Easy Breezy Winter Reading Club
January 3 to March 19, 2023
Escape to paradise with a good book.
Read your way to fun and prizes!
Read/listen to a book and fill out a rating form to win gift cards.

Movie Matinee
Top Gun: Maverick
Saturday, January 7 at 1:30 PM
(PG-13) Action/Adventure, 2hr.
After more than 30 years of service as one of the Navy's top aviators, Pete "Maverick" Mitchell (Tom Cruise) is where he belongs, pushing the envelope as a courageous test pilot and dodging the advancement in rank that would ground him.
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Nostalgic NY: The 1950’s, 1960’s & 1970’s
(A Virtual Tour)
Wednesday, January 11 at 7 PM

Go back in time and explore NYC with tour guides Susan and Arthur Zuckerman. This program is on Zoom.

Just Desserts Mystery Book Club
with host Dina Rosco at 2 PM
Wednesday, January 18:
The Last Thing He Told Me by Laura Dave

Movie Matinee:
Saturday, January 21 at 1:30 PM
(PG-13) Bio./Drama, 2 hr. 39 Min.

The film explores the life and music of Elvis Presley (Austin Butler), seen through the prism of his complicated relationship with his enigmatic manager, Colonel Tom Parker (Tom Hanks). The story delves into the complex dynamic between Presley and Parker spanning over 20 years. Click here to register.

Amethyst Pendant Necklace -
Take & Make
Pick-up Date: Wednesday, January 25
Create an eye catching gemstone necklace with an amethyst pendant and beads. This kit was made by Karen Valido. Registration begins January 11.

Sammy Davis Jr. - A Virtual Presentation
Friday, February 3 at 2 PM

Sammy Davis Jr. was a dynamic performer who defied racial barriers and rose to stardom. Discover how he became a show business legend with entertainment historian John Kenrick. This is a Zoom program.

Movie Matinee:
Where the Crawdads Sing
Saturday, February 4 at 1:30 PM
(PG-13) Mystery/Thriller, 2 hr.

Kya, is an abandoned young girl and raises herself to adulthood in the dangerous marshlands of North Carolina. For years, rumors of the "Marsh Girl" haunted Barkley Cove, isolating the sharp and resilient Kya from her community. Drawn to two young men from town, Kya opens herself to a new and startling world; but when one of them is found dead, she is immediately cast by the community as the main suspect. 
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Just Desserts Mystery Book Club
with host Dina Rosco at 2 PM

Wednesday, February 15:
The Perfect Couple
by Elin Hilderbrand

Movie Matinee:
The Cave Rescue
Saturday, February 18 at 1:30 PM

(PG-13) Adventure/Drama/
Thriller, 1 hr. 40 min.

Based on the true nail-biting mission that captivated the world. An international team of elite divers is mobilized to rescue a boys soccer team trapped in a cave by rising floodwaters.  Patrons will pick the March 18th movie. Click here to register.

Something New -
Historical Fiction Book Club
with host Susan Ferber

Wednesday, February 22 at 6:30 PM

Join us for dessert and a lively discussion of the book
The Only Woman in the Room by Marie Benedict.
Registration is required.

A Matter of Balance Fall Prevention Program (8 Weeks)
Wednesdays, March 1 - April 19,
10 AM to 12 PM
(Snow date: April 26)
This FREE award-winning fall-prevention program meets for two hours, once a week for eight weeks. Learn to reduce your fear and risk of falling, increase your flexibility, strength and balance with appropriate exercises. Registration is required.

Using Annuals and Perennials in the Garden

March 1 at 6:30 PM

Learn how to use annuals and perennials to create a beautiful garden that will bloom all season long from a Master Gardener from Cornell Cooperative Extension of Rockland County. Registration for this in-person program begins February 15.

Irish Music Concert
Friday, March 3 at 2 PM
Join us for a live musical performance with traditional Irish fiddler Brian Conway. Registration begins February 17.

Movie Matinee:
Knives Out
Saturday, March 4 at 1:30 PM
(PG-13) 2 hr.

When renowned crime novelist Harlan Thrombey (Christopher Plummer) is found dead at his estate after his 85th birthday, the inquisitive and debonair Detective Benoit Blanc (Daniel Craig) is mysteriously enlisted to investigate. From Harlan’s dysfunctional family to his devoted staff, Blanc sifts through a web of red herrings and self-serving lies to uncover the truth behind Harlan’s untimely death. Click here to register.

Three Visionary Women/
3 Great Museums
Friday, March 10 at 2 PM

Trace the steps three remarkable women: Isabella Stewart-Gardner, Helene Kroller-Muller & Peggy Guggenheim took to amass three of the most important collections of art in the world. They built the museums to hold their treasures. Take a virtual journey and see some amazing paintings with art history lecturer Janet Mandel. This presentation is on Zoom.

Defensive Driving Class
Saturday, March 11 from
10:15 AM to 4:45 PM

Registration begins online on Tuesday. February 7 at 10 AM.
Must pre-pay two weeks prior $30 in cash or check made out to
“Ian Prastien” (instructor). If you have not prepaid, your seat will be given to the next person on the waiting list. You must stay for the entire class. No refunds. If we have a waiting list, we will try to find a replacement for your spot.

Just Desserts Mystery Book Club
with host Dina Rosco
Wednesday, March 15:
A Duty to the Dead
by Charles Todd

Water Wise Landscapes - A Virtual Presentation
Friday, March 17
at 2 PM

Learn the technique of creating a low maintenance and water wise landscape with a Master Gardener from Cornell Cooperative Extension of Rockland. This program is on Zoom. Click here to register.

Movie Matinee: Patron’s Pick
Saturday, March 18 at 1:30 PM
Movie Buffs who attended the Feb. 18 film showing voted for the movie shown today. Call the library to find out what movie was selected. Registration is required.

Spring Landscape
Wednesday, March 22
at 6:30 PM
Create a beautiful landscape with perspective using chalk pastels with instructor Frann. Registration for this in-person program begins on March 8.

NYS Tax Info- New York State website that includes tax forms and directions.

Federal Tax Info-
Federal website that includes tax forms and directions.

Magazines and  Databases
Includes over 35 databases and can be accessed either by a title list or by subject, such as Business; Science and Health; Literature; and Students.

Local History Information

Includes information on Historic landmarks in West Nyack; highlights of the Local History Collection; and Local History Internet Resources and Databases.