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The Camino de Santiago Frances: A 500-mile Walk in Northern Spain

February 23 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
camino d esantiagoKinderhook resident and Friend of the Library Pat Schuler will share the inspiring story of her 35-day walk through the Pyrenees, Basque country, mezeta high plains, and lush Galician countryside to the city of Santiago, burial place of St. James. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library, the program will be preceded by a brief general membership meeting, and refreshments will be served...Read More

Scratch Game-Making Night

February 28 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
scratchAges 10-15 Using the free coding site Scratch, teens will get the chance to make their own video games at the Library! No prior coding skill is required, but attendees should create their own free Scratch account before attending. Visit https://scratch.mit.edu/ to get started!..Read More

So, You Want to Be a Game Designer?

February 29 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
gamewisdomJosh Bycer of www.game-wisdom.com will join us for a virtual presentation on what it means to make video games for a living, focusing on the challenges and decisions that go into choosing game design as a career. Please register for this event so that we get an accurate count of attendance--if we don't have enough sign-ups, we may need to cancel the presentation...Read More

Fiber Nights @ Your Library

March 4 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
knit7Join fellow fiberists, fiberistas, and fiberxes for a night of knit, crochet, stitch, spin, felt and any other flavor of manipulating fiber. Come to learn, come to play, come to unwind. We'll have some spare supplies on hand if you want to show up and try it out! No fee, no registration required...Read More

Teen Art Club

March 5 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Paints-and-brushesThe Library is looking to start a teen-led art club, and we're looking for artists age 13 and up to help us launch. Whether you prefer watercolor, sculpting, or inking comic strips, we want you! Stop by the Library beginning February 6 to join, and help us build something awesome!..Read More