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Friend’s of the Library Meeting

The next meeting of the Friends of the Library is Tuesday, September 10 at 7:00 PM in the library community room.  New members are needed and welcome!

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Philosophy All Around Us

A company’s policy, a charity’s mission, a religious creed, a  nation’s character — all are guidelines for living.  Humans have personal philosophies. We find philosophy everywhere; on bumper stickers, tee shirts, in song lyrics, newspaper editorials, TV commercials, magazine ads, political speeches — even in comic strips.
Join retired Philosophy professor Roberta Boss in reacting to today’s headlines. [...]

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Lifelines – Memoir Writing Workshop

Fall Session
10-12 on September  18, 25, October 16, 23, 30, and November 6 from 10AM-12PM in the library community room
with Mary Sanders Shartle. Please bring a writing utensil and paper or a journal.
FREE
Made possible by a gift from Fred Baum in memory of Helen Baum.
Please register by calling 399-8174 ext. 2

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Dig Into Dinosaurs at MiSci

This summer, roaring, robotic dinosaurs come alive at miSci! Meet a 32-foot long Apatosaurus. Tremble at a growling 12-foot tall cousin of T-Rex. Discover 18 animatronic dinosaurs throughout the museum at this blockbuster exhibit, June 29 – September 29. Entrance to the exhibit is free with museum admission. Summer Hours: 9am – 5pm Monday [...]

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VolunTeen Sign Up & Orientation

As part of our Summer Reading program, students entering grades 6 –12  have the opportunity to be VolunTeens.  VolunTeens spend two hours each week at the library earning community service hours.  Each VolunTeen must be entering grades 6 – 12 and can sign up for one time slot.  Our program is six weeks long (June [...]

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2013 – 2016 Library Long Range Plan

The Town of Ballston Community Library Board of Trustees approved the 2013-2016 Library Long Range Plan:
2013-2016 Library Long Range Plan
Thank you to everyone who participated in our Focus Groups and survey! We couldn’t have done it without you!

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Spring Schedule

Here are our Spring programs!
Spring 2013 Program Schedule
 

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Thank you!

Many thanks to the Employees of the Ballston Spa National Bank for selecting the Town of Ballston Community Library for a donation.

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