Early Literacy Program

The Early Literacy Program looks forward to a new year of regularly scheduled story times, special events, and exciting guests sure to delight our youngest patrons!

Join us during weekly programs, and check out our Facebook page and website for upcoming visits from Tanglewood Nature Center, Corning Science and Discovery Center, Museum of the Earth, Lisa Fernandez Song and Story, and more! Our program has something to offer all ages, focusing on Early Literacy through song, stories, play, crafts, and other activities. Our children’s collection offers a diverse assortment of materials for all, from birth to school-aged children.

For more information on our Children’s Program contact the library directly at (607) 535-7489.



We currently offer Virtual Storytime hours on Tuesday and Friday @ 10am.

Blankets and Books Summer Program
(June through August)
Tuesdays 10:00AM @ Havana Glen Park
Join us for an hour of song and story surrounded by nature at beautiful Havana Glen. All age groups and siblings welcome!

1000 Books Before Kindergarten
This is a program you can participate in right from home and promotes reading to newborns, infants, and toddlers. It also encourages the development of the parent-child bond.

Special Events & Presenters

Judy Stock’s Musical Adventure
Museum of the Earth
Jay Leeming Storytelling
Cornell University’s Department of Astronomy
Beauty and the Beast Storytellers
Finger Lakes Toy Library
Corning Science and Discovery Center
Lisa Fernandez Song and Story
Tanglewood Nature Center
Miss Angie’s Puppet Theater