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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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Roeliff Jansen Library Annual Gingerbread House Decorating

The Roeliff Jansen Library is bringing back their Gingerbread House Decorating event for kids, beginning December 5. Get ready for the holidays by decorating your very own gingerbread house! Children can sign-up to receive a free gingerbread house decorating kit by emailing youth@roejanlibrary.org or calling 518-325-4101.

Children who then bring in their decorated house for display at the library will receive a free holiday book from Santa, shipped straight from the North Pole! The houses will remain on display at the library until December 19; afterwards, kids are free to take their houses home if they choose to.

DATE/TIME: Beginning December 5, 2020

LOCATION: Roeliff Jansen Community Library
Sign-up by emailing youth@roejanlibrary.org or calling 518-325-4101.

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Concert in the Park: Back to Bacharach and Beyond by Christine and Elliot Spero

Join the Roeliff Jansen Commuity Library for Concert in the Park: Back to Bacharach and Beyond by Christine and Elliot Spero, this Sunday, October 4th.

This free, outdoor concert will take place at the Hilltop Barn in Roe Jan Park. Masks are required and social distancing will be enforced. Guests are encouraged to bring their own lawn chairs.

Back to Bacharach and Beyond by Christine and Elliot Spero is a tribute show that will lovingly take you on a journey through award-winning composer Burt Bacharach’s greatest songs, with a few extra surprises thrown in.

This program is made possible with funds from the Decentralization Program, a re-grant program of the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature, and administered in Columbia County by the Greene County Council on the Arts dba CREATE Council for Research to Enrich the Arts, Technology & Education.

DATE/TIME: Sunday, October 4, 2020 / 3pm – 4:30pm

ADMISSION: Free

LOCATIONHilltop Barn in Roe Jan Park
9091 Route 22
Copake, NY 12529

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