Old Home Days at the Library

On Saturday, July 29, Old Home Day, the New Woodstock Free Library will be open from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. with activities inside and out. Inside, there’ll be face painting and crafts for kids, an educational astronomy exhibit, plus an exhibit and sale of paintings by Agnes Elliott.

Outside there will be local craft vendors and at 1:30 p.m., a bicycle repair workshop. Wagon rides sponsored by the library and the historical society will start from the historical society depot from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

The exhibit and sale of paintings by 99-year-old Elliott will mirror a similar display of Elliott’s work at the Historical Society Depot. Agnes started painting at 70, which earned her the nickname “Grandma Moses” from her husband Jack.

A schedule of events is available online at https://www.facebook.com/oldhomedaysnewwoodstock and at the library and the Station Store.

For more information about these and other programs call 315-662-3134 or visit the library’s web page at www.midyorklib.org/newwoodstock.

All exhibits and presentations at the library are free and open to the public.

The New Woodstock Free Library is located at 2106 Main St. (Route 13) in the hamlet of New Woodstock. The library is air conditioned.

The library is open Monday through Friday 1 to 5 p.m.Monday and Wednesday evenings 7 to 9 p.m. and Saturdays from 10 until 1. The library is also open whenever the blue library symbol flag is flying out front.

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