Programs & Exhibits
This Month’s Events
All events are free to the public, unless otherwise stated.
NOVEMBER – Oneonta photographers Brigitte Beehler and Janice Downey will display their nature photography, featuring flowers and landscapes, in our Smart Community Room in the month of November. We encourage you to stop in and visit the exhibit anytime the library is open.
Starting DECEMBER 20 – We will feature the work of Sidney Center’s own Jim Bryden. Mr. Bryden is a stonecutter by trade but also works in quilting. His quilts will be on display for the entire month of December in the Smart Community Room.
Model Train and Movie Program
On Saturday, December 6th at 12:30pm John Neumann will be the host of a special holiday program. We will show the movie Polar Express in the Smart Community Room, and you can see Mr. Neumann’s genuine Lionel “Polar Express” brand O Gauge electric train running around its track, through a tunnel, and over a girder bridge. You can also feel free to stop in and chat with John about trains. For kids and adults alike, this program is sure to make you smile.
Mug Rug Sewing Workshop
Are you a sewing beginner who would like to learn some basic techniques? On Saturday, December 13th, 9:30 – 12:30, join us for a workshop where you will create a small mat / coaster, which can be paired with a mug for a nice gift. (You can see a sample at the circulation desk.) The materials fee is $5 and registration is required. You can sign up online, by phone (563-1200) or in person at the library.
Holiday Card Workshop
Do you like the style of handmade cards? Join us on Sunday December 14th at 1:00pm for a Holiday Card workshop with Sidney Library’s own Linda Shea. For a materials fee of $6, you will take home six unique handmade cards. If you’d like to see samples, stop by the circulation desk. Registration is required: you can sign up online, by phone (563-1200) or in person at the library.