LEGO Club at SML


Friday, October 2

6:00 – 7:30 PM

Do you have a Lego enthusiast who could spend hours and hours every day engrossed with creative building? Then this club is for you and your family! Bring your young Lego builder to the library to build and create with our large collection of bricks. Donations of Lego bricks and accessories are also welcome at the Front Desk. Come and have some fun with other Lego fans!

This month’s theme is Star Wars.  We will display all the creations of our Lego builders at the library until next month’s meeting.


Star Wars Reads Day at SML

Coming soon to a library near you…not so far, far away.


Saturday, October 10

11 AM to 1 PM

We will start at 11 am with The University at Albany Social Robotics Team who will share with us the capabilities and ideas behind robotic platforms.This program is geared for kids in grades 6-12. Presenters will talk about robots and robot-human interaction. You’ll get a chance to program a robot to perform a simple task for you. Registration is optional but preferred for this program.

The force is strong with young ones for Star Wars Read Day.There will be Star Wars themed snacks, trivia and activity stations. Kids can make light sabers, fold an origami Yoda and more. Costumes are encouraged. There will be prizes and giveaways at the event.

Registration is encouraged but not required. For more information, stop by the Library or call us at 733-5750.


SML Closed for Columbus Day


SML will be closed on Monday, October 12 in observance of Columbus Day.   Please use our bookdrop when we are closed.  We will be open Tuesday, October 13  as usual to meet your needs.  Enjoy the weekend!

Flashback Friday Family Movie Night


Join us on Friday, October 16 at 6:30 PM for Flashback Friday – fun for the whole family at the Stephentown Memorial Library.   This monthly program for all ages is a great way to spend a weekend evening.   Each month we will show a fun, family friendly movie from the past.

This month’s movie, The Last Starfighter,  is rated PG and the running time is 101 minutes.  Free Popcorn & juice will be served.  Bring your friends and enjoy the show at the Library.


Book Discussion Group


The Stephentown Library Book Discussion Group will meet on Tuesday, October 20  at 1:30 PM.  This month they will discuss The Boston Girl by Anita Diamant.

An unforgettable coming-of-age novel about family ties and values, friendship and feminism told through the eyes of a young Jewish woman growing up in Boston in the early twentieth century.

Group meetings are held in the Community Room at the Library from 1:30 to 2:30  p.m.  Bring a lunch if you like.  Copies of the book are available at the library desk.  New readers are always welcome.  For more information, call 518-733-5750.