Local History Closings

The Local History Room will have different hours the week of June 17th:

  • Monday, June 17th: normal hours 
  • Tuesday, June 18th: Closed
  • Wednesday, June 19th: Closed
  • Thursday, June 20th: 10 am-12 pm
  • Friday, June 21st: 10 am-12 pm

Regular hours will resume the following week. 

Kids

Links for Kids!

Read to Me International - Features popular children’s books being read by famous performers.  

Story Blocks - Watch short videos modeling songs, rhymes, and fingerplays.    

Storyplace en Español - A digital library featuring children's stories and activities in Spanish. 

Storytime Online - Features accomplished actors and actresses reading some of their favorite children’s books.  

 

 

Be Internet Awesome - A free game that teaches children digital citizenship and safety.  

Ben's Guide to the U.S. Government - Kids aged 4-14 years and up can learn about our government.  

Code.org - Interactive coding tutorials and projects for students in Grades K-12.  

DK Find Out! - Fun facts, quizzes, games, and activities on a wide variety of topics. 

4-H at Home - Fun and educational STEM activities for kids and teens.  

Math Playground - Math games for grades K-6. 

National Geographic Kids - Photos, videos, games, activities and learning tools. 

NASA for Students - Games, projects, and learning modules.  

Scratch - Program and create your own interactive stories, games, and animation.  

TIME for Kids - Articles, photos, and videos about current events.  

DisneyNOW Games - Fun games for children featuring popular Disney characters. 

Funbrain - Games, books, videos, and printables for grades Pre-K through 8.  

Highlights Kids - Games, jokes, and activities.  

Knowledge Kids - Educational programming and games from Canadian public television.  

Nick, Jr. - Preschool-focused games and activities.  

PBS Kids - Games, videos and activities. 

Sesame Street - Games, art activities, and videos. 

Resources for Families

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211

A free and confidential 24/7 phone line that will help you connect to and access local resources. Just dial 2-1-1 on your phone.

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A Room to Heal

A Room to Heal

Create healing environments in the homes of children affected by serious medical conditions.

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Accord

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A CDRC based in the Southern Tier dedicated to peaceful communication and dispute resolution through mediation.

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ACHIEVE

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Provide services to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities in Broome and Tioga counties.

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Berkshire Farm Center & Services for Youth

Berkshire Farm Center & Services for Youth

Provides trauma-informed care for children and their families in their homes and communities. Offers a safe haven for children in need of care through certified foster homes, community group homes, and non-secure and secure detention centers.

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Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Twin Tiers

Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Twin Tiers

A series of one-to-one mentoring programs that aims to support the social and emotional development needs of at-risk youth.

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