On Friday, July 18, at 5:30 p.m., join us at the library for a movie and dinner, the family edition. The movie is The LEGO Movie rated PG. We will provide pizza and drinks and you bring a dessert or snack to share. This program is appropriate for all ages and is part of Fizz, Boom, Read. Registration is required.

Role playing games

On Friday, July 19, at 2 p.m., Spark a Reaction’s role playing games  — The Art of Role Playing. It combines fantasy and science fiction, social interaction, collaboration, acting, storytelling, and board gaming into a fun filled couple of hours. No materials are needed, simply bring your imagination and drive to be creative.  Limits of six spots are available.  This is for kids in grades six and up. Registration is required.

Making Marionettes

On Monday, July 21 and Tuesday, July 22 from 1 to 2:30 p.m., come to the library for Spark a Reaction – “ Making Marionettes with Morgan Kelly”. Spend a fun afternoon learning how to design and build your own marionette puppet. This program is appropriate for kids going into sixth grade and up. Registration is required.

Board games

On Monday, July 21, from 3 to 5 p.m., join us for Fizz, Boom, Read: “Board at the Library”. We'll be playing some new and exciting board games all afternoon. Snack will be provided. This is appropriate for kids going into grades two to six.

Family film

On Monday, July 21, at 6:30 p.m., the library will show The Absent Minded Professor rated G. The popcorn is free.  No registration is required.

Story time

On Tuesday, July 22, at 10:45 a.m., join us for drop in story time. Get ready to move in this interactive story time designed especially for children newborn to age six and their caregivers. We'll read books, sing songs, recite fingerplays, dance, and watch a short movie based on a weekly theme. No registration is required.

Mahjong Mania

On Tuesday, July 22, at 1 p.m., men and women are invited to come learn the game of Mahjong.  No experience is necessary, just a willingness to learn and have fun.  No registration is necessary.

Book discussion

On Tuesday, July 22, at 7 p.m., come to the library and discuss Body Surfing by Anita Shreve. Books are available at the customer service desk.

Computer help

On Wednesday, July 23, from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., help is available with simple tasks on the computer. Make an appointment for semi-private instruction with a computer help specialist. You'll have an hour to ask questions and have hands on instruction. Call now for an appointment at 827-5142.  Registration is required.

Kaleidoscopes

On Wednesday, July 23, at 1 p.m., join us for Fizz, Boom, Read: “Mirror Magic”.  Mirror, mirror on the wall.....learn about the how's and why's of reflection using a variety of kaleidoscopes. Each participant will create a kaleidoscope to take home. This program is presented by the Scotia Glenville Children's Museum.  Appropriate for children going into grades two to five. Registration is required.

LEGOS

On Wednesday, July 24, at 1 p.m., the library will have Fizz, Boom, Read - “LEGOS”. Get ready to use your engineering skills to create a kinetic object, that means something with moving parts. It's up to you how you use your imagination to complete this challenge. This program is appropriate for children going into grades one through five. Registration is required.

Knitting Circle

On Thursday, July 24, at 7 p.m., the friendly ladies of the Knitting Circle meet to knit, crochet, embroider, quilt, and more. You can learn a new skill here or share your own special talents with others or just craft in the company of friends. Drop in anytime. No registration is required

Book sale

On Saturday, July 26, from 1 a.m. to 1 p.m., come join us for our annual book sale. We have a great selection of books, fiction, non-fiction, and children’s books.  Also DVD's and audio books.

For more information, see our website at www.middleburghlibrary.info.

On Monday, July 7, at 2 p.m., The Middleburgh Library’s Spark a Reaction is Read & Feed. We'll be making some tacos and other snacks to share while we talk about the books we've been reading, or your favorite movie. Bring any books you might like to share. This program is for kids going into grades six and up.  Registration is required. 

Story time

On July 8, at 10:45 a.m., join us at the library for drop-in story time. Get ready to move in this interactive story time designed especially for children up to age six and their caregivers. We'll read books, sing songs, recite fingerplays, dance, and watch a short movie based on a weekly theme. No registration is required.

Mahjong Mania

On Tuesday, July 8, at 1 p.m., men and women are invited to come learn the game of Mahjong. No experience necessary; just a willingness to learn and have fun. No registration is necessary.

Predator and prey

On July 8, at 2 p.m., join us for Fizz, Boom, Read – “Predators & Prey Wildlife Show.” Come see live birds of prey, reptiles and mammals as we discover the relationship between predator and prey and their adaptations for survival and role in nature. Appropriate for all ages.

Computer help

On Wednesday, July 9, from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., the library will offer computer help. Do you need help with simple tasks on the computer?  Make an appointment for semi-private instruction with a computer help specialist.  You'll have an hour to ask questions and have hands on instruction.  Call now for an appointment at 827-5142.  Registration is required.

Kundalini Yoga

On Wednesday, July 9, at 5 p.m., join us for Kundalini Yoga. This program involves repetitive movements with the breath, building strength, toning the nerves and clearing the adrenal glands.  Wear comfortable clothing, and bring two blankets or a mat and blanket. A $5 donation is requested. Use the back entrance when entering the building. No registration is required.

Watercolor and

salt painting

On Wednesday, July 9, at 1 p.m., enjoy Fizz, Boom, Read – “The Magic of Watercolor & Salt Painting” You'll be amazed as you watch your watercolor and salt painting morph before your eyes. This program is presented by The Studio for Art & Craft and is appropriate for all ages. Younger children will need help from an adult.  Registration is required.

Library meeting

On Wednesday, July 9, at 6:30 p.m., the Committee for Sustainable Library Funding will meet.

Melted plastic mobile

On Thursday, July 10, at 1 p.m., enjoy Spark a Reaction – “Melted Plastic Mobile,” at the library. We'll be using clear plastic cups, coloring them with sharpie markers and melting them in the oven to create cool glass like discs to make into a mobile for your room.  This program is for kids in grades six and up.  Registration is required.  

Knitting Circle

On Thursday, July 10, at 7 p.m., the friendly ladies of the Knitting Circle meet to knit, crochet, embroider, quilt, and more. You can learn a new skill here or share your own special talents with others or just craft in the company of friends. Drop in anytime. No registration is required

Concert

On Tuesday, July 15, at 7 p.m., the library presents Sonny & Perley. Sonny Daye and Perley Rousseau achieve a rare musical symbiosis. The husband and wife team have spent the last several years developing and perfecting their unique blend of Jazz, Brazilian Bossa Nova, and international cabaret, which has become their musical signature. Tickets are available at the door.  A $10 donation is suggested.  Please use back entrance.

For more information, see our website at www.middleburghlibrary.info.

On Monday, June 30, at 2 p.m. join us at the Middleburgh Library for Spark a Reaction. Maker Day, time to tinker as we make a toothbrush robot and a lunar rover that lights up.  Projects are yours to take home.  Snacks will be provided.  This program is appropriate for kids going into grades six and up.  Registration is required.

Family film

On Monday, June 30, at 6:30 p.m., join us for a showing of Meet the Robinsons rated G. The popcorn is free! No registration is required.

Story time

On Tuesday, July 1, at 10:45 a.m., get ready to move in this interactive story time designed especially for children newborn to age six and their caregivers. We'll read books, sing songs, recite fingerplays, dance, and watch a short movie based on a weekly theme. No registration is required.

Mahjong Mania

On Tuesday, July 1, at 1 p.m., join us for Mahjong Mania. Men and women are invited to come learn the game of Mahjong.  No experience is necessary, just a willingness to learn and have fun. No registration is necessary.

Summer reading

On Wednesday, July 2, at 1:00 p.m. the library Fizz, Boom, Read –“Frozen Science” will conduct some cool experiments using ice, enjoy some popsicles, and watch the Disney movie Frozen rated PG. This is appropriate for children going into kindergarten and up.  Registration is required.

Knitting Circle

On Thursday, July 3, at 7 p.m., the friendly ladies of the Knitting Circle meet to knit, crochet, embroider, quilt, and more. You can learn a new skill here or share your own special talents with others or just craft in the company of friends. Drop in anytime. No registration is required

For more information, see our website at www.middleburghlibrary.info.

On Tuesday, June 24, at 1 p.m., men and women are invited to come to the Middleburgh Library to learn the game of Mahjong. No experience necessary; just a willingness to learn and have fun. No registration is necessary.

Book discussion

On Tuesday, June 24, at 7 p.m., join us for a discussion of The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt. This discussion will be facilitated by Audrey Kupferberg. 

This program series is made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Cuomo and the New York State Legislature. Sponsored by the Mohawk Valley Library System and participating member libraries.  Copies of the book will be available at the customer service desk.

Kundalini Yoga

On Wednesday, June 25, from 5 to 6:15 p.m., and continuing every other Wednesday, join us for Kundalini Yoga facilitated by Debra Krol. This program involves repetitive movements with the breath, building strength, toning the nerves and clearing the adrenal glands.  Wear comfortable clothing, and bring two blankets or a mat and blanket. A $5 donation is requested. Use the back entrance when entering the building. No registration is required.

Knitting Circle

On Thursday, June 26, at 7 p.m., the friendly ladies of the Knitting Circle meet to knit, crochet, embroider, quilt, and more. You can learn a new skill here or share your own special talents with others or just craft in the company of friends. Drop in anytime. No registration is required

Maker day

On Monday, June 30, at 2 p.m. join us for Spark a Reaction. Time to tinker as we make a toothbrush robot and a lunar rover that lights up.  Projects are yours to take home.  Snacks will be provided.  This program is appropriate for kids going into grades six and up.  Registration is required.

Family film

On Monday, June 30, at 6:30 p.m., join us for a showing of Meet the Robinsons rated G. The popcorn is free! No registration is required.

For more information, see our website at "http://www.middleburghlibrary.info" www.middleburghlibrary.info.

On Monday, June 16, the summer reading program registration begins at the Middleburgh Library.  Stop in, and sign up for a great summer of programs for children. 

Board meets

On Monday, June 16, at 6:30 p.m., there will be a special board meeting of the library’s board of trustees. The public is invited.

Mahjong Mainia

On Tuesday, June 17, at 1 p.m., men and women are invited to come learn the game of Mahjong. No experience necessary; just a willingness to learn and have fun. No registration is necessary.

Concert

On Thursday, June 19, at 7 p.m., join us for a concert with John White Jr. He became a hit, literally overnight at the age of four, by performing with his legendary father Josh White. In 1949, Josh Jr. landed his first role on Broadway. While continuing a solo acting career, Josh went on to perform and record with his father for the next 17 years on radio, television, Broadway, concert halls, and nightclubs around the world. Tickets are available at the door.  A $10 donation is suggested.  Please use back entrance.

Knitting Circle

On Thursday, June 19, at 7 p.m., the friendly ladies of the Knitting Circle meet to knit, crochet, embroider, quilt, and more. You can learn a new skill here or share your own special talents with others or just craft in the company of friends. Drop in anytime. No registration is required

Board games

On Saturday, June 21, from 4 to 10 p.m., the library has adult board games. We are calling all gamers to join us for some good old face-to-face social interaction. Registration is requested.

Book discussion

On Tuesday, June 24, at 7 p.m., join us for a discussion of  The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt. This discussion will be facilitated by Audrey Kupferberg. 

This program series is made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Cuomo and the New York State Legislature. Sponsored by the Mohawk Valley Library System and participating member libraries.  Copies of the book will be available at the customer service desk.

For more information, see our website at www.middleburghlibrary.info.

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