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Open Hours: Mon, 9:00 – 5:30 pm | Tues – Thur, 9:00-8:00 | Fri, 9:00 – 5:30 pm | Sat, 9:00 – 4:00 pm

Genealogy Group

Meets Twice a Month

Tuesday, April 9, 2:00-4:00pm

Are you interested in genealogy? Then come to the HML Genealogy Group.

During these group meetings members work together to help each other research their family trees through a variety of library resources.

All levels of experience are welcome.

Laptops will be provided or your can bring your own.

Remember the Ladies: Women & Politics in the Early Republic 

Tuesday, June 25, 6:00PM

In this enlightening presentation GOHS Executive Director Dr. Marcela Micucci will discuss women’s political activism during and after the American Revolution, examining their roles during the war, how those roles shifted in the Early Republic, and how women developed and exercised their rights as political beings in the new nation that was the Early American Republic.

Registration Recommended.

Retirement Planning Seminar

Wednesday, June 26, 5:30-7:00PM

Learn about essential retirement planning topics, such as the differences between various retirement accounts, the range of retirement options available to you, how to diversify your sources of income, and other valuable resources to support you during your golden years.

Registration Recommended.

Chocolate Tasting Party

Wednesday, July 10, 6:00-7:00PM

Celebrate International Chocolate Day by sampling a variety of chocolates and learning about its delicious history!

*Some chocolates may contain nuts. This is NOT a nut-free event*

Registration Required.

Library Yoga

Thursdays, July 11 & 18, 6:00PM

Find serenity and rejuvenate your spirit with Yoga People Oneonta during these complimentary yoga classes.
 
All skill levels welcome.
 
Registration Required.

Local Author Talk with Dana Cudmore

Friday, July 26, 2:00PM

Local author Dana Cudmore will discuss his newest book: The Cave Electrician’s Widow, which chronicles the historic tragedy that took place at Howe Caverns in 1930 and the ensuing courtroom battle for justice.

Show & Tell Book Club

Meets Monthly

Last Thursday, 5:30-7:00pm

A no pressure book club where you get to choose!

Are you interested in joining a book club, but aren’t sure you would be interested in the selected titles? At the HML Show and Tell Book Club, you get to choose what you read! Each month we’ll pick a theme, you’ll choose a book fitting that theme, and at our meetings we’ll discuss what we read!

What if I don’t finish the book?

That’s ok! Even if you haven’t finished reading your chosen book you can still come to the meeting and discuss what you’ve read so far!

Can I talk about a book I’ve read previously if it fits the theme?

Oh course! We want to hear all about what you’ve read, it doesn’t matter when you read it!

Do I have to talk about what I’ve read?

If you would feel more comfortable just sitting back and listen to what others have to say about their books that’s completely fine!

Upcoming Themes:

June- Kindness

July- Summer

HML Yarn Club

Monthly Meetings 

1st Friday, 2:00-3:30pm and 3rd Thursday, 5:30-7:00 pm

Do you crochet, knit, or do anything with yarn? Then come join us at our monthly Yarn Club!

This informal group is a great way to unwind, work on your latest project, and converse with your fellow crafters.

All skill levels are welcome.

This is a non-instructional program.

Please bring your own supplies.

 HML Writers Group
Saturdays from July 6th to 27th
1:30-3:30

The goal for HML Writers Group is to help writers be comfortable with themselves, with their own styles and their own needs. We’re not all novelists, or poets, or short story writers. We’re not all speed writers; trying to go-go-go on a prompt for ten minutes isn’t everybody’s writing style. And that’s all right. Writers bring what they’re working on to read out loud, or pass out copies for critique. More often than not, most of the meeting time is devoted to the act of writing, with timers set and prompts given as a springboard for a story or poem to take flight.

To register, email hmlwriters@gmail.com.
 

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