Vestal Public Library -
Activities
 
BARK-9
 
What is the BARK-9 Program? The "Books and Reading Canine" program helps to improve children's reading and communication skills by employing a powerful method--reading to a dog. But not just any dog, a THERAPY Dog.
 
         *Mondays, 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
 

Winter Story Time & Craft Program
 
Toddler Story Time and Craft Program- Ages 2 to 3
  January 26, 2016-March 4, 2016
-Join us for story time-there will be stories, music, a craft, and more!
-Themes include Snowmen, Farm Animals, Valentine's Day, Polar Bears, Outer Space, and Circus!
-Please choose one session:
Tuesdays, January 26, 2016-March 4, 2016 from 11:45 am to 12:45 pm or Fridays, January 29, 2016-March 4, 2016 from 10:15 am to 11:15 am or 11:45am to 12:45pm
-Registration is required.
-Registration begins on Monday, January 4th.
- Each child must be accompanied by a caregiver.
- For more information regarding this event contact the Youth Services Department at 607-754-4243 or email ve.kelsey@4cls.org.
**Please Note**
"Joining" this event on Facebook does not mean that your child is registered for Story Time. To register, contact the Youth Services Department at 754-4243 or visit the library to register in person. Thank you.
*Pending school closings due to snow, Story Time will be cancelled*

Preschool Story Time and Craft Program- Ages 3 to 5
January 26, 2016-March 4, 2016
-Join us for story time-there will be stories, music, a craft, and more!
-Themes include Snowmen, Farm Animals, Valentine's Day, Polar Bears, Outer Space, and Circus!
-Please choose one session:
Tuesdays, January 26, 2016-March 1, 2016 from 10:15 am to 11:15 am or 1:30pm- 2:30pm or Fridays, January 29, 2016-March 4, 2016 from 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
-Registration is required.
-Registration begins on Monday, January 4th.
- Each child must be accompanied by a caregiver.
- For more information regarding this event contact the Youth Services Department at 607-754-4243 or email ve.kelsey@4cls.org.
**Please Note**
"Joining" this event on Facebook does not mean that your child is registered for Story Time. To register, contact the Youth Services Department at 754-4243 or visit the library to register in person.
*Pending school closings due to snow, Story Time will be cancelled*
 

Family Game Days
 

*Saturday, February 13th, 2016 10:30am-12:30pm
 
 
Join the Youth Services Department for their Family Game Days! Play board games, Super Nintendo, original Nintendo, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo 64, Sega Genesis, Xbox 360, and Playstation 2. Refreshments and snacks will be provided. No registration is required for this event. Children of all ages are welcome to attend. Children must be accompanied by a parent/guardian. For more information regarding this event contact the Youth Services Department at 607-754-4243 or email ve.kelsey@4cls.org


 
*In the case of inclement weather, programs may be cancelled. Please call the Library
or check the Library’s Facebook page prior to leaving for the program if it is snowing*


Teen Game Days
 
*Saturday, February 13th, 2016 1:30pm-3:30pm
 
 
Join the Youth Services Department for their Teen Game Days! Play board games, Super Nintendo, original Nintendo, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo 64, Sega Genesis, Xbox 360, and Playstation 2. Refreshments and snacks will be provided. No registration is required for this event. Teens ages 12-19 are welcome to attend. For more information regarding this event contact the Youth Services Department at 607-754-4243 or email ve.kelsey@4cls.org


*In the case of inclement weather, programs may be cancelled. Please call the Library
or check the Library’s Facebook page prior to leaving for the program if it is snowing*
 

Family Movie Days

* Matilda
*Saturday, February 20, 2016 10:30am
 
Join the Youth Services Department for a Family Movie Day! The Vestal Public Library Youth Services Department will be screening the film 'Matilda'. Popcorn and refreshments will be provided. No registration is required for this event. Children of all ages are welcome to attend. Children must be accompanied by a parent/guardian. This film is rated PG. For more information regarding this event contact the Youth Services Department at 607-754-4243 or email ve.kelsey@4cls.org



* Goosebumps
*Saturday, March 19, 2016 10:30am
 
Join the Youth Services Department for a Family Movie Day! The Vestal Public Library Youth Services Department will be screening the film 'Goosebumps'. Popcorn and refreshments will be provided. No registration is required for this event. Children of all ages are welcome to attend. Children must be accompanied by a parent/guardian. This film is rated PG. For more information regarding this event contact the Youth Services Department at 607-754-4243 or email ve.kelsey@4cls.org



* Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey
*Saturday, April 16, 2016 10:30am
 
Join the Youth Services Department for a Family Movie Day! The Vestal Public Library Youth Services Department will be screening the film 'Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey'. Popcorn and refreshments will be provided. No registration is required for this event. Children of all ages are welcome to attend. Children must be accompanied by a parent/guardian. This film is rated G. For more information regarding this event contact the Youth Services Department at 607-754-4243 or email ve.kelsey@4cls.org





*In the case of inclement weather, programs may be cancelled. Please call the Library
or check the Library’s Facebook page prior to leaving for the program if it is snowing*
 

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.