Brick Builders

lego building

Thursday, February 28th at 6:00 pm
Main Library

Love to build with Legos?  Join us for our monthly Brick Builders night. We supply the Legos, you bring the imagination. All creations will be displayed in the library. No outside pieces please.

For children ages 4 and up. No registration required. All children aged 7 and younger must have an adult present at all times.


Tween/Teen Art Night

Select Tuesdays at 6:00 pm
Main Library
For ages 11 and up. Registration is required.
  • suppliesFebruary 26th – Celery Stamp Painting
    Make your own paintings using celery hearts and celery stems as stamps.   Register online.



Girls who Code

girls on computer

Saturdays, February 2nd to May 11th at 11:00 am
Main Library


Like Music? Science? Art? Math?
Create your own: Apps! Video Games! Web pages and more! Girls in grade 3 to 8 are invited for a limited time to learn coding language.

Drop-in for some or all of 15 sessions taught by professional instructors Amy Flaherty and Chris Spain from Tech Valley Game Space. Beginners welcome!

Made possible through a grant from the City of Troy


Preschool Family Storytime

Family Storytime – Grow a Reader!
This 45 minute enrichment program includes stories, songs, and movement to support children’s learning and discovery from the very beginning. For children ages 0-5 with a caregiver.

Main Library: 

  • Wednesdays at 10:30 am

Lansingburgh Branch:

  • Thursdays at 10:30 am




Tail Waggin’ Tutor


Saturdays at Noon
Main Library

Children are invited to build reading confidence by sharing a book with Greta, the Reading Dog.

All ages welcome for this drop-in event.

1000 Books Before Kindergarten

1000 books


We are launching a new early Literacy program specifically designed to give babies and toddlers the best start possible on lifelong reading and learning skills. 1KBBK is an easy-to-follow program designed to help parents and children get in the habit of reading on a regular basis and to improve all important language skills before they enter kindergarten. Stop by the Main Library and ask about 1000 Books Before Kindergarten.