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 Creation Station. For more information, please call the Library’s Information Services Department at 607-778-6451.

Knitting Group
December 18
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 778-3829 or skowalski@co.broome.ny.us with any questions.

Books and Beans
December 27
6:00-7:30

The Grapevine Cafe

The Library has started a new book club. The group will meet at various local businesses. The next meeting will be held at The Grapevine Cafe located at  220 Main St, Johnson City. Come sip some coffee  or get a bite to eat while we discuss Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman. Registration is required; please call the Library at 778-3829.

Book Club
January 3
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. For the January meeting, everyone is invited to bring a book to discuss with the group. For more information, please call the Library’s Information Services Department at 607-778-6451.

Vietnam Today
January 3
6:00-7:30

The presentation will be given by Dr. Timothy P. Bridgman, a local published professional Historian and Reference Librarian at the Broome County Public Library. It will focus on the will the development of contemporary Vietnam, including experiences, observations and photos. Registration is required, please call the Library’s Information Services Department at 607-778-6451.

Yoga for Beginners
Every Tuesday Starting January 8
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. This class will meet every Tuesday.  All participants must sign a liability waiver release form.  For more information,  please call the Library’s Information Services Department at 607-778-6451.

Writers Group
January 12
10:00-12:00

Come one, come all writers! Whether you have 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!  The group is facilitated by Valerie Zehl.  For more information call the Library at 778-6451.

Knitting Group
January 15
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 778-3829 or skowalski@co.broome.ny.us with any questions.

Books and Beans
January 24
6:00-7:30

The Park Diner

The Library has started a new book club. The group will meet at various local businesses. The next meeting will be held at The Park Diner located at  119 Conklin Ave., Binghamton. Come sip some coffee  or get a bite to eat while we discuss Crazy Rich Asians by Kevin Kwan. Registration is required; please call the Library at 778-3829.

Game Night for Adults
January 31
5:30-7:30

Join us for original Nintendo, Super Nintendo, Nintendo 64, Nintendo Wii, Sega Genesis, PlayStation 2, Xbox 360, board games, and snacks! For more information, 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.