Event Tags: Centennial

Nosferatu (1922) Classic Silent Horror Film with Live Musical Accompaniment

Nosferatu (1922) Classic Silent Horror Film with Live Musical Accompaniment

In honor of our library’s centennial, enjoy a classic silent film the same way our library founders did 100 years ago, with live musical accompaniment! Come see this silent horror classic from 1922 with live musical accompaniment by Dan Lotto. This is an outdoor event (rain date 10/17). Gates open at 7 p.m., film starts at 8 p.m. Admission is free. Movie-style concessions will be sold in support of the new Kids Corner. Please note: This film might be too scary for younger children, parental guidance suggested.

Wizard of Oz Family Block Party

Wizard of Oz Family Block Party

Wizard of Oz Family Block Party (All ages and a caregiver) Saturday, 8/28 12:30 – 3:00 PM – Lakeside Park The library is celebrating 100 years! Our end of summer party aims to connect back to the time of the library’s founding in 1921 through L. Frank Baum’s The Wonderful Wizard of Oz. The world of Dorothy, Toto, and Oz will be at the heart of this year’s event, which will feature inflatables, music, and a Wizard of Oz themed costume contest. Additionally, families will be invited to “Dunk the Wicked Witch” and members of the library’s staff at a dunk tank and challenged to follow the yellow brick road in our games! No registration is required for this Centennial Committee sponsored event. Unvaccinated patrons over the age of two MUST wear a mask while attending in-person library events. This means children ages 3- 12 must be masked at events, even outdoors.  For the most up to date information about our policies, visit our website: https://www.pawlingfreelibrary.org/re-opening-information/ 

Jazz Greats

Jazz Greats

Jazz Greats Age range: Grades Kindergarten -5th Monday, 8/16, 4:00 – 5:00 PM – INDOOR 2021 is the library’s 100th birthday! When our library was first built in 1921, Jazz music was sweeping the nation. We’ll create makerspace instruments and learn about 1920s jazz greats like Louis Armstrong in this celebratory event. Register here. Please ONLY register for programs you plan to attend, as spaces are limited. Unvaccinated patrons over the age of two MUST wear a mask while attending in-person library events. This means children ages 3- 12 must be masked at events, even outdoors.  For the most up to date information about our policies, visit our website: https://www.pawlingfreelibrary.org/re-opening-information/ 

DIY Flapper Headband and Necklace

DIY Flapper Headband and Necklace

DIY Flapper Headband and Necklace Age range: Grades Kindergarten – 5th Monday, 7/19, 4:00 – 5:00 PM – INDOOR We’re celebrating 100 years at the library! Join us to go back in time to when the library was first founded in Pawling in 1921. Learn about how America changed for women and girls in the 1920s. We’ll try out popular dance moves of the era and make accessories. Register here. Please ONLY register for programs you plan to attend, as spaces are limited. Unvaccinated patrons over the age of two MUST wear a mask while attending in-person library events. This means children ages 3- 12 must be masked at events, even outdoors.  For the most up to date information about our policies, visit our website: https://www.pawlingfreelibrary.org/re-opening-information/ 

Jazz Concert on the Green

Jazz Concert on the Green

Come join us on the Village Green to kick off a year of celebrating 100 years of the Pawling Library. We will have a live New Orleans-style jazz band, food, and most importantly fun. Registration is not required.