It’s almost time! Join us for a FUN-kadelic evening: Guilderland Library Foundation’s 4th Annual Gala, a Feelin’ Groovy Celebration, on Saturday, Sept. 28 at Albany Country Club at 6 p.m. Attendees are welcome to come dressed in 1960s or 1970s-themed attire if desired. Chris Aldrich, former Guilderland Public Library Trustee and 2018 Upper Hudson Library System Trustee of the Year, and Susan Novotny, owner of the Book House of Stuyvesant Plaza, will be honored. Cash bar and silent auction begin at 6 p.m., followed by dinner, honoree presentation and live auction starts at 7 p.m.
Tickets for this fundraiser benefitting the library are $75 each.To purchase tickets online via PayPal, please see the Guilderland Library Foundation Facebook page or www.guilderlandlibrary.org/gala. Checks made out to Guilderland Library Foundation may be mailed to: GLF, 2228 Western Avenue, Guilderland, NY 12084, Attention: Gala. For more information, contact Foundation President Steve Wacksman at [email protected], or Library Director Tim Wiles at 518.456.2400 ext. 113.
Kids in grades 3-5 are invited to a high-flying adventure on Thurs. Sept. 12 at 3:30 p.m. for GPL Adventures: Paper Planes & Boomerangs. They’ll experiment with different materials and designs to create the furthest flying plane and the best boomerang. Weather permitting, we’ll test our creations outside.
Please register online, by phone, or in person.
— Luanne Nicholson