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REGULAR HOURS

(September - June)

MONDAY 1:00 pm-9:00 pm
TUESDAY 10:00 am-9:00 pm
WEDNESDAY 10:00 am-5:30 pm
THURSDAY 10:00 am-9:00 pm
FRIDAY 10:00 am-5:30 pm
SATURDAY 10:00 am-5:00 pm
SUNDAY 1:00 pm-5:00 pm

Summer hours will go into effect after July 4th

Holidays
The library is closed on all legal holidays, including Christmas Eve, but it is open on Election Day.


JUNE 23 | SUMMER READING GAME KICK-OFF

Up in Arms Presents “Musical Monsters”

The Croton Free Library kicks-off its 2018 Summer Reading Game with “Musical Monsters,” presented by Up in Arms. Starring sweet and funny puppets, the show follows the quest of Melvin the monster for the confidence to pass the test for his screamer’s license. Melvin’s friend Red the rat narrates Melvin’s journey to tap into his monster intelligence. while teaching the audience about the various music styles from rock to country, classical, jazz, Latin, pop, and Broadway standards. Entertaining for the entire family, “Musical Monsters” is an excellent start to this year’s Summer Reading Game, with its theme “Libraries Rock.” Youngsters are invited to sign up for the Library’s Summer Reading Game which runs from June 23 to August 18. During the summer, children share their reading to earn prizes, drop in for crafts, watch movies, play bingo and lots more.
Saturday, June 23, 11:00 a.m.


JULY 14 | FAMILY PROGRAM

Sciencetellers Presents “Wild West: The Mystery of the Golden Piano”

Sciencetellers offers a classic, action-packed western with “notes” of science. Journey to the Wild West, where a legendary bank-robbing outlaw is back in town, about to strike again! After the Sheriff mysteriously vanishes, two youngsters must foil the great heist — but not before stopping a runaway train, escaping from an abandoned mine shaft, and discovering how a mysterious piano can play an “instrumental” part in putting a rotten cowboy back behind bars. Throughout this adventure story, audience members explore the fascinating science behind chemical reactions, acids and bases, combustion, air pressure, inertia and more. Ideal for grades K through 5.
Saturday, July 14, 11:00 a.m.


JULY 28 | FAMILY WORKSHOP

“Uke from Scratch” with Wendy Matthews

The ukulele is hot right now! If you’re one of the many people who thought you would like to give this friendly little instrument a try, this workshop is for you. Complete beginners learn simple tunes, basic chords and techniques in an hour-and-a-half session. Ukulele performer and teacher Wendy Matthews leads this workshop with her collection of loaner ukes available for use. Great fun for all ages: adults, seniors and kids ages 8 and up. Registration required. Register in person or by phone (914-271-6612) during library hours.
Saturday, July 28, 1:00 to 2:30 p.m.


Exhibitions

Summer Dreams

Sharon Kullberg
Lavinia Wiggins

exhibit their paintings relating to the sights of sunlit days,
and walks in the woods

Artist’s Reception: Sunday, May 6, 2:00-4:00pm

On Display May 1 - June 29