Wednesday, April 16, 2014




Our Egg-centric Egg Mueseum Events
are winding down

but we still have plenty

of egg-citement to go around!


Thursday, April 17th
6:30 pm

Bring out the family for


Classic Movie Night

The Library will provide snacks and drinks.
You provide the audience!

Pre-registration is always appreciated at 295-7127
 

Sunday, April 13, 2014

They Have Hatched!

Many thanks to Leslie Rigley from Cornell Cooperative Extension/Schoharie County for the loan of the equipment and the encouragement!  23 live chicks from the original 54 eggs...
 

Friday, April 11, 2014

Thursday, April 10, 2014




Ukranian Egg Decorating Demonstration
Schoharie Free Library
Saturday, April 12th
11:00am-12:00pm
Have you ever wondered

how these beautiful eggs are created?
Pysanka have been in existence for centuries.
Watch as these beautiful works of art

are created before your eyes!


Then journey over to the Egg Museum


to see some of these


beautiful creations on display!

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Our celebration of the opening
of the Mildred Vrooman Egg Museum continues!


Schoharie Free Library
is hosting

our very FIRST
Chicken Egg-Spo
Friday, April 11th

at 6:30pm

in cooperation with
Cornell Cooperative Extension

Eggs are wiggling!

We are opening after hours

and have HIGH hopes that


our new
baby chicks will be arriving!
 
Come and learn about
how they hatch and what you
can do to start your own little chick farm!
Chick themed activities and fun for all!
Pre-registration is appreciated! Call 295-7127
 

Monday, April 7, 2014



Bedtime Storytime!

Thursday,
April 10th
6:30 pm
Join us
as we continue to celebrate

the opening of

the Mildred Vrooman Egg Exhibit

with an evening honoring

the author and the book

that started it all!

Egg decorating

Chick Hatching (we hope!)

Egg hunt for prizes

Pictures with the Easter Bunny!

and a surprise feathered guest!
 
Pre-registration requested
Call 295-7127 for details.

Thursday, April 3, 2014


The ribbon has been officially cut
and the Mildred Vrooman Egg Exhibit is officially open!
The Easter Egg Museum, located on Covered Bridge Lane
at the intersection of Routes 30 and 443 in Schoharie,
will be opening every Friday through Sunday from April 4th- 20th
and by appointment to benefit the Library.
For more information regarding the museum
or call the library at 295-7127.

A complete calendar of library and town-wide event
s is also available on our website www.schoharielibraryTJ Promo April 4 2014.org.
Just click on the Activities icon.
Brochures are also available at the Library and at local area businesses.

Raffle tickets are still available
for the Egg Museum Basket and the Keur-Egg Basket.
Tickets can be purchased at the Egg Museum,
where the baskets are now on display, or at the Library.
Tickets are $5 each or 5 for $20. A
ll proceeds go toward future library projects.

We are hoping that our baby chicks will be hatching this week between April 10th-12th. We will be celebrating their arrival with an exciting week of programming.
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Saturday, April 5th Egg-cellent Science 11:00am-12:00pm
Eggs-perience a magical show surrounding the science of eggs.
Open to all ages
Come and take a peek at our eggs in the incubator
while you learn the marvels of their shells that can support your weight!
Watch eggs bounce, learn how to make an egg stand on end
and MUCH more!

Tuesdays Movie Mornings April 8th 10:15am-11:45pm (All are welcome!)
Come and watch a family friendly movie with your library friends!
The Library will have popcorn and cheese puffs to share!
Now Showing: an Easter Double Feature!
Here Comes Peter Cottontail” & “The Easter Bunny is Coming to Town”

Thursday, April 10th Bedtime Storytime The Egg Tree 6:30pm
Come listen to the story that started it all Katherine Milhous' “The Egg Tree”
Our baby chicks should be hatching! Come and take a “peep”!
Egg decorating, an egg hunt with prizes
and a special poultry guest will round out the evening.
Pre-registration requested 295-7127


Fridays Storytime with Mrs. Jill Sholtes 10:00-11:00am (All ages)
Join Mrs. Sholtes for a time of stories and crafts. This week's theme: Eggs!

Friday, April 11th Chicken Egg-Spo with Cornell Cooperative Extension 6:30pm
Come and learn all that you ever wanted to know about chicks. Open to all ages. Activities, demonstrations and of course our little peepers!

Saturday, April 12th Ukranian Egg Decorating Demonstration 11:00am-12:00pm
Have you ever wondered how these beautiful eggs are created?
Pysanka have been in existence for centuries.
Watch as these beautiful works of art are created before your eyes.

Mondays in February Knitting & Needles 6:00-9:00pm Open time.
Our new project is creating “Lap-gans” for the the Albany Stratton VA Medical Center. Each lap-gan is 4'x 4' in size and can be in any design or color.
If you are unable to join us on Mondays please feel free to stop by
and pick up your yarn to begin your project during library hours.

Friday April 18th Storytime with Mrs. Jill Sholtes 10:00-11:00am (All ages)
Join Mrs. Sholtes for a time of stories and crafts. This week's theme: Eggs!


Monday April 14th & 28th Bridge Club 7:00-9:00pm
You do not have to know how to play to join a
nd you do not have to be an adult to play!
All ages and abilities are encouraged to enjoy this game of strategy together!
Interested in mentoring an enthusiastic group of beginners?
Please contact the Library at 295-7127.


Tuesday April 15th & 29th Game Day 10:15-11:45am
Games will be provided. Join us for the fun!

Thursday April 17th Family Movie Night 7:00pm
Bring out the family to watch a true classic.
Fred Astaire and Judy Garland star in the quintessential classic “Easter Parade”
Snacks will be provided. Pre-registration is appreciated 295-7127.


Friday April 18th Storytime with Mrs. Jill Sholtes 10:00-11:00am (All ages)
Join Mrs. Sholtes for a time of stories and crafts. This week's theme: Easter!

Saturday April 19th Pottery Magnets
with The Studio for Art and Craft 10:00am-11:00am
Help us close out our month long Egg Museum celebration
with The Studio for Art and Craft
as we paint pottery magnets in celebration of the Studio's fifth birthday!

Monday April 7th & 21st Chess Club 7:00-9:00 pm(All Ages).
New players of all ages and abilities are joining every week!
Come and hone your skills or play for the first time!
The club meets every 1st and 3rd Monday in the Eaton Room
Learn new strategies and play!

Friday, March 14, 2014

Bridge Club

First meeting of the Bridge Club.
Players of all levels welcome.
Mentor wanted; the busy instructor cannot be at three tables at once!

Monday, March 10, 2014


TONIGHT!!!!

OPENING MEETING
Bridge Club
at Schoharie Free Library
MONDAY
MARCH 10TH
7:00pm-9:00pm

The club is a combination
teaching and playing group
NO experience necessary
ALL ages welcome
AND encouraged!
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