Friends of the Horseheads Free Library Annual Book Sale: September 10th – September 14th

The Friends of Horseheads Free Library invites you to the 2019 Book Sale at the Town and Country Fire Hall located at 130 Gardner Road Horseheads, NY 14845. The hours are: Tuesday 9/10/2019: 10 am – 7 pm Wednesday 9/11/2019 Continue reading Friends of the Horseheads Free Library Annual Book Sale: September 10th – September 14th

History of Public Library Service in Horseheads, NY Part 2—the Nomadic Years

The Postwar years brought a population boom to Horseheads, NY and 4 different addresses for the Horseheads Library in 18 years. According to the 1940 United States Federal Census, the Town of Horseheads had a population of 8,804. By 1960, Continue reading History of Public Library Service in Horseheads, NY Part 2—the Nomadic Years

History of Public Library Service in Horseheads, NY, Part One—The Beginning

It was the spring of 1944. The world was at war. Freedom hung in the balance. The newly formed Horseheads Women’s Club busied themselves knitting and sewing items for the British war effort above Brown’s Pharmacy in Hanover Square in Continue reading History of Public Library Service in Horseheads, NY, Part One—The Beginning