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Happy (almost) Valentine’s Day

On Saturday, we celebrated Valentine’s Day during Family Storytime. We read some books, we sang some songs, and we heard all about My Froggy Valentine. The kids (and some of the grown-ups) made Valentines. To see all the photos, click … Continue reading

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A Snow Day and Pizza!

Although the library was closed yesterday due to the big snowstorm, we still celebrated National Pizza Day, although a day late. In Every Day’s a Holiday we started by playing pizza bingo. The winners were lucky to get coupons from … Continue reading

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Full STEAM Ahead!

Our Winter 2017 programs are in full swing, and we’ve been having lots of fun after school. On Wednesdays at 4:15 we have Full STEAM Ahead for kids in grades 2-6. Each week, we do a fun project. The projects … Continue reading

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OPL closing at 1:30

Due to the weather conditions, the Ossining Public Library will be closing today at 1:30. Be safe, and enjoy your day!

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Newbery, Caldecott, & more

This morning the American Library Association announced the winners of the 2017 Youth Media Awards. Here are the winners: Newbery Medal (most outstanding contribution to children’s literature):   The Girl Who Drank the Moon, by Kelly Barnhill       Newbery … Continue reading

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Sounds like fun…

to make your own smart phone speaker! That’s what we did today in Full STEAM Ahead. Using just a paper towel tube, two paper cups, and some paper towels (and some pretty paper), we made speakers for our phones–or for … Continue reading

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Saturday Storytime Fun!

Today’s Family Storytime was all about houses. After we read some fun books and looked for the little mouse hiding behind a house, we got to build houses. Instead of a craft, we had blocks, giant Legos, cardboard bricks and … Continue reading

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