MOVIE NIGHT  Join us this Thursday the 20th at 5:30 PM for the latest movie taking place in a plastic building-block world.  We’ll provide drinks and popcorn – you bring your friends.








TIE-DYE  Children ages 5 and up can bring their own piece of white clothing to decorate this Saturday the 22nd at 1 PM.  This program will be held outside in the park and if the weather permits, so check the forecast or check with us on Saturday morning.





REGULAR PROGRAMS  Music and Movement for toddlers is Tuesday at 10 AM.  Stories and Songs, for ages 2 – 4, is on Saturdays at 10 AM.  Drop-in computer help will be next Tuesday the 25th from 6 – 7 PM.  Call the library or check online for all of the details on all of our upcoming events. 

JUST ARRIVED  New novels include James Patterson’s Unsolved, My Life as a Rat by Joyce Carol Oates, Skin Game by Stuart Woods, and City of Girls,  by Elizabeth Gilbert.  Learn more about what it took for the Apollo missions to succeed with Robert Stone’s Chasing the Moon, or examine a more scientific angle with Oliver Morton’s The Moon: A History for the Future.  For more space-related science, try Gordon L. Dillow’s Fire in the Sky to learn about the likelihood of major asteroid impacts.  Foodies might like Ryan Jacobs’s The Truffle Underground, about the famed fungus, or Amanda Little’s The Fate of Food, about what farming might look like in a warmer future.  Travel beneath the ground and through both human and geologic history with Robert Macfarlane’s Underland, or travel the world with some very clever animals in Supernavigators by David Barrie.  Learn a little bit about language in America with Peter Martin’s The Dictionary Wars and find out how birds are named in Mrs Moreau’s Warbler by Stephen Moss.  If your idea of a pleasant summer day involves a rod and reel, check out Gather at the River, where 25 popular authors reflect on recreational fishing.  Journalist David Rowell talks about music in Wherever the Sound Takes You, while columnist George F. Will takes on the current state of the Republican Party in The Conservative Sensibility.  Jennifer Berry Hawes reflections on forgiveness and surviving after tragedy with the survivors of the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church shooting in Grace Will Lead Us Home.  If you’ve read George Orwell’s 1984, learn the story behind it in Dorian Lynskey’s The Ministry of Truth.  Finally, psychologist Jamil Zaki talks about cultivating empathy in The War for Kindness.


We welcome your QUESTIONS, COMMENTS, CONCERNS, PURCHASE REQUESTS, AND PROGRAMMING IDEAS.  Contact us at 312 Washington Street, ogdlib@ncls.org, 315-393-4325, or through any of our social media sites (you can do a search for Ogdensburg Public Library or find the links on our website, ogdlib.org.)


REGULAR HOURS are 9 AM to 8 PM on Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday, 9 AM to 5 PM on Wednesday and Friday, and 9 AM to 3 PM on Saturday.  We look forward to hearing from you and seeing you at your library!