Upcoming Events for April at The Dover Library

Upcoming Events for April at The Dover Library :  Spring Break-Out! & “National Library Week” (April 9th-15th)

  • Monday the 10th– Sand Art Necklaces, 10:30 AM – 7:00 PM (while supplies last)
  • Tuesday the 11th– Book to Movie Club, 12:00 PM- Pizza & screening & discussion of Middle School: The Worst Years of My Life
  • Wednesday the 12th– Mrs. Alvarez, Wingdale Elementary School Principal, will do a special story time at 10:30 AM. At 11:30 AM, we will decorate cupcakes (while supplies last)
  • Thursday the 13th– Dover Patron Appreciation Day— We’ll have donuts & coffee courtesy of the library. Kids can stop in any time to decorate a foam bookmark.
  • Friday the 14th– Duct Tape Crafts at 12:30 PM for 11 & older
  • Saturday the 15th– “The Origin of Red”—a workshop hosted by Local Artist Eileen Gunning from 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM


“Money Smart Week” is April 22-29th. Check our website for information on when Brian Masterson, Dover’s M&T Branch Manager, will be here that week to present on tips for financial literacy & security.


  Ongoing Events:

  • “Book a Trip Around the World” – Stop by for your Passport Book and begin your journey to exotic places. Stop by the library to have your passport book stamped & receive a sweet treat!


  • AR Testing- Can be done anytime, when a computer is available. A designated computer is available 5-7:30PM and 10-12:30PM on Saturdays. Free printing of all certificates of completion.


  • Preschool Storytime, snack & a craft- Every Tues. & Wed. at 10:30 AM. Walk-ins welcome.


  • Popcorn & a Movie- On the first Saturday of every month at 1PM. April’s Movie is Sing, May’s movie is Moana. Free, fun for all ages! All-you-can-eat popcorn!


  • Free ESL Classes- Courtesy of Literacy Connections, ever Tuesday at 6PM. All languages and levels welcome. Please call 845-452-8670 to sign up.


  • Free Yoga Classes- Yin Restorative Yoga every Thursday at 4:30 & Intermediate Yoga every Saturday at 10AM. Please call the library at 845-832-6605 to sign up.


  • Dutchess One-Stop- Receive resume and job-hunting assistance every second Thursday of the month at from 2-4PM. Please call the library at 845-832-6605 to sign up.


  • Meet with our local Community Action rep Thursdays at 1:30PM. Please call ahead to verify.


  • In-Stiches- Our knitting group meets the 1st & 3rd Wednesday of every month. No sign-up necessary.



The Dover Plains Library is an association library serving the communities of Dover Plains & Wingdale, NY; it is a member of the MidHudson Library System.
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Author: Harlem Valley News