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Hoping this is the last time this season... Library is closed today 3/5 due to yet more snow! The 1955 event has been rescheduled to April 16th.

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Diabetes Self-Management Program

The Diabetes Self-Management Program is a six-week workshop designed to help you reduce the impact of Type 2 Diabetes in your life.

Specifically for Seniors and older adults, the workshop focuses on how to self-care and take control of health issues and concerns relating to Type 2 Diabetes.

You will learn how to manage and maintain an active and fulfilling life with diabetes. 

March 24, 31 and  April 7, 14, 21, 28
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM

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Philipstown: I Remember... 1955

Neighbors young and older are invited to this event as we go back in time with stories, song, photographs and memorabilia, celebrating and learning more about our local history through the people who lived it. 

*RESCHEDULED DATE*
Thursday, APRIL 16, 2015
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

SILENT FILM SERIES


Monte Cristo 
(1922)

starring John Gilbert.
Live musical accompaniment by Cary Brown.
Adaptation of the classic novel 
The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas.


NEW DATE!
SATURDAY, MArch 21st @ 7 PM

Feel free to bring a light snack to enjoy!


Monte Cristo

UPCOMING MOVIES

APRIL
Bardelys the Magnificent (1926)
starring John Gilbert 
MAY
Sherlock Jr. (1924) 
starring Buster Keaton
SEPTEMBER
Diary of a Lost Girl (1929)
starring Louise Brooks
OCTOBER
Modern Times (1936)
starring Charlie Chaplin

MUSEUM PASSES

We believe that learning happens beyond our walls, so we happily offer museum passes to our patrons. 

Museum of Modern Art
Museum of Natural History
Intrepid
Guggenheim
Norwalk Maritime Aquarium
Danbury Railway Museum
Franklin D. Roosevelt Library & Museum
The majority of our passes were purchased by the Friends of Butterfield.   The Museum of Modern Art pass was donated by a private donor. FDR Library & Museum was donated by The Dyson Foundation. Thank you all!

*Must be 18 years or old and a Philipstown resident and have a Butterfield or Desmond-Fish Library Card in good standing.

**Passes MUST be RETURNED inside the library and are subject to strict borrowing policies.  Please ask before you borrow.  If passes are lost or stolen, the borrower will be held responsible for the total cost.  
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THE BUTTERFIELD LIBRARY BOOK CLUB  No need to register, just stop in!

MONDAY, MARCH 30 @ 7PM 
Selection for March:  Last Child in the Woods: Saving our Children from Nature-Deficit Disorder by Richard Louv
"The children and nature movement is fueled by this fundamental idea: the child in nature is an endangered species, and the health of children and the health of the Earth are inseparable." -Richard Louv, from the new edition

For more information contact Jane D'Emic, Head of Circulation/Book Club Coordinator


We just added a few more ROKUs to our collection.  Even if you have your own Roku, you may consider borrowing one of our because we are always adding new items!

Did you know that you can borrow a ROKU and stream thousands of movies, TV series and documentaries?   Find out more.

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