UPCOMING PROGRAMS AND EVENTS

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Children   Adults

All programs are free and sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

Programs for Children and Families

Stories and More for Children Ages 2 - 4

Join us for stories, music, movement and other early literacy fun!

Main Library - Wednesdays @ 10:30am
September 20 - November 1

LaSalle Library - Thursdays @ 10:30am
September 21 - November 2

Registration required. Call 286-4902 for Main, 283-8309 for LaSalle.

A.T.L.A.S. - At The Library After School @ Main Library

Programs for children ages 4 - 8 and 9 - 12.
New activites each week! Science, arts and crafts, games, stories and more.

Tuesdays @ 2:30
September 19 - October 24

PROGRAMS FOR AGES 4 - 8
9/26 - Build Your Own Volcano
10/3 - Spy Academy
10/10 - Legos and Games
10/17 - Monster Mash!
10/24 - Make Your Own Trick or Treat Bag

PROGRAMS FOR AGES 9-12
9/29 - Extending Grabber
10/3 - Light Painting
10/10 - Legos and Games
10/17 - Marble Runs
10/24 - Make Your Own Trick Or Treat Bag

Space is limited. Registration required. Call 286-4902 to register.

A.T.L.A.S. - At The Library After School @ LaSalle

Programs for children ages 5 - 12.
New activites each week! Science, arts and crafts, games, stories and more.

Thursdays @ 3:30
September 21 - October 26

9/21 - Pokemon
9/28 - Build Your Own Volcano
10/5 - Kindness Rocks
10/12 - Legos
10/19 - Marble Runs
10/24 - Make Your Own Trick Or Treat Bag

Registration required. Call 283-8309.

Make Stuff Saturday @ Main Library
For children and families. Parents, please assist young children

Saturday, September 23
Drop in between 2:30 & 4:00pm

We'll have several self-directed "maker stations" set up for you to try. Choose one activity or try them all!

Activities include:
Perler Bead Backpack Tag or Keychain
Weaving With Yarn
Legos
Coloring

Programs for Adults

Small Painting Paint Night @ Main Library

Using unconnventional tools, we will paint two pictures of birches on 9x12 inch pieces of canvas paper. All supplies provided.

Class will be repeated three times - choose the date that works best for you!

Monday, September 25 @ 6:00pm CLASS FULL - REGISTRATION CLOSED
Wednesday, September 27 @ 6:00pm
CLASS FULL - REGISTRATION CLOSED

Class size is limited. Registration required. Call 286-4892 or email wudy@nioga.org

Funded by the Friends of the Library.

Healthy Eating Workshops @ Main Library

Learn how to make healthy choices on the go! Quick meals... On the go snacks... Better Beverages... Label reading.

Thursdays @ 3:00pm
September 28
October 26
November 30
December 28

Presented by Cornell University Cooperative Extension.

Call 299-0905 ext. 287 for more information.

Seashell Decorating Craft Class @ LaSalle Library
For adults & teens

Color seashells with sharpie markers for a unique decoration.

Monday, October 2
6:00pm

Registration required. Call 286-4902 or email wudy@nioga.org

Paint Night @ Main Library

Bring your friends or come for a date night. Everyone has fun at Paint Night! We will be painting a lighthouse at sunset. All supplies provided.

Classes held at 1425 Main Street

Choose one of the following dates:
Tuesday, October 10 @ 6:00pm CLASS FULL - REGISTRATION CLOSED
Monday, October 16 @ 6:00pm CLASS FULL - REGISTRATION CLOSED
Wednesday, October 18 @ 6:00pm
Tuesday, October 24 @ 6:00pm CLASS FULL - REGISTRATION CLOSED

Space is limited. Reserve your spot early. Call 286-4892 or email wudy@nioga.org

Book Club @ Main Library

October Selection: Vanishing Act by Thomas Perry, Local Author

Jane Whitefield helps people disappear by giving them a new identity--new appearance, new social security card--and her clientele ranges from bankrupt businessmen to fleeing wives. On this occasion, things backfire and she must resort to her Native American talents to track a dangerous customer she helped disappear.

Join us for a discussion on
Friday, October 13
2:00pm
Main Library. 1425 Main Street

Please register by calling 286-4881 or email nflref@nioga.org.

Copies available at the circulation desk.

BTOP Express Computer Classes @ Main Library

Friday, October 13
10am - 1pm: Windows 10 and Windows 8 Discussion
1pm - 4pm: Power Point and Publisher Basic

Monday, October 23
10am - 1pm: Computer Basic / Internet Basic
1pm - 4pm: Gaga for Google

Registration required. Call 286-4881

Program is generously supported with financial contributions by Nioga Library System

Gentle Yoga @ LaSalle Library

Presented by Living Breath Yoga. Everyone is welcome! Bring a mat if you have one.

Gentle Yoga is a slower-paced, relaxing practice. It can help relieve stress, increase flexibility, calm the mind, and strengthen the body.

Saturday, October 14th
2:00pm.
Registration required. Call 283-8309 to register today!

Movie Night @ Main Library

Joining us for ghosthunting October 24th? Get in the spirit and join us for a special movie screening!

Ghostbusters: Answer the Call
Paranormal researcher Abby Yates (Melissa McCarthy) and physicist Erin Gilbert are trying to prove that ghosts exist in modern society. When strange apparitions appear in Manhattan, Gilbert and Yates turn to engineer Jillian Holtzmann for help. Also joining the team is Patty Tolan, a lifelong New Yorker who knows the city inside and out. Armed with proton packs and plenty of attitude, the four women prepare for an epic battle as more than 1,000 mischievous ghouls descend on Times Square.

Monday, October 16th
6:30pm
Main Library Auditorium

Rated PG-13. Ages 16 & under must be accompanied by a responsible adult at all times.

Evening Book Club @ LaSalle Library

First meeting: Wednesday, October 18th, 2017 @ 6:00pm.

We're reading Brooklyn by Colm Toibin.
Set in Brooklyn and Ireland in the early 1950's when one young woman crosses the ocean to make a new life for herself.

Interested in joining? Call us at 283-8309 to register!

Pumpkin Decorating Class for Adults @ LaSalle Library

Bring your own small sized pumpkin (real or faux) and decorate it with (provided) - paint, ribbon,
flowers, leaves, and more!

Saturday, October 21st
2:00 PM

Program space is limited to 15 participants.
Registration required. Call 283-8309 to register today!

Learn About Ghosthunting From the Pros!

Join us for a visit from Niagara Falls Paranormal.

Tuesday, October 24 @ 7:00 pm
Main Library Auditorium

Visit Niagara Falls Paranormal at http://www.nfparanormal.com/

Stamping With Leaves on Fabric @ Main Library

Bring a sweatshirt, tee shirt or any other fabric item to turn into a work of art. Everything, even something new, must be prewashed. We will be using fabric paint as well as bleach on dark items. Leaves willl be provided, but if you want to bring your own, look for ones with well-defined veins.

Not sure you want to risk it? Then you can make a leaf-stamped picture on card stock suitable for framing.

Choose one of the following dates:
Monday, October 30 @ 6:00pm
Wednesday, November 1 @ 6:00pm
Tuesday, November 7 @ 6:00pm

Registration required. Call 286-4892 or email wudy@nioga.org

Reverse Glass Painting @ Main Library

Bring in a clear glass plate (Walmart has them) or a small frame with glass and paint a design using reverse glass painting techniques. Can't find any? Then bring in a clean jar or other glass item to paint. Patterns provided.

Choose one of the following dates:
Monday, November 13 @ 6:00pm
Wednesday, November 15 @ 6:00pm
Tuesday, November 21 @ 6:00pm

Registration required. Call 286-4892 or email wudy@nioga.org

Make an Ornament Night

Choose an ornament or make all three.

Choose one of the following dates:
Monday, November 27 @ 6:00pm
Wednesday, November 29 @ 6:00pm
Tuesday, December @ 6:00pm

All supplies provided.

Registration required. Call 286-4892 or email wudy@nioga.org

Do you want to check out movies, TV shows, magazines, audiobooks, e-Books or
music albums using one of our digital services, but you’re not sure where to start?

Do you have a smartphone, tablet or laptop and need help accessing these services?

Our librarians are happy to help!
You can now schedule time with a librarian for assistance with the  following:
· Signing up for these services with your library card
· Downloading the apps to your devices
· Checking out/downloading individual items
· Placing holds on  popular titles

Email kfalkowski@nioga.org or call 286-4881 for more info!

Knitting & Crocheting Group @ LaSalle Library
Enjoy needlework? Join our informal group and make a cat blanket for the SPCA, or work on your own project! Knitters and crocheters should bring  #7, 8, or 9 needles, and/or a G or H hook plus one of any color skein of worsted wool yarn. 
Tuesdays @ 6:00 pm
Call 283-8309 to register