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Library Director Hilary Virgil Deskiewicz

Tuesday, Nov. 28, at 10:30 a.m. – Story Time
Story Time for babies, toddlers and preschoolers with their care givers. We look forward to hosting these early childhood education opportunities each Tuesday morning through the end of July!

Friday, Dec. 1, at 4 p.m. – Art Reception for Thomas Schmitt
Tom’s paintings are bold, colorful, and vibrant! His subjects and style meld prehistoric and contemporary aesthetics into a quirky, stunning display of talent and vision.  Refreshments will be provided by the Friends of the Library.

Friday, Dec. 1, at 5:15 p.m. – Cooking By The Book Potluck Dinner
Sign-up in advance for our Cooking By The Book event. Stop by the front desk at the Library to pick a recipe from our featured cookbook—One Dish Meals, The Easy Way. Participants are invited to join us for a potluck dinner at the Library, before heading out to the Village Green for the “Night of Lights.”

Do you like to try new recipes? Enjoy coming together for food and fellowship with friends? Then you’ll love our Cooking By the Book Club! Stop by the front desk at the Library to pick a recipe from our featured cookbook—One Dish Meals, The Easy Way. Write your name and phone number on a post-it and stick it to that recipe. Then have fun cooking!

Bring your dish to the potluck at the Library on Friday, Dec. 1, at 5:15 p.m., and we’ll all share a meal together celebrating recipes from this cookbook. The Friends of the Library will provide paper products, flatware, and beverages. Bon appetite!

Save the date for an evening downtown on Friday, Dec. 1. Join us at the Hamilton Public Library for a reception at 4 p.m. to celebrate the artwork of Thomas Schmitt. Tom’s paintings are bold, colorful, and vibrant! His subjects and style meld prehistoric and contemporary aesthetics into a quirky, stunning display of talent and vision.

Sign-up in advance for our Cooking By The Book event; participants are invited to join us for a potluck dinner at the Library at 5:15 p.m., before heading out to the Village Green for the “Night of Lights”–and lighting of the Village Christmas Tree.

Additional information about Library resources, programs and policies, as well as access to our online services, is available through the Library website http://midyorklib.org/hamilton/. From the website, you can also sign up for our listserv and Wowbrary notices to receive emails about general Library news and newly added materials in our collections! Follow us on Facebook for up-to-date information about programs, special events, and other general Library-related information: http://www.facebook.com/HPL.books.

The Library is normally open Monday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Visit or call the Library (315) 824-3060 during these hours for assistance. The book drop at the front of the building is always available for your convenience.

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