The Friends of HML support the library in many ways so become a member and your membership fees will fund programs, services, building improvements and technology updates. The fall membership drive will be underway soon so look for the newsletter in the library and around town. You’ll read about the specific ways that the Friends have impacted the library.
The Friends of HML will be launching the Great Oneonta Read this month. We’re asking you to tell us what book has had the most impact on your life. At the end of the month, we’ll display the list of what the Oneonta library community considers to be the greatest books. We will also have copies of the NY Times PBS Great American Read crossword puzzle and the schedule for the television series on PBS. I can’t wait to see what the Oneonta list looks like and who knows, this might be the perfect opportunity to start that book club you’ve been thinking about.
Banned Book week is September 23 to 29 and once again the Friends of HML are holding their annual drawing. Stop by the library to enter to win either One Flew over the Cuckoo’s Nest or Gone with the Wind. The lucky winners will be announced at the Friends of HML Annual Meeting on Monday, October 22 at 6:00 p.m.
What’s the Deal With Minecraft? Does your child or grandchild love Minecraft? Are they interested in our Minecraft Club? Does all this Minecraft stuff have you scratching your head? Then join us August 29th at 6:00pm at the library! Learn the basics of the game, participate in a real Minecraft Club lesson, and get your questions answered at this evening adult program.
Who should attend? Parents and guardians of children interested in Minecraft are invited to join us. Whether your child has participated in Minecraft Club in the past or you’re just hearing about it now, we would be happy to show you what our Minecraft program is all about and help you figure out the game itself.