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.
THE LIBRARY WILL BE CLOSED ON December 24 and December 25 for Christmas and on December 31 and January 1, 2014 for New Year's
Upcoming Programs and activities:
A Film and Book Discussion Series
Each program will focus on an area of science and iclude a discussion of the book, an author video and a human interest video related to a science theme of nature, survival, connection or knowledge. Sign-ups are required for the Pushing the Limits Series, so please contact the library for more information and to reserve your copy of the book. Join us for one discussion or all four. Light refreshments will be served.
Thursday, January 30 at 7pm
Arctic Drift by Clive Cussler
Thursday, February 27 at 7 pm
When the Killing's Done by T.C. Boyle
Thursday, March 27 at 7 pm
Thunderstruck by Erik Larson
Thursday, April 24 at 7 pm
Clan of the Cave Bear by Jean Auel
FAMILY READING AND DISCUSSION GROUP COMING IN JANUARY
READ BABY READ! Baby and toddler Storytimes Join us on Wednesday mornings at 10 a.m. Perfect for your little wigglers! Bring your child for an engaging time with stories, games and fingerplays! NO PROGRAM ON WEDNESDAY December 25.
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. There will be no storytime on December 27
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!
Southworth Library welcomes you to examine the resources available to you through our library collection and services-- whether it is materials to take home, newspapers to read, free databases available through our website or even downloadable e-books. Start at the library catalog and go from there! Remember that you can use your card in any Tompkins County Library including the Tompkins County Library in Ithaca, Newfield Public Library, Groton Public Library, Lansing Community Library and the Ulysses Philomathic Library in Trumansburg!