Upcoming Events

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Age
Program Type
Room
This event is in the "Children" group.

Movers & Shakers (ages 1-3)

November 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:
A fun half-hour of music, rhymes and stories followed by a half-hour of playtime. This event is intended for toddlers ages 1-3. No registration required. ...

IlliteratI Book Club

November 14, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Meeting Room A
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room A
Description
November 14th "Women in Sunlight" by Frances Mayes ...

Tutor Training Workshop

November 14, 2019
11:30am - 4:00pm
Meeting Room B
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room B
Description
Basic Literacy Learning - part two. This three hour session is to prepare tutors enrolled in the tutor training workshop with the techniques needed to instruct an English speaker....
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Visit with Eddy Alzheimer’s Services

November 14, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Meeting Room A
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room A
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Description:
Social Workers from Eddy Alzheimer's Services will be available to speak with caregivers of individuals with Alzheimer's and other forms of dementia. Through the Alzheimer's Caregiver Support Initiative, they will provide information and guidance to ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Open Recreation Space

November 15, 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,...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Discovery Play (ages 1-5)

November 15, 2019
10:00am - 11:30am
Multi-Purpose Room
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytime & Early Childhood
Description:
Play is important work! It requires concentration, problem-solving, cooperation, and creativity. This event features self-guided stations as well as a variety of toys available for free play. No registration required.  ...

LVORC Tutoring

November 15, 2019
10:00am - 11:30am
Hurr Education Center
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Hurr Education Center

Prayer Group

November 16, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Meeting Room A
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room A
Description
Informational/prayer Group ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Saturday Storytime

November 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, Featured
Description:
All ages can enjoy stories, songs and crafts at our family storytime. No registration required. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Snap Circuits & Strawbees (ages 5+)

November 16, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Multi-Purpose Room
Registration
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Science & Nature
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Description:
Build with our Strawbees & tinker with Snap Circuit sets.  Registration is required. Please register the CHILD ONLY beginning Tuesday, October 1 @ 9am.  ...

Capital Hudson iris society

November 17, 2019
1:15pm - 4:00pm
Meeting Room AB
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room AB
Description
Gardening related programs ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Greenbush Historical Society presents Troy's Heroic General: John Ellis Wool

November 17, 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:
Although born in Newburgh, NY, Major John Ellis Wool had strong ties to Troy. His military career spanned 51 years, and he served in three consecutive wars - the War of 1812, the Mexican War, and the Civil War - with other important assignments betwe...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

ENL: English as a New Language

November 18, 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...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Monday Morning Book Discussion

November 18, 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...

Cross Stitch Plus

November 18, 2019
10:00am - 2:00pm
Meeting Room A
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room A
Description
Study Group of Embroiderers Guild of America to learn and work on cross stitch and other counted thread stitching techniques....

Tutor Training Workshop

November 18, 2019
11:45am - 4:00pm
Multi-Purpose Room
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Description
This workshop will prepare tutors to work with English language learners....
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Safe Space for Writing with Sisters in Crime

November 18, 2019
1:00pm - 3:30pm
Hurr Education Center
Registration
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Hurr Education Center
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...

Fearless Fretters

November 18, 2019
2:30pm - 5:30pm
Meeting Room A
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room A
Description
Come play or listen to accoustic Old Time String Band dance music. All playing levels are welcome ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Crafter Eve - Stained Glass Flowers

November 18, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Meeting Room AB
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Meeting Room AB
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...

Good Buy Book Club

November 18, 2019
6:45pm - 8:30pm
Hurr Education Center
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Hurr Education Center
Description
Book club discussion.  For more information, contact: Ginny Lazzaro Phone: 518-465-5469 Email: ginny.lazzaro8@gmail.com ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

The 2020 Census - the importance to Rensselaer County of a complete count

November 18, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Multi-Purpose Room
Registration
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Multi-Purpose Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Education & Employment, Featured
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 90
Description:
A Partnership Specialist from the Census Bureau will describe who is counted in the upcoming Census and why, They will also discuss possible obstacles to a complete count and what can be done to ensure a complete count.  Linda von d...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Fantastic 4s & 5s

November 19, 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:
With a specific target audience of 4 and 5-year-olds, this program features longer stories, songs and a craft to promote Kindergarten readiness. No registration required. ...

LVORC Tutoring

November 19, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Hurr Education Center
Library Branch: East Greenbush Community Library
Room: Hurr Education Center
This event is in the "Children" group.

Baby Meet up

November 19, 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:
Bring baby and their blankie to this informal get-together for parents (and grandparents too!). We’ll start the program off with 15 minutes of songs, rhymes and a story followed by play for babies and social time for their grown-ups. This program is ...

Tuesday Ramblers

November 19, 2019
1:00pm - 4:00pm
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'...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Drop-In Tuesday Tech Time

November 19, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
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. ...