Story Time – 

Miss MaryMargaret is taking a short break to enjoy the last bit of summer and start the new school year.  Story Time will return on Thursday, October 1 at 11:15 AM.  Join Ms. MaryMargaret for stories, songs and rhymes.  A simple craft will follow.  No sign up needed.

 

B.E.S.T.

BEST (Bringing Educators and Students Together)  BEST is a FREE tutoring program for students in grades 3-10.  Stop in anytime between 4:30-7:30 pm to get help with homework, organization, research…whatever the students need!  BEST is on break for the Summer but will return for the new school year in early October 2015.  Check back in the Fall for an exact date.

 

Read to Cringle

Cringle is here on Wednesdays from 3:00-4:00 PM.  He is a chocolate lab certified therapy dog that loves being read to.  Cringle is enjoying summer vacation but will return in the Fall of 2015. Check back here in the fall for the date.

 

Book Group  on Wednesdays

The Sand Lake Town Library Book Group meets at 7 pm on the first Wednesday of each month, except July and December, in the William Kennedy Program Room. Reading lists are available at the Library.

 

Library Board of Trustees Meetings –

The Board of Trustees meets regularly on the third Thursday of the month at 6:45pm. The public is welcome to attend.

 

Museum Passes**

We offer passes to the following area museums:

 

Albany Institute of History and Art,  Albany, NY.  Pass allows admittance to four people.  We have one pass.
The Clark Art Institute, Williamstown, MA.  Pass allows admittance to one adult.  We have one pass.
Museum of Innovation and Science (MiSci), Schenectady, NY.  Pass allows admittance to two adults and two youths to museum and planetarium.  We have two passes.
**Museum passes are available to Sand Lake Town Library patrons. Passes can be checked out for 3 days and are available on a first come-first serve basis.  The passes must be returned to the Circulation Desk at Sand Lake Town Library.
 

 

Displays –

Check out the on-going displays of art work in the William Kennedy Program Room. Every two months we will feature a different local artist.

 

Summer reading –

Check out the New York State Summer Reading website for games, reading lists and more.
The theme for 2015 was Every Hero Has a Story.  Thank you to all who participated in our 2015 Summer Reading programs!

Visit the NYS Summer Reading site for information on the 2015 Teen Video Challenge.

Check out last year’s winning Summer Reading Video.