‘The Brave’ to be featured at Canastota Public Library

November is a month that we set aside for honoring our military and their families. At the Canastota Public Library this November, we are hosting the premier of “The Brave,” an anthology featuring poems and prose about our military and military life by former and current military members and their families.

On Monday, Nov. […]

Matt Pelicano, author of service dog book, gives talk at the OPL

Matt Pelicano, who will give a talk at Oneida Library Tuesday evening, Oct. 22, 2019, shows off his just published book “Tabouli: The Story of a Heart-Driven Diabetes Alert Dog” last August in South Carolina.

Matt Pelicano, the author of the recently published non-fiction book for young adults, “Tabouli: The Story of Heart-Driven Diabetes […]

New Woodstock Free Library news

The New Woodstock Free Library is hosting an eclectic array of seasonal programs and events for all ages and many interests.  There will be a Monster Bash from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 19. There is a $5 fee per person, with a maximum family fee of $15.  Sign up is required.  Space […]

Tuesday Night Out: New Woodstock Free Library program series continues

Adults of all ages are invited to the New Woodstock Free Library for a new series of programs. Each Tuesday at 7 p.m. a different activity will be offered to the public to encourage community members to de-stress, have fun and make new friends. All events are free and no sign-up is required, unless […]

Opus Black Strings Trio performs Hallowe’en concert

Opus Black Strings Trio returns to Oneida Public Library on Wednesday, October 30, at 7:00 p.m. for a free concert of jazz, pop/rock and classical selections as well as some special arrangements for Hallowe’en.

Opus Black Strings Trio, an alternative strings group, features Elizabeth Simchik on violin, Allyson Sklar on viola and Julia Heller […]

Author Madis Senner to discuss his new book on karma

The Cazenovia Public Library will welcome author Madis Senner to the Community Room at 7 p.m. Oct. 29, 2019, to discuss his book Everything Has Karma: Learning to Embrace Our Interconnectedness.

In his latest work, Senner addresses what karma is, how we take it on, why it matters and more.

The book explores the […]

Madison County libraries return of TechConnect

Beth TottenCanastota Public Library Public Relations

The public libraries in Madison County have hired a new traveling technology trainer for our TechConnect service to assist patrons. She is Amanda McCallops, a 2019 graduate of Syracuse University who currently works part-time at the Canastota Public Library. This is a part-time position that began Wednesday, Oct. […]

Free memoir-writing workshop at Utica Public Library

On Saturday, Nov. 2, 2019, the Utica Public Library will host “The Art of Personal Essays & Memoir Writing” with educator, poet and author Suzanne Richardson.

This free writing workshop will run from 1 to 4 p.m.

Truth is often stranger than fiction, and everyone has a story inside them. Learn all the necessary […]

Oneida Public Library announces October 2019 calendar of events

Oct. 14

Columbus Day (observed)

Monday

Oneida Public Library is closed Monday, Oct. 14, to celebrate Columbus Day (observed). The library will be open as usual on Tuesday, Oct. 15, from 9 a.m. till 8 p.m.

Oct. 15

Ready To Read

Tuesday at 10 a.m.

OPL’s Youth Services Coordinator Megan Gillander will help preschoolers […]

Morrisville Public Library News

By Michelle A. Rounds, Library Manager

Our 17th annual Pumpkin Coloring Contest is almost over. Stop in to the library and pick up your pumpkin coloring contest entry. You have until this Saturday (October 19) at 4 pm to turn in your creations for judging. Open to toddler to 6th graders. Winners will be […]

Tuesday Night Out: New Woodstock Free Library debuts new program series

Adults of all ages are invited to the New Woodstock Free Library for a new series of programs beginning Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2019. Each Tuesday at 7 p.m. a different activity will be offered to the public to encourage community members to de-stress, have fun, and make new friends. All events are free and […]

Canastota Public Library to offer Social Security information program

The Canastota Public Library is offering a free Social Security information program at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2019.

The program is designed to help baby boomers make more informed decisions in order to maximize their retirement income.

Answers to commonly asked questions will be addressed, including:

Will Social Security be there for me?How […]