It’s A Seuss-a-Bration March 2

Everyone loves Dr. Seuss!  On Monday March 2, from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m., we celebrate his birthday again when Ms Mary Ellen provides stories, crafts and games for a delightful event!  Children ages 3 years and up are encouraged to attend.  This nationally observed celebration is supported by “Read Across America” instituted by the National Education Association which is “celebrating a nation of diverse readers.”  For more information about this event and other early literacy programs, call us at 585-335-6720.


Baby’s Book Buddies

“Baby’s Book Buddies” is back every Wednesday morning at 10:15 a.m.  This early literacy program for babies ages 6 months to 36 months is filled with books, songs, fingerplays and interactive play.  To register your child and for more information, please call 585-335-6720.

Show Your Love Feb 7

The Library is celebrating Main Street’s “First Friday” on Feb. 7 when you and your family can attend the “Show Your Love Family Storytime!”  at 5:00 p.m. Join us for a special storytime filled with LOVE! Enjoy stories about love and valentines and make a craft to take home to give to someone special. For more information call us at 585-335-6720.

Take Your Child Library Day

Join us on Saturday February 1st at 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. for a Kids Drive in Movie! Kids ages 3-6 years old will create and decorate their own cardboard car, “drive-in” & watch a movie. A Light snack will be provided. And while you’re here, browse the children’s book collection and learn more about the public library!  “Take Your Child to the Library Day” is supported by New York Library Association and the public libraries of Pioneer Library System.

Crochet Today! Feb 4

Crochet Today! is a Beginner’s class for adults in the basics of crochet.  Instructor Geri Smith will teach the basic crochet stitches and participants will be able to go home with a new scarf!  Registration is required as class size is limited.  Crochet hook and yarn will be provided.  A materials fee of $5 is requested at the time of registration.  Stop in soon to register, or call us for more information at 585-335-6720.

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.


Holiday Closings 2019

Dansville Public Library will be closed all day Tuesday and Wednesday in celebration of the Christmas holiday.  It will close at 5 p.m. on Tuesday December 31 and remain closed all day on Wednesday January 1 in celebration of the 2020 New Year.  From all the Staff and Trustees to our visitors, wishes for a safe and joyous Christmas and New Year’s.

Library Holiday Hours

Dansville Public Library hours for the upcoming holidays will be as follows:   Close at 5 p.m. December 24, closed all day December 25.  Close at 5 p.m. December 31, closed all day January 1.  May you and your family and friends enjoy safe and joyful times during this Christmas and New Year season.