Tales for Tails! – Read to a Dog at the Library!

Sign up to meet our furry friend, read him a short story from our collection or yours, and soak up all of his peaceful doggie vibes. For children beginning to read independently to age 12. Reading sessions last 15 minutes per child. Registration is required. Please call 315-649-5454 to reserve a session. Limited to 1 session per child per month. Sessions run from 2:30 to 3:45. Upcoming sessions: May 15th, May 29th, June 12th & June 26th.

Victorian Tea to Celebrate Mother’s Day!

Join us on May 19th from 1 to 3 pm to enjoy Teas, Canapés, Tea Sandwiches and Desserts! We are selling a limited number of tickets, so please reserve yours soon by calling the Library at 315-649-5454. Tickets are $32. All tickets must be prepaid to ensure proper quantities of food and door prizes.  Please feel free to wear your finest Victorian outfit!

Story Walks at the Library this Summer

Stop by for a fun Story Walk and then come in the library to do a related craft! The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle May 22nd to June 5th, Dog’s Colorful Day by Emma Dodd & Move Over Rover by Karen Beaumont June 24th to July 12th, Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? by Bill Martin July 22nd to August 3rd.

Evening Walk at The Chaumont Barrens

Join local naturalist Julie Covey for a 1.7 mile evening walk on the trail at the Chaumont Barrens to look for native flora and fauna in the unique alvar environment of Jefferson County. The name may be barrens, but it is anything in the springtime when flowers and birdsong abound. Make sure to wear comfortable shoes – preferably hiking boots, bring binoculars, a camera and water. We will meet at the barrens. May 30th 6pm.

Build & Fly Your Own Rocket!

Pre-flight Information & Rocket Building Session – June 7th at 6:30, at the library. Rocket Flying – June 8th at 9am. Town of Lyme Athletic Field between Three Mile Bay & Chaumont. You must have attended the Preflight Information and Building session to attend the flying session. Presented by John Rusho. $10 fee. Please stop in or call the library at 315-649-5454 to register. Ages 9 to 16.

Book Sale Donations

Book donations are currently being accepted during regular business hours for our Book Sale on August 10th. If you have a large number of books, please call us ahead of time at 315-649-5454 and we will open the shed for you. No text books or encyclopedias will be accepted.