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Board of Trustees Meeting – 12/18/2017

The Valatie Free Library Board of Trustees will meet on Monday, December 18, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. in the Library, 1036 Kinderhook Street, for its annual meeting, followed by its regular monthly meeting.  The Public is welcome to attend.

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The Next Two Weeks at VFL

Tuesday, November 7th (10:30 a.m.)  Story Hour for preschoolers, caregivers and younger siblings. Drop in before you go to vote, and enjoy stories, craft, snack and Posie, our wonderful therapy dog.  She can’t wait to see you!

Wednesday, November 8th – Heather Lloyd (Lloyd the Geek) tech wizard, will be here to problem-solve your computer, phone, tablet, laptop frustrations.  Two slots, 4:30 – 5:15 and 6:00 – 6:45 are open.  Call soon!

Friday and Saturday,  November 10 and 11 – the Library will be OPEN, as usual.

Monday, November 13 (7:00 p.m.) – Book Club meets.  We will be discussing The Book That Matters Most by Ann Hood.  Newcomers are welcome.

Tuesday, November 14 (6:30 p.m.)  Intro to Essential Oils.  Adults, join us to learn about all natural solutions for yourself and your families.  See the amazing benefits of doTERRA essential oils:  what they are, how and why to use them.  Light snacks will be provided.  Call the Library to register as space is limited.

Saturday, November 18 (10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.)– BOOKS AND BAGELS – Amy DeWeerd, Valatie resident and author,  will be in the Library to talk about and sign copies of her children’s book, Scooter and Sophie, a True Story .   Bagels and coffee/juice will be served.  Books will be available for purchase.

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Individual Computer Assistance – 11/08/17

Heather Lloyd, Lloyd the Geek, will be here on Wednesday, November 8th.  We have 2 forty-five minute slots available.  Please call the Library to register for either 4:30 – 5:15 or 6:00 – 6:45.  Heather will help with any computer, laptop, tablet or phone problems.  Bring your device; find the solution!

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Thank You, Hannaford!


Thank you to Hannaford which chose the Valatie Free Library to be the recipient of part of the proceeds from the sale of  “Create a Little Karma” bags at the Hannaford in Valatie, New York during October.  Thank you also to all who purchased one of the bags.

 

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Calling All Preschoolers!

Apple Printing at Story Hour – 9/12/17

Preschoolers, Caregivers and Younger Siblings, join us for Story Hour every Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. at the Valatie Free Library. Listen to stories, do a craft, meet Posie, the therapy dog, and have a snack. No registration is necessary. Just walk in – 1036 Kinderhook Street – 4 buildings down from the VMA.

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Red Apple Run – Appreciation and Results

Today was a great success!  Our appreciation to all for your support.  Thank you, runners and walkers, for your participation! Thank you to our sponsors and to Samascott Orchards for hosting us. Also thanks to the Kinderhook Runner’s Club for all of their guidance.   You can check times in the following links:
Click 2017awards-age groups for the awards in the 5K by age group.
Click 2017Kids_1_Mile for results for the Kids 1 mile walk / run.
Click 2017overall_results for the overall results for all the runners in the 5K.

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Announcement: Future Board Meetings

The Board of Trustees will  meet on the third Monday of each month beginning on Monday, September 18th.  The Public is welcome to attend all regular Board Meetings.

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