First Responders’ Appreciation Day to be recognized at Utica Public Library

Utica Library

On Wednesday, Aug. 23, from 8:30 a.m. to noon, the Utica Public Library will host “First Responders Appreciation Day” to honor and thank our fantastic First Responders.

Free coffee, doughnuts, cookies and bagels will be given out to all first responders who stop into the main lobby of the library.

If not […]

August brings story hours to the OPL for preschoolers

Oneida Public Library

By popular demand, Youth Services Coordinator Megan Gillander will introduce at Oneida Public Library a Summer Story Hour for preschoolers and their parents or guardians on Thursdays at 10:00 a.m. Aug. 3, 10,17, 24 and 31.

Gillander will provide stories, songs, simple crafts and special games to help stimulate early childhood […]

August Movie Screenings at the Cazenovia Public Library

This August, the Cazenovia Public Library will offer free public screenings of films on Friday afternoons and evenings. Each of the four films will be shown in the Community Room. Free popcorn will be provided.

Going in Style (2017)—August 4th at 1:00 pm and 6:30 pm. Rated PG-13; 96 minutes

The star-studded heist comedy […]

Summer Reading Week 4: Engineering Week at the CPL – Build a Better World

The Week of July 16 through July 22 is Engineering Week at the Canastota Public Library and the fourth week of our Summer Reading Program, “Build A Better World”. The programs being offered during the week will all have an engineering theme.

Monday, July 17: Monday afternoon at 2pm, kids (ages 10 and up) can […]

Build a Better You July 27 at Sullivan Free Library

Build a Better You, the theme of this year’s summer reading program, is the activity of the day for 7- to 12-year-olds July 27 from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Sullivan Free Library, 101 Falls Blvd., Chittenango.

Students can be dropped off for this session that combines technology & team-building, fairy tales and […]

Morrisville Public Library news

Michelle Rounds, Library Director

Summer Reading has begun! The theme this year is, “Build a Better World”! If you haven’t signed up yet, stop in soon! Remember we have a children’s program (ages 1-17) and an adult one too!

EXCITING NEWS: IF THE CHILDREN READ 1100 HOURS COLLECTIVELY through the course of the program, […]

Cazenovia Public Library Partners With Izaak Walton League for Young Naturalists Program Series

This summer, the Cazenovia Public Library will partner with the Izaak Walton League to present the Young Naturalists program series for children ages 8-12. The hands-on and engaging program is designed to get young people interested in science and connected to conservation and outdoor recreation. The four part series will be held July 27, Aug. […]

Greater Oneida Chamber names Oneida Public Library business of the month July 2017

Chamber Board Member Doreen Borders, Oneida Library Director Michele Ryan, Chamber Board Member Rachel Siderine, Chamber Board Member Sharon Taylor, and Chamber Executive Director Royale Scuderi.

The Greater Oneida Chamber of Commerce has named Oneida Public Library Member of the Month for July. Oneida Public Library, founded in 1924, is chartered by New York […]

Morrisville Public Library announces August programs

Michelle Rounds, Library Director

Library Closures: We are closed for our summer hours Saturday, Aug. 5, 12, 19 and 26.

Summer Reading Story Hour: We will be having a special Summer Kiddies Korner for all preschool kids and toddlers (ages 2-5). We will be reading stories about “Home Sweet Home!” Make a craft; hear […]

Domestic violence examined at Utica Public Library

On Tuesday, Sept. 5, at 6:30 p.m., the Utica Public Library will screen “Private Violence.” This compelling documentary is both riveting and spellbinding.

Through the eyes of both victims and tireless advocates, domestic violence is explored in terms of the crime, law enforcement and legal options. The film does not shy away from or sugar-coat […]

“Build A Better You” youth program offered

Sullivan Free Library

In keeping with the 2017 Summer Reading Program theme of “Build a Better World”, the Sullivan Free Library at 101 Falls Blvd in Chittenango will be offering a program session titled “Build a Better You” on Thursday, July 27th from 10:30 am to 1:00 pm. This program is a […]

American Girl dolls take up women’s suffrage at the OPL July 19

Oneida Public Library

As a special event for children of all ages during Oneida Public Library’s Summer Reading Program, Teresa Wood, who is the creator of History Houses in Rochester, N.Y., has devised an interactive program called “Samantha, an American Girl Suffragette,” set for Wednesday, July 19, at 3:00 p.m.

To help celebrate the […]