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Library hours = 1-4 PM today 1:00 pm
Library hours = 1-4 PM today
Dec 2 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Due to the inclement weather, the library will ONLY be open from 1 – 4 PM today. If you cannot make it in, and have materials due, no worries. We will take care of it.
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Drop-in computer help 5:00 pm
Drop-in computer help
Dec 3 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Community member Noah Spivak has offered his expertise to our library patrons and will be available to answer computer questions on Tuesday evenings from 5 – 7. Mr. Spivak is able to help people find answers to all types of general computer questions, and can help people with computer repair issues. Please stop by the[...]
Knitting Group 5:30 pm
Knitting Group
Dec 3 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
This will be an informal group, with no instruction beyond peer support.
Library Board meeting – open to the public 6:30 pm
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Scrabblers 10:00 am
Scrabblers
Dec 4 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Scrabblers meet weekly on Wednesdays at 10 AM. Open to all. Boards are always available. Contact Anita Witten at 854-3238 for details.
Story Time! 10:30 am
Story Time!
Dec 4 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Join us Wednesday mornings at 10:30 for Story Time @ Bancroft Library! Bring your babies, toddlers, and preschoolers in for a fun story time and craft each Wednesday morning. It’s a great opportunity for caregivers to socialize, too! Story time will follow the school calendar, so if there is a vacation or snow day, we[...]
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Info & Referral Services 5:00 pm
Info & Referral Services
Dec 5 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Drop in hours for learning about community resources that may be available to help with a wide variety of issues. Private and confidential. FREE. The goal is to connect people with existing community services that can help with challenges they may be facing. Information about services will be offered, as well as assistance in sorting[...]
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LEGO Club 2:30 pm
LEGO Club @ Bancroft Public Library/Proudfit Hall
Dec 6 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Love to build? Join us every Friday afternoon from 2:30 – 3:30 for LEGO fun!Challenges/building inspiration each weekFree and open to allNo registration requiredAll ages welcome (under 7 accompanied by an adult, please)Duplo Lego will be available for the littlest builders
Teens Takeover the Library 6:00 pm
Teens Takeover the Library
Dec 6 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
When the library closes for the day…Teens Takeover the Library! First Friday nights from 6 – 8 PM. For ages 12 and up. There will be food, games, movies, computer access. This program is FREE thanks to the Friends of the Bancroft Library. Questions? Email slm-director@sals.edu
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Chess Club 10:00 am
Chess Club
Dec 7 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Chess Club meets on Saturdays from 10 AM – 1 PM. All skill levels are welcome, even beginners. Boards are always available during library hours.
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Book Club 2:00 pm
Book Club
Dec 10 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
 
Drop-in computer help 5:00 pm
Drop-in computer help
Dec 10 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Community member Noah Spivak has offered his expertise to our library patrons and will be available to answer computer questions on Tuesday evenings from 5 – 7. Mr. Spivak is able to help people find answers to all types of general computer questions, and can help people with computer repair issues. Please stop by the[...]
Knitting Group 5:30 pm
Knitting Group
Dec 10 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
This will be an informal group, with no instruction beyond peer support.
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Scrabblers 10:00 am
Scrabblers
Dec 11 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Scrabblers meet weekly on Wednesdays at 10 AM. Open to all. Boards are always available. Contact Anita Witten at 854-3238 for details.
Story Time! 10:30 am
Story Time!
Dec 11 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Join us Wednesday mornings at 10:30 for Story Time @ Bancroft Library! Bring your babies, toddlers, and preschoolers in for a fun story time and craft each Wednesday morning. It’s a great opportunity for caregivers to socialize, too! Story time will follow the school calendar, so if there is a vacation or snow day, we[...]
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Info & Referral Services 5:00 pm
Info & Referral Services
Dec 12 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Drop in hours for learning about community resources that may be available to help with a wide variety of issues. Private and confidential. FREE. The goal is to connect people with existing community services that can help with challenges they may be facing. Information about services will be offered, as well as assistance in sorting[...]
Adult Craft Night! 6:00 pm
Adult Craft Night!
Dec 12 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Monthly on the second Thursday the library offers an Adult Craft Night! Take a break from holiday hectic-ness…Sip a hot beverage, visit with friends, sing along with carols, and leave with a new decoration! Join us for a holiday craft night: A simple folding project, resulting in a tree that can be embellished as much[...]
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LEGO Club 2:30 pm
LEGO Club @ Bancroft Public Library/Proudfit Hall
Dec 13 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Love to build? Join us every Friday afternoon from 2:30 – 3:30 for LEGO fun!Challenges/building inspiration each weekFree and open to allNo registration requiredAll ages welcome (under 7 accompanied by an adult, please)Duplo Lego will be available for the littlest builders
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Chess Club 10:00 am
Chess Club
Dec 14 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Chess Club meets on Saturdays from 10 AM – 1 PM. All skill levels are welcome, even beginners. Boards are always available during library hours.
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Drop-in computer help 5:00 pm
Drop-in computer help
Dec 17 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Community member Noah Spivak has offered his expertise to our library patrons and will be available to answer computer questions on Tuesday evenings from 5 – 7. Mr. Spivak is able to help people find answers to all types of general computer questions, and can help people with computer repair issues. Please stop by the[...]
Knitting Group 5:30 pm
Knitting Group
Dec 17 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
This will be an informal group, with no instruction beyond peer support.
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Scrabblers 10:00 am
Scrabblers
Dec 18 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Scrabblers meet weekly on Wednesdays at 10 AM. Open to all. Boards are always available. Contact Anita Witten at 854-3238 for details.
Story Time! 10:30 am
Story Time!
Dec 18 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Join us Wednesday mornings at 10:30 for Story Time @ Bancroft Library! Bring your babies, toddlers, and preschoolers in for a fun story time and craft each Wednesday morning. It’s a great opportunity for caregivers to socialize, too! Story time will follow the school calendar, so if there is a vacation or snow day, we[...]
Washington County Office for the Aging Luncheon 12:00 pm
Washington County Office for the Aging Luncheon @ Bancroft Public Library/Proudfit Hall
Dec 18 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Join the Washington County Office for the Aging for a “Pop-Up” Luncheon Programming to be determined RESERVATIONS REQUIRED! Please contact Elizabeth for a reservation at least a day in advance: 518-746-2420 x3440 All events are $3.00 suggested donation for 60 and over. Under 60 is a cost of $5.00.
Caregiving and the Holidays 2:00 pm
Caregiving and the Holidays
Dec 18 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Free education and training program for caregivers of people with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias. Call Stacey Barcomb to register or for more information. (518) 832-4992. This program is supported by a grant from the New York State Department of Health.
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Info & Referral Services 5:00 pm
Info & Referral Services
Dec 19 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Drop in hours for learning about community resources that may be available to help with a wide variety of issues. Private and confidential. FREE. The goal is to connect people with existing community services that can help with challenges they may be facing. Information about services will be offered, as well as assistance in sorting[...]
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LEGO Club 2:30 pm
LEGO Club @ Bancroft Public Library/Proudfit Hall
Dec 20 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Love to build? Join us every Friday afternoon from 2:30 – 3:30 for LEGO fun!Challenges/building inspiration each weekFree and open to allNo registration requiredAll ages welcome (under 7 accompanied by an adult, please)Duplo Lego will be available for the littlest builders
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Chess Club 10:00 am
Chess Club
Dec 21 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Chess Club meets on Saturdays from 10 AM – 1 PM. All skill levels are welcome, even beginners. Boards are always available during library hours.
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Info & Referral Services 5:00 pm
Info & Referral Services
Dec 26 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Drop in hours for learning about community resources that may be available to help with a wide variety of issues. Private and confidential. FREE. The goal is to connect people with existing community services that can help with challenges they may be facing. Information about services will be offered, as well as assistance in sorting[...]
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LEGO Club 2:30 pm
LEGO Club @ Bancroft Public Library/Proudfit Hall
Dec 27 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Love to build? Join us every Friday afternoon from 2:30 – 3:30 for LEGO fun!Challenges/building inspiration each weekFree and open to allNo registration requiredAll ages welcome (under 7 accompanied by an adult, please)Duplo Lego will be available for the littlest builders
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Chess Club 10:00 am
Chess Club
Dec 28 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Chess Club meets on Saturdays from 10 AM – 1 PM. All skill levels are welcome, even beginners. Boards are always available during library hours.
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