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   Monday, September 08, 2014
10:00 AM
Library Board Meeting
Event Location: Community Room
Contact:    845-856-7313
Meeting Notice:
The Port Jervis Free Library Board of Trustees will meet at 10:00AM in the Community Room.  Members of the community are welcome to attend.



   Thursday, September 18, 2014
11:00 AM- 1:00 PM
Cookbook Critique Club
Event Location: Children's Room - 2nd floor
Contact: Barbara L.   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.


   Monday, October 13, 2014
10:00 AM
Library Board Meeting
Event Location: Community Room
Contact:    845-856-7313
Meeting Notice:
The Port Jervis Free Library Board of Trustees will meet at 10:00AM in the Community Room.  Members of the community are welcome to attend.



   Thursday, October 16, 2014
11:00 AM- 1:00 PM
Cookbook Critique Club
Event Location: Children's Room - 2nd floor
Contact: Barbara L.   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.


   Thursday, November 06, 2014
6:30 PM- 8:00 PM
World War II Fashions: Fashions of the 1940’s
Event Location: Community Room
Contact:    845-772-7586

*Program will be held in the Community Room*

Elaine DeFeo, a retired fashion designer and teacher, will present a history of WWII fashions for women and men. The program explores the trends that led up to the fashions of the 40's and show how today's styles are still influenced by this pivotal time in fashion history. She explains how clothing was rationed and how scarves were recycled into dresses.Participants will have an opportunity to try their hand at creating their own 40's style creations.

Ladies—this will be especially interesting to you and will be even more fun if you bring a teenager with you.

Presenter: Elaine DeFeo Charge: Free




   Saturday, November 08, 2014
1:30 PM- 2:30 PM
Women’s Work in WWII
Event Location: The Hub
Contact:    845-772-7586

The presentation starts with life in 1939 and what was happening in the world, and then moves forward with the story of WWII and how women changed perspectives and broke down myths one by one. It closes with President Kennedy hosting his President's Commission on the Status of Women.

This welcoming presentation will feature a large collection of WWII posters with 1940's wartime music. It will keep you interested and helps continue the experience.

In the talk, the 77 American nurses captured at Corregidor are discussed. All survived the war and the last survivor passed away last year.

Presenter: John Cilio Charge: Free

John is a skilled historian focused on mid twentieth-century general aviation, military aircraft, and the people that made them possible. His stories (appearing in over 20 publications) are recognized for their excellence in accuracy and authenticity. He has written over 200 articles covering everything from Autogiros, Blimps, Corsairs, Mustangs, and secret B-24 missions to bomb Tokyo to Red Bull Air Race pilots and the stories behind private aircraft and the woman who made them during WWII.




   Monday, November 10, 2014
10:00 AM
Library Board Meeting
Event Location: Community Room
Contact:    845-856-7313
Meeting Notice:
The Port Jervis Free Library Board of Trustees will meet at 10:00AM in the Community Room.  Members of the community are welcome to attend.



   Thursday, November 20, 2014
11:00 AM- 1:00 PM
Cookbook Critique Club
Event Location: Children's Room - 2nd floor
Contact: Barbara L.   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.


   Monday, December 08, 2014
10:00 AM
Library Board Meeting
Event Location: Community Room
Contact:    845-856-7313
Meeting Notice:
The Port Jervis Free Library Board of Trustees will meet at 10:00AM in the Community Room.  Members of the community are welcome to attend.