Voters pass Oneida Library’s annual budget

Oneida Public Library

On Tuesday, March 7, registered voters in the Oneida Public Library’s Special Library District voted 423 in favor and 273 against to pass the proposed library operating budget for its upcoming fiscal year, July 1, 2017 –June 30, 2018.

In addition, voters elected Brad Adams with 518 ballots and Katherine Wojciechowski […]

OPL seminar features open source software

Oneida Public Library

Retired information technology specialist Ron Enos is offering a Free and Open Source Software Seminar at Oneida Public Library on Thursday, March 23, at 6:00 p.m. for PC users who want to upgrade their software at the lowest cost possible.

Enos will discuss and demonstrate several open source operating […]

Coffee hour at the OPL for Senior Companions

Oneida Public Library

For anyone 55 years of age or older who is interested in helping senior citizens, Senior Services of InterFaith Works of CNY is hosting a Senior Companion Coffee Hour at Oneida Public Library on Wednesday, March 15, from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m.

Lori Klivak, director of InterFaith Works’ Senior […]

Sing to be shown at the Cazenovia Public Library

The Cazenovia Public Library will present two free screenings of Sing (2016) on Friday, March 24th, at 3:15 pm and 6:30 pm in the Community Room.

The 3D animated musical comedy tells that story of a group of animals that enter a singing competition to help a dapper koala save his theater.

The film stars […]

Hamilton Public Library news

Hilary Virgil

Tuesday, March 14th at 10:30am – Story Time Story Time for babies, toddlers, and their caregivers is held in the children’s story room, led by Early Childhood Educator, Hilary Virgil. Story Time for preschoolers will be held in the community room and led by guest teacher Joan Ford. Special music time to […]

Classic fiction discussion group at Utica Library

The Utica Public Library will host its annual Classic 20th Century Fiction Discussion Group. The selected novel for 2017 is Rabbit, Run by John Updike.

This 1960 novel centers around a young married man who abandons his pregnant wife and child without warning. Updike puts his focus on many male-themed issues like male ego, fear […]

“Making Sense of Fake News” lecture to be held at the Cazenovia Public Library

The Cazenovia Public Library is pleased to welcome Cazenovia resident Ken Harper to the Community Room Friday, March 17, at 7 p.m., for an important and timely presentation: “Making Sense of Fake News.”

In a new era of Internet hoaxes, fake news stories, and “alternative facts,” it has become exceedingly difficult to discern truth from […]

Darby O’Gill and the Little People to be shown at the Cazenovia Public Library

The Cazenovia Public Library will celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with a festive free screening of Darby O’Gill and the Little People (1959) on Friday, March 17th at 1:00 pm. The Walt Disney Productions feature film tells the story of a cunning Irishman and his battle of wits with a 21-inch leprechaun named King Brian.

The […]

Block and LEGO Building Sessions Continue at the Cazenovia Public Library

The Cazenovia Public Library invites children ages 3 and up to the Community Room on Monday, March 13th for the chance to channel their inner architect and get building.

Children’s Programming Coordinator Jenna Wright Martin will lead two hands-on sessions: “Block Party” at 10:30 am for children ages 3-5 and “LEGO My Library” at 3:00 […]

“Chess For All Ages” at the Cazenovia Public Library

The Cazenovia Public Library invites children and adults to the Community Room on Wednesday, March 8 and 22, at 6:30 p.m., to enjoy a wonderful game of strategy and skill.

“Chess For All Ages” is an informal gathering of chess players held on the second and fourth Wednesdays of each month. All skill levels are […]

Collecting Moments at the Canastota Public Library

Beth Totten

On Monday, March 13, at 7 p.m., the Canastota Public Library will host a poetry reading and artist’s reception for local author and painter, Jeanne Dunn. The event will take place in the Lawson Community Room on the lower level of the library where Dunn’s paintings will adorn the walls for the […]

Morrisville Public Library news

Michelle Rounds, Library Director

By Michelle A. Rounds, Library Manager

Be sure to join us this Saturday March 11 for an exclusive interview with WWII Veteran Horace Keller at 2:00pm! The Morrisville Public Library will have a special presentation with WWII Veteran Horace Keller and Madison County Historian Matthew Urtz. Keller will talk about […]