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Beyond the Binding: Live Storytelling at RPL Thurs. Jan 19 6:30pm

Join us as Rye Public Library takes part in a series developed by the Seacoast Area Libraries which will feature 18 live storytelling events at local libraries through January. (Find events and details on this map)

The Beyond the Binding event at  RPL will take place on Thursday Jan. 19 at 6:30 pm when we are joined by Pat Spalding and members of the True Tales Live Radio troupe: Amy Antonucci, Nancy Brown, John Lovering, David Pheaner and Carol & Seth Waleryszak.

The stories will follow the them of family influence and offer insight and laughs.

Rye Public Library will be closed on Monday January 16

Rye Public Library will be closed on Monday January 16th in honor of Martin Luther King Day

We will reopen on Tuesday Jan 17th at 9AM

Have You Tried Hoopla?

hoopla Rye Public Library is happy to be hosting a new service for our members: Hoopla!   Hoopla digital is a new service offered by Rye Public Library bringing you an enormous selection of digital video (movies and TV shows), music, audiobooks, ebooks and comics! Hoopla has pioneered a unique model that allows patrons to borrow content immediately, without holds or wait lists.  This truly maximizes the power of digital content and Internet distribution.  Click  for our instruction sheet, or link direct to the hoopla website.   Download free hoopla apps for your Apple or Android devices too!  Please ask us about using this powerful new service at home and on your mobile devices.  Watch for scheduled classes at RPL if you want a guide through the process of getting started.

Beyond the Binding: Live Storytelling at RPL Thurs. Jan 19 6:30pm

Join us as Rye Public Library takes part in a series developed by the Seacoast Area Libraries which will feature 18 live storytelling events at local libraries through January. (Find events and details on this map)

The Beyond the Binding event at  RPL will take place on Thursday Jan. 19 at 6:30 pm when we are joined by Pat Spalding and members of the True Tales Live Radio troupe: Amy Antonucci, Nancy Brown, John Lovering, David Pheaner and Carol & Seth Waleryszak.

The stories will follow the them of family influence and offer insight and laughs.

Beyond the Binding: Live Storytelling at RPL Thurs. Jan 19 6:30pm

Join us as Rye Public Library takes part in a series developed by the Seacoast Area Libraries which will feature 18 live storytelling events at local libraries through January. (Find events and details on this map)

The Beyond the Binding event at  RPL will take place on Thursday Jan. 19 at 6:30 pm when we are joined by Pat Spalding and members of the True Tales Live Radio troupe: Amy Antonucci, Nancy Brown, John Lovering, David Pheaner and Carol & Seth Waleryszak.

The stories will follow the them of family influence and offer insight and laughs.

Beyond the Binding: Live Storytelling at RPL Thurs. Jan 19 6:30pm

Join us as Rye Public Library takes part in a series developed by the Seacoast Area Libraries which will feature 18 live storytelling events at local libraries through January. (Find events and details on this map)

The Beyond the Binding event at  RPL will take place on Thursday Jan. 19 at 6:30 pm when we are joined by Pat Spalding and members of the True Tales Live Radio troupe: Amy Antonucci, Nancy Brown, John Lovering, David Pheaner and Carol & Seth Waleryszak.

The stories will follow the them of family influence and offer insight and laughs.

Rye Public Library Holiday Schedule 2016

xmas-newyears-closedRye Public Library will be closed on Saturday Dec. 24th, Christmas Day and Monday Dec. 26th for the Christmas holiday.  We will re-open on Tuesday Dec. 27th at 9am.  We wish you a happy and healthy holiday.

For your future planning, we will be open 9-12 on New Year’s Eve and closed on Mon. Jan 2 to observe New Years Day.

Holiday Music with the Sea Brass Quintet Wed. Dec. 14 at 3pm

12-14-sea-brassPlease join us as Rye Public Library welcomes local musicians the Sea Brass Quintet for a round-up of Holiday music and fun on Wed. Dec. 14 at 3pm.

The Sea Brass Quintet is a dedicated group of Seacoast musicians who perform together for the love of the sound of a brass quintet.

The group members have many years of playing experience – and we additionally all play in local orchestras, dance/jazz and swing bands, along with concert bands.

This is one of their favorite times of year to play as everyone knows and loves all the traditional and non-traditional pieces.

 

The Performers include John Stewart – Tuba, Holly Gagnon – Trombone Euphonium,  Luanne O’Reilly– French Horn,  Bernard Taylor – Trumpet, Cornet and  Howard Singer- Trumpet, Flugelhorn

Program

Joy to the world Richard Price
In the Bleak Midwinter G  Holst arr ed Hirschman
 Jingle Bells J Pierpont
Amazing Grace Luther Henderson
I Saw Three Ships Arr Elkjer
Vezzosi Augelli Giaches De Wert
The First Noel Arr Elkjer
Chanukah Brass Quintet Arr Bud Caputo
 Little Drummer Boy Arr Bud Udell
Nightmare Before Christmas Danny Elfman
Do you Hear What I hear Arr Elkjer
Frosty The Snow Man Luther Henderson
Coventry Carol Richard Price
Twelve Days of Brass  Arr Dana F Everson
Carol of The Bells Arr Brian Sadler
Have Yourself A Merry Little Christman Hugh Martin and Ralph Blane

Holiday Music with the Sea Brass Quintet Wed. Dec. 14 at 3pm

12-14-sea-brassPlease join us as Rye Public Library welcomes local musicians the Sea Brass Quintet for a round-up of Holiday music and fun on Wed. Dec. 14 at 3pm.

The Sea Brass Quintet is a dedicated group of Seacoast musicians who perform together for the love of the sound of a brass quintet.

The group members have many years of playing experience – and we additionally all play in local orchestras, dance/jazz and swing bands, along with concert bands.

This is one of their favorite times of year to play as everyone knows and loves all the traditional and non-traditional pieces.

 

The Performers include John Stewart – Tuba, Holly Gagnon – Trombone Euphonium,  Luanne O’Reilly– French Horn,  Bernard Taylor – Trumpet, Cornet and  Howard Singer- Trumpet, Flugelhorn

Program

Joy to the world Richard Price
In the Bleak Midwinter G  Holst arr ed Hirschman
 Jingle Bells J Pierpont
Amazing Grace Luther Henderson
I Saw Three Ships Arr Elkjer
Vezzosi Augelli Giaches De Wert
The First Noel Arr Elkjer
Chanukah Brass Quintet Arr Bud Caputo
 Little Drummer Boy Arr Bud Udell
Nightmare Before Christmas Danny Elfman
Do you Hear What I hear Arr Elkjer
Frosty The Snow Man Luther Henderson
Coventry Carol Richard Price
Twelve Days of Brass  Arr Dana F Everson
Carol of The Bells Arr Brian Sadler
Have Yourself A Merry Little Christman Hugh Martin and Ralph Blane

Holiday Music with the Sea Brass Quintet Wed. Dec. 14 at 3pm

12-14-sea-brassPlease join us as Rye Public Library welcomes local musicians the Sea Brass Quintet for a round-up of Holiday music and fun on Wed. Dec. 14 at 3pm.

The Sea Brass Quintet is a dedicated group of Seacoast musicians who perform together for the love of the sound of a brass quintet.

The group members have many years of playing experience – and we additionally all play in local orchestras, dance/jazz and swing bands, along with concert bands.

This is one of their favorite times of year to play as everyone knows and loves all the traditional and non-traditional pieces.

 

The Performers include John Stewart – Tuba, Holly Gagnon – Trombone Euphonium,  Luanne O’Reilly– French Horn,  Bernard Taylor – Trumpet, Cornet and  Howard Singer- Trumpet, Flugelhorn

Program

Joy to the world Richard Price
In the Bleak Midwinter G  Holst arr ed Hirschman
 Jingle Bells J Pierpont
Amazing Grace Luther Henderson
I Saw Three Ships Arr Elkjer
Vezzosi Augelli Giaches De Wert
The First Noel Arr Elkjer
Chanukah Brass Quintet Arr Bud Caputo
 Little Drummer Boy Arr Bud Udell
Nightmare Before Christmas Danny Elfman
Do you Hear What I hear Arr Elkjer
Frosty The Snow Man Luther Henderson
Coventry Carol Richard Price
Twelve Days of Brass  Arr Dana F Everson
Carol of The Bells Arr Brian Sadler
Have Yourself A Merry Little Christman Hugh Martin and Ralph Blane