On Wednesday, April 30th at 6:30pm, Andy Mason of the Delaware-Otsego Audubon Society (DOAS) will present a program on returning spring birds. May is a busy month for many migrating birds who return from the tropics for the summer.
Mr. Mason, who is the co-president of the DOAS, will share information on bird migration and how to identify these birds. We hope you will join us in the Smart Community Room for this informative event, which is free and open to the public.
Last year, the Sidney Library and Sidney Historical Association collaborated to digitize the following local newspapers: The Sidney Record, The Sidney Enterprise, and the Tri-Town News. Click the graphic above to view the archives.
During the Sidney School District‘s spring vacation, the Sidney Library will be hosting two movies in honor of Earth Day. Please join us for the following movies, both of which will be shown in the Smart Community Room:
The Friends of the Libraries book discussion group will meet on Tuesday, April 15th at 11:00am in the Smart Community Room to discuss this month’s book club book, Little Bee by Chris Cleave. New members are always welcome.
The Sidney Library welcomes Lily Wadsworth to our staff. Lily will be teaching several beginner computer classes in our Public Computing Center (PCC). Please register by calling the library, visiting our circulation desk, or online. The following classes are being offered:
Computer Basics – April 14 at 10am, or April 22 at 10am
Navigating the Online Card Catalog – April 16 at 2:30pm
Our featured exhibit in the Smart Community Room for the month of April is JoAnn Bertone Chmielowski. JoAnn’s nature photographs make use of reflections and unusual perspectives, and are paired with beautiful frames carved from local wood.
This exhibit is open for viewing any time our library is open. We encourage you to stop back and visit it!
The Friends of the Libraries are holding their big book sale April 10-12. This is held in the Smart Community Room and offers hardcover and softcover books, as well as CD’s, DVD’s, and magazines for sale.
Photo club, run by local photographer Thomas Hunter, will meet this Monday, April 7th at 6pm in the Smart Community Room. Thomas goes into great depth about the many functions of digital cameras, so this group is a great fit for both beginner and experienced photographers.