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Roeliff Jansen Library Community Picnic, Aug 14

Roeliff Jansen Library‘s Community Picnic has returned! Join the community at the library for an afternoon of food, music, and fun activities on August 14th. Come meet new friends and neighbors!

In addition to BBQ, beverages, and crafts, each child at the picnic will receive a free book coupon from the Friends of the Roe Jan Library to use at the Friends Bookshop. Plus, there will be a live Birds of Prey presentation at 1:00 pm. 

DATE/TIME: Sunday, August 14, 2022 / 12 – 3pm

ADMISSION: FREE / Open to the public

LOCATION: Roeliff Jansen Community Library  
9091 Route 22
Copake, NY 12529

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Roeliff Jansen Library Concert: Kris Jensen & Co., Jul 31

Join Roeliff Jansen Library for live music with local musician Kris Jensen. Savor the scenic views from Roeliff Jansen Park while enjoying an afternoon of American songbook jazz. Kris will be accompanied by Linda Ransom on vocals, Matt Dwonszyk on bass, and special guests Larry Ham on piano and Jocelyn Pleasant on percussion.

This concert will be at the Hilltop Barn, Roe Jan Park, across the street from the Library. Lawn chairs appreciated.

This project is made possible with funds from the Statewide Community Regrants Program, a program of the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Kathy Hochul and the New York State Legislature and administered in Columbia County by the Greene County Council on the Arts dba Create Council for the Arts .

DATE/TIME: Sunday, July 31, 2022 / 3 – 4pm

COST: Tickets are $125 each

LOCATION: Hilltop Barn at Roe Jan Park
116 Old Rte 22,
Hillsdale, NY 12529

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Roeliff Jansen Library Gala Returns, Jun 25

The Roeliff Jansen Library Annual Gala returns to an in-person event on June 25th! After COVID forced the library to cancel the annual gala two years in a row. This year, they are thrilled to announce that they will be having a “live” gala again. 

The gala is the library’s largest fundraising event. This year’s gala will be at an exciting new venue: the Lodge at Catamount Mountain Resort and will feature tasty new food options, in addition to the usual wine selections plus beer from the Roe Jan Brewing Company. The Bash Bish Bluegrass Band will provide toe-tapping entertainment. There will also be both silent and live auctions.

DATE/TIME: Saturday, June 25th, 2022 / 5 – 7pm

COST: Tickets are $125 each

LOCATION: Catamount Mountain Lodge
78 Catamount Rd
Hillsdale, NY 12529

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Roeliff Jansen Library Virtual Class: ‘Art in the Evening: Matisse and His Cut-Outs’, Mar 25

The Roeliff Jansen Library presents ‘Art in the Evening: Matisse and His Cut-Outs’ on Thursday, March 25th from 7:00 – 8:30 PM. 

<p style="line-height:1.6" value="<amp-fit-text layout="fixed-height" min-font-size="6" max-font-size="72" height="80">Hosted by the library's Children’s and Youth Services Associate and professional artist, Tia Maggio, this FREE Zoom class will take a look at Henri Matisse’s late works: his paper cut-outs. The class will also be “painting with scissors” to create your own colorful masterpieces. Supplies can be picked up at the library during regular hours.Hosted by the library’s Children’s and Youth Services Associate and professional artist, Tia Maggio, this FREE Zoom class will take a look at Henri Matisse’s late works: his paper cut-outs. The class will also be “painting with scissors” to create your own colorful masterpieces. Supplies can be picked up at the library during regular hours.

DATE/TIME: Thursday, March 25, 2021 / 7pm – 8:30pm

COST: Free

LOCATION/REGISTRATION: Zoom
email Tia (youth@roejanlibrary.org) to register

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Roeliff Jansen Library Virtual Workshop ‘Beyond Selfies! Take Better Photos with Gerald Seligman’

The Roeliff Jansen Library presents ‘Beyond Selfies! Take Better Photos with Gerald Seligman‘ on Wednesday, February 24 & March 3, 7:00 – 8:30 PM. 

Take better photos – it’s not your camera, it’s your eye. Learn how to frame and shoot your photos with this two-session class open to teens and adults. Whether you use a smartphone, a ‘point and shoot’ or the latest camera equipment, everyone’s welcome to the course – and all can benefit.

Please email youth@roejanlibrary.org to register.

DATE/TIME: Wednesday, February 24 & March 3, 2021 / 7pm – 8:30pm

COST: Free

LOCATION/REGISTRATION: Zoom
email youth@roejanlibrary.org to register

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