Upcoming programs for June 4-15

hoopla is now available at the Loudonville Public Library

hoopla is a digital service that allows patrons to download movies, music, audiobooks, television shows and more to computers, tablets or phones. Materials can be downloaded for viewing later, no streaming necessary and all you need is a library card. Go to hoopladigital.com and set up an account today. Patrons are limited to five titles per month.

New library hours

The library is now open Monday through Thursday from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. On Friday and Saturday, the library is open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Free summer lunch

Tuesday-Thursday June 5-Aug. 9, 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Kids ages infant to 18 years old can have a free nutritious lunch three days a week. The library will serve lunch in the library lower level rain or shine.

Family Storytime

Tuesdays, June 5, 12, 19 and 26 at 10:30 a.m.

Join us for storytime to engage in stories, songs, fingerplays and crafts. Caregivers need to be present the entire time.

Summer Reading Program 2018 Libraries Rock!

Runs May 25 to July 14

Dust off those old saddle shoe and burn rubber to the library for loads of programs, prizes and reading fun. Babies to seniors can get cranked up and join this year’s program. It’s not too late for you to sign-up for Libraries Rock!

Star Wars Party

Monday, June 4 at 6 p.m.

Calling all Jedi! Join the library as your favorite Star Wars characters kick off summer reading. Do you have what it takes to fight the evil and defend the force?

Coding with Music

June 5-7 from noon to 3 p.m.

Learn to code in Scratch! Tweens and Teens will combine music and computer programming to create their own interactive dance program. Scratch is free online, with over 100 customizable activities, so participants will be able to use their new skills at home. You must be able to come all three days and sign-up is required. Grades 5-12 only.

Perler Beads

Thursday, June 7 from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.

Come and make whatever design you like using a multitude of different colored beads. Open to kids in grades 1-6.

Music in the Park with Matt Young

Saturday, June 9 from 2 to 3:30 p.m.

Bring blankets or chairs and join us in the park for free popcorn and music from the ’50s and ’60s, as only Matt Young can perform. Should the weather require it, we will move this concert to the library’s lower level.

Rock Painting

Monday, June 11 at 6 p.m.

Join the new craze of decorating rocks then hiding them for others to find. This family-friendly rock painting is fun for everyone. We will supply rocks and painting supplies, you supply the creativity. If you prefer, feel free to bring your own clean rocks.

Teen Nerf

Tuesday, June 12 from 6 to 8 p.m.

Do you have what it takes to become the Nerf Master? Teens will compete in multiple challenges to see who will take home the trophy. Sign-up is required. Grades 7-12 only.


Tuesday, June 12 at 10 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m. or 3 p.m.

Have you ever needed just a little help with technology? Sign-up for an hour long one-on-one session on a subject of your choice. When signing up please be specific so that you can get the most out of your session and remember that not all subjects will be possible.

Glow Dance

Thursday, June 14 from 4 to 5:30 p.m.

We’re taking normal dances to the next level by making it a glow-in-the-dark dance. Each participant will receive a glow necklace and bracelet to use during the party. Feel free to dress in glow-in-the-dark attire or in anything that lights-up. Open to kids in grades 1-6. Adult Book Discussion

Friday, June 15 at 11 a.m.

This month’s book is "Being Elvis: A Lonely Life" by Ray Connolly. This book can be picked up at the circulation desk. New members are always welcome, so come and enjoy coffee, snacks and lively conversation.