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Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Age Group: Adult, Teen, Tween, Children, All Ages
Program Type: Featured
Description:
September is Library Card Sign-up Month.  Kids who sign up for their first library card in September will receive a goodie bag and can add their name to our Jedi Reader Display! Event continues throughout the month.  Adults can apply fo...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

CANCELED: AARP Smart Driver

10:30am - 5:00pm
Multi-Purpose Room
Registration
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Legal & Financial
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Description:
PLEASE NOTE: The AARP Driver Safety national office has canceled all driver safety classes for the month of September due to the current increase in COVID cases -  -  -  -  -  -  -  -  -  -&nb...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Monday Night Book Chat

7:00pm - 9:00pm
Library Branch: Virtual Events
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Books & Writing, Featured
Description:
What have you been reading lately? Join our Monday night Facebook book chat to share your recent reads and gather recommendations from librarians and other readers. These days, it’s more important than ever for us to stay connected, so...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Registration
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Legal & Financial, Featured
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Description:
Given the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the job market, the value of understanding your Social Security benefits is timely. Many people are being forced to exit the workforce earlier than they had anticipated and are uncertain when to start coll...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Selling on Etsy

6:00pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Virtual Events
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Computers & Technology, Education & Employment
Description:
Are you a crafter, picker, or maker? Start selling online or expand your existing business into a new market with Etsy, an online marketplace focused on the unique, vintage, and creative. Learn the basics of setting up a shop and creating listings, p...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Computers & Technology, Education & Employment, Featured
Description:
  Our drop-in tech help sessions are back! Stop by the library between 4:00-6:00 pm on Wednesdays to ask one of our local technology experts your questions. Remember to bring the device you are asking about with you. (Please note the ti...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.
This event is in the "Tween" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Farmers' Market

4:00pm - 6:30pm
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Age Group: Adult, Teen, Tween, Children, All Ages
Program Type: Featured
Description:
Wednesdays (rain or shine) *new hours* September 1- 29th 4-6:30 pm in September Stop in and grab some farm-fresh goods, gourmet items, dinner-to-go and more! There are a variety of vendors offering farm-fresh produce, meats, baked ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Knitting & Crocheting for Beginners

11:00am - 12:15pm
Multi-Purpose Room
Registration
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
THIS CLASS IS FULL           ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Butterfly Gardens with the Greenbush Garden Club

6:00pm - 7:45pm
Multi-Purpose Room
Registration
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Science & Nature, Featured
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 17
Description:
  Join us to learn about butterfly gardens! Presented by Teresa Murphy, a Rensselaer County Master Gardener, who will explain how to raise butterflies, what host plants they are attracted to, protective coverings, and their life cycle. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Writing Workshop-Telling Life Stories

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Multi-Purpose Room
Registration
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Books & Writing, Featured
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Description:
This is a 5-session workshop that meets on Tuesdays at 2PM. The first session will be held at the East Greenbush Community Library and all other sessions will be held on Zoom. The aim of the workshop is to bring forth stories from the participant...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Izzy Singer in Concert

6:00pm - 7:15pm
Multi-Purpose Room
Registration
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Featured
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Description:
Israel Singer, performing and recording as a one-man band under the moniker “As Iz”, plays many original songs, as well as selected cover tunes by artists such as the Beatles, Johnny Cash, and Tom Petty. Izzy, a multi-instrumentalist, writes and reco...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Monday Morning Book Discussion

10:00am - 11:00am
Multi-Purpose Room
Registration
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Books & Writing
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Description:
  This month we will discuss Anxious People by Fredrik Backman. Print copies are available in the library, or request a downloadable copy on Overdrive/Libby. Please register. *Mask use required*   ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Monday Evening Book Discussion

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Multi-Purpose Room
Registration
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Books & Writing
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Description:
  **Please note new time: 6:30-7:30 pm** This month we will discuss Know My Name by Chanel Miller. Print copies are available in the library, or request a downloadable copy on Overdrive/Libby. Please register. Mask ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Events
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Books & Writing, Featured
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Description:
This is a 5-session workshop that meets on Tuesdays at 2PM. The first session will be held at the East Greenbush Community Library and all other sessions will be held on Zoom. The aim of the workshop is to bring forth stories from the participant...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Intro to Streaming Video

6:00pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Virtual Events
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Computers & Technology, Education & Employment
Description:
There have never been more options for watching tv, movies, webinars, tutorials, and other video content! Learn how to play web-based video content on your devices with free and paid services and apps - and get that content up onto your television fo...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Virtual Trivia Night

6:30pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Events
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Movies & Games, Featured
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 35
Description:
Find out what everyone is raving about! Join us for a virtual Trivia Night on Zoom. Teams are encouraged! Chose a captain and a fun and unique team name! The captain will be the main contact and the person communicating with the hos...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Virtual Cooking Class

6:00pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Events
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Food & Cooking, Health & Wellness, Featured
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
Description:
Join us for our Hands-On Cooking Class! Families welcome! We will make some tasty, fun and healthy recipes. Felisha Chandler of Cornell Cooperative Extension of Rensselaer County makes learning to cook entertaining as well as educ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Events
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Books & Writing, Featured
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Description:
This is a 5-session workshop that meets on Tuesdays at 2PM. The first session will be held at the East Greenbush Community Library and all other sessions will be held on Zoom. The aim of the workshop is to bring forth stories from the participant...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Events
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Books & Writing, Featured
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Description:
This is a 5-session workshop that meets on Tuesdays at 2PM. The first session will be held at the East Greenbush Community Library and all other sessions will be held on Zoom. The aim of the workshop is to bring forth stories from the participant...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Events
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Computers & Technology, Education & Employment, Featured
Description:
Discover new job opportunities using Google Search, and learn how to organize and enhance your job search experience using G Suite tools. This class is a lecture with demonstrations, taught online, via Zoom.  Skill Level: Intermediate This fr...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Movie-An American in Paris

1:00pm - 4:00pm
Multi-Purpose Room
Registration
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Movies & Games, Featured
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 23
Description:
Join us for an afternoon movie on Veteran's Day. An American in Paris was directed by Vincent Minnelli in glorious Technicolor. Music is by George and Ira Gershwin. Ex-GI Jerry Mulligan (Gene Kelly) falls in love with Parisien shopgirl Lise (Le...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Friends of the Library Meeting

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Multi-Purpose Room
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Friends of the Library
Description:
The Friends meet at 6:30 pm on the third Tuesday of the months of February, April, June, September and November in the East Greenbush Community Library. New members and the community are encouraged to stop in and meet us to join this important commun...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Intro to Cloud Computing

6:00pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Virtual Events
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Computers & Technology, Education & Employment, Featured
Description:
Is your cell phone clogged up and displaying “low storage” alerts? Want to email large batches of photos without a hitch? Need to access your files on the go? Worried about online data safety? We’ll explore the mysterious “Cloud”, and learn how you c...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Events
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Books & Writing, Featured
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Description:
This is a 5-session workshop that meets on Tuesdays at 2PM. The first session will be held at the East Greenbush Community Library and all other sessions will be held on Zoom. The aim of the workshop is to bring forth stories from the participant...