Southworth Library News and Events
Our mission is to serve the greater Dryden area as an educational and cultural center which provides free printed, electronic and audiovisual resources for the general public to inform, enlighten and entertain.
Upcoming Programs and activities:
Pushing the Limits:
A Film and Book Based Discussion Series for adultsThursday, March 27 at 7 pm - open to all
Thunderstruck by Erik Larson and a look at the art of Roxanne Swentzell
facilitated by John Cooper
Join us as we explore life through a popular novel, a recorded author interview and a human interest video related to how science pushes the limits of the human experience. These free discussions will be facilitated by local scientists. Contact the library for materials. For more information about the series, check herePushing the Limits is a reading, viewing and discussion program for adults in communities served by rural libraries made possible by a grant from the National Science Foundation.
FAMILY READING AND DISCUSSION GROUP -
Tuesday March 11 from 6 - 7:30 Each Kindness by J. Woodson
-for 8-12 year olds and their parent/grandparent/adult friend- Great stories and discussions. Meetings are on every other Tuesday from 6 - 7:30 pm, Check here for more information.
Family Storytime : March 15, 2014 at 1:00 pm
Stories and visit with the Cornell Raptor Program
Join us for a demonstration and stories featuring live remarkable birds of prey for exhibition and education
Cuddle-Up storytime for infants, toddlers and their caregivers- Wednesday mornings at 10 a.m. with songs, fingerplays stories and social time. Perfect for your little wigglers!
Join us for our preschool storytime Fridays at 10 a.m.- Give your child the gift of reading! See the kid's page for more information.
The Southworth Library Board of Trustees meets on the third Monday of January, April, July and October at 7 pm at the library. Let us know if you would like to attend.
E-book users! Audiobooks on your iPhone! You can download titles from Overdrive now for almost any device! It is SO easy - a click or two away
WANT TO VOLUNTEER?
WE NEED YOU! We are looking for readers in our Traveling Books program to day care facilities, help with the book sale and for in-house library functions- get an application form here or at the library and talk to us about becoming part of the library team!
NEED A LIBRARY CARD? Fill out this application form and bring it in along with identification and something with your current address. We look forward to serving you!
Can't find a book or other item you want? Be sure to let us know and we would be happy to help get it in your hands!