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You Can Do A Graphic Novel Workshop with Barbara Slate

Workshop is full as of 6/30/2020. Please email Kristin at kmcclune@nemillertonlibrary.org to get on the wait list.

Ages 9-18.
Space is limited, and RSVP is required. Please RSVP via Eventbrite or by emailing Kristin at kmcclune@nemillertonlibrary.org. Facebook RSVPs will not be accepted.

This workshop will meet on July 6th, July 13th, July 20th and July 27th. Attendance at all workshops is strongly encouraged.

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Library Card Sign Up Month

Stop in during the month of September to sign up for your/your child’s first library card!

All children who get their first library card in the month of September will be entered to win a $20 gift card to Oblong Books and Music. There will be 2 winners.

Children aged newborn – 18 years may get their library cards!
Parental signature will be needed on application.

Library card applications can be picked up at the front desk anytime we’re open.
Please bring proof of local address with you.

You can also sign up for a library card online by clicking here

Only library cards issued to NorthEast-Millerton Library card holders   
will be eligible for the raffle.

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Socially Distant Trick or Treating

Lots of treats! Maybe a few tricks??

The NorthEast-Millerton Library and the North East Community Center are teaming up to offer books, candy and stickers to trick-or-treaters!

Find teens from the NECC Teen Team program  around the village from 5:30-7:30pm.

See you there! 
Text Meredith at 518-407-7279 for more info 

All social distancing and COVID protocols will be strictly observed.

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Library Trustee Meeting

Please contact the Library for documents and location confirmation*.

*During the current pandemic the Library Board will be virtually if the laws allow, otherwise they will meet in the Annex located at 28 Century Blvd.

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Best Mask in Millerton Entry Deadline

We’re on the hunt for the best Masks in Millerton. Homemade or store bought is fine. We want to see how you decided to show off your person style and have had a little fun. Four winners will receive a $50 gift card to the business of their choice in Millerton. The deadline for submissions is August 7. Voting will run from August 8 to 14, and the winners will be announced Saturday, August 15. Winners can select the business of their choice, when they are contacted.

To enter email the Library at info@nemillertonlibrary.org a picture of your mask and your name or stop by and we will take a picture for you.

Multiple entries are allowed but a person can only win once per category.

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Looking for Life on Mars with the NASA Perseverance Rover

 Please email kmcclune@nemillertonlibrary.org for access to link.

Are you fascinated with space exploration?

NASA JPL Solar System Ambassador Joshua Morrison will be presenting information about the upcoming NASA Mars Perseverance rover mission.

This fun online interactive program is perfect for children ages 8-12 (but open to any with an interest in space).

Bring any questions you have about Mars and this mission.

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Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You Virtual Book Group

Our society is struggling to come to grips with and to resolve a long history of racial inequality and disparity. The shared reading of Stamped: Racism, Anti-racism and You  by Jason Reynolds and Ibram X. Kendi, is an effort to generate a brave space for open and honest discussion about where we have been as a society, we are today, and where we want to go. This book group, co-sponsored by the NorthEast-Millerton Library and the NorthEast Community Center, will begin on Wednesday, October 7th at 7pm, and will continue every Wednesday at 7pm for the month of October. Sessions 1-3 will be focused on consecutive sections of the book, and Session 4, on October 28th will be a recap of the entire book. Click through to RSVP.

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Picture Book Month

Picture Book Month is an initiative that celebrates the print picture book.  There’s nothing like being able to turn the page of a beautifully crafted picture book.

For this year’s celebration of Picture Book Month, we have put together reading lists of books for you and your family to enjoy!  Click here to access them: http://nemillertonlibraryny14.readsquared.com/readinglistpublic.aspx

Read.  Share.  Celebrate!

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Free Lego Play

Play with our Legos and board games! We’ll have our Lego Ideas books out, or you can come up with your own creation! This is an unstructured drop-in program. No sign up required. Stay for as long as you’d like!

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Online Youth Writing Workshop

Contact msalisbury@biblio.org to sign up and receive the Zoom code.

Youth writing workshop
July 7, 14, 21, 28 | 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Good for ages 10-15

Join Hudson Valley poet and writer, Abbey Gallagher, for a four-week writing workshop series

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