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   Saturday, December 20, 2014
10:30 AM- 12:30 PM
Saturday Morning Movie - For Kids and Families
Event Location: Story Hour Room - 2nd floor
Contact:    845-856-7313
We will be watching the movie, Happy Feet (2006) Rated PG
In this story, Empire Penguins need to be able to sing their Heartsong to find true love. Poor Mumble can’t sing but boy can he dance! Children under 5 must be accompanied by an adult. No registration required.



   Monday, December 22, 2014
6:30 PM- 8:30 PM
Back Yard Series: Make Your Own Holiday Mixed Greens Arrangement
Event Location: Community Room
Contact:    845-772-7586

*Class held in Community Room in the basement of the library*

Make your own Holiday floral table arrangement.  During this class you will learn to prepare an arrangement - plus discuss freshness and design.  You will select mixed greens, cones, other holiday decorations, & bow to accent your arrangement.  TAKE YOUR ARRANGEMENT HOME or USE AS A GIFT!  If you have scissors & wire cutters, please bring to class.  All other material will be provided, included all mixed greens.

Limited to the first 15 to pay for their supplies and register!  Payment due by 12/18/2014 – Cash only

Presenter:  JeanneLynn Roucken                 Charge:  $6 for Supplies




   Wednesday, December 24, 2014
1:00 PM
LIBRARY CLOSING AT 1:00PM TODAY
Event Location:
Contact:    
In observance of the Christmas Holiday, the library will be closing at 1:00 PM today.  No library materials will be due and no fines will be incurred.  We will reopen the library on Friday, December 26 at 10:00 AM.

Visit us at www.portjervislibrary.org where we are always open.





   Thursday, December 25, 2014
5:30 AM
LIBRARY CLOSED FOR CHRISTMAS
Event Location:
Contact:    
In observance of the Christmas Holiday, the library will be closed today.  No library materials will be due and no fines will be incurred.  We will reopen the library on Friday, December 26 at 10:00 AM.

Visit us at www.portjervislibrary.org where we are always open.





   Saturday, December 27, 2014
11:00 AM- 3:00 PM
Make it & take it drop-in craft
Event Location: Story Hour Room - 2nd floor
Contact:    845-856-7313
For all ages -Children under 7 must be accompanied by an adult to attend these programs.
Drop by the library and make a simple craft. Supplies and directions will be provided for this self-guided craft. No registration required.



   Wednesday, December 31, 2014
1:00 PM
LIBRARY CLOSING AT 1:00PM TODAY
Event Location:
Contact:    
In observance of the New Year's Holiday, the library will be closing at 1:00 PM today.  No library materials will be due and no fines will be incurred.  We will reopen the library on Friday, January 2 at 10:00 AM.

Visit us at www.portjervislibrary.org where we are always open.





   Thursday, January 01, 2015
5:30 AM
LIBRARY CLOSED FOR NEW YEAR'S DAY
Event Location:
Contact:    
In observance of the New Year's Day Holiday, the library will be closed today.  No library materials will be due and no fines will be incurred.  We will reopen the library on Friday, January 2 at 10:00 AM.

Visit us at www.portjervislibrary.org where we are always open.





   Saturday, January 03, 2015
11:00 AM- 3:00 PM
Game Day
Event Location: Story Hour Room - 2nd floor
Contact:    845-856-7313
Join us for some gaming fun and refreshments.  Bring your friends and family.  All ages are welcome.  Children under 7 should be with a caregiver. 



   Tuesday, January 06, 2015
10:15 AM- 10:45 AM
Toddler Time
Event Location: Story Hour Room - 2nd floor
Contact:    845-856-7313
This is a story hour program for ages 18 months up to 3 years with a parent or guardian. It will include stories, finger plays, and songs. Call 845-856-7313 to register.


11:00 AM- 11:45 AM
Preschool Story Time
Event Location: Story Hour Room - 2nd floor
Contact:    845-856-7313
This is a story hour program for children ages 3 to 5. It will include stories, fingerplays, and songs. Call 845-856-7313 to register.


   Friday, January 09, 2015
4:00 PM- 5:00 PM
The Next Step
Event Location: Story Hour Room - 2nd floor
Contact:    845-856-7313

For kids in grades 3-5
Friday, January 9th, 4:00 to 5:00
Black and White, by David Macaulay
There’s no way to describe this fun, imaginative book. Four stories all converge into one – or do they? You’ll have to read it to believe it! After reading the book, join us at the library for a fun discussion and a papercutting craft. Books are available for check-out in the Children’s Room. Children are expected to read the book prior to our discussion. Registration required.




   Saturday, January 10, 2015
11:00 AM- 3:00 PM
It's LEGO Time!
Event Location: Story Hour Room - 2nd floor
Contact:    845-856-7313
The second Saturday of every month we’ll be putting out our Lego bricks for you to enjoy some unstructured building time. All ages. Children under 7 should be with a care-giver. No registration needed.


   Tuesday, January 13, 2015
10:15 AM- 10:45 AM
Toddler Time
Event Location: Story Hour Room - 2nd floor
Contact:    845-856-7313
This is a story hour program for ages 18 months up to 3 years with a parent or guardian. It will include stories, finger plays, and songs. Call 845-856-7313 to register.


11:00 AM- 11:45 AM
Preschool Story Time
Event Location: Story Hour Room - 2nd floor
Contact:    845-856-7313
This is a story hour program for children ages 3 to 5. It will include stories, fingerplays, and songs. Call 845-856-7313 to register.


   Thursday, January 15, 2015
6:30 PM- 8:30 PM
Magic - the Gathering
Event Location: Story Hour Room - 2nd floor
Contact:    845-856-7313
Teens: Bring your Magic deck & your friends for some gaming fun!   For kids Ages 12 – 18.


11:00 AM- 1:00 PM
Cookbook Critique Club
Event Location: Story Hour Room - 2nd floor
Contact:    845-856-7313
Would you like to meet foodies, taste food, and rate the recipe?  Our club will meet once a month on the third Thursday.  If you are interested, please sign up at the library.  A new cookbook and recipes to try each month.  All adults are welcome!



   Saturday, January 17, 2015
10:30 AM- 12:30 PM
Saturday Morning Movie - For Kids and Families
Event Location: Story Hour Room - 2nd floor
Contact:    845-856-7313
We will be watching the movie, Matilda (1996) Rated PG
Story of a wonderful little girl, who happens to be a genius, and her wonderful teacher vs. the worst parents ever and the worst school principal imaginable! Children under 5 must be accompanied by an adult. No registration required.



   Monday, January 19, 2015
5:30 AM
Library Closed for Martin Luther King Jr.'s Birthday
Event Location:
Contact:    
In observance of Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday, the library will be closed on Monday, January 19, 2015.  No library materials will be due and no fines will be incurred.   We will re-open the library on Tuesday, January 20.



   Tuesday, January 20, 2015
10:15 AM- 10:45 AM
Toddler Time
Event Location: Story Hour Room - 2nd floor
Contact:    845-856-7313
This is a story hour program for ages 18 months up to 3 years with a parent or guardian. It will include stories, finger plays, and songs. Call 845-856-7313 to register.


11:00 AM- 11:45 AM
Preschool Story Time
Event Location: Story Hour Room - 2nd floor
Contact:    845-856-7313
This is a story hour program for children ages 3 to 5. It will include stories, fingerplays, and songs. Call 845-856-7313 to register.


   Wednesday, January 21, 2015
7:00 PM- 8:30 PM
Women's Book Discussion
Event Location: Reference Room
Contact: Connie T.   845-856-7313
In January, we will be discussing the book "Burial Rites" by Hannah Kent.  Books are available at the library on the second floor.



   Saturday, January 24, 2015
11:00 AM- 3:00 PM
Make it & take it drop-in craft
Event Location: Story Hour Room - 2nd floor
Contact:    845-856-7313
For all ages -Children under 7 must be accompanied by an adult to attend these programs.
Drop by the library and make a simple craft. Supplies and directions will be provided for this self-guided craft. No registration required.



   Tuesday, January 27, 2015
10:15 AM- 10:45 AM
Toddler Time
Event Location: Story Hour Room - 2nd floor
Contact:    845-856-7313
This is a story hour program for ages 18 months up to 3 years with a parent or guardian. It will include stories, finger plays, and songs. Call 845-856-7313 to register.


11:00 AM- 11:45 AM
Preschool Story Time
Event Location: Story Hour Room - 2nd floor
Contact:    845-856-7313
This is a story hour program for children ages 3 to 5. It will include stories, fingerplays, and songs. Call 845-856-7313 to register.


   Saturday, January 31, 2015
12:00 PM- 3:00 PM
Kids Cooking Program
Event Location: Story Hour Room - 2nd floor
Contact:    845-856-7313
Roll up your sleeves, put on an apron and make something fun!  Open to children ages 5-19.  Signed permission slip required.  Kids 12 and under must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.  Registration required.


   Tuesday, February 03, 2015
10:15 AM- 10:45 AM
Toddler Time
Event Location: Story Hour Room - 2nd floor
Contact:    845-856-7313
This is a story hour program for ages 18 months up to 3 years with a parent or guardian. It will include stories, finger plays, and songs. Call 845-856-7313 to register.


11:00 AM- 11:45 AM
Preschool Story Time
Event Location: Story Hour Room - 2nd floor
Contact:    845-856-7313
This is a story hour program for children ages 3 to 5. It will include stories, fingerplays, and songs. Call 845-856-7313 to register.


   Tuesday, February 10, 2015
10:15 AM- 10:45 AM
Toddler Time
Event Location: Story Hour Room - 2nd floor
Contact:    845-856-7313
This is a story hour program for ages 18 months up to 3 years with a parent or guardian. It will include stories, finger plays, and songs. Call 845-856-7313 to register.


11:00 AM- 11:45 AM
Preschool Story Time
Event Location: Story Hour Room - 2nd floor
Contact:    845-856-7313
This is a story hour program for children ages 3 to 5. It will include stories, fingerplays, and songs. Call 845-856-7313 to register.