On the November 3, 2015 General Election ballot, the Millbrook Library will be asking the residents of the Town of Washington for an increase in public funding, also known as a “414”. This measure would allow us to stabilize our operating budget and continue our current hours and staffing levels. If you have any questions, […]
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Next session: Thursday, October 8 from 3:30 – 4:30 pm for grades 1st – 5th Reading to a therapy dog has been proven to increase children’s literacy skills by up to 50%. Wrigley and his owner, Caroline are certified with Therapy Dogs International and have been participating in reading programs in the area for several years. One-on-one sessions are 20 minutes each and provide […]
The first meeting of the “Page Turners” Mystery Book Club for 3rd to 5th graders will meet every Monday @ 3:30 for 6 weeks: Oct 5, 19, 26, Nov 2, 9, 16 The club will be reading 1 book (a few chapters each week). Registration is required . Call 677-3611, x 4
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Francesco Mastalia ORGANIC: Farmers & Chefs of the Hudson Valley–Tuesday, October 13th at 6 pm at the Millbrook Winery
As a part of the 2015 Poughkeepsie Read, Millbrook Library will be hosting an exciting event at the Millbrook Winery. Author and Photographer Francesco Mastalia will speak about his book Organic, Farmers and Chefs of the Hudson Valley. The Hudson Valley has become an epicenter for the local, organic, sustainable food movement. With its rich agricultural land, the […]
Join us as author Steven Lewis discusses his new book, Take This, which following the journey of a recently divorced and dispirited 60 year-old psychotherapist, Robert Tevis, traveling in a Winnebago from his former home in upstate New York to Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica. Steven will also lead an informal writing work shop to unlock the writer within. Steven […]