Have some neat antiques in your house that you’ve always been curious about? Perhaps an old clock? A painting? A favorite chair? Teapot? Vase? Comic Book? Jewlery? Toy? Watch? Our Antique Appraisal Day is coming up on June 8th from 9am-1pm at the Harmony House Market Place. Sponsored by the Friends of the Cohoes Public Library, antique experts Dennis Holzman and Mark Lawson will be available to provide oral antique appraisals for $5.00 per appraisal. All proceeds go to benefit the Library.
The Cohoes Public Library Board of Trustees will hold their monthly meeting on Monday, June 3rd at 6:30pm in the Library. This meeting is open to the public.
Since 1962, P D James has been the gold standard for mystery writers. Come and explore her original Adam Dalgliesh stories with “Cover Her Face” and “A Mind to Murder” at the Cohoes Public Library’s Mystery Book Club on June 19th at 10:30am. The Baroness better known as P D James has won numerous awards, been inducted into the International Crime Writers Hall of Fame and writes from her 30 yrs. experience in the British Civil Service. Share your thoughts on June 19th. Updated info at http://www.
The Half Moon Button Club will be displaying a collection of buttons & offer a talk on the historical significance of these often over looked items. Buttons are taken for granted, until they fall off, but there has been a resurgence in interest in these intriguing accessories. Kathy Arbogast, President of the Half Moon Button Club of the Capital District, now celebrating its 70th anniversary, will speak on May 15 at 6 pm at the Cohoes Public Library. The display will run throughout May. Updated information can be found at www.CohoesPublicLibrary.org.
The Friends of the Cohoes Public Library will be holding their annual Bake, Bloom and Book Sale on May 18, 2013 from 9 am – 2 pm at the Cohoes Public Library at 169 Mohawk Street, Cohoes. This poplar event, along with selling beautiful locally grown plants and delicious homemade baked goods, will feature a book sale and will be held rain or shine. Updates and additional information may be obtained by calling the library at 235-2570.
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