Genesee Ted

Genesee Ted at the Phoenix Public Library

We welcome back Genesee Ted to the Phoenix Public Library on Wednesday October 12th, 2016 from 7-8 pm. Shirley Stevens (lead singer/guitarist), Eileen Rose (singer/songwriter and mountain dulcimer/percussion), Dana Cook (singer/songwriter and mandolin/guitar/strumstick) and Tom Burr (bass/banjo) play folk, blues, bluegrass, old-time and traditional along with original tunes from the heart. Together these four share their love of music - each one bringing their own touch to Genesee Ted. This event is free and open to the public.

Book Sale October 8th through October 15th

The Phoenix Public Library will hold a book sale from October 8th to October 15th. Hardcover books will be sold for $1.00 and paperbacks will be sold for $.50 or 3/$1.00. Children's books will be available.  Patrons can also place their orders for Terri Lynn, Inc. candy and nuts at the circulation desk - payment is due at time of order and checks for the Terri Lynn orders can be made out to the Century Club. Thank you.

Summer Reading Program 2016

Chicks visit the Library for the Summer Reading Program

Registration is open at the Phoenix Public Library for summer of fun with the New York State Summer Reading Program, "On your Mark, Get Set .... Read!". Please join Olivia Touron from the Oswego AmeriCorps Program for a summer full of yoga, juggling, games, crafts and stories from July 5th to August 12th. Participants will receive raffle tickets for signing up, attending programs and reading to win Prizes!!

Jim Farfaglia to speak on Oswego County Search & Rescue April 27th

The Phoenix Public Library will host a talk by Jim Farfaglia on the formation in 1971 and the history of the Oswego County Search and Rescue Team - the first official Search and Rescue Team (SAR) in New York State on Wednesday, April 27th from 6-8 pm. Please join us for the story of how Fulton resident, Bart Bartholomew, was inspired to hold a meeting in his home that was the beginning of this statewide federation.

Children's Area Receives New Rug


The Phoenix Public Library has received a generous donation of a beautiful children’s rug from Phoenix Central School Business Teacher, Mrs. Deborah Dufour. This magical carpet captures children and parents alike with its map of the world and colorful alphabet. We are so proud to have this vibrant center piece for the children’s section to focus our young patrons for group activities and to provide a quiet play area. We would like to thank Mrs. Dufour for this wonderful contribution to our early literacy program.

Len Sharp Presents Mysterious Egypt and its Ancient Treasures January 25th

The Phoenix Public library is pleased host Len Sharp MS, CAS, retired Earth Science teacher from Liverpool High School and an adjunct professor of Education at LeMoyne College on Monday, January 25th, 2016 at 7:00 pm for a visual presentation of his lecture, Mysterious Egypt and its Ancient Geological Treasures. Mr. Sharp has received the National Science Teachers Association Distinguished Teacher Award and a Presidential Award for Teaching Science. He has explored and hiked through all 50 states and trekked and studied on all seven continents.

Thank you!!!

Congratulations to Kate Wight for winning "The Miss Phoenix Doll" Raffle on December 4th, 2015. We will announce the winner of our toy giraffe and story book in the New Year. Thank you to everyone who participated in our raffle the fall. The money raised will help us provide programing for children.


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