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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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***RESCHEDULED TO MARCH 28TH*** March 2017 Roxbury Library Association Tuesday Forum Program

***RESCHEDULED TO MARCH 28TH***
For the Tuesday, March 28, 2017, Roxbury Library Association Tuesday Forum Program, at 1:00 p.m., at the Roxbury Library, Manhattan Country School Farm Program Coordinator and Farm Teacher Catherine Cammer will offer a slide presentation on Manhattan Country School Farm, with Manhattan Country School Farm 7th graders reflecting on their experiences at the farm.

Regular RLA Tuesday Forum attendees will provide refreshments following Ms. Cammer’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.

Spring 2017 New York Humanities Roxbury Library Association Reading and Discussion Program

The recipient of a Spring 2017 New York Humanities Reading and Discussion Grant, the Roxbury Library Association takes pleasure in announcing the topic of “Growing and Aging” for the RLA March-April 2017 NYH Reading and Discussion Program. To take place at the Roxbury Library on 6 Thursday evenings, from 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m., the program sessions will occur on March 16th, March 23rd, March 30th, April 6th, April 13th, and April 20th. The scholar-facilitator for the RLA Spring 2017 NYH Reading and Discussion Program is art therapist and Roxbury resident Ellen Stewart.

The schedule of readings for the Spring 2017 NYH R & D Program follows:

  • March 16th-Introductory/Orientation Session: selected readings from A HISTORY OF OLD AGE, Ed. Pat Thane.
  • March 23rd-TINKERS by Paul Harding.
  • March 30th-Selected Readings from A HISTORY OF OLD AGE, Ed. Pat Thane, with individual participants’ presentations on selected readings.
  • April 6th-Selected Readings from LITERATURE AND AGING: AN ANTHOLOGY, Eds. Martin Kohn, et al., with individual participants’ presentations on selected readings.
  • April 13th-Selected Readings from LITERATURE AND AGING: AN ANTHOLOGY, Eds. Martin Kohn, et al., with individual participants’ presentations on selected readings.
  • April 20th-Selected Readings from IN OUR PRIME: THE INVENTION OF MIDDLE AGE by Patricia Cohen, with individual participants’ presentations on selected readings, and concluding remarks.

Program readings are available at the Roxbury Library or through the Four County Library System (4CLS).

Please call Roxbury Library Director Dian Seiler or Roxbury Library Clerk Helen Faraci at (607)-326-7901 to register for the RLA Spring 2017 NYH R & D Program. Program participation is free of charge.

For detailed information about RLA NYH R & D Program readings, please contact Ellen Stewart at (607)-326-4340.

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

February 2017 Roxbury Library Association Tuesday Forum Program

For the Tuesday, February 7, 2017, Roxbury Library Association Tuesday Forum Program, from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m., at the Roxbury Library, New York State Council on the Arts (NYSCA) Decentralization Grant artist Bertha Rogers will offer a combined reading and book creation workshop, based on the artist’s 2016 NYSCA Decentralization Grant project “The Wild Ones: Creatures of the Catskills.” Following Ms. Rogers’ February 7th interdisciplinary reading and workshop, the RLA will offer a miniature exhibit of Ms. Rogers’ 2016 interdisciplinary installation “The Wild Ones: Creatures of the Catskills” in the Roxbury Library, from Wednesday, February 8, 2017, through Wednesday, February 15, 2017.

Regular RLA Tuesday Forum attendees will provide refreshments following Ms. Rogers’ reading and workshop.

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.

2016 Roxbury Library Assocation Annual Holiday Bazaar

On Saturday, December 3, 2016, 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 2016 RLA “Happy” 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 2016 RLA “Happy” Quilt, expertly handcrafted by the Roxbury Library Quilters, will take place at 1:30 p.m., directly following the 2016 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 2016 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 2016 RLA Annual Holiday Bazaar.

For a preview: http://oneonta.craigslist.org/gms/5899054528.html

November 2016 Roxbury Library Association Tuesday Forum Program

“Making Your Own Herbs de Provence” is the scheduled activity for the Tuesday, November 8, 2016, Roxbury Library Association Tuesday Forum program session at 1:00 p.m., at the Roxbury Library. RLA Tuesday Forum Coordinator and session leader Susan Whittenburg cordially requests that each attendee bring a container for storing the herbs.

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

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 November 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.

October 2016 Roxbury Library Association Tuesday Forum Program

“Exercising Your Mind with Scrabble” is the scheduled activity for the Tuesday, October 11, 2016, Roxbury Library Association Tuesday Forum program session at 1:00 p.m., at the Roxbury Library.

Regular RLA Tuesday Forum attendees will provide refreshments following the session of scrabble.

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 October 11, 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.

September 2016 Roxbury Library Association Tuesday Forum Potluck Luncheon

The Roxbury Library Association will open the 2016-2017 RLA Tuesday Forum season with a potluck luncheon at the Roxbury Library on Tuesday, September 13, 2016, at 12:00 noon. RLA Tuesday Forum Coordinator Susan Whittenburg cordially requests that each attendee bring a covered dish to pass, as well as a place setting. Following the potluck luncheon, September 2016 RLA Tuesday Forum attendees will plan and schedule programs and activities for the upcoming 2016-2017 RLA Tuesday Forum season.

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 13, 2016, 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.