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REGISTER NOW! We still have some spaces available for Nature Painting with Regina Gelfer tomorrow at 11:00AM so please call or visit the library to reserve yours! All ages are welcome and this is an OUTDOOR program so please dress for the weather, rain or shine!

Practice your artistic abilities and even learn some new skills as we prepare for a Putnam Valley art show in June! Local artist Regina Gelfer will join us as we venture outside to be inspired by nature!

Experienced and novice artists are welcome. Please come dressed for the weather, art supplies will be provided.

This event is free, but donations are appreciated. All ages welcome!

***Registration is required, call or visit the library to reserve your space.

(845) 528-3242

UPDATE: RESCHEDULED

Due to the storm and resulting power outages, road closures, etc. the Bleeding Control program scheduled for tonight, May 17, will be rescheduled to a later date TBD. Thank you for your understanding.

 

Program description:

Bleeding from a traumatic injury can lead to death in just a few minutes, well before medical help can arrive. Bleeding control training, or B-Con, will teach participants the basics of bleeding control through the use of tourniquets, wound packing, and simulators, as well as how to apply this information in a variety of scenarios.

Be prepared to interact with other participants in hands-on training simulations and wear comfortable clothing.

No registration is necessary.

Library Closed

The library will be closed today. May 16, 2018. No storytime. Be safe. Fines will be waived for this day just let us know.

The Power of Essential Oils with Angela Caputo

Wednesday, June 27 | 6:00PM

Join the wellness movement through an exploration of essential oils! Learn about the century old practices and modern scientific research behind essential oils and their unique powers for physical, emotional, and spiritual wellness.

Learn how to substitute the chemical based products stocking your cabinets and pantries with organic and chemical free alternatives made with essential oils. Join the whole and well movement of essential oils that’s happening planet-wide. It’s a revOILultion for all!

Adults only please. Registration is required – please call or visit the library to register.
(845) 528-3242

Paint the Town Community Art Show!

We cordially invite YOU to create an art piece inspired by Putnam Valley for inclusion in a town-wide art show. We will be collecting work at the library leading up to the art show opening in June!

Free materials are available at the front desk.

You may also come and create something at the Nature Painting event on May 19 at 11AM with Regina Gelfer for inclusion in the art show.

All ages welcome!

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Nature Painting

 

Saturday, May 19 at 11:00AM

Practice your artistic abilities and even learn some new skills as we prepare for a Putnam Valley art show in June! Local artist Regina Gelfer will join us as we venture outside to be inspired by nature!

Experienced and novice artists are welcome. Please come dressed for the weather, art supplies will be provided.

This event is free, but donations are appreciated. All ages welcome!

***Registration is required, call or visit the library to reserve your space.

(845) 528-3242

Wolf Ivan: How Ivan Saved the Sheep

Click the graphic to be taken to the Facebook event page for this program!

 

Join us for a special storytime event at 1:00PM on Saturday, April 7!

Local author and illustrator Irina Climovici will be reading from her book, Wolf Ivan: How Ivan Saved the Sheep. See the original hand-painted illustrations and learn about how they were created, complete fun worksheets after the reading, AND be the first ones to preview the work in progress on her next book about Wolf Ivan

You will also be able to purchase the book and the coloring book at the program.

Recommended for ages 3+.
Pre-registration is requested.

Hope to see you there!

putnamvalleylibrary.org
(845) 528-3242

Kids Can Cook

Click the image above to be taken to the Facebook event for this program!

Join local pastry chef and supermom Jessica Fitzpatrick as she guides us through a simple cookie recipe. on Wednesday, April 4 at 4:30PM.

Each child will make and take home a delicious cookie!

Recommended for children ages 4+ with a caregiver.

Pre-registration is required and donations are greatly appreciated!

Call or visit the library today to secure your spot!
(845) 528-3242

Putnam Valley’s Community Read

Click the image above to view the discussion dates for Putnam Valley’s Community Read of “A Man Called Ove” by Fredrik Backman, starting Sunday, April 8!