Upcoming Events

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Room

Baby Bookworms (up to 18 months)

January 10, 2019
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
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.   ...

Society for Creative Anachronism Rapier Fencing Practice

January 10, 2019
5:30pm - 8:30pm
Multi-Purpose Room
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Age Group: 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. ...

Meditation on Breathing

January 10, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
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: 26
Description:
Learn and practice ‘Meditation on breathing’, a beginner's step on the path of mindfulness which can be practiced anywhere, anytime. Please register. Registration begins on December 13.  ...

Moving & Grooving with the YMCA (ages 3-5)

January 11, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Multi-Purpose Room
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Health & Wellness, Storytime & Early Childhood
Description:
Don’t get stuck inside this winter! Join us for Yoga and Zumba for little ones at the library. Come dressed comfortably and be ready to move! No registration required.   Zumba: January 11, January 25, and February 8 Yoga: January 18, Fe...

Friday Mashup (grades 6-12)

January 11, 2019
3:00pm - 4:30pm
Teen Room
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Teen Room
Age Group: 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. Winter dates: 12/7, 12/14, 1/4, 1/11, 1/18, and 2/1 ...

Saturday Storytime

January 12, 2019
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
Description:
All ages can enjoy stories, songs and crafts at our family storytime. No registration required. ...

Capital Region Romance Writers

January 12, 2019
12:30pm - 4:30pm
Multi-Purpose Room
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Description
A local chapter of Romance Writers of America that meets monthly to discuss the business and craft of writing romantic fiction. For information, email: kellinewby@gmail.com ...

The Giving Tree (K-3)

January 12, 2019
2:00pm - 2:45pm
Meeting Room AB
Registration
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room AB
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Science & Nature
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18
Description:
Author and environmental educator Anita Sanchez will teach about the many gifts of evergreens. Create your own door decoration from pine cones, and sip pine needle tea as we read Shel Silverstein's The Giving Tree. Please register the child only ...

Showing and Discussion of Living While Dying

January 13, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Multi-Purpose Room
Registration
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Health & Wellness, Science & Nature, Featured
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 90
Description:
Join us for a screening of the film Living While Dying followed by a discussion of the film. Please register for this event. Registration will begin on December 16.  The Berkshire Edge called this film, "one filmmaker’s attempt to remove the ...

ENL: English as a New Language

January 14, 2019
9:30am - 12:30pm
EERC
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: EERC
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...

Seminar on the Probate Process with Stephen G. Levy, Esq.

January 14, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Multi-Purpose Room
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Description
Stephen Levy, Esq. will be hosting a free public seminar about the probate process and estate planning. The seminar will cover the following topics: The definition of probate, governing statutes, what does and does not go through probate, who is invo...

Crafter Eve - Dream Catchers

January 14, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Multi-Purpose Room
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Age Group: 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...

Preschool Storytime (ages 3-5)

January 15, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Meeting Room AB
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room AB
Age Group: 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

January 15, 2019
2:00pm - 5:00pm
Meeting Room AB
Registration
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room AB
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Movies & Games, Featured
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 29
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.  Player match-u...

Drop-In Tuesday Tech Time

January 15, 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. ...

Feedback/input session for a water quality valuation research project

January 15, 2019
5:15pm - 7:15pm
Meeting Room A
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room A
Description
Environmental economists at the University of Connecticut are conducting a nationally-relevant study on how water quality affects people's quality of life. Massachusetts, New York, and Connecticut will be three focus states. We need 8-12 volunteers f...

Library Board of Trustees Meeting

January 15, 2019
7:30pm - 9:00pm
Multi-Purpose Room
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Program Type: Board of Trustees, Local Interest, Featured
Description:
Monthly East Greenbush Library Board of Trustees Meeting. Public is welcome to attend. ...

ENL: English as a New Language

January 16, 2019
9:30am - 12:30pm
EERC
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: EERC
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...

Toddler Time (18 – 36 months)

January 16, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Multi-Purpose Room
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Age Group: 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. ...

Preschool Storytime (ages 3-5)

January 16, 2019
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
Description:
This storytime features longer books, flannel stories, songs, activities and a craft based around a theme.  No registration required. ...

Capital View Toastmasters Open House

January 16, 2019
11:45am - 1:15pm
Meeting Room B
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room B
Description
Capital View Toastmasters help people improve their leadership and communication skills in a safe, supportive environment. Come to our Open House to learn more!...

TV Club

January 16, 2019
3:15pm - 4:30pm
Multi-Purpose Room
Registration
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Age Group: Teen, Tween
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18
Description:
Volunteer your time and talents to help complete service projects, assist with library programs, and more! Earn volunteer credit hours for your time. Please register in advance. ...

30-minute Genealogy Appointments

January 16, 2019
5:00pm - 5:30pm
EERC
Registration
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: EERC
Age Group: 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. She also works with the more experienced genealogist in need of an 'extra set of eyes' or a brainstorming ...

30-minute Genealogy Appointments

January 16, 2019
5:30pm - 6:00pm
EERC
Registration
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: EERC
Age Group: 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. She also works with the more experienced genealogist in need of an 'extra set of eyes' or a brainstorming ...

30-minute Genealogy Appointments

January 16, 2019
6:00pm - 6:30pm
EERC
Registration
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: EERC
Age Group: 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. She also works with the more experienced genealogist in need of an 'extra set of eyes' or a brainstorming ...