Library and BookSeller Closed for Easter

easter tulips

The BookSeller will be closed on Saturday, April 4th and the library will be closed on Sunday, April 5th.


Music Around the World


world music

Tuesday, April 7th at 2:00 pm
Main Library

Learn Songs from Different World Regions with Dawn Collins, Ethnomusicologist.  Try out some instruments!dia

  • It’s audience participation time!  No experience necessary!
  • Easy to learn songs – you will be the echo as you learn
  • Rhythms and movement to clap, move or dance to!
  • World Music is for kids age 5 and up.

Dawn Collins has a Masters degree specializing in music and cultures from  around the world. She is a therapeutic expressive arts consultant, performer, and therapeutic music provider. Visit Expressive Arts Center or  O Let’s Make Music for more information.


Yoga Program


Wednesdays, April 1st to May 6th at 5:45 pm
Lansingburgh Branch

This is an all level yoga class that will invigorate your body and reduce stress. You will experience traditional yoga poses, stretching, breathing and relaxation techniques which will improve your flexibility, balance, strength and overall wellness. Please bring your own mat.

This program is free and open to the public. You may register for one class or all six. Please make reservations by calling the library at 235-5310 or register online.





Author Visit: David Pietrusza

Sunday, April 12th at 3:00 pm
Main Library


David Pietrusza, author of the Edgar-Award finalist biography Rothstein: The Life, Times and Murder of the Criminal Genius who Fixed the 1919 World Series, reveals the true story of Arnold Rothstein the 1920s mob figure whose career in loansharking, bootlegging, labor racketeering, drug dealing, and various forms of high-stakes gambling is the stuff of legend. Pietrusza (and Rothstein) will be featured this summer on A&E’s blockbuster series “The Making of the Mob: New York.” Copies of Mr. Pietrusza’s books will be available for purchase.

This program is free and open to the public. Registration is necessary. For more information and to register call the library at 274-7071 or register online.


Food and Fun!

Thursday, April 9th at 1:00 pm
Lansingburgh Branch

Kids will make their own smoothies, play games, and get prizes. For ages 5 to 12.  Children under 7 must be accompanied by an adult.

Please call 235-5310 to register or register online.