Understanding Alzheimer’s and Dementia

Program Description: Alzheimer’s is not normal aging. It’s a disease of the brain that causes problems with memory, thinking, and behavior.

Join the Alzheimer’s Association over Zoom to learn about: the impact of Alzheimer’s, the difference between Alzheimer’s and dementia, Alzheimer’s disease stages and risk factors, current treatments available to address some symptoms, and what resources are available through the Alzheimer’s Association.

Date/Time: Tuesday, July 13, 11am-12pm

To register and receive the Zoom login link, email programs@hudsonarealibrary.org or call 518-828-1792 x101

This program is presented as a collaboration between the Claverack Free Library, Philmont Public Library, Hudson Area Library, and the Roeliff Jansen Community Library.

Virtual: Birding For Beginers

Program Description: This virtual program presented by the Sharon Audubon Center is an interactive way to learn more about the birds around you! This introduction covers the basics of observing, listening, identifying, and understanding bird behaviors. The Sharon Audubon Center manages 4 nature centers in northwestern CT, hosts programs throughout the year, and houses a small natural history museum.

Date/Time: Wednesday, July 21, 6pm.

To register and receive the Zoom login link, email director@roejanlibrary.org or call 518-325-4101.

This program is presented as a collaboration between the Claverack Free Library, Philmont Public Library, Hudson Area Library, and the Roeliff Jansen Community Library.

Virtual This Summer: Movement & Music

Program Description: Join local musician, Abby Lappen, for an hour of live, engaging, virtual fun. Abby plays guitar and sings, reads stories, and leads toddlers, kids, and families in fun and easy stretches and movement.

Date/Time: Tuesdays, July 6 – August 10, 10-11am

Registration: For the Zoom login, email youth@hudsonarealibrary.org or call 518-828-1792 x101.

Spring Tech Labs on Zoom

Program Description: Freelance IT consultant and educator, Pam Doran, leads this series of tech labs on Zoom.

Date/Time: Select Thursdays at 5:45pm on Zoom

  • April 29: Advanced Zoom
  • May 13: Google Drive
  • May 20: Library Apps (Libby, Kanopy & More)
  • May 27: Google Search Tips
  • June 3: iPhone Tips & Tricks

Ages: All ages welcome.

Register: Email director@roejanlibrary.org to register

This program is offered in collaboration with Claverack Free Library, Hudson Area Library, Philmont Public Library and Roeliff Jansen Community Library.

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