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.
Tickets will not be sold day of event.  Please purchase or reserve your tickets at the library by Oct 22.

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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 12-16  welcome.  For more information please call 691-2275 ext. 12 or Register Here.

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Big Library Read October 13-28

overdrive big read 10-14

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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Free Upcoming Events

October 2014 Events Flyer- View our full program offerings on our downloadable flyer.

Craft Night- Tuesdays at 6:30pm Sara creates a new project with tweens & teens ages 8-13. Register Here

Kids Crafting Corner: Halloween Fun- Every Tuesday in October at 6:30pm- Make a Halloween project with Ms. Arlene. Ages 5-11 Register Here

Exploring Stories with Toddlers- Wednesdays at 11am- Join us as we explore stories, fingerplays, songs, activities and playtime for ages 2-3 years. Runs Sep. 10-Dec. 17. Registration required. Location: First Presbyterian Church of Highland at 26 Church St, Highland, NY 12528

Babes in Bookland- Fridays at 11am- Babies and books, songs, fingerplays, rhymes, bounces, and more! For ages 0-24 months. Runs Oct.17-Dec. 19. Registration required. Location: First Presbyterian Church of Highland

Preschool Story Fun- Fridays at 2pm- This story time will help foster language and literacy, mathematical and scientific thinking, and social development for ages 4-5 years. Runs Sep. 12-Dec. 19. Registration required. Location: First Presbyterian Church of Highland

What Books Would You Save?- Th. Oct. 23 at 7pm- Following one of the topics in Fahrenheit 451, join us to discuss what books you would save if books were banned into becoming obsolete. Choose a favorite or a book that has impacted your life.  Ages 18+ Register Here

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