Library News

Summer Reading Program Kick-off!

Join us at the Farmers Market for Library Day

Wednesday, June 19

4:00-7:00 pm

Join us at the Farmer's Market for games, face painting, stories, crafts, games and more!

Kick-off the Library's Summer Reading Program and pick up the calendar of summer programs.
Participate in a StoryWalk while you are at the Farmers Market.


Alzheimer’s Association Presentation

Dementia Conversations

Tuesday, June 25

4:30 pm

Dementia Conversations is an education workshop offered by the Alzheimer’s Association. This program will offer helpful tips to assist families with difficult conversations related to dementia, including going to the doctor, deciding when to stop driving, and making legal and financial plans.

  • Registration Required


Reclaim your living space and recharge your life!

Clear the Clutter and Get Organized

Wednesday, June 26

6:00 pm

Presenter: Theresa Mayhew, Cornell Cooperative Extension of Columbia & Greene Counties Resource Educator

Attendees will learn their clutter personality type and ways to deal with it. The program will cover overcoming obstacles, storage options, and paper overload. It will also look at how to deal with financial records, general papers, clothing, keepsakes, and collections. Information on where to sell or donate your no longer needed, wanted or used items will also be shared.
Reclaim your living space and recharge your life!
  • All Welcome
  • Registration Required


Guest Artist

Reception and Discussion/Demonstration by our Guest Artist Dot Chast

Saturday, June 29

11:00 am

Join us for a Reception to meet the artist, view a collection of her work and learn about BLOCK PRINTING with a discussion and demonstration.

  • Registration Preferred


Trivia Night at the Cask and Rasher

Sunday, June 23


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


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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