Calendar

< 2018 >
May 24 - May 30
  • 24
    24.May.Thursday

    Toddlers in Training (18-30 mo. and a caregiver)

    10:00 AM-10:45 AM
    May/Thu/2018
    -Pawling Free Library-
    11 Broad St, Pawling NY 12564

    Thursdays 10:00-10:45 am- Ms. Neena, Main Library

    Does your baby love to bounce and play? Join Ms. Neena every Thursday for a story, singing, and rhyming sure to get baby giggling. All activities are designed to enhance attention and focus, familiarize children with the fundamentals of reading and talking, and instill a love of reading. The program ends with a 10-15 minute social play session or baby-safe art activity.

    Interested in joining? Contact us at children@pawlinglibrary.org or 845-855-3444.

    Book Blast! (entering kindergarten in Fall 2018)

    1:00 PM-2:00 PM
    May/Thu/2018
    -Pawling Free Library-
    11 Broad St, Pawling NY 12564

    Thursdays 1:00-2:00 pm – Ms. Neena, Main Library and Annex

    Children need to know the fundamentals of reading in order to succeed in kindergarten. We’ll play with letters, the sounds and words they make, and the stories they tell in this exciting program. Program ends with a book-inspired craft/activity. Let’s read together!

     

    Interested in joining our program? Contact us at 845-855-3444 or email children@pawlinglibrary.org.

    LEGO Adventure Club (Grades K-2)

    4:00 PM-5:00 PM
    May/Thu/2018
    -Pawling Free Library-
    11 Broad St, Pawling NY 12564

    Every other Thursday, (4/12, 4/26, 5/10, 5/24, and 6/7) 4:00-5:00 pm- Ms. Neena, Annex

    Perfect for the engineer inside of every child, our biweekly LEGO club combines free building and weekly challenges in a non-competitive atmosphere. Stop by and build with friends!

     

    Interested in joining our programs? Contact us at children@pawlinglibrary.org or 845-855-3444.

    Evening Hatha Yoga with Maria Polhemus

    6:30 PM-7:30 PM
    May/Thu/2018

    Hatha Yoga is one of the most popular relaxing forms of exercise.
    Come spend an hour with us and enjoy a new found path of tranquility.
    Please wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat or blanket.
    Each session ends with a guided meditation.
    Please note: There is a program fee of $4.00.
    Registration is required. To register please call the Pawling Library at 845-855-3444.

  • 25
    25.May.Friday

    Twoodalo Twos! (Story time for ages 2.5-3.5 and a caregiver)

    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    May/Fri/2018

    Friday, 10:30-11:30 am -Ms. Neena, Main Library

    On Friday mornings, kids rule the library! Join Ms. Neena, while the library is still closed, for an uninhibited, fun and loud story time. This program incorporates sensory, art, storytelling, music, and movement all in one to prepare children to read, write, and think critically. Topics vary by week, and the program ends with activity stations. This program runs 8 weeks, starting April 20. Parents and caregivers required to remain in the library for the duration of the program.

    Interested in joining? Contact us at children@pawlinglibrary.org or 845-855-3444.

    Crazy 8s Math Club - Season 1 (Grades K-2)

    4:00 PM-5:00 PM
    May/Fri/2018
    -Library Annex-
    15 Oak St, Pawling NY 12564

    Fridays, starting 4/20, 4:00-5:00 pm -Ms. Neena, Annex

    Back by popular demand, it’s the most fun you can ever have in the library! Join Bedtime Math’s Crazy 8s Club, where you’ll build stuff, run and jump, make music, make a mess…it’s a whole new kind of math club! All activities are designed by the experts at Bedtime Math to boost and support developing math skills. This program runs eight weeks, starting April 20th.

    Don’t think your child would enjoy a math club, but want them to boost their skills? Can’t get your child interested, though you think it would be helpful for them to participate? Show them this-they might change their mind.

     

    Interested in joining? Contact us at children@pawlinglibrary.org or 845-855-3444.

    Table-Top Game Night

    5:00 PM-6:00 PM
    May/Fri/2018
    -Pawling Free Library-
    11 Broad St, Pawling NY 12564

    Come play card and board games. If you play games like Magic or Yu-Gi-Oh! you are encouraged to bring your deck.

    Registration is required. Register at the Pawling Library or by calling 855-3444

  • 26
    26.May.Saturday

    LUCINDA SNOWDROP: a musical tale by Marian Grudko

    1:30 PM-2:30 PM
    May/Sat/2018

    The Pawling Library and Front Street Gallery present
    LUCINDA SNOWDROP: a musical tale by Marian Grudko dedicated to all Grandmas

    Saturday, May 26 at 1:30 pm

    This presentation will take place at Front Street Gallery. The gallery is located at 21 Front St, in Patterson, NY. frontstreetgallery.org

    Lucinda is only a toy bunny, yet it’s up to her to save Emmie’s grandma. Will Lucinda make the right choice? Will she do the right thing? With the help of The Great Silver Falcon, Lucinda sets off on a transformative journey and learns the power and pain of promises and love.

    Marian performs this poignant story, accompanied by her enchanting music.

    The program is for adults and children ages 4 and up.

    Lucinda Snowdrop is now a book, illustrated by Magdalene Carson, available at The Book Cove in Pawling, NY and wherever books are sold.

    Registration is required. To register please call the Pawling Library at 845-855-3444.

  • 27
    27.May.Sunday

    Memorial Day

    All day
    May/Sun/2018
    -Pawling Free Library-
    11 Broad St, Pawling NY 12564

    The library is closed

  • 28
    28.May.Monday

    Memorial Day

    All day
    May/Mon/2018
    -Pawling Free Library-
    11 Broad St, Pawling NY 12564

    The library is closed

  • 29
    29.May.Tuesday

    Baby Bounce and Groove (birth - 18 mo. and a caregiver)

    10:00 AM-10:45 AM
    May/Tue/2018
    -Pawling Free Library-
    11 Broad St, Pawling NY 12564

    Tuesdays 10:00-10:45 am – Ms. Neena, Main Library

    Young babies benefit from story time, singing, bouncing and dancing, and socialization. This is our regularly scheduled nine week program for our youngest patrons. To improve and encourage the acquisition of language and a love for reading, we’ll sing, bounce, play, and laugh. Each session ends with 10-15 minutes of social play.

    Interested in joining? Contact us at children@pawlinglibrary.org or 845-855-3444.

    Hatha Yoga in the Afternoon with Maria Polhemus

    1:00 PM-2:00 PM
    May/Tue/2018

    Hatha Yoga is one of the most popular relaxing forms of exercise.
    Come spend an hour with us and enjoy a new found path to tranquility.
    Please wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat or blanket.
    Each session ends with a guided meditation.
    Program fee:$4.00.
    Registration is required. To register please call the Pawling Library at 845-855-3444.

    Gardening Club

    4:00 PM-5:00 PM
    May/Tue/2018
    -Library Annex-
    15 Oak St, Pawling NY 12564

    The Pawling Library is starting a vegetable and herb garden! Gardening Club will meet once a week to plant and tend the garden and learn about gardening and the environment

    Registration is required. Register at the Pawling Library or by calling 855-3444

    Roblox Club

    5:30 PM-6:30 PM
    May/Tue/2018
    -Library Annex-
    15 Oak St, Pawling NY 12564

    Come play Roblox in a group setting on the library laptops.

    Registration is required. Register in person at the Pawling Library or by calling 855-3444.

    Ghostland: An American History in Haunted Places

    7:00 PM-8:00 PM
    May/Tue/2018

    Tuesday, May 29
    7:00-8:00 pm

    Colin Dickey will read from his most recent nonfiction book, Ghostland: An American History in Haunted Places, a cultural history of the United States via its haunted houses, hotels, graveyards, and prisons. He’ll discuss stories of famous hauntings from the Hudson Valley, as well as what those stories tell us about ourselves and our relationship to history. We’ll also discuss why some places seem to be more haunted than others, and give you a chance to tell your own ghost experiences.

    Registration is required. To register please call the Pawling Library at 845-855-3444.

  • 30
    30.May.Wednesday

    Mini STEAM Masters (literacy/science program for children 3-5 years)

    1:00 PM-2:00 PM
    May/Wed/2018
    -Pawling Free Library-
    11 Broad St, Pawling NY 12564

    Wednesdays 1:00-2:00 pm- Ms. Neena, Main Library

    What do you get when you combine literacy and STEAM programming? Lots and lots of learning! This program uses rotating weekly science topics to engage young children’s interest in materials and sensory experiences that help them learn not only science but also to read and write. Selected topics rotate.

     

    Interested in joining our programs? Contact us at children@pawlinglibrary.org or 845-855-3444.

    LEGO & Little Bits Club (Grades 3-4)

    4:00 PM-5:00 PM
    May/Wed/2018
    -Library Annex-
    15 Oak St, Pawling NY 12564

    Alternating Wednesdays (4/18, 5/2, 5/16, 5/30) 4:00-5:00 pm -Ms. Kate, Annex

    Build any crazy creation you can think of, either independently or with your friends!

    Interested in joining? Contact us at children@pawlinglibrary.org or 845-855-3444.

    Film-Making Club

    5:30 PM-6:30 PM
    May/Wed/2018
    -Library Annex-
    15 Oak St, Pawling NY 12564

    Teens in film making club write, direct, and act together in a short film. Once filming is finished, teens will help edit the film and post it on YouTube.

    Registration is required. Register at the Pawling Library or by calling 855-3444

    Evening Hatha Yoga with Maria Polhemus

    6:30 PM-7:30 PM
    May/Wed/2018

    Hatha Yoga is one of the most popular relaxing forms of exercise.
    Come spend an hour with us and enjoy a new found path of tranquility.
    Please wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat or blanket.
    Each session ends with a guided meditation.
    Please note: There is a program fee of $4.00.
    Registration is required. To register please call the Pawling Library at 845-855-3444.