June News & Events

Check out our Online Calendar for details & to register for events:

Special Events for June

  • Second Saturday – Fairy Fest – Saturday, June 8, 11:00am-1:00pm – Stop at the Library to create your own magical fairy wand!
  • Exam Cram – June 11, 12, 13, 17, 18, & 19; 3:00pm-8:00pm – The Library is offering a quiet study space for Regents students to get in last minute prep for exams. We’ll have snacks, study materials, and de-stress opportunities.
  • Summer Plant Share – Wednesday, June 19 at 6:00pm – This spring’s Plant Exchange returns as our Summer Plant Share! Once again, all cuttings, seeds, or starters are welcome. All community members are encouraged to participate; you do not need to bring anything to take something. Come to share, learn, and network with other local gardeners. Any leftovers will be added to our seed & clippings library.

Regular Programming

The following activities occur monthly, are open to all community members.

  • Sit & Stitch – Every Wednesday at 6:00pm – All skill levels welcome!
  • Magic: The Meetup – Every Thursday @ 5:30pm, ANY tabletop gamers welcome!
  • Homeschool Lego Meetup – Second Tuesdays @1:00pm (6/11), registration is required
  • Storytime – Alternating Tuesdays at 10:30am (6/11, 6/25) & Thursdays at 6:00pm (6/20; no Storytime on 6/6)
  • Ravenous Readers: Adult Book Club – Second Thursdays @ 6:30pm (6/13): The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry (Zevin)
  • Homeschool Meetup – Third Thursdays at 1:00pm (6/20), registration is required
  • Tech Time – Final Mondays by individual appointment (6/24) Contact the library to schedule.


Dansville Public Library’s Summer Reading Program sign-up starts during Fairy Fest on June 8, but the real action will kick-off at our Summer Reading Launch Party on June 29, complete with design-your-own bags, lawn games, treats, and more!

Everyone is encouraged to participate in this year’s Summer Reading Program: Adventure Begins at Your Library! From the young to the young at heart, everyone can have an adventure at the library this summer!


Get your adventure started now – and we don’t mean just in a book! Dansville Public Library offers:

  • Fishing pole lending (sponsored by the NYSDEC & Dansville Fish & Game Club),
  • Empire Pass borrowing: Entrance to NY State Parks without the vehicle use fee, and
  • Corning Museum of Glass passes: Complimentary admission to the museum for 2 adults

The Library will be closed on Thursday, July 4 in honor of Independence Day.