Free Children's Programs:

Magic! * Puppets! * Animals!

Held in the library unless noted otherwise
518-494-5384 for information


There are no children's programs scheduled for 2020 yet. Please check back later. Meanwhile, here's what we offered
in 2019!



Thursday, July 11th at 3 p.m.
Birds of Prey, with Trish Marki
Live Raptors!

Thursday, July 18th at 3 p.m.
Rural Soul Drumming 
Play music and sing songs from Africa.


Thursday, July 25th at 3 p.m.
Homespun Community Dancing
with Peter, Paul and George.Dances from the U.S.


and around the world with fiddle and banjo.


Thursday, August 1st at 3 p.m.
Pirates of Book Island
with the Puppet People

Thursday, August 8th at 2 and 3:15 p.m.
Life of a Star and our Sun
with Planetarium Adventures
Limit 25 people in the·Star Lab, so sign-up is required.

Thursday, August 15th at 3 p.m.
Book Magic
with Magician Joey D.

Saturday, October 19th from 1 to 3 p.m.
Painting with Patrice
For kids and adults 10 years and older
Create a painting, 8" x 10" acrylic on canvas. We will make a reproduction of Georgia O'Keeffe's Red Poppy.
All materials provided. $20.00 per person. 15-20 people limit. sign-up required.

Ongoing Programs

Call the Library for details
(518) 494-5384

Story Time
Music and Stories with Wendy. Every Friday at 10:30am


Museum Passes
The Friends have purchased discount or free passes for The Wild Center, Adirondack Experience and the Hyde Collection which can be checked out at the library.





1,000 Book Challenge
For children ages birth to pre-kindergarten. Read 1,000 books with your child before kindergarten, receive a prize book for every 100 read and receive a back pack after 1,000 books!


Sign up at the library.

Book Arts Collection

Selected works from the library's special collection of handmade, limited edition books including some one of a kind children's books.



There is a poster about book typography on view in the display case next to the main Book Arts Collection case.
Or, see the poster online. . .

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Updated 1/8/20