Story Time with Miss Nicole. Storytime is resuming at the Beekley! Baby and Toddler storytime (Children under 3 with caregiver) will resume on Wednesday, September 14th and Preschool storytime (ages 3-5 with caregiver) will resume on Friday, September 16th. Storytime will follow the New Harford Elementary School calendar. During vacations week please check the website for special programming. Storytime is for New Hartford residents only.
Pajama Story Time with Miss Val. Pajama storytime is for kids ages 3-6 with a parent or caregiver. Kids are encouraged to wear pajamas and bring along their favorite stuffed friends for various stories, activities, and crafts. If this is your first time joining, please call to confirm. Storytime is every Thursday night at 6:45 p.m.
The Beekley Seed Library. We will be offering free organic, non gmo vegetable and flower seeds again this year. Seeds have been donated by High Mowing Seeds, John Scheepers Kitchen Garden Seeds, Seed Saver's Exchange and the Hudson Valley Seed Library. Seeds will be available starting March 25th.
Brain Reprogramming for Mental, Emotional and Physical Health. Kate Gorman a licensed clinical social worker with a private practice in New Hartford will present an interactive workshop on reprogramming unhealthy neuro-connections created from events, trauma, emotions and unhealthy thinking patterns. All participants will learn the steps in dissolving unwanted brain programs and reprogramming new biological connections that can make a mental and physical change in one's life. Tuesday, May 23rd at 6:30pm.
BookFriends, Annual Booksale. Show support for the library and all the hard work the BookFriends do to help the Beekley Library by coming to the book sale and find incredible bargains on books, recorded books music, DVDs, children's books and games and delicious baked goods too. Sale will be held at the New Hartford Elementary School, 40 Wickett Street. Admission is free except for early bird preview. Hours are: Early Bird Preview, $20, Saturday, June 10th, 8:00 am - 9:00 am: and the 9:00 am - 3:00 pm, and Sunday, June 11th from 9:00 am - noon.
Paul Cryan Photo Fundraiser. Here’s an opportunity to have your child’s photo taken by our favorite photographer, Paul Cryan. (He’s Hartford Magazine’s #1 Photographer, too!) All proceeds from this photo session will be donated by Cryan Photography to the library. The Library has a sign-up sheet. You’ll need an appointment, so stop by the Library or call us at 860-379-7235. There’s time to photograph about 75 children, so call soon to ensure a spot on the schedule. Wednesday, June 28th, 9:00 am - 5:30 pm.
For more information on these programs, please contact the library at 860-379-7235.
"A library is the home for the imagination." - Lisa Scottoline, author