The Fred & Harriett Taylor Memorial Library   
21 William Street, Hammondsport, NY 14840
Phone: (607) 569-2045     Fax: (607) 569-3340

Hours: Monday 10am-8pm, Tuesday 2pm-8pm, Wednesday 10am-8pm, Thursday 2-8pm, Friday 10am-5pm, Saturday 10am-2pm, Closed Sunday


  April 23, 2014  

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Join our 2014 Buy-A-Bestseller Club!!

Purchase 12 books for the library in 2014 at our library discount and your name will be entered in a raffle to win a $100 gift card donated by our friends at Union Block Bistro.  Raffle will be in December 2014.

Buy a bestseller for the library or a title of  your choice and be the first to read it!!




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Upcoming Events


Toddler Time

Pre-schoolers are welcome to join literacy specialist Becky Holder every Wednesday from 11:00 to noon.  There will be stories, activities, crafts and more.  No sign up required but is appreciated. Upcoming themes:

4/23 - On the Farm

 4/30 - Construction

5/7 - Mommies and Babies

5/14 - Caterpillars and Butterflies

5/21 - Frogs

5/28 - You Can't Make a Turtle Come Out


Walking Group

Join us every Monday, Wednesday and Friday mornings from  9:00 - 10:00 am and/or every Monday and Wednesday evenings from 6:00 - 7:00 pm.  We will walk away the pounds with Leslie Sansone's Walking DVD.  Dress comfortable, wear sneakers, bring a bottle of water and plan on enjoying yourself.  Evening sessions may use other exercise DVD's as well (i.e. Biggest Loser, Jillian Michaels, Richard Simmons, etc...).  We will meet in the lower level of the library.

Mac Users Group

Group will meet on April 28th at 10:30 am.  Topic is "Spam."


Puppeteering Workshop

All school age children are welcomed to come experience the different aspects of puppet theatre including life sized puppets, set design and instrumental.  This event will take place on Saturday, May 3rd from 10:00 - 12:00.  Be sure to wear old clothes as you might get messy.  Be ready for some fun and creativity!  Please pre-register.

Kids Craft Project

Children ages 5 - 12 years of age are welcome to join Miss Lisa on Tuesday, May 6th at 4:00 pm.  We will be making a gift to give to someone special in your life.  Please pre-register.

Adult Craft

Join Tom Cortwright on Tuesday, May 6th from 6:00 - 8:00 pm. We will be making "May Baskets." There is a $15/person materials fee.  Please pre-register.

Book Club

Group will meet on Monday, May 12th at 6:45 pm.  Book for May is Can't Wait to Get to Heaven by Fannie Flagg.


Kids Event

Children ages 5 - 12 are invited to come to our "Beatle" themed dance party!!  Put on your dancing shoes and join Doc Possum at the library on Saturday, May 17th at 1:00 pm.  You can visit Doc Possum at www.docpossum.com  Please pre-register.



For more information on any of our events or to pre-register, contact the

Fred & Harriett Taylor Memorial Library at (607) 569-2045


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