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February is love your library month!

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.5KTL 10:30 am
.5KTL
Feb 2 @ 10:30 am – 2:00 pm
Join us for the Kirkland Town Library’s first ever .5 K! We’ll walk, run, jog, stroll or ski one-half of a kilometer (about 1/3 mile) from “where the sidewalk ends” (Clinton Cider Mill on Elm Street ) to “where everything else … Continue reading
Wellness Fair 10:30 am
Wellness Fair
Feb 2 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Visit a variety of tables staffed by local businesses and organizations that promote health and wellness in our community. Participants include  Acee Acee Fly Fishing, Clinton Pool, Dr. Ruth Grant, Hospice & Palliative Care, Kirkland Art Center, Kirkland Trails, Dr. Lisa Lester, DDS, … Continue reading
Yoga for Adults with Jodi Kapes from Soul Stop 11:00 am
Yoga for Adults with Jodi Kapes from Soul Stop
Feb 2 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
This free class is part of our .5K and Health & Wellness Day. Pre-registration is advised; space may be limited.
Yoga for Kids with Abby Stahl 11:00 am
Yoga for Kids with Abby Stahl
Feb 2 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
This free class is part of our .5K and Health & Wellness Day. Pre-registration is advised; space may be limited.
Family Fitness with Colleen Thieme from Thieme Fitness Works 11:30 am
Family Fitness with Colleen Thieme from Thieme Fitness Works
Feb 2 @ 11:30 am – 12:00 pm
This free class is part of our .5K and Health & Wellness Day. Pre-registration is advised; space may be limited.
Introduction to Transcendental Meditation with Bill Schaeffer 11:30 am
Introduction to Transcendental Meditation with Bill Schaeffer
Feb 2 @ 11:30 am – 12:00 pm
This free class is part of our .5K and Health & Wellness Day. Pre-registration is advised; space may be limited.
Adult Fitness with Colleen Thieme from Thieme Fitness Works 12:00 pm
Adult Fitness with Colleen Thieme from Thieme Fitness Works
Feb 2 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
This free class is part of our .5K and Health & Wellness Day. Pre-registration is advised; space may be limited.
Chair Zumba with Helen Dick 12:30 pm
Chair Zumba with Helen Dick
Feb 2 @ 12:30 pm – 1:00 pm
This free class is part of our .5K and Health & Wellness Day. Pre-registration is advised; space is limited.
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Monday Movie: “Groundhog Day” 2:00 pm
Monday Movie: “Groundhog Day”
Feb 4 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Monday Movie: "Groundhog Day"
A romantic comedy about a TV weatherman who is forced to repeat his day over and over again. Rated PG. Run time: 1 hour, 42 minutes.
“The Forest and the River” Art Show Opening 6:00 pm
“The Forest and the River” Art Show Opening
Feb 4 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
"The Forest and the River" Art Show Opening
All are welcome to an opening reception for Robert Coppen’s exhibit “The Forest and the River.” Refreshments will be served.
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Sailing the Atlantic 7:00 pm
Sailing the Atlantic
Feb 7 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sailing the Atlantic
Clinton’s own Captain Steve Bellona will describe his recent journey from Spain to Florida.
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Monday Movie: “Mary Shelley” 2:00 pm
Monday Movie: “Mary Shelley”
Feb 11 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Monday Movie: "Mary Shelley"
This movie tells the story of the author of Frankenstein, the book to be discussed at our Hamilbrary program on February 21. Rated PG-13. Run time: 2 hours, 1 minute.
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Wigglers Story Time (Ages 0-2) 10:30 am
Happy Tails Reading Program 4:00 pm
Happy Tails Reading Program
Feb 12 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Kids in kindergarten through fifth grade who can read independently are invited to sign up for a turn to read with Captain, a trained therapy dog. Contact the library to reserve a 15-minute slot.
Happy Tails Reading Program 4:00 pm
Happy Tails Reading Program
Feb 12 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Happy Tails Reading Program
Kids in kindergarten through fifth grade who can read independently are invited to sign up for a turn to read with Captain, a trained therapy dog. Contact the library to reserve a 15-minute slot.
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Talkers Story Time (Ages 3-5) 10:30 am
Third Annual Chocolate Throwdown 5:00 pm
Third Annual Chocolate Throwdown
Feb 14 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Think you have a winning chocolate recipe? Sign up to make your best recipe and bring it to the library. Tasters are also needed to vote for the best creations.
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President’s Day 10:00 am
President’s Day
Feb 18 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
President's Day
The library will be open from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. on Monday, February 18 for President’s Day.
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Wigglers Story Time (Ages 0-2) 10:30 am
Lantern Festival Celebration 2:00 pm
Lantern Festival Celebration
Feb 19 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Lantern Festival Celebration
Learn about and celebrate Chinese New Year. We’ll make a craft and try some traditional treats. For children and families.
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Walkers Story Time (Ages 2-3) 10:30 am
“Harry Potter” Interactive Movie 2:00 pm
“Harry Potter” Interactive Movie
Feb 20 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
"Harry Potter" Interactive Movie
Watching “Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone” will become an interactive experience with props, audience participation and some surprises. All are welcome!
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Talkers Story Time (Ages 3-5) 10:30 am
Spy Science 2:00 pm
Spy Science
Feb 21 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Spy Science
Kids can learn spy skills and the science behind them. For kids ages 6 and up.
Third Thursday Cookbook Club 5:00 pm
Third Thursday Cookbook Club
Feb 21 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Third Thursday Cookbook Club
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 … Continue reading
Hamilbrary 7:00 pm
Hamilbrary
Feb 21 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Hamilbrary
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.
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Fairy Tale STEAM: Goldilocks and the Three Bears 10:30 am
Fairy Tale STEAM: Goldilocks and the Three Bears
Feb 22 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Fairy Tale STEAM: Goldilocks and the Three Bears
Preschool children and their caretakers will listen to a classic fairy tale and then do related STEAM activities.
Book Bingo & Pizza 1:00 pm
Book Bingo & Pizza
Feb 22 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Book Bingo & Pizza
It’s simple: play bingo, eat pizza and win books! For all ages.
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Monday Movie: BlacKkKlansman 2:00 pm
Monday Movie: BlacKkKlansman
Feb 25 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Monday Movie: BlacKkKlansman
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.
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Wigglers Story Time (Ages 0-2) 10:30 am
Happy Tails Reading Program 4:00 pm
Happy Tails Reading Program
Feb 26 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Happy Tails Reading Program
Kids in kindergarten through fifth grade who can read independently are invited to sign up for a turn to read with Captain, a trained therapy dog. Contact the library to reserve a 15-minute slot.