Upcoming Events

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Room

Robert Bode

All Day2/1 - 2/29
Exhibit Walls
Library Branch: Exhibits
Room: Exhibit Walls
Description
The Joys of Childhood. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Open Recreation Space

February 21, 2020
9:30am - 2:30pm
Meeting Room AB
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room AB
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Movies & Games
Description:
Adults of all ages and abilities are encouraged to come and enjoy open recreation time at the library between 9:30-2:30.  Tables and chairs will be set up and coloring supplies and board games will be on hand.  Sit down and relax,...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Clifford’s Birthday! (ages 3+)

February 21, 2020
11:00am - 12:30pm
Multi-Purpose Room
Registration
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime & Early Childhood
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 1
Description:
Celebrate Clifford’s birthday with WMHT!  Watch a short Clifford episode, make big red dog crafts, and meet Clifford and get your picture taken with him. Please register the CHILD ONLY beginning Saturday, February 1. ...

Mavens of Mayhem

February 22, 2020
10:30am - 12:30pm
Meeting Room A
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room A
Description
Mavens of Mayhem meeting. ...

CMTA (Charcot Marie Tooth Association) Albany Branch Meeting

February 22, 2020
11:00am - 12:00pm
Meeting Room B
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room B
Description
I am the new branch leader of the CMTA Albany branch (webpage for reference: https://www.cmtausa.org/resource-directory/2237/upstate-ny-cmta-branch/). This will be the first meeting the branch has had in years, so the event will be inviting community...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Saturday Storytime

February 22, 2020
11:00am - 12:00pm
Multi-Purpose Room
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime & Early Childhood, Featured
Description:
All ages can enjoy stories, songs and crafts at our family storytime. No registration required. ...

Mock Trial team practice

February 23, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Meeting Room A
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room A
Description
A meeting to prepare for upcoming Mock Trial competitions. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

The Underground Railroad: Whose Story Do We Tell?

February 23, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Multi-Purpose Room
Registration
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: History & Genealogy, Featured
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 43
Description:
What more is there to know about the Underground Railroad? It was all about Harriet Tubman and Frederick Douglass and helping escaping slaves find freedom in Canada, wasn't it? Whose voices contributed to this image of Underground Railroad hist...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

AARP TaxAide

February 24, 2020
9:00am - 4:30pm
Meeting Room AB
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room AB
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Legal & Financial
Description:
Tax preparation by appointment only.  Registration begins on Tuesday, January 14, 2020, and will be taken through the 2-1-1 information line: To make an appointment, dial 2-1-1 within the Capital Region.  If you are calling from outsi...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

ENL: English as a New Language

February 24, 2020
9:30am - 12:30pm
Hurr Education Center
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Hurr Education Center
Age Group: 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...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Safe Space for Writing with Sisters in Crime

February 24, 2020
1:00pm - 3:30pm
Hurr Education Center
Registration
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Hurr Education Center
Age Group: 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...

Book Club: Women Who Run With Wolves

February 24, 2020
5:15pm - 7:30pm
Multi-Purpose Room
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Description
Multi-generational women's book discussion group holds the second group discussion on Women Who Run With Wolves by Clarissa Estes. ...

Schodack Folk Sessions (learning session) Open to public

February 24, 2020
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Meeting Room A
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room A
Description
Schodack Folk Sessions has been presenting free (Folk Music performance" learning sessions in Albany and Rensselaer County for over a decade. Though not a library event - any member of the public is welcome to listen, sing, or bring any type of acou...

Tuesday Ramblers

February 25, 2020
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Meeting Room AB
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room AB
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 who enjoy pickin'...

Staff Manual Update Project

February 25, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Hurr Education Center
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Hurr Education Center
Description
Staff Manual Update Project meeting ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Drop-In Tuesday Tech Time

February 25, 2020
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Computers & Technology, Education & Employment
Description:
*Location: at a table in the Main Reading Room 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

February 25, 2020
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Meeting Room A
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room A
Description
The Writer's Bloc is a writing group for adults. We meet once a month and exchange writing between its members and provide feedback at each meeting. It's open to the public....
This event is in the "Adult" group.

ENL: English as a New Language

February 26, 2020
9:30am - 12:30pm
Hurr Education Center
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Hurr Education Center
Age Group: 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...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Art Discovery (ages 2-5)

February 26, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
Multi-Purpose Room
Registration
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytime & Early Childhood
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Description:
The Arts Center of the Capital Region will be exploring art, music and movement! Please register the CHILD ONLY beginning Saturday, February 1. ...
This event is in the "Teen" group.
This event is in the "Tween" group.

Teen Anime Club

February 26, 2020
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Multi-Purpose Room
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Age Group: Teen, Tween
Program Type: Movies & Games
Description:
Join us on Wednesday afternoons for anime and snacks! No registration required. Winter dates: 12/4, 12/11, 1/8, 1/29, 2/12, 2/26 ...

Girl Scout troop 5514

February 26, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Meeting Room A
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room A
Description
Girl Scout meeting...

LVORC Tutoring

February 27, 2020
11:00am - 1:00pm
Hurr Education Center
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Hurr Education Center
Description:
Tutoring session: Literacy Volunteers of Rensselaer County ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Open Recreation Space

February 28, 2020
9:30am - 2:30pm
Meeting Room AB
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room AB
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Movies & Games
Description:
Adults of all ages and abilities are encouraged to come and enjoy open recreation time at the library between 9:30-2:30.  Tables and chairs will be set up and coloring supplies and board games will be on hand.  Sit down and relax,...