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Rainy Day Movies

Outdoor plans ruined by rain?

Need to escape the heat in our air conditioning?

Drop in any time we don’t have another program, and ask us to start a movie for you!

Due to licensing restrictions, a selection is available at the front desk.

@Both Branches
All Summer!

SPAC Discount for Library Patrons

Use your library card and save 20% on select performances at Saratoga Performing Arts Center this summer!

Visit spac.org/library for shows, and use the first 5 digits of your library card number as your promo code!

This offer is good for all cardholder in the Southern Adirondack Library System, Mohawk Valley Library System, and Capital District Library System.

Visit the Hyde Collection Art Museum

The Round Lake Library and the Round Lake Malta Branch offer FREE passes for four to the Hyde Collection. Passes can be checked out for one week on your library card. See more about the collection at Hydecollection.org. That’s the power of your library card!


Upstate New York’s Best Kept Secret: The Hyde Collection

In the wilds of Glens Falls, NY lives a surprising collection of fine and decorative art.

 

Founded by Louis and Charlotte Hyde, the collection contains historic furniture, books, paintings, sculptures and pottery. Now expanded with many modern additions, the museum, while relatively small and “off the beaten track” contains an impressive and broad collection including Italian Renaissance and eighteenth-century French antiques.

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Some of the artists include:

  • Botticelli
  • El Greco
  • van Dyck
  • Ingres
  • Raphael
  • Rembrandt
  • Rubens
  • Tintoretto
  • Cézanne
  • Degas
  • Matisse
  • Picasso
  • Renoir, and
  • van Gogh

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In addition, works by important American artists include:

  • Eakins
  • Childe
  • Hassam
  • Winslow Homer
  • Ryder and
  • Whistler

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