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

Children's Programs

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

For kids in grades K - 6. Registration required. Call 286-4902 or email mtimby@nioga.org or jbattaglia@nioga.org

January 17th at 2:30 pm Code Breakers

  • Oh no, someone locked up the keys to the room where the librarians store all the craft supplies and science experiments! How will we get ready for next week's ATLAS? Help the librarians crack the code and get the key back!

January 24th at 2:30 pm Science of Sound

  • We are going to do a few science experiments to see how sound moves through the air and how a few instruments work, then finish by making an instrument of our own to play and take home!

January 24th at 2:30 pm Big Games

  • Come play our BIG games with us! We have some silly and over-sized twists to a few games. You may find it's a little harder to win some games you love when they are this BIG...

Milk and Cookies @ Main Library
A delicious new book club for Kids in Grades K - 6

We've got milk, cookies, and a story! Miss Joanna will be reading Fortunately, the Milk by Neil Gaiman out loud while you enjoy some delicious snacks! 

Thursdays @ 3:30pm
January 12, 19, 26

Registration required. Call 296-4902.

Tiny Tot Time

A program designed for children ages 2 - 4 (younger siblings welcome!)  

Join us for stories, rhymes, music, movement and more.

Main: Wednesdays @ 10:30am - January 11 - February 15

LaSalle: Fridays @ 10:30am - January 20 - February 17

Registration required.  

Call 286-4902 for Main, 283-8309 for LaSalle or email mtimby@nioga.org

Friday Fun @ LaSalle Library
For Kids in Grades K - 6

Fridays 3:30-4:30 pm

January 20: Lego Club We provide the Legos, you provide the creativity.

January 27: Fun with Art Paint a beautiful winter scene using watercolors and salt!

Registration required. Call 283-8309.

Adult Programs

Knit & Crochet Workshop @ Main Library

For beginners to advanced. Beginners, please bring size 8 needles or a size G crochet hook. Yarn will be provided. all others, bring a project to work on.

Wednesdays - January 18 through February 22: 6 - 7pm
Mondays - January 23 & 30, Feb 6 & 27: 11am - 12 noon

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

Free. Funded by the Friends of the Library.

Poetry Group @ Main Library

Poems of Inspiration and New Beginnings

Monday, January 23 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm.

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

To register, please call 283-8309.

Adult Coloring Groups at LaSalle Library

We will be forming two groups. Choose the one that best fit your schedule - or join us on both days.
Free. All materials supplied.

Mondays @ 6:00 pm
Wednesdays @ 3:00pm

To register, please call 283-8309.

Free Notary Public Service @ Main Library

Mondays 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Main Library 1425 Main Street.

What to bring:

  • unsigned, completed documents
  • 2 proofs of identity, including a photo ID.