OPL’s Feb. 25 movie matinee features ‘The Seagull’

Oneida Public Library is substituting the 2018 costume comedy with a twist, ,” for the originally scheduled film at the Monday Movie Matinee, Feb. 25, at 1 p.m.

“The Seagull,” based on Anton Chekhov’s play of the same name, relates the romantic complexities of friends and family during a weekend in the country and […]

Oneida Library’s annual vote set for March 5

On Tuesday, March 5, 2019, registered voters residing in the Oneida Public Library’s Special Legislature Library District can vote for candidates running for the one open seat on the OPL Board of Trustees that will open up July 1 and vote on the board’s proposed operating budget for the library’s upcoming fiscal year, July […]

Students can step out to the OPL during Winter Break

Jeff “the Magic Man” D’Ambrosio will be at Oneida Public Library Wednesday, Feb. 20, at 6 p.m. to teach children in elementary school how to make animals, real and imagined out, of balloons.

Students on Winter Break February 19-22 can get out of the house for some special free programs at Oneida Public Library.

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Cazenovia Public Library news

Library to present “Dinosaur Dig” workshop for children Feb. 20

The Cazenovia Public Library will welcome field paleontologists Mike and Roberta Straka to the community room at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 20, to present “Dinosaur Dig”—a scientific exploration workshop for children ages five and up.

During the interactive program, participants will learn about fossils […]

Children’s story times begin soon at the Canastota Public Library

Baby & Me Lapsit and Storytime with Mrs. Liz begin again in February at the Canastota Public Library. Both programs run in the spring, summer and fall at the library. There is always a hiatus from the programs during the months of January and June.

Baby & Me Lapsit with Miss Angela will […]

“If Winter Comes” (1947)to be shown at the Cazenovia Public Library

The Cazenovia Public Library will continue its “Warming up to Winter” program series with a free screening of If Winter Comes (1947) Monday, Feb. 11, at 1 p.m. in the Community Room. Based on the novel by A.S.M. Hutchinson, the film stars Walter Pidgeon, Deborah Kerr and Angela Lansbury.

Set in the small English […]

Morrisville Public Library news

By Michelle A. Rounds, Library Manager

We are so sorry, but due to lack of RSVP volunteers, the library will not be able to have our Tax Prep for Senior Citizens program this year. You can still get your taxes done in Morrisville; you just need to call Cornell Cooperative Extension at 315.684.3001 to […]

POSTPONED: George-Kanentiio speaks on adoption among the Iroquois

UPDATE: The talk by historian and journalist Doug George-Kanentiio on the history and traditions of the Iroquois Nations on the adoption and naturalization of non-Iroquois people scheduled for Jan. 29 at Oneida Public Library has been moved to 7 p.m. Feb. 7, 2019, due to anticipated inclement weather.

George-Kanentiio, himself a member of the […]

Utica Public Library to host tribute to Aretha Franklin

On Saturday, Feb. 9, at 1 p.m., the Utica Public Library will present a Tribute to Aretha Franklin. Members of our community will provide the main feature.

Ms. Tracy Bowen’s “Miss Shannon” and “Lyrick” will do “A Presentation in Franklin,” a slideshow of images will also run at a later point during the event.

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Oneida Public Library calendar

Feb. 1 through 28, 2019

Feb. 2

10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The OPL Friends’ Accessories Sale. Friends of the Oneida Public Library are selling at unusually low prices gently used accessories, including a wide diversity of costume jewelry, to benefit the library.11 a.m. Family Super Saturday: Bingo for Books. To promote the national […]

Cazenovia Public Library news

The Bookshop to be shown Feb. 1

The library will present two free screenings of The Bookshop at 1 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 1, in the Community Room. The 2018 drama film is based on the novel of the same name by Penelope Fitzgerald.

Set in 1959, the story centers on Florence Green, a free-spirited, middle-aged […]

Cazenovia Public Library to kick off “Cozy Café” series with theorem painting workshop

This winter, the Cazenovia Public Library will present the “Cozy Café” – a weekly celebration of hygge. A key aspect of Danish culture, hygge (pronounced “hue-guh”) is a concept characterized by a state of coziness, comfort and contentment.

The Cozy Café is presented as part of the “Warming Up to Winter” program series and […]