COMMUNITY QUILT TO CELEBRATE BLACK HISTORY MONTH

COMMUNITY QUILT TO CELEBRATE BLACK HISTORY MONTH

Join the EFL in celebrating Black History Month by making a community quilt. Each quilt square should be a 8 1/2 x 11 inch paper. Choose an African American individual who’s story has touched your life! On the square please include their name, photo, and information about them and quotes that have touched you. Please drop off your finished square at the library so we can put the quilt together. We will display it in the children’s room at the…

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THANK YOU CORNING FOUNDATION!

THANK YOU CORNING FOUNDATION!

The Corning Incorporated Foundation is a charitable contributions organization established by Corning Incorporated in 1952. Through leadership and collaboration, the Foundation strives to foster vibrant, enriching, and supportive Corning communities. The Foundation focuses on education, human services, culture, and volunteerism in Corning business locations. The Edmeston Free Library (EFL) would like to acknowledge the Corning Incorporated Foundation for their generous 2019 and 2020 grants for the renovation of the “Rutherford House” – soon to be the new and updated EFL Library/Community…

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2019-2020 State Aid for the Library Construction Program Has Been Approved!

2019-2020 State Aid for the Library Construction Program Has Been Approved!

The New York State Education Department/New York State Library has announced that the Edmeston Free Library’s application for the 2019-2020 State Aid for Library Construction Program has been approved!  With this recent approval of the phase three construction aid application we will be able to upgrade all of the electric, install hardwired smoke detectors and carbon monoxide detectors, restore the front porch and install a new ADA ramp. All work is slated for completion late spring 2021!!!! We would like…

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Coronavirus Resources

Coronavirus Resources

Below are trusted sources for information about the Coronavirus Outbreak. New York State Novel Coronavirus Website US National Library of Medicine CDC Update on Coronavirus World Health Organization