REGISTER FOR ENTREPRENEUR WORKSHOP SERIES. The Entrepreneur Workshop series that has helped several local businesses launch successfully, will be offered again in May. For a reduced fee of $40, participants will attend a series of 5 classes each Wednesday evening in May from 7 pm until 9 pm. The classes will feature presentations from local banking, accounting, insurance, legal and marketing professionals. This program is an ongoing partnership between SCORE and Macedon Public Library and is partially funded from aid given to the library by former NYS Senator, Michael Nozzolio. Act quickly to ensure a spot in this class. … Continue reading Spring Entrepreneur Workshop Registration is now OPEN.
NYS Library Aid FY 2018-2019 – Needs Your Support! SPEAK UP FOR LIBRARY FUNDING! Reject Governor Cuomo’s devastating cuts to library funding, and reject his continued inequitable treatment of library funding as part of the state’s education spending. The Governor’s budget proposes a +3% increase in education funding, but cuts library aid by -4%. These cuts would leave library funding at year-2000 levels, and for the eleventh consecutive year, would leave library funding far short of what Education Law mandates. TAKE ACTION NOW and tell the Governor and the Legislature that library aid should be INCREASED, not CUT. State … Continue reading Speak Up for Libraries
Open: Monday, Tuesday and Thursday: 10 am until 8 pm Beginning on February 7, 2018: Wednesday 2 pm until 8 pm Friday and Saturday: 1 pm until 5 pm Sunday: CLOSED Holiday Closings: Memorial Day: Monday Independence Day Labor Day Thanksgiving: Thursday and Friday Christmas Eve, Day and Boxing Day New Years Eve and New Years Day Note: if a holiday falls on Sunday we will close an extra day. Continue reading Macedon Public Library Hours
Wednesday, March 21 3:00 p.m. This week’s movie is The Seeker: The Dark is Rising. Starring Alexander Ludwig, Christopher Eccleston, and Ian McShane, and based on the novel by Susan Cooper. The film tells the story of Will Stanton, a … Continue reading This Week’s Movie: The Seeker
Monday, March 19 1:00 p.m. Join M. Ann Olin, a program manager from Lifespan, as she outlines safe and healthy ways to avoid becoming unwittingly involved in substance abuse. Find out more about how easy it is to fall into … Continue reading Older Adults & Substance Abuse
Saturday, March 17 3:00 p.m. Maybe you’re a champion knitter. Or perhaps you’re just starting to learn to cross stitch. Or it could be that you crochet, embroider, or sew. Whatever your needle-craft, it’s always more fun to do it … Continue reading Needlework & Niceties
Friday, March 16 3:30 p.m. You know the old saying: it’s always happy hour somewhere. This Friday, it’s coming to the Macedon Public Library with half-priced coffee and hot chocolate. For only fifty cents, you can enjoy a hot beverage … Continue reading Happy Hour
Tuesdays, March 20 and 27 noon-1:00 p.m. Bring a bagged lunch and watch a lecture by Harvard Professor Michael Sandel titled “Justice: What’s the Right Thing To Do?” When Sandel hosts political philosophy lectures in the U.S. and England, he … Continue reading Lunch & Learn with Michael Sandel
Saturday, March 17 3:00 p.m. Your child will love reading to our resident therapy cat, Kipper. Kipper is just about the most laid-back kitty we’ve ever met, and he will be waiting for you in the Discovery Room to listen … Continue reading Kitty Tales
Thursday, March 15 12:45 p.m. The Friends of the Macedon Public Library are well-named: they are truly good friends to the library. This group helps to plan and carry out fundraising efforts to augment our budget and provide the necessary … Continue reading Friends of the MPL Mtg.