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REGULAR HOURS

(September - June)

MONDAY 1:00 pm-9:00 pm
TUESDAY 10:00 am-9:00 pm
WEDNESDAY 10:00 am-5:30 pm
THURSDAY 10:00 am-9:00 pm
FRIDAY 10:00 am-5:30 pm
SATURDAY 10:00 am-5:00 pm
SUNDAY 1:00 pm-5:00 pm

Summer hours will go into effect after July 4th

Holidays
The library is closed on all legal holidays, including Christmas Eve, but it is open on Election Day.



NOVEMBER 16 & 17 | FALL BOOK & BAKE SALE

The Croton Free Library Book and Bake sale is back. We have a tremendous variety of books, music, and DVDs. Our selection is great for all ages at prices that cannot be beat. Also come and enjoy homemade baked goods for sale to take home or eat while you explore. Sunday, after 2PM, all items are reduced to $1 (except those specially marked and mass market books which are regularly 4 for $1) and baked goods are buy 1, get 1. This is a great way to support the library. Please also consider volunteering at the sale. The volunteer sign up is available here. Early birds: admission, $10; shop 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, November 17.
Saturday and Sunday, November 16 and 17, 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.


NOVEMBER 18 | TEEN WORKSHOP

College Essay Writing Drop-in

Now that the school year is in full swing, high school students are already realizing they still need to work on their college essay (or any essays for that matter). Throughout November, high school seniors can stop in for any help they may need on their essays. Taught by experienced teacher and journalist Linda Simon.
Monday, November 4, 18, and 25, 3:30 to 5:00 p.m.


NOVEMBER 19 | INSTRUCTION

Mah Jongg for Beginners

Join us for weekly Mah Jongg instruction for beginners. Learn the basics of this popular game (American style); no experience necessary. Instructed by local player, Sara Mills-Cohen. No registration necessary. Every Tuesday at 12:30 p.m.
Tuesday, November 19, 12:30 to 2:00 p.m.


NOVEMBER 19 | TEEN/TWEEN PROGRAM

Goddess Bracelet Making with Judy

Come spend an afternoon at the Croton Free Library and make a goddess bracelet. It’s easy for beginners and no experience necessary. Great way to get into beading for someone who would like to get started. All materials are included. For tweens, teens and adults. Registration required.
Tuesday, November 19, 3:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.


NOVEMBER 23 | BROADWAY & CABARET SHOWCASE

Misty Ann Sturm, Master of Ceremonies

Acclaimed soprano Misty Ann Sturm (who starred as Lily in “The Secret Garden”) hosts the Broadway & Cabaret Showcase at the Croton Free Library. Pianist Tyler Walker accompanies Misty and all other performers. The evening’s line-up of talent includes Sharon Adler, Timothy Auld, Max Denler, Jacob Dryer, Barry Gottlieb, Jonathan Hiller, Julie Martinez, Angela Rice, Ben Thomas and Katelyn Wilson (subject to change). Come hear Misty and your friends and neighbors sing!
Saturday, November 23. 7:30 p.m.


NOVEMBER 24 | FAMILY PROGRAM

“Big Ideas about Appreciation and Gratitude” with Patricia Shih

An interactive concert with singer/guitarist Patricia Shih entertains the entire family. With a theme just in time for Thanksgiving, “Big Ideas about Appreciation and Gratitude” is full of fun and loads of audience participation. Come sing, dance and celebrate the bright side of life.
Sunday, November 24, 2:00 p.m.


DECEMBER 4 | CREATIVE WORKSHOP

Fiber Arts Exchange Group

Are you serious about fiber arts? This is a hands-on session for those who use fiber as their expressive medium and want to meet others who do the same. Please bring some work in progress or new ideas to develop and share. We have some tools and materials, but bring along whatever you need. Meetings are the first Wednesday of each month. Led by Mary McFerran and Judy Scheck.
Wednesday, December 4, 1:00 to 3:00 p.m.


Exhibitions

OTTINGER ROOM GALLERY

Then and Now

Artwork by Mitchell Visoky

Mitchell Visoky, a multidisciplinary, visual artist creates images — both abstract and representational — primarily with the printmaking technique of monotypes and mixed media encaustic paintings. His work explores the interplay of congruent and disparate relationships found in nature as well as the built environment. Artist Bio.

November 6 through December 28, 2019

Artist’s Reception: Sunday, December 8, 2:00-4:00 p.m.