Canastota Library Happenings!

The library will be closed
in honor of President’s Day on Monday, February 18th.  Have a nice day!




On February 19 at noon, our TED TALK will be Amy Cuddy’s research on body language and perceptions.  You are invited to bring your own lunch and the library will provide cookies and coffee.



Ukulele classes will be held on Saturday, February 9 and Saturday, February 23 at the library.  Some ukes are available to borrow.  Beginner class is at 12:30 followed by basic ukelele at 1:30.  At 2:30pm, bring your uke and your voice for Hawaiian Song and a jam session!



Tax help for seniors is available on Friday mornings beginning February 15.  It’s first come, first served from 9am until noon each Friday.  Please bring your last year’s return as well as ID, health insurance verification and any other pertinent materials.  These sessions will run from February 15th through April 12.



Our Artists of the month are the staff and faculty of the Canastota Central Schools.  Please stop in and see the talented staff that we have teaching our children in the community!




Baby and Me Lapsit begins again on Wednesday, February 13 at 10am.  Bring your baby, up to age 24 months, for an introduction to the library!  You’ll read together, sing and enjoy acting out the songs.  There is even time to engage with other babies!



Storytime with Mrs. Liz begins on February 14 at 10am.  Preschoolers will enjoy read-aloud stories, songs, crafts and a snack.  Storytime is held from February 14 through May 23, weekly.  




Walk with us at the library every Wednesday at 4pm.  Grab a walking partner, a water bottle, good shoes and comfortable clothing and join us with some of our favorite walking CDs.  We’ll be walking on February 6, 13, 20 and 27.



Canastota Eats is a program for kids, ages 10 and up.  We meet once a month to learn the basics of cooking a meal.  This month, we are focused on Pan-Asia cooking at our meeting on Wednesday, February 27 beginning at 2:30pm.  Sign-ups are necessary.


 Calling Kids (10 and up):  Afterschool Robotic Sessions will be held on the following Monday: February 25 beginning after school until 4:30pm  Also Homeschooled Kids can come to robotic sessions on Tuesdays from 10 – 11:30am on the following days:  March 12, 19, 26 and April 2.  Sign-ups are necessary!