Category Archives: Announcement

Magic Show and Ice Cream Sundaes – Wednesday, August 14

On Wednesday, August 14 at 6:30 p.m. the Valatie Free Library presents the last event of the 2019 Summer Program.  Master Magician Doug Bartels returns with “MAGIC.”  Come to the Library to be amazed and to celebrate a great summer of reading and wonderful presentations. End the night with ice cream sundaes!   All Ages are welcome to attend this family program at the […]

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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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Photo Exhibition – Sunday, April 7, 2019

The annual Valatie Free Library Photo Exhibition will take place on Sunday, April 7th at the Valatie Senior Center / Williams Street, Valatie.  Join us between 2 and 4 p.m. to view the 79 photos submitted by talented local photographers.  Winners of the competition will be announced at 3:30 p.m.  Refreshments will be served.

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Coding Fun

As evident from the smiles of these three who attended our coding class with Habib on Tuesday, coding  is fun.  The next coding workshop is on Tuesday, February 26th.  Join us to work at your own pace to build your coding design and solve each puzzle.

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Henry Knox Trail in Valatie

We invite you to stop in to view the new look in the recently renovated section of the Valatie Free Library.   Jarvis Baillargeon’s paintings of the Revolutionary War Henry Knox Trail are now hanging there.  Not only are they a beautiful addition to the Library and an enhancement to the room; they also recapture a […]

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