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Folklore in the Hudson Valley

For additional information about Folklore in the Hudson Valley, check out these resources available through the Mid-Hudson Library System.

Teacup tales: folklore of the Hudson Valley by Pauline Hommell

Treasure Tales of the Shawangunks and Catskills by Harold Harris

Myths and Legends Of Our Own Land: Complete by Charles Skinner

On The Banks Of The Hudson: a view of its history and folklore by Beman Lord

Legends and Lore of The Hudson Highlands by Jonathan Kruk

Monsters of New York: Mysterious creatures in the Empire State by Bruce Hallenbeck

From the Hudson to the World: Voices of the River edited by Charles Hayes

Hudson Valley Faces & Places by Patricia Edwards Clyne

 

Tales at Riverfront Park

Check out our newest addition to the StoryWalk at Riverfront Park, Cloudy With A Chance of Meatballs!

Countdown to Thanksgiving Children’s Stories

Who’s ready for Thanksgiving?  Each Friday in November we will be reading a treasured Thanksgiving children’s book to get ready for the thankful day!  Subscribe to our YouTube Channel to watch and listen!

Graphic Novel Book Club for tweens

Join Us for our tween graphic novel club.  Chat about the book and then make an Artemis Fowl inspired drawing! Request your copy at the library today!

 

 

 

Draw Along Club with Kit

Join us over Zoom each Wednesday in November to learn how to draw a masterpiece!  Our talented Kit will teach you in 30 minutes how to draw something different each week.  Make sure to sign up prior to the Zoom each week so we can send you the link.  Can’t make it to the Zoom, no problem.  Subscribe to our YouTube Channel and watch the lesson at your convenience.


Comics Club

Join Kit every Monday in November at 4pm to learn to create comic drawings!  Make sure to pre-register so we can send you the Zoom link!

Agatha Christie 100 years

Did you know 2020 was the 100th anniversary of Agatha Christie’s first published novel?  If you are looking for a new book, check out one of her treasured mystery novels today!

 

Enter to Win!

Enter to Win!

Take pictures of your Take & Make creations and send them to us.  Each picture is another entry to Win!  Your pictures of your creations will be highlighted on our FaceBook page and also in our Newsletter.  Prizes awarded each month!  Send pictures to staff@drevartslibrary.org

Take & Make for PreSchoolers

Each week, we’ll have a new kit for ages 3-6 years old with several activities related to a theme.  Kits may be picked up outside the library on Tuesdays between 4:30 and 5pm or contact the library for curbside pickup.  While supplies last! 

Don’t forget to enter pictures of your creations for our monthly Prize drawing!

Take & Make for Adults and Teens

We’re putting together Kits for you to Take and Make at home.  These Take & Make Kits have most everything you’ll need for the project.  Pick up your kit outside the library on Tuesdays between 4:30 and 5pm or contact the library to arrange for curbside pickup starting on Wednesdays. Kits are available while supplies last!

Don’t forget to enter pictures of your creations for our monthly Prize drawing!