Morrisville Public Library news

By Michelle A. Rounds, Library Manager

Be sure to join us this Friday May 3 for our next Historic Talk for spring. It will be Railroading in the Stockbridge Valley at 6:30pm. Join John Taibi as he shares with us about the O&W railroad between Oneida and Whites Corners past his station at Munnsville.


Jim Ridlon: Discord & Dissent

Commentary on contemporary politics exhibit opens at library in May Jim Ridlon (file photo)

The New Woodstock Free Library is presenting an exhibit of works by the internationally-recognized Cazenovia-based artist Jim Ridlon from May 6 to June 29. In the exhibit, Ridlon will be displaying assemblages he created and presented at Syracuse’s Art Rage […]

A special evening of ukulele events at the Canastota Public Library

On Thursday, April 18, 2019, the Canastota Library Ukulele Extraordinary Strummers Club, under the direction of Deb Guarneiri, held a program to celebrate the Ukulele Support System’s newest development; the Project Fibonacci Foundation presented an award to Nathan Angell and Eric Surprenant, along with Guarneiri, the creator of the Ukulele Support System for upper […]

Local author Renée Roman Nose reads

Renée Roman Nose will read poetry from her book, “Sweet Grass Talking” at the Canastota Public Library.

In honor of April being Poetry Month, Renée Roman Nose will read poetry from her newly released book, “Sweet Grass Talking,” at 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 23, 2019, at the Canastota Public Library.

Roman Nose published “Sweet […]

Morrisville Public Library announces May 2019 calendar of events

Library Closures: We will be closed every Saturday from May 25 until Sept. 1 for our summer hours. We will be closed to observe Memorial Day on Monday May 27.

Decorate our SRP Banner: Starting Wednesday May 1- Friday May 24 help us decorate a letter for our Summer Reading banner. Stop in during […]

Cazenovia Public Library to show On the Basis of Sex

The Cazenovia Public Library will present free screenings of On the Basis of Sex at 1 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. April 26 in the Community Room. The 2018 biographical legal drama is based on the life and career of Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

The film tells the true story of Ruth Bader Ginsburg, her struggles […]

Oneida Public Library news

The Opus Black String Trio, performing eclectic musical selections at Oneida Library April 24 at 7 p.m., features, from left, Allyson Sklar on viola, Kristen Kopf on cello and Elizabeth Simchik on violin.

Opus Black Strings to perform April 24, 2019

Oneida Public Library welcomes back the Opus Black Strings on Wednesday, April 24, […]

Students on spring break can register for OPL’s Hogwarts Academy

Students on spring break, 8 to 13 years old, can relive J. K. Rowlings’ novels about Harry Potter at Oneida Public Library in four daily afternoon classes on magical topics, starting Monday, April 15, from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m.

Monday’s class will divide students among Hogwarts’ houses, using a “Sorting Hat.” Then students will […]

Spring cleaning? Library needs donations of gently used books for book sale

Are you in the process of reorganizing and cleaning out your house and book shelves? The Friends of the Canastota Public Library are looking for a few good books!

On a year-round basis, the Friends operate a year-round book sale in the lower level of the library. The funds raised from these reasonably […]

Cazenovia Public Library news

Junior Book Club to discuss ‘The Wild Robot’ today at 3:30 p.m.

The Wild and Wonderful Readers junior book club will hold its next meeting at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 2, 2019, in the Cazenovia Public Library Story Garden Room. The session will combine book discussion, games, and hands-on creative activities. The group will […]

Oneida Public Library calendar

April 1

Senior Tax Help: Monday, 9 a.m. to noon. Seniors can get tax help and electronic filing from IRS-trained and -certified volunteers with Cornell Cooperative Extension on a first-come, first-served basis. Tax filers should bring last year’s returns and relevant tax documents.Tech Connect Tutorials: Monday, 2:30 to 7 p.m. Tech Connect’s Caren Bertrand […]

Tim Collins performs his new play on cyberbullying at the OPL April 6

Actor and playwright Tim Collins will appear at Oneida Public Library’s Family Super Saturday at 11 a.m. April 6, to perform his new one-man show “Speaking Up, Speaking Out,” a play about cyberbullies and the impact of electronic devices on the lives of students and their families.

In this free performance, Collins portrays a […]