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Name Our Friend!

The next time you are in the Valatie Free Library, check out the southwest corner of the new room.  Meet our new friend donated by the Joseph family.  He joins the painting in the children’s area also donated by the Joseph family.  We invite children who visit the Library to suggest names for this beautiful […]

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Thank You Assemblyman Ashby

Children and adults enjoyed listening to Assemblyman Jake Ashby read Shel Silverstein’s A Giraffe and a Half last Saturday, October 13 at the Valatie Free Library.  A great book choice!  Thank you, Assemblyman, and thanks to the children who helped with the reading!

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Donuts & Apple Juice with Amy & Deborah 10/6

Visit the Library on Saturday, October 6 between 11 and 1 for Donuts and Apple Juice with children’s authors, Amy DeWeerd and Deborah Spaulding.  Learn how and why they wrote their books, How a Mother Loves by Amy Deweerd, and How Do You Do, Kazoo, the ‘Roo? by Deborah Spaulding.  Listen to the stories and have breakfast.  Books will be available […]

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Coding Is Back – Tuesday, Oct. 2 at 5 P.M.

Join us on Tuesday, October 2nd at 5 p.m. when ICC graduate Habib returns to conduct another coding class.  We welcome kids from the summer workshop as well as newcomers.  Solve computer puzzles using blocks of code; advance through more and more challenging levels.  It’s fun!  Call the Library for more information and/or to register.  

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