Sidney Memorial Public Library

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


Book Discussion Group

The Friends of the Libraries book discussion group meets every 2nd Tuesday of the month at 11:30am in the Smart Community Room. New members are always welcome.

If you would like to join the Book Discussion Group and need a copy of the book, just stop by our circulation desk and ask for one.


The Friends show a movie on the big screen once a month. This event is free and open to the public. Movies are shown in the Smart Community Room on the 4th Sunday of the month, beginning at 1:30 pm.

  • March 24th – The Post

Book Sale

The Friends of the Libraries sponsor both a la carte (small) and large book sales.  A la carte book sales are often held monthly or twice monthly. The larger book sales are less frequent but have more books and different media available, including magazines and movies.

  • Books A La Carte (smaller sale): 10am – noon
    • February 7th and February 16th
    • March 7th and March 16th
  • Big Book Sale
    • April 25 – 27, 2019

Annual Meeting

The annual meeting of the Friends of the Libraries will be Wednesday, February 6th, 2019 at 2:30pm in the Smart Community Room of the Sidney Memorial Public Library in Sidney, NY.

The agenda will include a financial report and a review of activities supported by the Friends of the Libraries.  All members of the Friends of the Libraries are invited to attend.