Oriskany Public Library

Hours: Week of October 19, 2020
Monday 2:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Tuesday 2:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Wednesday 2:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Thursday 2:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Friday 2:30 pm – 6:30 pm

he 2020 General Election is scheduled for November 3, 2020. The election times will be from 6:00 am until 9:00 pm. If you have any questions regarding this event, please contact the Oneida County Board of Elections at (315) 798-5765.

If you wish to donate to our library or par take in our November 3rd election raffle of $100 visa gift card, $50 gas gift card or $25 amazon gift card tickets are 15 for $10.00 and 1 for $1.00 your name will be added on a number(s) on a spread sheet based on how many tickets you purchase. (click on the donate button below to pay on-line with your credit or pay pal account). Your tax deductible donations will go towards much needed library renovations. Thank You!

AARP Safety Program
NOTICE: All AARP Smart Driver classroom courses will be canceled through December 31, 2020. If you need to take the Smart Driver course to maintain your insurance discount, consider taking the course online. Use promo code DRIVINGSKILLS to save 25% off. At AARP, our top priority is the health and well-being of staff, volunteers, members and the community at large. This situation is dynamic and AARP will monitor it closely for needed changes to this timeline. The AARP Smart Driver Course is one of many programs offered by AARP Driver Safety. It’s the nation’s largest classroom and online driver safety course and it’s designed especially for drivers age 50 and older. You may  register for the driver safety online course.
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If you have materials to return at Oriskany Public Library, please put them in the library’s book depository located just outside the side door. It isn’t necessary, but we strongly encourage picked up materials from a particular library be returned back to their home library. This way the materials can circulate faster.
All returned materials will be disinfected and quarantined before they are available to loan again. That means it may take up to 5 days for materials you have returned to be removed from your account.
Additional programs will be available when we are able to safely provide them to our community.
Online resources: Including Libby (overdrive), RB Digital, and Transparent Language lessons have been available and expanded throughout the closure and will remain available.

Policies and Procedures ( Oriskany Public Library By-laws) ( see below the in section 4 to the change of our by-law in the trustees term of years effective September 22, 2020). per vote by the OPL board at 6pm on Sept. 22, 2020.

2020 Events On hold until further notice
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.

September 22, 2020 at 6:00 pm 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.

On hold until further notice. 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 Monday September 14, 2020 (tentative date) to make cards, with Stampin’ up Demonstrator JoAnn Riccardi. To reserve your seat, visit or call the Oriskany Public Library at 315-736-2532. 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!

Volunteer form:

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Since November 2019 our shed has earned $976.59. Thank you to all that have donated your used goods!

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