Past events

Did you know we live stream many of our programs on Facebook? If you missed an event, you may be able to watch from home, whenever you want! Here are our recorded past events:

For recordings from our Civics @ Seymour series, visit our page: https://seymourlibrary.org/civicspastevents/

From Flappers to Prohibition: 1920s Highlights with Historian Tom Henry, February 12, 2020 at 6 pm

From Flappers to Prohibition: 1920’s Highlights with local historian Tom Henry at Seymour Library

Posted by Seymour Library on Wednesday, February 12, 2020

Country Life Movement with Cayuga County Historian Ruth Bradley, June 18, 2019 at 6 pm

In 1908, President Teddy Roosevelt formed the “Country Life Commission”. Join Cayuga County Historian Ruth Bradley for a presentation on Roosevelt’s Commission and the concurrent “Country Life Movement” of the early 20th Century.

Posted by Seymour Library on Tuesday, June 18, 2019

The Interplay of Hormones, Nutrition, and Metabolism in Women and Men with Shirwan Mirza, MD, January 30, 2019 at 6 pm

“The Interplay of Hormones, Nutrition, and Metabolism in Women and Men” with Shirwan Mirza, MD, at Seymour Library.

Posted by Seymour Library on Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Uncovering the Past: Writing Historical Fiction with Sheila Myers, November 14, 2018 at 6 pm

Uncover the past with Author Sheila Myers as she talks about writing historical fiction and the infamous Durant family!

Posted by Seymour Library on Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Blurring the Lines-Creating Graphic Novels with Ed Catto, November 1, 2018 at 4 pm

Celebrate the kick off of National Novel Writing month at Seymour Library with pop culture and marketing expert Ed Catto and his talk “Blurring the Lines-Creating Graphic Novels”.

Posted by Seymour Library on Thursday, November 1, 2018

When Horses Ruled Auburn’s Streets, Explore the history of horses and carriage houses in Auburn with Karen Bove on Monday, October 22, 2018 at 6 pm.

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When Horses Ruled Auburn’s Streets with Karen Bove

Posted by Seymour Library on Monday, October 22, 2018

Our Brush with History: the Cayuga Centers, formerly Cayuga Asylum for Destitute Children, connection with philanthropist Harriet Tubman. Learn about Cayuga Centers’ legacy and history at Seymour Library! Monday, August 21, 2018 at 6 pm

Learn about Cayuga Centers’ legacy and history at Seymour Library!

Posted by Seymour Library on Monday, August 20, 2018

Discover Summer at Seymour Library! Learn about fish invasive species with Colleen Keefer! Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 1 pm

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Discover Summer at Seymour Library! Learn about fish invasive species with Colleen Keefer!

Posted by Seymour Library on Saturday, August 11, 2018

Cooking for a Cause: Community and Charity Cookbooks of Cayuga County with Cayuga County Historian Ruth Bradley at Seymour Library. Monday, May 21, 2018 at 6 pm

Cooking for a Cause: Community and Charity Cookbooks of Cayuga County with Cayuga County Historian Ruth Bradley at Seymour Library.

Posted by Seymour Library on Monday, May 21, 2018

Seward’s Scrapbooks at Seymour Library with the Seward House Museum. Tuesday, March 6, 2018 at 6 pm 

Seward's Scrapbooks

Seward’s Scrapbooks at Seymour Library with the Seward House Museum.

Posted by Seymour Library on Tuesday, March 6, 2018

“Go West, Old Man!” Discover the history of whaling captains in Auburn at Seymour Library. Monday, February 26, 2018 at 6pm

“Go West, Old Man!” Discover the history of whaling captains in Auburn at Seymour Library.

Posted by Seymour Library on Monday, February 26, 2018

Harriet Tubman National Historical Park at Seymour Library with The National Historical Park Service and the Harriet Tubman Home Inc., Monday, November 13, 2017 at 6 pm

Harriet Tubman National Historical Park at Seymour Library with The National Historical Park Service and the Harriet Tubman Home Inc.

Posted by Seymour Library on Monday, November 13, 2017

The History of Auburn in 10 Properties with Andrew Roblee, November 8, 2017

The History Of Auburn in 10 Properties at Seymour Library

Posted by Seymour Library on Wednesday, November 8, 2017