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Closed Due to Construction.
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will be Closed For Renovations
beginning Wednesday November 18.
Anticipated re-opening in December 2015.

Hour of Code @ Paine Branch

Hour of Code logo Friday, December 4, 2015
3:30 PM – 4:30 PM, Paine Branch
1st Grade – High School

What is the Hour of Code?

A one-hour, hands on activity. Students of all ages can choose from a variety of self-guided tutorials, for kindergarten and up. No experience needed, just a desire to learn!

Please register at dmcgregor@onlib.org or call 435-5442

Belle Aire: An English Handbell Ensemble @ Petit Branch

handbellsSaturday, December 5, 2015
2:30 PM, Petit Branch

Ring in the holiday season at Petit Branch! Belle Aire performs on 4½ octaves of English Handbells, the music ranging from Bach to Beatles. The musicians will also talk about the history of handbells, music production, and what it is like to play the instrument. Bring the whole family for this special musical event.

Syracuse Talent Showcase @ Beauchamp

musical notes Saturday, December 5, 2015
3:00 PM, Beauchamp Branch

Please join us for a city-wide artistic talent showcase. This is a great opportunity for participants to showcase their talent, gain exposure, perform liturgical movement, sing spiritual, and gospel music, along with other positive popular music. 

Selected participants will be mentored for the culminating event which will be announced and televised. Please call 315-435-3395 to sign up before Tuesday, December 1, 2015. Ages 12 and up.​

Teen Advisory Board @ Paine Branch

Teen Advisory Board logoMonday, December 7, 2015
6:00 PM – 7:00 PM, Paine Branch

This month the TAB takes a break from business for a creative focus! The annual Gingerbread House Contest! Create your original design with materials provided by the library. All houses will remain on display for the month of December for Paine patrons to vote on their favorite. The creator of the winning gingerbread house will win a Dunkin Donuts gift card.

Charity Giving Resources @ OCPL

'Tis the Season'Tis the Season to Be Giving

This time of year, we are all bombarded by solicitations for donations to worthy causes. But to pursue responsible and informed philanthropy and ensure your holiday contributions are well-spent, check out our Charity Giving Resource Guide.

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