Sidney Memorial Public Library

8 River Street Sidney, NY 13838

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Download eBooks for Free 3/9

Join us on Wednesday, March 9th at 4pm to learn how to download ebooks for free through the library. If you have a smartphone, tablet, or e-reader (such as a Kindle or Nook), come join us! Participants should bring their device (fully charged), their library card, and library pin number.

This class is free but registration is required. Sign up in person at the library circulation desk, call us at 563-1200, or register online to save your spot.

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Movie Showing 2/28

The Library Friends will be showing a free movie for all on Sunday, February 28th at 1:30pm. Come watch Selma in the Smart Community Room and enjoy this historical drama based on the 1965 Selma to Montgomery voting rights marches. The movie, released in 2014, features David Oyelowo as Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Watch the trailer below:

 

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Books & Resources for Parents

We have something new in the children’s section of the Sidney Library, just past the puppets. Check out our bookshelf of pamphlets, books, and other resources that all relate to parenting. With everything from baby food recipes to books about teenagers, we hope you find something helpful.

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Computer Class 2/24

Our next computer class, called Introduction to Email, will be held on Wednesday, February 24th at 4pm.

Would you (or someone you know) like some tips on how to use your email efficiently? This is a class for beginners or those who would like a refresher on email basics.

The class is free but registration is required. Register in person at the library or by calling us at 563-1200.

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Library Closed 2/15

In observance of Presidents’ Day, the Sidney Library and branches will be closed on Monday, February 15th 2016. We will resume normal hours on Tuesday.

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Come Watch Minions 2/16

On Tuesday, February 16th at 1pm (a vacation day for Sidney students), we will show the movie Minions on the big screen in our Smart Community Room. Come join us for a fun, free event!

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Nutrition Workshops Continue

Our nutrition workshops continue through the end of February. The Healthy Children Healthy Families series of workshops is every Wednesday night from 6 – 7:30pm in the Smart Community Room. Stop by and get some healthy snack and meal ideas, and learn about games and activities for your family.

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Ukrainian Folk Egg Workshop 2/27

Pysanky is a 5000 year old art form used to decorate eggshells using wax-resist. On February 27th from 1-3pm you will have the chance to learn this process. We are honored to host a pysanky workshop by award winning artist Mia Sohn. All participants will take home at least one completed egg.

Registration for this workshop is open only until February 17th – call us at 563-1200 to reserve your spot, or register online.

This workshop has a $20 fee which covers the cost of materials.