Events & Exhibits at the Library

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Library Board Meeting

Wednesday Oct 3, 2018, 7:30 p.m.

Monthly meetings: the Library Board usually meets the first Wednesday of the month at 7:30 p.m.

Please call the library for specific dates.

Read about the Board of Trustees.

Pre-School Story & Craft for ages 3 & 4

Thursday Oct 4, 2018, 4:30 p.m. 5:15 p.m.

Story and craft icon

Weekly: Children ages 3 - 5 (not yet in Kindergarten) are invited to join Miss Nancy for stories and crafts weekly on Thursdays, 4:30 - 5:15 pm.

Please call 845-359-4595 or come in to register.

Pajama Time

Thursday Oct 4, 2018, 6:30 p.m. 7 p.m.

All ages welcome with an adult.

Monthly: First Thursdays, 6:30 - 7 pm

Oct. 4, Nov. 1, Dec. 6

Come to the library in your jammies for a story time before bed. Teddy Bears welcome!

Please call 845-359-4595 or come in to register.

Let's Knit: Halloween

Thursday Oct 4, 2018, 6:30 p.m. 7:30 p.m.

Thursdays: October 4 - 25.

For children ages 9 and up with an adult practice partner.

Join us for a Halloween-themed knitting project. Knit your own trick-or-treat bag! This is a beginner knitting project for those who have just started to knit, or those who want to learn how. We will meet for the 4 Thursdays in October. Yarn provided. Bring your needles if you have them.

Child-adult pairs register together by calling 845-359-4595 or visiting the front desk.

Canasta Lessons

Friday Oct 5, 2018, 12:30 p.m. 2:30 p.m.

REGISTRATION OPENS MONDAY, AUGUST 20

Two series of Canasta lessons will be offered.

Choose one series.

Call 845-359-4595 to register.

Series I: Fridays, Sept. 7 - Oct. 19 (except Sept. 21), 12:30 - 2:30 pm

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Series II: Fridays, Oct. 26 - Nov. 30 (except Nov. 23), 12:30 - 2:30 pm

Art Classes for Kids Grades 1 - 3

Saturday Oct 6, 2018, noon 12:45 p.m.

Madeline painting

3D Interior inspired by Lewis Carroll's Alice in Wonderland and contemporary Korean artist JeeYoung Lee by Madeline Wennerod

Saturdays, 12:00 - 12:45 PM, September 15 - December 15.

REGISTRATION OPENS AUGUST 20. Please phone 359-4595 to register.

The Dennis P. McHugh Piermont Public Library will offer a series of Art Classes for students entering grades 1 - 3 taught by Alexis Starke. Classes will be held on Saturdays from 12:00 - 12:45 PM and run from September through December culminating with an Art Exhibition in the Library's gallery spaces in June.

Classes will cover a variety of materials and techniques in drawing, painting, design, sculpture, mixed media, collage, printmaking, and crafts. Inspiration will be taken from the greats of art history, contemporary artists, and our beautiful surroundings in Piermont on the Hudson River. Creativity will be developed in a supportive environment. And of course we always have fun!

Classes are free and all materials are included. Older clothes and/ or smocks (provided by the library or by students) are recommended. Please arrive to class a couple of minutes early to put on a smock and get settled. Classes may held outside when possible in the Library's gardens and in adjacent parks and open space. These are drop-off classes. Please feel free to e-mail alexis.starke@gmail.com with any questions about the classes. Please phone the library at 359-4595 to register.

Story Time for Babies and Toddlers

Monday Oct 8, 2018, 10:15 a.m. 10:45 a.m.

Weekly: Monday mornings (except on holidays).

Stories and songs for children up to 3 years old with an adult.

Registration is no longer required, but each session will be limited to the first 15 children who arrive. This is necessary for an optimal Story Time in our space.

Story Time for Babies and Toddlers - session II

Monday Oct 8, 2018, 11:15 a.m. 11:45 a.m.

Weekly: Monday mornings (except on holidays).

Stories and songs for children up to 3 years old with an adult.

Registration is no longer required, but each session will be limited to the first 15 children who arrive. This is necessary for an optimal Story Time in our space.

Crazy 8s Math Club For Grades K - 2

Monday Oct 8, 2018, 5 p.m. 6 p.m.

Mondays: Sept. 17 - Nov. 19 except holidays

Join Crazy 8s, where you'll build stuff, run and jump, make music, and make a mess... it's a totally new kind of math club!

Please call 845-359-4595 or come in to register.

Art Classes for Children in Grades 5 and up

Tuesday Oct 9, 2018, 5 p.m. 6 p.m.

april 3 painting

Surrealist Interior inspired by Belgian Surrealist René Magritte by April Campana

Tuesdays 5 p.m. – 6 p.m., September 11 - December 18.

REGISTRATION OPENS AUGUST 20. Please phone 359-4595 to register .

The Dennis P. McHugh Piermont Public Library will offer a series of Art Classes for students entering grades 5 and up taught by Alexis Starke. Classes will be held on Tuesdays and run from September through December culminating with an Art Exhibition in the Library's gallery spaces in June.

Classes will cover a variety of materials and techniques in drawing, painting, design, sculpture, mixed media, collage, printmaking, and crafts. Inspiration will be taken from the greats of art history, contemporary artists, and our beautiful surroundings in Piermont on the Hudson River. Creativity will be developed in a supportive environment. And of course we always have fun!

Classes are free and all materials are included. Older clothes and/ or smocks (provided by the library or by students) are recommended. Please arrive to class a couple of minutes early to put on a smock and get settled. Classes may be held outside when possible in the Library's gardens and in adjacent parks and open space. These are drop-off classes. Please feel free to e-mail alexis.starke@gmail.com with any questions about the classes. Please phone the library at 359-4595 to register.

Art Classes for Kids Grades 2 - 4

Wednesday Oct 10, 2018, 5 p.m. 5:45 p.m.

Josephine painting

Interior from Memory inspired by contemporary American artist Ann Toebbe by Josephine Matulac

Wednesdays, 5 p.m. – 5:45 p.m., September 12 - December 19.

REGISTRATION OPENS AUGUST 20. Please phone 359-4595 to register .

The Dennis P. McHugh Piermont Public Library will offer a series of Art Classes for students entering 2 - 4 taught by Alexis Starke. Classes will be held on Wednesdays from 5:00 - 5:45 PM and run from September through December culminating with an Art Exhibition in the Library's gallery spaces in June.

Classes will cover a variety of materials and techniques in drawing, painting, design, sculpture, mixed media, collage, printmaking, and crafts. Inspiration will be taken from the greats of art history, contemporary artists, and our beautiful surroundings in Piermont on the Hudson River. Creativity will be developed in a supportive environment. And of course we always have fun!

Classes are free and all materials are included. Older clothes and/ or smocks (provided by the library or by students) are recommended. Please arrive to class a couple of minutes early to put on a smock and get settled. Classes may be held outside when possible in the Library's gardens and in adjacent parks and open space. These are drop-off classes. Please feel free to e-mail alexis.starke@gmail.com with any questions about the classes. Please phone the library at 359-4595 to register.

Pre-School Story & Craft for ages 3 & 4

Thursday Oct 11, 2018, 4:30 p.m. 5:15 p.m.

Story and craft icon

Weekly: Children ages 3 - 5 (not yet in Kindergarten) are invited to join Miss Nancy for stories and crafts weekly on Thursdays, 4:30 - 5:15 pm.

Please call 845-359-4595 or come in to register.

Book Buddies for Readers in Grades K - 2

Thursday Oct 11, 2018, 6 p.m. 7 p.m.

Monthly: Second Thursdays, 6 - 7 pm

Oct. 11, Nov. 8, Dec. 13

Please call 845-359-4595 or come in to register.

Let's Knit: Halloween

Thursday Oct 11, 2018, 6:30 p.m. 7:30 p.m.

Thursdays: October 4 - 25.

For children ages 9 and up with an adult practice partner.

Join us for a Halloween-themed knitting project. Knit your own trick-or-treat bag! This is a beginner knitting project for those who have just started to knit, or those who want to learn how. We will meet for the 4 Thursdays in October. Yarn provided. Bring your needles if you have them.

Child-adult pairs register together by calling 845-359-4595 or visiting the front desk.

Canasta Lessons

Friday Oct 12, 2018, 12:30 p.m. 2:30 p.m.

REGISTRATION OPENS MONDAY, AUGUST 20

Two series of Canasta lessons will be offered.

Choose one series.

Call 845-359-4595 to register.

Series I: Fridays, Sept. 7 - Oct. 19 (except Sept. 21), 12:30 - 2:30 pm

-or-

Series II: Fridays, Oct. 26 - Nov. 30 (except Nov. 23), 12:30 - 2:30 pm

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