Hamilton Public Library news

Library Director Hilary Virgil

Thursday, Aug. 17, 3 to 4 p.m. – “Solar Eclipses for Kids” Join us as we explore Solar Eclipses. Learn about what they are, why they occur, and how to safely view them. We will make our own Solar Eclipse viewers out of cereal boxes and participants will get to […]

Hamilton Public Library news

Library Director Hilary Virgil

Back to school shopping? Need to buy something online? Whether you’re heading back to school or looking for hard-to-find items, consider supporting the Hamilton Public Library and our Wowbrary subscription at no additional cost to yourself! It is as easy as visiting wowbrary.org/hamilton to start your Amazon shopping, and Amazon […]

Words & Pictures, a memorial contest in honor of Rebecca Eddy

All local poets and artists are encouraged to submit their entries to the Canastota Public Library’s Words & Pictures Contest, a memorial for Rebecca Eddy.

This year, entries will be accepted in poetry and art. There is also a theme for the contest. This year’s theme was selected in cooperation with the Canal Town Museum […]

Hamilton Public Library news

Library Director Hilary Virgil

Do you love using your iPad and laptop at the Library? Need to charge your phone in a jiffy while out and about downtown? We’ve got you covered– many thanks to the Sigma Chi of Colgate Foundation for funding personal device charging stations for the Hamilton Public Library!

The Library […]

Solar Eclipse Events at the Cazenovia Public Library

This summer, the Cazenovia Public Library will celebrate the Aug. 21 solar eclipse with two wonderful family-friendly programs.

A New Observer’s Guide to the Solar Eclipse—Wednesday, August 16th at 7:00 pm in the Community Room

Join local amateur astronomer Damian Allis of Central New York Observers & Observing to discover how a […]

Oneida Public Library issues calendar correction

Oneida Public Library

August 21

OPL’s Community Eclipse Picnic

Monday, from 12:30 to 3 p.m.

Oneida Public Library invites the community to share refreshments and entertainment at the New OPL building site, Main and Elizabeth streets, and watch the solar eclipse with NASA safety glasses. On hand will be the juggling duo Gravitational Bull […]

Morrisville Public Library news

Michelle Rounds, Library Director

Summer Reading, “Build a Better World!” is almost over so keep reading and recording those minutes! Make sure you turn in your reading records (kids) and book reviews (adults) by this Friday, Aug. 11, at 8 pm!

Please join us this Friday August 11 we will be having a program […]

Free Hatha Yoga Classes at Utica Library

Utica Library

The Utica Public Library is offering Hatha Yoga with Kristy Caruso Mondays, Sept. 11, 18 and Monday, Oct. 2, at 6:30 p.m. Hatha Yoga is a practical philosophy that incorporates physical postures, breath-work and meditation to bring balance and harmony to the mind/body.

This ancient science of wellness and peace is appropriate […]

Hamilton Public Library news

Library Director Hilary Virgil

Tuesday, July 25, 10:30am-11:30am – Little Golden Books Party Help us celebrate 75 years of Golden Books – The Fire Engine Book, The Animals of Farmer Jones, The Poky Little Puppy, Tootle, and The Little Red Hen. There will be book readings, hands on activities, and special snacks from the […]

OPL August calendar

Oneida Public Library

July 30—September 2, 2017

July 31

OPL Summer Reading Program

Monday at 10:00 a.m.

Children from kindergarten to fifth grade will participate in a “pay it forward” project to help “build a better world,” the 2017 state-wide summer reading program theme. This week children will decide as a group to do […]

OPL’s Yoga for Seniors runs through August

Oneida Public Library

Yoga for Seniors, led by certified Hatha and senior yoga instructor Bill Skinner, will continue Wednesdays at 2 p.m. during August at Oneida Public Library.

In the free yoga classes, Skinner will adapt yoga postures and breathing exercises as required to fit the physical needs of students. Beginners, in particular, will […]

Merry-Go-Round Theatre premiers ‘Huff and Puff’ at the OPL July 31

Merry-Go-Round Youth Theatre is coming to Oneida Public Library, 220 Broad St., July 31, to perform for children of all ages at 11 a.m., the premier of “Huff and Puff: A Pig Tale,” a brand new adaptation by Shane Strawbridge of the classic fable “The Three Little Pigs.”

As the three pigs set out to […]