Upcoming Events

Crocheting and Knitting with Tea and Cookies

Happening on every other Tuesday of each month from 3:00pm-5:00pm.

Next meetings:  February 21st, March 7th, March 21st
Come and craft in the Art Books Room. Browse terrific collections of patterns and do it yourself instructional materials. We will provide some yarn, crochet and knitting needles available for beginners. Crafters welcome to bring projects from home and share your knowledge with the community.

Crocheting and Knitting with Tea and Cookies

Music Together Story Hour

Wednesday, February 22, 2017 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Stories, music, sing-a-long, and dance with Miranda’s Music Together Program (http://www NULL.catskillmountainmusictogether NULL.com/).

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Aging in the Movies: A Film Retrospective

Wednesday, February 22, 2017 @ 5:30pm-7:30pm
With Your Host, Sandi Eppy. This month’s film: Checking Out. A film series that meets on the Second Floor on the fourth Wednesday of the month. Tea will be available. Participants are welcome to bring snacks.

Aging Film Series

Spanish Story Hour

Saturday, February 25, 2017 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Spanish Story Hour with Karin.

Spanish Story Hour

MARDI GRAS is coming to WOODSTOCK courtesy of The Friends of The Woodstock Library!

Saturday, February 25, 2017 @ 1:00 pm – 5:30 pm

The Friends of The Woodstock Library invite all ages to come join us Saturday February 25th for a community celebration of art, music and dancing. mardi gras woodstock-01

Starting at 1 pm local artist and designer, Erin Cadigan, will host a two hour mask making clinic in the upstairs room at Woodstock Library. All materials will be provided but if you have some special feathers, beads or fabric feel free to bring them along to use or share.

3 PM – Hudson Valley Second Line Brass Band, an eight piece ensemble will kick off the music with a twenty minute set in the Reading Room, downstairs in Woodstock Library.  They will then lead us all (in our masks!!) out the door to…

***!!((( SECOND LINE PARADE )))!!*** Our way across the lawn, across the street and into The Station Bar!!

3:45 – 5:30  Mardi Gras Party!

There will be a continuation of the music! There will be dancing! There will be a bake sale, with cookie decorating station, hosted by The Friends of the Woodstock Library!

PARKING is along Library Lane or in the free municipal lot located a half block up Comeau Drive off Tinker St.  **You will be just through the covered bridge to Station Bar**

If anyone would like to volunteer for this event or wishes to contribute to the bake sale please contact Erin Cadigan at ialieneye@hotmail.com (ialieneye null@null hotmail NULL.com)

All bake sale proceeds go to helping The Friends of The Library continue to put on excellent community programming through our public library.

Woodstock Library Forum: Contemplations of the Anthropic: A Lakota Perspective

Saturday, February 25, 2017 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Tiokasin Ghosthorse is a member of the Cheyenne River Lakota Nation of South Dakota. He has a long history with indigenous activism and advocacy. As a writer and performer his presentation will include one Native culture of the Lakota Nation. Expect to hear an update on the struggle of the Standing Rock pipeline. Tiokasin Ghosthorse is the founder, host and Executive Producer of First Voices Radio in New York City for the past two decades. As a master musician, Tiokasin performs worldwide and has been featured at Lincoln Center.

Celebrating 3 decades of good talk! The Longest-Running Cultural and Public Affairs Forum in the Hudson Valley!

Sponsored by the Friends of the Woodstock Library.

Woodstock Library Forums: The Longest-Running Cultural and Public Affairs Forum in the Mid-Hudson Valley!

January-March 2017 Woodstock Library Forum Brochures

Are available at the Circulation Desk or online as a PDF.

January-May 2017 Live at the Library Brochure

Are available at the Circulation Desk or online as a PDF.

Free Your Voice! Creative Writing Workshop with Dakota Lane

5:30 pm-7:30 pm, every Tuesday in March (3/7, 3/14, 3/21, 3/28)

Free! Please register in advance at Library. All levels welcome. Please commit to come to the whole series.

More info:
Discover your voice and try on new forms, in this warm and encouraging workshop. Designed for beginners as well as old hacks, with fast, fun exercises as well as plenty of time to discuss and develop individual projects. Depending on class interest, we will explore fiction and creative non-fiction, poetry and other genres. Bring your favorite notebook, pen, or pencil.

Dakota Lane (http://dakotalane NULL.blogspot NULL.com/) is an award-winning author and has written for NY Times, Village Voice and numerous other publications. She has taught writing in the Hudson Valley since 1985.

Tax Forms

We have received everything NY State and the IRS is sending us. We have a limited supply!

We currently have the following federal tax forms:

  • 1040 (with instructions)
  • 1040A (with instructions)
  • 1040EZ (with instructions)

We currently have the following New York state tax forms:

  • IT-1099-R
  • IT-114
  • IT-2
  • IT-201
  • IT-201-D
  • IT-201-I
  • IT-201-V
  • IT-213
  • IT-213-I
  • IT-214
  • -IT-215
  • -IT-215-I
  • IT-216
  • IT-216-I
  • IT-225
  • IT-225-I
  • IT-272
  • IT-272-I
  • NYC-210
  • NYC-210-I

For all other federal tax forms, click here. (http://www NULL.irs NULL.gov/forms)

For all other New York state tax forms and publications, click here. (https://www NULL.tax NULL.ny NULL.gov/forms/)

Ongoing Events

Crocheting and Knitting with Tea and Cookies

Happening on every other Tuesday of each month from 3:00pm-5:00pm.

Next meetings:  February 21st, March 7th, March 21st
Come and craft in the Art Books Room. Browse terrific collections of patterns and do it yourself instructional materials. We will provide some yarn, crochet and knitting needles available for beginners. Crafters welcome to bring projects from home and share your knowledge with the community.

Crocheting and Knitting with Tea and Cookies

The Happy Booker

Third Wednesdays @ 6:30pm-7:30pm
Looking to expand your reading horizons? Join us for The Happy Booker Discussion Group! All choice of books made by participants. Meets in the Reading Room on the third Wednesday of each month @ 6:30pm. Please sign up at the Circulation Desk or call, 845-679-2213.

Book for the February 15th meeting is: The Charterhouse of Parma by Stendhal.

Happy Booker

Tech Help

Thursdays: 12:00pm-4:00pm

Need help with:

  • A new device
  • Learning about digital borrowing
  • Questions about social media and email
  • Help with Microsoft Office
  • PCs and Macs

Willy may be able to help you! Sign up at circulation desk for a 30-minute session.

Want to BE a Tech Help Volunteer? Talk to library staff.

Tech Help with Willy

Woodstock Library Show #42 (February 2017)

View on our YouTube Channel (https://youtu NULL.be/Xew3P72mdaU)

Includes: Today & Tomorrow: Library Director, Jessica Kerr chats about the New Library Board for 2017, her vision for the Woodstock Library, as well as the ongoing Master Facilities Planning; “What Book Are You Writing?” with photographer and author, Frank Spinelli; Live at the Library performances from Karen Whitman and Rick Pantell; Steve Charney with Magic for Kids and Adults at a Friends of the Library sponsored event.

This show is produced by Barry Miller, Library Board Trustee.