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                                 Upcoming Duck Pond Gallery:

                         James Martin: Drawings & Watercolor

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                                                                     July 4 – 25

                                   Opening Reception July 11, 2015 @ 5 pm – 8 pm

                                                                 Free Admission

                                     HERBS THAT WORK!

                      Monday, July 6th @ 3:30 pm- 4:30 pm


Learn the risks and dangers of herbs, highlighting the recent news about herbal adulteration! How we determine if an herb does work and how herbs can interfere with medicines and other vitamins and what to watch for! Workshop led by pharmacist Neal Smoller of the Village Apothecary.

                 Famous & Not-So-Famous Esopus Residents

        Wed., July 15th @ 6:00- 7:30 pm with Dan Terpening


The NY Citizen Preparedness Training Program 

Thursday, July 23rd at 6:30 pm


                      With serve weather events becoming more frequent and  extreme, it is more important than ever that New Yorkers are prepared for disasters. The NY Citizen Preparedness Training Program teaches residents the tools to prepare for any type of disaster and how to respond accordingly to pre-disaster conditions. The training course will provide an introduction to responding to natural or man-made disasters. Participants will also be advised on how to develop a family emergency plan and stock up on emergency supplies. Please register for this event!

Event is sponsored and funded

                              Local Mushroom Presentation

               Uses of fungi; Edible & poisonous mushrooms, medicinal uses, bioremediation, building                                             materials, the cultivation of shitake mushroom logs and more.
                         Instructor: Cynthia Fisher of the Mid-Hudson Mycological Assoc.
                                                     Wednesday, July 29th @ 6:30 pm

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Scheduled Board Meetings*

Board of Trustees Meeting:  4th Wednesday, 6:00 pm, Roxanne Pecora, President; Research and Development Committee:  TBD,  Margaret Phelan, Chair; Finance Committee: Wednesday, July 15th, 4:30 pm, Kathy Milhaven, Chair; Governance & Personnel Committee: July 7th, 5:00 pm, Chris Griggs & April Oneto, Co-Chairs; Buildings & Grounds Committee: Thursday, July 16th, 4:00 pmMarion Zimmer, Chair

*All meetings are at the Library unless otherwise noted.

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