The Niagara Falls Public Library and LaSalle Branch Library will be closed from Friday, February 12 through Monday, February 15 in observance of Presidents day.

Niagara Falls Public Library presents 2016 Grammy Awards Contest. Who will win? Best New Artist. Song of the Year. Album of the Year. Record of the Year. Win a prize. Successful predictions will be entered into a drawing for either a CD of one of this year's Grammy nominated artists of your choosing or a $15 iTunes gift card. Contest ends Sunday, February 14th. All the nominees in these four categories can be checked out of the central branch of the Niagara Falls Public Library.

At the Library After School. For Kids Ages 5 -12. Tuesdays at 2:30pm. New Activities each week. This month: paper airplanes, Minecraft and board games, stained glass art, Legos. Click here for schedule and registration information.

February Book Club Selection. The Book Thief by Markus Zusak. Meeting: Friday, February 26th @ 3pm. Main Library. Copies available for checkout at the circulation desk.

Join us for story hour. For children ages 2-4. Thursdays at 10:30 am. January 21 - February 25. LaSalle Branch Library, 8728 Buffalo Ave. Registration required. Call 283-8309 or email mtimby@nioga.org.

Knitting and Crocheting Workshop for adults and teens. For beginners to advanced . Beginners, please bring size 8 needles or a size G crochet hook. Yarn will be provided.  Classes held at Niagara Falls Public Library, 1425 Main Street . Wednesdays: Jan. 20 through February 24 6—7 pm. Mondays: Jan. 25, Feb. 1, 8, 22 and 29 11 am—12 noon. Registration required. Call 286-4892 or email wudy@nioga.org. Free. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

"Exhibit: Dr. P.H. Skinner: Disability Educator, Advocate and Abolitionist. January 7 – March 31. Presented by the Museum of disABILITY History. The interpretive exhibit immerses visitors in the experiences of Dr. P.H. Skinner’s struggle for abolition in Niagara Falls, NY. Dr. P.H. Skinner established a school for African-Americans with disabilities in the shadow of the suspension bridge in 1860. The exhibit, produced through a generous grant from the Niagara Falls Area National Heritage District, will explore dozens of compelling and persuasive visual images.

Tech Know How: Learn how to use the library's FREE e-resources - books, movies, music and more. Registration is required and spaces are limited. Contact a librarian for dates and times. To register: nflref@nioga.org or call 286-4881

The next free, 30-minute, one-on-one Tech Know How sessions will be held on:
Wednesday 2/10/16 from 1-3pm
Thursday 2/18/16 from 1-3pm
Wednesday 2/26/16 from 9-11am

 For registration: nflref@nioga.org or call 716-286-4881.

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