Events

We offer ongoing events as well as special events and programs. Please check our calendar for our special events.  Program registration is not necessary unless otherwise noted.

To Register: call 753-1043, email cortlandlib-youth@twcny.rr.com, or stop in!

Ready, Set, Read!
Monday nights at 6:15 p.m. — Please check the calendar for dates.
Early and beginning readers ages 4-7 are invited to participate in this special program that promotes early literacy skills through stories, games, and practice.  At the end of each 4-week session children will receive a book and parents will have learned activities to help reinforce reading skills at home.  This program is made possible through grant funds provided by the Shirley and Bernard Carl Rosen Library Fund of the Community Foundation of Tompkins County.

Preschool Storytime
Every Thursday at 10:30 a.m.
Stories, songs and a craft for young children to the age of 5.  

Baby/Toddler Time!
Every Tuesday at 10:30 a.m.
Stories, rhymes and songs for caregivers and their children from birth to 24 months. 

Bring Your Own Legos (BYOL) Club

Two Wednesdays a Month from 4 to 5 p.m. Please check the calendar for dates.
Children ages 5-12 are invited to bring their own legos to the library to build with their friends and meet new friends.  Building ideas will be presented each week.