Sonny & Perley, Recording Live at GPL!
Sonny and Perley – the ever-popular musical performers – are doing a very special event at GPL on Monday, January 30, at 5 pm: They’re recording an album of live material, with all of us as their audience! You will be part of a live recording session.
This is a ticketed event, limited to 100 participants, and tickets are going fast. You can pick up tickets at the Library’s Information Desk, but do so soon. (Only four tickets per person, please.) If you want to call ahead to have some tickets set aside to pick up later, please call 456-2400 x 2.
You can be part of a live recording session with Sonny & Perley, at GPL, on Monday, January 30.
Dinosaur Math with GPL Sprouts
Children ages 4 through 7 are encouraged to come to GPL on Thursday, January 19, at 3:30 pm, for a fun-filled STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Math) program that’s sure to fascinate. We’ll explore the world around us through experiments, activities, crafts, and books. There will be lots of hands-on learning for everyone! Children must be accompanied by an adult caregiver. Please register by calling 456-2400 x 4, or register online at the Events and Registration Calendar on www.guilpl.org.
Choosing and Using Family History Software
Have you collected a boatload of information about your family history … but don’t know how to organize and share it? Then come to “Choosing and Using Family History Software” at GPL on Saturday, January 21, at 10:30 am, and find out what will work best for you.
Professional genealogist Lisa Dougherty will examine the types of genealogy software, compare the features of the major brands, and provide demonstrations of both online and offline programs so you can make an educated decision in preserving your family story! Please register by calling 456-2400 x 2, or register online at the Events and Registration Calendar on www.guilpl.org.
The Best (and Worst/Funniest) Holiday Photos
Photographers: Start the New Year with a sharing session where you can showcase your best (and worst!) holiday photos; it happens on Thursday, January 19, at 7 pm.
We’ll celebrate the great ones and learn from the ones that didn’t deliver as we hoped. Then, we’ll view a 25-minute video on the earliest history of photography. All are welcome to this Digital Photo Forum event.
Kids: Read to a Book Buddy!
Calling all kids in grades 1 through 4! Come and build your reading skills and confidence by reading to a teen Book Buddy. The 30-minute Book Buddy sessions take place every Tuesday in January. Slots are available at 4 pm, 4:30 pm, 5 pm, and 5:30 pm. Sign up and read! All reading levels welcome. Limit one slot per day per reader. Call 456-2400 x 4 to register.
The Guilderland Public Library is located at 2228 Western Avenue, Guilderland. Visit the Library’s website at www.guilpl.org to get information on upcoming programs, and to register online via the homepage’s “Events & Registration Calendar.” Check out the “unofficial” Library updates at facebook.com/Guilderland.Library and follow the Library on Twitter (@GuilderlandLib).