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!
 

Baby/Toddler Time
Tuesdays @ 10:30 a.m.
Rhymes, stories, and songs for children from birth to age 2 and their caregivers.

Preschool Storytime
Thursdays @ 10:30 a.m.
Stories, songs, and crafts with a different theme each week. All ages are welcome but this program is designed for children ages 3 to 5.

Shredded Book Contest
Wednesday, January 7 to Wednesday, January 21
A well-known book will be shredded and displayed in a jar. Participants can submit guesses and a winner will be chosen from the correct guesses. Don’t worry; the shredded book was already ruined or no longer usable!

Ready, Set, Read
Mondays, January 5 to 26, 6 to 7 p.m.
A program for emergent readers ages 4-7 and their caregivers.  The program promotes early literacy skills through stories, games, and practice.  At the end of the 4-week session children will receive a free book and parents will have learned activities to reinforce reading skills at home.