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.


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 […]

Morrisville Public Library news

By Michelle A. Rounds, Library Manager

Our annual Canned Food Drive to benefit the Morrisville Food Pantry has begun and will continue until the end of February. Help us make it better than last year. Please note: We can only take unexpired items.

This Friday, Jan. 25, please join us for our Family Movie […]

Candidates sought for open OPL Board of Trustees seat

The Oneida Public Library Board of Trustees invites adult residents of the OPL Special Legislature Library District who are interested in running as candidates for the board seat opening up this July 1 to pick up voter petition forms this month at the library, 220 Broad St., Oneida.

To get on the ballot for […]

Cazenovia Public Library and Izaak Walton League Continue Young Naturalists Program Series

The Cazenovia Public Library will partner with the Izaak Walton League to present the Young Naturalists program series for children ages seven and older. The engaging, hands-on programs are designed to get young people interested in science and connected to conservation and outdoor recreation. Participants will become citizen scientists and learn about local ecology […]

Cazenovia Public Library to present Hygge-inspired winter program series

The Cazenovia Public Library will kick off the new year with “Warming Up to Winter: Programs to Enrich the Season.” This January through March, the Library will present events and activities designed to banish the winter blues and promote warmth and joy in the community. An opening reception will be held on Wednesday, Jan. […]