The Greenwood Lake Public Library, located at 79 Waterstone Rd. in Greenwood Lake NY, will present an exhibit of works by artist and designer Cathe Linton during the month of May. Cathe previously owned the Linton Designs/Kokopelli Native American Jewelry Store on Main St. in Warwick.
Her solo art show in Warwick last fall was entitled “Wall Art and Mobiles” and featured landscapes and still lifes in pastel as well as articulated paper puppets. The current show in Greenwood Lake will feature watercolor, pastels and pencil drawings.
The G.L. Library will present a Teen Volunteer Night Meeting and Orientation for this year’s “Libraries Rock” summer reading program as well as music, storytime for ages birth to five years old, and planting programs for children ages two to nine.
Children’s librarian Ms. Erin will meet on Wed., Apr. 25 from 5 to 6 p.m. with teen volunteers to explain rules, regulations, expectations, and paperwork involved in earning hours for the upcoming season.
Teen orientation sessions will be held daily from Wed., Jun. 27 through Fri., Jun. 29 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. During these sessions participants will decorate and prepare for the summer programming that will begin the following week.
Melinda’s Music & Storytime Return
For the library’s younger patrons, Melinda’s Music will return on Fri., Apr. 27 and Fri., May 25 from 10:30 to 11:15 a.m. Melinda Burgard brings her love of music and expertise in musical therapy for children newborn to five years old.
Storytime will also continue through April and May with Pajama Storytime on Wed. nights for ages one to pre-K from 6:30 to 7:15 p.m. There will be no Storytime on Wed., May 2.
Daytime Storytime will be held on Thurs. from 11 to 11:45 a.m. for children two and under; from 1 to 1:45 p.m. for four and five year olds; and on Fri. from 1 to 1:45 p.m. for two to three year olds.
Butterfly Garden & Gifts for Mom
Ms. Erin will guide children through the basics of gardening on Sat., May 12 as they help her plant the library’s butterfly garden. The first session will be held from 11 a.m. to 12 noon for children from ages two to five and the second session will be held from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. for children from ages six to nine.
There will be a special Mother’s Day project to work on and bring home as part of the day’s activities. This program will also provide another opportunity for volunteers from ages 10 to 17 to sign-up and assist the little ones.
Pre-registration for Library programs is required to guarantee admission. To register, stop in to the Library; call 477-8377, ext. 101; or visit www.gwllibrary.org.