Join the adventure! Lots of fun for everyone. Story time, Super Wednesdays, Crafty Thursdays. Free ice cream sundaes for everyone who completes the summer reading program.

Sign up for summer reading begins on July 8th. Earn tickets for great prizes. How do you earn tickets? Sign up! READ! Come to summer reading events. Visit the Library!

Story time every Monday at 10:15 am. Storytime begins on July 8.

Visit Merrill Park to read the Storywalk. First story will be posted on July 8.

Super Wednesdays. Events will take place at 2:00 pm at The Parish Fire Station unless otherwise noted.

July 10 Jeff the Magic Man

July 17 Mammals of Oswego County

July 24 Yoga in the Park (event will take place at Merrill Park)

July 31 Tie Dye Shirts (event will take place at Merrill Park) Bring your own pre-washed t-shirt, 100% cotton works best

August 7 G&G Animal Rehabilitators

August 14 Adirondack Raptors This special program is a joint program with the Central Square Library. It will take place at Van Lieu Park on Wilson Road in Hastings.

Crafty Thursdays

July 11 Plastic Straw Fingers

July 18 Lego Night

July 25 Salad Spinner Art

August 1 Salt Art

August 8 Stress Balls


Meet the Bee Keeper

Are you interesting to producing your own honey? Local bee keeper, Eric Scott, will be at the Parish Library on Saturday, April 13 at noon. He will demonstrate the proper clothing and equipment and give tips on starting your own bee hives. The events is geared for ages.


Eclipse 2023

The Parish Public Library invites everyone to join at the Library for this once in a lifetime event. The Library will be open regular hours on Monday, April 8. Hours are 11am-5pm. The Eclipse party will begin around 2:00 pm. Bring your lawn chair and enjoy the event from our parking lot. We will be serving celestial goodies, half moon cookies, moon pies, Sun chips. Also hot chocolate will be available. Children under the age of 12 must be accompanied by an adult. Eclipse glasses are available at the library.

Totality lasts for about 2 1/2 minutes around 3:20 pm.

For safety reasons the parking lot of the Parish Library will be closed beginning April 7 around noon and remain closed until about 4:30 pm on April 8th.