Yin Yoga & Meditation with Maria Polhemus

Wednesday, April 18 7:00-8:00 pm Feel the peace by being present in the moment. Quiet and calm your mind and body. Experience your genuine self. Please join us for a relaxing session of Yin Yoga followed by Meditation. Wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat or blanket. Program fee: $4.00. Registration is required. To register please call the Pawling Library at 845-855-3444.

Sleep from A to ZZZ

Presented by Sydney Leone Community Health Educator & Medicare Partnership Development Tuesday, April 17 7:00-8:00 pm Learn simple tips on how to improve your sleep without medication. Registration is required. To register please call the Pawling Library at 845-855-3444.

Summer Children’s Program Specialist

The Pawling Library is looking for a part-time Children’s Program Specialist to help plan and run our children’s programs over the summer. You can read the job description and apply online by going to pawlingfreelibrary.org/jobs If you have any questions about the position or about the application process, please email our library director, Brian Avery.

Healthcare Reform: Why Is Healthcare So Expensive?

Presented by Dr. John Cappadona Wednesday, April 11 7:00-8:00 pm At this presentation we’ll be exploring the causes of the skyrocketing cost of healthcare in the U.S., and an explanation of why only the adoption of National Health Insurance will fix the problem. Some of the topics that will be covered are: *Health insurance-what it is, what it does *Prescription drug prices *Specialists vs. Primary Care *Corporatization-how has it performed? *What is National Health Insurance? *How will National Health Insurance affect health care? Please join us for this highly informative seminar. Registration is required. To register please call the Pawling Library at 845-855-3444.

Welcome in Spring with New Children’s Programs!

Registration for Spring 2018 Children’s Programs has begun! Children from birth to grade four and their families are welcome to join Ms. Neena and Ms. Kate to learn, play, and grow together. Programs are free for all families. Program registration is by lottery from March 26-April 2. If you miss this window, don’t worry! You can still sign up for programs as space is available.  Families can register online here or in person at the circulation desk. You can also print our physical registration forms and return them in person or by email (children@pawlinglibrary.org). In preparation for registration, please note that the library will be closed on April 1st, in observance of Easter Sunday. Want more details about programs? Check out our Spring 2018 Programming Guide here. Placements will be announced by preferred method of contact by April 6th. You can also call to find out placements at 845-855-3444 or pick up a copy of your placements at the front desk starting April 3rd. If this is your first time enrolling in PFL Programs, you may be asked...

Understanding the Language of the Brain in order to Heal the Body

Tuesday, March 27 / 7:00-8:00 pm Your brain is in charge of the body. It sends signals when healing is needed. Unless you understand the language used by your brain you might miss the signals. When this happens an imbalance takes place and illness occurs. Please join us for this informative presentation and learn how to interpret the brains extraordinary alert system; your key to health and wellness. Our brain knows the answers; our mind just needs a little guidance. About our presenter: Dr. Nancy Iankowitz is a board certified family nurse practitioner, director of Holistic and Integrative Healing LLC, and host of ‘Marcy’s World’ on WPWL 103.7 Pawling Public Radio – a community service offered to help parents communicate effectively with their children, and an ongoing effort to build community wellness by building a wellness community. She is the author of several books, contributes to the ‘Health and Wellness’ section of The Pawling Record, edits peer reviewed nursing journals and texts, offers “Healing Through Journaling” workshops, and enjoys teaching nursing students at both the...

Register for teen programs!

Spring is here! (Well, sort of). The Spring Program Session for teens will run from April 9 – June 9, and you can start signing up now! Find a full list of programs at pawlinglibrary.org/teenprograms Register at the library, by calling 855-3444, or by contacting Kate at teen@pawlinglibrary.org. Registration is on a first come, first served basis.

Estate Planning: How to Protect Your Parents and Yourself

Tuesday, March 20 / 7:00-8:00 pm Without proper planning, your Estate or your parent’s Estate may be settled in ways you never intended. Take this opportunity to educate yourself on your options. Join us to get real answers on how to assure your Estate is properly protected. About our presenter: Michael Martin has been preparing and litigating Estate plans for over 20 years. He received his J. D. from Pace Law School and was admitted to the New York and Connecticut State Bars in 1995. He has served as the Village Court Justice in the Village of Fishkill since 2002. Registration is required. To register please call the Pawling Library at 845-855-3444.

Submit your artwork to Front Street Gallery

The Pawling Library & Front Street Gallery Present A New Chapter: Group Art Show Alexander Graham Bell said, “When one door closes another door opens.” Opportunities abound and what many fail to realize is that we make our own opportunities. We are not required to follow a preordained map. Our story can go in any direction. The unfolding is unending, as our soul searches for what brings us the greatest joy: the fulfillment of experiencing who we truly are. In the journey there is freedom to explore, and always a desire for more. One chapter ends and a new chapter begins.   Important Dates Mar. 26: Deadline–submissions must be emailed or received by 12:00 am. Mar 31: Notification of accepted work sent to artists. April. 13-15: Delivery of accepted work to gallery. April 28: Opening Reception at Front Street Gallery, 10:00 am-2:00 pm. See here for details: https://www.pawlingfreelibrary.org/adults/adultprograms/ We look forward to seeing you at the show!

Tie Dye Party

Saturday, March 10 from 4:00-5:00 PM, teens can come make their own tie dye clothing! Bring in your own white or light colored cotton garments to dye. The library will supply the dye and provide tips and tricks to making your items like, totally awesome. This event is open to teens ages 10-18. Register at the Pawling Library, by calling 855-3444, or by emailing Kate at teen@pawlinglibrary.org