Sidney Memorial Public Library

8 River Street Sidney, NY 13838 / (607) 563-1200


Astronomy Tech Class 8/31

Want to learn how your phone or tablet can help you when looking at the night sky? We are offering a special evening computer class on Wednesday, August 31st 2016 at 6:30pm. Come learn about some great astronomy apps and join us for a short ‘field trip’ to try them out.

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


Summer Reading Program Ends 8/26

Kids who are keeping track of their reading on a Summer Reading Log and adults completing the Exercise Your Mind & Body Bingo sheets: please note that all logs/forms must be turned back in to the library by Friday August 26, 2016. Hand them in at the front desk for your chance to win!


Animal Adventure 8/24

The folks from Animal Adventure will come to the library on Wednesday, August 24th 2016 at 6:30pm for our final Family Entertainment program of the summer. Come learn about animals, see some up close, and maybe even touch one!



Movies for Kids 8/18 and 8/25

Free showings of children’s movies continue this summer. Join us at 1:00pm on the following dates:

You can watch the trailers below:


Yoga Fun for Kids 8/17

Yoga and stretching are excellent for bodies of all ages. Join us on Wednesday August 17th at 6:30pm as kids learn what yoga is all about. Please make sure each child brings their own mat or towel.


Book Club to Meet 8/16

All are welcome to join the book club hosted by the Friends of the Libraries on Tuesday, August 16th 2016 at 11:30am. This month’s discussion will focus on the novel Along the Infinite Sea by Beatriz Williams. With its timeless love story and ties to World War II, it is sure to be an excellent read and discussion.


Amazing Bubble Man Visits 8/10

On August 10th 2016 at 6:30pm, the Amazing Bubble Man will visit the Sidney Library. Join us in the Smart Community Room for this free family event as you are entertained by bubbles, juggling, and an all-around good time.


Upcoming Kids Movie Screenings

As part of our summer movie series, we will show the following movies for kids:

As always, our movie screenings are free. Join us in our air-conditioned Smart Community Room with your child and feel free to bring a snack if you’d like.


Ninja Night for Kids 8/3

Our first Family Entertainment night in August will be Ninja Night. On August 3rd, 2016 at 6:30pm, we invite kids to come test their ninja skills. They will also get a chance to be creative as they make their own ninja headband and nunchucks.

No registration is necessary – stop by and have some fun!