Get your stretch on this winter at Seymour Library! Instructors Deborah Daly and Wendy Vitale will lead chair yoga classes at the library.
Thursday, December 6 from 3 to 4 pm with Deborah Daly. Thursday, December 20 from 3 to 4 pm with Wendy Vitale. No mats required. Comfortable clothes and shoes recommended. For adults.
It’s the fourth year of our reading challenge, and we’ve prepared new categories to get you reading more! The Read More! 2019 Reading Challenge (or Read More! 2019) invites you to read 24 books throughout 2019. That’s two books a month. We’ve also added two bonus categories for those of you who would like to challenge yourself further.
Throughout history women have been silenced by the patriarchal system. Explore the ways in which female writers have found their voice during “Finding a Voice,” a reading and discussion series at Seymour Library, sponsored by Humanities New York. Dr. Maryanne Felter will facilitate the discussion in this six part series that will focus on women’s creativity in art, literature, and theater.
Learn how using smartphone and computer apps to monitor your eating and physical activity habits could help you live a healthier life and reduce the symptoms of chronic illness on December 3 or 17 at 3:30 pm. Get hands-on experience using apps like My Fitness Pal. Bring your own device or use a tablet or phone provided by the Cayuga Community Health Network. Please contact the library to register.
Explore how people all over the world celebrate the holidays on Saturday, December 15 from 11am to 1 pm. Activities include crafts, games, and refreshments, with a special storytime at 11:30 am with local author, Susan Scheuerman. She will read her book The Adventures of Smokey: the Grouchy Neighbor with special guest, Smokey the Dog. Smokey will be signing books available for purchase. All ages welcome.
Join us for an after hours family event: build a blanket fort anywhere in the library, listen to a story, watch a short winter movie, and enjoy yummy snacks. All participants must be at the library by 5:30 pm on Thursday, December 27 to register. Register for the event at the Children's Room Desk. Children must be accompanied by an adult for the duration of the event. All supplies will be provided. Families are welcome to bring a flashlight if they would like.
Wednesday, Dec. 26: Build a Bridge for the Gingerbread Man
Listen to the story The Gingerbread Man, then use craft materials to build a bridge to help the gingerbread man cross the river.
Thursday, Dec. 27: Mini Snow Forts
Listen to a fun winter story, then use marshmallows and toothpicks to build a mini snow fort.
Friday, Dec. 28: Mini Snowball (Marshmallow) Launchers
Listen to a fun snow story, then use craft materials to build your own mini snowball (marshmallow) launcher.
Dive into the world of science with Junior Scientists, a monthly science program for homeschooling families. This month we will explore electricity with Electronic Snap Circuits, Little Bits and more on Monday, December 17 at 1 pm. Open to all ages. All materials provided. No registration required.
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4 weeks agoby seymour_libraryWe explored Owl Pellets at our Discover Nature program this morning...so fun!!