Events

Mizzentop 1st grade field trip

Pawling Library 11 Broad St, Pawling, NY, United States

For more information, contact Children's Program Coordinator, Neena McBaer, at children@pawlinglibrary.org

Monday Matinee at Pawling Recreation

Lakeside Park 2 Lakeside Drive, Pawling, NY, United States

Monday, December 11 1-3:30 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.   Movie: Indiana Jones and the Dial of Destiny Stars: Harrison Ford Action, Adventure Rated: PG-13 Runtime: 2h 34m Archaeologist Indiana Jones races against time to retrieve a legendary artifact that can change the course of history. –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

Postponed Great Stories Club: Finding Your Voice/Encontrando Tu Voz

Pawling Library Annex 15 Broad Street, Pawling, NY

    Participants will have read Piecing Me Together by Renee Watson prior to the meeting. The discussion will be led bilingually to accommodate all participants. We will use the topics explored in the text to address the wider issues that the participants may have experienced themselves. If they are comfortable with the idea, the teens can share entries from their journals. The Pawling Library is honored to have been selected as one of 58 libraries nationwide to take part in the Great Stories Club, a reading and discussion program for underserved teens. These competitive grants are offered by the American Library Association (ALA) with support from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH). The Library has received two Great Stories Grants and will be partnering with Camino al Éxito to bring teens age 13 & up a book discussion series in English & Spanish. Los participantes habrán leído Piecing Me Together de Renee Watson antes de la reunión. La discusión se llevará a cabo de forma bilingüe para acomodar a todos los participantes. Usaremos...

College is for Everyone

Pawling Library Annex 15 Broad Street, Pawling, NY

A college readiness workshop presented in English and Spanish Monday, December 11 7-8 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.   Judy Murano, a local college counselor will share helpful information on how teenagers can prepare for college from the minute they start high school. Come learn how parents and family members can provide support for teenagers as they embark on the journey of college readiness. Some topics that will be discussed are: * How to build a college resume * Finding the “right” college * College application   .The Pawling Library is proud to be partnering with Camino Al Éxito’s Project for All. Camino al Éxito’s core mission is to empower underrepresented families by providing essential resources, education, and opportunities that create a positive impact on their lives and the community as a whole.  

Free

Afternoon Hatha Yoga / Online Program

Pawling Library 11 Broad St, Pawling, NY, United States

Tuesdays: 1-2 pm Instructor: Maria Polhemus   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.   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.

Mahjong

Pawling Library 11 Broad St, Pawling, NY, United States

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

The Pawling Writers Group

Pawling Library 11 Broad St, Pawling, NY, United States

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...

Computer Help for Seniors

Pawling Library 11 Broad St, Pawling, NY, United States

        Members of the Pawling Library’s VounTeens group will be available to help senior citizens with computer-related questions and problems at this weekly session. Please bring your device and/or library card and a volunteer will work one-on-one with you. Appointments are not necessary.The help sessions will take place in the Teen Space. Walk-ins are welcome. To reserve a time, please contact Maureen Meltzer-McGrath

Información de como llenar tus impuestos gratuitos con Tax-Aide / Information on how to fill out your taxes for free with Tax-Aide

Pawling Library Annex 15 Broad Street, Pawling, NY

Información de como llenar tus impuestos gratuitos con Tax-Aide Miércoles 13 de diciembre 6:30-8:00 pm presentado por Charlie Milligan Se puede registrar en el calendario de la biblioteca en nuestra página de internet o contactar a Donald, nuestro Coordinador de Programas de Adultos a su correo electrónico adult@pawlinglibrary.org. También, se puede registrar en persona o llamando a la biblioteca al 845-855-3444.   ¿Quieres saber cómo la agencia de Tax Aid te puede ayudar a completar tus impuestos gratuitos?   Acerca de AARP: AARP Foundation trabaja para y con personas vulnerables mayores de 50 años para poner fin a la pobreza de las personas mayores y reducir las dificultades financieras mediante la creación de oportunidades económicas. Como afiliado benéfico de AARP, brindamos servicios a miembros y no miembros de AARP. A través de una vigorosa defensa legal y soluciones basadas en evidencia, y al fortalecer las conexiones comunitarias de apoyo, fomentamos la resiliencia, avanzamos en la equidad y restauramos esperanza.   La Biblioteca de Pawling se enorgullece de asociarse con la agencia Camino al Èxito Project...

Free

Homeschool Space: Elementary

Pawling Library Annex 15 Broad Street, Pawling, NY

Homeschool Space: Elementary Third Thursday of the Month (09/21, 10/19, 11/16, & 12/14), 1:00-2:00 PM – Neena, Library Annex Age range: Homeschoolers ages 5-10, or those homeschooling in Kindergarten - 4th grade. NOTE: This program is on the second Thursday of the month, due to the winter holidays. Each month, homeschoolers come together to work on a fun, engaging project with friends and other homeschoolers in our region. The theme for December's meeting is snow globes! We'll learn about how they work, design our own, and even create snow globe thaumatropes as a science connection. Registration is required. Please register for each month you wish to attend independently.

Free