Story Time Open Veterans Day unbroken book discussion free public wifi
Check the events page for our popular Story Time programs.
10/22
Wednesday
4:30PM
Grades K - 5
Kids Cook : Microwave cupcakes
10/25
Saturday
10:00AM
Families
Walk-in Story Time
10/25
Saturday
11:00AM
Preschool 4s & 5s
Preschool craft : Glow in the dark slime
10/27
Monday
4:30PM
Families
Walk-in Story Time
10/28
Tuesday
2:30PM
E-book class: Nook
10/30
Thursday
10:30AM
Babies, Toddlers, Preschoolers 3,4 & 5
Halloween Story Time and Parade
10/30
Thursday
7:00PM
Adults and Teens
Book Discussion : UNBROKEN by Laura Hillenbrand
11/01
Saturday
Healthy Holiday Cooking
11/01
Saturday
10:00AM
Families
Walk-in Story Time
11/04
Tuesday
10:30AM
Babies and walkers under 3
Story Time: Babies and walkers under 3

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Life at 1465

Travel Guides

Have you planned a Fall getaway yet, or maybe a Holiday Season vacation?  Monroe Free Library has travel guides that cover every state in the U.S. and countries on all the other five continents (no one vacations in Antarctica!). There are also travel magazines you can check out and read at home: Budget Travel, Conde Nast Traveler, andTravel  & Leisure.

If you're interested in day trips there are many local travel guides in the collection.  Good sources for day trips are the Hudson Valley magazine, New York magazine and Time Out New York Kids . . . And if you can't get  away this summer, borrow one of our travel DVDs and imagine that you are enjoying a nice trip!

 

 

The newsletter

Our free monthly newsletter is available at the library and includes the calendar of events.

 

 

The collection: DVD / Blu-Ray



Age of Uprising: The Legend of Michael Kohlhaas

An arresting medieval epic starring Mads Mikkelsen (A ROYAL AFFAIR, VALHALLA RISING, Hannibal), Age of Uprising: The Legend of Michael Kohlhaas explores...

The collection: Audio books



The Long Way Home - Louise Penny

Happily retired in the village of Three Pines, Armand Gamache, former Chief Inspector of Homicide with the Sûreté du Québec, has found a peace he’d only...

Quotation of the day

Carlos Castaneda

The trick is in what one emphasizes.  We either make ourselves miserable, or we make ourselves happy.  The amount of  work is the same.

Today in history

The first "Jack Sparrow" and our neighbor to the north


On October 20 in: 1720, Caribbean pirate Calico Jack is captured by the Royal Navy; 1818, The Convention of 1818 is signed between the United States and...

Interesting things

Dronestagram


Ever hear of Dronestagram? It's dedicated to videos and photographs taken with drones.

The Collection: Books



The Collector - Nora Roberts

When professional house-sitter Lila Emerson witnesses a murder/suicide from her current apartment-sitting job, life as she knows it takes a dramatic...

The Collection: Music



Ledges - Noah Gundersen

2014 release from the singer/songwriter. At the tender age of 24, Noah Gundersen is already a young veteran who recorded his first album on his dad...

Kids cook



Oven-fried Zucchini with a crunchy Parmesan crust

Ever wonder what you are going to do with all those zucchini from your garden? Well this recipe is for you!Crunchy, and full of flavor these zucchini fries...

Rainy day craft



Shopping bag kite

This is a fun way to recycle/reuse all those plastic shopping bags. This type of kite is called a sled kite -  you can really fly it! What you will need...

Science fair



The Clean Cloud

This is just so completely cool!What you will need:a bar of Ivory soapknifemicrowave ovenWhat  you do:Cut a bar of Ivory soap in half. Put one half in...
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