Library to host a variety of events

AMSTERDAM — The following are upcoming events for Amsterdam.

∫ From 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. today clay creations series at Amsterdam Free Library, 26 Church St.

∫ From 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday one day Zen class at11 Liberty St., Amsterdam. Registration fee is $10. Signup beforehand. Vegetarian refreshments are provided. For more information, contact: Iris Ge at (518) 853-1873

∫ From 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, genealogy workshop at Amsterdam Free Library, 28 Church St. Drop in for help in researching family trees.

∫ From 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday Amsterdam winter festival and open house at the Riverfront Center, 1250 Riverfront Center. The event includes:

∫ An arts and crafts festival with various vendors. Admission will be free. For vendors, there is a $25 fee for a 10 by 10 foot space.

∫ The open house of the Amsterdam, location of the National Youth Internet Safety and Cyberbullying Task Force, who will be interviewing new volunteers and there will be team members available to talk to if interested in joining their team. News and media agencies will be attending this event.