Learn to Spin Poi

Poi at night


Poi are hand-held tethered weights that can be spun around in many interesting patterns. Derived from a traditional Maori dance prop, poi are now used for performance in many settings around the world. Join this 2-session class to learn the art of spinning poi!

Ages 8-18; parents welcome

*No class fee
*Props provided

Please sign up; space is limited!

Session 1: Wednesdays

August 6th, 13th& 20th

(Rain date August 27th)

Clark House @ 6:30 pm


Session 2: Thursdays

August 7th, 14th& 21th

(Rain date August 28th)

Clark House @ 11 am

Please do not wear loose clothing, like long skirts or baggy shirts, as it will get in the way!

Poi 4 (Derek Diggler)

Photos by Derek Diggler

Teen Movie Fridays @ Malta: August

Cat jumping for Teen Movies

Why is this cat excited? Every Friday we have a movie on a big screen, in front of big couches and chairs. You can be loud. You can move the chairs. You can put your feet on the furniture. We don’t mind. We will even feed you. Bring your friends. Suggest a movie. Call (518) 682-2495 for the titles of the movies (or you can guess!) August Movies: @Malta August 1: 6PM

Scott wants to be special. Hair and fangs makes you very special alright! But will it help him get a date?

August 8: 4:30PM

In post-apocalyptic Chicago survivors divide into five factions based on their dispositions. Then there are those people who can’t really decide- and those people are dangerous.

August 15: 6PM

A man falls into the ocean, looses his wallet, then falls in love with the mermaid who follows him home to New York. What could go wrong?

August 22: 6PM

Contact a-Capella singing competition- with barfing and beat boxes.

August 29: 4:30PM

Smallville, General Zod and Kal-El? It’s either a bird, plane or…

Annual Book Sale: August 2014

Paperbacks at a book sale

The Annual Book Sale at the Round Lake Auditorium

…is right around the corner!

Round Lake Auditorium In WinterA book shopping extravaganza comes again this year with the Round
Lake Arts & Crafts Festival. With more than 15000 books, there is something for everyone.
All proceeds benefit both branches of the Round Lake Library.

2 Wesley Ave.
Round Lake, NY 12151

Preview Sale:

Fri., Aug. 8th: 5 PM-8PM


Sat., Aug 9th: 9 AM-5 PM
Sun., Aug 10th: 9 AM-4PM

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Freading is Free eReading

Tablets and EReaders

We are certain you’ve noticed the lack of eBook options in our system. You may have also heard about the publishing industry’s reluctance to sell libraries eBooks.

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Bridge Club: July meetings!

Teens Playing Bridge

All New Bridge Teens Playing BridgeClub!

Curious about it?

Always wanted to learn?

Love to play bridge?
Contract bridge, a card game with a reputation for complexity, is gaining popularity in many communities in schools around the country. Even elementary groups are forming with great success. Research shows that kids who play games learn faster.
Teaching people of all ages to think methodically and logically, while learning communication skills is a bonus!

Throw out your preconceived notions and learn together.

No partner necessary! Absolute Beginner to well-seasoned welcome! The more players, the more everyone will learn.


Wednesday, July 9.
Wednesday, July 23
6 PM


Paws-to-Read July: Stella wants you

Stella in the Snow
Stella the therapy poodle at Round Lake Library

Stella is the Therapy Dog at Round Lake Library

Paws a while and read to Stella!

Stella is a certified therapy dog and would love to have children come and read to her!  All reading levels welcome!

Bring your favorite book or borrow one from the library.

Stella can’t wait to see you!


Saturday, July 19. 11AM-12PM

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