Downtown Block Party
July 19, 12:00-5:00pm
Fun family activities for the whole community put on by the library, Community Youth Center, and St. Marks & St. Johns Lutheran Church.
Free hotdogs by Brotherhood Antiques made possible by Lentz and Betz Funeral Home
BJ the Clown twisting balloons for all ages made possible by
Houghtaling and Smith Funeral Home
Family folk songs with Laura Gagnon
Zumbathon in the museum's Great Hall with the Canajoharie Fitness center's Kim Hayes
Tour a real fire truck in our parking lot
Dinosaur BBQ to benefit the church. Pulled pork sandwiches, potatoes, beans, slaw and dessert. $12.50 advanced tickets for sale at the library, church, and Brotherhood Antiques.
Non-Fiction Book Club
Wednesday, July 16, 7:00pm
Note date change
Discussion of the book Team of Rivals:The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln. Fresh insights into Lincoln's leadership style and his deep understanding of human behavior and motivation. Goodwin makes the case for Lincoln's political genius by examining his relationships with three men he selected for his cabinet, all of whom were opponents for the Republican nomination in 1860: William H. Seward, Salmon P. Chase, and Edward Bates.
New readers always welcome! Copies of the book availible at the library desk.