Programs & Events

Coloring Club
Every Wednesday from 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. For more information, please call the Library’s Information Services Department at 607-778-6451.

Hungry Ear
Monday November 29th from 5:30-6:30

The November program has a Christmas theme, but sometimes all is not so cheery and happy. Christmas is a Sad Season for the Poor, by John Cheever where we meet an elevator operator on a Christmas Eve we will never forget, read by Foster Daniels. Our host, Judy McMahon will read A Christmas Story, by Katherine Anne Porter. A little girl gives the lesson for the season. Registration is not required. For more information, please call 607-778-6451.

Virtual Sound Bath Immersion
December 1st & Dember 15th from 2:10-3:10

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

Book Club
Thursday December 4th from 6:00-7:30

The book club returns! The December meeting is BYOM (bring your own Mystery to discuss). You will have the opportunity to discuss a mystery novel of your choice. In order to give everyone a chance to participate, please limit your book discussion to 5 minutes. Everyone is welcome to attend, registration is not required.

Books and Beans
Thursday December 16th from 6:00-7:30

Join us as we discuss Christmas at the Mysterious Bookshop  edited by Otto Penzler. We will meet in the Exhibit Room. Click here to register. 

The Christmas Story: Not One Tradition, but Many
Thursday December 16th from 6:00-7:30

Join Dr. Timothy Bridgman to learn more about the Christmas holiday. Registration is not required.​ Funding for this program was provided by The Friends of Broome County Public Library.

Knitting Group Meeting
Tuesday December 21st from 5:00-7:30

The group will meet in the Ahearn Room. For more information, please contact Sherry Kowalski at 778-3829 (

Book Club
Thursday January 6th from 6:00-7:30

At theJanuary meeting the group will discuss Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens. Everyone is welcome to attend, registration is not required. For more information, please call 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.