The reading game for children has been a staple of summers at the Library for years — but why should the kids have all the fun? This year, the Library is launching a summer reading game for adults and teens 9th grade and up. To be part of...Read more
July 12: Magic Show for Everyone — and Workshop for Teens
Come to all or part of this special library event, when “Magic” Jim Vagias will hold both a magic workshop for teens ages 13 – 18, and hold a magic show for all ages. During the workshop, which is from 7 – 7:45 p.m., Vagias will bring...Read more
This Summer, the Summer Reading Program Proves Why Libraries Rock!
As the weather gets warmer, the Library also heats up, as the Summer Reading Program kicks into high gear. This year’s theme is “Libraries Rock!” and it has offered the opportunity for the Town of Pelham Public Library to interpret it in a number...Read more
Library Launches Second Grade Book Club; Next Selection: “We’re All Wonders” on June 14
Following on the heels of the new third grade book club, the Library is now also offering a second grade book club, which will meet for an hour once per month. Led by Pelham parent Liselle Sakrhani, the club is for any second grade child who...Read more
New E-Resource: Video Streaming Service Kanopy Kids!
The popular on-demand video streaming service Kanopy, available to library card holders for free, has now expanded to include Kanopy Kids: thoughtful entertainment for children preschool and up. Parents can trust in a curated selection of...Read more
Thursday, May 10: Social Security and Retirement Seminar
Retirement and tax specialist Paul M. Petrone is coming to the Library this Thursday, May 10, to tell you everything he believes you need to know about social security and retirement. The one-hour program starts at 7 p.m. Attendees will learn the...Read more
June 14: Third Grade Book Club Discusses “The True Blue Scouts of Sugar Man Swamp”
The Library’s new Third Grade Book Club will discuss The True Blue Scouts of Sugar Man Swamp by Kathi Appelt at its June meeting, which will be held on Thursday, the 14th from 4 – 5 p.m. Parents of interested third graders can...Read more
May 24: Battle of the Books (BOB) Organizational Meeting
Yes! It’s already time to gear up for 2018’s Battle of the Books, which will be held in October, and the first step is this organizational meeting, which will be from 6:30 – 7 p.m. on Thursday, May 24. BOB is a county-wide competition among...Read more
Now Hear This! Check Out the Upgrade to Music E-Resource Freegal
The music e-resource Freegal has just substantially upgraded its service, with an entirely new app for Apple and Android devices. (If you have existing credentials, they will still work and your previous downloads will still be there.)...Read more
It’s National Library Week!
The theme of this year’s National Library Week is “Libraries Lead.” The American Library Association site notes that it is being celebrated with the following: Monday, April 9: State of America’s Libraries Report released...Read more
Spring Break Programs: Owls, Graham Clarke Music and Two Movies!
Music, owls, movies and more are in store for Library patrons this spring break! See below for details: Movie Screening: Jumanji – Welcome to the Jungle Monday, April 2, 3 – 5 p.m. Part of the Jumanji franchise, this story features Dwayne...Read more
May 5: Solarize Pelham Presentation
Discounted solar energy is finally coming to the Town of Pelham through the Solarize Westchester program, and the Library will host a presentation about the program on Saturday, May 5 from 2 to 3:30 p.m. You can also find out more here before the...Read more