The Sidney Library will welcome Cornell Cooperative Extension / Broome Master Gardener Tony Antes on Saturday, March 11, 2017 at 10:30am. His topic will be Unusual Perennials. If you are tired of the “same old” in perennials, you won’t want to miss this opportunity to learn about some different plants that can be added to your garden to change it up a bit. Mr. Antes will also be available to answer any gardening questions.
This presentation is free and open to the public. We hope you will join us!
Don’t forget that this Saturday February 25, 2017 at 1:00pm is the All American Dinosaur Show! Come meet field paleontologists Mike and Roberta Straka and enjoy their show of fossils, puppets, and music in the Smart Community Room. All children and families are invited to this free event.
The Library Friends will be showing a free movie for all on Sunday, February 26th, 2017 at 1:30pm. Come watch Me Before You in the Smart Community Room. This movie is based on the popular book of the same name by Jojo Moyes.
Join us for an exciting event on February 25, 2017 at 1:00pm in the Smart Community Room. Field paleontologists Mike and Roberta Straka will share fossils along with music, puppets, show & tell and a touch of magic in their All American Dinosaur Show. Mike and Roberta will feature Mr. Nixon, a Triceratops skull they discovered in 1996, as well as an Albertosaurus skull and other exciting artifacts.
Children and families are invited to this free event. We hope to see you there!
Make sure to stop in to our Smart Community Room before the end of February to see artist Carl Houghton’s paintings. There are a variety of rural landscapes and still life acrylic paintings on display. Mr. Houghton, a New Berlin resident, has exhibited widely over the years and has won several awards for his work.
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, and story time will be canceled. 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.
Don’t forget – we are taking part in Take Your Child to the Library Day and invite you to join us! Saturday, February 4th, 2017 between 10:00am – 3:00pm is the big day – stop by for one event or all of them!
We will have Story Time, Also, children who sign up for a NEW library card get a free book to take home. Come see all the fun the Sidney Library has to offer on this special day!
LEGO Time: 10:00-11:00am
Make a LEGO masterpiece to put it in our display case.
Story Time and Craft: 11:00-11:45am
Come learn about the adventures of Pigeon.
Music for Munchkins: 1:00-1:45pm
Make some noise with musical instruments, then get active with some fun movement activities, we’ll finish off with parachute play.
Our computer center will be open to play on our computers, tablets, and our Wii on the big screen.