Programs & More

 Please call 518-882-6385 or email gal-director@sals.edu to register for programs & classes.

Would you like to join other families at the library for a parent/child book club? (Age range 2nd & 3rd grade) Let Deb know if you’re interested!

When Readers Meet, our book discussion group, is held on the fourth Monday of each month (except December) at 7 pm. Copies of each month’s book will be available at the library several weeks before the group meets, for readers to check out.

indexNovember 27 – Beartown by Frederik Backman –  a poignant, charming and thought-provoking novel about a forgotten town fractured by scandal, and the amateur hockey team that might just change everything. 

The Writers’ Group meets on the 3rd Thursday of each month at 6:30 p.m. The group welcomes beginners as well as published writers. Share your poetry, fiction or non-fiction. To be added to the email list for reminders about meeting dates and other writing opportunities, contact writersgroupgpl@gmail.com.  

Open Art Sessions with Herb Kopper meet on the 2nd and 4th Thursday of each month at 6:00. Bring your own supplies or borrow his. Learn tips & techniques. Meet others who enjoy art.

 

Wednesdays at 3:30 Coding Club – Theme is Sports in this 8 week series. You must be registered if you wish to participate, so we’re sure to have enough laptops for all. Scroll to the bottom of this page to play the video for more information!  IMG_6741

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

May we please have your cardboard tubes from paper towels, plastic wrap, aluminum foil and waxed paper for our Nutcracker craft? Thank you!

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November:

 11/22 – 3:30 Coding Club

11/22 – LIBRARY CLOSES AT  6:00

11/23 – LIBRARY CLOSED

11/27- 11:00 Mahjong

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11/27 – 3:30 – 5 Nutcracker (also Dec. 4 & 11)  Come hear the story of “The Nutcracker” by E. T. A. Hoffman. Make old-fashioned toys & Christmas decorations. Please call to register and reserve your space!

11/27 – 7:00 When Readers Meet discuss Beartown by Frederik Backman

11/28 – 3:30 Cosmic Kids Yoga

11/29 – Submissions due Galway Get Together

 Play the video below for more information about the Coding Club series.

December:

12/2 – 10:00 Pokemon

12/4 – 11:00 Mahjong

12/4 –  3:30 – 5 Come hear the story of “The Nutcracker” by E. T. A. Hoffman. Make old-fashioned toys & Christmas decorations. Please call to register and reserve your space!

12/5 – 10:30 – Story Time theme is Welcome Winter

12/6 – 6:30 – Board Workshop

12/7 – 5:00 Finance Committee

12/11 – 11:00 Mahjong

12/11 –  3:30 – 5 Come hear the story of “The Nutcracker” by E. T. A. Hoffman. Make old-fashioned toys & Christmas decorations. Please call to register and reserve your space!

12/12 – 4:00 – Holiday Ornament Making – for kids and adults

12/13 – Submissions due Galway Get Together

12/14 – 6:00 Open Art Session

12/15 – 3:00 Afternoon Tea 

12/18 – 11:00 Mahjong

12/19 – 10:30 Story Time theme is Christmas & Hanukkah

12/19- 7:00 Friends of the Library at Galway Town Hall

12/20 – 6:30 – Board meeting

12/21 – 6:30 Writers Group

12/25 – LIBRARY CLOSED

12/26 – 1/2 Makerspace Open

12/28 – 6:00 Open Art Session

12/29 – Submissions due Galway Get Together

1/1 – LIBRARY CLOSED

More photos from children’s programs are on our Youth Services tab, and other photos are on the Archives page under the About tab.

PO Box 207
5264 Sacandaga Road
Galway NY 12074
518-882-6385
gal-director@sals.edu

Monday & Tuesday 10:00 - 6:00
Wednesday & Thursday 2:00 - 8:00
Friday 2:00 - 6:00
Saturday 10:00 - 2:00
Closed Sunday

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