Pottery Workshop with Bianca Dupuis

pottery
Wednesdays, October 18th and 25th at 6:00 pm
Lansingburgh Branch

If you enjoy creating objects with your hands you will love this workshop! Our first session will consist of hand-building clay objects for decorative use (vase, plates, etc.). In our second session we will finish our surface by decorating with colorful under-glazes. Come and enjoy all that clay has to offer! You must attend BOTH classes to complete the project.

This program is free and open to the public. To register, call 274-7071 or 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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Doodles and Watercolor

watercolor doodle

Monday, November 13th and 20th at 5:30 pm
Lansingburgh Branch

In this two-part class, led by artist Joy Ting, participants will learn doodle and basic watercolor techniques. In this class we will be creating colorful and expressive backgrounds using watercolor washes. Students will layer different types of doodles/drawings on the colorful pieces. No experience necessary!  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

A 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!

  • Pile of booksOctober 17th – Hag Seed by Margaret Atwood
  • November 21st – Luncheon of the Boating Party by Susan Vreeland
  • December 19th – Be Frank With Me by Julia Claiborne Johnson
  • January 16th – Long Way Home by Saroo Brierley?
  • February 20th – Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi
  • March 20th – Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman
  • April 17th – Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City by Matthew Desmond
  • May 15th – The Zookeeper’s Wife by Diane Ackerman
  • June 19th – Fall of the Marigolds by Susan Meissner
  • July 17th – Benediction by Kent Haruf
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Guided Meditation Classes

Wednesdays 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 and even have fun! Whether you are a beginner or an advanced student, all are welcome. Led by Ray Reuter from the Empowerment Exchange.

This program is free and open to the public. This is a drop-in class and no registration is needed.

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Coaching Sessions: Build Your Interviewing Skills

interview

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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