Library Schedule of Events 2018:
(All library programs are free and open to the public, unless otherwise indicated.
For further information regarding these or any other programs contact
the Old Forge Library at 315-369-6008.)
Feel free to scroll down the page to see all the scheduled programs ~ listed in chronological order.
The Friends of the Library meet on the first Tuesday of each month at Noon
The Library Board of Directors meet the second Thursday of each month at 5:30 pm
Fri. Jan 5 ~ Deadline for artwork entries for the Winter Scenes Art Exhibit
(open to all artists)
Wed. Jan 10 - Mar 10 ~ "Winter Scenes " Art Exhibit on display during Library Hours
Fri. Jan 12 ~ "Winter Scenes" Art Exhibit Opening Reception 4-6 pm
Tues. Jan 16 ~ Morning Book Group: The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane by Lisa See 9:30 am
Tues. Jan 16 ~ Deadline to sign up for Friends' Annual Luncheon
Fri. Jan 19 - Feb 23 ~ Winter Toddler Story Time (&) 10:00 - 10:30 am
Fri. Jan 19 - Feb 23 ~ Winter Story Hour 11:00 am - Noon
Gr. K-6 w/ Chris Holt 10 am - noon
Gr. 7-12 w/ Alison Albright 10 am - Noon
Adults w/ Star Livingstone 12:30 - 2:30 pm
Mon. Jan 22 ~ Friends' Annual Luncheon 11:45 am
Gr. K-6 w/Karen Beck 10 am - Noon
Gr. 7-12 w/Bronwen Keefer 10 am - Noon
Adults w/ Martha Deming 12:30 - 2:30 pm
Mon Jan 29 ~ Evening Book Group: A Piece of the World by Christina Baker Kline 6:30 pm
Thurs. Feb 1 - Mar 1 ~ Poetry and Illustration Contest & Exhibit submissions accepted
Tues. Feb 13 ~ Mardi Gras Sweetheart Dessert Contest
Entries accepted 11:00 am - 4: 30 pm
Reception and winners announced 7-8 pm
Tues. Feb 20 ~ Morning Book Group: "Actual Malice" by Breton Peace 9:30 am
Wed. Feb 21 ~ Writer's Open Mic Night(@) 7 pm
Mon. Feb 26 ~ Evening Book Group: The Twelve Lives of Samuel Hawley by Hannah Tinti 6:30 pm
Fri. Mar 2 ~ Howl Story Slam: True Stories Told Locally (@) 7 pm
Tues. Mar 20 ~ Morning Book Group: A Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood 9:30 am
Mon. Mar 26 ~ Evening Book Group: Before We were Yours by Lisa Wingate 6:30 pm
Tues. April 17 ~ Morning Book Group: Never Coming Back by Alison McGhee 9:30 pm
Mon. April 30 ~ Evening Book Group: Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng 6:30 pm
To see some of the past Library Programs & Events
(*) New York State Council on the Arts: Presenting Program with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature
(**) New York State Council on the Arts: The Literature Program with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature
($) Donations Requested.
(♦) Friends of the Library Series and New York State Council on the Arts with support from Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature
(") First Friday Art Walk Participant
(+) The Friends ADK Series.
(!) Decentralization Program, a regrant program of the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature and administered by CNY Arts, and the Friends of the Old Forge Library
(#) Funded by the Town of Webb and the Mid-York Library System.
(%) Funded by the Leola Tobin Memorial Fund.
(@) Old Forge Library and Adirondack Center for Writing
(=) Mid York Library System
(<) CAA, Mountain Greenery, Strand Theater ,Touch of Ritz and New York State Council on the Arts with support from Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature
(&) Town of Webb Recreation Department