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    Memorial Weekend and Summer Hours

    MEMORIAL WEEKEND: The library will be closed Sat., May 28 - Mon., May 30. We will reopen on Tues., May 31. SUMMER HOURS: The library will be closed on Sundays until Sept. 11.

    Newsletter: June-August

    The newsletter you've been waiting for is now available online! Click here to see what's happening in June-August.

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    40th Anniversary

    This year we will celebrate the 40th Anniversary of the library with several fun events. You are invited too! Click here and read our monthly newsletter for more details.

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    2016 Limerick Contest Winners

    Youth Services is happy to announce the winners of the 17th Annual Limerick Contest. There were over 350 entries from local 5th-8th grade students. Congratulations to the lucky winners!

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    Stewarts Grant Awarded

    Youth Services has been awarded a grant from Stewart's Holiday Match! We will purchase a Lego WeDo Construction Kit for children’s STEM programs. Stewart's has always been very generous to our needs. Thank you Stewart's!

    Help the Library Plan for the Future

    Let your opinion be heard! Pick up a survey at the Circulation Desk or click here to complete the survey online.

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Opening this Saturday: May 21st

The Book Nook and Colonie Farmer’s Market will begin it’s season this Saturday, May 21st (9AM-1PM) at the Crossings of Colonie The Book Nook is a wonderful used book store run by the Friends of the Library.  Every Saturday, from May 21st-October 1st, you can stop by this beautiful park and pick up your fresh fruits and vegetables, flowers, homemade goodies, and a a great book!

Winners of the Battle of the Bands 2016

Congratulations to Royal Flush for winning the Battle of the Bands!  They were awarded the grand prize of $500, donated by The Friends of the Library.

Second place went to 2319 who was awarded a $150 gift certificate to Hilton Music Center.

Special thanks to our judges, Scott Jarzombek and Sam Piazza; to the many teen volunteers who helped make the night a success; to Genoa Importing,  The Friends of the Library, and Hilton Music Center for their generous donations. We had a full audience and five additional bands  — The Fast Lane, The Road Runners, Everything Bagel, Yellow Haze, and No. 2.  See our Facebook page for additional photos!