On Saturday, March 8, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., come to the Crock Pot Cook-Off at the  Middleburgh Library. This is the library’s 5th Annual Crock Pot Cook - Off and we are looking for cook’s to enter their creations in the categories of chili, soups or other.  It is free to enter your crockpot in the competition but you must pre-register at the library or online.  All crockpots should be to the library by 10:30 a.m. and should arrive already hot. Please bring a serving utensil with you.  Prizes will be given in each category and will be drawn at 2 p.m.

If you just would like to come and eat, sampling of crockpot fare and voting begins at 11 a.m. and goes until 2 p.m.  Admission is $5 for adults and children over 5.  Children under 5 are free.  Beverages and desserts will be available for an additional $1 each.

Board meets

On Monday, March 10, at 6:30 p.m. the board of trustees will meet. The public is welcome.

Story time

On Tuesday, March 11, 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 0 to age five 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

On Tuesday, March 11, at 1 p.m. join us at the library for Mahjong Mania. This program is scheduled for every Tuesday. 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. 

Doodle Bugs

On Wednesday, March 12, at 11 a.m., the library’s Doodle Bugs Preschool Art meets.  This is art exploration for little ones and their caregivers and is appropriate for ages two and up.  Registration is required. 

Wednesday matinee

On Wednesday, March 12, at 1 p.m., the library will show The Book Thief rated PG-13.  While subjected to the horrors of World War II Germany, young Liesel finds solace by stealing books and sharing them with others. Under the stairs in her home, a Jewish refugee is being sheltered by her adoptive parents. No registration is required.  Remember the popcorn is free.

Knitting Circle

On Thursday, March 13, at 7 p.m., join the Knitting Circle’s 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. 

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

 

 

 

On Feb. 27 at 7 p.m., Philip Potak, a member of the Dramatists Guild of America, will give a concert, “Play Reading” at the Middleburgh library. 

His newest play, Heir Apparent, is a two-character piece that re-visits his running theme of family and how that concept cannot be defined simply, with a white picket fence. 

Tickets are available at the door.  A $10 donation is suggested.  Please use the library’s back entrance.

Dinner and a movie

Pm Feb. 28 at 5:30 p.m., Gravity, starring Sandra Bullock and George Clooney, will be screened.

The library will provide pizza, salad, and drinks and you bring a dessert to share!  Please note that this movie is rated PG-13 and is not suitable for young children.  Registration is required.

Grown-up board games

On March 1, from 4 to 10 p.m., local board gamers Mal Martin and Jeremy Strickland will be hosting a board gaming session for adults.

We will be playing new games that promote cooperative play and healthy competition like Kingdom Builder, Forbidden Island, and Carcassonne. Registration is required.

Drop in for stories

On March 4, at 10:45 a.m., get ready to move in this interactive story time designed especially for children up to age 5 and their caregivers.

We’ll read books, sing songs, recite finger plays, dance, and watch a short movie based on a weekly theme. No registration is required.

Kundalini Yoga

On March 5, from 5 to 6:15 p.m., Debra Krol will lead a yoga class involving breathing, 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 March 6 at 7 p.m., friendly ladies (men are welcome, but we haven’t seen any yet!) knit and 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. 

Crock-Pot Cook-Off

On March 8, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., the Middleburgh Library is holding its Fifth Annual Crock-Pot Cook-Off and we are looking for cooks to enter their creations in the categories of Chili, Soups, or Other. 

It is free to enter your crock-pot in the competition but you must pre-register at the library or online.  All crock-pots should be to the library by 10:30 a.m. and should arrive already hot; please bring a serving utensil with you.  Prizes will be given in each category and will be drawn at 2 p.m.

If you just would like to come and eat, sampling of crock-pot fare and voting begins at 11 a.m. and goes until 2 p.m.  Admission is $5 for adults and children over 5.  Children under 5 are admitted for free.  Beverages and desserts will be available for an additional $1 each.

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

 

 

On Tuesday, Feb. 25, at 10:45 a.m., join us at the Middleburgh Library for drop in story time. Get ready to move in this interactive story time designed especially for children 0 to age five 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.

Classic film

On Tuesday, Feb. 25, at 6:30 p.m., we will be showing Great Expectations. Join us for a showing of this classic 1946 film version of Charles Dickens; book, Great Expectations starring John Mills and Valerie Hobson.  No registration is required and the popcorn is free.

Start with science

On Wednesday, Feb. 25 at 11 a.m., preschoolers’ ages three to five will learn about basic science through stories and hands on science activities.  Children must be accompanied by an adult.  Registration is required. 

Wednesday matinee

On Wednesday, Feb. 26, at 1 p.m., join us for  a showing of Ender’s Game rated PG-13.

Concert

On Thursday, Feb. 27, at 7 p.m., join us for Play Reading by Phil Potak. Potak, is a member of the Dramatists Guild of America. His newest play, Heir Apparent, is a two-character piece that re-visits his running theme of family and how that concept cannot be defined simply, with a white picket fence. Tickets are available at the door.  A $10 donation is suggested.  Please use back entrance.

Knitting Circle

On Thursday, Feb. 27, at 7 p.m., join the Knitting Circle’s 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. 

Dinner and a movie

On Friday, Feb. 28, at 5:30 p.m. the library will show Gravity rated PG 13.  We will provide pizza, salad and drinks and you bring a dessert to share.  Please note that this movie is rated PG-13 and is not suitable for young children. Registration is required. Please use back entrance.

Board games

On Saturday, March 1, at 10 a.m., join us at the library for board games for adults. Local board gamers Mal Martin and Jeremy Strickland will be hosting a board gaming session for adults.  We will be playing new games that promote cooperative play and healthy competition like Kingdom Builder, Forbidden Island and Carcassonne, just a few of the games we’ll break out. Registration is required.

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

 

 

On Tuesday, Feb. 18, at 10:45 a.m., join us at the Middleburgh Library for drop in story time. Get ready to move in this interactive story time designed especially for children 0 to age five 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.

Book discussion

On Tuesday, Feb. 18, at 7 p.m., the library’s book group will discuss Great Expectations by Charles Dickens.  No registration is required.  Books are available at the circulation desk for checkout.

Puppets

On Wednesday, Feb. 19, at 1 p.m., come make hand puppets with local puppet artist Morgan Kelly.  In this workshop, students will make three different styles of hand puppets, each to be taken home.  Using everyday objects and recycled materials, students will learn to stretch their imaginations and become puppeteers.  Registration is required.  This program is ppropriate for children in grades two through five.

Kundalini Yoga

On Wednesday, Feb. 19, from 5 to 6:15 p.m., 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, Feb. 20, at 7 p.m., join the Knitting Circle’s 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. 

Classic film

On Tuesday, Feb. 25, at 6:30 p.m., we will be showing Great Expectations. Join us for a showing of the classic 1946 film version of Charles Dickens, Great Expectations starring John Mills and Valerie Hobson.  No registration is required and the popcorn is free.

Concert

On Thursday, Feb. 27, at 7 p.m., join us for Play Reading by Phil Potak. Potak, is a member of the Dramatists Guild of America. His newest play, Heir Apparent, is a two-character piece that re-visits his running theme of family and how that concept cannot be defined simply, with a white picket fence. Tickets are available at the door.  A $10 donation is suggested.  Please use back entrance.

Dinner and a movie

On Friday, Feb. 28, at 5:30 p.m. the library will show Gravity rated PG 13.  We will provide pizza, salad and drinks and you bring a dessert to share.  Please note that this movie is rated PG-13 and is not suitable for young children. Registration is required. Please use back entrance.

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

 

Join us at the Middleburgh Library on Monday, Feb. 10, at  6:30 p.m., for Cooking by the Book – Nigellisima by Nigella Lawson. This program was postponed from 1/27/14. We pick the cookbook; you pick and make a recipe.  Pick up a book at the circulation desk read it through and tell us which recipe you would like to make. Join us on the night of the program for a meal and some great conversations. Books are available at the circulation desk. Bring your own table setting. Registration is required.

Story time

On Tuesday, Feb. 11, at 10:45 a.m., for drop in story time. Get ready to move in this interactive story time designed especially for children 0 to age five 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.

Little ones art

On Wednesday, Feb. 12, at 11 a.m. join us for Doodle Bugs Preschool Art. This program is art exploration for little ones and their caregivers, and is appropriate for ages two and up.  Registration is required. 

Wednesday matinee

On Wednesday, Feb. 12, at 1 p.m., the library will have a showing of All is Lost rated PG-13. After a collision with a shipping container at sea, a resourceful sailor finds himself, despite all efforts to the contrary, staring his mortality in the face. 

Concert

Also on Wednesday, Feb. 12 at 7 p.m., the library presents Sharon Katz & The Peace Train. The multicultural South African band of Sharon Katz & The Peace Train helped Nelson Mandela end Apartheid and have continued spreading their message of peace and reconciliation through performances and workshops in festivals, educational settings and concert halls around the world.  Tickets are available at the door.  A $10 donation is suggested.  Please use back entrance.

Knitting Circle

On Thursdays, Feb. 13, at 7 p.m., join the Knitting Circle’s 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. 

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

 

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