Winter Carnival Book Sale
The Saranac Lake Free Library sincerely appreciates the many volunteers who made the book sale such a success.
Presidents Day holiday
The SLFL will be closed on Monday, Feb. 17, in observance of Presidents Day.
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The Saranac Lake Free Library’s Winter Carnival Book Sale will be open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, Feb. 6, 7 and 8. There will be great deals on books, gently used puzzles and games, DVDs and audio and music CDs.
Martin Luther King Jr. ...
The library has changed which items are acceptable donations for its book sale. Nonfiction books will no longer be accepted. We welcome adult, young adult and children’s fiction, music CDs and unabridged audio books on CD and DVD. Adirondack books are also acceptable.
All donations must be ...
Curator Michele Tucker reports that former resident Don Moreau recently donated an album of early High Peaks photographs. Many are of Saranac Lake in the 1920s.
“The photographs were mailed from Edmond, Oklahoma,” reports Tucker. “It’s wonderful when people are aware of the value of ...
Watercolors and alcohol inks by the artists of Cosmic Studios will continue to be on display in the Cantwell Room through Oct. 26. The exhibit will be open during the Third Thursday Art Walk on Sept. 19 from 5 to 7:30 p.m.
The 1934 movie “The Thin Man,” starring ...
Cosmic Studio, a new art organization, will hold its inaugural exhibit in the Cantwell Room from Sept. 2 through Oct. 26. The exhibit features the work of Betty Boothe, Debra Smith and Leigh Ann Tahash. An opening reception will be held on Friday, Sept. 6, from 5 to 7 ...
Books, books and more books — hardcover, paperback, fiction and nonfiction — will all be for sale at Saranac Lake Free Library’s 2019 “Come to the Fair.”
There will also be gently used puzzles and games, DVDs, audio books on CD and music CDs. Baked goods will be for sale the ...
The Saranac Lake Free Library will be accepting donations for the August “Come to the Fair” book sale only through June 29.
We appreciate donations of recently published non-fiction, hardcover and paperback fiction, DVDs and audio CDs. Puzzles and board games in good ...
Who is a member?
If you have a library card you are a patron, which entitles you to all library services. You become a member when you fill out a membership form and make a contribution to the annual Member Campaign.
Why a membership campaign?
This is the time of year when you are ...
As part of our 2019 National Library Week celebration, the Saranac Lake Free Library will offer a “Fine Forgiveness” program for the week. No overdue fines will be assessed for any item that is returned during the week of April 7-13, 2019.
Current Events Cafe
Every Monday in ...
Born March 2, 1904, Theodor Geisel, better known as Dr. Seuss, wrote and illustrated more than 60 books. He was awarded a special Pulitzer Prize in 1984 citing his contribution to the education and enjoyment of America’s children and their parents.
Library Lunch Series
Staff member, Jenny Curtis, has enhanced our presence in digital media. Bookface is a worldwide social media phenomenon. The trend started in 2012 and has evolved into precision photography experiments that libraries and bookstores across the globe share. It is a visually appealing and fun ...
Yes! There will be a Winter Carnival Book Sale. Roy Rosenbarker has taken a leadership role, and is already helping to sort books. Look for the sale on Thursday, Feb. 7 from 2:30 to 6:30 p.m., Feb. 8 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., and Saturday Feb. 9, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
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Library Lunch Series
On Thursday, Jan. 3, Suzanne Weirich and Helene Gibbens will present a program entitled, “Healing Anxiety and Stress through Nature Practices.” This sounds like a wonderful way to start the new year. The program begins at noon in the Cantwell Community Room. ...
The library’s year-end appeal has two purposes: to remind our community of the services and activities offered by the library, and to offer the community the opportunity to support the library.
The appeal supports operations for the library, which is open and staffed six days a week, ...
Adirondack Research Room
Curator Michele Tucker reports the completion of a long-term project organizing and providing archival storage for local school records for 1909-1972. Since this was before the centralization, schools were from Brighton, Santa Clara, Harrietstown and St. ...
The SLFL has made some adjustments regarding donations for our Winter Carnival BookSale. We will begin accepting donations on Monday, Oct. 1, during regular library hours. Donations left outside the building will be discarded. We will accept only items in good condition: ...
Labor Day Weekend
The library will be closed on Sept. 1, 2, and 3 in observance of the holiday.
The library will again be open from 10 a.m. until 5:30 p.m. on Saturdays beginning September 8.
A tremendous thank you to ...
“Welcome to Our Neighborhood” is the theme of the library’s popular summer event, Come to the Fair. There will be hundreds of hardcover and paperback books for children and adults, along with DVDs, CDs, puzzles, games and baked goods. The Unique Boutique will return with a selection of ...
The 2018 Mary MacIntyre Summer Reading Program will meet on Wednesdays, July 11, 18 and 25 from 10 a.m. until noon. “Libraries ROCK!” is the theme that will tie together many delightful stories, projects and activities for the free series.
Leaders of the three groups — preschool, ...