Programs & Exhibits
Food for Fines Week
Dig out those long overdue Sidney Library items and return them with a non-perishable, non-expired food item during the week of December 2 – 9. We will gladly waive one fine in exchange for each food item to be donated to our local food bank. Help out your community while returning overdue items to your local library. The branch libraries in Masonville and Sidney Center will be participating as well.
Electronic Recycling Event
The library will hold a free electronic recycling event from 9:30 – 3:30 on Saturday, December 7. Drop off your old and outdated electronics for simple, safe, and responsible recycling. Go to the parking lots at the rear of the library. Volunteers will be available to lend a hand. See the front page of our website for acceptable items.
Create a Card Workshop
Have fun creating your own cards for the holiday or any occasion at this workshop by our own Linda Shea on Monday, December 9th at 6:30 p.m. For a materials fee of $6, you’ll take home six enchanting cards to give away to friends and relatives. A variety of patterns, including unique gift cards, will be demonstrated. Samples of cards will be on display at the library. Space is limited so register early to reserve your spot.
Learn the Craft of Bow Making
A unique workshop by Pat Cristelli of Sidney Flowers and Gifts will be presented in our Smart Community Room at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, December 5th. You will learn to craft bows of different sizes and types. Pat will teach the techniques you need for creating your own bows to enhance your gifts or use for any kind of decorating. The materials fee for this class is $10 and you will take home ten bows of many varieties. Register in person at the library, by phone, or online by using the workshop button in the sidebar.
Public Computing Center
December is a busy month in the Public Computing Center. There are programs and workshops for all ages and skill levels – from Pre-K to seniors and basic to advanced users. See our Public Computing Center page for more information.
Borrow a Kindle or Nook Color
We are still lending eReaders pre-loaded with many new and popular titles. Check one out today!