Free December programs at library

AMSTERDAM — The Amsterdam Free Library has scheduled programs through mid-December, as follows:

∫ Today — MiniMakers preschool learning hour: measurements at 10:30 a.m.; Christmas holiday movie, “The Man Who Saved Christmas,” at 6 p.m.; and the Christmas ornament series: wooden disks at 6:30 p.m.

∫ Saturday — Local artist showcase: L. Paul Masto, photographer, at 10:30 a.m.

∫ Monday — Preschool story hour: “Biscuit’s Christmas Eve” by Alyssa Capucilli, at 10:30 a.m. and Star Wars movie screening and roundtable discussion at 5 p.m.

∫ Wednesday — Tail Waggin’ tutor program at 4 p.m.

∫ Dec. 14 — Book sale at 10 a.m.; MiniMakers preschool learning hour: Measuring mystery objects at 10:30 a.m.; holiday movie, “A Christmas Wish” at 6 p.m.; and Christmas ornament series: glass and miniature B at 6:30 p.m.

For more information, call the library at (518) 842-1080 or (518) 842-1169 or emailing or visit