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May 2016 Tuesday Forum: Tales of a New York City School Teacher

For the Tuesday, May 10, 2016, Roxbury Library Association Forum Program, at 1:00 p.m., at the Roxbury Library, Roxbury resident Fannie Lippmann will offer a program entitled “Tales of a New York City School Teacher.”

Regular RLA Tuesday Forum attendees will provide refreshments following Ms. Lippmann’s program.

The Roxbury Library Association welcomes the public to all RLA Tuesday Forum programs, activities, and gatherings, which are free of charge.

Located at 53742 State Highway 30, the Roxbury Library is directly opposite the town’s United Methodist Church on Main Street.

For details about the May 10, 2016, RLA Tuesday Forum program and about upcoming RLA Tuesday Forum programs, activities, and gatherings, please contact Roxbury Library Director Dian Seiler or Roxbury Library Clerk Helen Faraci at (607)-326-7901.

REGISTER NOW!!! Adult Reading and Discussion Program

REGISTER NOW!!! SEATS ARE LIMITED!

The Roxbury Library Association has received a Spring 2016 Adult Reading and Discussion Grant from the New York Council for the Humanities. The R & D Program hosted by the Roxbury Library will offer adult participants the opportunity to explore the topic “‘In Cold Blood’: True Crime, an American Genre” through a series of thematically linked nonfiction readings, including Truman Capote’s IN COLD BLOOD: A TRUE ACCOUNT OF A MULTIPLE MURDER AND ITS CONSEQUENCES and TRUE CRIME: AN AMERICAN ANTHOLOGY/350 YEARS OF BRILLIANT WRITING ABOUT DARK DEEDS. The Spring 2016 NYCH R & D Program at the Roxbury Library commemorates the 50th anniversary of the publication of IN COLD BLOOD.

All six reading and discussion sessions will be on Saturdays from 10:00 a.m.-12:00 noon on the following dates: May 14, 2016; May 21, 2016; May 28, 2016; June 4, 2016; June 11, 2016; and June 18, 2016. The RLA will acquire copies of NYCH R & D book selections from the Four County Library System for R & D program participants’ use. Roxbury resident Barry Seiler will be the Scholar-Facilitator of the RLA NYCH Spring 2016 R & D Program.

To register for the Spring 2016 NYCH R & D Program at the Roxbury Library, please contact Roxbury Library Director Dian Seiler or Roxbury Library Clerk Helen Faraci at (607)-326-7901.

Located at 53742 State Highway 30, the Roxbury Library is directly opposite the town’s United Methodist Church on Main Street.

April 2016 Roxbury Library Association Tuesday Forum Program

On Tuesday, April 12, 2016, at 1:00 p.m., at the Roxbury Library, Roxbury Library Association Tuesday Forum attendees will participate in an informative program entitled “Making Your Own Herbs de Provence,” led by RLA Tuesday Forum Coordinator Susan Whittenburg. Ms. Whittenburg will provide participants with dried summer herbs but cordially requests that each attendee bring a container for the seasonings.

Regular RLA Tuesday Forum attendees will provide refreshments following Ms. Whittenburg’s program.

The Roxbury Library Association welcomes the public to all RLA Tuesday Forum programs, activities, and gatherings, which are free of charge.

Located at 53742 State Highway 30, the Roxbury Library is directly opposite the town’s United Methodist Church on Main Street.

For details about the April 12, 2016, RLA Tuesday Forum program and about upcoming RLA Tuesday Forum programs, activities, and gatherings, please contact Roxbury Library Director Dian Seiler or Roxbury Library Clerk Helen Faraci at (607)-326-7901.

Win the 2016 RLA Queen-Size “Happy” Quilt!

Win the 2016 RLA Queen-Size “Happy” Quilt!

Courtesy of The Roxbury Library Quilters

$1.00 per ticket / $5.00 for 6 tickets

Drawing: Saturday, 12/03/2016, at 1:30pm

All proceeds from Roxbury Library Association quilt raffle ticket sales benefit the Roxbury Library.

*The image of the quilt does not represent the actual finished quilt.

RLA’s First Silent Auction: Saturday, July 2, 2016

ANNOUNCING THE FIRST RLA SILENT AUCTION

DATE: Saturday, July 2, 2016
PLACE: Roxbury Library Association
REGISTRATION: Roxbury Library
BIDDING PERIOD: 9:30am - 12:30pm
BIDDING RESULTS ANNOUNCEMENT: 1:30pm

All proceeds raised by the RLA Silent Auction will support the Roxbury Library’s operating expenses.

Businesses that would like to donate, please contact Library Director Dian Seiler at (607) 326-7901; Mon., Wed., Thurs., 10am-5pm. All participating businesses will be featured on RLA’s website and Facebook pages weeks before, and leading up to the day of the Silent Auction on July 2, 2016.

Delaware County SEED SWAP @ RLA

Seeds

Roxbury Library Association is pleased to announce the Delaware County Seed Swap!

When: March 15 through June 6

Rules:

  • Give a packet of seeds; get a packet
  • Give some seeds; get some seeds
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March 2016 Roxbury Library Association Tuesday Forum Program

On Tuesday, March 8, 2016, at 1:00 p.m., at the Roxbury Library, Roxbury
Library Association Tuesday Forum attendees will participate in a lively
session entitled “Exercising Your Mind with Scrabble,” led by RLA Tuesday
Forum Coordinator Susan Whittenburg. Regular RLA Tuesday Forum attendees
will provide refreshments following Ms. Whittenburg’s program.

The Roxbury Library Association welcomes the public to all RLA Tuesday
Forum programs, activities, and gatherings, which are free of charge.

Located at 53742 State Highway 30, the Roxbury Library is directly
opposite the town’s United Methodist Church on Main Street.

For details about the March 8, 2016, RLA Tuesday Forum program and about
upcoming RLA Tuesday Forum programs, activities, and gatherings, please
contact Roxbury Library Director Dian Seiler or Roxbury Library Clerk
Helen Faraci at (607)-326-7901.

Adult Reading and Discussion Program at the Roxbury Library

The Roxbury Library Association has received a Spring 2016 Adult Reading and Discussion Grant from the New York Council for the Humanities. The R & D Program hosted by the Roxbury Library will offer adult participants the opportunity to explore the topic “‘In Cold Blood’: True Crime, an American Genre” through a series of thematically linked nonfiction readings, including Truman Capote’s IN COLD BLOOD: A TRUE ACCOUNT OF A MULTIPLE MURDER AND ITS CONSEQUENCES and TRUE CRIME: AN AMERICAN ANTHOLOGY/350 YEARS OF BRILLIANT WRITING ABOUT DARK DEEDS. The Spring 2016 NYCH R & D Program at the Roxbury Library commemorates the 50th anniversary of the publication of IN COLD BLOOD.

All six reading and discussion sessions will be on Saturdays from 10:00 a.m.-12:00 noon on the following dates: May 14, 2016; May 21, 2016; May 28, 2016; June 4, 2016; June 11, 2016; and June 18, 2016. The RLA will acquire copies of NYCH R & D book selections from the Four County Library System for R & D program participants’ use. Roxbury resident Barry Seiler will be the Scholar-Facilitator of the RLA NYCH Spring 2016 R & D Program.

To register for the Spring 2016 NYCH R & D Program at the Roxbury Library, please contact Roxbury Library Director Dian Seiler or Roxbury Library Clerk Helen Faraci at (607)-326-7901.

Located at 53742 State Highway 30, the Roxbury Library is directly opposite the town’s United Methodist Church on Main Street.

February 2016 Roxbury Library Association Tuesday Forum Valentine’s Program

The Roxbury Library Association 2015-2016 Tuesday Forum program series
will celebrate Valentine’s Day on Tuesday, February 9, 2016, at 1:00 p.m.,
at the Roxbury Library. On February 9th, Roxbury resident Olive Van Aken
will discuss the history of Valentine’s Day. A craft session following Ms.
Aken’s presentation will engage RLA Tuesday Forum attendees in creating
their own special Valentine’s Day greetings.

The Roxbury Library Association welcomes the public to all RLA Tuesday
Forum programs, activities, and gatherings, which are free of charge.

Located at 53742 State Highway 30, the Roxbury Library is directly
opposite the town’s United Methodist Church on Main Street.

For details about the February 9, 2016, RLA Tuesday Forum Valentine’s
Program and about upcoming RLA Tuesday Forum programs, activities, and
gatherings, please contact Roxbury Library Director Dian Seiler or Roxbury
Library Clerk Helen Faraci at (607)-326-7901.

2015 Roxbury Library Association Annual Holiday Bazaar

On Saturday, December 5, 2015, from 9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., the Roxbury
Library Association will hold its Annual Holiday Bazaar at the Roxbury
Library. The RLA Annual Holiday Bazaar will offer holiday shoppers the
opportunity to purchase delicious bake sale items and quality RLA
Thrift Shoppe merchandise, Irma Mae Griffin’s HISTORY OF THE TOWN OF
ROXBURY, and 2015 RLA “Blues” quilt raffle tickets at $1.00 per ticket
or at $5.00 for 6 tickets.

Santa will be visiting the Roxbury Library from 10:00 a.m.-12:00 noon with
holiday gifts for the children of Roxbury and neighboring communities.

The RLA quilt raffle drawing for the 2015 RLA “Blues” quilt,
expertly handcrafted by the Roxbury Library Quilters, will take place at
1:30 p.m., directly following the 2015 RLA Annual Holiday Bazaar.

Located at 53742 State Highway 30, the Roxbury Library is directly
opposite the town’s United Methodist Church on Main Street.

For further information about the 2015 RLA Annual Holiday Bazaar,
please contact Roxbury Library Director Dian Seiler or Roxbury Library
Clerk Helen Faraci at (607)-326-7901.

The RLA Thrift Shoppe Volunteer Staff and the Roxbury Library Staff
welcome donations of new or gently used gift items to the 2015 RLA Annual
Holiday Bazaar.