Archive for September, 2013

In honor of Halloween, every Saturday in October we will be showing a different monster movie. It begins Saturday, October 5th at 2:00PM in the Community Room.

Join us Sunday, September 29th at 2:00PM for a free showing of the newest movie of the Iron Man trilogy, Iron Man 3. This is open to the public and free popcorn will be served.

SEPTEMBER MEETING – BELLE ISLE CEMETERY

Belle Isle Cemetery and who’s buried there. The first burial in the cemetery was in 1811.

The meeting is free and open to the public. No registration required.

Monday
September 23
Community Room
6:00PM-8:00PM

Please join us Thursday, September 26th in the library’s Community Room for coffee, refreshments, an opportunity to meet friends and neighbors and some fun!

In addition to socializing with friends, we may have guest speakers on topics of interest, show a new movie, play games, and more!

Free and open to the public. No registration required. Starts at 1:00PM

Co-sponsored by the Friends of the Solvay Public Library.

Every Saturday from September 21 – November 9 in the Community Room.

Come listen to a children’s music hour singing Ukranian songs.

On September 22, Solvay Library will be showing the ’42′ THE JACKIE ROBINSON STORY. Come watch the true story of the life and career of Jackie Robinson and see his struggles as he breaks the color barrier in the MLB. This is a free showing and popcorn is included.

Sunday September 22, 2013
2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Community Room

The Third Sunday of every month, Solvay Public Library hosts an informal performance session featuring area Classical and Fingerstyle Guitarists. Players take the stage in turn, and each may perform up to 3 pieces, or more. Come and enjoy the versatility of the guitar as you listen to its broad repertoire, spanning a wide range of musical styles, including classical, pop, blues, jazz, Latin, Celtic, country, etc. Call Albert Muir, coordinator, 488-2280 or email at LBP@capital.net. Enter through East entrance, Woods Road parking lot.

Sunday September 15, 2013
2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Community Room

An informal creative writing support group that meets regularly once a month to share ideas, offer positive feedback and support. Join other local writers in a casual, constructive atmosphere where participants may present their fiction, non-fiction, poetry, play, do writing exercises, or even just take meditative time to do some writing. Open to those already writing as well as those who want to start.

Free and open to ages 16 years and older. Bring your own paper, pens and ideas. The library does provide free WiFi.

Second SATURDAY of EVERY month from 1:00PM to 3:00PM.

Join us Sunday, September 8th for a free viewing of the newest edition of The Great Gatsby, based on the novel by F. Scott Fitzgerald. The movie will begin at 2:00 PM in the Community Room and is about 142 minutes long. Popcorn will be served!

The Solvay Public Library now offers 2 different story time programs for children every Tuesday. The new Pre-School Story Hour With Marie, from 10:30AM-11:30AM, introduces your child to the library and help them develop a love of reading and language. Join us each Tuesday for stories, fingerplays and rhymes. Afterwards stay and play with your story hour friends. For ages 2-5 with a parent or caregiver. Free and no registration is required.

The Pajama Time Story Hour, from 6:30PM-7:30PM, is for sleepy kids (and their siblings) who love to be read to before bed. Grab your teddy bears, wear your pajamas and join us for a fun evening of stories, songs, crafts and a bedtime time snack. Open to all ages. No registration required.

Literacy Coalition
  • FREE BOOKS FOR KIDS! Sign up for FREE picture books for pre-school aged children through the Literacy Coalition of Onondaga County. FREE BOOKS FOR KIDS! Sign up for FREE picture books for pre-school aged children through the Literacy Coalition of Onondaga County.
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