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Main Library:
Mon. - Thurs. 9 am - 9 pm
Fri. & Sat. 9 am - 5 pm
Sun. 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Phone: Main: 845-563-3600 Branch: 845-566-0460

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Events

NEW! Middle Grade Math Club. Meets the second and fourth Sundays of the month; Feb 14,28; Mar 13, 3:00-4:00 p.m. Open to grades 6-8. Come in for some math fun featuring math minute challenges and problem solving. Snacks too, of course! Questions? Contact by email: newburghmathclub@gmail.com.

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. All of this is done in a laid-back atmosphere where chocolate and other sugary snacks serve as inspiration for the group. 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.  Winter Meetings: Saturdays, Main Library, 1:30 p.m.

  • Feb 20: “Cat-urday” Afternoon Help make cat toys to donate to local animal shelters.
  • March 19: Waiting on Summer  Programming ideas for summer reading 2016.

BOOK GROUP CLUBS:

  • R.E.A.D. E-Books: Read, Enjoy, And Discover E-Books
    Teens in grades 6 and up are invited to participate in our online and in-person book discussion. Saturday, Feb 6, 2:00 p.m. Main Library: The Rest of Us just Live Here, by Patrick Ness.
  • Get Graphic: Graphic Novel Book Club
    Teens in grades 6 and up can join a new book discussion club held at the Main Library. Saturday, March 5, 2:00 p.m. Main Library: Wolf Children Ame & Yuki by Mamoru Hosoda.

SPECIAL TEEN EVENTS

Monday, Feb 29, 6:30 p.m. TIME SHIFT Spend Leap Year traveling through time with a literary-themed Doctor Who mini-marathon event. Gr 6 and up.

Monday, March 14, 6:30 p.m Irrational Pi(e)  Activities and contests about Pi, and Pie on PI Day. Pie will be served.

Page a Day Comic Creation Create your own comic over spring break by hand or by using apps. Gr 6 and up. Come on Saturday, March 19, 2:30 p.m. Introduction and comic planning session; come back on Friday, March 26, 2:30 p.m. Share, show and tell.

VOLUNTEER SERVICE

Teens are also invited to attend or volunteer to help at Minecraft Mondays or Learn to Code programs. Check the online calendar for more details. 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 Lara Patel, Teen Services Librarian, at 845-563-3644 or email: lpatel@rcls.org