BEEKMAN, N.Y. — A youth gardening program leads the list of events at the Beekman Library throughout May.
The Roots, Petals, and Wings Gardening Program will take place on Wednesday, May 4, at 6:30 p.m. and Saturday, May 13, at 11 a.m. The program is designed for 5 to 12-year-olds, helping kids get started on the world of gardening.
May's Knit Wits meeting will be on Thursday, May 5, from 6 to 7:30 p.m., and registration is required.
For those interested in creating their own marinades, Marinade Madness will take place on Thursday, May 19, at 6 p.m. All attendants are asked for a $5 donation.
The library's monthly book club will meet on Thursday, May 26, at 6:30 p.m. to discuss the 'Book of Luminous Things' poetry collection. Registration is required.
The library's latest Teen Scene party on Friday, May 13, will be Star Wars-themed, with one of the Star Wars movies screened from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.. Sixth-grade students and up are welcome and registration is required.
A Family Movie Night will be on Friday, May 20, from 6:30 to 8;30 p.m. All ages are welcome and popcorn will be served as “Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip” is screened. Registration is required.
Every Wednesday from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. will feature board games for all ages, and children under 10 must be accompanied by an adult.
Lastly, The Friends of the Beekman Library will hold a book sale on May 21, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
The library is at 11 Town Center Boulevard in the town of Beekman (Hopewell Junction postal zone).
More information about other programs and the library itself can be found online at www.beekmanlibrary.org .