Color Me Happy
A vibrant world of color awaits on Fri. Nov. 24 at 1:00 p.m. with the Color Happy! Kid’s Coloring Club. Children ages pre-K-grade 2, accompanied by a caregiver, are invited to explore a rainbow world of pencils, pens, markers, crayons, stickers, along with assortment of coloring pages. Please register on the Events Calendar at guilderlandlibrary.org.
Fright Club: Christmas Carol
Read the book, then watch the movie! Register online, then pick up your Fright Club: “A Christmas Carol” discussion kit Nov. 27-Dec. 1. Each kit will include fun facts about the novel, discussion questions, a notebook to jot down your thoughts as you read, and a fun surprise. This is a passive, independent book club so you can read and work through the questions at your own pace. All are welcome to watch “The Muppet Christmas Carol” with us on Thurs. Dec. 28 at 6:00 p.m. (rated G).
After a brief pause, storytimes return for a new season of fun starting Tues. Nov. 28. Tuesdays are for toddlers (ages 18-36 months); Wednesdays are for families (ages infant-5), and Thursdays are for preschoolers (ages 2.5-5). All storytimes begin at 10:30. a.m. Please choose one storytime per week.
Study Hall at GPL
Live, customized homework help is at your fingertips! This study hall and virtual tutoring session for grades 9-12 introduces students to all that Brainfuse has to offer. Brainfuse offers live tutoring in multiple subjects, plus expert writing guidance. Find out how it can help boost your academics in multiple ways on Mon. Nov. 27 at 5:30-7:30 p.m. Please register in advance online.
Virtual Art Talk: Jaune Quick-to-See Smith
On Tues. Nov. 28 at 6:30 p.m., Janet Cohen Mandel showcases the artwork of Jaune Quick-to-See Smith, a member of the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes. Quick-to-See Smith’s work addresses the myths of her ancestors in the context of current issues facing Native Americans, drawing inspiration from Pablo Picasso, Paul Klee, and Robert Rauschenberg, among others. Please register online for this virtual presentation.
Bring your creativity to the Library! Drop in Wed. Nov. 29 from 3:00-6:00 p.m. and use a variety of arts and crafts supplies to create your own unique masterpiece(s). All ages are invited to work at their own pace.
Live Virtual Author Talk
On Thurs. Nov. 30 at 3:00 p.m., international bestselling and award-winning author Naomi Alderman will talk about her new book, “The Future.” This just-released novel is her latest offering following “The Power.” Alderman is also the creator of the top-selling fitness game and audio adventure, “Zombies, Run!” Please register online for this live virtual discussion.