The first ‘Back to Basics’ drawing class will meet on Sat. March 15th at 11:00am. Local art teacher Alyssa Hardy will instruct you on some basic drawing skills and provide time for guided practice.
A full description of both parts of this program can be found on the Programs page. At this time, the class is full but we may offer one again soon so be on the lookout!
A huge thanks to Amy from Cornell Cooperative Extension of Delaware County for her dedication in running the multiple weeks of the Nutrition Program. Each night, attendees have left with helpful tips, new recipes, and delicious samples of the evening’s dish. The final night will be Thurs. March 6th at 6:30pm in the Smart Community Room. If you haven’t stopped by yet, we encourage you to attend!
Many of our patrons have commented on the beautiful nature and animal photography of Lucinda VanVleck hanging in the Smart Community Room this month. We are excited that Ms. VanVleck, the secretary for the Southern Tier Beekeepers’ Association, will speak about the art of beekeeping this Saturday, March 1st at 11:00am in the Smart Community Room. We hope you can join us for what promises to be an informative talk.
This is one of two presentations by Dave Hawley in celebration of the 50th anniversary of the British Invasion. On Thursday, February 20th at 7pm, Dave will show the episode of the Ed Sullivan Show featuring debut of the Beatles; this is the entire episode, including all other performers and commercials true to the original show.
Dave’s other Beatles event will be Monday, February 24th. Visit the Programs page for full details.
Are you uninsured or seeking information about health insurance options? The Mothers & Babies Perinatal Network is sponsoring a community presentation, open to all, on Tuesday February 18th, from 6 – 7:30pm in the Smart Community Room. They can help you understand more about if you are eligible for health insurance through the New York State of Health (NY’s marketplace for health insurance).
The event that was originally planned for February 5th but has been rescheduled to Monday, February 24th at 7pm, is a look at the Beatles’ first US visit.
The other event, a screening of the Ed Sullivan Show that marks the Beatles’ US debut, is still planned for Thursday, February 20th at 7pm.
Both events will be held in the Smart Community Room and are free to the public.
We are very excited that Cornell Cooperative Extension will be continuing their wonderful nutrition and cooking program at the Sidney Library. Come visit on February 6th, 13th, and 27th at 6:30pm to get nutrition and grocery shopping tips, as well as a cooking demo (and of course, try some of the delicious results).
To register, please call 607-865-6531 or email email@example.com. You may also register at the library or online.
Local Beatles enthusiast Dave Hawley will be presenting his first of two Beatles-themed events at the Sidney Library this month, in celebration of the 50th anniversary of the “British Invasion”. At 7:00pm on Wednesday February 5th in the Smart Community Room, Dave will show The Beatles: the First US Visit, a day-by-day look at the Beatles’ first tour in the USA. Beatles fans, you would not want to miss this opportunity to watch them on the big screen.
The newly formed Photography Club, organized by local photographer Thomas Hunter, will meet for the first time this Monday, February 3rd at 6:00pm in the Smart Community Room. If you have an interest in learning more about your camera, please come. This group is free to the public. Don’t forget to bring your camera!
Are you interested in participating in a writers’ group? Members bring their writing (poetry, short stories, drafts of longer fiction and non-fiction they are working on) and share it with other members for feedback.
If you would like to be a part of a new writers’ group, please contact Judy Gray at Sidney Library by calling 563-1200 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.