and Young Adult Services
Check the library events page for happenings.
Story Programs: The library offers a preschool story hour series several times each year for ages 3-5. Toddler Time for ages 1-2 (12-36 months) is a new offering. In addition, programs for those entering grades K-5 and for 6th grade and older are held during the summer and on special occasions during the year. Pre-registration is required for library programs. Check the library events page for dates and times of story programs.
Class Visits: Teachers may call to arrange class visits to the library and art gallery at any time during the year.
Programs: Check the library events page for special programs, including author visits.
Booktalking: A unique offering is Booktalking, which provides regular programming at Perry Central Schools.
Stories Under the Tree: The Perry Public Library presents a series of stories to the children attending the Perry Village Summer Recreation Program at the Village park in the summer.
Children's Room: The library boasts a spacious children's room, complete with a small stage for performances. A large up-to-date collection of books and materials finds a wide audience. Perry Public Library's holdings, along with the holdings of other members of the Pioneer Library System, are available on OWWL Access.
Project Read: Perry Public Library participates in Project Read, a county-wide family reading program in which children earn free paperback books by reading for 15 minutes a day at least 20 days each month.
Funding for the creation of this page was supported by Federal Library Services and Technology Act funds granted by the New York State Library to the Pioneer Library System.