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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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Roeliff Jansen Library Virtual Workshop ‘The Art of Mental Wellness w/ Lilla Ohrstrom’, Jan 21

The Roeliff Jansen Library presents ‘The Art of Mental Wellness with Lilla Ohrstrom‘ on Thursday, January 21st. 

Lilla Ohrstrom is an ATR-P (provisional registered art therapist) and the owner and operator of Youngblood Art Studio LLC (YAS) in The Plains, Virginia. YAS is a private community arts facility which promotes art for wellness. Join this Zoom event for people of all ages, where Lilla will be sharing her secrets for navigating life’s challenges through art and storytelling. 

Participants should bring either paper and pencils (both regular and colored) to the workshop, or oil or chalk pastels. 

DATE/TIME: Thursday, January 21, 2021 / 7 – 8pm

COST: Free

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

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Roeliff Jansen Library presents ‘BATS with Robyn Niver’, Jan 14

The Roeliff Jansen Library presents ‘BATS with Robyn Niver’ on Thursday, January 14th. Zoom in with Robyn Niver, bat biologist and the USFWS Northeast Region’s bat specialist for the Indiana bat and northern long-eared bat. Robyn will walk us through why bats are threatened and what we can do to help.

DATE/TIME: Thursday, January 14, 2021 / 6pm

COST: Free

LOCATION: Visit http://www.roejanlibrary.org/kids-events/ for Zoom login information

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