Holiday Magic Story Hour
Saturday, December 20, 2014 @ 10:30am
With storytellers: Oliver Wyman, Jill Olesker, Karin Flores Reininger, Cass Reep, and Lesley Sawhill. Families are invited to come enjoy a packed hour of storytelling of holiday favorites from a variety of different traditions, from Suess’s The Grinch – read by voice over actor, Oliver Wyman (https://www NULL.facebook NULL.com/OllieWyman), to Too Many Tamales read in Spanish and English by Karin Flores Reininger. Jill Olesker, an oral storyteller, will share a tale about the gift of giving, Cass Reep and Lesley Sawhill will do a holiday favorite for sign language, The Night Before Christmas.
Reading Dog Hour
Saturday, December 20, 2014 @ 1:00pm-2:00pm – with Tierra
For early readers! Sign up for a reading time (in 15 minute sessions) in the children’s room.
Children gain confidence in reading skills in a relaxed dog-kid friendly atmosphere. Tierra and Wadley are non-judgmental, attentive, and perfect listeners. This program is for children who struggle with reading and are nervous or stressed out reading aloud in class. Reading to these tail wagging tutors can be just the thing that helps them relax about reading.
Live at the Library: Woodstock Renaissance
Saturday, December 20, 2014 @ 7:00pm – Free
Woodstock Renaissance – Craig Balmer, Miriam Berg, Alan McKnight, Julie Parisi Kirby, Susan Phillips, and Kate West. Woodstock Renaissance, an a cappella vocal ensemble specializing in early and traditional music. They will be singing Renaissance motets and madrigals, a wassail from Wales, works by Zoltán Kodály (1882-1967) and Maurice Duruflé (1902-1986), a Christmas song by Woodstock composer Alexander Semmler (1900-1977) and more.
Dates for 2015 will be added to the web cal soon!
Woodstock Library Forum: Chronogram, Children’s Poetry: A Reading
Saturday, December 20, 2014 @ 5:00pm – Free
Chronogram (http://www NULL.chronogram NULL.com/) Poetry Editor, Philip Levine (http://www NULL.woodstockpoetry NULL.com/) has assembled a squad of underage poets to read their work. Piper Levine, Rachel Wapner-Mol, Sage Perkins, Kaya Lanier, Forrest G.B. Tinney, Solana Cantu, and more TBA.
Computer Learning Sessions with Marty Korn
Saturdays, starting: November 15, 2014 @ 11:00am-2:00pm (30-minute sessions)
Sign up @ circulation desk or give us a call: 845-679-2213! Computer Learning: From basic beginners to advanced. Software: Word, Excel, Photoshop (note: this is program is not available on library computers), and other software programs by request. Internet: Learn how to get more out of your Internet experience. Social Networking: Facebook and Google+. Web and Graphic Design: How to make a website. With instructor, Marty Korn.
The Library will be closed on: Wednesday, December 24, 2014 and Thursday, December 25, 2014. We reopen on Friday, December 26 at 10:00am.
New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day Hours
The Library will be closed on: Wednesday, December 31, 2014 and Thursday, January 1, 2015. We reopen on Friday, January 2 at 10:00am.