Birch Bark Picture Frame and/or Mirror- Sat/Sun June 30+July 1st

Sign up now for this great 2 day workshop taught by Jim Schreiner.  Workshop will be at the library.  9:00-4:00 both days (bring a bagged lunch).  All participants will go home with a rustic frame that will fit a 11X14 mirror or can be used to frame artwork or pictures.  Cost is 15.00 that needs to be received by the library by June 25th.  Take a look at Jim’s website!  call the library at 518 696-5911 to reserve or for more info.

Spring/Summer Newsletter

Spring/Summer 2018      Stony Creek Free Library Newsletter.

Goodness, let’s hope we’ve seen the last of the snow!  I’ll know for sure when my lilacs start blooming and I can bring in cuttings for the pretty Delft pitcher that sits at the circulation desk.

Now let me get you up to date on all the “happenings” here are the library.

For the Kids- Casey B. has her wonderful “Kids craft table on Thursdays from 4-5 PM and an advanced “Teen Table” on Fridays from 7-8 PM.

We have our “Second Saturday Story Time and Craft” at 11:00 AM for the wee little ones – but call the library first to let us know you are coming.

Then there is the “Fourth Saturday Kid’s Movie and a Snack” at 11:00 AM.  Call the library for movie title!

Casey B will also be starting up the “Gardening Club” as soon as our planters are repaired…stay tuned for updates!

We have started our “Third Thursday Movie Night” with refreshments.   We will be showing classic Westerns through the summer.  Again – good idea to call the library as sometimes we have to switch dates to accommodate other programs.


Saturday, May 5th  11:00AM  Presentation of “A Brief History of Arbor Day” by the Warren County Soil & Water Conservation District with refreshments and then planting of the “Library Sugar Maple”.   Free

Saturday, May 12th 9-5:30 Natural Plant Dyeing on Textiles with Jeanne Noordsy.  At the Town Hall. Registration and 15.00 materials fee.

June 30th & July 1st. 9-4 (Saturday/Sunday) Birch Bark Picture Frame/Mirror with Jim Schreiner at the Library. Registration and 15.00 materials fee.

 Friday, July 27th 9:30-4:30 Bushel Basket Workshop with Barbara Boughton at the library.  10.00 materials fee.

August 18 & 19 (Saturday/Sunday) Times –TBA   Digital Photography and Photoshop Workshop with Carl Heilman II.  Fee-TBA

Saturday, September 1st 10-5 Basic Tinsmithing with Art Thorman at the Town Hall.  10.00 materials fee

Call the library to reserve your spot for our workshops as space is limited!!

This Summer we will have a Summer Reading Program. Sign up will start June 15th.  We will have wonderful giveaways and an award party at the end of August.  Ask me for details!!!

Visit our website- and/or our Facebook page for more info updates and programs!!  The website also lists all our new arrivals.

Filomena & Sharon

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