Old Forge Library

Photograph by Albert Worthen, 2013

Jun
18
Tue
2019
I’m a Senior, Let’s Go Biking Seminar with Clay Luce
Jun 18 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Free Draw Night
Jun 18 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Don’t Stop to Think. Just Draw! A Night of Automatic Drawing.

Join Adam Stone and Eileen Townsend for an evening of drawing. Each evening has a fun theme with a specific prompt. Dinner and basic drawing supplies will be provided. Feel free to bring any drawing materials you may prefer. Please sign up to reserve your dinner!

Jun
24
Mon
2019
Evening Book Group
Jun 24 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

May      Unsheltered by Barbara Kingsolver                                                                       
June     Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens                                                           
July       A Well Behaved Woman by Therese Ann Fowler

 

New members are always welcome!

Jun
25
Tue
2019
Music in the Gazebo Series
Jun 25 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Join us on the library lawn and listen to live music with the Bonnie and Jim Tracy Duo. Bring a blanket or folding chair. The event will be moved inside if the weather warrants it.

Upcoming Music in the Gazebo events:
Tuesday July 9 ~ George Deveny and Brian Mulkerne      4 pm
Tuesday July 23~ Beth and Fritz     4 pm
Tuesday August 6 ~ Joe Bolton and Mary Brophy-Moore    4 pm
Tuesday August 20 ~ Dan Vellone    4 pm

 

 

 

 

Jul
2
Tue
2019
Friends of the Library Meeting
Jul 2 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

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.

North Country Stories with Bill Smith
Jul 2 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Popular storyteller and Balladeer, Bill Smith. delights audiences everywhere. Prepare to laugh your head off at Bill’s tall tales, step back in time with his descriptions of country life in the old days, and get nostalgic when he sings. You won’t want to miss this event!

Jul
5
Fri
2019
“Art Tells a Story” Exhibit First Friday Artwalk Reception
Jul 5 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Jul
9
Tue
2019
Music in the Gazebo Series
Jul 9 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Join us on the library lawn and listen to live music with the Bonnie and Jim Tracy Duo. Bring a blanket or folding chair. The event will be moved inside if the weather warrants it.

Upcoming Music in the Gazebo events:
Tuesday July 9 ~ George Deveny and Brian Mulkerne      4 pm
Tuesday July 23~ Beth and Fritz     4 pm
Tuesday August 6 ~ Joe Bolton and Mary Brophy-Moore    4 pm
Tuesday August 20 ~ Dan Vellone    4 pm

 

 

 

 

Board of Trustees Meeting
Jul 9 @ 5:30 pm
Jul
10
Wed
2019
Crazy Croquet and Mad Tea Party Fundraiser
Jul 10 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Croquet Tournament   Noon – 3 pm     $10 per person, $20 per family                      Come look through the looking glass with us to an Alice in Wonderland-themed party on the library lawn with activities for all ages.

Mad Tea (cocktail )Party  3:33 pm    $20                                                                      Hors d’ouevres , tea and cocktails!