May
30
Mon
2022
Monday Night Book Group
May 30 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Check with the library to find out what book we are discussing each month, then join other book-lovers. An informal discussion group, always welcoming new members both in person and via Zoom.

Jun
2
Thu
2022
Linking Lives Through Reading (registrants only)
Jun 2 @ 2:15 pm – 3:15 pm

Children are paired with an adult “book buddy” for reading and learning activities. The spring session of this intergenerational one-on-one reading program is for first and second graders.

Call the Library to register a child or to volunteer as a Book Buddy. Adult volunteers are needed. TOW School children can be bussed to library.

Jun
3
Fri
2022
Outdoor Spring Story Hour!
Jun 3 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
Outdoor Toddler Time!
Jun 3 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
Jun
7
Tue
2022
Friends of the Library Meeting
Jun 7 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

The Friends of the Old Forge Library, founded in 1977, is a volunteer organization whose goals are to promote library programming and to help raise revenue to support the library.  The group sponsors Authors’ Day, Art Exhibits, and events of local interest such as Adirondack Programming. In addition, the Friends publish four newsletters a year. Revenue is raised through book, bake, & bazaar sales, and their annual BASH Benefit.
The Friends meet on the first Tuesday of each month at Noon and welcome new members.

Jun
9
Thu
2022
Board of Trustees Meeting
Jun 9 @ 5:30 pm
Jun
21
Tue
2022
Summer Solstice Celebration ~ Heartbeat of the Earth
Jun 21 @ 4:00 pm

On the Longest Day of the year the library and its community partners at Weaving Home and Living ADK, & our other regional friends invite us to make a joyful noise. Renowned Abenaki artists, writers and storytellers will make the occasion memorable. All supplies provided to make a gourd rattle. Make
your own before the Bruchacs’ program which will culminate in a
ceremonial fire and drum circle. Generously sponsored by the Community Foundation of Herkimer & Oneida Counties; the Aaron F. & Faith B. Norton Fund.

Jun
27
Mon
2022
Monday Night Book Group
Jun 27 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Check with the library to find out what book we are discussing each month, then join other book-lovers. An informal discussion group, always welcoming new members both in person and via Zoom.

Jun
28
Tue
2022
Songwriters Workshop & Concert ~ Cosby Gibson and Tom Staudle
Jun 28 @ 1:30 pm

Workshop: 1:30-3:30 pm
 Concert: 4:00 pm

Cosby Gibson & Tom Staudle are award winning songwriters. As a duo they have been performing for 12 years, regionally & nationally.

Jun
29
Wed
2022
Shamanic Journeying Workshop
Jun 29 @ 3:00 pm

Led by Doug Davis
What is a Shamanic Journey Like? It involves traveling within oneself. Doug will lead participants on a journey of wisdom, healing and knowledge.