On Saturday, Dec. 7, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., join us at the Rensselaerville Library for the greenery sale. There will also be local vendors including: Sheepy Valley Farm; Baitsholts Farm; Margaret Sedlmeir; Black Sheep Designs; and Rensselaerville Historical Society.
There will also be a cookie and book sale. Trees, wreaths, sprays and roping can be found along festive Main St. Activities for children will be available from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Music will be provided by students from the Greenville Central School.
On Wednesday, Dec. 11, at 6 p.m., there will be a mice felting program with Sharon Costello of Black Sheep Designs. Come learn how to felt at the library. There is a $5 supply fee. Please register for this program.
History of cycling
On Thursday, Dec. 19, at 7 p.m., professional cyclist Tyler Wren will give a presentation on the history of cycling, his career and the development of the 2014 Rensselaerville Cycling Festival.
On Saturday, Dec. 21, at 10:30 a.m., the library will have a Snowflake craft project for kids.
On Saturday, Dec. 21, from 3:30 to 5 p.m., join us at the library for a presentation of Secret Language of Color, by authors Joanne and Arielle Eckstut. The presentation will be followed by a question and answer time and book signing at Stonecrop Estate Home, Carey Conference Center. Books are $30 proceeds benefit the library. Please let the library know if you are interested in a book so that we have the appropriate quantity.
Do you have an Ereader? You have access to free ebooks and audio books through the library and your library card. No library card, just stop into the library and we can help you. Visit http://digitalcollection.uhls.org to start downloading.
Would you like one on one computer or technology help with setting up an e-mail account, word processing, Facebook, Overdrive, Ereaders, job searching sites and more? Kim is offering individual sessions at the library to help get you started with almost any common everyday computer and Internet questions. Appointments are recommended, please visit or call the library at 797-3949.
On Oct. 1, at 7:30 p.m., at the Rensselaerville Library, Rosie Kuhar will provide a talk on the buildings that make Rensselaerville historic.
On Wednesdays in October, neighbor Robert Blum will present a series of after school readings at 4:30 p.m., in the library throughout the month. Each Wednesday’s program will highlight classic children’s literature, story, and poetry.
On Oct. 5, at 7 p.m., the library’s Saturday Night Movie will be The Great Gatsby, rated PG-13 at Conkling Hall.
On Oct. 10, the Writing Group, meets from 7 to 9 p.m. at the library. This program is open to all interested writers.
On Oct. 16 and 23, at 6:30 p.m., the library presents an educational seminar designed to be a comprehensive look at planning for a successful retirement. The seminar will focus on the issues and decisions facing retirees. Please register for this program.
On Oct. 21, the library board of trustees meets at 7 p.m., at the library. This meeting is open to the public
On Oct. 31, visit the library for special treats.
One-on-one computer and Internet help
Would you like one-on-one computer or technology help with setting up an e-mail account, word processing, Facebook, Overdrive, E readers, Job Searching sites, and more? Kim is offering individual sessions at the library to help get you started with almost any common everyday computer or Internet questions. Appointments are recommended, please visit or call the library at 797-3949
Borrow a fishing rod
Going fishing this fall? Stop into the library and check out a fishing rod. The library has five rods to loan. Just remember if you are over 16 you need a fresh-water fishing license. The program is made possible with assistance from New York State Department of Environmental Conservation.
Do you have an Ereader? You have access to free ebooks and audio books through the library and library card. No library card, just stop into the library and we can help you. Visit http://digitalcollection.uhls.org/ to start downloading as allowed by law.