The Friends of the Libraries will hold their Annual Meeting at 2:30pm on February 1, 2017 in the Smart Community Room. The meeting is open to the public.
If you (or someone you know) would like help with your taxes, AARP will be at the Sidney Library during tax season. AARP will provide services to senior citizens and people with lower incomes on the following dates:
- Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017
- Thursday, March 9, 2017
- Wednesday, March 15, 2017
- Thursday, April 6, 2017
Signups are required and must be done by calling Sidney Senior Meals (563-2212) after February 1st.
In observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, the Sidney Library and branches will be closed Monday, January 16, 2017. We will resume normal hours on Tuesday.
The Sidney Library has small book sales – called Books a la Carte – on a regular basis. Every first Thursday and third Saturday of the month, you can find a small but excellent selection of books and media for sale in our main lobby.
The January Books a la Carte dates are:
- Thursday, January 5th, 10am – noon
- Saturday, January 21st, 10am – noon
In observance of the federal holiday, the Sidney Library and branches will have the following hours for New Year’s:
- closing at 3pm on Saturday, December 31st, 2016
- closed on January 1 – 2, 2017
We will resume normal hours on Tuesday, January 3rd.
Effective January 1st, 2017, times will change for the following children’s storytimes and programs:
- Preschool Storytime – 10:00am
- Music for Munchkins – 11:00am
- Preschool Tablet Time – 11:00am
- Toddler Storytime – 10:00am
- Baby Storytime – 11:00am
- LEGO Jr – 11:00am
All classes will stay on the same day(s) – times are the only thing that will change. The full information can be found on our Children & Teens Page.
The Sidney Library and branches will be closed on December 24th, 25th, and 26th, 2016 in observance of the Christmas holiday. We will resume normal hours on Tuesday the 27th.
Just a friendly reminder that when the Sidney Central School District is closed due to weather (such as a snow day), the Sidney Memorial Public Library will open a little later in the morning, at 11am. You can hear the list of school closings on local radio stations or by checking News10Now’s page.
If the weather is still bad, we will announce the library closing on WCDO.
Beginning this month, our Ancestry / Genealogy Club will be held on the fourth Tuesday of the month at 6pm. (It used to be on Wednesdays.)
Due to the weather, the SIdney Library is closed today – Monday, November 21st, 2016. Stay safe and we hope to see you tomorrow!