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October 2017 Roxbury Library Association Tuesday Forum Program

On Tuesday, October 10, 2017, at 1:00 p.m., at the Roxbury Library, Roxbury resident Wheldon J. Farleigh will offer a talk on Woodchuck Lodge for the October 2017 Roxbury Library Association Tuesday Forum program.

Regular RLA Tuesday Forum attendees will provide refreshments following Mr. Farleigh’s presentation.

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 Tuesday, October 10, 2017, 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.

September 2017 Roxbury Library Association Tuesday Forum Potluck Luncheon

The Roxbury Library Association will open the 2017-2018 RLA Tuesday Forum season with a potluck luncheon at the Roxbury Library on Tuesday, September 12, 2017, at 12:00 noon. RLA Tuesday Forum Coordinator Julia A. Menne cordially requests that each attendee bring a covered dish to pass, as well as a place setting. Following the potluck luncheon, September 2017 RLA Tuesday Forum attendees will plan and schedule programs and activities for the upcoming 2017-2018 RLA Tuesday Forum season. Fannie Lippmann, a retired New York City school teacher and Roxbury resident, will give a talk titled “Reading to Your Children and Grandchildren” at the Roxbury Library Association Tuesday Forum at 1:00P.M., following the potluck luncheon.

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 September 12, 2017, potluck luncheon 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.

A Big Thank You!


The Roxbury Library Association would like to thank the generous contributors to our 2017 Silent Auction:

Arkville Bread & Breakfast
Barry & Dian Seiler
B&B Construction
Carl & Kathleen Eckett
Cassie Grabowski
Cathy Cammer
Christopher Durham
The Coffee Pot
Cole & Griffin Construction
The Country Cutting Gallery
Crazy River Deli & Café
Dwayne Wright
Edie Mesick
Ellen Macguire
Frank & Sandra Maselli
Freshtown
Gould Memorial Church
Hanah Country Club & Resort
Helen Faraci
Home Goods of Margaretville
Jim’s Great American
Joan Lalosh
Joseph Perez
Julius & Pat Giella
Ken & Maureen Kessel
Manhattan Country School Farm
M. Gerard Country Home
Millions of Stitches
Mina Teslaru
Peabody’s Pets
Peg’s Gifts at Young’s ACE Hardware
Peter Chen
Price Chopper
The Public Restaurant
Richard Tazzara Woodworking
Rita Zorda
Roger & Renee Barchitta
Round Back Antiques
Roxbury Arts Group
Roxbury Wine & Spirits
Seth Blocker Chiropractic
Ski Plattekill
Solange Cournort
Sundaes Restaurant
Susanna Clemm Craig
Twisted Sister Salon
Union Grove Distillery
Walter & Amy Srebnick

Your generous contributions and donations have made this event possible and all proceeds from this event will help keep the lights on at our library. Thank you to all businesses and individuals that have contributed and donated to Roxbury Library Association’s Second Silent Auction!

July 2017 Summer Reading Program at the Roxbury Library

The Roxbury Library Association (RLA) welcomes students in grades 1 through 7 to the July 2017 Summer Reading Program, which is now in progress. Featuring the NYS 2017 SRP theme “Build a Better World,”
sessions for the RLA 2017 SRP take place at the Roxbury Library on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays, throughout the month of July 2017.

To register a child or a young person in the RLA 2017 SRP, please contact RLA Summer Reading Program Coordinator Lorrayne Bolger at (607)-326-4957.

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

Second Roxbury Library Silent Auction

The Roxbury Library Association welcomes the public to the RLA’s Second Silent Auction on Saturday, July 1, 2017, from 9:30 a.m.-2:00 p.m., during the July 2017 Roxbury Summer Festival. The 2017 RLA Silent Auction will feature gift certificates, antiques, collectibles, framed photographs, framed paintings and drawings, furniture, wine and edibles, handcrafted quilts, and vintage items, generously donated by local individuals and area businesses. The silent auction bidding period on July 1st will be from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., with the bidding results announcements scheduled for 2:00 p.m. . Roxbury Library patrons and visitors may register for the 2017 RLA Silent Auction at the Roxbury Library circulation desk prior to the auction or on the July 1st auction day.

The preview week for the 2017 RLA Silent Auction will be on Monday, June 26th; on Wednesday, June 28th; and on Thursday, June 29th, from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., at the Roxbury Library.

On the day of the July 2017 Roxbury Summer Festival, the RLA invites all library patrons and visitors to take advantage of special and regular RLA Thrift Shoppe sales and of the opportunities to purchase raffle tickets for the 2017 RLA queen-size “Sunflower Splendor” Quilt, expertly handcrafted by the Roxbury Library Quilters, and Irma Mae Griffin’s HISTORY OF THE TOWN OF ROXBURY.

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

For more information about Roxbury Library events on July 1st, please contact Roxbury Library Director Dian Seiler or Roxbury Library Clerk Helen Faraci at (607)-326-7901.

June 2017 RLA Tuesday Forum Event

LUNCHEON BUFFET AT THE OTESAGA RESORT HOTEL FOR JUNE 2017 RLA TUESDAY FORUM GATHERING

The Roxbury Library Association will close the 2016-2017 RLA Tuesday Forum season with a buffet luncheon at the Otesaga Resort Hotel in Cooperstown, New York, on Tuesday, June 13, 2017. RLA Tuesday Forum Coordinator Julia A. Menne cordially requests that all buffet luncheon attendees meet in the Roxbury Library parking lot at 10:15 a.m. on June 13th for carpool transport to Cooperstown.

To reserve a place at the June 13th luncheon, please contact RLA Tuesday Forum Coordinator Julia A. Menne at (607)-326-3027.

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 information 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.

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RLA Annual Quilt Raffle

The RLA 2017 Queen-Size “Sunflower Splendor” Quilt

Handcrafted by the Roxbury Library Quilters.

One Chance-$1
Six Chances-$5

Tickets available at the library’s reception and circulation desk.

2017 Quilt Raffle Drawing:
Saturday, December 2, 2017 at 1:30pm

Roxbury Library Association quilt raffle ticket sales benefit the Roxbury Library.

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May 2017 Roxbury Library Association Tuesday Forum Program

What does “corning a beaver” mean? Come and find out!

For the Roxbury Library Association Tuesday Forum Program on Tuesday, May 9, 2017, at 1:00 p.m., at the Roxbury Library, Fleischmanns, N.Y. author Bill Birns will discuss his 2016 nonfiction publication I WAS CORNING A BEAVER, LIKE YOU DO: JOHN BURROUGHS, JOE HEWITT, MOUNTAIN CULTURE.

Regular RLA Tuesday Forum attendees will provide refreshments following Mr. Birns’ program.

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

For information 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.

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

3rd Annual Seed Swap

Transition Catskills Presents:

The Countywide SEED SWAP at Delaware County Public Libraries from March 15th to June 1st.

CALLING ALL GARDENERS!

Bring your extra seeds to any Delaware County library and pick up something new to grow in your garden.

Transition Catskills has kicked off the 3rd Annual Seed Swap with an assortment of heirloom vegetable seeds. Discover good old standards, as well as rare or unusual varieties.

Visit Roxbury Library Association at 53742 State Highway 30
in Roxbury, New York and swap a few seeds! Lots of heirloom varieties!

April 2017 Roxbury Library Association Tuesday Forum Program

For the Roxbury Library Association Tuesday Forum Program on Tuesday, April 11, 2017, at 1:00 p.m., at the Roxbury Library, Roxbury Town Historian Anthony Liberatore will discuss the 2013 nonfiction book AROUND ROXBURY: IMAGES OF AMERICA, co-authored by Anthony Liberatore and Lynette Hinkley Liberatore.

Regular RLA Tuesday Forum attendees will provide refreshments following Mr. Liberatore’s program.

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

For information 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.

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

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