Join us this week for some great activities at the library. As always, APL programs are free and open to the public. For more information, please call the host library. A full schedule is available on our online calendar or in the program guide.
Here are a few of this week’s activities:
MONDAY, FEB. 11
+ Adults learn techniques for writing their own memoirs in “With Pen in Hand,” an interactive workshop by local poet/author Paul Lamar from 1:30 to 3 pm at the Howe Branch.
TUESDAY, FEB. 12
+ “Research in Terrorist Organizations” is the topic of a talk by University at Albany Prof. Victor Asal at 12:15 pm at the Main Library. Asal is a faculty expert on terrorism and homeland security.
+ The library’s Board of Trustees meets at 5:30 pm at the Pine Hills Branch.
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 13
+ The African American Literature and Culture Discussion Group meets at the Howe Branch from 6 to 7:30 pm led by University at Albany Prof. Derik Smith.
THURSDAY, FEB. 14
+ Kids ages five and older make Valentine’s Day crafts at the North Albany Branch from 3 to 5 pm.
+ It’s After-School Story Time at the Delaware Branch at 4 pm for kids in kindergarten through third grade.
FRIDAY, FEB. 15
+ The Bach Branch hosts “Just for Teens” after school crafts, games, and more at 4 pm.
+ Enjoy a live jazz performance by Rena Graf and Azaam Hameed at the Delaware Branch at 5 pm.
SATURDAY, FEB. 16
+ It’s Super Refund Saturday at the Main Library from 10 am til 3 pm. Volunteers from KeyBank will be on hand to provide free income tax preparation services for people whose household income is $51,000 or less. Assistance is on a first-come, first-served basis. For more information, please call the Main Library Reference Department at 427-4303.
+ Enjoy a live musical performance by Michael Roach at the Pine Hills Branch at 2 pm.