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 … Continue reading