Columbia County Library Association (CCLA) Presents: Readers Theater

 The eleven libraries of Columbia have gotten together and decided to take advantage of the virtual landscape by bringing to you: readers theater! Our first reading took place Thursday, October 22nd. If you were not able to make it but wanted to see–you are in luck! We did record the performance, so you can stillContinue reading “Columbia County Library Association (CCLA) Presents: Readers Theater”

Crafteens: Crystal Ball Suncatcher

It’s almost Halloween, and time for a spooky craft just for tweens and teens! This month’s kit contains materials to make this Crystal Ball Suncatcher with a sinister, grinning skull (or a picture of your own creation!). We love to see what you make – share pictures of them with us on Facebook or Instagram!

A New Visitor

By: Sarah W. I’m always excited when an animal I haven’t seen in my yard shows up, and this happened a few days ago. She seems to be young, but able to take care of herself – foraging for food on the ground and in trees. I’ve seen her napping on the ground and waddlingContinue reading “A New Visitor”

Crafternoon Kids: Cemetarium

It’s almost Halloween, so it’s time for a spooky Crafternoon! This month’s kit contains materials to make your own Cemetarium, or ghost in a jar. We love to see what you create! Share pictures of your project with us on Facebook and Instagram, or email them to leb@taconic.net. And however you are celebrating Halloween thisContinue reading “Crafternoon Kids: Cemetarium”

New Local Collections to Check Out

NOTES FROM NEW LEBANON The “Notes from New Lebanon Collection” is a series of notebooks that the community can add to. We encourage you to check one out and take it home to see what others in our community have written or sketched. If there is space, add your own thoughts and creative energy, andContinue reading “New Local Collections to Check Out”

CRAFTEENS: KAWAII FOOD

Welcome to Crafteens – a program just for ages 12 years and up! This month, we’re making Kawaii (Cute!) Food using Sculpey clay. Kits are available in front of the library (while they last). Remember to bake your finished project in an oven or toaster oven at 275 degrees for 15 minutes. If you’d likeContinue reading “CRAFTEENS: KAWAII FOOD”