Knit Together

Hicks-Kimball Room at Penn Yan Public Library 214 Main Street, Penn Yan

Everyone is welcome – all fiber crafters, all skill levels. Note that per PYPL policy, attendance is capped at 10 per session, and participants must remain masked while present in the meeting room.

“A Writer Writes What She Knows” with local author Sherinda Ryter

Hicks-Kimball Room at Penn Yan Public Library 214 Main Street, Penn Yan

Join Sherinda Ryter (Sherri Bone), the author of the children’s book Sam and Mack – A Boy and His Dog: White Squirrel Lenape Brave, for a reading and interactive presentation about her writing and publishing process. Ryter, a retired public-school

Snack Shack

Hicks-Kimball Room at Penn Yan Public Library 214 Main Street, Penn Yan

The Living Well will be serving "Walking Tacos" at the library's gazebo. Free for youth while supplies last.

Therapy Dog Visit

Visiting with a certified therapy dog is a great way to relax after a long week. This program is best for youth ages 5 and up. Youth under age 12 must have a caregiver in the building.

Banned Books Week Readout: LGBTQ+

Outside at Penn Yan Public Library 214 Main Street, Penn Yan

Get caught engaging in a revolutionary act: reading banned or challenged books! Whether you are participating in Banned Books Bingo or not, we want you to join us for one or more of these public affirmations of liberty, each hosted

Book Character Pumpkin Decorating Contest

Show off your imagination to everyone who visits the library! The pumpkins will be on display from October 17 to November 5 and patrons will vote for their favorites. No carving of pumpkins, please--just paint and other non-perishable decorations. Space

Crafting Calm

Start your weekend with a quick, self-guided art project or activity designed to help busy minds relax. This free program is good for kids ages 5 and up, and their grownups, too. This month we'll be making soothing 'moon dough'

Book Character Pumpkin Decorating Contest

Show off your imagination to everyone who visits the library! The pumpkins will be on display from October 17 to November 5 and patrons will vote for their favorites. No carving of pumpkins, please--just paint and other non-perishable decorations. Space

Community Room Reserved

Hicks-Kimball Room at Penn Yan Public Library 214 Main Street, Penn Yan

MG storytime

Young Voices Youth Group with Safe Harbors of the Finger Lakes

Hicks-Kimball Room at Penn Yan Public Library 214 Main Street, Penn Yan

A group for youth ages 11 to 14 to drop by to play games, chat, get crafty, and do fun activities! Facilitated by Safe Harbors of the Finger Lakes, https://shflny.org/