Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Thank You!!


THANK YOU

To everyone who made the Frothingham Free Library’s 6th Annual Taste of Chocolate a successThank you to all the basket donors, bakers, musicians, volunteers, ticket purchasers and event attendees.

Thank you to Saint Cecilia’s Parish for the use of your church hall. Thank you to our sponsors – Fage, Thomas Persse Insurance Agency, Nancy Langdon-State Farm, Ruth Burke, Stewart’s Shops, Walmart, Culligan and Price Chopper.

Your generous support allows us to offer new books, eBooks, and programing.

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Did you know the Taste of Chocolate is THIS Saturday...October 25!

Yes, it's that time...the day after the day after tomorrow is the Taste of Chocolate event! THIS Saturday, October 25, at 6pm!
Tickets for entry to the Taste of Chocolate are available during regular library hours or at the door the night of the event, October 25, at 6pm: $2.50 for Children, $5.00 for Adults. The entry fee includes your choice of our delectable chocolate treats and beverage, live music during the event provided by Frank Pullen, Kris Berner, Cosby Gibson, and Dave Delaney. And of course, front row seats to the basket drawing! You do not need to be present at the event to win a basket for which you have submitted a ticket.
We hope to see you there!

An Evening with Mike Lupica on Thursday, Nov. 13, at Schenectady Community College

An evening with author Mike Lupica! This event is being held at Schenectady Community College on Thursday, November 13. The Reception begins at 5pm; the Lecture starts at 7pm. Book Signing will be immediately following the lecture. The cost of the lecture only is $40 for adults and $20 for ages 12-17. The cost of both the lecture and reception is $80 for adults and $40 for ages 12-17.
Ticket order forms are available here at the library. You may also go to: www.brownpapertickets.com or http://mvlsbpt.me. You may also call toll free (800) 838-3006.

We've got more!!

WOW! What a fabulous, not to mention generous community we live in! Thanks to all of you for your support! You Can find all 69 baskets on our Taste of Chocolate page or click:

 






Friday, October 17, 2014

Don't forget to mark your calendar for next Saturday, October 25. The Taste of Chocolate begins at 6pm! You do not need to be present at the event to win a basket for which you have submitted a ticket.

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Up to 62 baskets thus far...

 
 


Soup, Bake, & Craft Sale November 15, 10-3pm, at St. Cecilia's Hall

We are hosting a Soup, Bake, & Craft Sale at St. Cecilia’s Hall, 26 Broadway, Fonda. This event will run from 10-3pm pm Saturday, November 15. Vendors will be offering handcrafted bags, scarves, crocheted items, children’s clothes, jewelry, sports items, dog clothes and treats, as well as candy, Jamberry Nails, Young Living essential oils, Alpaca clothing, bees wax lotions, and more. Do some Christmas shopping, pick up dinner and dessert, and head home to relax!

Fall Children's Concert with Gary Van Slyke, Wednesday, Oct. 29 at 6pm

Registration has begun for our Fall Children's Concert with Gary Van Slyke on Wednesday, October 29, at 6pm. Children can wear their Halloween costumes. Musical programs with Gary Van Slyke received support from Saratoga Arts through its Fulton-Montgomery Arts Grants Program, which is made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.
Registration is required for this program.

Wednesday, September 3, 2014

Taste of Chocolate Baskets are Here!

Yes, it's that time of year already! Our Taste of Chocolate is coming up on October 25, at St. Cecilia's Hall, 26 Broadway, Fonda, at 6pm. We currently have 22 baskets already on display at the library, for multiple ages and genders! Have you considered putting a basket together with your friends or family? Why not make a basket representing a craft, hobby or sport you enjoy? Have fun with it!