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Trivia Night at the Library

Assemble a team and join us for our live, in-person trivia contest covering a range of general knowledge categories including history, music, geography, politics, business, and culture. Bragging rights (and modest prizes) are at stake at this monthly, hour-long program. Sponsored by The Community Library.

Fuzzy Belly Felting Friends

Drop in and spend some time working on needle felted projects alongside other friendly, crafty library patrons. Basic supplies will be provided. The program is open to teens and adults. Note: This is more of a workshop/studio than a traditional class, but beginners can get tips and inspiration from our regulars. Come experience the soothing, […]

Teen Video Game Night

Video Game Night is back, and we’re making it a monthly program! Join other teens for Nintendo Switch games like Super Smash Bros and Mario Kart. We’ve got extra controllers so large groups can play, but you’re welcome to bring your own controller if you have one. Light snacks provided. Open to middle and high […]

Silver Screenings

This continuing film series will highlight small, independent, and foreign films featuring senior citizens as main characters. We’ll meet in the library’s program room for mid-day matinees, free popcorn, and post-screening conversation. Sponsored by The Community Library.

Board of Trustees Meeting

The Board of Trustees meets every second Thursday at 1:00pm. Meetings are open to the public. Sponsored by The Community Library.

LEGO Club

Come show off your building skills and hang out with other LEGO fans! Try out a themed building challenge, or make something that inspires you. We’ve got the LEGO, just bring your imagination! Open to kids in grades K-8 (ages 5 to 14). Sponsored by The Community Library.

Friends of the Community Library Meeting

The Friends of the Community Library are proud to sponsor many programs at the Library. Friends of the Library groups are independent non-profit organizations.

STEAAM Time: Mousetrap Car

Join engineers from the Schoharie Mohawk Initiative for Science and Technology and take on a classic physics challenge: Mousetrap Cars! See how far you can get your vehicle to travel on the energy of a single mousetrap. This program is open to kids in grades 4-8. Register early to save your seat! Sponsored by The […]

Check Mates Chess Club

Longtime chess lovers and those just learning are invited to drop in Saturday morning for pick-up games and a chance to meet new friends and learn from other players. Snacks provided! Join us on the first Saturday every month. Sponsored by The Community Library.

Fan Favorites

Join us for our casual conversation about what we’re reading, watching, and listening to lately. No assigned readings; just book-lovers talking about the books, movies, and shows they love. We meet at noon on the first Friday of every month. Sponsored by The Community Library.

Trivia Night at the Library

Assemble a team and join us for our live, in-person trivia contest covering a range of general knowledge categories including history, music, geography, politics, business, and culture. Bragging rights (and modest prizes) are at stake at this monthly, hour-long program. Sponsored by The Community Library.

Secrets of the Library Catalog

Adult Services Librarian Don LaPlant will introduce a range of resources and services available through the library’s online catalog and newly-redesigned website. Learn how to put books on hold, renew items, access research tools, find events, and get more info about books and authors—all without leaving your home. Since all public libraries in the Mohawk […]

Teen Video Game Night

Video Game Night is back, and we’re making it a monthly program! Join other teens for Nintendo Switch games like Super Smash Bros and Mario Kart. We’ve got extra controllers so large groups can play, but you’re welcome to bring your own controller if you have one. Light snacks provided. Open to middle and high […]

An Evening of Local Short Fiction

Come hear local authors read original short stories developed in The Community Library’s twice-monthly Short Fiction Workshop. The program will provide an opportunity to discuss the stories and ask questions of their authors, as well as giving audience members (including other aspiring authors) an opportunity to learn about how our workshop functions. (Note: some stories […]

Silver Screenings

This continuing film series will highlight small, independent, and foreign films featuring senior citizens as main characters. We’ll meet in the library’s program room for mid-day matinees, free popcorn, and post-screening conversation. Sponsored by The Community Library.

White Horse Regent: Governor Bouck & the Erie Canal

This program, presented by the Education Director of the Schoharie Crossing State Historic Site, will address the life and political career of William Bouck, the only New York Governor from Schoharie County. Governor Bouck contributed to the transformation of the economic and political spheres during a turbulent time in New York State and this program […]

Erie Canal Storytime

Join us for a special storytime all about the Erie Canal! The Education Director from the Schoharie Crossing State Historic Site will read a book about the Erie Canal and talk to participants about the canal’s history. After the story, participants will make an Erie Canal craft to take home. This program is aimed at […]

Fuzzy Belly Felting Friends

Drop in and spend some time working on needle felted projects alongside other friendly, crafty library patrons. Basic supplies will be provided. The program is open to teens and adults. Note: This is more of a workshop/studio than a traditional class, but beginners can get tips and inspiration from our regulars. Come experience the soothing, […]

Anime Club

Hang out with anime at the library! Each month we watch a couple of anime episodes, make an easy craft, and eat snacks. Open to grades 6 – 12 (ages 11 – 18). Sponsored by The Community Library.

Board of Trustees Meeting

The Board of Trustees meets every second Thursday at 1:00pm. Meetings are open to the public. Sponsored by The Community Library.

All Ages Craft Buffet

Each month we bring out our arts & crafts supplies and invite you to come in and make something wonderful. Painting, drawing, origami, knitting, beadwork, embroidery, you name it. We provide the supplies, you provide the creativity. Sponsored by The Community Library.

Check Mates Chess Club

Longtime chess lovers and those just learning are invited to drop in Saturday morning for pick-up games and a chance to meet new friends and learn from other players. Snacks provided! Join us on the first Saturday every month. Sponsored by The Community Library.

Fan Favorites Book Club

Join us for our casual conversation about what we’re reading, watching, and listening to lately. No assigned readings; just book-lovers talking about the books, movies, and shows they love. We meet at noon on the first Friday of every month. Sponsored by The Community Library.

STEAAM Time

Join engineers from the Schoharie Mohawk Institute for Science and Technology for a fun, hands-on engineering challenge! This program is open to kids in grades 4 through 8, and registration is required. Sign up now to save your seat! Sponsored by The Community Library.

Script Fixing

Have you tried writing a script for stage or screen and found it’s just not working out? Or have you submitted scripts to producers or contests and been rejected without feedback? This lecture/workshop, taught by a former theatre professor and award-winning playwright, will identify some of the most common playwriting and screenwriting problems and offer […]

Teen Paint and Sip

Join us for a relaxed night of painting and hot chocolate! Paint your masterpiece with acrylic paints and canvas while you sip on hot chocolate with fun flavors and toppings. Space for this program is limited, and registration is required. Sign up early to save your seat! Open to middle and high schoolers (ages 11-18) […]

Build and Play

Stop by the Community Library for some fun building time! We’ve got something for all ages and skill levels. Special building sets for this program include soft blocks, Magnatiles, Keva Planks, and building straws, and we’ll have classics like LEGO and wooden blocks, too! Sponsored by The Community Library.

Trivia Night at the Library

Assemble a team and join us for our live, in-person trivia contest covering a range of general knowledge categories including history, music, geography, politics, business, and culture. Bragging rights (and modest prizes) are at stake at this monthly, hour-long program. Sponsored by The Community Library.

Check Mates Chess Club

Longtime chess lovers and those just learning are invited to drop in Saturday morning for pick-up games and a chance to meet new friends and learn from other players. Snacks provided! Join us on the first Saturday every month. Sponsored by The Community Library.

Fan Favorites Book Club

Join us for our casual conversation about what we’re reading, watching, and listening to lately. No assigned readings; just book-lovers talking about the books, movies, and shows they love. We meet at noon on the first Friday of every month. Sponsored by The Community Library.

Teen Paint and Sip

Join us for a relaxed night of painting and hot chocolate! Paint your masterpiece with acrylic paints and canvas while you sip on hot chocolate with fun flavors and toppings. Space for this program is limited, and registration is required. Sign up early to save your seat! Open to middle and high schoolers (ages 11-18) […]

Script Fixing

Have you tried writing a script for stage or screen and found it’s just not working out? Or have you submitted scripts to producers or contests and been rejected without feedback? This lecture/workshop, taught by a former theatre professor and award-winning playwright, will identify some of the most common playwriting and screenwriting problems and offer […]

Build and Play

Stop by the Community Library for some fun building time! We’ve got something for all ages and skill levels. Special building sets for this program include soft blocks, Magnatiles, Keva Planks, and building straws, and we’ll have classics like LEGO and wooden blocks, too! Sponsored by The Community

Trivia Night at the Library

Assemble a team and join us for our live, in-person trivia contest covering a range of general knowledge categories including history, music, geography, politics, business, and culture. Bragging rights (and modest prizes) are at stake at this monthly, hour-long program. Sponsored by The Community Library

Anime Club

Hang out with anime at the library! Each month we watch a couple of anime episodes, make an easy craft, and eat snacks. Open to grades 6 – 12 (ages 11 – 18). Sponsored by The Community Library.

Fuzzy Belly Felting Friends

Drop in and spend some time working on needle felted projects alongside other friendly, crafty library patrons. Basic supplies will be provided. The program is open to teens and adults. Note: This is more of a workshop/studio than a traditional class, but beginners can get tips and inspiration from our regulars. Come experience the soothing, […]

Silver Screenings

This continuing film series will highlight small, independent, and foreign films featuring senior citizens as main characters. We’ll meet in the library’s program room for mid-day matinees, free popcorn, and post-screening conversation. Sponsored by The Community Library.

All Ages Craft Buffet

Each month we bring out our arts & crafts supplies and invite you to come in and make something wonderful. Painting, drawing, origami, knitting, beadwork, embroidery, you name it. We provide the supplies, you provide the creativity. Sponsored by The Community Library.

Farming with Dynamite: Stone Quarries of Schoharie County

Local author Dana Cudmore will discuss his book *Farming with Dynamite: The Forgotten Stone Boom in Schoharie County* and provide insight and tales related to this little-discussed aspect of Schoharie County history. Sponsored by The Community Library.

Check Mates Chess Club

Longtime chess lovers and those just learning are invited to drop in Saturday morning for pick-up games and a chance to meet new friends and learn from other players. Snacks provided! Join us on the first Saturday every month. Sponsored by The Community Library.

Fan Favorites Book Club

Join us for our casual conversation about what we’re reading, watching, and listening to lately. No assigned readings; just book-lovers talking about the books, movies, and shows they love. We meet at noon on the first Friday of every month. Sponsored by The Community Library.

Trivia Night at the Library

Assemble a team and join us for our live, in-person trivia contest covering a range of general knowledge categories. Bragging rights (and modest prizes) are at stake. Sponsored by The Community Library.

Farming with Dynamite: Stone Quarries of Schoharie County

Local author Dana Cudmore will discuss his book *Farming with Dynamite: The Forgotten Stone Boom in Schoharie County* and provide insight and tales related to this little-discussed aspect of Schoharie County history. Sponsored by The Community Library.

Silver Screenings

This new film series will highlight small, independent, and foreign films featuring senior citizens as main characters. We’ll meet in the library’s program room for mid-day matinees, free popcorn, and post-screening conversation. Our third screening in this new series is The Lady in the Van (PG 13, 2015) starring Dame Maggie Smith as an eccentric […]

Fuzzy Belly Felting Friends

Drop in and spend some time working on needle felted projects alongside other friendly, crafty library patrons. Basic supplies will be provided. The program is open to teens and adults. Note: This is more of a workshop/studio than a traditional class, but beginners can get tips and inspiration from our regulars. Sponsored by The Community […]

Soapmaking Party

Learn to make soap with Kenna of Mineral Springs Soap! Watch a demonstration of the full soapmaking process, then choose colors, scents, and add-ins to make your own bar of crystal soap. Open to teens and adults (ages 13+ only). Registration is required. Sponsored by The Community Library.

Design and Make a Journal!

In this workshop, students will be constructing a journal and binding it together using the Japanese stab binding method. Students will learn how to cover their books, make pocket pages, and embellish their book–inside and out. There will be a variety of materials to choose from, enabling each student to make a journal that is […]

Anime Club

Hang out with anime at the library! Each month we watch a couple of anime episodes, make an easy craft, and eat snacks. Open to grades 6 – 12 (ages 11 – 18). Sponsored by The Community Library.

LEGO Club

Join us for LEGO Club, with a new day and time for the school year. Each month we’ll have a special building challenge, or you can build something that inspires you. We’ve got the LEGO, just bring your imagination. Open to Kindergarten-8th grade. Sponsored by The Community Library

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