WAY 2/3 LIBRARY NOTES

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Lyons Public Library, 122 Broad St., will host the following programs. 

Library Lovers’ Month: through Feb. 27. Patrons can buy a heart for $1 to share why they love the library. Hearts can be turned in at the staff desk and will be hung up in the library. 

Call 315-946-9262, email lyonspubliclibrary@gmail.com or visit lyonspubliclibrary.org for information.

Macedon Public Library, 30 Main St., announced the following programs. 

Storytime with Miss Shannon: 10 to 10:30 a.m. Feb. 3, 10. For ages 4-5. Enjoy stories with content themed to reinforce kindergarten readiness such as awareness of colors, numbers and letters. Registration required. 

Finding Peace in Chaotic Times: 2 to 3 p.m. Feb. 4. This webinar is divided into two segments: lecture and Q&A. Topics include everyday practices to reduce stress, techniques to address chaos and a spiritual appreciation for life’s challenges.

DIY Grade K-2 Craft Time: 10:30 to 11 a.m. Feb. 8. Do a simple craft using household materials with Mrs. K. Attend live or borrow the DIY Storytime Kit to participate at a time that works in your schedule. Email kkoehler@pls-net.org to register.

Storytime with Miss Shannon: 10 to 10:30 a.m. Feb. 9. For ages 2-3. Enjoy stories, fingerplays and rhymes. Registration required. 

Symmetry Heart Painting with Ms. Shannon: 10:30 to 11 a.m. Feb. 10. Paint a design, fold it in half and open to see your art creation. Registration required. 

Learn to Crochet in Buffalo Plaid: 11 a.m. to noon Feb. 11. With a few basic stitches and some strategic color changes, you can make timeless, heirloom-quality pieces for yourself or your loved ones. Registration required. 

Visit owwl.libcal.com/calendar/macedonpubliclibrary to register.

Newark Public Library, 121 High St., will host the following programs. 

Cookbook Club: 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Feb. 3 via Zoom. This month’s ingredient is oranges. Registration required. 

No Justice, No Peace in the Absence of Truth: 1 to 2:30 p.m. Feb. 4. This presentation by Earl Greene will challenge our understanding of cultural competence and help move us toward cultural humility, enhancing our effectiveness in the workplace and engaging the communities we serve. Registration required. 

O Canada! Reading and Discussion Series: 6:30 to 8 p.m. Feb. 4. A facilitated discussion of the novel “In the Skin of a Lion” by Michael Ondaatje. Email newarklibrarydirector@owwl.org to register. 

Take-and-Make Kit No. 1: 9:30 to 7 p.m. Feb. 8. For adults. Pick up a kit to make a DIY accordion valentine card. Free. 

Trail Blazer Winter Hike: 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Feb. 10. This month’s location is Lauraville Landing in the town of Galen. This easy, 1.75-mile trail is on an old railroad grade. Meeting at the trailhead. 

Board meeting: 6 to 7:30 p.m. Feb. 11 via GoToMeeting. Email newarklibrarydirector@owwl.org for the meeting link.

Ongoing

Trail Blazers Walking Club: 9:30 to 10 a.m. on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. This walking club for all levels meets in front of the library for a 30-minute walk through the village. 

In-Person Toddler Storytime: 10 to 11 a.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays. For ages 5 and younger. Join Miss Alicia for stories, songs and a craft. Limit of four families. Registration required. 

Virtual Toddler Storytime: 10 to 11 a.m. on Tuesdays via Facebook. Each video features Miss Alicia reading stories, singing songs and providing a how-to craft demonstration. 

Teen Anime Club: 4:15 to 5 p.m. on Tuesdays. For ages 13-18. Join us as we watch and talk about different anime shows and manga. Limited to 10 people. Registration required. 

In-Person Preschool Storytime: 10 to 11 a.m. on Wednesdays. For ages 2-5. Stop in for stories, songs, dancing and a craft. Limit of four families. Registration required. 

Virtual Preschool Storytime: 10 to 11 a.m. on Wednesdays via Facebook. For ages 2-5. Miss Wendy will read stories, sing songs and present a how-to craft demonstration. 

Call 315-331-4370 or visit newarklibrary.org for information.

Palmyra Community Library, 402 E. Main St., announced the following programs.  

Children’s Art Grab-and-Go Kit: 4 to 5 p.m. Feb. 4. An introduction for elementary-age children in traditional techniques using contemporary and non-toxic art material. $3.

Take Your Child to the Library Day: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Feb. 6. A love of reading and books starts with pictures, stories and rhymes that even the youngest child can enjoy. Older children will enjoy the computers, borrowing DVDs and video games, and finding interesting books. There will grab-and-go kits and snacks.

Pizza Grab-and-Go Kits for Teens: 3 p.m. Feb. 9. For kids in middle and high schools. Kit will include enough ingredients for a pizza for one. Join us on Zoom at 4:30 p.m. to eat your pizza and win prizes.

Ongoing

After School Snacks: 3 to 4 p.m. on Mondays and Thursdays. For kids and teens. Free. 

Virtual Story Times: Tuesdays via Facebook or YouTube. Join Miss Sheila for an online story time. Registration required. Grab-and-go craft kits given out at 11 a.m. on Tuesdays. 

In-Person Story Times: 11 a.m. on Thursdays. Masks and social distancing required. Call to register. 

Call 315-597-5276, email skoberle@pls-net.org or visit palmyracommunitylibrary.org for information.