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Spring Recess Programming for Kids

FUN at the library:

Monday, April 22, 1:00 SPRING CRAFTING

Monday, April 22, 2:00 READ TO THABISO

Tuesday, April 23, 1:00 MOVIE TIME! Showing: Mary Poppins Returns

Friday, April 26, 1:00 MOVIE TIME! Showing: Peter Rabbit

Friday, April 26, 3:00  CRAFT MANIA Craft Time

Friday, April 26, 3:45 Lego BLOCK BUILDING

  • Above programs are drop-in

Wednesday, April 24, 11:00 HOW DOES YOUR GARDEN GROW?

  • Container gardening
  • Ages 7 and up
  • Registration Required


Trivia Night at the Cask and Rasher

Sunday, April 28


Test your Trivia knowledge at this fun event

Space is limited for this popular Friends event.   Call The Cask and Rasher (518-731-7468) to reserve a table.

  • FREE to play
  • Up to 6 people per team
  • Prizes!
  • Cask and Rasher 245 Mansion St., Coxsackie
  • Sponsored by the Friends of the Heermance Library


Documentary Film

Tuesday, April 30

5:30 PM

Told through the personal artistic journey of retired singer John Hemmer, this documentary chronicles a unique period in live entertainment history. John and his fellow entertainers, all of whom performed during America’s nightclub heyday of the 1950s and ‘60s, offer a behind the scenes peek into the era like no other. And despite life’s challenges along the way, Hemmer and his band of showgirls continue to resurrect the famed Latin Quarter nightclub’s legacy and in doing so discover renewed purpose.
  • 35 minute film
  • All welcome
  • Registration Required
  • Official website: http://www.johnhemmerarchive.org/
  • Trailer link: https://vimeo.com/227473397


Storytime Programs

RAISING READERS every Monday at 10:30

Sow the seeds for reading at our FUN play and story program.   Singing, Talking, Reading, Writing, and Playing with children are things that help them become great readers.   Drop-in

MOTHER GOOSE every Tuesday at 10:30

A story time program for children from birth to age 3 and their caregivers.   Stories, songs and movement.   Drop-in



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