Highland Public Library

Upcoming Events

Oct 21
Starts at 10:15 AM
Seniors
Ulster County Office for the Aging is offering Free, Individual Medicare Counseling at Highland Public Library, 14 Elting Place, Highland, NY During the annual MEDICARE Open Enrollment period (Oct.15- Dec. 7)
 Medicare recipients can: ? Change from Original Medicare to a Medicare Advantage Plan ? Switch or drop a Medicare Advantage Plan ? Join, switch or drop a Medicare Prescription Drug Plan 
If you are happy with how you currently receive your Medicare Coverage there is no need to do anything
Beginning at 10:15 am With Jay Hochstadt By appointment ONLY! Call Office for Aging to make your Appointment 845-340-3456 Remember to bring your Medicare card and your list of medications
Oct 21
Starts at 11:00 AM
Cultural
Come join us for music, movement, a story, parachute fun, and a craft!  Registration required and will begin 30 days prior to event!  First preference will be given to those residing in the Highland Central School District.  
Oct 21
Starts at 1:00 PM
Adult
A disability should not prevent anyone from using the services of the library. Library For All is an adaptive program designed for the needs of adults with developmental, intellectual, physical and cognitive disabilities.  Join us for various games, crafts and activities. Please call the library for more information and registration.
Oct 22
Starts at 1:00 PM
Adult
Tai Chi Easy is a simple form of mind-body, self-care designed to strengthen the body's own healing forces. It requires no equipment or special clothing and can be done nearly anywhere.  Instructor: Caroline Hopenwasser
Oct 22
Starts at 6:30 PM
Craft | Teen | Tween
We will be drawing the specific picture (see below) or drawing something similar to it
Oct 23
Starts at 10:30 AM
Story Hour
Join us as we enter the world of literacy by exploring stories, counting rhymes, songs, activities, a fun craft and playtime.  Registration is required.  Register once for the entire fall session!  Please note.... *first preference will be given to those residing in the Highland Central School District*
Oct 23
Starts at 11:30 AM
Story Hour
Join us as we enter the world of literacy by exploring stories, counting rhymes, songs, activities, a fun craft and playtime.  Registration is required.  Register once for the entire fall session!  Please note.... first preference will be given to those residing in the Highland Central School District.  
Oct 23
Starts at 2:00 PM
Adult | Tech
Need help setting up an email, creating or editing documents, browsing the internet, or just using the computer in general? Sign up for a one-on-one session of computer help. **Registration is required**.

Schedule is as follows: 
Oct. 2nd - Social Media
Oct. 9th- Open Session 
Oct. 16th-  Understanding Library Apps (Hoopla, Kanopy)
Oct. 23rd- Open Session
Oct. 30th- Understanding Library Apps (Overdrive, Libby)
Oct 23
Starts at 6:00 PM
Adult | Craft | Seniors
No plastic bags, no problem! Ulster County recently banned plastic bags, so come to the library and make your own reusable bag for shopping. 
Oct 23
Starts at 6:00 PM
Adult
Join us monthly on the fourth Wednesday of every month. Please call the library to get information on the most recent book to be discussed. For October we are reading - The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein

Pages

Reading Corner

October 2019 Staff Picks

I Found You
One Day in December
Pillars of the Earth

New York Times Bestsellers

Hardcover Nonfiction

BLOWOUT
TALKING TO STRANGERS
WITCH HUNT

Hardcover Fiction

THE 19TH CHRISTMAS
WHERE THE CRAWDADS SING
WHAT HAPPENS IN PARADISE

Featured Resource

RBDigital-videos and more


RBDigital
 streaming video service provides access to AcornTV, Great Courses, IndieFlix,Qello, Method Test Prep, and more. Each library card gets 2 weeks unlimited use per month. Use in one channel or 2.

RBDigital includes access to e- magazines and comics. It features full-color, digital editions for instant desktop reading, mobile streaming, and mobile-app download. Patrons are able to select both new and back issues, adding them to personal reading libraries with no holds, no checkout periods, and no limits to the number of magazines checked out. And with personal notifications for favorite magazines, never miss an issue! For an up-to-date list of all available titles click here or go to http://tinyurl.com/mhls-emag

Contact the library with any questions. 

This app provides access to: ebooks, movies, education, magazines, comics and music.