Morrisville Public Library news
By Michelle Rounds
(Morrisville, NY – Sept. 2012) Our fall book talk series has begun. Stop in and get your copy of Homer & Langley by E.L. Doctorow now. The talk will be at 12:15 p.m. Friday, Sept. 21. Bring your lunch and join in the discussion.
We will be having fun with fall leaves Friday, Sept. 21, at 6:30pm. Bring the family in to celebrate one of Central New York’s most beautiful times of the year.
We have started a writing group at the library for adults. Get your creative juices flowing and join this fun group. They will be meeting Saturday, Sept. 22, at 1 p.m. Call Josie Howlett at 315.893.7032 or Cathy Nagle at 315.527.1627 for more information.
Come learn Tai Chi Chuan with Morrisville State College Professor William S. Snyder Monday, Sept. 24, at 6:30 p.m. He will be doing this class for free every Monday so teens and adults, this is your chance to learn this and have fun. If you cannot make that day, he will be at the library again Monday, Oct. 1.
Join us for Play Doh Day Friday. Sept. 28, at 6:30 p.m. Not only will we learn how to make no-cook Play Doh, but everyone will get to make some to take home.
Kiddies Korner, our preschool story hour, starts again Tuesday, Oct. 2, at 9:30 a.m. We will be meeting every week this year, so be sure to mark your calendars. You can stop in and pick up a list of the topics we will be reading about at the circulation desk now. Our first story hour will be all about the season of autumn. Bring your toddler or preschool child in for stories and more.
On Friday, Oct. 5, at 6:30 p.m. we will be hosting Tim Collins and his Standing Up, Standing By bullying program. Families will learn how bullying may affect their children, while kids will learn what they can do if they are targeted by or see bullying happen.
We need oatmeal containers, so if you have any, please drop them off to the library at your earliest convenience. We appreciate the help.
Michelle Rounds is library manager for the Morrisville Public Library. The library is open Monday, Wednesday and Friday from noon to 8 p.m., Tuesday and Thursday from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.