Upcoming Events

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Room

Tuesday Ramblers

May 14, 2019
12:45pm - 3:45pm
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 14, 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. ...

Social Security Made Easy

May 14, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Meeting Room B
Registration
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room B
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Legal & Financial
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Description:
Today’s baby boomers can expect to live longer in their retirement years due to rapid advances in science, medicine and technology. As a result, increased concerns over longevity are causing a major paradigm shift in how people view the concept of re...

ENL: English as a New Language

May 15, 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 15, 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 15, 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. ...

TV Club

May 15, 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: 20
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. ...

Free Monthly Movie - On the Basis of Sex

May 15, 2019
6:30pm - 8:30pm
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: 90
Description:
The film tells an inspiring and spirited true story that follows young lawyer Ruth Bader Ginsburg as she teams with her husband Marty to bring a groundbreaking case before the U.S. Court of Appeals and overturn a century of gender discrimination. The...

Toddler Time (18 – 36 months)

May 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. ...

Baby Bookworms (up to 18 months)

May 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:
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.   ...

Food for Thought Cookbook Club - The Art of Tapas

May 16, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Multi-Purpose Room
Registration
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Food & Cooking, Featured
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 35
Description:
Join us in a discussion of cookbooks, recipes, and food. Bring a dish to serve, if you wish, but it is not required. Mangia!  Registration appreciated. The theme for this month's Cookbook Club is The Art of Tapas: Small Plates! ...

Women in poetry

May 16, 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 17, 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,...

Friday Mashup (grades 6-12)

May 17, 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 18, 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. ...
Registration
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Books & Writing, Featured
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 80
Description:
Wanda Fischer has loved baseball since she was nearly eight years old. At one point in her life, she aspired to become a sportswriter; however, in the mid-to-late 1960s, that avenue was difficult for women to pursue. After retiring from a 40-year car...

Greenbush Historical Society - Lost Radio Rounders

May 19, 2019
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: 90
Description:
Tom Lindsay and Michael Eck, performing on guitar, banjo, mandolin, and ukulele, are upstate New York’s premiere acoustic Americana duo. They will explore our great history through music and songs such as the Montaukers, the Battle of Saratoga, and t...

ENL: English as a New Language

May 20, 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...

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...

Good Buy Book Club

May 20, 2019
6:45pm - 8:30pm
Meeting Room A
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room A
Description
Book club discussion.  For more information, contact: Ginny Lazzaro Phone: 518-465-5469 Email: ginny.lazzaro8@gmail.com ...

Preschool Storytime (ages 3-5)

May 21, 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. ...

Tuesday Ramblers

May 21, 2019
12:45pm - 3:45pm
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'...