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Francis Johnson in Saratoga Springs - hosted by Chuck Lamb

Date: Thursday, February 21
Time: Noon
Location: H. Dutcher Community Room

Life and music of famous African-American band leader of the 1840s. Johnson was a popular mainstay at the hotels during the "season." Johnson's music - "Saratoga" and other local titles - will be performed by jazz pianist Chuck Lamb. Don't miss this program! No registration required.

Bagels & Barks

Date: Friday, February 22
Time: 10:30 a.m.
Location: H. Dutcher Community Room

Stop in for a bite to eat, and meet & greet with several TDI (Therapy Dogs International) certified therapy dogs (and owners)! Socialize with other humans and canines while taking part in some activities while you learn about the TDI certification process. There will be opportunities to walk around the library with our furry friends (weather permitting), or you’re welcome to just relax and de-stress with the dogs. Open to all ages. No registration required.

Snowflake Bentley

Date: Friday, February 22
Time: 2:00 p.m.
Location: H. Dutcher Community Room

Join Kimberly Harvish of the Chapman Historical Museum to learn about snow crystal formation, and about the man from Jericho, Vermont who first photographed snowflakes in 1885. Enjoy seeing some of Snowflake Bentley’s famous snowflake photographs, participate in snowflake art and, if the weather cooperates, try to catch snowflakes on our snowcatcher! For kidnergarten age and up, with parent or guardian. No registration required.