Springtime on the library grounds

Springtime on the library grounds
Library gounds

Thursday, December 20, 2012

CCRS 6th Graders Present Books for the Chazy Public Library

December 20th, 2012, a group of Chazy Central 6th graders presented a box of books to the Chazy Public Library.  They did the fund raising in conjunction with their Elementaty Library activities, directed by Karen Pepper.

Friday, December 14, 2012

JANUARY STORY TIME WITH TAMMY BRAUN

STORY TIME
 
with
 
Tammy Braun
 
Chazy Public Library
 
January 5, 2013
 
10:00 am - 11:00 am
 
Start the new year with wintry sotries and activities.  Make and take home a
related seasonal craft.  Ages 3-8
 
Call 846-7676 for additional information.
 

KERN FAMILY DONATES CHILDREN'S BOOKS

Kay Kern, a library volunteer, and her husband, Lee donated $500 for the purchase of children's books. Lee's former employer, the Granger Co. of Indiana, triple matched their donation rasing the total to $2,000. The books have been purchased and are now a welcome addition to our children's shelves.
Francie Fairchild, Chazy Public Library Director, displays some of the books in the Children's Room.


Tuesday, December 11, 2012

DEBBY POWERS WINS QUILT

The quilt crafted by Pricilla and Ricky Laurin was raffled off at the Friends Open House
in the Community Room of the new library building.
Debby Powers was the winner.
Thank you all who suported this fund raising event for the library.
And thanks to the Laurins for their time and generosity.

Sunday, December 2, 2012

FRIENDS OF THE LIBRARY OPEN HOUSE

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December 2nd the Friends of the Chazy Public Library hosted an Open House in the new Community Room of the library. The event was well attended. Thanks to all who attended, participated, and donated.
The theme of the event was "North Country Christmas". The organizers were Trudy Burger, Carol Ladd, and Ann Maynard.

Happy holidays to All!!

Saturday, December 1, 2012

Chazy Elementary Students Decorate Tree

Mrs Langlois' elementary class visited the new Community Room of the library.
They helped the Friends of The Library with decorating for the December 2nd Open House.

DECEMBER STORY HOUR AT CHAZY ORCHARD

A group of children visited the Chazy Orchard Christmas Shop. They had the opportunity to listen to the Gingerbread Baby story read by Kristin McAulliffe and decorate cookies with bakers Cindy Dominy and Joann Trombly.

Saturday, November 24, 2012

DECEMBER STORY TIME AT CHAZY ORCHARD






Chazy Public Library STORY TIME will be held at THE ORCHARD STORE



Saturday 1 December 10:00 to II:00



Kristin McAuliffe will read The Gingerbread Baby story

and

Children will decorate cookies with baker Cindy Dominy and Joann Trombly



If time permits more stories will be read



For children age 4 to 8



Call 846-7676 to register


Thursday, November 15, 2012

E-book Download Class

CEFLS technicians, Betsy Brooks and Chad Chase presented a class in the new Community Room.
Participants practiced down loading e-books to e-book readers. The CEF system now has about 80 books available from their collection which will be growing. Downloading from other sources was also demonstrated.

Wednesday, November 7, 2012

NOVEMBER PETER PAN PLAY SCHOOL VISIT

The children from the Peter Pan Play School had a brisk, cool, walk to the library on November 7th, 2012. Diane Sabourin provided interesting entertainment for them. The art work with Egyptian motive interested them also.

Saturday, November 3, 2012

NOVEMBER STORY HOUR

The children were entertained with stories of Skippyjon Jones, the Siamese cat, and his adventures.
Craft activities followed.

Sunday, October 21, 2012

Egyptian Mummies at the library

Come and see these pieces of student art work displayed in the Reading Room.

Saturday, October 13, 2012

Decorated Library Direction Sign

One of the neighbors of the library, Stacy Sweet, has added some fall decorations to our directional sign on Rt. 9. Thank You Stacy.

Thursday, October 11, 2012

NOVEMBER STORY TIME


Chazy Public Library
                        November 3, 2012
                      10:00 am - 11:00 am
 


Come join use for a Story time about Skippyjon Jones!
He is a Siamese cat whose head is too big for his body ...
His Ears are too big for his head ...
And his imagination is bigger than both!!!
We will read some of Skippitos adventures, do a Skippy craft and
some skippy activities!

Fun time for all! Ages 3-8. Call 846-7676 for more information.

Monday, October 8, 2012

OCTOBER STORY HOUR ABOUT APPLES

Joann Trombly read stories including one about Johhny Appleseed and shared samples of the various apples grown at Chazy Orchards. Children and parents all participated eagerly.

Monday, September 17, 2012

STORY TIME!

 
Saturday 6 October -  STORY TIME at the Chazy Public Library 10:00 to 11:00.
IT’S THAT TIME OF YEAR!
Come taste different varieties of apples grown in Chazy. Listen to stories about apple trees and harvesting during the fall season while we taste apples. Everyone will leave with a small bag of apples to share at home.
For children age 3 to 8. Call 846-7676 to register.
 

Monday, September 10, 2012

BOOK SALE CONTINUES!

The Friends have decided to continue their Book Sale with the remaining supply of books in the Community Room. You can purchase books any time during library hours.
The new Community Room lends itself to allowing patrons to go down and browse the books still availabe for sale.
Just ask Mrs. Fairchild for permission to access the room. She has the details on prices.

FALL STORY HOUR STARTS OCTOBER 6TH

Diane Sabourin is organizing the Story Hour schedule for children 3 to 8 years of age.
The first session will be conducted Saturday October 6th at 10:00 am by Joann Trombly.
The theme of her presentation will be apples.

Tuesday, September 4, 2012

ANNUAL FRIENDS OF LIBRARY BOOK SALE

The Friends of the Chazy Public Library held an other successful book sale.
This year they were able to host it at the new library location on Fiske Rd. in the Library Community Room. A beautiful 1st day of September helped with attendance.


Tuesday, August 28, 2012

BOOK SALE SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 1ST!

Preparations for the annual book sale to be held in the Community Room of the new library.

SUMMER READING PROGRAM PARTY

Director Francie Fairchild and volunteer Alex Mesik hosted a end of season party for the children that had participated in the Summer Reading program.

Thursday, August 16, 2012

NEW FRONT ENTRANCE SIGNS

The Official Chazy Public Library sign, and the new memorial plaque.

Monday, July 30, 2012

WINNER OF THE LIBRARY RAFFLE AT OLD HOME DAY

Chad Poirier of Rene's Repair was the winner of the Libary Raffle at this year's Old Home Day!
$1,000!

Congratulations Chad!

Saturday, July 28, 2012

Town Wide Yard Sale Scenes

The weather cooperated for a successful Friends of the Library event.

READING CAMP VIDEO

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Friday, July 27, 2012

HOW TO DOWNLOAD E-BOOKS

If you are interested in a presentation and practice on how to download e-books on your computer, there will be a session offered at the Chazy Public Library.

Please sign up with  Francie Fairchild at 846-7676

Thursday, July 26, 2012

Summer Reading Camp

Diane Sabourin has been conducting a three day Chazy Youth Commission Reading Camp at the Library. The children are working on a skit to be presented to the parents Thursday July 26th. The theme of their production is Caps for Sale.

Saturday, July 21, 2012

STORY HOUR SATURDAY THE 21ST OF JULY

Children snuggled up with Snuggle Bunny in air conditioned comfort in the Children's area of the Chazy Public Library with Diane Sabourin leading the entertainment.

Saturday, July 14, 2012

July 21st Story Time Hour


Saturday 21 July- STORY TIME 10:00 a.m.  at the Chazy Public Library - SNUGGLE UP!   Snuggle up with  Snuggle Puppy and other bedtime stories. Bring your favorite “snuggly” and join us. For children age 3 to 8.  Call 846-7676 to register.

Saturday, July 7, 2012

Patron Visits Increase with New Library Building

Patrons enjoy the expanded collection space, the extra computer stations, and the wireless internet
connectivity. People with lap tops are taking advantage of work space inside and connectivity outside the building.

JULY 7th, Saturday DREAM BIG READING HOUR

Diane Sabourin entertains reading group in air conditioned comfort.

Wednesday, June 27, 2012

Karen Pillsworth Story Teller Visits the Library

Karen Pillsworth, professional story teller,paid the Chazy Public Libary a visit on the 27th of June, 2012.

Sunday, June 24, 2012

AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM VISITS THE LIBRARY

Heather Norcross, Director of the After School Program, reads to part of the group in the reading area.

Friday, June 15, 2012

CCRS Kindergarten Annual Library Visit

Mrs. Thume and Mrs. Rovers brought the Kindergarten classes to the new Library.
They are posing with their art work in the background. The drawings and art work were delivered earlier so that the classes could see their master pieces up around the Libary.

Wednesday, June 13, 2012


Chazy Public Library

Summer Story Time

10:00am- 11:00am

July 7, 2012

PAJAMA-RAMA

WEAR your pajamas and come to our pajama-rama. Funtime, bedtime stories and activities to celebrate Pajama Time. Ages 3-8.

July 21, 2012

SNUGGLE UP!

SNUGGLE up with SNUGGLE PUPPY and other bedtime stories. Bring your favorite "snuggly" and join us.

Ages 3-8.

Call 846-7676 for more information.

Wednesday, May 16, 2012

Sunday, May 6, 2012

May Story Time

May 5th Story Time with Kristin McAuliffe. EXTRA YARN by Mac Barnett.

Thursday, May 3, 2012

PETER PAN PLAY SCHOOL LAST VISIT FOR SCHOOL YEAR

The Peter Pan Play School arrives at the new Library for the last time this spring.
The longer walk from the Presbyterian Church puts color in their faces and has them excited.
Diane Sabourin and Esther Dominy will settle them down with their usual interesting stories.

Wednesday, April 18, 2012

STORY TIME MAY 5, 2012

Saturday May 5- Story Time at the Chazy Public Library 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. for children age 3 to 8

Kristin McAuliffe will read Extra Yarn by Mac Barnett - A story told with beautiful words and whimsical, detailed pictures. "On a cold afternoon, in a cold little town" a little girl comes across a small and ordinary wooden box...its contents are far from ordinary. Join us at story time to share in her magical discovery and to participate in a charming activity. Call 846-7676 to register.

Thursday, April 5, 2012

April Visit by the Peter Pan School

Diane Sabourin and Esther Dominy met with the enthusiastic group of Play Schoolers, Wednesday, the 4th of April.

CCRS 5th GRADERS MAKE BOOK DONATION

The 5th Grade class from Chazy Elementary School donated books to the new Chazy Public Library.
Mrs. Karen Pepper, Elementary Librarian, organized the project and brought the children to the Library.
They delivered the books to Mrs. Fairchild the first week of April.

Saturday, March 31, 2012

March 31st STORY TIME: THE QUILTMAKER'S GIFT

Trudy Burger displayed a beautifully created quilt and materials to accompany her presentation of the book: "The Quitmaker's Gift"

KNITTING GROUP MEETS

Carol Ladd has formed a knitting group that has been meeting Tuesday evenings at 6:30 in the Board Room.

Monday, March 12, 2012

NEW FIRE PROTECTION DEVICE AT LIBRARY

Bob Mesick, one of the officers of the Chazy Volunteer Fire Department, checks the new "Knox Box" by the front entrance of the Chazy Public Library. The box can only be opened by the fire department to provide access to the building in case of a fire call when the building is unoccupied. The firemen will be able to enter without damaging the building and will be able to contact library personnel.

Sunday, March 4, 2012