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    Coloring for Adults: Tuesday, April 25 @ 1:00-3:00

    Beginner to Expert- Drop by and color with gel pens, crayons or colored pencils. Bring your coffee or tea and we will provide the raw materials. Experienced colorists may bring their own supplies.

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    Spring Storytimes: May 11-26

    Family Storytime on Thursdays @10:00; and Romp & Read on Fridays @10:00. No registration required.

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    Teen Volunteer Lottery: May 6-7

    Teens entering grades 7-12, can have fun helping us this summer as a Teen Volunteer! Volunteers will be selected randomly by lottery. Forms must ...

    Teen Poetry Contest Winners

    Congratulations to all the teens who submitted their poems, especially Rose Goewey (1st Place), Gwen Klein (2nd Place) and Brian Bargar (3rd Place)!

    Museum Passes Available

    Did you know we offer passes to several local museums for children and adults? Click here to find out more!

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SAT Launchpads

Launchpads are preloaded tablets that are durable and easy to use!  We recently added several to Teen Services to help students study for the SATs.  They have practice SAT questions for vocabulary, math and English.  Stop by the Teen Room, or click HERE, to see what’s available.

Additional Launchpads are available for youth that have age appropriate, educational games in a variety of subjects and themes.  Click HERE to see what’s available.

Adults can enjoy Launchpads too!  The library is beginning its collection with Mind Mastery Brain Games and Learn Chinese tablets. Click HERE to see what’s available.

Launchpads are checked out for 1 week.

Nursery School Fair & Youth Program Registration

Saturday, January 21st

Looking for a nursery school in the Colonie area?  Stop by the  library on Saturday, January 21st between 9:00-11:00 to meetwith several local businesses.  Representatives will be available to answer questions and give you their information.

You may also want to register your children for Toddlertime, On My Own, iTry Science Treehouse, or Read to Ruby & Glinda.  These programs will run from January 30-April 7 (except February 20-24).  On Saturday, registration will be taken in-person only.  On Sunday, you may register for these programs online*, beginning at 1:00.  Please read our newsletter to find out about all our programs!

*To register online:

  • Click on the red “Calendar & Registration” button.
  • Go to the first date the program is being offered.
  • Click on the program’s name or hand icon.
  • Follow the directions to complete all the required fields.
  • You are now signed up to attend this program every week until the end of the session.