News, Events and Information
The Library will be Closed Wednesday
11/26 because of
The Library will be closed
Thursday 11/27 and
Have a Happy Thanksgiving
B A B Y S I T T I N G B A S I C S
FREE FREE FREE
Saturday December 13th 10am – 4pm
(bring your own lunch)
⇒ Sign up at the checkout desk, $20 refundable deposit is due at sign up
The Babysitting Basics program was created to teach those skills necessary to become a responsible sitter,
with a design emphasis on:
- Respect for Others
- An Understanding of Good & Bad Touch
- Age Appropriate Creativity
This program also provides those skills necessary to become a responsible and mature adult.
Additionally, it encourages healthy interaction between people of all ages.
Open More Hours
We are now open until
7:00 PM on Monday Nights!
ANIME CLUB @ 3:30 in Teen Room
First & Third Fridays
What Movies are Showing?
Dec 5th- Wolf Children
*No meeting on December 19th*
You can Help!
Project Mirrors and Windows
Town of Esopus Library
“With a ‘mirror’ book and ‘window’ book in hand, reading proficiency is at the front door.”
Project Mirrors and Windows is a new organization whose leading objective is to promote child literacy by providing high quality multicultural children’s books to all children. Their goal is to increase the volume of “mirror” and “window” books upon the shelves of every public, school, and classroom library. The Town of Esopus Library benefits directly from this project by receiving free multicultural books for our children’s collection.
The Project is looking for and welcomes all support from library patrons. You can help in the following ways:
- Spread the word about multicultural literature; be a child literacy advocate.
- Volunteer for their current project; your involvement will make a significant difference.
- Make a donation; help them reach their book purchasing goal.
For more information, visit their website: http://projectmw2014.wix.com/project-m-w
Information is also available in the Library.
Scheduled Board Meetings*
Board of Trustee Meeting: No meeting in November. December meeting- Dec 3rd, 6:30 ; Usually the 4th Wednesday, 6:30 PM Roxanne Pecora, President Research and Development Committee- This month: Nov 18, 5:30, Usually 1st Tuesday 5:30 pm Margaret Phelan, Chair Finance Committee: Next meeting Thursday, November 20th at 5:00 pm Kathy Milhaven, Treasurer Governance & Personnel Committee- 2nd Tuesday 5:00 pm Chris Griggs and April Oneto, Co-Chairs Buildings & Grounds Committee – November meeting- Thursday, Nov 13th, 4:00; Usually 2nd Monday at 4:00 pm Earl Johnson, Chair *All meetings are at the Library unless otherwise noted.
Photo Credits: Stitchers- needlenthread.com Handwork: theknitter.co.uk Teens: channel4.com
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Reader’s Choice Book Club
French Women Don’t Get Fat
by Mireille Guiliano
Meets to discuss on the
first Thursday of each month at 7pm
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