WEEKLY QUOTE  “And now let us believe in a long year that is given to us, new, untouched, full of things that have never been, full of work that has never been done, full of tasks, claims, and demands.” – Rainer Maria Rilke, poet


UPCOMING PROGRAMS  Participate in a Mario Kart tournament (with prizes) on Saturday the 23rd, learn how to paint with water and ink (for teens) on Saturday the 30th, and watch a movie about an insect-sized man with us on Thursday the 28th (we’ll bring the popcorn.)

REGULAR PROGRAMS  Music and Movement for toddlers is Tuesday at 10 AM.  Story Time for ages 3 – 6, with picture books and crafts, is Wednesday at 10:30 AM.  Drop-in Computer Help for one-on-one basic computer and eReader use will be on Tuesday the 5th and 26th from 6 PM – 7 PM and Saturday the 16th from 11 AM – 12 PM.  Social Hour, with coffee and conversation, will be on Wednesday the 13th from 2 PM – 3 PM.  Call the library or check out our website for details.


JUST ARRIVED  Have you made a resolution to better yourself in the coming months?  We have plenty of resources for you, so ring in the New Year with some new self-help books.  Expand your knowledge with The Well-Educated Mind: A Guide to the Classical Education You Never Had, plan out a successful future by discovering How Champions Think by sports psychologist Dr. Bob Rotella, learn tips to improve your business relationships in Works Well With Others, or motivate yourself with adventurer David Hempleman-Adams’s new book No Such Thing as Failure. You can even pick up a new hobby (or improve a current one) with the third edition of the photography guide Learning to See Creatively, or start organizing and redecorating your living space with tips from Lovable Livable Home


We welcome your QUESTIONS, COMMENTS, CONCERNS, PURCHASE REQUESTS, AND PROGRAMMING IDEAS.  Contact us at 312 Washington Street, ogdlib@ncls.org, 393-4325, or through any of our social media sites (you can do a search for Ogdensburg Public Library, or find the links on our website.)


WEEKLY HOURS are 9 AM to 8 PM Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday, 9 AM to 5 PM Wednesday and Friday, and 9 AM to 5 PM on Saturday.  We look forward to hearing from you and seeing you at your library!