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New Music Releases, July 2017

ANASTASIA: ORIGINAL BROADWAY CAST RECORDING               MUSI ANAS

BEACH BOYS   1967: SUNSHINE TOMORROW                        ROCK BEAC 1967

DIAMOND, NEIL     50TH ANNIVERSARY COLLECTION        POP DIAM 50TH

BANDSTAND; THE ORIGINAL BROADWAY CAST RECORDING      MUSI BAND

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New DVD Releases for July 11th

Badrinath Ki Dulhania (Foreign - India)

La Granja (Foreign - Puerto Rico)

Raees (Foreign - India)

The Ticket (Drama)

New DVD Releases for July 4th

Americana (DRAMA)

L’Argent (FOREIGN - FRANCE)

Lost City of Z (DRAMA)

Norman (DRAMA)

Their finest (comedy)

Hoopla Digital Library

The New City Library is now offering Hoopla Digital to our patrons which allows New City cardholders to borrow eBooks, audiobooks, movies and music.  Click on GET STARTED at the following page to begin borrowing: https://www.hoopladigital.com/.

Using online Newspapers for Genealogy Research

Some of the resources we discussed at the April 25th program on Using Newspapers for Genealogy Research can be accessed below by clicking on Read More.

Overdrive eBook and Digital Audiobook Loan Period Changes

The default lending period for Overdrive has been changed from 21 to 14 days.  You can still borrow digital audiobooks and eBooks for 21 days, but you will have to login at http://rcls.overdrive.com, click on Settings from the My Account menu and change the default loan period to 21 from 14 by clicking on 21 beside eBook and Audiobook.
Overdrive Lending Periods Settings

Haverstraw Landslide Images from the Dutcher Collection

8 original images of the afternath of the Haverstraw landslide have been scanned from the Leonard C. Dutcher, Jr. Collection and added to the New City Library digital collections on http://hrvh.org4 of the images were scanned from glass plate negatives and 4 from real photo postcards.  We thank the Dutcher family for sharing this material with the library and the community.

Haverstraw Landslide images

Remembering Mary Marshall

We remember Mary Marshall who passed away in January at the age of 98.   She sat down with Robin Wren for an interview back in 2015.  In these two clips she talks about growing up on Old Mill Road and war-time Rockland County.  Read Mary's obituary here.

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In Defiance book talk rescheduled for Feb. 28th

Our book talk scheduled for this evening In Defiance: Runaways from Slavery in New York’s Hudson River Valley, 1735 – 1831 is being rescheduled.  We will instead show the film Family Name which had been scheduled for February 28th.  Susan Stessin-Cohn will now speak on February 28th at 7PM.

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