The Ulysses Philomathic Library will be closed Saturday, July 2nd and Monday July 4th for Independence Day. We apologize for any inconvenience and hope you have a great weekend!
On Your Mark, Get Set… Read! Summer Reading will kick off with Merry-Go-Round Playhouse Theater and a performance of The Tortoise and the Hare. The event will be held On Monday, July 11th at 10:30 am at the Presbyterian Church across from the library (updated since the Summer Reading Calendar).
All ages are welcome to attend this free performance!
Starting July 14th, the library will host a Summer Speakers Series every Thursday from 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm. Presentations will be on the theme of exercise for personal health and as a way to contribute to local charities. Here is a our line up, and we hope you join us in the Melvin Community Room of the library.
July 14: Hike! Short Hikes in the Finger Lakes with Roger Fulton
July 21: Swim! Women Swimmin’ for Hospicare with Melissa Dunham
July 28: Bike! AIDS Ride for Life with Cindy Rotella
August 4: Swim, Bike, Run! Cayuga Triathlon with Jane M. Miller
August 11: Run! Chris Bond 5 K Run Trumansburg Rotary with Mike Brainard
August 18: Yoga! Chair Yoga Exercise with Caryn Sheckler
Summer Reading will begin soon at the Ulysses Philomathic Library! Registration for all ages will begin July 5th and continue throughout the summer. We have a great line up of programs for children, tweens, teens, and adults:
On Your Mark, Get Set…Read, Mondays at 10:30 am for children: Children’s summer reading programs with Martha Carpenter from July 11th through August 15th.
Get in the Game: Read,Tuesdays at 6:00 pm for teens: Teen Summer Reading with Ksana Broadwell from July 12th through August 16th..
Get in the Game: Read, Wednesdays at 11 am for tweens: Tween Book Discussion Group with Martha Carpenter from July 13th through August 17th.
Exercise Your Mind: Summer Speaker’s Series: Thursdays at 6:30 pm for adults: Summer Speaker Series from July 14th through August 18th.
Hoopla is a new electronic resource, available through the library on June 13th. Patrons may instantly borrow free digital movies,ebooks, music, audiobooks, comics, and more!
Simply follow these steps to use Hoopla:
1. Download the app or go to hoopladigital.com
2. Log in with your library card
3. Borrow up to 3 items per month