Did you get a DNA kit from ancestry for Christmas? Have you already uploaded your DNA and want to learn how to find family members? The Chemung County Library District is proud to announce three new online classes to help Continue reading DNA for your family tree and more at the CCLD
Aiden Legend, only child, is making funny faces into a mirror when it falls and breaks, accidentally propelling Aiden’s mirror image into the real world. Is there room in our world for two Aiden Legends? Can Aiden get the Continue reading MADCAP PUPPETS! Available ANYTIME Tues-Wed 6/30-7/1 ONLINE
Do you enjoy cooking? Do you enjoy book clubs? Here at West we have mashed together two of our favorite things and created the Cookbook Book Club. Each month, we pick a cookbook from the library system with enough copies Continue reading Cookbook Book Club at West Elmira Library
Adults! Have you ever made a new year’s resolution to cultivate your artistic self, but didn’t follow through because you were unsure of where to begin? Well, this year, the Horseheads Free Library is offering a series of art workshops Continue reading Take An Art Journey at the Horseheads Free Library
I ate my first Kumquat the other day. At least, as far as I can remember, I had never eaten a kumquat before. I did not know that it is necessary to roll the kumquat gently in my hands for Continue reading Out of School Learning Experience
by Michael Kane The status of Elmira as a city of culture, an education and entertainment center, took a step up on Sat. (5/4) at the Steele Memorial Library. The CCLD, the Friends of the Library, and the Chemung Canal Continue reading CCLD Chess Challenge
The rallying cry at the library this year is: New Year, New You. We are having programs, displays, and lots of books and videos to get you started on a new improved you. The first program is Healthy Eating and Continue reading New Year, New You
Question: Are you retiring or already retired; what to do? Answer: Trap pythons in Florida, or document water resources in New Mexico, guide tours at Volcanoes National Park in Hawaii, or collect environmental data in Alaska. It’s easier than you Continue reading So I’m Retiring or Retired, Now What?
When you go out to dine you might use a credit card to pay for your food. When you get gas for your vehicle you may use a debit card. But did you know that, when you want to pick Continue reading September is National Library Card Sign-up Month!
Do you love zombies? Are you planning to attend this year’s zombie-themed haunted library program at Steele Memorial Library on October 28th? Are you getting ready for Season 2 of AMC’s The Walking Dead (Oct 16th)? Excited about Brad Pitt’s Continue reading ZOMBIES!!!