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Join us as we travel back in time on the Erie Canal!

. This is an event sponsored by the Adult Services Department. It is intended to appeal to all ages. If you are a student and have a paper to write for a history or English class, this talk will spark … Continue reading

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EXHIBIT: TWO HUNDRED YEARS ON THE ERIE CANAL

This exhibit is sponsored by the Humanities New York Action Grant.  The Erie Canal exhibit is at the Vestal Public Library for the month of August. The construction of the Erie Canal was completed October 26, 1825. When work on … Continue reading

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Vestal Public Library Recipient of Tioga Downs Regional Community Foundation Grant

The grant will be used to purchase equipment and software to launch a digital literacy program to teach adults and the under served in Broome County. Article published in Vestal Town Crier, July 31, 2019: p3.  Picture from left: Janine … Continue reading

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Empire Pass

Vestal Public Library now has the Empire Pass available to take out for the New York State Parks. Here are the rules: They can circulate for one week (7 days). They cannot be renewed. They can be reserved. There is … Continue reading

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Vestal Public Library Movie Mondays

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Notice re CD’s and DVD’s

Please help us. If you find something wrong with any CD whether music or book on CD or a DVD, please tell us. This applies to both Juvenile and Adult departments. We need to know so that we can repair … Continue reading

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Would you like to learn more about your smart phone or Facebook? Tutors are enthusiastic to help

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Online Practice Tests

The  Four County Library System provides the Library with several online test preparation databases for the driving exam, ACT, SAT, GED, and civil service. Here you will also find job tips. Go to research, click inside the square and scroll … Continue reading

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Library News

Do you live within the boundaries of the Vestal  Central School District? If so, the Vestal Public Library (VPL) reminds you that ALL residents within the Vestal Central School District do NOT pay the non-resident fee for a library card! … Continue reading

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Book Club

Join us Tuesday, August 20th at 6 pm for a lively discussion of Anita Brookner’s book, Hotel du lac  (1984) which won her the prestigious Booker Prize for writing. Edith Hope, the protagonist discovers what she was looking for after … Continue reading

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