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March 15th, 2019

2019 Library Grant Cycle Celebrates Youth Reading with $182,365 Granted to 21 Finger Lakes Libraries

 

 

Our Library Grant Cycle, making grants 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.

 

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CAYUGA COUNTY LIBRARIES

Seymour Public Library District for Discover a Universe of Stories

Aurora Free Library for Blast Off with Sally Ride

Aurora Free Library for Storytime Train: Full STEAM Ahead 2019-2020

Hazard Library for We Love to Read in Southern Cayuga County

 

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CORTLAND COUNTY LIBRARIES

Cortland Free Library for Ready, Set, Read!

Phillips Free Library for Book Clubs in Cortland County

Phillips Free Library for Authors and Storytellers at the Story Arts Festival in Homer, NY

 

 

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SENECA COUNTY LIBRARIES

Edith B. Ford Memorial Library for BLAST (Bringing Libraries And Schools Together)

Edith B. Ford Memorial Library for Summer Theatre and Mythology Camps

Interlaken Public Library for A Universe of Stories summer reading program

Interlaken Public Library for Comic Book Club

Lodi Whittier Library for Tyke Tales Storytime

Seneca Falls Library for A Universe of Stories summer reading program

Seneca Falls Library for Return of the Readers

 

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TIOGA COUNTY LIBRARIES

Apalachin Library for Summer Reading 2019

Berkshire Free Library for Storytime

Candor Free Library for Write & Illustrate Your Own Adventure

Candor Free Library for A Universe of Stories summer reading program

Tappan-Spaulding Memorial Library for New Books! New Readers!

George P. & Susan Platt Cady Library for Summer Reading 2019

Waverly Free Library for Presenters for summer reading program workshops

Waverly Free Library for Creation of Kids’ Art Club

 

 

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TOMPKINS COUNTY LIBRARIES

Groton Public Library for LEAP 2019-2020

Groton Public Library for Teen Thing 2019-2020

Groton Public Library for Up Front & In Person

Lansing Community Library for A Universe of Stars

Lansing Community Library for After School Adventure Fun

Newfield Public Library for Summer Reading Program

Newfield Public Library for Teens at the Library

Southworth Library Association for Family Storytimes at the Library

Southworth Library Association for Southworth Library Summer Kid’s Club

Southworth Library Association for STEAM it UP Book Club

Tompkins County Public Library Foundation for 2019 Summer Reading Program

Ulysses Philomathic Library for Dungeons and Dragons Book Club

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