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Market Day – Saturday, September 21

bakesaleThe library lawn will be filled with tables and shoppers from 9am to 1pm on Saturday, September 21. The Friends of Poestenkill Library are busy baking delicious goodies, collecting puzzles, gently-used jewelry/purses/scarves, and attic treasures. People are gathering themed items for baskets to be raffled. On Saturday, all the boxes of books donated since May will brought out of the shed and sold for $4.00 per bag (you can bring your own bag) and the grill will be fired up for the hot dogs. The Bake Sale sets up shop on the front porch and the Attic Treasures group will unwrap boxes of donated collectibles and fill up many tables with bargains for all. There have been great puzzles donated for the sale. untitled
We are also looking for extra hands to help clean up at the end of the day (1pm). If you can help out, please call the library at 283-3721 to sign up. Thank you!

We hope to see you on Saturday!! (rain date is Sunday, 9/22)

Preschool Story Hour Resumes on Friday, September 13th

After a summertime break, preschool story hour will resume on Friday, September 13th at 10am. Dona Ries is looking forward to seeing her old friends and welcoming new ones to story hour. She has lots of great stories to read and fun crafts to do!

Closed Monday, September 2nd

The library will be closed on Monday, September 2nd in honor of Labor Day. Stop in on Saturday August 31st from 10am – 1pm and stock up on movies, books, music, and magazines for the weekend!

Fall Market Day will be Saturday, September 21 from 9am-1pm

The Friends of Poestenkill Library met last night to make final plans for their annual Fall Market Day. Helpers will be needed at 7am on that day to help set up and helpers are also needed at 12:45 to put everything away. If you can help for any part of that day (especially at the end of the day when the workers who have been there all day are weary), please call the library at 283-3721 to leave your name and number as a volunteer. The Friends are also looking for baked goods for the Bake Sale. Market Day will also offer for sale: puzzles, books ($4 per bag, bring your own bag), gently used handbags/jewelry/scarves, attic treasures/collectibles, and delicious chili at lunch time.

Mark your calendar so you don’t miss this great annual event on the lawn at the Poestenkill Library! Rain date is Sunday, September 22.

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