Millbrook Library

Library Events

Join us for upcoming events, classes and programs at Millbrook Library! All events are free and open to the public. Registration required where noted.
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F E A T U R E D   E V E N T
Millbrook
Friday, Jul. 12, 2:00 p.m.
Teens, register on-line and come join us as we welcome Evita Robinson. Having graduated from Arlington High School in 2002, she is now a woman with verocity and a tenacious sprirt determined to break down social and cultural barriers all while taking on/disrupting the multi-billion dollar travel industy. As CEO of her own company, Nomadness; having traveled to over 30 countries; founder of her own makeup line, "Compass"; writer, self-made entrepreneur and branding extraordinaire, Evita brings with her knowledge from all corners of the globe. As a TEDTalk lecturer and Keynote speaker sought out by many across the country, she has returned to her roots here in Dutchess County. She is now sharing her success and what it may take for many of you to navigate your own among a rapidly progressing 21st century society. 
Millbrook
Wednesday, Jun. 26, 6:30pm

Jeri Burns and Barry Marshall have been working together as The Storycrafters since 1991. They are the 2018 recipients of the National Storytelling Network’s “Circle of Excellence” Award.  Their natural, energetic style has been featured in major festivals, schools and libraries in the US and abroad.  With awards from Parents Choice, The Oppenheim Toy Portfolio and Storytelling World, they specialize in original retellings and modern renditions of world folklore, integrating music and song, poignancy & pizzazz.  Publishers’ Weekly describes them as ‘top-notch family entertainment;’ The Today Show has called them ‘captivating’, and the BBC has referred to them as ‘brilliant.’

Youth Services Family program

*Millbrook Library Youth Services Department serves children ages birth through 18 and their families

Sponsored by The George T. Whalen, Jr. Foundation.
Millbrook
Wednesday, Jun. 26, 7:00pm
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Saturday, Jun. 29, 2:00pm
Millbrook
Monday, Jul. 1, 1:30pm-3:30pm
Community Action Partnership. A representative of this group will be at the Library on Mondays (except Holidays) from 1:30 – 3:30 pm throughout the month. If you wish to make an appointment please call 845-877-9272 ext. 151
Millbrook
Monday, Jul. 1, 3:30pm-5:00pm

Come play Chess with fellow "Check Mates".  All ages and levels.  Stop at the Main Circulation Desk.

No registration is required.

Preschool Story Time
Millbrook
Tuesday, Jul. 2, 10:30am
Register in the Children's Room or call Mrs. Frenzel at 845-677-3611, ext 4
 Join Mrs. Frenzel for Preschool Story Time - stories, songs, fingerplays, snack, and an art activity. 
This session is for children ages 3 to 5 years old.  Registration is for the entire session and is required.
The Summer Session runs from July 2 through July 30, 2019. You should be able to attend most of the dates in order to register.
Registration opens June 1st. 

*Millbrook Library Youth Services serves children ages birth through 18 years and their families.
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Tuesday, Jul. 2, 4 pm
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Wednesday, Jul. 3, 6:30
Hosted by Eric Marshall. Join us the 1st Wednesday of every month at the Millbrook Library from 6:30-7:30 for an open jam session on the porch - or inside when the snow flies!
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Thursday, Jul. 4
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Saturday, Jul. 6, 11:00am-2:00pm
See the Friends page on our website for donation guidelines!
Millbrook
Monday, Jul. 8, 12:30 pm
Come discover a new topic by perhaps an unknown author. Teens will collectively engage in a thoughtful group reading that appeals to all particpants. Prospective attendees can bring (optional) a pen/pencil and paper to write down anything they may have learned or ideas they may come across. Over refreshments, we will discuss points and themes whether locally, nationally, or internationally salient and reminisce about how, in general, the book relates to any/all aspects of our personal growth. This Summer's Book will be Dear Evan Hansen.
Millbrook
Monday, Jul. 8, 1:30pm-3:30pm
Community Action Partnership. A representative of this group will be at the Library on Mondays (except Holidays) from 1:30 – 3:30 pm throughout the month. If you wish to make an appointment please call 845-877-9272 ext. 151
Millbrook
Monday, Jul. 8, 3:00 p.m.
Boys and Girls! Do you love the computer? Do you spend a lot of time playing games and exploring all the fun things you can do with a computer? What if you could design your own games, apps, and websites on your own all while constructing your own digital superhero? Come join us in at the Millbrook Library in the Children's Library where you can discover the language of computers. Complete tasks and exercises that help you build skill sets necessary in becoming proficient in programming. Later, build your own app, website, or video game all while learning how to problem solve as a self-regulated learner. Build friendships, enhance your self-esteem, showcase your accomplishments, and become a participant willing to embrace a future where computer programming will be a highly, in-demand profession by 2020. 

For more information about the importance of Coding, please refer to this link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hb7Q33ysCwI
Millbrook
Monday, Jul. 8, 3:30pm-5:00pm

Come play Chess with fellow "Check Mates".  All ages and levels.  Stop at the Main Circulation Desk.

No registration is required.

Millbrook
Monday, Jul. 8, 4:30 pm
Boys and Girls! Do you love the computer? Do you spend a lot of time playing games and exploring all the fun things you can do with a computer? What if you could design your own games, apps, and websites on your own all while constructing your own digital superhero? Come join us in at the Millbrook Library in the Children's Library where you can discover the language of computers. Complete tasks and exercises that help you build skill sets necessary in becoming proficient in programming. Later, build your own app, website, or video game all while learning how to problem solve as a self-regulated learner. Build friendships, enhance your self-esteem, showcase your accomplishments, and become a participant willing to embrace a future where computer programming will be a highly, in-demand profession by 2020. 

Kindly refer to this link to understand more about the importance of Coding: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hb7Q33ysCwI 
Preschool Story Time
Millbrook
Tuesday, Jul. 9, 10:30am
Register in the Children's Room or call Mrs. Frenzel at 845-677-3611, ext 4
 Join Mrs. Frenzel for Preschool Story Time - stories, songs, fingerplays, snack, and an art activity. 
This session is for children ages 3 to 5 years old.  Registration is for the entire session and is required.
The Summer Session runs from July 2 through July 30, 2019. You should be able to attend most of the dates in order to register.
Registration opens June 1st. 

*Millbrook Library Youth Services serves children ages birth through 18 years and their families.
Mad Science: Space T
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Tuesday, Jul. 9, 2:00 - 3:00pm

Mad Science of the MidHudson presents Space Technology

This is a fun, hand-on exploration of space-related technologies used on Earth. Kids will help guide laser light through a maze, use principles of radar technology to find hidden mountains, and discover the importance of points of reference to depth perception. From there, it's out into space with the launch of a satellite into orbit (at the edge of the table tops) and an examination of potential threats to spacecraft.  Kids will have fun while learning!
 

*Millbrook Library Youth Services Department serves children ages birth through 18 and their families

Sponsored by The George T. Whalen, Jr. Foundation.
Millbrook
Wednesday, Jul. 10, 1:30pm-5:00pm
Ed Towsley,  MISN’s NY State of Health Certified Navigator, will be available to enroll and provide Health Insurance Literacy information at the library every 2nd and 3rd Wednesday of each month, beginning December 9, 2015.  In addition, Ed is an expert in Medicare and can assist consumers 65 years old and older.
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Millbrook
Wednesday, Jul. 10, 6:30pm

During a midnight meteor shower, something mysterious falls from the sky toward Earth — but it’s not a shooting star. Two curious kids venture into the forest to investigate and find themselves mixed up with a family of visitors from another planet! Pursued by a crazy space scientist, they must risk everything to rescue the aliens and get them back to their spaceship — before it’s too late!

Don’t miss this action-packed and educational alien adventure using science experiments for special effects. It's totally out of this world!

Youth Services Family program
*Millbrook Library Youth Services Department serves children ages birth through 18 and their families

Sponsored by The George T. Whalen, Jr. Foundation.
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