Learn how to do simple graphic design for posters, Facebook, and more. We will be teaching a class on Canva, a website that makes graphic design easy. The class will be held on Wednesday, January 6th, 2016 at 4pm. This class is free but registration is required. You can register online, in person at the library, or by calling 563-1200.
In observance of the New Year’s holiday, the Sidney Library will close at 3pm on Thursday December 31st, 2015 and be closed on Friday January 1st, 2016. We will resume normal hours on Saturday.
Do you have a child who would like play time on some of our technology? Join us on Tuesday December 29th 2015 from 2-5pm for Fun and Games Day in the Public Computing Center. Kids ages 5 and up can play games such as ABC Mouse or Minecraft, use an iPad, play on the Wii, or try out our LEGO Mindstorms robot. We will also have puzzles, board games, and crafts to do.
Looking for something fun to do with your kids after Christmas? Join us on Monday, December 28th 2015 for two children’s movies that will be shown on the big screen.
In observance of the Christmas holiday, the Sidney Library will be closed on Thursday December 24th and Friday December 25th, 2015. We will resume normal hours on Saturday the 26th.
Wednesday, December 23rd, 2015 is a half day of school for Sidney students. Why not join us from 2 – 3:30pm for a fun craft activity? Kids of all ages can join us in the children’s area to make a holiday decoration. (All are invited to stay for LEGO time, which begins at 3:30.)
The Sidney Library is excited to host an instrumental music concert on Sunday December 20th, 2015 from 2 – 3 pm in the Smart Community Room. Come see Carline Higgs (flute) and Paul Jenkins (piano) perform some holiday tunes. Ms. Higgs will also play a few solos of classical music. This event is free and for all ages. We hope you will join us!
One of our mini book sales will be held in the Sidney Library lobby on Saturday, December 19th 2015 from 10am – noon. You can find a variety of reasonably priced books for sale.
Thanks to the Friends of the Libraries for organizing this event.
If you are reading this on our website or on Facebook, you are probably already comfortable using the internet. Do you know someone who would like to learn about computers and how to use the internet? Tell them about our Intro to the Internet class on Thursday, December 17th 2015 at 4pm. They will learn how to find and navigate the internet, including news, email, and games.
The class is free but registration is required. Participants can register in person at our circulation desk, or by calling us at 563-1200.
Come see a one-horse open sleigh that was built in Sidney NY! Thanks to Mr. John Johnston of Livingston Manor, the Sidney Library has a 1910 Portland Cutter sleigh on display in our main lobby. It has been restored and is in beautiful condition. Come see it while it is here for the month of December.