Sidney Memorial Public Library

8 River Street Sidney, NY 13838

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Take Your Child to the Library Day 2/4

Join us on Saturday, February 4th, 2017 between 10:00am – 3:00pm as we offer children’s programming all day. Come sample some of our most popular programs normally held during the week, stay for one activity or all.

Families can enjoy doing an independent craft together, and even go on a library scavenger hunt to win a prize. Also, children who sign up for a NEW library card get a free book to take home. Come see all the fun the Sidney Library has to offer on this special day!

  • LEGO Time: 10:00-11:00am
    • Make a LEGO masterpiece to put it in our display case.
  • Story Time and Craft: 11:00-11:45am
    • Come learn about the adventures of Pigeon.
  • Music for Munchkins: 1:00-1:45pm
    • Make some noise with musical instruments, then get active with some fun movement activities, we’ll finish off with parachute play.
  • PCC: 2:00-3:00pm
    • Our computer center will be open to play on our computers, tablets, and our Wii on the big screen.

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Tax Help Available 2/1

If you (or someone you know) would like help with your taxes, AARP will be at the Sidney Library during tax season. AARP will provide services to senior citizens and people with lower incomes on the following dates:

  • Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017
  • Thursday, March 9, 2017
  • Wednesday, March 15, 2017
  • Thursday, April 6, 2017

Signups are required and must be done by calling Sidney Senior Meals (563-2212) after February 1st.

 

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Library Closed 1/16

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In observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, the Sidney Library and branches will be closed Monday, January 16, 2017. We will resume normal hours on Tuesday.

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Small Book Sales

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The Sidney Library has small book sales – called Books a la Carte – on a regular basis. Every first Thursday and third Saturday of the month, you can find a small but excellent selection of books and media for sale in our main lobby.

The January Books a la Carte dates are:

  • Thursday, January 5th, 10am – noon
  • Saturday, January 21st, 10am – noon

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Kids Movie Showing – 12/30

Come watch The Secret Life of Pets, an animated movie about what pets do while their owners are away. Join Max, Duke, and their neighbors as they go on an adventure in the city.

We will be showing the movie on the big screen in our Smart Community Room this Friday, December 30th, 2016 at 1pm. This movie is free to all. Check out the trailer below!

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Library Closed for New Year’s

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In observance of the federal holiday, the Sidney Library and branches will have the following hours for New Year’s:

  • closing at 3pm on Saturday, December 31st, 2016
  • closed on January 1 – 2, 2017

We will resume normal hours on Tuesday, January 3rd.

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Time Changes to Children’s Programs

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Effective January 1st, 2017, times will change for the following children’s storytimes and programs:

  • Preschool Storytime – 10:00am
  • Music for Munchkins – 11:00am
  • Preschool Tablet Time – 11:00am
  • Toddler Storytime – 10:00am
  • Baby Storytime – 11:00am
  • LEGO Jr – 11:00am

All classes will stay on the same day(s) – times are the only thing that will change. The full information can be found on our Children & Teens Page.

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Library Closed for Christmas

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The Sidney Library and branches will be closed on December 24th, 25th, and 26th, 2016 in observance of the Christmas holiday. We will resume normal hours on Tuesday the 27th.

 

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Winter Weather Closing Policy

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Just a friendly reminder that when the Sidney Central School District is closed due to weather (such as a snow day), the Sidney Memorial Public Library will open a little later in the morning, at 11am. You can hear the list of school closings on local radio stations or by checking News10Now’s page.

If the weather is still bad, we will announce the library closing on WCDO.

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Ancestry Club Change

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Beginning this month, our Ancestry / Genealogy Club will be held on the fourth Tuesday of the month at 6pm. (It used to be on Wednesdays.)

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