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Chair Yoga - Revised Schedule

Our Chair Yoga class led by Twisted Sister Yoga has quickly become so popular that we are now offering it each and every Thursday from 3:30 to 4:15. Come in and see what the excitement is about!  You’ll enjoy the stretching, relaxation, and the company.  This program is for ALL ages and genders - just bring yourself in comfortable clothing and a (suggested) donation of $10.

We look forward to seeing you here at the Roxbury Library!

Our Newest Titles - Available Now

Thanks to the generosity of our friends and family members and to a fundraiser on Facebook hosted by our very own Velga, we have been able to begin beefing up our collection.  Our good friend, Lori, is also a faithful donor of new books.   Below is a list of titles that are now available to our patrons.

Adult Fiction:

Guterson, David: Ed King

Guterson, David: The Final Case

Patterson, James:  Holmes, Marple & Poe

Van Pelt, Shelby:  Remarkably Bright Creatures

Oliveira, Robin: A Wild and Heavenly Place

Fredericks, Mariah: The Lindbergh Nanny

Doerr, Anthony:  About Grace

Michaelides, Alex: The Fury

Miller, CL:  The Antique Hunter’s Guide to Murder

Kelly, Julia:  The Lost English Girl

Hoag, Tami: The Boy

Hannah, Kristin: The Women

Robinson, Roxana: Leaving

Roberts, Tara Karr: Wild and Distant Seas

Graff, Andrew J.: True North

Baker, Ellen: The Hidden Life of Cecily Larson

Irving, John: The Last Chairlift

Smiley, Jane:   A Dangerous Business

Genova, Lisa: Every Note Played

Makkai, Rebeca:  I Have Some Questions for You

Ward, Jesmyn:  Let Us Descend

Benton Frank, Victoria:  My Magnolia Summer

Walsh, Colin:  Kala

McMahon, Jennifer:  My Darling Girl

Mitchell Moore, Meg:  Summer Stage

Andrews, Mary Kay:  Bright Lights, Big Christmas

Shearer, Eleanor:  River Sing Me Home

Harvey, Kristy Woodson:  Christmas In Peachtree Bluff

Endo, Shusaku:  Deep River

Dark, Alice Elliott:  Fellowship Point

Harvey, Kristy Woodson:  Slightly South of Simple

Harvey, Kristy Woodson:  The Secret to Southern Charm

Harvey, Kristy Woodson:  The Southern Side of Paradise

Goodman, Allegra:  Sam, A Novel

Juvenile Fiction:

Pilkey, Dav: CatKid Comic Club Collaborations

Aguirre, Andelfinger:  Sweet Valley Twins:  Choosing Sides (Graphic Novel)

Adult Non-Fiction:

Maclean, Harry: Starkweather

Blankfield, Keren:  Lovers in Auschwitz

Reed, Shannon: Why We Read

Russell, Gareth:  The Palace: From the Tudors to the Windsors, 500 Years of British History at Hampton Court

Closing for President’s Day

The Roxbury Library will be closed Monday, February 19, in observance of the President’s Day holiday.

Our First Chair Yoga Class

The debut on February 8 of our Chair Yoga class with the wonderful Candace from Twisted Sister Yoga brought out 20+ folks - some were experienced at yoga while the rest of us tried it for the first time. You’re welcome to join us again on February 22 and each month thereafter on the second and fourth Thursdays, 3:30 to 4:15. Suggested donation is $10 per class - worth every cent.
Think using a chair is for sissies? No way…
Call 607-326-7901 for more information.

2024 Quilt: Joanne’s Log Cabins

The 2024 Quilt has arrived! The Roxbury Quilters have completed this lovely quilt, originally pieced by Joanne Capalbo-Flachs called “Joanne’s Log Cabins”. The quilt will fit a queen size bed and features soft pastel colors. Tickets are $1.00 each or 6 tickets for $5.00.
Drawing will be Saturday, December 7, so you have plenty of time to get your tickets! Thank you for your continued support.

Roxbury Times Now Available Online!

The Roxbury Times is available online at the website below.  Here’s your opportunity to learn the history of our town during the years 1895 - 1951.  After entering the website, click on Delaware County, and there will be a listing of available newspapers.  Enjoy!

The NYS Historic Newspapers

Chair Yoga Coming to Roxbury Library!

Coming to the Roxbury Library February 8, 2024: Chair Yoga with Twisted Sister Yoga!
Beginning February 8, 2024 and continuing on the SECOND and FOURTH Thursdays of each month at 3:30, Chair Yoga will be offered for all ages. Each session will run approximately 45 minutes.
Yoga is for everybody and every body. We are aging and want to do it with grace and ease. Movement is essential. In this class we will work with a chair to learn basic movements to oil our joints, soften the fascia, improve our balance and strengthen our muscles. We will also learn some breathing practices and tools to quiet our mind. NO experience necessary: just wear comfy clothes and show up, have fun, and reap the benefits!
Suggested Donation per session: $10.00
For more information, contact the library at 607-326-7901.

Special Sale on Pants through February!

The word of the month at the Roxbury Library Thrift Shoppe is…..PANTS! Pants-galore in fact.
As we’re SO ahead on our pants racks, we’re offering bagfuls for $1.00 (again, pants only in this sale). Stop in - there are pants for all seasons: mens, womens, young ‘uns. This special sale is on through February - and don’t forget our ongoing book sale, also $1.00 a bag!
Did we say….PANTS?

Toddler Time!!

Mark your calendars for Saturday, January 27, at 11:00am:  it’s Toddler Time with Ellen and Maggie!  Bring in your little one for this special time of craft, story, and snack.  It’s not just for the tots:  enjoy some grown-up time as well!

For more information, call the library at 607-326-7901.

RLA 2024 Budget Approved

The Board of Trustees have approved a 2024 budget for the Roxbury Library.