Upcoming Events

JULY AT THE ALTAMONT FREE LIBRARY!

FREE CONCERTS IN THE PARK!

Join us for this beloved series of free concerts on Tuesdays at 7 PM in Orsini Park (or the pavilion at Bozenkill Park in the event of rain)!

July 5th: Three Quarter North
Bluegrass, folk, and roots music

July 12th: Rusticator
Acoustic alternative country music

July 19th; Jon Ouckama
Singer/songwriter who plays originals and classics

July 26th: Marty Wendell and His Band*
Spirited rock & rockabilly music
*This concert will celebrate the Library's 00th anniversary with cake for all!

August 2nd: Scotty Mac's Road Show
Blues, rock, and British invasion music

August 9th: The Tommy Verrigini Trio
Smooth jazz, pop R&B, and standards

AROUND THE WORLD POTLUCK: CENTRAL ASIA                                                                                       Monday, June 25th at 6 PM                                                                                                                               Bring a dish to share from a Central Asian country of your choice with a little background on why you chose the country and dish!  Sign up at the front desk!

ADULT BOOK CLUBS

Where’d You Go, Bernadette                                                                                                                 Monday, July 11th at 12 PM

The Nurses by Alexandra Robbins                                                                                                            Monday, July 18th at 7 PM

 

MAKER MONDAYS                                                                                                                                       Mondays starting July 11th from 2 PM to 4 PM                                                                                                 Build to your hearts content with our huge collection of Legos, K’nexs, Snap Circuits, and more!

TRAINING CAMP TUESDAYS (MOSTLY FOR 4 TO 8 YEAR OLDS)                                                              Tuesdays starting July 5th at 1 PM                                                                                                                       July 5th: Superballs: Use our formula to create your own super bouncy ball.                               July 12: Stories with Southpaw: Tri City ValleyCats mascot South Paw and his friends will be here. Get a ticket to a ValleyCats game while you are here!                                                             July 19th: Weird Science:  Make elephant, toothpaste, lemon volcanoes, and more!                  July 26th: Chalk the Walk: Help decorate our sidewalk with chalk masterpieces to celebrate the library’s 100th Anniversary!

WII FIT WEDNESDAYS (MOSTLY FOR AGES 8-14)                                                                       Wednesdays starting July 13th at 4 PM                                                                                                              Work out your muscles by playing a fun and physically challenging array of Wii games with friends

QUIDDITCH IN FRED ABELE (MCKOWNVILLE) PARK                                                                                        Thursday, July 21st at 2 PM (RAIN DATE, JULY 28TH)                                                                                       Just in time for the publication of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child we’re playing Quidditch with friends from other area libraries. Children 10 and up are invited to join us at Abele Park (call for directions). We’ll need chasers, beaters,  and seekers to catch the golden snitch. BYO Broom.

BOOK READING AND SIGNING WITH AUTHOR KEITH WILLIS                                                                 Thursday, July 21st at 6:30 PM                                                                                                                                      Local author Keith Willis will present excerpts from his award-winning debut novel, Traitor Knight, and discuss his fascinating work. Copies of Traitor Night will be available for sale and signing at the event, which is free and open to the public.                   

And as always every Tuesdays at 10:30 there is a Preschooler’s Storytime and every Wednesday at 10:30 there is a Toddler’s Storytime!

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