Category: Library Events

WINTER READING CHALLENGE!

Beginning January 1st-March 31st 2020, the Nassau Free Library looks forward to hosting a Winter Reading Challenge:

“Get Cozy at Your Library”! Patrons of all ages are encouraged to pick up a Bingo Challenge card. Just fill in squares after you complete a reading activity listed on the sheet. For every Bingo that is achieved, you will earn a ticket that can be entered into a drawing for 3 Grand Prizes for adults, teens & children.

Stop at the front desk to get your BINGO Challenge card.

This program is sponsored by the UHLS Adult and Outreach Services Winter Reading Program Mini-Grant.

SEED LIBRARY IS NOW OPEN!

The Nassau Free Library Seed Library is now open for business! The Seed Library will be available for community members at the Nassau Free Library. The library is designed to give anyone interested in organic gardening, seeds to start. Do you have extra seeds to share? Organic Seed donations of packets labeled 2019 would be greatly appreciated.  All that is required to acquire 5 free packets of seeds is a library card!

SUPPORT SERVICES IN NASSAU

CANDLEAre you familiar with the Nassau Resource Center?  This organization is located on Church St. in the Village of Nassau.  It is run by dedicated volunteers and is supported by the community’s churches and synagogue.  It provides free food and clothing to persons in need, and its director, Dianna Murphy, is very skilled in guiding people to other support services in Rensselaer County.  The phone number for the center is 766-9014.

The Nassau Sunshine Fund provides another valuable service to residents of the town and villages of Nassau.  Those who find themselves in a sudden emergency financial crisis might apply to this organization for an interest-free loan of up to $500.  To learn more about the Sunshine Fund, call 256-6878.