STARR WILL BE CLOSED THURSDAY, JULY 4TH
June Art Exhibit
Works by Dennis Rush
♦ Saturday, June 22nd at 4pm Ancient Skies in Hudson Valley with Glen Kreisberg. On this summer solstice, Glen will share his research on landscape astronomy in our Hudson Valley. He has found many ceremonial stone structures used by the local Indigenous population to observe the skies. This will be an interesting and powerful program for all.
♦ Monday, June 24th at 5:30pm: Starr Library Board Meeting. Open to all.
♦ Tuesday, June 25th at 7pm: Starr Book Group. We will be discussing There There by Tommy Orange. The book explores the themes of Native peoples living in urban spaces and the complexity related to Natives’ struggles with identity and authenticity. There There was a finalist for the 2019 Pulitzer Prize.
♦ Wednesday, June 26th at 7pm: The Legacy of Anne Frank with Author Gillian Walnes Perry. This book presents – all in one place and for the very first time – the inspirational stories of a diverse variety of people from all over the world, brought together by the words of one particularly articulate and inspiring teenage victim of the Holocaust. This program is not to be missed!
♦ Wednesday, July 3rd at 2:30pm: Parkinson’s Support Group.
♦ Tuesday, July 8th at 4pm: Alzheimer’s Support Group.
♦ Tuesday, July 9that 11am: Mysteries Around the World Book Club. This month we will read the Scottish mystery Blood Salt Water by Denise Mina.This book is a Detective Alex Morrow mystery. Copies of the book are available at the library. Free and open to all.
♦ Wednesday, July 10that 7pm: It’s Not Too Early to Start Writing your College Essay! Meet best selling author Alan Gelb and get tips for writing the best college essay you can. His book Conquering the College Admissions Essay in 10 Stepsis a consistent top-seller in Amazon’s college prep category. Free and open to all high school students interested in getting a head start on their essay. Registration is suggested on the calendar.
♦ Sunday, July 21st at 2pm to 4pm: Sunday Chill with Guitarist Andrew Baffi Playing Background. Come over to Starr for an afternoon of music and relaxation. Work on a puzzle, read a book, or get cool listening to Andrew. Free and open to all.
♦ Monday, July 22nd at 5:30pm: Starr Library Board Meeting. Open to all.
♦ Tuesday, July 23rd at 7pm: Rhinebeck Legion Band Concert. Bring a chair or blanket and join us. This is always a great evening of music. Free outside concert.
♦ Tuesday, July 30that 7pm Starr Book Group: This month we will be discussing Transit by Rachel Cusk. Copies available at the library. Open to all.
♦ Community Qigong: Saturdays 10am. This is a class for ALL levels of participants…even chair Qigong. This will be held outside or in the Community Room. Free.
♦ Mondays: Mahjong 1:30pm
♦ Wednesdays: Scrabble 1pm
♦ Thursdays: Mahjongg 2:30pm and Brain Games 1pm.
♦ We are a drop-off point for Field-Goods delivery. Learn about their fresh foods delivered from local farms.
FOR CHILDREN AND TEENS: