♦ “Dreams of Space” Art Project: Saturday, March 15th 2pm – 3:15pm. An art program for children 6 – 8 years old. They will learn to use watercolor and marbling techniques to make their very own ‘outer-spacescapes’. ‘Space’ is limited, so call Starr Library at 876-4030 to reserve a spot. This program is sponsored by Starr Library and Mill Street Loft/Dutchess Art Camp. http//millstreetloft.org
♦ Rhinebeck Cemetery Talk: Sunday, March 9th at 2pm. Friends of Rhinebeck Cemetery are sponsoring a lecture by Steven Mann on “The Rhinebeck Cemetery and the Barons of Local Industry”.
♦ Gardening Lecture: Tuesday, March 18th at 6:30pm. Spring is coming…time to start thinking about planting! Barbara Bravo, a Master Gardener Volunteer with the Cornell Cooperative Extension, will discuss Ground Covers: Garden Enhancers & Problem Solvers.
♦ Elder Law Seminar: Thursday, March 27th at 6:30pm. “What is Elder Law and Why Should I Be Interested – A Primer?” with John C. Wirth, Jr., Esq. Topics include: The role of Elder Law in the estate planning process · An explanation of each of the legal documents typically used in planning · What is probate and how I can avoid litigation in my estate · The impact of estate and income taxation on my estate · Medicaid as a source of payment for care of the elderly and infirm….and much more.
♦ Book Club is Back! Friday, March 28th at 6:30pm. Join us for a discussion about our March book, Where’d You Go, Bernadette by Maria Semple.
♦ Baby it’s cold outside…The evening was a great success! Thanks to all the artists, bidders, buyers and friends that joined us!
♦ Tax time is coming… The AARP Foundation Tax-Aide program provides free tax counseling for low to middle income taxpayers of all ages. Appointments will be available Mondays, Tuesdays and Saturdays from February through April. To make an appointment, call 2-1-1.
♦ Check out the Teen Geek Squad at Starr Library! Help on how to use your mobile devices for library and recreational use is available on Saturdays at Starr Library from 10am – 2pm. Ask us for more info.
♦ Story Time ~ With Ms. Cindy on Wednesdays 10:15 – 10:45, and Ms. Robbie on Thursdays 10:15 – 10:45 (for toddlers) and 11:00 – 11:45 (for preschoolers). Story Time follows Rhinebeck Central School District’s calendar and snow day cancellations.
♦ Starr at Home ~ We are excited to offer a delivery service for Rhinebeck residents who are homebound. Call 876-4030 to speak with Nan Jackson and ask for a Starr At Home Application.