Free Art Fridays – Toilet Tissue Roll Wall Art

Waste Not, Make Art! Twice a month in the Friendship Free Library Community Room. Join us Friday, August 10th from 7:15-9:00 p.m. for Toilet Tissue Roll Wall Art. Students will learn to create unique wall art designs using cut sections of toilet tissue rolls. There is no cost for the class, and participants need not bring any materials with them.

Registration required. Please call (585)973-7724 or stop in to sign up.

Children under the age of 12 must be accompanied by an adult.

Classes are taught by Ali McCarthy.

Funded in part by the New York State Council on the Arts Decentralization Regrant Program with support from the New York Legislature and Governor Andrew Cuomo and administered by the Cattaraugus County Arts Council.

Summer Reading Scratch Off Program

Our Summer Reading Program has begun. Anytime between July 9-August 18, each day you check out a book you receive 1 scratch off ticket. You can also get tickets for  handing in a completed scavenger hunt list, guessing our weekly book in a jar, or you can earn a ticket for reading a certain number of minutes (30 minutes for kids under 5, 1 hour for all other ages). You can either report your reading time to us at the library, or online at http://friendshipfreelib.ny02.readsquared.com/ .

1 in 3 tickets is a winner.

Losing ticket? No problem! Only losing tickets are entered in the grand prize drawing!

The Grand Prize drawing will be August 18 after closing.

Free Art Fridays – Altered Book Art Part 2

Waste Not, Make Art! Twice a month in the Friendship Free Library Community Room. Join us Friday, June 22nd from 7:15-9:00 p.m. for Altered Book Art Part 2 – Decorate the Cover of Your Altered Book Design. Students will learn to decorate their books using decoupage techniques. This is a two part series, so those interested should sign up for both June sessions. There is no cost for the class, and participants need not bring any materials with them.

Registration required. Please call (585)973-7724 or stop in to sign up.

Children under the age of 12 must be accompanied by an adult.

Classes are taught by Ali McCarthy.

This project is made possible with funds from the Decentralization Program, a regrant program of the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature and administered by Tri-County Arts Council.

Free Art Fridays – Altered Book Art Part 1

Waste Not, Make Art! Twice a month in the Friendship Free Library Community Room. Join us Friday, June 8th from 7:15-9:00 p.m. for Altered Book Art Part 1 – Create Your Altered Book Design. Students will learn to fold & decorate their books to create unique designs. This is a two part series, so those interested should sign up for both June sessions. There is no cost for the class, and participants need not bring any materials with them.

Registration required. Please call (585)973-7724 or stop in to sign up.

Children under the age of 12 must be accompanied by an adult.

Classes are taught by Ali McCarthy.

This project is made possible with funds from the Decentralization Program, a regrant program of the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature and administered by Tri-County Arts Council.

 

 

Early Closing Thurs May 31

The library will be closing at 6pm on Thursday May 31st to attend Family Fun Nite @ Friendship Central School. Thank you for your understanding!

Fingerprinting by IdentoGo (MorphoTrust USA)

Friendship Free Library would like to make it clear to patrons and potential users of the fingerprinting service that the library is merely a site for the fingerprinting service. The library does not perform this service, nor can we set up an appointment or make changes to your appointments. IdentoGo (MorphoTrust USA) uses a room in our building on Tuesdays to perform their services. Those interested in fingerprinting should sign up with the company by going to their website, www.IdentoGo.com, or calling 1-877-472-6915. If you have problems relating to your appointment, you can also contact their customer service number (844) 321-2124.

Free Art Fridays- Gnomes & Gnome Homes

Waste Not, Make Art! Twice a month in the Friendship Free Library Community Room. Join us Friday, May 18th from 7:15-9:00 p.m. for Gnomes & Gnome Homes Part 2 – Paint & Decorate Your Creations. Students will learn to paint & decorate their creations from the previous class. This is a two part series, so those interested should sign up for both May sessions. There is no cost for the class, and participants need not bring any materials with them.

Registration required. Please call (585)973-7724 or stop in to sign up.

Children under the age of 12 must be accompanied by an adult.

Classes are taught by Ali McCarthy.

Funded in part by the New York State Council on the Arts Decentralization Regrant Program with support from the New York Legislature and Governor Andrew Cuomo and administered by the Cattaraugus County Arts Council.

Mother’s Day Craft

Kids ages 14 & under, stop by the Friendship Library Saturday, May 12th between 10 am & Noon to make a cute Mother’s Day flower centerpiece. We will be set up on the lawn, weather permitting. Otherwise, you can find the craft downstairs. Supplies for live flower centerpieces are limited. We will have other craft supplies available after those run out.

Free Art Fridays- Gnomes or Gnome Homes

Waste Not, Make Art! Twice a month in the Friendship Free Library Community Room. Join us Friday, May 4th from 7:15-9:00 p.m. for Gnomes or Gnome Homes Part 1 – Building Armature (for hat & face of gnome or for home). Students will learn to create armatures to build sculptures of gnomes or gnome homes. This is a two part series, so those interested should sign up for both May sessions. There is no cost for the class, and participants need not bring any materials with them.

Registration required. Please call (585)973-7724 or stop in to sign up.

Children under the age of 12 must be accompanied by an adult.

Classes are taught by Ali McCarthy.

Funded in part by the New York State Council on the Arts Decentralization Regrant Program with support from the New York Legislature and Governor Andrew Cuomo and administered by the Cattaraugus County Arts Council.