Programs & More

 Please call 518-882-6385 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.

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July 24 – The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Frye, by Rachel Joyce

August 28 – Lab Girl by Hope Jahren

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 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 Thursday of each month at 6:00. Bring your own supplies or borrow his. Learn tips and techniques. Meet others who enjoy art.

12 can soda box

Calling all 12-pack size soda boxes! We’ll re-use 27-30 for a children’s program we have planned for August!

NYSL Build a Better World!

Come in any time this summer to register for the Summer Reading Program! 
JULY:

7/20 to 7/28 – MakerSpace open
7/24 – Artfull Mondays 1 PM – Rock Cactus Painting Mini cactus rocks

teens

7/24 – Teen Book Group 2:30 PM – discuss Scat by Carl Hiaasen. Snack provided.
7/24 – When Readers Meet 7PM The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Frye, by Rachel Joyce
7/25- Tinker Tuesday 2 PM
7/26 – Cosmic Kids Yoga 3 PM
7/26 – 6 PM to 8 PM Playful Clay with Jim Best – Ages 8 – 80; Materials fee $35 for adults & teens, and $10 for under 12 yr. – “Mystery Project” Clue: What is made of stone and can produce the sounds of stone? (This could be your chance to make something other than what Jim Best asks you to make.)
7/27– Art with Herb 6-8 PM
7/27 – PJ Story Time 7 PM

image27/27 – Edible Birdhouses for Adults! 11 AM
7/31- Artfull Mondays 1 PM – Sharpie Tile Art Sharpie Tile art

 

 

 

AUGUST:

8/1 – Story Hour 10:30 AM
8/1 – Tinker Tuesday 2 PM
8/2- Cosmic Kids Yoga 3 PM
8/2 – 6 PM to 8 PM Playful Clay with Jim Best – “Bird’s Nest candle holder”
8/3 – Lego Club 3 PM
8/5 – Pokémon 10 AM
8/7 – Artfull Monday 1 PM – Rock Marbleing Rock Marbleing
8/8- Building Giant Jenga with 12-pack size soda boxes. 2 PM
8/9- Cosmic Kids Yoga 3 PM
8/9 – 6 PM to 8 PM Playful Clay with Jim Best – Finish projects/glaze day
8/10 – Art with Herb 6-8 PM
8/10 – PJ Story Time 7 PM
8/12 – Intro to Windows 10 at 11 AM
8/14 – Artfull Monday 1 PM – Silhouette Spatter Painting

8/14 – Teen Book Group 2:30 PM Snack provided.
8/15 – Story Hour 10:30 AM
8/15- Building Giant Jenga with 12-pack size soda boxes. 2 PM
8/15 “Kids Under Construction” by BJ & Co (Clown) 7 PM
8/16- Cosmic Kids Yoga 3 PM
8/16 – 6 PM to 8 PM Playful Clay with Jim Best – Finish glazing or pick up finished projects.
8/17 -Lego Club 3 PM
8/17 – Writers’ Group 7 PM
8/19 – Canvas Painting w/ Sarah 11 AM
8/21- Artfull Monday 1 PM – Layered Leaf Splatter Painting Leaf Splattering
8/22 -Building Giant Jenga with 12-pack size soda boxes. 2 PM
8/23- Cosmic Kids Yoga 3 PM
8/24 – Art with Herb—6-8PM
8/24 -PJ Story Time—7 PM
8/24 to 9/1 – MakerSpace open
8/26 – End Summer Reading Program

8/28 – Artfull Monday 1PM – Clay Fish Clay Fish
8/28 – When Readers Meet 7PM Lab Girl by Hope Jahren

 

 

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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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