Events

Event Series Baby Bounce and Groove

Canceled CANCELED: Baby Bounce and Groove (0-18 months)

Pawling Library Annex 15 Broad Street, Pawling

Tuesday February 13th there will be no Baby Bounce and Groove, due to the ongoing snowy conditions.    Baby Bounce and Groove Tuesdays, 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM Nine week event series, 01/09 - 03/09 Age range: birth -18 months & a caregiver  Library Annex, with Neena Join us for stories and songs. We’ll focus on the keys for early literacy—singing, reading, talking, playing, and engaging with caregivers. This program ends with 10 - 15 minutes of play time. Registration is highly suggested. You can register in advance or the day of! Join us for as many or as few classes as you are able, but please ONLY register for the dates you will attend. Due to the number of no-shows we have had at recent events, registration is now week by week. Drop ins will be accommodated whenever space is available, but advanced registration is preferred.

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Afternoon Hatha Yoga / Online Program

Pawling Library 11 Broad St, Pawling

Tuesday afternoons 1-2 pm Instructor: Maria Polhemus Registration is required. Click on the link below to register  or by contacting Donald, our Adult Program Coordinator, at adult@pawlinglibrary.org. https://www.pawlingfreelibrary.org/event/afternoon-hatha-yoga-online-program-10/   Hatha Yoga is one of the most popular relaxing forms of exercise. Spend an hour with us and enjoy a new found path to tranquility. Each session ends with a guided meditation.   Program fee: $5.00, per class. You can make a non-refundable payment using our library’s PayPal account, by check or money order. Please make checks / money orders payable to Pawling Library, and mail to Pawling Library, 11 Broad St, Pawling, NY 12564. Make sure enclosed with your payment is your name, and indicate that payment is for Hatha Yoga classes. Thank you.

Event Series Read and Play

Canceled CANCELED: Read and Play (Ages 3 – 5 years and a caregiver)

Pawling Library Annex 15 Broad Street, Pawling

The February 13th meeting of Read and Play will be canceled due to poor weather conditions.    Read and Play Tuesdays, 2:00 – 3:00 PM Nine week event series, 01/09 - 03/09 Age range: Ages 3 - 5 years and a caregiver Our small group Kindergarten readiness program, focused on early literacy and math skills through a combination of hands-on activities and group story time. We'll also work on following directions and practicing classroom behaviors. Registration is highly suggested. Register in advance or day of! Join us for as many or as few classes as you are able, but please ONLY register for the dates you will attend. Due to the number of no-shows we have had at recent events, registration is now week by week. Drop ins will be accommodated whenever space is available, but advanced registration is preferred.

Free
Event Series Mahjong

Canceled Mahjong

Pawling Library 11 Broad St, Pawling

Tuesdays 3-5 pm   To register, please email Donald at adult @pawlinglibrary.org. Thank you.       Mahjong is popular throughout the world. Please join us and learn how to play this ancient Chinese tile game. Come join the fun!     Photograph by Mahmoud Yahyaoui

Event Series Roblox Club

Postponed Roblox Club

Pawling Library Annex 15 Broad Street, Pawling

We’ll play games together on the Library’s account. Learn to build worlds and play this popular online game. The Library will set up a secure account for safe play during this program.This program will meet on alternating Tuesdays: 1/16, 1/30, 2/13, 2/27, & 3/12. For grades 3 & up. Registration required.

Canceled The Pawling Writers Group

Pawling Library 11 Broad St, Pawling

Tuesdays 6:15-7:45 pm   To register, please email Donald at adult @pawlinglibrary.org. Thank you.   This writing group, led by author and teacher Walter Woodhouse and author Steve Haggerty, is open to anyone ages 18 and up who has an interest in writing. We welcome books of fiction, short stories, nonfiction, and poetry. The program will run as the classic writing workshop, where participants have the opportunity to read their work and offer helpful comments to one another. Please join us for this weekly program.   About our presenters:   Walter Woodhouse: Before retiring in 2012, Mr. Woodhouse was Assistant Superintendent for Instruction for Nyack Public Schools, where he began as the English Department Chair. He also served as Assistant Headmaster at the Rockland Country Day School, where he began as a teacher. He holds an MFA in Creative Writing from the University of Oregon in Eugene, as well as an M.A. in Education from Pace University. He and his wife, Martha, raised four children in Nyack, New York before moving to Pawling, and now...

Food as Medicine: Cardiovascular and Heart Health / Online Program

Pawling Library 11 Broad St, Pawling

The Art of Using Foods to Heal Presented by Dr. Somesh N. Kaushik Ayurvedic and Naturopathic Physician Tuesday, February 13 7-8 pm     This program was recorded on Tuesday, February 13, 2024. Please click on the link below to watch the video. https://us02web.zoom.us/rec/share/kLDLkqU_yneTzrr8mGULFaVE8aWWbEmHfNNACOqvU2pJRox1x6GbWnLvtVaGFqDa.H66wrRBT8hWATrmF     This series discusses the mechanism of action of food on the body and its healing abilities. In this lecture the focus is on the cardiovascular system and specifically heart health. The heart is the central hub of the body. It is connected to every cell and tissue and so, the functioning of all organs is dependent upon the health of the heart. Respiration, circulation, and transportation of nourishment are all integrated through the channels of the heart – as well as its subtle influence on the mind and emotions. In addition, it houses all three doshas and so maintaining their balance is also imperative.   Come and discover: Two foods that are important for heart health What foods blood and blood vessels need to stay healthy Why stimulants, refined...

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