Events

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Main Building Closed

Pawling Library 11 Broad St, Pawling

The library's main building will be closed from Monday, November 13 - Wednesday, November 15 due to ongoing construction. You can still access our digital collection and online services from our website, and programs scheduled in the annex building may still be scheduled. Please contact event program coordinators directly with event questions. The main building will reopen on Thursday, November 16, at 10:00 AM

Homeschool Space: Postcards to Space project

Pawling Library Annex 15 Broad Street, Pawling

Homeschool Space: Postcards to Space Monday, November 13, 2023 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Library Annex Age range: Homeschoolers in grades K-8 and their families Participate in the Postcards to Space art project before we meet Astronaut Nicole Stott on November 16. We will talk about the project, which is run by the Space for Art Foundation with groups of youth across the globe,  and each postcard's journey to space. Then, kids will work on their own to design their own postcard. Postcards will be collected and presented to Astronaut Nicole Stott during her Homeschool event on November 16 and sent to space on a Blue Origin Space ship. After their journey, the postcards will be returned to participants as a keepsake. Registration is required. Can't make it to our creation hour? Contact Children's Program Coordinator Neena McBaer via email at children@pawlinglibrary.org to find out about how to participate at home. Paid for in part by Dutchess County; in collaboration with Pawling Central School District, Pawling Recreation, and the Space for Art Foundation.

Free

Monday Matinee at Pawling Recreation

Lakeside Park 2 Lakeside Drive, Pawling

Monday, November 13 1-3 pm Registration is required. You can register on the Pawling Library’s online calendar or contact Donald, our Adult Program Coordinator, at adult@pawlinglibrary.org. You can also register by calling our library at 845-855-3444. Thank you.   Movie: Scrapper Stars: Lola Campbell Comedy, Drama Not Rated Runtime: 1h 24m Georgie, a dreamy 12-year-old girl, lives happily alone in her London flat, filling it with magic. Suddenly, her estranged father turns up and forces her to confront reality. –from IMDb   NOTE: This afternoon movie presentation is for an adult audience.   The Pawling Library is proud to be partnering with Pawling Recreation.   2 Lakeside Dr, Pawling NY 12564 845-855-1131 Email: recreation@pawling.org http://pawlingrec.com

Free

Canceled Autism & Building Skill Sets: Strategies for Developing Comprehensive Social Skills, Life Skills, Relationship Skills and Work Skills

Pawling Library Annex 15 Broad Street, Pawling

Presented by Jeremy K. Farrell Monday, November 13 6:30-7:30 pm Registration is required. You can register on the Pawling Library’s online calendar or contact Donald, our Adult Program Coordinator, at adult@pawlinglibrary.org. You can also register by calling our library at 845-855-3444. Thank you.   Autistic individuals often have undeniable specific strengths but difficulty with many of the skills necessary to navigate our world. This is because many of these skills are not nearly as simple as they look and are more accurately viewed as skill sets. Social skills and life skills include dozens of different skills that simply seek a common goal. Because of multiple factors that will be discussed, it’s common for autistic individuals to not fully develop these entire skill sets, even if they are proficient at some of the skills involved. This lack of fully developed skill sets leads to massive blind spots that autistic individuals like myself, as well as other professionals and educators, are far too familiar with. This can significantly hamper autistic individuals' abilities to navigate these parts of...

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