A brand-new 12 months is right here! As you look ahead to a contemporary begin, the library is right here to serve you. Your native library may also help you along with your resolutions, new goals, a behavior to interrupt, new issues to strive or no matter your objectives are for the brand new 12 months. Think about a decision to spend extra time studying, studying from numerous authors or listening to extra audiobooks. In the present day’s column gives some some options on how the library may also help you meet your 2022 objectives.
In the event you don’t have a library card, go to your native library and get one. Use your library card to entry gadgets on the library in addition to digital databases and digital downloads. The 9 public libraries in Cayuga County are members of the Finger Lakes Library System and linked electronically. You should utilize your library card at any Finger Lakes Library System member library! In the event you really feel safer staying at house, please go to: catalog.flls.org/polaris and click on on “My Account” to register for a card.
E-books and audiobooks have develop into more and more widespread throughout COVID. As a cardholder you have got entry to 1000’s of e-books and audio books that may be downloaded to your telephone, mp3 participant or e-reader at no cost. Obtain the “Libby” app in your machine for entry to digital downloads out of your native library. Libby is utilized by tens of millions of patrons worldwide!
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Do you know the library has a guide membership? Becoming a member of a guide membership could be a nice alternative to spend time with others in the neighborhood, learn numerous titles and talk about a wide range of views. The guide choice for January is “The Giver of Stars” by Jojo Moyes. Our guide membership meets month-to-month on chosen Tuesday evenings. Please name the library or e mail Samantha at firstname.lastname@example.org for extra particulars or to hitch. All are welcome.
Be part of us for “Senior Cinema” at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 19. We’ll view “Respect,” a musical drama based mostly on the lifetime of beloved singer Aretha Franklin. Jennifer Hudson provides a knockout efficiency as she was chosen by Aretha Franklin herself to star on this biographical movie. Please put on a masks no matter vaccination standing.
Winter Story Occasions begin in January. Preschool Story Time is held each Tuesday at 10:15 a.m. This program features a weekly theme with tales, songs, finger play and a craft. Toddler Rhyme Time is held on Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. This program contains shorter tales, songs and finger play. Caregivers are inspired to take part. These classes are a good way to introduce literacy to your baby.
Lego Membership might be held at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 26. Legos are equipped. Convey your creativity! Lego creations might be on show within the library for 2 weeks. This program is for ages 4-13.
Name the library with questions on any of those applications. Masks are required contained in the library for ages 2 and up no matter vaccination standing.
The Pals of the Library used guide sale is ongoing. The guide sale kind group places out new gadgets weekly. There’s a 4 for $1 particular operating on all films, music and audiobooks in addition to a two for $1 particular on books operating by means of January. As a result of excessive quantity of donations we ask that donations be restricted to 1 bag or field per week per individual. Thanks for supporting the Pals!
Please be aware that weekday Library hours are altering in January 2022. We might be closing at 8 p.m. Monday-Thursday. Masks are required no matter vaccination standing.
We look ahead to assembly your library wants within the new 12 months. Finest needs for a cheerful, wholesome and profitable 2022! Keep in mind to offer your self credit score for all you’ve completed in 2021, even when it’s simply getting by means of one other pandemic 12 months. We’re on this collectively!
Samantha Black is the director of Weedsport Free Library, 2795 E. Brutus St., Weedsport. The library is open from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Mondays by means of Thursdays, 3 to 7 p.m. Fridays and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays. For extra data, e mail email@example.com, go to fb.com/weedsportlibrary or weedsportlibrary.org, or name (315) 834-6222.