Madison County libraries announce Library Tech Connect, a technology training program

The public libraries in Madison County have partnered to offer a traveling technology trainer to assist patrons with using technology to access library resources. The tech trainer will rotate among the 10 public libraries in the county and will be available by appointment or on a drop-in basis.

Some examples of what the tech […]

Families Celebrate Reading at First Literacy Event

“Cat in the Hat” (Maureen Fox of CAP) and two young readers enjoyed choosing books in the event’s book room. More than 1,000 gently used books were donated from the community to distribute at the event.

“Captain Book” (Liz Metzger, Director of Canastota Public Library) read stories to children attending CAP’s first annual Literacy Event.


Literacy Coalition Selects Dunn

First Executive Director is retired Morrisville-Eaton teacher from Eaton

(Madison County, NY – Jan. 2012) Retired Morrisville-Eaton English teacher Jay Dunn has been selected as the first executive director of the Madison County Literacy Coalition, a collaborative effort between education, government, social services and community agencies in Madison County.

Dunn taught English at Morrisville-Eaton High […]

Canastota Public Library Offers Computer Classes

By Elizabeth Totten

(Canastota, NY – Jan. 2012) Tech Tuesdays and Computer Therapy Thursdays are being held at the Canastota Public Library through the month of March. Mid York Library System (MYLS) is the recipient of a grant to create a Public Computer Center (PCC). The PCC has been located primarily in Utica at the […]

‘Gingy’ Offers Lap for Little Readers


Hamilton Public Library will be offering technology classes this spring and is seeking community input for course offerings. Pictured are Nancy Roberts and Fritz Meeusen, a Mid-York Library System computer trainer, demonstrating a successful ebook download.

Hamilton Public Library News

By Barbara Coger

(Hamilton, NY – Jan. 2012) The Hamilton Public Library Board […]