Breaking Ground!!

The Building Project begins…

Thanks to the work of the Building Committee over the last week, we have been able to finalize our plans, permit, contract with FH Alexander and final permits in order to reach this momentous moment.  Our first day of construction will be Monday April 22nd!

Please feel free to visit, but be aware that all visitors to the work site will be required to wear appropriate safety clothing including hard hats at all times. These will be available at the site and will be strictly enforced. Any and all questions can be directed to Jack Hill at 518-376-2291.

Spring Break Activities!!

The Valley Falls Free Library is getting ready for April Break, and you and your children are welcome to join us for these FREE activities! We would appreciate it if you could let us know you are coming, so that we have enough materials. Just call the library at 518-753-4230, or email

Chess and Checkers with Ken – Thursday, April 18th and Wednesday, April 24th at 3PM

Chess and checkers teach a higher level of thinking skills such as the ability to visualize, analyze, and think critically.  Chess and Checkers is being offered Thursday, April 18th, and on Wednesday, April 24th, at 3:00 p.m. both days. The classes are free and open to the public. You must register in advance at the library so that we have enough chess/checkers boards.

Create a Fairy Garden with Amy…. Tuesday, April 23rd at 3PM

Create your own miniature container garden (your own little fairy landscape) in this adult/child fairy gardens workshop. All ages welcome! If you have small items you want to incorporate in your fairy garden, or a special container, bring it along. The class is free and open to the public.

Make and Take Bookmarks with Debbie…. Thursday, April 25th at 3PM

Come and pick a bookmark to color, and we will laminate it for you to take home! An easy, fun craft activity for any age, and any skill level!

Water Bottle Wind Spiral with Kelly…. Friday, April 26th at 3PM

Let’s make a Wind Spiral for your backyard! This is a great recycling craft, turning used water bottles into colorful wind spirals. This free class is an easy, fun craft activity for any age, and any skill level!

VAFL Board Meeting Canceled

The March monthly meeting (March 11th) of the Valley Falls Free Library Board of Trustees has been canceled. All old and new business will be addressed at the scheduled April meeting, April 8th.

Come Read to Bunny!

Do you have a reluctant reader? Does your child struggle with reading? Come to the library and read a book to a real live bunny!!

The first read-aloud will be Tuesday March 5 from 3PM to 4PM. More dates will be scheduled.

Tales of Two Stitches Knitting/Crocheting Group

Bring your supplies, and join us!

Do you enjoy knitting and/or crocheting? Why sit alone and work on your projects when you could be enjoying the company of others who are doing the same thing? Come join our club! It is a great place to see what others are working on, pick up new skills, and learn about all things knitting and crochet! Beginners and experienced are welcome.

The club starts Wednesday, March 6th from 1PM-3PM and will be weekly at the Valley Falls Library.

Bring your own supplies, and your own skill level… we will all help with any trouble spots you are having, and teach you new skills!