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Our mission is to connect our patrons with information – traditional and new media. Now, more than ever, libraries are becoming community centers, gathering spaces, and places not only for learning, but also for entertainment. The links above will orient you to our innovative programming and services.  

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Trivia Night @ the Flammerie

April 24 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The FlammerieTrivia Night is back at The Flammerie! We'll pit teams of 2-4 people against one another in a high-spirited battle of wits! Do you want to prove once and for all that you're a genius? Or are you just looking for a fun night out with friends? Why not get a team together and join us! The winning team gets a $100 gift certificate to The Flammerie, and bragging rights too! Registration is required, and space is limited so sign up today! Save Save Save..Read More

Storytime on the Loose

April 25 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
IMG_5983We are heading up to the Village Hall for storytime on Wednesday mornings! Now, we will have much more space to dance around with bubbles and run under the parachute. There will also be a puppet theater, blocks, musical instruments, and other fun stuff to play with after storytime. The structured part of the program happens in the first 30 minutes. Afterwards, children and their caregivers can stay and play for the remainder of the time. Save Save Save Save Save Save Save Save Save Save Save Save Save Save Save Save Save Save..Read More

Teen Picks: Animated Favorites

April 27 @ 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Animated picsRescheduled from December: Our Teen Advisory Board members have picked their favorite episodes from their favorite cartoons! Together, we'll watch great episodes of shows like Gravity FallsAvatar: The Last Airbender, and Adventure Time. Come meet fellow fans and find a new favorite along the way. We'll order in some pizza and make a night of it!..Read More

Saving Slater

April 28 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
slater_3Charles Starks, USS Slater Volunteer, will speak about the history of Destroyer Escorts, the Slater's involvement in WWII, her service in the Greek Navy, and her restoration into a world class museum...Read More

Laughing Allowed: A Film Discussion Series

April 28 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
refections in goldenTake a walk on the cinematic wild side with the Laughing Allowed film discussion series, hosted by Kinderhook resident Frank Montagano. This adults-only series features films that offer a devilishly humorous take on some not-so-funny subjects. Registration is required and discussion will follow the film. Call Frank at (518) 758-2216 to register and for further information. The first film in the series will be Reflections in a Golden Eye starring Elizabeth Taylor and Marlon Brando...Read More