The library is accepting book donations again, but they must be printed within the past 5 years or newer, no mold, no dirt, etc. Thank you for your patience, and please join us at the next Friends Book Sale April 5 - 14!
WEEKLY QUOTE In the coldest February, as in every other month in every other year, the best thing to hold on to in this world is each other. – Linda Ellerbee
LEGO SOAP Children ages 7 and up can learn a simple soap-making process and create their own orange-scented Lego-brick-shaped bars. Stop in for good clean fun today, the 17th, from 2 – 3 PM.
MOVIE NIGHT Movie night is this Thursday, the 18th. We’ll be watching a family-friendly spooky movie based on a spooky series of children’s books. Ask your friends to join you for a night of popcorn fun.
WEEKLY QUOTE I have some friends, some honest friends, and honest friends are few: my pipe of briar; my open fire; a book that's not too new. – Robert W. Service, Canadian poet
TAX FORMS New York State tax forms have arrived, and the Federal forms are expected shortly. We will have a very limited supply this year, both in the number and in the kind of forms, so stop in soon or call ahead to make sure we still have the ones you need.
MOVIE NIGHT Come watch a recent movie from Marvel about an insect-sized superhero. We’ll bring the popcorn this Thursday, January 28th, at 5:30 PM – you bring the guests. The film is rated PG-13.
WEEKLY QUOTE “You cannot be afraid to speak up and speak out for what you believe. You have to have courage, raw courage.” ― John Lewis: civil rights movement leader, congressman, and author
MOVIE NIGHT Come watch a recent movie from Marvel about a superhero who is sometimes insect-sized. We’ll bring the popcorn next Thursday, January 28th, at 5:30 PM – you bring the guests.
INK PAINTING Learn a new artistic technique next Saturday, January 30th, at 2 PM. We’ll provide all the tools necessary for you to create your own masterpieces with a combination of water and colored ink.
SANTA Does your child know what they want for Christmas? Have them come whisper it to Santa Claus himself this Saturday the 19th at 2 PM. We’ll be taking digital photos for you free of charge. No registration is required, but you can stop by the library to fill out a permission form ahead of time if you wish.
MOVIE NIGHT Come to our last movie night of the year for free popcorn and fun. We’ll be watching a hit flick about tiny yellow helpers this Thursday the 17th at 5:30. Call for more details.
NEW DISPLAY This month, we’re featuring pictures from the Standard Shade Roller plant, which operated in Ogdensburg under the Joanna-Western Mills and Crown Home Furnishing Companies. The photos feature production lines, parties and employees. Why not stop in to see if you recognize anyone? You may even spot yourself.
MOVIE NIGHT Why not “wrap up” your day with a spooky movie at the library? Come in October 15th at 5:30 PM for popcorn and a villain who’s coming unraveled.
COMPUTER HELP Need help with your eReader, the Internet, or Microsoft Office? We hold drop-in computer instruction sessions four times a month. Come by tonight (October 6th) from 6 – 7. Call ahead for an appointment or just bring your questions.
STAR WARS Celebrate Star Wars Reads Day with us this Saturday, October 10th. We’ll have crafts, games, and – of course – books. Prepare for the new movie, learn the ways of the Force, defeat bad guys, and win a prize. Activities begin at 2 PM.
MOVIE NIGHT Movie Night returns for the Fall with a new family-friendly classic. The lights go down at 5:30 PM this Thursday the 17th, so come early to get your popcorn!
TEEN CRAFT Teens can create magnets this Saturday, September 19th, at 1:30 PM. Make glittery globes, creepy eyes, and more. Personalize your locker this fall and feel just a little better about going back to school.
ADULT CRAFT This month we’ll be making fall-themed bookends out of burlap, thread, and paint. By request, we’re having two sessions: one in the morning from 11 AM – 12:30 PM next Monday, September 21st, and one in the evening from 6 PM – 7:30 PM on Monday, September 28th. Materials will be provided, but you can always bring your own “notions” from home for a truly personalized project.