Oriskany Public Library

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Hours: Week of February 24, 2020
Monday: 1:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Tuesday: 9am – 1:00 pm & 2:30pm – 6:30
Wednesday: 1:00pm – 6:30pm
Thursday: 1:00pm – 6:30pm
Friday: 1:00pm – 6:30 pm
In the event that the Oriskany Central School is closed the Oriskany Public Library is also closed.
In the event that the Oriskany Central School has a delay on a Tuesday morning, the Oriskany Public will to have a delay.
In the event that the Oriskany Central School students are sent home during the day, the Oriskany Public Library will close as well.

Special Oriskany Library Board Meeting on Sunday March 1, 2020 at 6pm

Check out the Census Web Site: https://newyorkcounts2020.org/

Have you ever had an interest in stamping? Well, here’s your chance to give it a try. Come down to a beginners stamping class at the Oriskany Public Library at 6:00 pm on Tuesday November 13th to make cards, with Stampin’ up Demonstrator JoAnn Riccardi. To reserve your seat, visit or call the Oriskany Public Library at 315-736-2532 for the next date. Don’t miss this opportunity to learn different stamping and card making techniques. Class fee will be $8.00 for materials.  Hope to see you there!

Thank you to everyone who attended and donated to our first “For the Love of Library Helen B. Lawrence Memorial Library” Gala on Saturday February 9, 2019. It was an overall extraordinary event and further proof that we are indeed surrounded by a genuinely supportive community.

You may still donate to this much need cause and your tax-deductible donation will go towards much needed library renovations.

(Click Donate button below to pay online with your paypal account)

Contact Kim @ 315.736.2532 or kmacera@midyork.org

Michele @ 315.571.4535 or michelereid@kw.com

Click the below policies and procedures for the Oriskany Public Librarys’ By-Laws

Policies and Procedures

We are very proud of patrons and staff who all make several donations to the Oriskany Public Library!

February 2020 Events

Starting March 2, 2020
Crochet/Knitting Club at the Oriskany Public Library. Call 315-736-2532 for a reservation. Have you ever been interested in learning how to Knit or Crochet? Or just knit and crochet while chatting with others that are interested in the same hobby? Well here is your chance, weather you are a newbie or an expert, come join us at the Oriskany Public Library on Mondays 6:30 pm, We will have an instructor here with supplies you will need to get started. The class is free and open to the public. Please call and reserve your seat today at 315-736-2532.

February 25, 2020 at 6pm Oriskany Public Library Board Meeting
We are looking for volunteers to be our “Friends of our library.” You would serve a 5 year term and provide oversight, governance, advocacy support and financial management to the organization. The commitment includes monthly Board and committee meetings and activities as scheduled by the respective committee chairs. Members are expected to commit time to Book Sales and to serve on one or more of the following committees: Book Sale, Membership, Marketing, Finance, Nominations, and Community Events.

February 12th & 13th/ March 18th & 19th/ April 15th & 16th/ May 20th & 21st June 10th & 11th
AARP will offer a two-day Driver Safety Program “The Smart Driver” which is co-sponsored by the Oriskany Public Library at 621 Utica St. Oriskany, NY.
The Driver Safety Program will be held every month (except December, July & Aug) on a Wednesday and Thursday from 9:30 am – 12:30 pm. Please send all checks or money orders made out to AARP one week prior to the class to: Oriskany Public Library PO Box 428 Oriskany, NY 13424. The course fees are: $20 (AARP members) or $25.00 (AARP non-members). Call the library at 315-736-2532 to schedule a reservation as the class size is limited. Any individual 50 years of age or older are encouraged to apply. The two-day course takes into account many traffic problems that may confront experienced drivers. All sessions will be done with a student workbook, audio/visual and classroom discussions pertinent to Driver Safety. On completion of this two-day course, a certificate will mailed out and is valid for three years.
In the event that we have to cancel this class , please check WKTV, this web page or call the library & listen carefully to the recording.

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