Programs & Events

Coloring Club for Adults
Every Wednesday 
5:30-7:30

The group is open to anyone who enjoys coloring for relaxation or creative expression. You can bring your own coloring book and color pencils but the library will provide coloring pages and pencils and crayons for the meeting. The group will meet every Wednesday from 5:30-7:30 in the Exhibit Room. For more information, please call the Library’s Information Services Department at 607-778-6451.

Introduction to Yoga
February 7 - June 27
Tuesdays

5:30-6:30

Are you curious about what yoga could do for you? This basic introduction to yoga, taught by Rick Gridley, will help you stretch, tone, strengthen and cleanse. You may also see improvement with flexibility, balance and relaxation. For ages 12 and up. All abilities, shapes and sizes are welcome. Please wear loose, comfortable clothing and bring your own yoga mat or large towel.All participants must sign a liability waiver release form. For more information, call the Library’s Information Services Department at 607-778-6451.

Book Club
June 1
6:00-7:30

If you like to read and share your thoughts about books in a friendly atmosphere, you are invited to join the Book Club. Outliers by Malcolm Gladwell will be discussed at the June meeting. For more information, please call the Library’s Information Services Department at 607-778-6451.

Writers' Group
June 3
10:00-11:00

Come one, come all writers! Whether you’ve been doing it forever or just starting out, bring your written words to this newly formed group and receive feedback from fellow wordsmiths as time permits! We’ll be meeting the first Saturday of every month at 10 a.m. For more information call the Library at 778-6451.

Telling Your Life Story-Part 2
June 8
6:00-8:00

If you’ve already begun writing your life story but aren’t sure what to do with it, this two-hour class might be able to help with ideas for constructing your memoir/autobiography ... or even the biography of another person! Bring along some of what you’ve written, if you would like to get feedback from the group. Having taken the first “Telling Your Life Story” class is helpful but not essential. Registration is required, please call 778-6451.

Library Knitting Group
June 13
5:30-7:30

The group is open to knitters of all skill levels. Bring a project to work on during the meeting. The group also works on various charity projects throughout the year.  Click here for PDF copies of the patterns for the charity projects. Contact Sherry Kowalski at 778-6451 or skowalski@co.broome.ny.us with any questions.

Beading and Jewelry Making Group
June 19
5:30-7:30

Explore your creativity through jewelry making. Join us the third Monday of every month at 5:30pm in the Creation Station. This group is open to anyone who is interested in making jewelry in a relaxing and social environment. Beginners are welcome. Bring a project to work on during the meeting, and any necessary materials. Some tools will be provided. For more information, please call the Library’s Information Services Department at 607-778-6451.

Body Butter and Sugar Scrub Class
June 29
5:30-7:30

After this long hard winter, get your skin ready for summer with luxurious natural products. Join Maria Gelnett, of Soap Studio Brookside, and together we will make natural whipped body butter and easy gentile sugar scrub. Everyone will take home some of the finished products. Registration required, please call the Library’s Information Services Department at 607-778-6451.

Children's and Young Adult Programs & Events

Please see the following for information on Children's or Young Adult programs and events.