Sensory Play & Learn
March 21st at 2 p.m.
We will have various sensory activities for your children to explore, plenty of playtime and lots of social interaction. This group is designed for ages 3-36 months, siblings are welcome!
Siren Baroque Concert: Woman in Exile
Saturday, March 30th at 2 p.m.
Learn about the remarkable story of Antonio Padoani Bembo through the voices and music of New York's only all-female Baroque Ensemble. The program includes works by Bembo as well as her teachers and contemporaries.
$15 suggested donation.
PROGRAMS THIS MONTH
March 26, April 16, May 14 from
Do you have some questions about your phone, tablet, or new device? Sign-up for a time slot with Christine...she can help.
Call 845-657-2482 to register.
Intro. to Computers with Christine
April 2 & 3
from 4-5:30 p.m.
Do you have questions about how to use your new computer? Are you unable to do basic computer functions? Christine can help!
Should be available for both classes.
Register for this FREE class at 845-657-2482.
April 13 at 2 p.m.
Please join us for four wonderful poets reading their works. We will feature Tina Barry, Ruth Danon, Janlori Goldman and Ana Silva.
Register for this event at 845-657-2482.
New Books Purchased in February
Did you know that the library purchases brand new fiction, mystery, and non-fiction books each week?
You can also find this list at the library. If you would like one of these books, please call the library or stop in to place a hold: 845-657-2482.
Tuesday: 10:00am - 8:00pm
Wednesday: 1:00pm - 8:00pm
Thursday: 1:00pm - 8:00pm
Friday: 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Saturday: 10:00am - 4:00pm
Olive Free Library is closed on the following days:
Tues. Jan. 1, (New Year’s Day)
Mon. Jan. 21 (MLK Day)
Mon. May 27, (Memorial Day)
Thurs. July 4 (Independence Day)
Mon. Sept. 2 (Labor Day)
Mon. Oct. 14 (Columbus Day)
Mon. Nov. 11 (Veterans Day
Thurs. Nov. 28 (Thanksgiving Day)
Fri. Nov. 29 (Day after Thanksgiving)
Tues. Dec. 24 (Christmas Eve)
Wed. Dec. 25 (Christmas Day)
Tues. Dec. 31 (New Year’s Eve)
Tuesdays, 10 a.m. – Come join us for age appropriate crafts, stories, music and parade through the library with instruments!
Gentle Hatha Yoga Class
Mondays, 7:00 p.m.
Wednesdays & Saturdays, 9:00 a.m.
$48 for a 12 session card or $6 per class (drop-in rate)
Instructor – Kathy Carey.
Beekeeping Support Group
3rd Monday of each month, 6:30 p.m.
Each month the group will discuss a topic affecting the beekeeping community. Open to all, beginners and seasoned beekeepers alike. Check hvhives.com for details.
Wednesdays, 1:30 p.m.
(Currently on hold during renovations).
Fourth Saturday of each month at 11:00 a.m.
We use Lego Creator kits to create many types of projects and we do other creative building challenges. For all ages!
2nd Tuesday of every other month, 10:00 a.m.
Each meeting members of the community meet to make quilts together for Project Linus. Bring your sewing machine and pack a lunch, or come and help with other parts of the quilt-making like tying. No materials or quilting expertise necessary.
Catskill Ukulele Group
Wednesdays 6:00 p.m
All ages, ukes available for check-out, beginners welcome!
Knit for Charity
First Tuesday of each month, 10 a.m.
The group is open to knitters and crocheters of all abilities. This group is gathering to knit and crochet together and will collaborate on blankets for children who are gravely ill or homeless.
Mystery Book Club
Mystery Club: 3rd Monday of each month, 12:30 p.m.
Come join other mystery buffs to discuss our favorite authors, learn about new ones and have fun discussions about the latest whodunnit! Welcome to all.
Join Rondout Valley Organics
The library is now a drop off location for Rondout Valley Organics. This is a group of local farms in the Rondout Valley who produce a variety of organic foods and food products. The pick up days are Friday, 1-5 or Saturday, 10-4.
You must become a member and add money to your account to have food delivered. Membership is $50 per year. Please note that you can start your account with as little as $50 in addition to your membership. Here is a LINK to the website. The website is “Farm to City” a site that handles the online commerce part for Rondout Valley Organics. There will be much, much more produce to choose from during the growing season.