Cornell Cooperative Extension, the Poverty Reduction Coalition of Elmira, and the Natural Leaders Initiative are offering a new program in Elmira to improve the lives of its citizens. Now approved for the people in the City of Elmira’s census tract Continue reading Move Forward Elmira: A Poverty Stoplight Initiative from Cornell Cooperative Extension
“Mental health includes our emotional, psychological, and social well-being. It affects how we think, feel, and act. It also helps determine how we handle stress, relate to others, and make choices. Mental health is important at every stage of life, Continue reading Mental Health Resources
All the seats on the Chemung County Legislature are up for bids this year and quite a few people are running. Here’s a guide to the locations of the districts and to the candidates. We have tried very hard to Continue reading Chemung County Officials: Where’s your district and who is running?
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
CCLD libraries will be closed Thursday, NOV 23 in observance of the holiday, but our eLibrary is always open — 24/7/365. For those of you hitting the road, libraries will be open until regular closing hours on Wednesday night, so Continue reading Your Holiday Roadtrip Supply List
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!
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
No one thinks they will need a lawyer. That is until they do. Perhaps you need to take a landlord to court, or you need a divorce from an abusive spouse. Maybe you are in a custody dispute or you Continue reading Beneficial Bits n’ Bytes: Local & Online Legal Resources LibGuide for Elmira, NY
In November 2016, The Stanford History Education Group published the results of their one and a half year study to determine the civic online reasoning skills (ability to reason about the information on the Internet) of 7,804 students across 12 Continue reading News: fake, real, and everything in between. A roadmap for the rest of us.
Still working on your taxes? We have a limited supply of forms here at the Steele Memorial Library. So far, we have no state instruction books. We know this is a stressful time of year, so we’re sharing some clickable Continue reading Tax Resources