Join us for a fun morning celebrating this year’s One Book, OWWL Kids selection “Finding Kindess” by Deborah Underwood. After reading the story we’ll make “kindess rocks” to take home! Best for children in K-3rd grades. Siblings welcome. Registration is requested, click here to sign up for the event.
Children of all ages and abilities need and benefit from sensory-based play. During this program children will rotate through different sensory stations with their caregiver. These programs are open to any child 2 to 5 years old and their siblings. Registration is not required.
Dr. Anne Pellerin, astronomer and physics professor from SUNY Geneseo, will talk about the great solar eclipse coming up in April. Open to all ages! Registration is not required.
Join Barb Brenner, certified master food preserver from Cornell Cooperative Extension to learn how to make fermented foods, including sauerkraut, kimchi, kombucha, and more. See different fermentation containers, learn how to keep air away from the fermenting food and how you don’t need to spend money on gadgets to get started in fermentation. Registration is required. Click here to sign up for the class.
New styles and colors are available. All proceeds benefit the Building Up for the Future capital campaign. Check out the selections at https://wadslib2020-2.itemorder.com/
Craving something sweet? Join us on Thursday, October 22 at 4 p.m. and learn how to bake this S’mores Mug Cake recipe for toasty, gooey results in five minutes. No campfire needed just a microwave! Open to teens in grades 6-12. Registration is required in order to receive the event link ahead of time. Email Ms. Brandy at email@example.com by October 9 to sign up.
The library now has Wifi hotspots for patrons to borrow! The hotspot can be checked out with your library card and then you can connect your device to the Internet from anywhere. Hotspots will be loaned for one week on a first come basis. Stop in or call the library at (585) 243-0440 for more information. Click here to review the library’s hotspot lending agreement.
The library is now open to the public Monday – Thursday: 10 am – 7 pm and Friday: 1:30-6 pm.
- Visitors are limited to 30 minutes in the building with the exception of computer users who have 50 minutes.
- A limit of 15 people can be in the building at one time. We encourage people to call ahead at (585) 243-0440 to find out if the library is at full capacity.
- Takeout services continue for those who wish to maintain stricter distancing rules.
- All materials must be returned in the book drop to be quarantined for 72 hours.
- Interlibrary loan throughout the Pioneer Library System is NOT available at this time. Please, NO DONATIONS at this time.
- Please come up the ramp to the old Center Street entrance.
- Masks/Face coverings and social distancing required.
Please contact the library if you have any questions or concerns. Thank you.
Do you have a unique perspective and a personal story to tell or a passion to share? If so, Milne Library on the SUNY Geneseo campus is looking for potential Human Books to engage in conversations with the community. If you are interested in participating as a Human Book click on go.geneseo.edu/HumanBooksEvent or contact Alessandra Otero at firstname.lastname@example.org by September 16.