Tag Archives: Story Hour

Community Calendar 5/16/13

  Thursday May 16   Museum ABCs BENNINGTON The Bank of Bennington will sponsor a free Museum ABCs program for ages 3 to 5, “The ABCs of Architecture,” at 1:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 16, at the Bennington Museum, 75 Main Street, Route 9. This story hour will include a monthly topic, visits to galleries […]

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Community Calendar 3/21/13

  Thursday March 21   Skidmore Symposium SARATOGA SPRINGS A “Pop Art, Printmaking & Protest” symposium will be held on Thursday and Friday, March 21 and 22, at Skidmore College’s Tang Teaching Museum and Art Gallery in Saratoga Springs. Information: www.skidmore.edu/tang.   Preschool Play MANCHESTER A free Preschool Playtime will be offered from 11 to […]

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Community Calendar 12/20/12

Thursday December 20 Story Hour BENNINGTON The Bennington Museum and the Bennington Free Library will host a Story Hour at 1:30 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 20, at the museum, 75 Main Street, Route 9. This special Museum ABCs program… for ages 3 to 5, their parents and caregivers… will focus on new toys and playing […]

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Community Calendar 10/18/12

  Thursday October 18   Dinner Reservations TROY Reservations are requested by Thursday, Oct. 18, for dinner that will be served at Cornell Cooperative Extension of Rensselaer County’s annual Silent Auction Fundraiser and Election from 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 25, at the Hilton Garden Inn on Hoosick Street in Troy. Information/dinner reservations: […]

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Community Calendar 8/9/12

  Thursday August 9   Farmer’s Market POULTNEY The Poultney Farmers’ Market will be open from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Thursdays through Oct. 4 on Main Street in Poultney. Offered will be bedding plants, specialty foods, range-fed meat and eggs, farmstead cheeses, Vermont crafts, and more. Information: 802-468-5805.   Butterfly Program SCHUYLERVILLE The […]

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Summer reading program wraps up

The Whitehall Library wrapped up a very successful summer reading program last week with a pair of special events. On Friday, participants in the program met at the library for an ice cream party and awards banquet. More than 30 children and their parents crowded into the reading room at the library where they enjoy […]

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Kids summer reading program well received

The Whitehall Library’s Summer Reading Program, “Dream Big, Read!” is in full swing. Around two dozen children have registered for the program, which is held on Tuesdays throughout July. Each week, children ages three to eight, enjoy a story hour, crafts and snacks. Kathi Ripley and Annette Parrott, who help run the program, said they […]

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Community Calendar 7/14/11

Thursday July 14   Mascot Visits SCHUYLERVILLE Dax, the official mascot of the Adirondack Phantoms, will visit the story hour at 10 a.m. on Thursday, July 14, at the Schuylerville Public Library, 52 Ferry Street. Free and open to children of all ages, accompanied by an adult. Information: Amanda at 518-695-6641, or email afiandaca@sals.edu.   […]

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Santa Coming to Poultney

The holiday season’s biggest, roundest, jolliest and most recognizable figure is coming to the Lakes Region. Santa Claus will visit Poultney from 6 to 8 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 4, as part of the community’s annual Holiday Parade and Tree Lighting Ceremony. The gregarious elf from the north will arrive at the Poultney Library around […]

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Weekender 08/29/14

Lakes Region Freepress 08/29/14

North Country Freepress – 08/29/14

Northshire Freepress 08/29/14

Lakes Classifieds – 08/29/14

Preparations underway for school year in Granville

The 2013-14 school year begins Wednesday and ushers in some significant change within the Granville Central School District. The district […]

Students build community of trust

Transitioning from elementary school to middle school is easily one of the most difficult processes in an adolescent’s life, but […]

Village approves new parking law

Last Tuesday evening the Whitehall Village Board of Trustees held a public hearing to discuss a potential parking law, which […]

Changes abound as school year begins

With the school year starting next Thursday for Whitehall students, the district has gone through a transformation this summer, one […]

Test scores improve, but continue to lag behind

Granville students showed improvement in both math and English on the state tests but continue to lag behind their peers […]

Youth Center for sale

The Granville Police Benevolent Association has put its youth center up for sale. Sergeant Dave Williams said a lack of […]

Former resident dies in accident

A former Granville resident was killed Saturday night in a motor vehicle accident on I-87 in Albany. Matthew Fiske, 43, […]