National Cake Day! – November 26 at Steele

November 26th recognizes a dessert that you will find at almost everyone’s birthday party whether they are age 1 or over 100…CAKE! It is also the dessert of choice for bridal and baby showers, wedding receptions, retirement parties and just Continue reading National Cake Day! – November 26 at Steele

“Frozen” Party at Horseheads Free Library – November 19th, 4:30pm

Who is excited about Frozen 2? We can’t wait at the Horseheads Free Library! Please come and celebrate with us on Tuesday, November 19. The fun will start at 4:30pm. We will start with a meet and greet with Princess Continue reading “Frozen” Party at Horseheads Free Library – November 19th, 4:30pm

Frozen Themed Drag Story Time at Steele on November 14

Drag Queen Story Time is just what it sounds like—drag queens reading stories to children in libraries, schools, and bookstores. Drag story time captures the imagination and play of the gender fluidity of childhood and gives kids glamorous, positive, and Continue reading Frozen Themed Drag Story Time at Steele on November 14

The Day of the Dead – November 1 at Steele

The Day of the Dead, or Día de Muertos, is a Mexican holiday. This multi-day holiday involves family and friends gathering to remember friends and family members who have died, and helping support their spiritual journey. The holiday has nothing Continue reading The Day of the Dead – November 1 at Steele

Spooky Stacks! at Steele Library on October 24th

Halloween is an annual holiday celebrated each year on October 31, and Halloween 2019 occurs on Thursday, October 31. It originated with the ancient Celtic festival of Samhain, when people would light bonfires and wear costumes to ward off ghosts. Continue reading Spooky Stacks! at Steele Library on October 24th

June 7th is National Doughnut Day – Why celebrate doughnuts?

During World War I, volunteers who wanted to support troops were charged with preparing food to deliver to soldiers on the front lines in France. The Salvation Army dispatched over 250 women there, who found that battle-tested helmets were perfect Continue reading June 7th is National Doughnut Day – Why celebrate doughnuts?

Join us for an Under the Sea Adventure all month long at Steele!

The entire month of May at Steele we are celebrating Hans Christian Anderson’s The Little Mermaid, and the 30th anniversary of the Disney movie. Stop by the Children’s Department to locate Ariel and her friends in this month’s scavenger hunt. Continue reading Join us for an Under the Sea Adventure all month long at Steele!

Beach Bash – Children’s Program at Horseheads Free Library

Do you have the winter blues?  Do the subzero wind chills have you dreaming of the beach?  Join us at the Horseheads Free Library on Tuesday, February 19 for our first ever winter beach bash.  We invite everyone to dress Continue reading Beach Bash – Children’s Program at Horseheads Free Library