Kites of Bill Connors are Flying High at the Steele Memorial Library

A long time tradition of displaying handmade kites of a local resident has returned to the Steele Memorial Library. From 1988 – 2006, visitors were treated to the kite artistry of Bill Connors. They were hung every spring high into Continue reading Kites of Bill Connors are Flying High at the Steele Memorial Library

4th Annual CCLD Chess Challenge

Our 4th Annual CCLD Chess Challenge was held at the Steele Memorial Library on Saturday, May 16, 2015.   Approximately 76 people attended, 47 of which were players. Participants ranged in age from 5 to 76 years.   With generous contributions from Continue reading 4th Annual CCLD Chess Challenge

Van Etten Garden Club Plans Super Foods Community Garden

Summer is here, hard to believe after another long, cold and snowy winter. Where does the time go? The start of the Summer Reading Club will be here before we know it as well. The Van Etten library will be Continue reading Van Etten Garden Club Plans Super Foods Community Garden

CCLD Knit & Crochet Club helps Chemung County stay warm, with help from community members

Steele Library has a Knit and Crochet Club that began in 2012. They meet every Wednesday from 12:30-2:00pm in the small meeting room to share their projects, good conversation, and to learn from one another. Any adult is welcome to Continue reading CCLD Knit & Crochet Club helps Chemung County stay warm, with help from community members

Did you know that your public library is a vacation planner’s paradise?

About a year ago my daughters and I were in the process of planning for their first trip to Europe. Seeing that all three of us were recent college graduates we balked at the thought of signing up for a Continue reading Did you know that your public library is a vacation planner’s paradise?