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10th Annual National Poetry Month
Join us at the Library throughout the month of April to help us celebrate National Poetry Month. Events and activities include:
-Community Poem Project
Please check out our Poetry Month web page for more information, dates, and times.
Family Storytime is a program for families with children ages birth to 6 years. Led by Linda Styer, it includes stories, activities, and crafts. There will also be pizza for all participants!
Upcoming Storytime programs:
Friday April 17 at 5:30 pm Poetry theme.
Friday May 15 at 5:30 pm Dance theme.
Stewart's Holiday Match
The Library is pleased to announce that we recently received a $600 donation from the Stewart's Holiday Match. These funds will be used during the Summer Reading Program. Watch our web site, Facebook or future emails to see what we will have for Summer Break. Thank you to everyone who supported the Stewart's Holiday Match.
Savvy Social Security Planning
Tuesday, May 12th
Stay tuned for more information.
Saturday, May 16th
9am - 3pm
The Library holds its Book Sale three times per year. Our next Sale will be May 16, during the Town Wide Garage Sale. Please check out our Book Sale page for more information.
Cocktail Party- May 23
Saturday, May 23rd
Each year, the Rensselaerville Library hosts its annual Cocktail Party, a benefit to support the Library. Meet with friends and neighbors to celebrate the beginning of summer and help the Library further its mission.
This year's event will be held on Saturday, May 23 at the Carey Center's beautiful Stonecrop. Stay tuned for more information.
The FOW website has moved
The Festival of Writers website has moved to the Library's website. FOW information can now be found under the Programs/ Events tab on the library's website.
In addition, for 2015, the Library will not be hosting the FOW as a weekend celebration. Instead, we will focus on smaller events throughout the year that will fall under our new launch of "Festival of Writers Presents". Stay tuned for more information on upcoming events.
Donate to the Library at No Extra Cost to You
Do you shop online? If you do, Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to the Rensselaerville Library whenever you shop on AmazonSmile. AmazonSmile is the same Amazon you know: same products, same prices, same service.
On your first visit to AmazonSmile, you will need to select the Rensselaerville Library as your charitable organization to receive donations. Amazon will remember your selection, and then every eligible purchase you make will result in a donation.
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