Olive Free Library

Adult Programs

Happening in April

AARP Tax Prep

Drop off papers April 16 from 10-3 p.m.

Pick up papers April 23 from 10-3 p.m.

AARP Tax prep prepares will prepare simple taxes for you for FREE. Must call 845-657-2482 to sign up, VERY limited appointments.

Enchanted Gardens by Jana Milbocker

Monday, April 26 6 p.m.

Visit with Jana and see her presentation of The Hudson River Valley mansions, presidential homes, and stunning botanical gardens, in this virtual tour. 

Tech Tuesday: Internet Literacy and Advanced Searches

April 27 at 2 p.m.

In this class, Christine will show you how to navigate the Internet and get the most out of your searches

Happening in May

May Day Poetry Reading

 

Saturday, May 1 at 4 p.m.

Join us for our 4th Annual Poetry reading, featuring Elisabeth Frost, Faisal Mohyuddin, Mahogany L. Browne, and Elizabeth Cohen.  No need to register, just click on the button below for admission to the Poetry Reading, via ZOOM.

Adult Take & Make Craft:  Gaga for Granny Squares

Sign up BEFORE May 3                          

Pick ups from May 10-15th 

Granny squares are a must for any crochet repertoire. Whether you choose to make your grannies multi-colored for a vintage look or a solid for a more modern take, Cal shows you how to crochet these classics. She also teaches different ways to join the squares for different projects so you’ll be a granny square evangelist in no time.

Backyard Birds with the Mohonk Preserve

Saturday May 8th at 2 p.m.

Join the Monk Preserve Presenters to learn how to use smartphone apps to help you identify birds + contribute to citizen science from home. The best ways to attract birds to your yard and when to take down feeders for the season.

Happening in June

Adult Take & Make Craft:

Colorful Abstract Painting

Sign up by June 7th

Pick ups from June  14-19th 

You don’t need to consider yourself a painter to create this colorful work of art. Courtney introduces you to a bold way of applying color to a canvas that results in this bright, abstract field of color. Courtney talks you through how to create a cohesive palette, then evaluate and build your work of art until you determine that it’s ready to grace your walls with its confident swaths of color.

Virtual Ongoing Programs

Mondays

VIRTUAL Gentle Yoga with Kathy

Mondays at 7 p.m.

Suggested donation of $4 per class. Payment can be made by PayPal or by check mailed to the library (PO Box 59, West Shokan, NY 12494). We understand that this is a difficult time for people, and you may not be able to pay, but we would still like you to join the class. Any donations will be very much appreciated to keep the class going.

You are welcome to do both classes but will need to register for each day separately. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

Monday Yoga Class: 
https://zoom.us/meeting/register/vJUofuivrD4tL5OK9pAoibZO-VLnyxiRow

VIRTUAL Hudson Valley Hives – Beekeeping Support Group

3rd Monday of each month at 7 p.m.

Please join Hudson Valley Hives in their monthly meeting, discussing various topics in raising, bees. For more information, please checkout their website www.beeimprovement.com or call 914-213-2303. 

Online meeting ID: beeimprovement

Online meeting link: https://join.freeconferencecall.com/beeimprovement

Conference call dial in number: 712-770-4410

Access Code: 499172

Wednesdays

 

 

VIRTUAL Gentle Yoga with Kathy

Wednesdays at 9 a.m.

Suggested donation of $4 per class. Payment can be made by PayPal or by check mailed to the library (PO Box 59, West Shokan, NY 12494). We understand that this is a difficult time for people, and you may not be able to pay, but we would still like you to join the class. Any donations will be very much appreciated to keep the class going.

You are welcome to do both classes but will need to register for each day separately. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

Wednesday Yoga Class: 

https://zoom.us/meeting/register/v50tduGtqjMve_64Wu_WYOPj8sPlRV8rkg

VIRTUAL Singing Circle

Wednesdays at 1:30 p.m.

Open to all who enjoy the joy of singing- the more the merrier. We can have a great time together/apart on Zoom!
We sing songs that spark the interest of the folks who show up.
Wonderful harmonies start to happen and sometimes we sing again and then we just keep on singing.
Joint project with the Olive Free and Phoenicia Libraries.

Zoom info:  https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83952423830

 

Online Tarot Circle

Every other Wednesday at 6 p.m.
Whether you’re a total beginner, a curious sort, or an experienced reader, you are most welcome to join this circle to explore the tarot together. Bring a deck, a journal and your questions! Catch up on what we’ve been up to here. Upcoming circles are January 6th and 20th. ZOOM LINK to join the Tarot Circle

Virtual Ukulele Jam with Carmen & Friends 

Wednesday at 6:30 p.m., Saturday at 1 p.m.
 We welcome players of all abilities. Check in here to see what we are up to here.  
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