The Middleburgh Library has partnered with SCCAP, New York State Department of Tax and Finance, and My Free Taxes.com to help you file both your state and federal taxes. For further information and appointment times, go to our web site at www.middleburghlibrary.info or call the library at 827-5142.

Story time

On Tuesday, March 3, 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 and their caregivers.  We’ll read books, sing songs, recite fingerplays, dance, and watch a short movie based on a weekly theme. 

Mahjong

On Tuesday, March 3, at 1 p.m., at the library, adults are invited to come learn the game of Mahjong.  No experience is necessary, just a willingness to learn and have fun. No registration is required.

Kundalini Yoga

On Wednesday, March 4, 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. Please use the back entrance when entering the building.  No registration is required

Knitting Circle

On Thursdays, March 5, 12, 19, and 26, at 7 p.m., the friendly ladies knit and crochet, embroider and 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 meets

On Monday, March 9, at 6:30 p.m., the library’s board of trustees will meet. Our meetings are open to the public. Please join us.

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

On Sunday, Feb. 22, at 2 p.m. join us at the Middleburgh Library for the Reel Talk Film Festival’s showing of The Anatomy of a Great Deception. In the film, businessman-turned filmmaker, David Hooper takes the audience down the rabbit hole to get a deeper look at the evidence.  He presents a compelling case for why, even after a decade, the story of 9/11 remains relevant. 

You are welcome to join our new documentary film and discussion series, Reel Talk. Our next movie will be announced soon. Refreshments will be served, and registration is required. 

Board meets

On Monday, Feb. 23, at 6:30 p.m., the library’s board of trustees will meet. Our meetings are open to the public. Please join us. The snow date is Feb. 24.  Note this meeting was postponed from Feb. 9 due to the snowstorm.

Story time

On Tuesday, Feb. 24, 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 and their caregivers.  We’ll read books, sing songs, recite fingerplays, dance, and watch a short movie based on a weekly theme. 

Mahjong

On Tuesday, Feb. 24, at 1 p.m., at the library, adults are invited to come learn the game of Mahjong.  No experience is necessary, just a willingness to learn and have fun. No registration is required.

Book discussion

On Tuesday, Feb. 24, at 7 p.m., join our book discussion of The Boy on the Bus by Deborah Schupak. Imagine that you’ve sent your son off to school, the boy you’ve always known, only to have him return as someone else. He’s different somehow, changed, and though you feel this to be true, you can find little physical evidence to prove your intuition. Is it in your mind or is something actually amiss?  No registration is required.  Books may be picked up at the information desk.  

Preschool science

On Wednesday, Feb. 25, at 11 a.m., preschoolers’ age’s three to five will learn about basic science through stories and hands on science activities in Start with Science:  Preschool Science Exploration. Children must be accompanied by an adult, and registration is required. This program is every fourth Wednesday.

Movie

On Wednesday, Feb. 25, at 1 p.m., join us for the Wednesday Matinee showing of St. Vincent rated PG 13. The popcorn is free.

Knitting Circle

On Thursday, Feb. 26, at 7 p.m., the friendly ladies knit and crochet, embroider and quilt, and more. Drop in anytime. 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 Sunday, Feb. 28, from 2 to 10 p.m. join us for adult board games in the community room.

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

On Saturday, Feb. 7, from 2 to 10 p.m., join us at the Middleburgh Library for adult board games in the Community Room.

Board meets

On Monday, Feb. 9, at 6:30 p.m., the library’s board of trustees will meet. This meeting is open to the public. Please join us.

Story time

On Tuesday, Feb. 10, 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 and their caregivers.  We’ll read books, sing songs, recite fingerplays, dance, and watch a short movie based on a weekly theme. 

Mahjong

On Tuesday, Feb. 10, at 1 p.m., at the library, adults are invited to come learn the game of Mahjong.  No experience is necessary, just a willingness to learn and have fun. No registration is required.

Doodlebugs

On Wednesday, Feb. 11, at 11 a.m., join us for Doodlebugs. This is a preschool art exploration for little ones and their caregivers.  This program is appropriate for ages two and up.  Registration is required.

Wednesday matinee

On Wednesday, Feb. 11, at 1 p.m., come to the library for a showing of Rosewater rated R. The popcorn is free.

Knitting Circle

On Thursday, Feb. 12, at 7 p.m., the friendly ladies knit and crochet, embroider and quilt, and more. Drop in anytime. No registration is required

Holiday closing

On Monday, Feb. 16, the library will be closed in observance of President’s Day .

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

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By Anne LaMont

 On Sunday, Feb. 1, at 2 p.m., the Middleburgh Library Reel Talk Film Festival will show Genetic Roulette: The Gamble of Our Lives. When the United States government ignored repeated warnings by its own scientists and allowed untested genetically modified crops into our environment and food supply, it was a gamble of unprecedented proportions. This seminal documentary provides compelling evidence to help explain the deteriorating health of Americans, especially children, and offers a recipe for protecting ourselves and our future. Refreshments will be served. Registration is required.

Story time

On Tuesday, Feb. 3, 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 and their caregivers.  We’ll read books, sing songs, recite fingerplays, dance, and watch a short movie based on a weekly theme. 

Mahjong

On Tuesday, Feb. 3, at 1 p.m., at the library, adults are invited to come learn the game of Mahjong.  No experience is necessary, just a willingness to learn and have fun. No registration is required.

Wednesday matinee

On Wednesday, Feb. 4, at 1 p.m., come to the library for a showing of The Judge rated R. The popcorn is free.

Kundalini Yoga

On Wednesday, Feb. 4, 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. Please use the back entrance when entering the building.  No registration is required

Beginning Tai Chi

On Thursday, Feb. 5, at 10 a.m., join us for Beginning Tai Chi for Health and Fitness. This is Basic Sun style Tai Chi being taught in this six-week session. These sessions reduce pain and stiffness, improve the ability to cope with stress and depression, increase concentration and memory, aid in balance and coordination, build muscle strength and stamina, improve posture, biomechanics, circulation, and heart and lung function. Please wear comfortable, loose fitting clothing.  A $5 donation per class is required. Registration is required. This class started on Jan. 29.

Advanced Tai Chi

On Thursday, Feb.5, at 11 a.m., we will offer Advanced Tai Chi for Health and Fitness. Advanced Sun style Tai Chi is being taught in this six-week session.  You must have completed the beginner class to register for this class.  Please wear comfortable, loose fitting clothing.  A $5 donation per class is required. Registration is required. This class started on Jan. 29.

Knitting Circle

On Thursday, Feb. 5, at 7 p.m., the friendly ladies knit and crochet, embroider and quilt, and more. Drop in anytime. No registration is required

Board meets

On Friday, Feb. 9, at 6:30 p.m., the board of trustees will meet. This meeting is open to the public.

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

 

 

The Middleburgh Library will be closed on New Year’s Day, Jan. 1.

Story time schedule

There will be no story time for the month of January.

Mahjong

On Tuesday, Jan. 6, at 1 p.m., at the library, adults are invited to come learn the game of Mahjong.  No experience is necessary, just a willingness to learn and have fun. No registration is required.

Movie

On Wednesday, Jan. 7, join us for the Wednesday matinee with free popcorn. The movie is yet to be determined.

Kundalini Yoga

On Wednesday, Jan. 7, 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. Please use the back entrance when entering the building.  No registration is required

Knitting Circle

On Thursday, Jan. 8, at 7 p.m., the friendly ladies knit and crochet, embroider and quilt, and more. Drop in anytime. No registration is required

Community Wellness Fair

On Saturday, Jan. 10 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., join us for the Community Wellness Fair. This is the perfect opportunity to find all of the best resources right here in Schoharie County. Maybe you would like to take up a new hobby or learn a new way to relax? How about trying a new exercise class? Whatever your goal or interest there will be something here for you! This event is free

There will be a drawing for sale at the door for a variety of prizes from our generous vendors. 
If your business or organization would like to join us, please e-mail Amber Shultes at ambershultes@yahoo.com or call 827-6046.

Film festival

On Sunday, Jan. 11, at 2 p.m., the library’s Real Talk Film Festival will show The Eleventh Hour. You are welcome to join our new documentary film and discussion series, Reel Talk.  For our first movie we will be screening The Eleventh Hour, which is a look at the state of the global environment including visionary and practical solutions for restoring the planet's ecosystems.  Refreshments will be served and registration is required. 

Board meets

On Monday, Jan. 12, at 6:30 p.m., the library’s board of trustees will meet. Our meetings are open to the public.  Please join us.

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