Yoga Classes

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Mondays, April 1st to May 20th at 5:30 pm
Main Library

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.

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Meditation Group

Wednesdays, March 27th to May 29th at 2:00 pm
Lansingburgh Branch

meditationAre you interested in learning how to relax your mind and body?
Come to a safe place to let go of your cares and worries. Whether you are a beginner or an advanced student, all are welcome. Bring your ideas and suggestions to the group!

“Find a place where there is joy, and the joy will burn out the pain.” Joseph Campbell.  Contact Ray Reuter at the Empowerment Exchange at 518-235-2173 for more information.

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Still Life Workshop: Painting Glass and Reflections

Wednesdays, April 10th, 17th, 24th and May 1st, 5:00 pm
Lansingburgh Branch

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Artist and instructor Sarah Nenno Bowen is hosting a 4-session adult painting workshop.

Each session, the instructor will guide participants in learning how to begin and complete their own still-life painting while sharing techniques for color mixing, paint application, and personal expression. In this comfortable and positive space, painters can offer tips and critique that will result in their very own masterpiece to take home. No experience required. Participants must be 18 years of age or older, and must commit to all four sessions for this workshop.

Register online. 

This project is made possible with funds from the decentralization program, a regrant program of the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature and administered by the Arts Center of the Capital Region.

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Tech Help at the Lansingburgh Branch

tech helpThe Lansingburgh Branch will be offering free one-on-one tech help.  These one hour sessions are available by appointment only.

Help will be available for questions about using a computer, email, job applications, other internet inquiries, or help with other electronic devices.  Preregistration is required by calling the library at 235-5310.  Individuals may not register for more than one session at a time.

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Book Discussion Group: Lansingburgh Branch

Tuesdays at 6:15 pm
Lansingburgh Branch

Pile of booksA monthly book group that meets to discuss a wide range of book selections. New members are always welcomed.  Monthly participation is not necessary, come for the books that interest you!

  • January 15th – Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead
  • February 19th – News of The World by Paulette Jiles
  • March 19th – White Chrysanthemum by Mary Lynn Bracht
  • April 16th The Immortalists by Chloe Benjamin
  • May 21st – Darktown by Thomas Mullen
  • June 18th – Before We Were Yours by Lisa Wingate
  • July 16th – The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas
  • August 20th – Behold The Dreamers by Imbolo Mbue
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Coaching Sessions: Build Your Interviewing Skills

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By Appointment Only
Lansingburgh Branch

The secret to success in finding your next job or being promoted is building your interviewing skills.  The library will be offering one-on-one coaching to help you demonstrate confidence, communicate your unique skills and master techniques for completing a successful interview.
Schedule your free one hour coaching session by emailing Linda at Linda.ann1231@gmail.com or calling the library at (518) 235-5310.  This program is free and open to the public, but sessions are by appointment only.

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