This is your last weekend to read! Tomorrow is supposed to rain so stay in and finish those books before Wednesday, August 4th at 3:45 pm! Reading for Rescue will join us at the Nazarene Church on Monday, August 2 at 3:00 pm. There are grab and go craft kits still available and the last story walk at Merrill Park will be there until Wednesday! So keep up your reading but remember all you must turn in your trackers and get the coupons to enter the drawings by 3:45 pm on Wednesday. Drawing will take place at 4:00 pm sharp on August 4th. You do not need to be present! The ice cream vouchers will be available when you turn in your trackers
Join us for the 1st Annual Book It! 5K Run/Walk to benefit Parish Public Library. Race registration is $30 and includes a t-shirt. Chicken BBQ dinners will be $12 and are available to preorder. See the link for more details: https://raceroster.com/events/2021/49576/parish-public-library-book-it-5k
Monday, August 2 at 3:00 pm
Event to be held at Faith Church of the Nazarene, 2807 St. Route 69
Reading for Rescue will bring their dogs to read a stories about their own rescue dogs and to talk about the care of pets. You might like to bring a bag of pet food to donate to Suzette’s Pet Pantry. This pet food pantry provides pet food for those in need in Oswego County.
The Ventriloquist event has been moved to The Nazarene Church at 2807 State Route 69.
Please join our friend Jacki Rhinehart with her sidekick Clara for some laughs. The event will begin at 2:00 pm on Monday, July 19th. Masks are required for everyone!
All children 13 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Chalk will be provided. You can enter as an individual or as a group/family. The event will begin at 10:00 am and end at noon. Participants may take the entire time or any part of that time to create! Judging will follow immediately. Space is limited! Register by 6:45 p.m. on July 8 by phone (315 625-7130) or email (email@example.com) or in person. A $25 gift certificate to Passarella Pizza will be awarded to the winner of each group. Entrants will be divided into two groups: Group 1: Youngest member of your group is 13 or under. Group 2: Youngest member of your group is 14 and older. Come and let your creativity flow and have fun with your neighbors and friends.
Upstate University Hospital Mammography Van will visit the Parish Public Library at 3 Church Street in Parish on Wednesday, September 8, 2021. The screenings will be available between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. for women who have scheduled an appointment.
To schedule an appointment for a mammogram on the van, women should call 315-464-2582. Appointments can also be requested online at: http://www.upstate.edu/mobile-mammography/
To be eligible for a mammogram on the van, women should be 40 years and older; not have had a mammogram in the past 12 months; and not be experiencing breast problems.
For information, contact: Wendy Hunt at 315-492-3353.
The first day to sign up for summer reading will be Wednesday, July 7. Come and join us for a fun filled summer of reading. Once again you can earn tickets by reading and by participating in activities. Enter your tickets to win one of our prizes.
On July 7 participants can pick up their goody bag, grab a free book of their choice and one of the grab and go crafts! A different grab craft will be available each Wednesday.
On Monday July 12 we will have Paint Day at Merrill Park. Space is limited and registration is required. Register by email (firstname.lastname@example.org) or phone (315 625-7130) or in person at the library. The first session will be from 2:00-2:45. The second session will be from 3:15-4:00 pm. Twelve participants will be allowed by each session.
The Parish Public Library is pleased to announce two exciting new additions to our collection: a New York State Empire Pass and a family pass to the Wild Center in Tupper Lake. These items can be borrowed by card holders in good standing.
Please read for more details:
The Wild Center pass admits 2 adults for $10 each and 4 children up to age 17 for free. You must must make a reservation on line or by phone (that is a COVID rule. The buildings will not be open this year.)
The Empire Pass is admission to a State Park for one car.
Both passes circulate for 1 week. They must be picked up and returned to Parish Library (no other NCLS Library) and there is a charge of $2.00 a day if it is late, up to $10. If it is lost or damaged, the patron will be charged the full cost of the pass.