Classes/Events for Adults

Drug Take Back Day at the Library

BCL will be partnering with the Rensselaer County Sheriff’s Department for a Drug Take Back Day on Saturday, May 27th @ 10-12. You can turn in your unused or expired prescription medication at the library for safe disposal.

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Monthly Adult Art Class and Fundraiser at the Library!

Adult Paint and Sip

Friday, June 30th @ 6pm,

Come paint with us!  Cost is $30 and BYOB

You may sign up here, but your seat will not be held until you pay, so come in and pay today!

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Fridays, July 7th & 14th @ 6pm

Come to the library for our monthly Adult Art Class Fundraiser!  This two-part class with potter Sarah Bowen costs $35 and will be held at the library!  Come support the library and make your own mug!

You may sign up here, but your seat will not be held until you pay, so come in and pay today!

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Adult Yoga Hour

Wednesdays @ 6pm                                                                                                                                     Saturdays @ 4pm

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Come to our free yoga class with certified yoga instructor Sara!  This drop in class is great for beginners.  We do have some mats available but feel free to bring your own.  Class takes place inside the library, after regular library hours.

No registration required, but is first come first serve, so please arrive promptly.

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Book and Movie Series

This group meets on the third and fourth Fridays of every month, at 12:30. The first time we discuss the book, the second we watch the movie. You are welcome to come for either, or both weeks. Come for the book and movie; enjoy the refreshments!           

  • May 19 & 26– Sully
  • June 16 & 23–I am Malala
  • July 21 & 28–Tales of the South Pacific
  • August 18 & 25–Double Indemnity
  • September 15 & 22–The Jungle Book
  • October 20 & 27–The Shootist
  • November 17–Our Vines Have Tender Grapes
  • December 15–Meet Me in St. Louis

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Popular Fiction Book Club

The book group meets on the last Monday of the month @ 6pm.  Enjoy some wine, light snacks and a great discussion with new friends! Please check below for dates.

  •  May 29th–“A Piece of the World,” by Christina Baker Kline
  •  June 26th–“The Expatriates,” by Janice Y.K. Lee
  • July 24h–“The Sleepwalker,” by Chris Bohjalian
  • August 28th –“Daughters of the Dragon” by William Andrews

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Knitting Club

Whether it’s knitting, sewing or crocheting, you are more than welcome to come to the library to work on your project!  Share some techniques, tell a story, but most important make some friends while you work on creating something beautiful !

Every Thursday, 1-2:30pm

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Bridge Club

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Senior Bridge Club
Mondays 1-3pm

Do you love bridge or want to learn how to play?  Then come to our Senior Bridge Club!  (Not a Senior?  That’s okay too!)

No registration required!

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Friends’ of the Library Book Sale

 

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  • Saturday, May 27th @ 10:30-2pm
  • Saturday, July 29th @ 10:30-2pm
  • Saturday, October 28th @ 10:30-2pm