The “Photo Booth”
Doll Tea – 2012
The annual doll tea will take place on Saturday, May 18, from 2 – 4 p.m. at the Dorothy Ostrowski Senior Center off State Farm Road. Activities for the girls and their dolls will include decorating cup cakes for the tea, creating flower decorations for the girls’ and dolls’ hair and lots of surprises. Registration is necessary for this program so that we have enough supplies. Please call the library (758-9321) to register for the fun!
This month, the following events will take place:
- Chess for Kids 8 – 17, May 7,14,21
- Making a Mother’s Day Craft for Kids, May 1 – Waiting List
- Doll Tea, Kids preschool – age 11, moms, grandmothers, May 18 – Call the Library to Register
- Story Hour for Preschoolers, May 7, 14, 21, 28
- Math Tutoring for All Math Levels, May 7, 14, 21, 28
- Paper Crafting with Linda for Adults and Teens, May 3 – Waiting List
- Knitting for Adults and Teens, May 6
- Book Club for Adults, May 20
Click here or on the word Activities at the top of the page to check out exact times for the above. Call the Library for more information.
Beginning April 1st, the Library will be open an additional 3 hours per week. We will now be open one extra hour on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays. New hours for these days are: Tuesdays and Wednesdays from noon – 6 p.m. / Fridays from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
E-Reader Help is available Mondays 12-2:30 p.m and 5-7 p. .m / Thursdays 4-8 p.m. / and Fridays 11-2 p.m. Call the Library (758-9321) to register for individualized training on your Nook, Kindle, IPad or any other e-reading device.
Click here on VFL Programs or on the word ACTIVITIES above on this page to see our newest schedule of program events for adults and kids throughout the spring. We will also list them individually in posts when they are scheduled to occur so that you may register for them. Call the library for more information.
OverDrive Media Console is now available for Nook HD, Nook HD+, Nook Tablet and Nook Color. Users of these devices may now download library books directly to their Nooks without having to download first to a computer and then drag to their Nooks. If you own one of the above ereaders, just go to the Nook Shop and download the free Overdrive Media Console app, a one-time only task. It takes less than a minute. Then proceed to download an audio or ebooks in the usual way from OverDrive. Click on OVERDRIVE INFORMATION to access an information sheet about the process, and, as always, feel free to call us at the library for help. We will be happy to walk through the process with you.
We are now posting information about adult and kids programs and displaying photos of recent programs under Activities (located over the pictures on the top of this page). You can access this information by clicking Activities or the following: VFL Programs
In 2013, Math Tutoring will be available in the library every Tuesday from 4 – 5 p.m. If you would like math help at any level, just stop in.
Overdrive ebooks can now be downloaded to your Kindle. Go to http://mhls.lib.overdrive.com or to the icon “Downloadable Audiobooks and Ebooks” on the Valatie Library web page to bring up the Overdrive page; you will notice a Kindle option next to many titles. You may also go to the bottom of the sidebar on that page to pull up a list of books which are now available for Kindle. Continue reading