Friends of the Library
* Friends Yoga: Every Friday
* The chair yoga classes from 5:00 to 6:00 pm are free, donations accepted.
* The regular yoga classes are from 6:00 to 7:30 pm, and are $5.00 per class.
* Former library director Jim Holley, a registered yoga teacher, will continue to teach the class.
* Donations support Friends of the Vestal Public Library programs.
For more information, contact Jim Holley at (607)754-4244
Storytime - February/March 2017
Storytime sign-ups will be month by month. To register, stop by the library or call us at (607) 754-4243 and ask for the Youth Services Department. Sign-ups can be for one session or multiple.
LEAP Toddler - Ages 2-3
LEAP Toddler is our storytime for ages 2-3. LEAP stands for Learning Enrichment and Play. Storytimes involve several stories, with music and a craft at the end. Storytimes for February are listed below:
February 14 10:00 A.M-10:45 A.M
February 21 10:00 A.M-10:45 A.M
February 8 10:00 A.M-10:45 A.M
February 15 10:00 A.M-10:45 A.M
February 22 10:00 A.M-10:45 A.M
Storytimes for March are listed below:
Tuesday, March 7 10:00 A.M - 10:45 A.M
Tuesday, March 14 10:00 A.M.- 10:45 A.M
Tuesday, March 21 10:00 A.M.- 10:45 A.M
Wednesday March 8 10:00 A.M.- 10:45 A.M
Wednesday March 15 10:00 A.M. -10:45 A.M
Wednesday March 22 10:00 A.M.- 10:45 A.M
TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY SESSIONS ARE THE SAME
Combined Storytime - Ages 2-5
Our Combined Storytime is for ages 2-5. It is a regular storytime with multiple stories, songs and a craft at the end! Storytimes for February are listed below:
February 15 11:30 A.M-12:30 P.M
February 22 11:30 A.M-12:30 P.M
Story times for March are listed below:
Wednesday, March 8 11:30 A.M.- 12:30 P.M
Wednesday, March 15 11:30 A.M- 12:30 P.M
Wednesday, March 22 11:30 A.M.- 12:30 P.M
Starlight Stories - Ages 2-7
A nighttime storytime for ages 2-7. The program will involve bedtime stories and relaxed music. Pajamas are welcome!
Thursday, February 16 6:30-7:30 P.M
Thursday, March 30 6:30-7:30 P.M
Mother Goose Lapsit - Ages 0-24 Months
Mother Goose uses a variety of activities, including rhymes and songs to foster speech development, motor coordination and more!
Friday, February 24th 10:30-11:15 A.M
Friday, March 17th 10:30-11:15 A.M
Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead
Full S.T.E.A.M Ahead is a new program at the Vestal Library. It is intended for ages 3-7, and will involve a short lesson on concepts relating to the project. Each session will include a Science, Technology, Engineering, Art&Design or Math element to it. The sessions are different from each other, so children can register for both.
Dates for March are as follows:
Wednesday, March 1st 11:30 A.M. - 12:30 P.M
Wednesday, March 29th 4:00 P.M-5:00 P.M
Join the Youth Services Department for their Family Game Days!
Play board games, Nintendo Wii and Xbox 360. Refreshments and snacks will be provided. No registration is required for this event.
Family Game Days: Children of all ages are welcome to attend. Children must be accompanied by a parent/guardian.
The next game days will be February 20th from 3:00-5:30 P.M.
March 4th from 11:30 A.M 1:00 P.M
For more information and dates, contact the Youth Services Department at 607-754-4243.
Paws For Friendship
Come Read with therapy dogs.
Monday, February 27 6:00 P.M -8:00 P.M
Monday, March 13th, 6:00 P.M.-8:00 P.M
Monday, March 27th 6:00 P.M - 8:00 P.M