Category Archives: Events

Lego Challenge Change

Now you can build with Lego bricks every Tuesday of the month.  Visit the Library on any Tuesday between 12 and 5 p.m. to construct your very own architectural masterpiece!  Choose from a variety of different Lego pieces and Duplos.  All ages are welcome.  No registration is necessary.

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A Christmas Project

The Valatie Free Library has joined the Ichabod Crane Primary School and the Northern Lions Club and other organizations in helping  needy families have a happy Christmas.  Our responsibility will be to provide books, articles of clothing and toys to two children and food for their family.  If you would like to help us, you […]

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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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