Library Programs

Join us for upcoming events, classes and programs at Troy Public Library! All events are free and open to the public. Registration required where noted.

Call us: Main Library (518)274.7071

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Teen Gaming
3-5 pm
 Teen Gaming
Tuesday, Sep. 5, 3-5 pm
Lansingburgh Branch
For all interested teens, come play video games, have snacks and hang out!
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Family Storytime-Lansingburgh
10:30 am
 Family Storytime-Lansingburgh
Thursday, Sep. 7, 10:30 am
Lansingburgh Branch
Please join us with your little one at the Lansingburgh Library for stories, music and a simple craft.  

This program is free and open to all children aged 5 and under with a caregiver.
Adult Coloring Class
2:00
 Adult Coloring Class
Thursday, Sep. 7, 2:00
Main Library
The Empowerment Exchange will be hosting an adult coloring class, open to the public
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Empowerment Exchange Writers’ Group
1-2 pm
Empowerment Exchange Writers’ Group
Friday, Sep. 8, 1-2 pm
Lansingburgh Branch
Join former local columnist Mark Radz and the Empowerment Exchange to explore poetry and story writing.  The general format is that someone suggests a word...read more
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Friends of the Library Bookseller
2-6 pm
Friends of the Library Bookseller
Wednesday, Sep. 20, 2-6 pm
(Wednesdays, 2 pm -6 pm)

Lansingburgh Branch
Find a great book to read and support the Friends and Library, all at the same time!
Storytime
10:30 am
 Storytime
Wednesday, Sep. 20, 10:30 am
(Wednesdays at 10:30 am)
Storytime
Main Library
  This 45 minute enrichment program includes stories, songs, and movement to support children's  learning  and discovery from the very beginning.  For children ages 0-5 with a caregiver.
Questar High School Equivalency Classes
1-4 pm
Questar High School Equivalency Classes
Wednesday, Sep. 20, 1-4 pm
Lansingburgh Branch
Call Questar at 518-273-2264 ext. 7057 or email adulted@questar.org for more information
Meditation Class at the Lansingburgh Branch
2 pm
Meditation Class at the Lansingburgh Branch
Wednesday, Sep. 20, 2 pm
Lansingburgh Branch
Are you interested in learning how to relax your mind and body?  Come to a safe place to let go of your cares and worries.  Whether you are a beginner or an advanced student, all are welcome.  Bring your ideas and suggestions to the group!

contact Ray Reuter at the Empowerm...read more
Don’t Be Bored Games
5pm
 Don’t Be Bored Games
Wednesday, Sep. 20, 5pm
Main Library
Wednesdays after 5 PM. Drop by & play board games in the Young People's Room! All ages.
Guided Meditation at the Main Library
5:30PM
Guided Meditation at the Main Library
Wednesday, Sep. 20, 5:30PM
Main Library
Learn a surprisingly simple yet powerful practice that can help your reduce stress, get recharged, experience overall improved physical health and possibly get you “blissed-out” all while sitting comfortably in a cha...read more
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Family Storytime-Lansingburgh
10:30 am
 Family Storytime-Lansingburgh
Thursday, Sep. 21, 10:30 am
Lansingburgh Branch
Please join us with your little one at the Lansingburgh Library for stories, music and a simple craft.  

This program is free and open to all children aged 5 and under with a caregiver.
Adult Coloring Class
2:00
 Adult Coloring Class
Thursday, Sep. 21, 2:00
Main Library
The Empowerment Exchange will be hosting an adult coloring class, open to the public
Teen Art Night: T-shirt Tote Bags
6:00pm
Teen Art Night: T-shirt Tote Bags
Thursday, Sep. 21, 6:00pm
Main Library
Recycle a once-loved t-shirt into a trendy tote bag! Bring your own t-shirt and we will provide the rest. Ages 12 - 19

or call 518-274-7071.
Understanding Shakespeare - Macbeth
6:30PM
Understanding Shakespeare - Macbeth
Thursday, Sep. 21, 6:30PM
Main Library
This will be a six-session program on how to understand Shakespeare's play Macbeth. Week one will be an introduction to Shakespeare's writing.  Then in the following five weeks, we will continue to discuss Shakespeare's tragedy, Macbeth, one act at ...read more

or call 518-274-7071.
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Empowerment Exchange Writers’ Group
1-2 pm
Empowerment Exchange Writers’ Group
Friday, Sep. 22, 1-2 pm
Lansingburgh Branch
Join former local columnist Mark Radz and the Empowerment Exchange to explore poetry and story writing.  The general format is that someone suggests a word...read more
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Friends of the Library Bookseller
10-2 pm
Friends of the Library Bookseller
Saturday, Sep. 23, 10-2 pm
Lansingburgh Branch
Find a great book to read and support the Friends and Library, all at the same time!
RPI Tutor Time
10 am
 RPI Tutor Time
Saturday, Sep. 23, 10 am
Lansingburgh Branch
Have fun! - Get help! -  Learn! - Get ahead!

Free tutoring in reading, math and other subjects for students in grades K-12.
RPI students work with kids, one-on-one!  Just bring your school books and worksheets each week.

All students must preregister with RPI....read more
French Film Screening
1PM
 French Film Screening
Saturday, Sep. 23, 1PM
Main Library
Join us as the La Fédération franco-américaine du New York kicks off their their 2017-18 film series with the screening of “Monsieur  Lazhar.”   Bachir Lazhar, an Algerian immigrant, is hired to replace an elementary school teacher who...read more

or call 518-274-7071.
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HANZHI WANG IN CONCERT
1PM
 HANZHI WANG IN CONCERT
Sunday, Sep. 24, 1PM
Main Library
Ms.Wang will perform works written for her by famed Danish composer, Martin Lohse, along with transcriptions by Bach, Mozart, Grieg and Moszkowski. She received a Masters in Classical Accordion Performance from Royal Danish Academy of Music in Copenhagan with Geir Draugsvoll, and has given concerts ...read more
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Questar High School Equivalency Classes
1-4 pm
Questar High School Equivalency Classes
Monday, Sep. 25, 1-4 pm
Lansingburgh Branch
Call Questar at 518-273-2264 ext. 7057 or email adulted@questar.org for more information
Recovering from War: Successes and Challenges
3:00pm
Recovering from War: Successes and Challenges
Monday, Sep. 25, 3:00pmRecovering from War:
Main Library
Cathy Wilkerson, shares her experiences from her visit to Vietnam with Veterans for Peace, an organization which provides support to victims of Agent Orange and to groups contending with the millions of...read more
Lansingburgh LEGO League
5:30 pm
 Lansingburgh LEGO League
Monday, Sep. 25, 5:30 pm
Lansingburgh Branch
Stop down to the Lansingburgh Branch between 5:30 and 6:30 pm and have fun creating with LEGO bricks. For ages 4 and up. Under 7 must be accompanied by an adult. No registration necessary.  
Still Life Acrylic Painting with Sarah Bowen
6PM-7:30PM
Still Life Acrylic Painting with Sarah Bowen
Monday, Sep. 25, 6PM-7:30PM
Main Library
Artist and instructor Sarah Nenno Bowen is hosting a painting workshop for two nights at the Troy Public Library for ages 18 and up. During the first session, the instructor will guide participants in the beginning s...read more

or call 518-274-7071.
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Library Vote
12:00 pm to 8:00 pm
 Library Vote
Tuesday, Sep. 26, 12:00 pm to 8:00 pm
All Locations
You must be a registered voter and reside in the City of Troy.
Check our website for further details
 
Teen Gaming
3-5 pm
 Teen Gaming
Tuesday, Sep. 26, 3-5 pm
Lansingburgh Branch
For all interested teens, come play video games, have snacks and hang out!
Family Craft Night: Playing with Paints
6:00pm
Family Craft Night: Playing with Paints
Tuesday, Sep. 26, 6:00pm
Main Library
Painting and playing together at last.  Create masterpieces without a brush.  Roll, drive, and drag your way to creative fun.  Dress for mess.  Ages 4-11 with family member.  Registration required.

or call 518-274-7071.
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Friends of the Library Bookseller
2-6 pm
Friends of the Library Bookseller
Wednesday, Sep. 27, 2-6 pm
(Wednesdays, 2 pm -6 pm)

Lansingburgh Branch
Find a great book to read and support the Friends and Library, all at the same time!
Storytime
10:30 am
 Storytime
Wednesday, Sep. 27, 10:30 am
(Wednesdays at 10:30 am)
Storytime
Main Library
  This 45 minute enrichment program includes stories, songs, and movement to support children's  learning  and discovery from the very beginning.  For children ages 0-5 with a caregiver.
Questar High School Equivalency Classes
1-4 pm
Questar High School Equivalency Classes
Wednesday, Sep. 27, 1-4 pm
Lansingburgh Branch
Call Questar at 518-273-2264 ext. 7057 or email adulted@questar.org for more information
Meditation Class at the Lansingburgh Branch
2 pm
Meditation Class at the Lansingburgh Branch
Wednesday, Sep. 27, 2 pm
Lansingburgh Branch
Are you interested in learning how to relax your mind and body?  Come to a safe place to let go of your cares and worries.  Whether you are a beginner or an advanced student, all are welcome.  Bring your ideas and suggestions to the group!

contact Ray Reuter at the Empowerm...read more
Don’t Be Bored Games
5pm
 Don’t Be Bored Games
Wednesday, Sep. 27, 5pm
Main Library
Wednesdays after 5 PM. Drop by & play board games in the Young People's Room! All ages.
Guided Meditation at the Main Library
5:30PM
Guided Meditation at the Main Library
Wednesday, Sep. 27, 5:30PM
Main Library
Learn a surprisingly simple yet powerful practice that can help your reduce stress, get recharged, experience overall improved physical health and possibly get you “blissed-out” all while sitting comfortably in a cha...read more
The Serious Side of Food: A Reading and Discussion Group
6PM
The Serious Side of Food: A Reading and Discussion Group
Wednesday, Sep. 27, 6PM
Main Library
At The Troy Public Library participants will come together over the course of six sessions to discuss a variety of thematically linked texts with Marissa Peck, Food Assessment Coordinator at Capital Roots. Participants in The Serious Side of Food will explore an aspect of our culture that often gets...read more

or call 518-274-7071.
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Family Storytime-Lansingburgh
10:30 am
 Family Storytime-Lansingburgh
Thursday, Sep. 28, 10:30 am
Lansingburgh Branch
Please join us with your little one at the Lansingburgh Library for stories, music and a simple craft.  

This program is free and open to all children aged 5 and under with a caregiver.
Adult Coloring Class
2:00
 Adult Coloring Class
Thursday, Sep. 28, 2:00
Main Library
The Empowerment Exchange will be hosting an adult coloring class, open to the public
Understanding Shakespeare - Macbeth
6:30PM
Understanding Shakespeare - Macbeth
Thursday, Sep. 28, 6:30PM
Main Library
This will be a six-session program on how to understand Shakespeare's play Macbeth. Week one will be an introduction to Shakespeare's writing.  Then in the following five weeks, we will continue to discuss Shakespeare's tragedy, Macbeth, one act at ...read more

or call 518-274-7071.
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Empowerment Exchange Writers’ Group
1-2 pm
Empowerment Exchange Writers’ Group
Friday, Sep. 29, 1-2 pm
Lansingburgh Branch
Join former local columnist Mark Radz and the Empowerment Exchange to explore poetry and story writing.  The general format is that someone suggests a word...read more
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Friends of the Library Bookseller
10-2 pm
Friends of the Library Bookseller
Saturday, Sep. 30, 10-2 pm
Lansingburgh Branch
Find a great book to read and support the Friends and Library, all at the same time!
RPI Tutor Time
10 am
 RPI Tutor Time
Saturday, Sep. 30, 10 am
Lansingburgh Branch
Have fun! - Get help! -  Learn! - Get ahead!

Free tutoring in reading, math and other subjects for students in grades K-12.
RPI students work with kids, one-on-one!  Just bring your school books and worksheets each week.

All students must preregister with RPI....read more
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