Upcoming Events

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Room

Tuesday Ramblers

May 7, 2019
12:45pm - 3:15pm
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'...

Drop-In Tuesday Tech Time

May 7, 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. ...

Reducing Caregiver Stress

May 7, 2019
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Meeting Room A
Registration
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room A
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 35
Description:
Many times caregivers experience a variety of emotions when providing care for a loved one, including stress. Addressing caregiver stress can help promote caregiver wellness and lead to the rediscovery of the positive aspects of caregiving. Prese...

Greenbush Garden Club - Annual Business Meeting

May 7, 2019
6:00pm - 8:30pm
Multi-Purpose Room
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: History & Genealogy, Featured
Description:
Annual Business Meeting of Greenbush Garden Club. No presentation will take place, but those interested in becoming members are welcome.  ...

ENL: English as a New Language

May 8, 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)

May 8, 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)

May 8, 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. ...

Teen Anime Club

May 8, 2019
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 for an afternoon of anime and snacks! No registration required. Spring dates: 3/13, 3/27, 4/3, 4/17, 5/8, 5/29 ...

Legal Project Free Legal Consultations

May 8, 2019
5:30pm - 7:30pm
EERC
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: EERC
Age Group: 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. ...

Society for Creative Anachronism Bardic Practice

May 8, 2019
6:00pm - 8:30pm
Meeting Room B
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room B
Age Group: 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...

Toddler Time (18 – 36 months)

May 9, 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. ...

Baby Bookworms (up to 18 months)

May 9, 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.   ...

Dance Practice

May 9, 2019
5:45pm - 8:30pm
Multi-Purpose Room
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Description
Dance practice for group of 12....

Women in poetry

May 9, 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: 20
Description:
Women writers have historically used poetry to express their thoughts on the human condition and historical events. In this class, we will explore the works of Emily Dickinson, Elizabeth Bishop, Louise Glück, and Amy Clampitt among many others. Join ...

Open Recreation Space

May 10, 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,...

Art Discovery (ages 2-5)

May 10, 2019
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
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Description:
Explore music, art and movement at the library with Kim Tateo, teacher from The Arts Center of the Capital Region. Registration required. Please register the CHILD ONLY beginning March 1 @ 9 am.  ...

Friday Mashup (grades 6-12)

May 10, 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, Computers & Technology, 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. Spring dates: 3/1, 3/8, 3/22, 3/29, 4/5, 4/12, 5/3, 5/10, 5/17, 5/24, 5/31 ...

Saturday Storytime

May 11, 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

May 11, 2019
12:30pm - 4:00pm
Meeting Room AB
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room AB
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: lucinda.race.write@gmail.com   ...

Mother's Day Craft (ages 3+)

May 11, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Multi-Purpose Room
Registration
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 40
Description:
Make a card and a gift for a special mom in your life.   Registration required. Please register the CHILD ONLY beginning April 1 @ 9 am. ...

Brassy and Sassy: Music for Mom

May 12, 2019
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Multi-Purpose Room
Registration
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Music & Performances, Featured
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 90
Description:
Celebrate Mom this Mother's Day with us! We welcome the Dominant 5 Brass Quintet to shower Mom with traditional brass quintet music, along with some jazz standards. Please register. Registration begins April 15.  ...

ENL: English as a New Language

May 13, 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...

AARP Smart Driver Course

May 13, 2019
9:30am - 4:00pm
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: 36
Description:
The library, in conjunction with the NEW AARP Smart Driver program, 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...

Crafter Eve - Peace Flags

May 13, 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...

Mohawk Hudson Chapter AMC

May 13, 2019
6:00pm - 8:30pm
Meeting Room A
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room A
Description
Executive Committee Meeting of Mohawk Hudson Chapter...

Preschool Storytime (ages 3-5)

May 14, 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:
This storytime features longer books, flannel stories, songs, activities and a craft based around a theme.  No registration required. ...