Library BBQ Fundraiser

bbqflyerSunday, October 26th | 12pm – 4pm
on the proposed New Library site
7 Eltings Place, Highland
( vacant lot across from St. Augustine’s School)
Cost: Adults – $20 | Children under 10 are free
Pumpkin decorating contest! Pie Contest Rules and Entry Form. Pumpkins and entry forms are available at the library
for $1. Contest categories are scariest, most creative, funniest, and cutest.
Apple and Pumpkin pie contest! All pies will be served as dessert
Line Dancing!
all proceeds will go towards the building fund
Catered by Sal’s Place
Details can be found here: 

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Babysitting Workshop- November 1

Are you interested in becoming a dependable and confident babysitter?  If so, come participate in our workshop on Saturday, November 1 at 10am-3:30pm and the Library. The Babysitting Basics Program was created to teach those skills necessary to become a responsible sitter. This program will be taught by Linda Showers, RN. Workshop Fee is $12.50, pay at the library prior to 11/1. Please bring a bag lunch. Ages 11-16  welcome.  For more information please call 691-2275 ext. 12 or Register Here.

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Big Library Read October 13-28

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Join us in the next worldwide OverDrive Big Library Read, featuring the newly released novel Anatomy of a Misfit by Andrea Portes.  Library card holders will be able to borrow and enjoy the eBook from October 13-28 by visiting During this reading period the book will be available for every patron that wishes to read it—no holds, no wait lists. This program is made possible through a partnership with OverDrive.

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The Big Read 2014: October 5-November 2

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The Big Read: Fahrenheit 451- October 5-November 2- The Poughkeepsie Public Library District has partnered with the Highland Public Library and other community organizations to present The Big Read. This fall we are encouraging community members to read Fahrenheit 451 and attend free events. Check our calendar for Highland’s Big Read Events. Download Brochure for full details

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