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Family Program: Animal Embassy – Tues. Aug. 6

The Valatie Free Library will host Animal Embassy on Tuesday, August 6 at 6:30 p.m. at St. Luke’s Fellowship Hall / 1010 Kinderhook Street / Valatie New York. Join Animal Embassy of Stamford, Connecticut on a  journey through the night life of the animal kingdom! Learn the differences between “nocturnal,” “crepuscular” and “diurnal” animals with […]

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Shadow Puppets – Thank You, Brad Shur

Brad Shur of Paper Heart Puppets conducted another wonderful presentation at the Valatie Free Library on Tuesday, July 30 at 1 p.m.  Kids, and moms, made some great puppets and then using Brad’s special screen displayed them as shadow puppets.  Check out the pictures included in this post. To see more information about Brad go […]

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Bubbles! Bubbles! Bubbles!

Tomorrow, Friday, July 26th, from  11 to noon is Bubble Day at the Valatie Free Library.  Join us to demonstrate your bubble creativity.  We have multiple tubs of bubbles and all kinds of wands.  Challenge your friends to a contest.  Who has created the largest, most colorful, strangest or most geometrically perfect bubble?

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Out of This World

CMOST WILL BE HERE TONIGHT, JULY 24TH AT 6:30 P.M.with the program, Out of This World: ***Can you defy gravity? We will try while learning about planets, moons and stars. This program will bring you closer to space and the solar system. Join us to learn and to do a hands-on activity! Bring your friends.

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Art with Mary Young

We still have space in this program.  Call the Library (518-758-9321) to register or for more information.   Participants will create a 3D diorama of an undiscovered world using paint and modeling compound, tool a space exploration scene on foil and weave on straws to create a long colorful belt… Important Information Ages 8 up  Two […]

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Take Flight with Anita Sanchez

Tuesday, July 23rd1-2 p.m. at the Valatie Free LibraryKindergarten to Grade 4 How do birds fly?  Why can’t we?  Can a bubble fly in outer space?  What’s the best shape for a wing?  In this fun, hands-on program, kids will use feathers, paper, balloons and bubbles to learn about concepts of flight.  Participants will design […]

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Join Us!

You can find out Valatie Free Library fall programs by clicking on the calendar link or the 2019 Fall Programs link at the top of this web page. Join us for children’s and adult programs. Call 518-758-9321 for more details.

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New Schedule for Tech Help

Heather Lloyd, Lloyd the Geek, will be visiting the Valatie Free Library on the second Thursday of each month to work with anyone who registers for a 45 minute help session with her.  This is a change from her usual second Wednesday help session.  The time slots will run from 4:30 p.m. until 6:45 p.m., […]

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