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
May 4
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. The End of Your Life Book Club by Will Schwalbe will be discussed at the May meeting. For more information, please call the Library’s Information Services Department at 607-778-6451.

Writers' Group
May 6
10:00-11:00

Do you love to write? Join Valerie Zehl for the first meeting of the Writers’ Group. For more information, please call the Library’s Information Services Department at 607-778-6451.

Cutting College Costs
May 11
6:30-7:30

Join a representative from CAPlus to learn how to develop a financial plan to pay for college. Please RSVP, JanetC@collegeassistanceplus.com or 607-684-5916. For more information, please call the Library’s Information Services Department at 607-778-6451.

Beading and Jewelry Making Group
May 15
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.

Library Knitting Group
May 16
5:30-7:30

The group is open to knitters of all skill levels. The group meets the third Tuesday of each month. 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.

Oil Painting From Altered Photographs
May 18, May 25, June 1, June 8, and June 15
5:00-8:00

Learn about composition and oil painting in a fun and informative setting with artist/instructor Glenda Blake.  Students at all levels of experience are welcome.  The Library will provide painting supplies, as well as a list of other materials that students must bring with them to class.  The class will be held in the Public Lounge every Thursday for five weeks.  Registration is 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.