Programs & Events

All in-person Library programs are canceled until further notice. Please see our list of current online programs.

Online Weekly Meditation
Every Monday and Thursday 6:00-7:00

The Art of Living, Binghamton Chapter would like to invite everyone to experience a deep guided meditation in our weekly ONLINE meeting in the comfort of your home. No experience in meditation is necessary!  You can register at http://tiny.cc/meditatebing.

Online Knitting Group
Tuesday, October 20 at 5:30

The Library knitting group will meet every week through Zoom. You must register by emailing Sherry Kowalski at sherry.kowalski@broomecounty.us. When you have registered, you will receive the Zoom meeting id and password.

Virtual Sound Bath Immersion
Wednesday October 7, October 21, November 4, November 18, December 2 and December 16
10:00 am-11:00 am

We are thrilled to bring Sound Bath Immersions into our community and you in the comfort of your home! Are you ready to unwind and relax? Sound Bath Immersion, using different percussion instruments as well as Himalayan Singing bowls. Join us on this adventure of frequencies and resonances! Imparted by Lorraine Stewart. Click here to register.

Books and Beans-Zoom Meeting
Thursday October 22nd 6:00-7:300

Book and Beans was started in 2018. Until COVID-19 shut everything down in March, the group met at local restaurants. Until we can safely meet in person, the group will meet online with Zoom. To obtain a meeting id and password, please email sherry.kowalski@broomecounty.us The group will discuss Sparrow Sisters by Ellen Herrick.

How to Write a Poem: Poetry Fundamentals
Wednesdays October 21, October 28, November 4, November 11, and November 18
6:30 pm-7:30 pm via Zoom

For those who have never written poetry before and/or for those looking to brush up on fundamentals, this workshop will review the building blocks of writing poetry. Participants will read published poems together and write original poems guided by workshop leader Cole Depuy, Ph.D. student. Email binghamtonpoetryproject@gmail.com for Zoom meeting info. COST: FREE

Deepening the Craft: Poetry for Practiced Poets
Mondays October 19, October 26, November 2, November 9, and November 16
6:30 pm-7:30 pm via Zoom

For those who have attended Binghamton Poetry Project workshops in the past and/or for those who have more practice writing poems, this workshop will push beyond the basics to help experienced poets develop more advanced skills. Participants will read published poems together and write original poems guided by workshop leader Shin Watanabe, M.F.A., Ph.D. student. Email binghamtonpoetryproject@gmail.com for Zoom meeting info. COST: FREE

Children's and Young Adult Programs & Events

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