Medicare 101

Tuesday, April 23rd at 10:00 am
Main Library

If you’re dreaming of retirement or about to turn 65, it’s time to make sure you know what to do as you become eligible for Medicare. CDPHP will be presenting this informative presentation on Medicare basics including:

  • What is Medicare
  • Different parts of Medicare
  • Medicare enrollment process
  • Costs
  • Prescription drug coverage
  • And more!

For more information or to reserve a seat call (518) 641-3406.

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Local Sierra Club Members talk Climate Change

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Tuesday, April 23rd at 6:00 pm
Main Library

Monica Grey of the Sierra Club’s Hudson-Mohawk chapter discuss ideas about how we can impact our environment at local levels as outlined in the book “Drawdown: The Most Comprehensive plan ever proposed to reverse Global Warming.” share information about some of our local initiatives and how they fit into the Drawdown framework. We welcome ideas on collaborative efforts and specific goals that members in our region want to address.

Register online

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Puppet Pandemonium

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Thursday, April 25th at 2:00 pm
Main Library

Join us for an original comic puppet show presented by the Puppet People. Laugh along with their spoof of nursery rhymes, sing along to silly songs and enjoy the antics of the cast of 16 different puppets.

Audience participation encouraged. For ages 3 to 8.
Funded by a grant from Stewart’s Shops.

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Tween/Teen Art Night

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Select Tuesdays at 6:00 pm
Main Library
For ages 8 and up. All materials provided and registration is required.
  • April 23rd – Fairy Lanterns
    Illuminate your room with a fairy lantern! Using jars, flameless tealight candles, and fairy silhouettes, we can make enchanting fairy lanterns to decorate our homes and bring a little spring magic indoors. Register online.
  • May 7th – Tissue Paper Mosaic Picture Frames
    Create a decorated picture frame using tissue paper and glue to mimic the appearance of stained glass mosaic. Make one to give as a gift for Mother’s Day or to frame a favorite picture. Register online.
  • May 21st – Friendship Bracelets
    Using embroidery floss we will make braided friendship bracelets following simple beginner-friendly patterns. Make a matching pair of bracelets, so you can share one with a close friend. Register online.

 

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Dance Storyhour

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Friday, April 26th at 3:00 pm
Lansingburgh Branch

Choreographer Ellen Sinopoli will read from her favorite picture books about Dance and conduct movement exercises related to the stories.

This is intended for children ages 4-8.

 

 

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Get LinkedIn or Get Left Behind

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Wednesday, May 1st at 6:00 pm
Main Library

Every 12 days, 1 million people join LinkedIn. It is your electronic resume, Rolodex and your Club of Professionals. LinkedIn can help you learn about and reach out to clients, partners and employers. You may be saying to yourself, “I have LinkedIn, but I don’t really do much with it.” LI is an enormously powerful tool for establishing your brand, enhancing your visibility, building credibility and managing your career. Having a static and dull profile is not the online reputation you want to project. If you are not levering LI, it’s guaranteed your competition is. This seminar will demonstrate the features of LI and how to use it as your professional Internet image. If you are serious about building your business, you must be serious about LinkedIn.

Register online.

This program is supported by funds from the New York State Library’s Adult Literacy Library Services Program, in partnership with the Capital Region Workforce Development Board.

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