with Maggie Kwet Information Services Specialist, Dutchess County Office for the Aging Wednesday, October 24 6:30-8:00 pm TOPICS • Supplemental Insurances • EPIC • Prescription Drug Plans • Medicare Advantage Plans • and MUCH more. Registration is required. To register please call the Pawling Library at 845-855-3444.

Fiesta Concert! with Flor Bromley

Para la traducción al español, por favor ver más abajo. 10/19, 6:00-7:00 pm — Pawling Elementary School Auditorium, 7 Haight Street Pawling, NY 12564 Free admission. Bilingual concert for families with children of all ages. Of greatest interest to ages 1-7 years. No registration required, just stop by! FIESTA CONCERT is a musical experience that brings together music from all over the world, and combines storytelling and puppetry in one magical experience. Flor and her band will play songs from her brand new bilingual album “Chiqui Music Boom”, a collection of songs that transports you to a world of imagination inside a child’s mind. These songs along with bilingual versions of popular children’s classics and fun puppetry will have the whole family laughing and dancing, broadening their worldview during an international cultural encounter. For more information about the artist, visit her website. For more information, please contact Children’s Program Coordinator, Neena McBaer at 845-855-3444 or ____________________________________________________________________________________________________________ “Fiesta Concert” con Flor Bromley. 10-19-18  |  6PM  | ESCUELA PRIMARIA PAWLING, 7 HAIGHT STREET PAWLING, NY Entrada gratis. Concierto bilingüe para familias con niños de todas...

The Blue Olive: An Olive Oil and Vinegar Tasting Seminar

Tuesday, October 16 7:00-8:30 pm The Pawling Library will host The Blue Olive for another special event exploring the many ways to use extra virgin olive oil and aged vinegar. Co-founder John Canevari will lead an interactive tasting seminar to guide the class through several unique palette-pleasing recipes. Guests will have the opportunity to taste each recipe and take notes on the preparation and cooking process used to create each dish. The Blue Olive is excited to share brand new products and fantastic recipes from their test kitchen with new cooks and experienced chefs alike. Program fee: $10.00. Please join us! Registration is required. To register please call the Pawling Library at 845-855-3444.

Arts Mid-Hudson: Information Session

Thursday, October 11 1:00-3:00 pm Funding Available: Dutchess, Orange & Ulster Counties Over $100,000 Available. *All artistic disciplines are eligible. Funds support arts-related activities, which may include workshops, exhibits, performances, concerts, festivals, screenings, readings, cultural programming, artist-initiated projects, and public school arts residencies in Dutchess, Orange, and Ulster counties. Do you have an idea for a projects? One of our priorities is supporting new programming. Attend an information session (required to apply) or contact Arts Mid-Hudson directly to learn more about the program, how to develop a competitive proposal and what steps are needed to apply. See Arts Mid-Hudson’s website for full guidelines, eligibility and more details. Deadline: November 15, 2018 Info Sessions Begin: September 11, 2018 Full Information: THREE CATEGORIES INDIVIDUAL ARTIST COMMISSIONS: Direct grants of $2,500 to select individual artists who propose to create new work. Can engage a particular community in the artist’s creative process and/or presentation (NEW 2019). PROJECT GRANTS: Funds up to $5,000 are available to support projects including exhibitions, workshop series, performances, festivals, screenings, readings, folk arts and...

Working for the library

Do you love to help people? Are you interested in connecting people with information? Are you available to work on Sundays? If you answered yes to all these questions, you might be interested in working for the Pawling Library. We are currently looking to hire a part-time library clerk. For more information and to submit an application, please go to

Floral Arranging with Erica

Tuesday, September 25 7:00-8:30 pm During this fun-filled workshop we will be using a variety of interesting autumn flowers to create a burst of color that will draw attention and beautify the home. In addition, you’ll also learn essential tips on flower purchasing and care. Note: Participants should bring SMALL SHARP clippers and or scissors. Some might wish to wear an apron. Material fee: $15.00. Containers will be provided. About our presenter: Erica was the owner of The Flower Market in Westchester County for more than 20 years. She provided flowers and event planning, from simple occasions to high profile venues that included The Pierre and The Rainbow Room in New York City to, locally, Tappan Hill, The Kittle House and the Westchester Country Club. Now semi-retired, she enjoys working privately for long-time customers. Registration is required. To Register please call the Pawling Library at 845-855-3444.

FREE English (ESOL) Tutoring

English for Speakers of Other Languages with Karina Cerna Tuesday, October 9 & Thursday, October 11 12:30-3:30 pm Tutoring is available for both adults and teens. Sessions are for one hour. To schedule an appointment with Karina register at the front desk or call the Pawling Library at 845-855-3444. This publication (product) was supported by (or “in part by”) funds from the New York State Library’s Adult Literacy Services grant program.

Adult English Classes: Level 3

Dutchess Community College presents CLASES DE INGLÉS Adult English Classes: Level 3 Instructor: Karina Cerna Solo $25 por 90 horas de instrucción. Only $25 for 90 hours of instruction. Donde/Where: Pawling Library Martes/Tuesdays & Jueves/Thursdays 9:00 am-12:00 pm CALL FOR MORE INFORMATION (845) 790-3590 OFFICE OF COMMUNITY SERVICES at DUTCHESS COMMUNITY COLLEGE LLAME PARA MAS INFORMACIÓN 845-790-3590

National Voter Registration Day

Tuesday September 25th is National Voter Registration Day. Volunteers will be on hand at the library all day to assist anyone who would like to register to vote or would like to update their voter registration. For more information about registering to vote, you can visit the New York State Board of Elections For more information about National Voter Registration Day, you can visit

Stop the Bleed

Presented by Joseph A. Ryan Medical Reserve Corps Coordinator Dutchess County Department of Emergency Response   Tuesday, September 18 7:00-9:00 pm Stop the Bleed is intended to encourage bystanders to become empowered to help in a bleeding emergency before professional help arrives. A person who is bleeding can die from blood loss within five minutes, therefore it is important to quickly stop the blood loss by any means necessary. Participants will receive “hands on” training in the proper use of direct pressure, wound packing and tourniquets. Registration is required. To register please call the Pawling Library at 845-855-3444.