LawHelpNY new Consumer Self-Help Tools Online

LawHelpNY has created a new set of online tools to help people solve their problems with money and consumer legal issues. LawHelpNY.org is a website that is designed to teach low-income New Yorkers about their rights, help them find free Continue reading LawHelpNY new Consumer Self-Help Tools Online

Don’t forget to vote today! Find your polling place!

Find your polling place Not sure where to vote? Use the NYS Voter Lookup to find your district and where to vote:  https://voterlookup.elections.state.ny.us/ Constitutional Convention On November 7, registered voters can decide whether NYS should hold a constitutional convention. https://www.elections.ny.gov/ProposedAmendments.html Continue reading Don’t forget to vote today! Find your polling place!

New voting locations for Chemung County Library District Board of Trustees

Notice to Chemung County Registered Voters: On Election Day, November 7th 2017, please visit the Steele Memorial Library (101 E. Church St, Elmira) or the Horseheads Free Library (405 S. Main St, Horseheads) from 12-7pm, to vote for candidates running Continue reading New voting locations for Chemung County Library District Board of Trustees

Freedom to Read: Commemorate Banned Books Week 2017

Every year since 1982, libraries put up caution tape and books and remind us that literature is often challenged and censored. In the 35-year history of Banned Books Week, over 11,000 books have been challenged. Banned books range from contemporary Continue reading Freedom to Read: Commemorate Banned Books Week 2017

Register to Vote on National Voter Registration Day: Tuesday September 26, 2017

Tuesday, September 26 is National Voter Registration Day!  Are you registered to vote? Did you recently move (change address), turn 18, get married (change your name), complete parole, or would you like to change your party affiliation? From 12pm-3pm on Continue reading Register to Vote on National Voter Registration Day: Tuesday September 26, 2017