Read Around The Clock
Friday, August 23 at 10 a.m. until
Saturday, August 24 at 11 a.m.
It’s back! Join us as we read for 25 hours on the library’s front lawn. This year, we’ll be reading some children’s books as well as Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, and The Martian Chronicles. Click here to sign up for a 15-minute slot. Or, stop by and listen.
Watching “Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone” will become an interactive experience with props, audience participation and some surprises. All are welcome!
Kids can learn spy skills and the science behind them. For kids ages 6 and up.
Choose a recipe from the selected cookbook and bring it to a potluck dinner! This month we are making recipes from Julia & Jacques Cooking at Home by Julia Child & Jacques Pepin. Stop by the library to look at the cookbook, choose your recipe, and sign up.
Our popular Hamilbrary series brings Hamilton College professors down off the hill to the Kirkland Town Library to discuss a book of their choice. This month, Carl Rubino, Winslow Professor of Classics Emeritus, will lead a conversation on Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein.
Preschool children and their caretakers will listen to a classic fairy tale and then do related STEAM activities.
It’s simple: play bingo, eat pizza and win books! For all ages.
In this true story, an African-American police detective tries to infiltrate and expose the Ku Klux Klan. Rated R. Run time: 2 hours, 16 minutes.