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Roeliff Jansen Library’s Virtual Chair Yoga Classes

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Roeliff Jansen Commuity Library is hosting a weekly, Virtual Chair Yoga class on Friday’s through June 26. Join Karen Rosand of the Won Dharma Center for this enjoyable chair yoga class suitable for all ages. This is a 75 minute practice featuring gentle movement, balancing, stretching, breath-work and guided visualization. All you need is a sturdy, armless chair.

DATE/TIME: Fridays through June 26, 2020 / 10am – 11:15am

LOCATION: Zoom
Visit www.roejanlibrary.org/adult-programs for the login code

COST: A donation to the library

 

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Roeliff Jansen Library’s 7th Annual Community Dine Out

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Roeliff Jansen Commuity Library‘s 7th Annual Dine Out for the Library series will kick off on Thursday, January 23, and continue through April 16.

Dine Out for the Library is an ongoing promotion that benefits both the library and local businesses in our community. Each week, a different restaurant will be hosting Dine Out hours and donate 10% of proceeds to the library. By partaking in this series, diners get to enjoy a delicious meal while supporting both small businesses during a slow period of the year and Roeliff Jansen Community Library, at no additional cost to you!

The first restaurant featured is Swiss Hutte in Hillsdale. Other restaurants participating in this year’s Dine Out include Hillsdale House, Four Brothers, and the Roe Jan Brewing Company, among others. Additionally, Dad’s Diner, in Copake, will be hosting Dine Out hours all day on February 3, as will the cafè at Random Harvest, in Craryville, on February 15.

A new Dine Out feature this year will be Community Tables, which, on select dates, will make it easy for people without a dinner companion to make some new friends. To join a Community Table, you can sign up in advance at the library, or email Marilyn Gross at mlgross27@optonline.net.

DATEs/TIMEs/LOCATIONs: Thursday, January 23 through April 16, 2020

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RESERVATIONS: Required for each restaurant

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Evening of American Songbook Jazz at Roeliff Jansen Library, Jan 11

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The Roeliff Jansen Library presents an Evening of American Songbook Jazz on
Saturday, January 11, with Atla and Matt DeChamplain.

The library will be hosting a lively night of music from acclaimed jazz duo Atla and Matt DeChamplain. The couple will be joined by bassist Nat Reeves, who has spent nearly forty years performing jazz across the globe.

Pianist Matt DeChamplain has performed at numerous venues and festivals, including the Monterey Jazz Festival, the Berklee Jazz Festival, Kennedy Center, and Lincoln Center. Additionally, he teaches at the Jackie McLean Institute of Jazz at the Hartt School of Music. His wife, Atla DeChamplain, is a jazz vocalist who teaches at Western Connecticut University and Capital Community College. Both Matt and Atla are graduates of the University of Toledo, and in 2015, they released their first collaboration, PAUSE, featuring jazz artist Jon Hendricks.

The DeChamplains will be joined by bassist Nat Reeves, who has performed for nearly forty years in venues across the globe, and released his own jazz album, State of Emergency! in 2012. This past year alone, Nat has performed in India and Japan, at festivals in San Francisco, New Orleans, Detroit, and Atlanta, and at Lincoln Center.

DATE/TIME: Saturday, January 11, 2010 / 5pm – 6:30pm

LOCATION: Roeliff Jansen Community Library
9091 NY-22
Hillsdale, NY 12529

ADMISSION: FREE
All ages are welcome

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Gingerbread House Decorating at Roeliff Jansen Library, Dec 8

 

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The Roeliff Jansen Library is throwing a Gingerbread House Decorating get together on Sunday, December 8, from 1:00 to 3:00pm.

Get ready for the holidays with an afternoon of gingerbread house decorating! Houses and decorations will be provided by the library, although participants are also welcome to bring additional decorations of their own. Participants are encouraged to leave their houses at the library for a week as part of the library holiday display.

DATE/TIME:
Sunday, December 8, 2019 / 1pm – 3pm

LOCATION:
Roeliff Jansen Community Library
9091 NY-22
Hillsdale, NY 12529

 

ADMISSION:
All ages are welcome.
Space is limited, so sign up at Roe Jan to reserve your spot.

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The Roeliff Jansen Library presents “It’s Chili!” night at The Copake Grange, Nov 16

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The Roeliff Jansen Library presents “It’s Chili!” night at The Copake Grange on Saturday, November 16. Take the CHILL out of Fall at this community chili dinner. The evening’s fun will also include live music, and there will be vegetarian options.

DATE/TIME:
Saturday, November 16. , 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

LOCATION:
The Copake Grange
628 Empire Road
Copake, NY 12516

TICKETS:
At the door, Adults – $10, Kids (5-12) – $5, Kids under 5 – Free

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