Upcoming Events

JUNE AT THE ALTAMONT FREE LIBRARY!

CHICKEN BARBECUE FUNDRAISER
Friday, June 17th from 5PM to 7PM
Get your tickets now for our ever-popular chicken barbecue! Every dinner includes a half chicken, baked potato, coleslaw, roll, drink, and a brownie. Veggie option is available for pre-order. 

AROUND THE WORLD POTLUCK: AFRICA                                                                                         Monday, June 27th at 6 PM                                                                                                                               Bring a dish to share from an African 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

High Mountains of Portugal by Pope Yann Martel                                                                                       Monday, June 6th at 12 PM

 

The Beekeeper’s Apprentice by Laurie R. King                                                                                              Monday, June 20th at 7 PM

 

FATHER’S DAY CARD CRAFT                                                                                                                               Tuesday, June 14th from 3 PM to 6 PM                                                                                                                Make your dad a beautiful handmade card for Father’s Day. We’ll have all the supplies you need to make a creative and personal gift to let your dad or grandpa know that you love them!

UDITA (“ARISE!) MOVIE VIEWING AND DISCUSSION                                                                                   Wednesday, June 22nd at 6:30 PM                                                                                                                          Learn more about the lives of garment workers in Bangladesh and their campaign to improve their working conditions. The movie will be followed by a discussion of the film led by labor organizer Greg Giorgio.

WEATHERING STORMY INVESTMENT SEAS WITH FORESTERS FINANCIAL                                        Tuesday, June 28th at 6 PM                                                                                                                                  The beginning of summer is the time to get your finances straight and a great place to start is at the library! In this workshop, Carol Van-Valkenburgh, a representative of Foresters Financial, will show us how to make sure that your savings and investments are secure even during the most volatile markets.

SAVE THE DATE: SUMMER READING KICKOFF!                                                                                                   Wednesday, June 29th at 4 PM                                                                                                                                Join us at the kickoff party for our Summer Reading Program! This year’s theme is On Your Mark, Get Set, Read!, so lace up your sneakers , stretch those muscles and join us for the lighting of the Summer Reading Torch!

SAVE THE DATE: 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) from July 5th to august 9th. This year's concerts will celebrate Altamont Free Library's 100th anniversary! Stay tuned to the library's website for more details. 

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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