New Emergency Hours

Due to staff shortages, the Library will close at 5:00pm on Tuesdays and Wednesdays for the month of July. We are open until 8:00pm on Mondays and Thursdays.

Event List

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This event is in the "Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschoolers" group.
This event is in the "School Age" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Family Story Time

Monday, July 15, 2024 at 11:30am - 12:30pm
Storytelling Room at Broome County Public Library
Program Type:
Storytime
Age Group:
Toddlers, Preschoolers, School Age, Families
Family Storytime:

Join us for stories, songs, and a craft! All ages welcome. Registration is not required.

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Preschoolers" group.
This event is in the "School Age" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Therapy Dogs

Monday, July 15, 2024 at 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Children's Room at Broome County Public Library
Program Type:
Other
Age Group:
Children, Preschoolers, School Age, Tweens, Families, Teens
Event Details:

Practice reading to therapy trained dogs. Come in, pick a book, pick a dog, and pick a place to read.

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschoolers" group.
This event is in the "School Age" group.

Crafty Kids

Tuesday, July 16, 2024 at 10:00am - 12:00pm
Storytelling Room at Broome County Public Library
Program Type:
Arts & Crafts
Age Group:
Children, Toddlers, Preschoolers, School Age
Crafty Kids:

Drop by the Children's Room for a fun craft project!

Open
Required
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Babies" group.
This event is in the "Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschoolers" group.
This event is in the "School Age" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Read Around the World

Tuesday, July 16, 2024 at 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Decker Room at Broome County Public Library
Program Type:
Summer Reading
Age Group:
Children, Babies, Toddlers, Preschoolers, School Age, Families
Summer Reading:

Event Details:

Join us for six sessions of story time and crafts that will be focused on a different part of the world each week!

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Knitting Group

Tuesday, July 16, 2024 at 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Ahearn Room at Broome County Public Library
Program Type:
Arts & Crafts
Age Group:
Adults, Teens
Event Details:

Do you love to knit or crochet? Do you want to meet other people who share your passion for yarn! Then the knitting group is for you! The group will meet in the Ahearn Room. Please...

Closing Early due to Staff Shortages

Tuesday, July 16, 2024 at 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Broome County Public Library

Due to staff shortages the Library will close at 5:00 on Tuesdays and Wednesdays in July.

Closing
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Sit & Stitch

Wednesday, July 17, 2024 at 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Ahearn Room at Broome County Public Library
Program Type:
Arts & Crafts
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

Sit & Stitch is a casual crochet, knitting, and fiber arts group that meets on the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of each month. Bring a project to work on and make some new friends! A...

This event is in the "School Age" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Tween Wednesdays

Wednesday, July 17, 2024 at 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Decker Room at Broome County Public Library
Program Type:
STEAM
Age Group:
School Age, Tweens, Teens
Event Details:

Join us every week for a fun project! Recommended for youth in Grades 3-6.  

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Outdoor Day

Wednesday, July 17, 2024 at 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Reading Garden at Broome County Public Library
Program Type:
Summer Reading
Age Group:
Teens
Summer Reading:

Event Details:

Join us outside for some crafts and fun, will be held outside in the reading garden weather permitting!

Closing Early due to Staff Shortages

Wednesday, July 17, 2024 at 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Broome County Public Library

Due to staff shortages the Library will close at 5:00 on Tuesdays and Wednesdays in July.

Closing
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Citizen Preparedness Training

Wednesday, July 17, 2024 at 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Decker Room at Broome County Public Library
Program Type:
Other, Presentation
Age Group:
Adults, Families
Event Details:

With severe weather events becoming more frequent and more extreme, it is more important than ever that New Yorkers are prepared for disasters. The NY Citizen Preparedness Training...

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Member Only Book Sale

Thursday, July 18, 2024 at 9:15am - 2:00pm
Book Sale Room at Broome County Public Library
Program Type:
Book Sale
Age Group:
Adults, Families, Teens
Event Details:

Book sale for members of the Friends of Broome County Public Library.

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Preschoolers" group.
This event is in the "School Age" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Family Movie Day

Thursday, July 18, 2024 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Decker Room at Broome County Public Library
Program Type:
Movie
Age Group:
Children, Preschoolers, School Age, Tweens, Families, Teens
Event Details:

Stop in for a movie afternoon! Refreshments will be served. Youth of all ages are welcome.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Visions Credit Union Financial Consultations: 3:30-4:00pm Session

Thursday, July 18, 2024 at 3:30pm - 4:00pm
Ahearn Conference Room at Broome County Public Library
Program Type:
Outreach
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

Meet one-on-one with a financial counselor to answer a variety of financial-related questions and inquiries.

Open
Required
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Visions Credit Union Financial Consultations: 4:00-4:30pm Session

Thursday, July 18, 2024 at 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Ahearn Conference Room at Broome County Public Library
Program Type:
Outreach
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

Meet one-on-one with a financial counselor to answer a variety of financial-related questions and inquiries.

Open
Required
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Book Sale

Friday, July 19, 2024 at 9:15am - 2:00pm
Book Sale Room at Broome County Public Library
Program Type:
Book Sale
Age Group:
Adults, Families, Teens
Event Details:

Book Sale Open to Everyone Book Sale Prices: Hardcovers $1 each / Paperbacks $.50 each Children's Hardcovers $.50 / Children's Paperbacks $.25

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschoolers" group.
This event is in the "School Age" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

LEGO Club

Friday, July 19, 2024 at 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Storytelling Room at Broome County Public Library
Program Type:
Lego Club
Age Group:
Children, Toddlers, Preschoolers, School Age, Tweens, Families, Teens
LEGO Club:

Drop in for a fun time of building and creating! All materials provided, and finished LEGO creations will be displayed. 

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Book Sale-$5 Bag Sale

Saturday, July 20, 2024 at 9:15am - 12:00pm
Book Sale Room at Broome County Public Library
Program Type:
Book Sale
Age Group:
Adults, Families, Teens
Event Details:

Book sale open to everyone Fill a bag of any size for $5 Must bring your own bag

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Dungeons and Dragons (18+)

Saturday, July 20, 2024 at 12:30pm - 4:30pm
Creation Station at Broome County Public Library
Program Type:
Gaming
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

Enter a realm of magic, mystery, and camaraderie at our Dungeons & Dragons program! Join fellow players to create collaborative adventures, as a seasoned hero or a novice explo...

This event is in the "Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschoolers" group.
This event is in the "School Age" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Family Story Time

Monday, July 22, 2024 at 11:30am - 12:30pm
Storytelling Room at Broome County Public Library
Program Type:
Storytime
Age Group:
Toddlers, Preschoolers, School Age, Families
Family Storytime:

Join us for stories, songs, and a craft! All ages welcome. Registration is not required.

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschoolers" group.
This event is in the "School Age" group.

Crafty Kids

Tuesday, July 23, 2024 at 10:00am - 12:00pm
Storytelling Room at Broome County Public Library
Program Type:
Arts & Crafts
Age Group:
Children, Toddlers, Preschoolers, School Age
Crafty Kids:

Drop by the Children's Room for a fun craft project!

Open
Required
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Babies" group.
This event is in the "Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschoolers" group.
This event is in the "School Age" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Read Around the World

Tuesday, July 23, 2024 at 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Decker Room at Broome County Public Library
Program Type:
Summer Reading
Age Group:
Children, Babies, Toddlers, Preschoolers, School Age, Families
Summer Reading:

Event Details:

Join us for six sessions of story time and crafts that will be focused on a different part of the world each week!