School’s OUT Activities!

winter_breakDecember 29th – Hand Knitting

December 30th – Movie Matinee “Peter Pan”

December 31st – Wii, Playstation & Minecraft Free Play

Jan. 2nd – Artful FUN

Ages 5-12 enjoy winter afternoons at the Library from 1:00-3:00pm

Registration Appreciated 607-869-3031

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LIBRARY CLOSED

The library will be closed on these following dates:

holidaysWednesday, December 24th – Christmas Eve

Thursday, December 25th – Christmas Day

Wednesday, December 31st (closing at 3pm)

Thursday, January 1st – HAPPY NEW YEAR!

 

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Grant Writing 101

Saturday, January 10th 10:00AM-2:00PM

Grant-WritingParticipants will learn grant writing basics: how to formulate a proposal; write convincingly; and what language to use (or not use). Ithaca College Lecturer Mary Beth Bunge specializes in non-profit management and fund-raising.

Bring a bag lunch

REGISTRATION REQUIRED 607-869-3031

Sponsored by the Delavan Foundaiton

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Creative Embroidery

Wednesday, January 14th 5:00-8:00PM

6a00e5523f5f4d883401901ee42f9b970b-800wiJoin Librarian Cady (BFA, Fiber Art 2012) to learn how to draw with thread through creative embroidery and applique. Get inspired and learn to stitch pictures with hand and sewing techniques.

$5 Class fee.  REGISTRATION REQUIRED

 

Sponsored by the Delavan Foundation 

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Board of Trustees Annual Meeting

Thursday, January 15th 5:00-6:30PM

Library LOGO 2012Open to the public. Hear brief reports on the state of the library and Association Members will vote for 2 library trustees. The library is seeking a new trustee.

Refreshments provided.

Please note: There will be a regular Board Meeting from 5-6:30pm and the Annual Meeting will start after that.

 

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Local Author Highlight – Elaine Mansfield

512PPTHOFOL._SY344_BO1,204,203,200_Tuesday, January 20th 7:00PM

Local author, blogger and bereavement facilitator at Tompkins County Hospicare, Elaine will discuss her touching memoir, Leaning into Love: A Spiritual Journey through Grief.

Refreshments and Book signing to follow Elaine’s talk.

FREE EVENT – Registration Appreciated

 

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Photo Management

Thursday, January 22nd 6:00-8:00PM

photoLearn to save, edit and create folders for your digital photos. Carl Schmidt will introduce participants to the Picasa photo management system.

Space Limited – Registration Required 607-869-3031

Laptops provided or bring your own

Sponsored by the FLLS Outreach Mini-Grant

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Bath Soaks and Healing Salves Workshop

Saturday, January 24th 12:00-2:00PM

lavender-essential-oilJoin Kash Iraggi, certified Aromatherapist and owner of Balance Aromatherapy, to learn the use of Therapeutic essential oils for winter health as well as herbs that help your skin handle the winter weather.

REGISTRATION REQUIRED – Class fee $5

Sponsored by the Delavan Foundation 

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Teen Craft Club

Tuesday, January 27th 2:30-4:00PM

teen-craft-club1Students in grades 6-12 are invited to get inspired and learn new DIY skills!

This month: Making Monsters with (Sewing) Machines. 

 

Limited space – Registration Required 607-869-3031

Snacks provided.

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Windows 8.1

Thursdays – January 29th, February 5th & 12th 6:00-8:00PM

Windows8_1logoLearn how to navigate the new Windows operating system. This 3-part class will move beyond the basics and allow job seekers to add Windows 8.1 to resumes as a marketable skill. Space limited – Registration Required  607-869-3031

Laptops provided or bring your own

Sponsored by the FLLS Outreach Mini-Grant

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