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The Friends of Cohoes Public Library Presents the 2016 Autumn Affair on November 6th. Make your reservations now.

autumn-affair-2016Join the Friends of the Cohoes Public Library on November 6th, from 12-3pm, at the Cohoes Senior Center for the 27th Annual Autumn Affair. Reservation can be made at the Cohoes Public Library. Cost per seat is $28. Please make your reservations by October 31st, 2016.

Social Hour begins at 12pm with lunch served at 1pm. Albany Senior Services is doing the catering – a buffet featuring chicken piccata, vegetable lasagna, salad, rice pilaf, veggies, and dessert. Coffee & tea will be provided. Wine, beer, and soda is available for purchase from the seniors and entertainment is provided by Sonny and Perley.  See you there!





Finishing off our trifecta off Halloween movies is the new Ghostbusters. Join us on Wednesday, October 26th at 6:00pm. Following a ghost invasion of Manhattan, paranormal enthusiasts Erin Gilbert and Abby Yates, nuclear engineer Jillian Holtzmann, and subway worker Patty Tolan band together to stop the otherworldly threat. – This film runs for 116 minutes, and is rated PG-13. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Antiques Appraisal to Benefit Cohoes Library

On October 29, the Cohoes Flea Market at 103 Remsen St., will sponsor well-known antiques dealer, Dennis Holzman, ( Holzman Antiques ) to appraise items, especially rare books, autographs, paintings, prints, gold, silver, glass, china, and a whole range of decorative accessories. The event will be from 2 – 4 pm and there is a $5 fee per item (limit of 3 items) with all proceeds to benefit the Friends of the Cohoes Public Library. This is one of many events celebrating the Harvest Fest in Cohoes on that Saturday.

Who believes in the Great Pumpkin?







Come join us on Wednesday, October 19th at 6:30pm as we join Charlie Brown, Linus, Lucy, Snoopy and the rest of the gang as we show It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown. This film runs for 25 minutes, and children must be accompanied by an adult.

Halloween is coming up so check out these great movies we’ll be showing in October!


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The Library will be closed on October 10th for Columbus Day

The Library will be closed on October 10th  for Columbus Day. The Library will reopen on October 11th at 10am.


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