

Wednesday, July 4th, 2018

Thursday, July 5th, 2018

Red Hat Society

11:00am - 12:00pm
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room B
Description
Welcome to the Tri Cities Red Honeys, the place where there is fun after 50 (and before) for women of all walks of life. We believe stillness is the comedy relief of life, and since we are all in it together, we might as well join red gloved...

American Needlepoint Guild

12:00pm - 4:00pm
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room A
Description
Calling all Needlepoint Stitchers Beginning or experienced! Join us to share ideas, get advice or just enjoy stitching with company.   For more information contact Fran Roscello at 518-283-4002 ...
Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Teen, Tween
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Description:
Enjoy a relaxing afternoon at the library. Learn how to make DIY stress balls and paint kindness rocks. ...
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Adult
Program Type: History & Genealogy, Music & Performances
Description:
Join the Society for Creative Anachronism at this rapier fencing practice that is open to the general public. Audience members are allowed to watch or participate. Must be 18 years+ to fence. Drop-in program. ...

Friday, July 6th, 2018

Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Local Interest
Registration Required
Description:
Meet the mascot, Southpaw, hear a baseball story, and find out how to earn free ValleyCats tickets. Registration is required, please register the CHILD ONLY. Registration for East Greenbush and Schodack residents begins Monday, June 25. Non-reside...

Saturday, July 7th, 2018

Sunday, July 8th, 2018

Closed

All Day
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Description:
The library is closed Sundays in July and August. ...

Monday, July 9th, 2018

Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: EERC
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Education & Employment
Description:
This program teaches speaking, listening, reading and writing. This program is appropriate for students for whom English is not their first language, and are 21 years of age or older. Y...
Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Food & Cooking
Registration Required
Description:
Kids ages 4-8 are invited to join Jodie Fitz and the Price Chopper Cooking Club for some cooking fun. Registration is required, please register the CHILD ONLY. Registration for East Greenbush and Schodack residents begins Monday, July 2. Non-res...

Drop-In Monday Tech Time

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Computers & Technology, Education & Employment
Description:
*Location: table near the Check Out Desk* Bring your technology questions to one of our knowledgeable and skilled volunteers, who will be waiting for you at a table near the Check Out Desk. Drop in program, no registration necessary. ...
Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Food & Cooking
Registration Required
Description:
Kids ages 4-8 are invited to join Jodie Fitz and the Price Chopper Cooking Club for some cooking fun. Registration is required, please register the CHILD ONLY. Registration for East Greenbush and Schodack residents begins Monday, July 2. Non-res...
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Books & Writing
Description:
Our book for this evening's discussion is Sing, Unburied, Sing by Jesmyn Ward. New members welcome!  Please read the book ahead of time.  Copies are available for checkout at the Circulation Desk. ...

Tuesday, July 10th, 2018

Tuesday Ramblers

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room AB
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Local Interest, Music & Performances
Description:
Tuesday Ramblers meets every Tuesday from 1 -3.  It's a bluegrass circle jam and focus is on singing and playing.  Level of playing is advanced beginner and up.  We consider ourselves a learning jam where you can feel comfortable playi...

Hip Dips (grades 6-12)

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Teen, Tween
Program Type: Food & Cooking
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18
Description:
Learn to make fruit and veggie dips with the Honest Weight Food Co-Op. Teens will break into groups and make a few dips to share. Enjoy a healthy snack with your friends and bring home recipes for everything we make! ...
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Computers & Technology, Education & Employment
Description:
*Location: at a table near the Check Out Desk* Drop-In and ask our local technology expert, Sarah McFadden, all manner of technology questions on Tuesday afternoons from 4pm to 6pm. ...

Taking Flight (ages 8+)

7:00pm - 7:45pm
Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Children
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Description:
Come learn about flying, airplanes, and aviation careers! What does it look like to fly a plane? Then, participate in a challenging & fun paper airplane activity! Registration is required, please register the CHILD ONLY. Registration for East ...

Wednesday, July 11th, 2018

Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: EERC
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Education & Employment
Description:
This program teaches speaking, listening, reading and writing. This program is appropriate for students for whom English is not their first language, and are 21 years of age or older. Y...

Playtime!

10:00am - 12:00pm
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room AB
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime & Early Childhood
Description:
Drop-in and play at the library! Babies, toddlers and preschoolers can play with the library's blocks, puzzles, tunnel and other fun toys. Caregivers must remain in the room with children. No registration required. ...

Summer Storytime!

10:00am - 10:45am
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime & Early Childhood
Description:
Young children will enjoy stories, songs, rhymes and more! No registration required. ...

Summer Storytime!

11:00am - 11:45am
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime & Early Childhood
Description:
Young children will enjoy stories, songs, rhymes and more! No registration required. ...
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Description
Capital View Toastmasters Club is an affiliated club of Toastmasters Internationals. We meet twice a month to practice public speaking and leadership skills. Individuals who are at least 18 years of age may join the club. Guests are welcome ...

Empire Blue Cross

1:00pm - 4:00pm
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room B
Description
Empire Blue Cross workshop ...
Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Adult, Teen
Program Type: Education & Employment, Featured
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 41
Description:
Still trying to figure out what you want to be when you grow up? Community members are invited to join the Capital District Educational Opportunity Center's College Connections team for a workshop that can help you explore and learn about different c...

Farmers Market

4:00pm - 7:00pm
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Ages: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Food & Cooking, Friends of the Library, Health & Wellness, Local Interest, Music & Performances, Featured
Description:
*Location: Parking Lot between Library and YMCA* Join us every week for this extravaganza of locally produced items and locally grown produce. We have 20 vendors of all kinds, including jams, cheeses, meats, wine, dairy products, maple products, a...
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: EERC
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Legal & Financial
Description:
Free legal consultations provided through our partners at the Legal Project, Inc. Consultations are by appointment only and are limited by the nature of legal matters. Please contact The Legal Project for more information and to make an appointment. ...
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room A
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Music & Performances
Description:
All storytellers are welcome to join the Society for Creative Anachronism during this time for practice in storytelling and Bardic performance. Participants are eligible to engage in quarterly Bardic Competitions also held at this library. Drop-in pr...
Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Patio
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Music & Performances, Featured
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 74
Description:
The East Greenbush Community Library prides itself on providing summer music entertainment that is enjoyable for the whole family. When weather permits, Summer Music Series Concerts are held outside on our patio. If you would like to know whether a S...

Thursday, July 12th, 2018

Kindness Rock Painting

1:00pm - 4:00pm
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room AB
Ages: Teen, Tween, Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Use your creativity to paint rocks and help spread kindness in our community! Add your painted rocks to our Kindness Rock Garden here at the library. All ages are welcome to participate and there is no registration required. ...
Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Science & Nature
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Description:
Join Steve Tomecek, the Dirtmeister, as he takes a wild and wacky look at the physics of sound using fun and interactive science demonstrations. Registration is required, please register the CHILD ONLY. Registration for East Greenbush and Schodack...
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Patio
Ages: Adult
Program Type: History & Genealogy, Music & Performances
Description:
Join the Society for Creative Anachronism at this rapier fencing practice that is open to the general public. Audience members are allowed to watch or participate. Must be 18 years+ to fence. Drop-in program. ...

TRIP

6:00pm - 7:30pm
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Description
This 1 1/2 hour informational Orientation will give you an overview of the pros & cons of homeownership, the costs to expect when purchasing a home, the typical requirements to qualify for a mortgage, and information about available down payment ...

Friday, July 13th, 2018

Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room A
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Books & Writing, Featured
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Description:
Join a non-critical, supportive environment to practice your creative writing. All genres and levels welcome. Individual prompts on request. Join the Mavens of Mayhem's (the Upper Hudson Valley's chapter of Sisters in Crime) Rhonda Rosenheck for thes...
Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Teen, Tween
Program Type: Movies & Games
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Description:
It’s an anime celebration! Make candy sushi, watch anime, and find out more about our school year Anime Club. ...

Saturday, July 14th, 2018

Medicare Meeting

1:00pm - 2:30pm
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room B
Description
I will be conducting a formal presentation on medicare ...

Sunday, July 15th, 2018

Closed

All Day
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Description:
The library is closed Sundays in July and August. ...

Monday, July 16th, 2018

AARP Smart Driver Course

9:30am - 4:00pm
Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Legal & Financial
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Description:
The library in conjunction with the NEW AARP Smart Driver Course presents this 6-hour classroom course. Many insurance companies give discounts to graduates of this class. Please register early as classes are limited to the first 35 adults....

Cross Stitch Plus

9:30am - 2:30pm
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room A
Description
Cross Stitch Plus. Study group to learn and work on cross stitch and other counted thread techniques ...
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: EERC
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Education & Employment
Description:
This program teaches speaking, listening, reading and writing. This program is appropriate for students for whom English is not their first language, and are 21 years of age or older. Y...

Fearless Fretters

3:00pm - 6:00pm
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room AB
Description
Appalachian Old Time Music Jam - Come meet new friends and play traditional string band dance music from the southern mountains ...

Crafter Eve

6:00pm - 8:00pm
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Featured
Description:
Join library staff in following along with a fun craft or bring in your own supplies to this open crafting time. All crafters are welcome and we encourage people to bring their unusual and fun projects along. Coloring supplies will be set out for adu...

Tuesday, July 17th, 2018

Tuesday Ramblers

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room AB
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Local Interest, Music & Performances
Description:
Tuesday Ramblers meets every Tuesday from 1 -3.  It's a bluegrass circle jam and focus is on singing and playing.  Level of playing is advanced beginner and up.  We consider ourselves a learning jam where you can feel comfortable playi...
Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Patio
Ages: Tween, Children
Program Type: Movies & Games
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Description:
The Wayfinder Experience (a live-action role-playing company from Kingston, NY) will guide us through team-based games and outdoor activities. Take part in a fast-paced game of Capture the Flag and learn to duel with foam swords! Weather permitting, ...
Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Patio
Ages: Teen, Tween
Program Type: Movies & Games
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Description:
The Wayfinder Experience (a live-action role-playing company from Kingston, NY) will guide us through team-based games and outdoor activities. Take part in a fast-paced game of Capture the Flag and learn to duel with foam swords! Weather permitting, ...
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Computers & Technology, Education & Employment
Description:
*Location: at a table near the Check Out Desk* Drop-In and ask our local technology experts all manner of technology questions on Tuesday afternoons from 4pm to 6pm. ...
Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Tween, Children
Program Type: Science & Nature
Registration Required
Description:
A nature expert from Dyken Pond Environmental Education Center will “splash” their way into the library with live fish, salamanders, frogs and insects. Children will be able to touch live animals and will learn how these animals survive in a watery e...
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room AB
Program Type: Board of Trustees, Local Interest, Featured
Description:
Monthly East Greenbush Library Board of Trustees Meeting. Public is welcome to attend. ...

Wednesday, July 18th, 2018

Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: EERC
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Education & Employment
Description:
This program teaches speaking, listening, reading and writing. This program is appropriate for students for whom English is not their first language, and are 21 years of age or older. Y...

Playtime!

10:00am - 12:00pm
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room AB
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime & Early Childhood
Description:
Drop-in and play at the library! Babies, toddlers and preschoolers can play with the library's blocks, puzzles, tunnel and other fun toys. Caregivers must remain in the room with children. No registration required. ...

Summer Storytime!

10:00am - 10:45am
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime & Early Childhood
Description:
Young children will enjoy stories, songs, rhymes and more! No registration required. ...

Summer Storytime!

11:00am - 11:45am
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime & Early Childhood
Description:
Young children will enjoy stories, songs, rhymes and more! No registration required. ...
Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Science & Nature
Registration Required
Description:
Join author Anita Sanchez and learn about the ways animals communicate, and study live crickets! Registration is required, please register the CHILD ONLY. Registration for East Greenbush and Schodack residents begins Monday, July 9. Non-resident r...

Farmers Market

4:00pm - 7:00pm
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Ages: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Food & Cooking, Friends of the Library, Health & Wellness, Local Interest, Music & Performances, Featured
Description:
*Location: Parking Lot between Library and YMCA* Join us every week for this extravaganza of locally produced items and locally grown produce. We have 20 vendors of all kinds, including jams, cheeses, meats, wine, dairy products, maple products, a...
Cancelled

30-minute Genealogy Appointments

5:00pm - 5:30pm
Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: EERC
Ages: Adult
Program Type: History & Genealogy
Description:
30 minute appointments with Alexis Graham, Genealogy Coach who can assist individuals who may want to start a family tree and aren't sure how to the more experienced genealogist in need of an 'extra set of eyes' or brainstorming partner. Schedule t...

Dance Practice

5:45pm - 8:30pm
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room AB
Description
Dance practice for group of 8...
Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Patio
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Music & Performances, Featured
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 67
Description:
The East Greenbush Community Library prides itself on providing summer music entertainment that is enjoyable for the whole family. When weather permits, Summer Music Series Concerts are held outside on our patio. If you would like to know whether a S...

Thursday, July 19th, 2018

Card makers

12:00pm - 4:00pm
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room AB
Description
Making greeting cards...
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room AB
Ages: Adult
Program Type: History & Genealogy, Music & Performances
Description:
Join the Society for Creative Anachronism at this rapier fencing practice that is open to the general public. Audience members are allowed to watch or participate. Must be 18 years+ to fence. Drop-in program. ...
Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Teen, Tween
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Description:
A local artist will guide us through a step-by-step painting class. Snacks, drinks, and art materials will be provided. Please bring a smock or apron to protect your clothes.   ...
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: EERC
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Description:
Do you have a child in your life who identifies as lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans*, queer, or questioning, and want to connect with other adults for support?   Join us for group discussion at 6pm.  Drop-ins welcome, no registration requ...

Friday, July 20th, 2018

Big Truck Day (all ages)

10:00am - 12:00pm
Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Children
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 27
Description:
Stop by the library to see real big trucks!  The Town of East Greenbush will have several trucks for the kids to see, and there will be a firetruck too, right here in the library's parking lot!  Come inside afterwards to play with toy truck...
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Urban Dictionary defines Crafternoon as, 'An afternoon solely devoted to the joys of craft.' Please bring your knitting, crochet, quilting, embroidery, crewel, rug hooking, and any other portable craft you indulge in and join us at the library for an...

Sunday, July 22nd, 2018

Closed

All Day
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Description:
The library is closed Sundays in July and August. ...

Monday, July 23rd, 2018

Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: EERC
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Education & Employment
Description:
This program teaches speaking, listening, reading and writing. This program is appropriate for students for whom English is not their first language, and are 21 years of age or older. Y...
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Books & Writing
Description:
This discussion group has reached capacity and cannot take new members at this time. Please call the library at 477-7476 if you have questions or would like to be added to a waiting list. Consider joining our month...
Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room A
Ages: Tween, Children
Program Type: Computers & Technology
Registration Required
Description:
Ever wonder what it takes to be a computer game designer? Join us at the library for this three-part class led by Tech Valley Game Space and build your own interactive world, create puzzles, or tell a story using Construct 2, a (mostly) free game mak...

Tuesday, July 24th, 2018

Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Tween, Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Description:
Create a 3-D sculpture/musical instrument with the staff of the Tang Museum. Registration is required, please register the CHILD ONLY. Registration for East Greenbush and Schodack residents begins Monday, July 16. Non-resident registration beings Fr...

Tuesday Ramblers

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Local Interest, Music & Performances
Description:
Tuesday Ramblers meets every Tuesday from 1 -3.  It's a bluegrass circle jam and focus is on singing and playing.  Level of playing is advanced beginner and up.  We consider ourselves a learning jam where you can feel comfortable playi...
Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room A
Ages: Tween, Children
Program Type: Computers & Technology
Registration Required
Description:
Ever wonder what it takes to be a computer game designer? Join us at the library for this three-part class led by Tech Valley Game Space and build your own interactive world, create puzzles, or tell a story using Construct 2, a (mostly) free game mak...
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Computers & Technology, Education & Employment
Description:
*Location: at a table near the Check Out Desk* Drop-In and ask our local technology expert, Sarah McFadden, all manner of technology questions on Tuesday afternoons from 4pm to 6pm. ...
Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Tween, Children
Program Type: Computers & Technology, Science & Nature
Registration Required
Description:
The Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Society of Women Engineers will lead hands-on activities to teach students about subjects like computer science, mechanical engineering, and more! Registration is required, please register the CHILD ONLY. Registr...

Wednesday, July 25th, 2018

Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: EERC
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Education & Employment
Description:
This program teaches speaking, listening, reading and writing. This program is appropriate for students for whom English is not their first language, and are 21 years of age or older. Y...

Playtime!

10:00am - 12:00pm
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room AB
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime & Early Childhood
Description:
Drop-in and play at the library! Babies, toddlers and preschoolers can play with the library's blocks, puzzles, tunnel and other fun toys. Caregivers must remain in the room with children. No registration required. ...

Summer Storytime!

10:00am - 10:45am
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime & Early Childhood
Description:
Young children will enjoy stories, songs, rhymes and more! No registration required. ...

Summer Storytime!

11:00am - 11:45am
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime & Early Childhood
Description:
Young children will enjoy stories, songs, rhymes and more! No registration required. ...
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Description
Capital View Toastmasters Club is an affiliated club of Toastmasters Internationals. We meet twice a month to practice public speaking and leadership skills. Individuals who are at least 18 years of age may join the club. Guests are welcome ...
Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room A
Ages: Tween, Children
Program Type: Computers & Technology
Registration Required
Description:
Ever wonder what it takes to be a computer game designer? Join us at the library for this three-part class led by Tech Valley Game Space and build your own interactive world, create puzzles, or tell a story using Construct 2, a (mostly) free game mak...

Farmers Market

4:00pm - 7:00pm
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Ages: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Food & Cooking, Friends of the Library, Health & Wellness, Local Interest, Music & Performances, Featured
Description:
*Location: Parking Lot between Library and YMCA* Join us every week for this extravaganza of locally produced items and locally grown produce. We have 20 vendors of all kinds, including jams, cheeses, meats, wine, dairy products, maple products, a...

Fun on the Library Lawn

4:00pm - 6:00pm
Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Patio
Ages: Children
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Description:
  Due to weather, this event has been cancelled. We apologize for any inconvenience.   Join us on the library lawn outside of the children’s room for outdoor fun with games, bubbles, and hula hoops! Weather permitting.   Regi...

Dance Practice

5:45pm - 8:30pm
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room A
Description
dance for 8...
Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Movies & Games, Featured
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Description:
Meg Murry (Storm Reid) is a typical middle school student struggling with issues of self-worth who is desperate to fit in. As the daughter of two world-renowned physicists, she is intelligent and uniquely gifted, as is Meg's younger brother Charles W...

Thursday, July 26th, 2018

Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Tween, Children
Registration Required
Description:
Join us for a fun and interactive magic show with Sam Sam the Magic Man, a local high school student and magician! Registration is required, please register the CHILD ONLY. Registration for East Greenbush and Schodack residents begins Monday, Ju...
Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Teen, Tween
Program Type: Music & Performances
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Description:
Sam Sam the Magic Man presents a workshop about magic and the art of performance. Learn the secrets behind a professional magic trick and perform it in front of an audience! ...
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Patio
Ages: Adult
Program Type: History & Genealogy, Music & Performances
Description:
Join the Society for Creative Anachronism at this rapier fencing practice that is open to the general public. Audience members are allowed to watch or participate. Must be 18 years+ to fence. Drop-in program. ...
Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room B
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Food & Cooking
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Description:
Join us in a discussion of cookbooks, recipes, and food. Bring a dish to serve, if you wish, but it is not required. Mangia!  Please register for this program. ...
Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Books & Writing
Registration Required
Description:
Join Miss Molly for an alphabet storytime!  Watch Chicka Chicka Boom Boom, read some books, and do craft activities!  Each child will receive a free book to take home. Registration is required, please register the CHILD ONLY....

Friday, July 27th, 2018

Bubble Bonanza (ages 2+)

10:00am - 11:00am
Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Patio
Ages: Children
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 32
Description:
Join us on the library lawn to make bubbles of every shape and size. Registration is required, please register the CHILD ONLY. Registration for East Greenbush and Schodack residents begins Monday, July 16. Non-resident registration beings Friday, Ju...
Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room A
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Books & Writing, Featured
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Description:
Join a non-critical, supportive environment to practice your creative writing. All genres and levels welcome. Individual prompts on request. Join the Mavens of Mayhem's (the Upper Hudson Valley's chapter of Sisters in Crime) Rhonda Rosenheck for thes...

Sunday, July 29th, 2018

Closed

All Day
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Description:
The library is closed Sundays in July and August. ...

Monday, July 30th, 2018

Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: EERC
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Education & Employment
Description:
This program teaches speaking, listening, reading and writing. This program is appropriate for students for whom English is not their first language, and are 21 years of age or older. Y...
Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Children
Registration Required
Description:
Farmer Minor, the World’s Most Famous Pig Daisy, and their two pug friends are visiting the library to read pig stories and give pig kisses to the kids! Registration is required, please register the CHILD ONLY. Registration for East Greenbush and Sc...
Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room B
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Health & Wellness, Featured
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Description:
In this workshop you will learn and practice 'Counting Breaths Meditation”. You can practice it everyday, anywhere, anytime and may gain mindbody benefits like better focus, lower stress, relief from insomnia, anxiety, anger and chronic pains. Regist...
Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Tween, Children
Program Type: Computers & Technology, Science & Nature
Registration Required
Description:
The Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Society of Women Engineers will lead hands-on activities to teach students about subjects like computer science, mechanical engineering, and more!  We will be making slime at this evening's event!  Regi...

Tuesday, July 31st, 2018

Tuesday Ramblers

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room AB
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Local Interest, Music & Performances
Description:
Tuesday Ramblers meets every Tuesday from 1 -3.  It's a bluegrass circle jam and focus is on singing and playing.  Level of playing is advanced beginner and up.  We consider ourselves a learning jam where you can feel comfortable playi...
Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Teen, Tween
Program Type: Books & Writing, Movies & Games
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Description:
Celebrate the Boy Who Lived with a birthday party! Join us for Harry Potter themed games, prizes, and cake. Costumes encouraged but not required. ...
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Computers & Technology, Education & Employment
Description:
*Location: at a table near the Check Out Desk* Drop-In and ask our local technology experts all manner of technology questions on Tuesday afternoons from 4pm to 6pm. ...

Travel Buddies

5:30pm - 8:00pm
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room A
Description
Planning travel for single, married and couples who want others to travel with. ...

The Writer's Bloc

6:30pm - 8:45pm
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room B
Description
Adult writer's group ...

Family Movie Night

6:30pm - 8:00pm
Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Movies & Games
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
Description:
Enjoy Sherlock Gnomes and popcorn!  Rated PG, 86 minutes. Registration is required, please register the CHILD ONLY. Registration for East Greenbush and Schodack residents begins Monday, July 23. Non-resident registration beings Friday, J...

Wednesday, August 1st, 2018

Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: EERC
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Education & Employment
Description:
This program teaches speaking, listening, reading and writing. This program is appropriate for students for whom English is not their first language, and are 21 years of age or older. Y...

Playtime!

10:00am - 12:00pm
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room AB
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime & Early Childhood
Description:
Drop-in and play at the library! Babies, toddlers and preschoolers can play with the library's blocks, puzzles, tunnel and other fun toys. Caregivers must remain in the room with children. No registration required. ...

Summer Storytime!

10:00am - 10:45am
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime & Early Childhood
Description:
Young children will enjoy stories, songs, rhymes and more! No registration required. ...

Summer Storytime!

11:00am - 11:45am
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime & Early Childhood
Description:
Young children will enjoy stories, songs, rhymes and more! No registration required. ...
Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Tween, Children
Registration Required
Description:
Drop in anytime between 2-4 pm and build with our construction sets!  LEGOs, KEVA planks, Qubits, and Tinker Toys! LEGO creations made at this event will be displayed in the library during the month of August. Registration is required, please...

Farmers Market

4:00pm - 7:00pm
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Ages: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Food & Cooking, Friends of the Library, Health & Wellness, Local Interest, Music & Performances, Featured
Description:
*Location: Parking Lot between Library and YMCA* Join us every week for this extravaganza of locally produced items and locally grown produce. We have 20 vendors of all kinds, including jams, cheeses, meats, wine, dairy products, maple products, a...
Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: EERC
Ages: Adult
Program Type: History & Genealogy
Registration Required
Description:
30 minute appointments with Alexis Graham, Genealogy Coach who can assist individuals who may want to start a family tree and aren't sure how to the more experienced genealogist in need of an 'extra set of eyes' or brainstorming partner. Schedule t...

Dance Practice

5:30pm - 8:30pm
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room AB
Description
Dance practice for group of 8 dancers....
Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: EERC
Ages: Adult
Program Type: History & Genealogy
Registration Required
Description:
30 minute appointments with Alexis Graham, Genealogy Coach who can assist individuals who may want to start a family tree and aren't sure how to the more experienced genealogist in need of an 'extra set of eyes' or brainstorming partner. Schedule t...
Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: EERC
Ages: Adult
Program Type: History & Genealogy
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Description:
30 minute appointments with Alexis Graham, Genealogy Coach who can assist individuals who may want to start a family tree and aren't sure how to the more experienced genealogist in need of an 'extra set of eyes' or brainstorming partner. Schedule t...
Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: EERC
Ages: Adult
Program Type: History & Genealogy
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Description:
30 minute appointments with Alexis Graham, Genealogy Coach who can assist individuals who may want to start a family tree and aren't sure how to the more experienced genealogist in need of an 'extra set of eyes' or brainstorming partner. Schedule t...
Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Patio
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Music & Performances, Featured
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 35
Description:
The East Greenbush Community Library prides itself on providing summer music entertainment that is enjoyable for the whole family. When weather permits, Summer Music Series Concerts are held outside on our patio. If you would like to know whether a S...
Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: EERC
Ages: Adult
Program Type: History & Genealogy
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Description:
30 minute appointments with Alexis Graham, Genealogy Coach who can assist individuals who may want to start a family tree and aren't sure how to the more experienced genealogist in need of an 'extra set of eyes' or brainstorming partner. Schedule t...

Thursday, August 2nd, 2018

Red Hat Society

11:00am - 12:00pm
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room B
Description
Welcome to the Tri Cities Red Honeys, the place where there is fun after 50 (and before) for women of all walks of life. We believe stillness is the comedy relief of life, and since we are all in it together, we might as well join red gloved...

American Needlepoint Guild

12:00pm - 4:00pm
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room A
Description
Calling all Needlepoint Stitchers Beginning or experienced! Join us to share ideas, get advice or just enjoy stitching with company.   For more information contact Fran Roscello at 518-283-4002 ...
Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Science & Nature
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Description:
Learn about rock classification, handle rock samples, and use real scientific tests to identify rocks. Registration is required, please register the CHILD ONLY. Registration for East Greenbush and Schodack residents begins Monday, July 23. Non-res...

Game Night (grades 6-12)

6:00pm - 8:00pm
Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Teen, Tween
Program Type: Movies & Games
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Description:
The experts from FlipSide Gaming will be here to demo the latest and greatest in board games. Get together with your friends for an evening of games, food, and fun! ...

Saturday, August 4th, 2018

Medicare Meeting

1:00pm - 2:00pm
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room B
Description
I will be holding a formal presentation on medicare ...