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Mon - Thurs: 9 a.m - 9 p.m.
Fri & Sat: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Sun: Closed
Phone: Main: 845-563-3600 Branch: 845-566-0460

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TEEN ADVISORY BOARD (TAB):
Teen Advisory Board (TAB) is a group that meets every other month to plan teen programs and suggest books and other materials for the library, and just talk about whatever we want. If you’re interested in joining or just want to sit in on a meeting, feel free to show up at the next scheduled one. For grades 7-12.

Next Meeting: Friday, June 2 at 3:30 p.m. Main Library, Story Hour Room.

SPRING 2017 PROGRAMS:

Minecraft Meetups, Thursdays, Jun 1, 15 and 29 from 5 p.m. – 6 p.m. Main Library, E-Learning Center. Complete Minecraft puzzles and missions with other players at the library. Open to ages 7-13. Registration suggested and opens one week before each session. Register online.

Hagrid’s Army Meeting, Wednesday May 31, 6 p.m. Main Library, Lobby. We will be discussing our Accio Books Book Drive, creating bookmarks to donate with the books we collected and welcoming our new leadership. All ages are welcome.

Teen Trivia Night, Monday, May 22 from 7 p.m. – 8 p.m. Main Library, Story Hour Room. Bring your friends or come alone. Create a team or battle solo. The player(s) with the most points wins! Topics might include: entertainment, sports, politics, people, etc.

Gamers’ Meetup! Tuesdays, May 16, and Jun 27 from 1 p.m. – 3 p.m. Main Library, Story Hour Room. For kids and teens age 8 and up. May 16: Ready, Set, Race; Join us for classic racing games such as Mario Kart, Kirby Air Ride, and more. Jun 27: Co-op Gameplay; Teamwork is the key to success in these classic console adventures.

Technotics for Teens, Wednesdays, June 14 from 3 p.m. – 4 p.m. Main Library, Story Hour Room. Discover new technology, build robots and compete against friends in our competitions and challenges.

Anime at the Library, Mondays, May 22 and Jun 26 from 5 p.m. – 7 p.m. Main Library, E-Learning Center. The library will be screening select episodes of anime, titles TBA. Open to ages 12-17.

Craft-ology (DIY for Teens), Thursdays, May 25, and Jun 8 from 2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Main Library, Story Hour Room. Come and craft! Follow our theme or explore and create something different! May 27: CD Art; Jun. 8: Friendship Bracelets

Creative Content for Teens: How to Grow an Audience, Thursday May 25 at 4 p.m. Main Library, E-Learning Center. Wondering where to get started on sites such as Tumblr, DeviantArt, and YouTube? You want people to see your creations, but how do you get the word out? Learn more about promoting your content. For teens age 13 and up. Registration suggested.

Fandom for Good: How to Be the Best Fan You Can Be, Saturday, June 17 at 3 p.m. Main Library, Story Hour Room. Learn more about following creators and other fans of your favorite books, movies, and TV shows and hear how groups of fans can achieve great things when they work together. You can also find out more about the library’s upcoming pop culture convention, NFLXpo. Open to ages 11-17.

Summer Reading Program A five-week long program for kids of all ages incorporating independent reading, story times, crafts, movies and special events all planned to make reading fun! Features the annual New York Statewide Collaborative summer reading theme. Coming Summer 2017: Build A Better World! Registration begins June 12. Programs run July 10- August 11.

Volunteer Service:
Do you need to volunteer for community service for school or church? You can earn that time by volunteering at to help at the Library. Contact Teen Services at 845-563-3644 or email fdavolio@rcls.org.