Upcoming Events

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Age
Program Type
Room

ENL: English as a New Language

May 20, 2019
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...

Monday Morning Book Discussion

May 20, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Multi-Purpose Room
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Age Group: 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...

Safe Space for Writing with Sisters in Crime

May 20, 2019
1:00pm - 3:30pm
Meeting Room B
Registration
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room B
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...

Red Cross Blood Drive

May 20, 2019
1:00pm - 6:00pm
Multi-Purpose Room
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Age Group: 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...

Drop-In Tuesday Tech Time

May 21, 2019
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. ...

Build Your Resume in Microsoft Word

May 21, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Meeting Room A
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room A
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Computers & Technology, Featured
Description:
Join Sarah McFadden, whom many of you will know from her Tuesday Tech Time work, in this exploration of resume building. She will cover skills like formatting, word processing, resume creation and some job searching skills. Bring your own l...

ENL: English as a New Language

May 22, 2019
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...

Women's Voices - Women Poets

May 23, 2019
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Meeting Room A
Registration
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room A
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Books & Writing, History & Genealogy, Featured
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 17
Description:
Three group sessions focus on how two key women poets grapple with the age old problem of our relationship with the nature/God, earth/paradise, or alternatively, the life we live and love and the life beyond us. We will focus on two major poets; ...

Open Recreation Space

May 24, 2019
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,...

Drop-In Tuesday Tech Time

May 28, 2019
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. ...

ENL: English as a New Language

May 29, 2019
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...

Death Cafe - East Greenbush Community Library

May 29, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Multi-Purpose Room
Registration
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Health & Wellness, Featured
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 45
Description:
Death Cafes host conversations about death. Eat cake, drink tea, and discuss death, as the saying goes. The objective is to increase awareness of death with a view to helping people make the most of their (finite) lives. Kathy Gibson, presenter....

Open Recreation Space

May 31, 2019
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,...

Operation Gratitude

May 31, 2019
10:00am - 2:00pm
Multi-Purpose Room
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Age Group: Adult, All Ages
Program Type: Local Interest, Featured
Description:
Say Thank You to our active military personnel and to our veterans by stopping in and writing a letter. Letters will be sent to Operation Gratitude. Operation Gratitude is an organization that sends care packages to Veterans and Deployed Troo...

ENL: English as a New Language

June 3, 2019
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...

Safe Space for Writing with Sisters in Crime

June 3, 2019
1:00pm - 3:30pm
Meeting Room B
Registration
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room B
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...

Monday Evening Book Discussion

June 3, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Multi-Purpose Room
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Age Group: 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. ...

Drop-In Tuesday Tech Time

June 4, 2019
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. ...

ENL: English as a New Language

June 5, 2019
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...

30-minute Genealogy Appointments

June 5, 2019
5:00pm - 5:30pm
Hurr Education Center
Registration
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Hurr Education Center
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: History & Genealogy, Featured
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. She also works with the more experienced genealogist in need of an 'extra set of eyes' or a brainstorming ...

30-minute Genealogy Appointments

June 5, 2019
5:30pm - 6:00pm
Hurr Education Center
Registration
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Hurr Education Center
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: History & Genealogy, Featured
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. She also works with the more experienced genealogist in need of an 'extra set of eyes' or a brainstorming ...

30-minute Genealogy Appointments

June 5, 2019
6:00pm - 6:30pm
Hurr Education Center
Registration
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Hurr Education Center
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: History & Genealogy, Featured
Registration Required
Waitlist 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. She also works with the more experienced genealogist in need of an 'extra set of eyes' or a brainstorming ...

30-minute Genealogy Appointments

June 5, 2019
6:30pm - 7:00pm
Hurr Education Center
Registration
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Hurr Education Center
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: History & Genealogy, Featured
Registration Required
Waitlist 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. She also works with the more experienced genealogist in need of an 'extra set of eyes' or a brainstorming ...

30-minute Genealogy Appointments

June 5, 2019
7:00pm - 7:30pm
Hurr Education Center
Registration
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Hurr Education Center
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: History & Genealogy, Featured
Registration Required
Waitlist 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. She also works with the more experienced genealogist in need of an 'extra set of eyes' or a brainstorming ...

Dementia Basics & The Alzheimer's Caregiver Support Initiative

June 6, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Meeting Room A
Registration
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room A
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Health & Wellness, Featured
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 27
Description:
This program will provide an overview of dementia, including information about some specific types,  symptoms and challenges that both the person with the disease and the caregiver of that person face. The Alzheimer's Caregiver...

Study Skills with Capital District Educational Opportunity Center

June 6, 2019
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Meeting Room A
Registration
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room A
Age Group: Adult, Teen
Program Type: Education & Employment
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Description:
Focused on note-taking, test-taking, and concentration techniques, let the experts from Hudson Valley Community College's Educational Opportunity Center show you some useful tips and tricks to get more from your study time. Registration appre...

ENL: English as a New Language

June 10, 2019
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...