Posts Tagged:christmas

Throwback Thursday – Christmas Card Fun

“The Borths’ Christmas Card,” 1948 Photograph by Dave Edwardes Illustration by Frank Borth Black and white photograph with illustration and holiday greetings added Dave Edwardes Collection Montauk Library Archives Frank and Barbara Borth sent a laugh along with their Christmas cards in 1948 – no surprise from a cartoonist and a wife with the good… Read more »

Throwback Thursday- Christmas Card

John Gordon was a “Student Pastor” when he came to Montauk in 1936.  He appears to have held that designation for about a year, until some time in 1937 when his name appeared in the “Churches” column of the East Hampton Star without the designation “Student.”  The peaceful scene of cozy domesticity that emanates from… Read more »

December Bedtime Storytime: The Night Before Christmas

Welcome to Montauk Library Bedtime Storytime. Get your PJs on and get comfortable for an evening storytime. Follow along as Lonna reads, The Night Before Christmas by Clement C. Moore. This classic poem was published over 200 years ago and is still just as enchanting for young and old as the day it was published!

Bilingual Storytime with Mary Jane: Clifford’s First Christmas

  We are getting into the holiday spirit!  Follow along as Mary Jane reads, Clifford’s First Christmas by Norman Bridwell.  In this story, Clifford helps prepare for Christmas Eve, but after not being able to sleep, he gets up and falls into a stocking!  Find out who rescues Clifford!