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Gardiner Library Annual Appeal Fundraiser
Please consider donating to our annual appeal.

Your generosity allows the Gardiner Library to continue to offer high quality programs and resources to more people, improving the quality of life in your community. We thank you for making it possible.

The library will be closing early on Friday January 31 at 4:00 PM in preparation for the Annual Fabric, Yarn and Craft Supplies Sale.

Fabric, Yarn and Craft Supplies Sale
Saturday February 1
10:00 to 2:00 PM
Items donated to the sale include gently used sewing, knitting, and crochet notions and tools, sewing machines, yarns, fabrics, and craft kits and supplies. This year features many high-quality silk flowers and urns for flower arranging, some good solid sewing machines, and three (yes, three!) dressmaker’s mannequins.
For more info click here.

Graphic Design Workshop - Part 4 (of 4)
Saturday February 1
4:00 to 5:30 PM
Pre-registration encouraged. Walk-ins welcome.
Over four weeks this workshop will cover an introduction to GIMP (GNU Image Manipulation Program), a free graphic design program.The skills learned can be applied to a wide range of purposes: editing photos, creating professional layouts for fliers, brochures, letterhead, developing a logo, digitizing hand drawn images and more.
For more info click here.

Free Community Reiki
Sunday February 2
12:00 to 2:00 PM
Members of the Hudson Valley Community (HVC) Reiki group offer 20-minute individual Reiki sessions, free of charge, on a first-come first-served basis.
For more info click here.

Find Your Beloved: Creating Meaningful Companionship Presentation by
Rosine Kushnick
Tuesday February 4
7:00 to 8:00 PM
For those who are tired of waiting, hoping and wondering whether or not their beloved will ever show up, learn how to open the doors to a new chapter of life.
For more info click here.

Book Club-Half of a Yellow Sun
Wednesday February 5
3:00 to 4:00 PM
Monthly on the first Wednesday
This month's meeting will discuss Half of a Yellow Sun by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. The novel tells the story of the Biafran War though the perspective of the main characters.
For more info click here.

R.E.A.D. to Dogs
Saturday February 8
11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Pre-registration required.
Space is limited
Beginning and struggling readers sign up for a 15 minute time slot to read to certified therapy dog, Fletcher. A fun, relaxed, stress free environment supports children's learning.
For more info click here.

Complementary and Alternative Modalities for Animals: Presentation by Tenney Gravatt
Saturday February 8
2:00 to 3:00 PM

Come learn what Complementary and Alternative Modalities are, how and when they are used and why you might choose to provide them for your animals.
For more info click here.

Save Thousands: the Nuts and Bolts of Becoming a Self-Directed Investor
Presentation by David Sterman
Sunday February 9
12:30 to 1:30 PM
Pre-registration requested. Drop-ins welcome.
Becoming a self-directed investor and saving money in hiring someone is an increasing popular choice. Take a look at the steps needed to break up with your broker, set up the accounts to manage yourself and smartly oversee those investments.
For more info click here.

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