March 11th, 2016
Library Grant Cycle Celebrates Youth Reading with $136,315 Granted to 21 Finger Lakes Libraries
2016 Library Grant Cycle from the Bernard Carl and Shirley Rosen Fund and from additional Community Foundation Funds seeks to promote genuine intellectual curiosity and a lifelong love of reading and learning by encouraging youth to develop habits of regular library use. Eligible applicants are the 33 public libraries in Cayuga, Cortland, Seneca, Tioga and Tompkins counties, the 5 counties of the Finger Lakes Library System.
Collaborative Multi-Library Initiatives (various program areas)
Groton Public Library / Southworth Library Association / Powers Library / Cortland Free Library Collaboration for Up Front – In Person
Aurora Free Library/Hazard Library Collaboration for When Our Youth Read, We Are All Winners: Join the Reading Team
Lodi Whittier Library / Interlaken Public Library Collaboration for On Your Mark, Get Set… Read! Youth Summer Reading Program
Ulysses Philomathic Library / Edith B. Ford Collaboration for Community Read: George
Aurora Free Library/Hazard Library Collaboration for Storytime Train – All Aboard for Reading, Talking, Singing, Playing and Writing: Year 4
Coburn Free Library for Toddler Storytime Extension
Berkshire Free Library for Story Time
Southworth Library Association for Family Storytimes and Events at the Library
Cortland Free Library for Ready, Set, Read!
Seymour Public Library District for Summer Reading Program 2016: On Your Mark, Get Set, READ
Newfield Public Library for Summer Reading Program
Seneca Falls Library for Amazing Race to Literacy: Summer Reading
Southworth Library Association for 2016 Summer Kid’s Club at the Library
Waterloo Library & Historical Society for Summer Reading Success 2016
Lansing Community Library for On Your Mark, Get Set, Read @ the Lansing Library
Tappan-Spaulding Memorial Library for On Your Mark Get Set Read! 2016
Edith B. Ford Memorial Library for Shakespeare Improv Camp
Tompkins County Public Library Foundation for Flex Your Curiosity at TCPL
Phillips Free Library for Youth Book Clubs
Ulysses Philomathic Library for Robotics, Research & Read
Waverly Free Library for LiFT Program
Groton Public Library for GPL Teen Thing
Seneca Falls Library for May the Force of the Library be With You
Edith B. Ford Memorial Library for LIFT: LIbraries For Teens
Cortland Free Library for Read It! See It!
Lansing Community Library for Kids, S.T.E.M, and Fun at the Lansing Library!