Children’s News

Book Bundles NOW @ the Library!


We have BOOK BUNDLES available at the Library.  I have put together bundles of 5 picture/easy books based on the themes.  I have over 20  themes book bundles ready for pick up.

How do you get Book Bundles?

1. Call the the Library

2. Pick your Theme

3. Schedule a time for pickup (need a different time- let me know)

4. Pick them up curbside

Summer Reading Registration 2020

Hello Summer Reading Parents!  Guess What?  The paper version of the summer reading registration is in the Penny Saver.  Just clip, fill out and place in the book drop.  Or you can call the library @ 335-6720 and a clerk will fill  it out with you over the phone. Don’t miss out on this Bag of Summer Fun!

Preparing to Reopen in Progress

“Hello” from all the Staff at Dansville Public Library!

Reopening is certainly a slow process! This week Staffers are preparing to get back to work. Carpets are cleaned & sanitized. We’ll be moving tables, chairs, desks, creating signs, and MOST IMPORTANTLY, getting those new books ready for the shelves!

Watch this page as we will announce HERE when you can return books! Give us a bit longer to start up checkouts! We sure appreciate your patience!

SOON! We promise!!

Summer Reading Registration Sign-up

Summer Reading is going to look a little bit different this year! Summer Reading will be “GRAB & GO BAGS.” Summer Reading Registration is NOW open online. You can fill out the form online NOW. If you rather wait …. you can call the library (when we open) to have a clerk fill our the form for you. Each child needs a form filled out to show which “GRAB & GO BAG” program (by age) your child would like to particpate in. Its’s easy as 1, 2, 3. Just follow the directions on the form. More information about Summer Reading GRAB & GO BAGS to come.…/summer-reading-program-regi…/

Congrats, Lego Week 1 Winners!

A shout out to all the Library  kids who joined our week 1 Lego Challenge.

We have our top 3 for week 1 “A flying Object.”

Lucas – Age 7 Flying Helicopter


Tristan Age 11 CDC Flying Car


 Hudson- Age 8 Arc 78 Flighter Jet

Library Closed until Further Notice

The Library will be closed indefinitely due to the State of Emergency.  For more information visit us on Facebook.  Staff will be working modified hours between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m.   Call 585-335-6720.  We apologize for this unfortunate disruption in our service.

NEW Launchpads @ Dansville Public Library!

Dansville Public Library announce that Playaway Launchpad tablets are now available for our youngest readers. Playaway Launch Pads are designed just for kids and are pre-loaded with high-quality, ad- free apps that are both fun and educational.

Our playaway launch pads are for patrons with library cards and are for In-house use only.  Every launch Pad is 100% secure, providing hours of interactive learning and play without the risk of exposure to unintended content. Our Launch Pads are for our youngest readers (2-6) and have content of literacy, math, creative and pre-reading skills apps. For more information about our Launch pads, call us at 335-6227.

Celebrate Sesame Street® Jan 11

Join us for a special Family Storytime celebrating your favorite Sesame Street® characters on January 11, 2020 at 10:30 a.m.  This is a 50th Anniversary Celebration of an educational program that has delighted more than two generations of youngsters.  Ms. Mary Ellen will provide crafts for children of all ages.  Funding for this event was provided by Pioneer Library System, the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, and WXXI Education/WXXI Kids.  For more information, please call the Library at 585-335-6720.