Board of Trustees Meeting August 3 2020

The next meeting of the Stewart B Lang Memorial Library Board of Trustees will be held Monday August 3 2020 at 7:00 pm via zoom conferencing.  Please email the library if you would like the link to join the meeting. Agenda

Library will be open for the public beginning July 20th

  On July 20, the library will open it’s doors to the public once again!  There will be some important changes in the way we conduct our library business, so please make sure you read and understand the following list of rules.  Our concern for your safety and the safety of our staff is very important to us, and all of these rules have been designed with that in mind.  We are…

Summer Reading at the Library!

It’s Summer Reading time again and our program this year is simple!  Ask for an age appropriate reading record to be delivered curbside, download one from the website or use the Readsquared link ( to keep track of your reading!  Getting to 800 points completes the program and earns you a reading reward!  Email ( or text (315)237-1215 the library to register. The program runs for 8 weeks, record your…

Delivery is Back!

You can begin placing holds on items at other libraries in the Finger Lakes Library System July 7th.  Items will begin shipping July 21st.  (No outside of system requests will be filled).  Please note:  Since this service has been suspended for almost four months, there is a backlog of books that need to be delivered back to the owning libraries.  That coupled with the quarantine time each book or other…


You may now return your library materials to our drop box located at the back entrance of our library.  These items will go directly to quarantine until they are ready to circulate again.  PLEASE DO NOT PUT DONATED MATERIALS IN THE DROP BOX.  WE ARE NOT ACCEPTING DONATIONS AT THIS TIME.

Finger lakes Library System Virtual Services

Here is a list of the many virtual services you can access that are free, fun and educational! FREE Virtual Services

Stewart B Lang Memorial Library Capital Building Project On Hold

Due to the Coronavirus event and the current financial climate, the library capital building project is postponed.  We will reevaluate in the coming year and will keep our patrons and the community informed of our progress on this plan. The Stewart B Lang Memorial Library is undertaking a capital project to construct a larger building that will better accommodate the evolving mix of resources, programs, services and technologies that our…

Read 1000 Books B4K Program For Infants, Toddlers and Pre-K Children

The Lang Memorial Library is proud a proud partner in the 1000 Books Before Kindergarten  Program.   Parents or guardians  simply register their infant, toddler, or  pre-K child at the library’s circulation desk.  You will receive a reading packet including information on why it’s important  to read to your child and a reading log. After each 100 books read,  present  the log to library staff and receive three building blocks…

Knit Night

Whether you knit, crochet, cross-stitch, would like to learn (or watch) you are sure to have a good time at the Lang Memorial Library’s knitting night held the last Tuesday of each month at 6:30 pm.

Community links

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Library Information

Monday: 1:00-7:00 pm
Tuesday: 9:30 am -8:30 pm
Wednesday: 1:00-7:00 pm
Thursday: 9:30 am-8:30 pm
Friday: 1:00-5:00 pm
Saturday: 11:00 am -3:00 pm

Phone: 315-626-2101
mobile catalog: Mobile link