Events Calendar

Age
Program Type
Room

Sunday, August 26th, 2018

Closed

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

Tuesday, August 28th, 2018

Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime & Early Childhood
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Description:
Join Matt Yaeger for a sample class of Music Together, an internationally recognized early childhood music & movement program. Registration begins Monday, August 6. ...
Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime & Early Childhood
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 28
Description:
Join Matt Yaeger for a sample class of Music Together, an internationally recognized early childhood music & movement program. Registration begins Monday, August 6. ...

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...
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 - 8:15pm
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Description
Planning travel for people who like others to travel with....

Writer's Bloc

6:30pm - 8:30pm
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room B
Description
Adult Writer's Group...

Wednesday, August 29th, 2018

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: Meeting Room AB
Ages: Adult, Teen, Tween, Children, All Ages
Program Type: Local Interest, Featured
Description:
  Love to visit libraries?  This self-guided tour is for you!  Visit as many of our 36 unique libraries as you can in September, October and November as part of the 2018 Upper Hudson Library Expedition! The kickoff for Library Ex...

Meet Elephant & Piggie!

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Tween, Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytime & Early Childhood
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 22
Description:
Meet Elephant & Piggie at the library and make some Mo Willems crafts! Registration for this event begins Monday, August 6 @ 9am. After posing for a photo with Elephant & Piggie be sure to head on out to the Farmers Market to sign up for ...

Dance Practice

5:30pm - 8:30pm
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Description
Dance practice for a group of 8 dancers....

Medicare 101

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room A
Description
For individuals who are aging into Medicare or currently have Medicare and are interested in learning the basics of Medicare....

Thursday, August 30th, 2018

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. ...
Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room B
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Food & Cooking
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 23
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. ...

Friday, August 31st, 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...

Sunday, September 2nd, 2018

Monday, September 3rd, 2018

Tuesday, September 4th, 2018

Tuesday Ramblers

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room AB
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Music & Performances
Description:
The Tuesday Ramblers are a bluegrass circle jam who focus on singing and playing.  Level of playing is advanced beginner and up.  They consider themselves a learning jam where one can feel comfortable playing an instrument with people ...

Assessment hearings

3:00pm - 5:00pm
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Description
Hearings for homeowners that are challenging their assessments. ...

Wednesday, September 5th, 2018

Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room B
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 at our me...

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...

Dance Practice

5:30pm - 8:30pm
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Description
Dance practice for a group of 8 dancers....

TravelBuddies

6:00pm - 8:00pm
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room AB
Description
Travel Buddies - looking for others to travel with.. meeting to talk about travel....

Thursday, September 6th, 2018

Library Election

9:00am - 9:00pm
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room AB
Program Type: Local Interest, Featured

Llama Llama! (ages 2+)

10:00am - 11:00am
Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime & Early Childhood
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 46
Description:
Join us for a fun program of crafts and stories featuring Llama Llama by Anna Dewdney.  Meet the character Llama Llama! Registration required.   ...
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. ...

Andy and Judy Sing!

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 70
Description:
 Andy & Judy do a masterful job of involving the audience in their performances. Their close harmonies blend Judy’s evocative alto and Andy’s deep baritone. Beginning instrumentally with a classic folk guitar base, Andy & Judy have deepe...

Saturday, September 8th, 2018

Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Music & Performances, Storytime & Early Childhood
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 28
Description:
Join Matt Yaeger for a sample class of Music Together, an internationally recognized early childhood music & movement program.  Registration begins Monday, August 6. ...

Monday, September 10th, 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: 31
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....
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:
Our book for this evening's discussion: TBA New members welcome!  Please read the book ahead of time.  Copies are available for checkout at the Circulation Desk. ...

Tuesday, September 11th, 2018

Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime & Early Childhood
Description:
This storytime features longer books, flannel stories, songs, activities and a craft based around a theme.  No registration required. ...

Tuesday Ramblers

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room AB
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Music & Performances
Description:
The Tuesday Ramblers are a bluegrass circle jam who focus on singing and playing.  Level of playing is advanced beginner and up.  They consider themselves a learning jam where one can feel comfortable playing an instrument with people ...
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Computers & Technology, Education & Employment
Description:
*Location: at a table near the Reference Desk* Drop-In and ask one of our local technology experts all manner of technology questions. Remember to bring the device you are asking about with you. ...

Wednesday, September 12th, 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: Children
Program Type: Storytime & Early Childhood
Description:
We will sing, dance, play and learn though songs, rhymes and simple stories in this program designed for toddlers along with their parents and caregivers. The program concludes with an informal play session. No registration required. ...
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime & Early Childhood
Description:
This storytime features longer books, flannel stories, songs, activities and a craft based around a theme.  No registration required. ...

Teen Anime Club

3:00pm - 5:00pm
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Teen, Tween
Program Type: Movies & Games
Description:
Join us on the second Wednesday of each month for an afternoon of anime and snacks! No registration required. Fall dates: September 12th, October 10th, and November 14th ...

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: 90
Description:
Saratoga Today described our Summer Music Series opening band as, 'Original crafted music that is classic Americana, grown locally in the Capital District. 1 part juke joint, 1 part honky tonk, 1 part front porch and 1 part roadhouse.' They will b...

Thursday, September 13th, 2018

Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime & Early Childhood
Description:
We will sing, dance, play and learn though songs, rhymes and simple stories in this program designed for toddlers along with their parents and caregivers. The program concludes with an informal play session. No registration required. ...
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime & Early Childhood
Description:
Parents and caregivers participate along with their babies in this program that emphasizes sharing songs, rhymes, bounces and short stories. The program concludes with an informal play session. No registration required.   ...

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 ...
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, September 14th, 2018

Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Health & Wellness, Storytime & Early Childhood
Description:
Don’t get stuck inside this fall! Join us for Yoga and Zumba for little ones, come dressed comfortably & be ready to move! No registration required.   September 14th: Yoga September 28th: Zumba October 5th: Yoga October 12th: Zumba ...
Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room A
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Books & Writing, Education & Employment, History & Genealogy, Featured
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Description:
Using the book 101 Great American Poems as a starting point, Paul Lamar will guide students through reading poems by writers who used their art to comment on the events of their times. The discussion will focus on the poems as poems an...
Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Teen, Tween
Program Type: Movies & Games
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 37
Description:
Capital Region Games on the Go will be here with their video game truck! Play video games, enjoy ice cream sundaes, and learn about this year’s tween and teen programs. Registration is required and begins August 14th. ...

Saturday, September 15th, 2018

Saturday Storytime

11:00am - 12:00pm
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime & Early Childhood
Description:
All ages can enjoy stories, songs and crafts at our family storytime. No registration required. ...

Sunday, September 16th, 2018

Monday, September 17th, 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...

Cross Stitch Plus

10:30am - 2:00pm
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room A
Description
Study Group of Embroiderers Guild of America to learn and work on cross stitch and other counted thread stitching techniques.   For information contact: Lynne Priestley at pliestley@gmail.com ...

Red Cross Blood Drive

1:00pm - 6:00pm
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Health & Wellness, Featured
Description:
Walk-ins are welcome, but appointments are also available.  To be a blood donor - you must be healthy, at least 17 years old (or 16 years old with parent's permission), weigh at least 110 pounds, and not have donated blood in the last 8 weeks...

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

6:15pm - 8:00pm
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room A
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, September 18th, 2018

Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime & Early Childhood
Description:
This storytime features longer books, flannel stories, songs, activities and a craft based around a theme.  No registration required. ...

Adult Afternoon Chess

1:00pm - 4:00pm
Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Movies & Games, Featured
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Description:
Chess players, come enjoy an afternoon of friendly competition with your friends and neighbors.  All skill levels welcome, but no formal instruction will be provided.  We will supply chess sets, coffee, and snacks.  Checkers and p...

Tuesday Ramblers

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room AB
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Music & Performances
Description:
The Tuesday Ramblers are a bluegrass circle jam who focus on singing and playing.  Level of playing is advanced beginner and up.  They consider themselves a learning jam where one can feel comfortable playing an instrument with people ...

Assessment hearings

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room A
Description
Hearings for local homeowners challenging their assessments....
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room A
Program Type: Friends of the Library, Local Interest, Featured
Description:
The Friends support the library as an indispensable  expanding resource through fundraising  donations and grants to the library through their book sales and membership drives. Meetings are held the 3rd Tuesday of the month in February, Apr...
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. ...
Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Patio
Ages: Adult, Teen, Tween
Program Type: Science & Nature
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 45
Description:
Join us for an evening of stargazing with astronomers from the Dudley Observatory at miSci. Tonight we’ll be able to spot the Big and Little Dipper, North star the Summer Triangle and more! Visitors will also be able to look through telescopes at the...

Wednesday, September 19th, 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: Children
Program Type: Storytime & Early Childhood
Description:
We will sing, dance, play and learn though songs, rhymes and simple stories in this program designed for toddlers along with their parents and caregivers. The program concludes with an informal play session. No registration required. ...
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime & Early Childhood
Description:
This storytime features longer books, flannel stories, songs, activities and a craft based around a theme.  No registration required. ...

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
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...

Dance Practice

5:30pm - 6:30pm
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room AB
Description
Dance practice for a group of 8 dancers....
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: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Movies & Games, Featured
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 90
Description:
From Academy Award-winning filmmaker Morgan Neville (20 Feet from Stardom), Won't You Be My Neighbor? takes an intimate look at America's favorite neighbor: Mister Fred Rogers. A portrait of a man whom we all think we know, this emotional and moving ...
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...
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room AB
Description
Come find out more about Girl Scouts! Girl Scouts is a wonderful organization in our local community! Our Girl Scout program allows the girls to figure out what pathway (ex. Individual, camp, troop, event, and series) they would like to experienc...
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, September 20th, 2018

Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime & Early Childhood
Description:
We will sing, dance, play and learn though songs, rhymes and simple stories in this program designed for toddlers along with their parents and caregivers. The program concludes with an informal play session. No registration required. ...
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime & Early Childhood
Description:
Parents and caregivers participate along with their babies in this program that emphasizes sharing songs, rhymes, bounces and short stories. The program concludes with an informal play session. No registration required.   ...
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. ...
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, September 21st, 2018

Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: EERC
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Books & Writing, Education & Employment, History & Genealogy, Featured
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Description:
Using the book 101 Great American Poems as a starting point, Paul Lamar will guide students through reading poems by writers who used their art to comment on the events of their times. The discussion will focus on the poems as poems an...
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Teen Room
Ages: Teen, Tween
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Writing, Food & Cooking, Movies & Games
Description:
Drop by the Teen Room on Friday afternoons to hang out, eat snacks, play games, and make stuff! Weekly activities will vary. No registration required. Fall dates: 9/21, 9/28, 10/5, 10/12, 10/26, 11/2, 11/16, and 11/30 ...

Saturday, September 22nd, 2018

Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Friends of the Library, Featured
Description:
Join us for our 12th annual children’s festival and book sale! Enjoy free food, raffle prizes, bouncy-bounces, crafts, balloon sculptures and face painting throughout the day. ...

Sunday, September 23rd, 2018

Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room AB
Ages: Children
Program Type: Friends of the Library, Featured
Description:
The Children's book sale offers a nice selection of gently used children's books, ranging from board books for the youngest child to intermediate readers for older children. ...

Monday, September 24th, 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...

Tuesday, September 25th, 2018

Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime & Early Childhood
Description:
This storytime features longer books, flannel stories, songs, activities and a craft based around a theme.  No registration required. ...

Tuesday Ramblers

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room AB
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Music & Performances
Description:
The Tuesday Ramblers are a bluegrass circle jam who focus on singing and playing.  Level of playing is advanced beginner and up.  They consider themselves a learning jam where one can feel comfortable playing an instrument with people ...
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Computers & Technology, Education & Employment
Description:
*Location: at a table near the Reference Desk* Drop-In and ask one of our local technology experts all manner of technology questions. Remember to bring the device you are asking about with you. ...

The Writer's Bloc

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

Wednesday, September 26th, 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: Children
Program Type: Storytime & Early Childhood
Description:
We will sing, dance, play and learn though songs, rhymes and simple stories in this program designed for toddlers along with their parents and caregivers. The program concludes with an informal play session. No registration required. ...
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime & Early Childhood
Description:
This storytime features longer books, flannel stories, songs, activities and a craft based around a theme.  No registration required. ...

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...

Dance Practice

5:30pm - 8:30pm
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Description
Dance practice for a group of 8 dancers....

Thursday, September 27th, 2018

Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime & Early Childhood
Description:
We will sing, dance, play and learn though songs, rhymes and simple stories in this program designed for toddlers along with their parents and caregivers. The program concludes with an informal play session. No registration required. ...
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime & Early Childhood
Description:
Parents and caregivers participate along with their babies in this program that emphasizes sharing songs, rhymes, bounces and short stories. The program concludes with an informal play session. No registration required.   ...
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Adult
Program Type: 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 A
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Food & Cooking
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
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. The theme for this month's Cookbook Club is International Buffet. ...

Friday, September 28th, 2018

Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Health & Wellness, Storytime & Early Childhood
Description:
Don’t get stuck inside this fall! Join us for Yoga and Zumba for little ones, come dressed comfortably & be ready to move! No registration required.   September 14th: Yoga September 28th: Zumba October 5th: Yoga October 12th: Zumba ...
Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room A
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Books & Writing, Education & Employment, History & Genealogy, Featured
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Description:
Using the book 101 Great American Poems as a starting point, Paul Lamar will guide students through reading poems by writers who used their art to comment on the events of their times. The discussion will focus on the poems as poems an...

Homeschool Meet up

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Tween, Children
Description:
Connect with other homeschooling families and give your input about future programming at the library.  There will be LEGOs, Keva planks, and other building activities for kids.  No registration required.   ...
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Teen Room
Ages: Teen, Tween
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Writing, Food & Cooking, Movies & Games
Description:
Drop by the Teen Room on Friday afternoons to hang out, eat snacks, play games, and make stuff! Weekly activities will vary. No registration required. Fall dates: 9/21, 9/28, 10/5, 10/12, 10/26, 11/2, 11/16, and 11/30 ...

Saturday, September 29th, 2018

Prescription Drug Disposal

10:00am - 2:00pm
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room A
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Health & Wellness, Featured
Description:
Bring your expired and unused prescription drugs to the Library between 10am and 2pm for proper disposal. Drop-in program.  ...

Saturday Storytime

11:00am - 12:00pm
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime & Early Childhood
Description:
All ages can enjoy stories, songs and crafts at our family storytime. No registration required. ...

Monday, October 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...
Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room A
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Books & Writing, Featured
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
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...
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Books & Writing
Description:
Our book for this evening's discussion: TBA New members welcome!  Please read the book ahead of time.  Copies are available for checkout at the Circulation Desk. ...

Tuesday, October 2nd, 2018

Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime & Early Childhood
Description:
This storytime features longer books, flannel stories, songs, activities and a craft based around a theme.  No registration required. ...

Tuesday Ramblers

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room AB
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Music & Performances
Description:
The Tuesday Ramblers are a bluegrass circle jam who focus on singing and playing.  Level of playing is advanced beginner and up.  They consider themselves a learning jam where one can feel comfortable playing an instrument with people ...
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Computers & Technology, Education & Employment
Description:
*Location: at a table near the Reference Desk* Drop-In and ask one of our local technology experts all manner of technology questions. Remember to bring the device you are asking about with you. ...

Wednesday, October 3rd, 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: Children
Program Type: Storytime & Early Childhood
Description:
We will sing, dance, play and learn though songs, rhymes and simple stories in this program designed for toddlers along with their parents and caregivers. The program concludes with an informal play session. No registration required. ...
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime & Early Childhood
Description:
This storytime features longer books, flannel stories, songs, activities and a craft based around a theme.  No registration required. ...

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
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: 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: 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, October 4th, 2018

Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime & Early Childhood
Description:
We will sing, dance, play and learn though songs, rhymes and simple stories in this program designed for toddlers along with their parents and caregivers. The program concludes with an informal play session. No registration required. ...
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime & Early Childhood
Description:
Parents and caregivers participate along with their babies in this program that emphasizes sharing songs, rhymes, bounces and short stories. The program concludes with an informal play session. No registration required.   ...

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 ...

Friday, October 5th, 2018

Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Health & Wellness, Storytime & Early Childhood
Description:
Don’t get stuck inside this fall! Join us for Yoga and Zumba for little ones, come dressed comfortably & be ready to move! No registration required.   September 14th: Yoga September 28th: Zumba October 5th: Yoga October 12th: Zumba ...
Required
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room A
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Books & Writing, Education & Employment, History & Genealogy, Featured
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Description:
Using the book 101 Great American Poems as a starting point, Paul Lamar will guide students through reading poems by writers who used their art to comment on the events of their times. The discussion will focus on the poems as poems an...
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Teen Room
Ages: Teen, Tween
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Writing, Food & Cooking, Movies & Games
Description:
Drop by the Teen Room on Friday afternoons to hang out, eat snacks, play games, and make stuff! Weekly activities will vary. No registration required. Fall dates: 9/21, 9/28, 10/5, 10/12, 10/26, 11/2, 11/16, and 11/30 ...

Saturday, October 6th, 2018

Free Flu Shot Clinic

10:00am - 2:00pm
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room A
Ages: Adult
Program Type: Health & Wellness, Featured
Description:
Make sure you are prepared this Flu Season! Hannaford pharmacists will provide a flu shot clinic for all those with or without insurance. Flu shot is covered by most insurance, bring insurance card to get shot at no cost. Must be at least 18 yea...

Saturday Storytime

11:00am - 12:00pm
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Storytime & Early Childhood
Description:
All ages can enjoy stories, songs and crafts at our family storytime. No registration required. ...
Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Description:
The whole family can join in the fun at the library with a family fitness zumba class led by a YMCA instructor.  No registration required.   ...