Programs & More

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

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.

indexJune 26, Our Souls at Night, Kent Haruf – A spare yet eloquent, bittersweet yet inspiring, story of a man and a woman who, in advanced age, come together to wrestle with the events of their lives and their hopes for the imminent future.

The Writers’ Group meets on the 3rd Wednesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. The group welcomes beginners as well as published writers. Share your poetry, fiction or non-fiction in this friendly, helpful group. 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 Wednesday of each month at 6:00. Bring your own supplies or borrow his. Learn tips and techniques. Meet others who enjoy art.

 

Visit the Hannaford in Amsterdam during May, purchase this bag and Galway Public Library will receive $1! HH.TOOLKITPHOTOS2

Coding Club is back! IMG_1419

Tuesdays at 2:00 beginning May 2  for Homeschoolers

Tuesdays at 4:00 for all others beginning May 2

Eight-session workshop:  –  ART with Scratch and Google CS First
Art. Design. Coding. Create your own digital works of art! Use the computer to design your own animations, create a paint editor tool, and learn how technology is used in the art world!
No previous programming experience necessary! For ages eight and up.
Registration is required. Please call the library 518-882-6385 or stop in to register. Space is limited to 8 participants (unless you bring your own computer)!

 

May 29 Library Closed

May 29 – 9:00 – 1:00 – Friends’ Big Book Sale in the Galway Village Park

May 29 submissions due, bi-weekly Galway Get Together: galwaygettogether@gmail.com

May 30 at 2:00 Coding Club for Homeschoolers

May 30 at 4:00 Coding Club

May 31 from 7:30AM to 3:30PM Voter Registration  at the school
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May 31 or June 1 – Hatch Day for our chicks!

JUNE:

6/3 – Pokémon 10 AM
6/6 – Story Hour 10:30 AM
6/6 – Coding Club 2 PM & 4 PM
6/6 – GPL Friends’ Wine Tasting 7 PM
6/7 at 7:00 Budget Information Meeting
6/10 – Intro to iPhone 12 PM
6/13 – Coding Club 2 PM & 4 PM
6/14 – Library VOTE 10-8 PM
6/14 – Art with Herb 6-8 PM
6/17 – Color Run with GCS 10 AM
6/17- Summer Reading Registration
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6/20 – Story Hour 10:30 AM
6/20 – Coding Club 2 PM & 4 PM
6/21 – Writers’ Group 6:30 PM
6/22 to 6/30– MakerSpace open
6/26 – Summer Reading begins
6/26 – When Readers Meet 7PM
6/28 – Art with Herb 6-8 PM

JULY:

7/1 – Pokémon 10 AM
7/6 – Lego Club 3 PM

7/8 – Facebook for Business 11 AM
7/10 – Artfull Mondays 1 PM
(every Mon until 8/21)
7/11 – Tinker Tuesday 2 PM
(every Tues. for 4 weeks)
7/12 – Cosmic Kids Yoga 3 PM
(every Wed. until 8/23)
7/13 – Art with Herb 6-8 PM
7/13 – PJ Story Time 7 PM

7/17 – Artfull Monday 1 PM

7/18 – Tinker Tuesday 2 PM

7/19 – Cosmic Kids Yoga 3 PM
7/20 – Lego Club 3 PM
7/20 – Writers’ Group 6:30 PM
7/20 to 7/28 – MakerSpace open

7/24 – Artfull Mondays 1 PM
7/24 – When Readers Meet 7PM

7/25- Tinker Tuesday 2 PM

7/26 – Cosmic Kids Yoga 3 PM
7/27– Art with Herb 6-8 PM
7/27 – PJ Story Time 7 PM

7/31- Artfull Mondays 1 PM

AUGUST:

8/1 – Story Hour 10:30 PM
8/1 – Tinker Tuesday 2 PM
8/2- Cosmic Kids Yoga 3 PM
8/3 – Lego Club 3 PM
8/5 – Pokémon 10 AM
8/7 – Artfull Monday 1 PM
8/8- Building 2 PM

8/9- Cosmic Kids Yoga 3 PM
8/10 – Art with Herb 6-8 PM
8/10 – PJ Story Time 7 PM
8/12 – Intro to Windows 10

8/14 – Artfull Monday 1 PM
8/15 – Story Hour 10:30 AM
8/15 -Building 2 PM

8/16- Cosmic Kids Yoga 3 PM
8/17 -Lego Club 3 PM
8/17 – Writers’ Group 7 PM
8/19 – Canvas Painting w/ Sarah 11 PM

8/21- Artfull Monday 1 PM
8/22 -Building 2 PM

8/23- Cosmic Kids Yoga 3 PM
8/24 – Art with Herb—6-8
8/24 -PJ Story Time—7 PM
8/24 to 9/1 – MakerSpace open
8/26 – End Summer Reading Program
8/28 – When Readers Meet 7PM

 

Wine Glass Painting w/ Sarah

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Story Time crafts

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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