Category Archives: Announcement

Registration for Summer Programs

Summer 2022 promises to be a fun one at the Valatie Free Library.  We have many professional presentations, arts and crafts workshops, fun activities.  For specific details, click on 2022 Summer Programs in the Quick Access Tool Bar above this page.   Then call the Library (518-758-9321) or click here to register for the activities you […]

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Kanopy – A Review

Thanks to a very generous donation by Theresa Hurley in memory of her sister, Mary C. Hurley, the Valatie Free Library again has a subscription to Kanopy.  Valatie Free Library patrons may now stream films, documentaries and children’s programming for no charge.  To use this service, a person must be a patron of the Valatie […]

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Path to the “Trail” Completed

Thank you to Billy Marsh, Ron Rich and Jake Samascott who completed the path linking the Valatie Free Library to the Albany-Hudson Electric Trail on Wednesday October 28th.  We appreciate their volunteering to create a functional and attractive access to the Trail for the community.  A special thank you to Ron for clearing the path […]

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Try These Art Projects

On Thursday, July 23 and Friday July, 24, Mr. Chuck will present two  fascinating and fun art projects. Today (Thursday) at 1:30 p.m., join him for a Cartooning Workshop on GotoMeeting.  Even if you have not already registered, you can still join the group if  you email valatiefreelibrary@gmail.com so that he can send you the […]

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Art Supplies Ready for Friday, July 10

We had to cancel last Friday’s craft because of the lack of power, but don’t miss this week.  Chuck has a really great craft project for Friday at 1:30 p.m.  Art supplies are ready and you can pick them up at the table outside the Library deck.  Click here to register for this program, and […]

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Summer Programs at the Library

Please check out a silly version of the story of “The Tortoise and the Hare” as presented by the Ichabod Crane Librarians and the librarians from Kinderhook Memorial Library, North Chatham Library and the Valatie Free Library.  We had fun “being” the animals and hope you enjoyed our version.  And don’t forget to check Valatie’s […]

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VFL Craft Time

Check out the Valatie Free Library Facebook page.  Chuck, our new Program Coordinator, has designed a new activity, “Valatie Free Library Presents Craft Time.”  The first activity is drawing with 3 people . . . or more.  Check out the neat design; try it with friends and family.   Send  a photo of your drawing to […]

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