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News & Upcoming Events
Pre-register for classes and events by visiting the Circulation Desk or calling 845-255-1255

Library Board Meeting
Thursday April 18
7:00 to 9:00 PM

Board meetings are open to the public on the third Thursday of the month. Everyone is welcome to attend.


Guided Bird Walks with Nick Martin
Fridays April 19 and April 26
9:00 to 10:30 AM
Pre-registration required
Are you interested in birds or birdwatching? Join Nick Martin, Minnewaska State Park Educator, on a birding walk on the trails near the library. Participants are encouraged to bring binoculars, a birding field guide or a smart device with a field guide installed.
For more info click here.


Yoga Nidra: Guided Meditation for Anxiety and Stress Relief with Wendy Blair
Saturday April 20 | 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Tuesday April 30 | 2:00 to 3:00 PM

Join in a free Community Rest Circle. Yoga Nidra is a form of guided meditation that uses a combination of intention-setting, guided body scan, breath work and imagery as gateways to reducing mental, emotional and physical tensions.
For more info click here.


Longevity Workshop with Sarah Choi
Saturday April 20
1:30 to 2:30 PM

Community members are encouraged to rethink their conceptions of health, aging, personal fulfillment and the second half of their lives. The workshop will be a mixture of presentation and kinesthetic learning.
For more info click here.


Slow Jam Rescheduled
No Slow Jam on Sunday April 21
Rescheduled to Sunday April 28
3:30 to 5:15 PM
All musicians and acoustic instruments are welcome. Slow Jam allows those new to playing an acoustic instrument to practice with some friendly, local musicians. There’s no audience and no pressure.
For more info click here.


Writing Workshop with Laurence Carr
Monday April 22
7:00 to 8:30 PM
$15 per session
Pre registration preferred. Walk-ins welcome
This Fact or Fiction workshop will help those interested in writing their stories and memoirs. Laurence Carr, author of fiction, plays and poetry will lead the workshop.
For more info click here.


"In the Footsteps of the Goddess, a Journey through the Patriarchy to a New Human Consciousness": Presentation by Hana Maritz
Saturday April 27
1:00 to 2:00 PM
A slide presentation that looks at the art and artifacts of matrifocal societies to see how our ancestors interpreted their world, and what that reveals about us.
For more info click here.


Escribir Borracho, Editar Sobrio (aka "Write Drunk, Edit Sober"): Writing Workshop with Steven Lewis
Saturday May 4
12:00 to 2:30 PM
Pre-registration required.

This two and half hour workshop is about writing without bloodshed-and without alcohol. It's about breaking through writer's block. Bring pen, paper or laptop ... and discover how to unblock the story you've been longing to tell.

For more info click here.


Empire Passes and Mohonk Passes Available
Check out the Empire Pass or Mohonk Passes with your Gardiner Library card!
Empire Pass allows entry of one vehicle (unlimited passengers)
Mohonk Passes (up to 2 per patron) allow entry for one person
Passes go out for 3 days
Must be 18 years old
HIKE, BIKE, CLIMB & MORE
For more information on the Empire Pass, Mohonk Passes and more Gardiner Library offerings click here.



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