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Programs for Children & Teens

Story Times for Children


TUESDAYS at 10:15 am Chicken Little's Story Time. Enjoy story time at the library. Suggested for ages 18 months to 3 years and their caregivers.


TUESDAYS at 10:45 am Baby Bookworms infant lapsit for infants ages 6 weeks to 18 months and their caregivers. It’s a snuggly story time.


WEDNESDAYS at 10:30 am: Little Red Hen’s Friends Story Time for preschoolers and their caregivers. It’s time to sing and listen to stories.


THURSDAYS at 7 pm: Blankets, Books and Slippers PJ Story Time for children and their caregivers. Join us in your PJs, get comfy and listen to a story.

Game Group

WEDNESDAYS at 4 p.m: Pokemon players and trading card group: Come to your local spot for Pokemon competitions. Bring your cards and video game devices and get your game on! Email for additional information.

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Programs for Young Adults



TUESDAYS at 3:30 p.m: Absolute Otaku Angels, the Anime-Manga group for teens, meets every Tuesday. Email for additional information.


EVERY OTHER THURSDAY at 6:30 pm: The Torn Page Writers Group for teens meets every other Thursday. The group displays a shared passion in creative writing. Members bring pieces to read, or just show up and listen to others and give positive, constructive feedback. All are welcome! See calendar above for next date. Email if you have any questions.


FIRST FRIDAY ART CLUB This is an art club for teens ages ten and older that meets on the first Friday of the month from 3:30-5 p.m. Create art and learn new art techniques across a variety of mediums. Email if you have any questions.


TEEN COOKING CLUB for teens ages ten and older meets the second Friday of the month from 3:30-
5 p.m.. Learn easy recipes with your friends. Email if you have any questions.


TEEN TECH CLUB meets the third Friday of the month from 3:30-5 p.m. and is for teens ages ten and older. Learn great new skills using freely available software. Email for additional information.


For more information or to sign up for a children's or teen program call (607)936-3713 ext. 503.

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Films & Family Movies (607) 936-3713


Friday’s Free Film @ the Library

Selected Fridays starting at 7 pm. Doors open at 6:45. The Southeast Steuben County Library has acquired a site license that ensures copyright compliance when showing feature films. Our high-quality digital projector, audio system and large pull-down screen let us convert the Laura Beer Community Room into a comfortable theater. Hearing loop makes sound crisp for those with T-coil hearing aids or cochlear implants. For more details about the hearing loop click here.

March 6

Gloria (2013) 110 minutes. Rated R.

March 20 Dangerous Minds (1995) 99 minutes. Rated R
April 3 Jakob the Liar (1999) 114 minutes. Rated PG-13
April 17 Samsara (2011) 101 minutes. Rated PG-13
May 1 Saving Grace (2000) 95 minutes. Rated R
May 15 O Brother, Where Art Thou? (2000) 106 minutes. Rated PG-13
June 5 50/50 (2011) 98 minutes. Rated R
June 19 Words and Pictures (2013) 111 minutes. Rated PG-13


Tech Films @ the Library

Tech-themed movies will be shown on selected Fridays starting at 7 pm. Doors open at 6:45.

April 10 Ghostbusters (1984). PG, 105 minutes.
May 8 Fahrenheit 451 (1966) UR, 112 minutes.


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Family Movie Matinees


Join us on the first Saturday of each month (unless otherwise noted) at 12:30 p.m. for a Family Movie Matinee. Free. Bring a bagged lunch. Refreshments provided. Call (607) 936-3713 ext 503 for details. Children age 8 and younger must be accompanied by an adult.

April 4 Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb (2014) PG, 98 minutes.
May 2 Tinker Bell and the Legend of the NeverBeast (2014) G, 76 minutes
June 6 Annie (2014) G, 118 minutes.


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Teen Screen Movies


Join us the second Saturday of each month (unless otherwise noted) at 12:30 p.m. for Teen Screen Movie Matinee. It’s free! Held in the Laura Beer Community Room.

April 11 The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (2014) PG-13, 144 minutes.
May 9 Into the Woods (2014) PG, 125 minutes.


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Classes & Workshops (607) 936-3713 ext 502

Creative Writers Group


Returning for another season is the Adult Creative Writer’s Group. Inject some socialization into your solo writing time by coming to the library for conversation, inspiration and feedback on writing projects. No sign up is required. This group meets on the third Thursday of each month from 6-8 pm. For more information, please call Adult Services Director Michelle Wells at (607) 936-3713 ext 209 or email


Digital Literacy

The Southeast Steuben County Library offers a variety of computer and technology classes. See our calendar for current programs. For more information or to sign up for a class, call (607) 936-3713 ext. 502.


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Jakob the Liar

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