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Oswego Library Announces Upcoming Events

The Oswego Public Library will be closing on December 31 at 5 p.m. and closed on New Year’s Day.

Our regular hours are 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and noon to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

We will be closed January 21st for Martin Luther King Day.

Let us know what authors or speakers you would like to see in 2013 and we’ll start booking them within our limited budget.

Local writers and artists are always welcome.

Anyone with a unique hobby or skill they want to share, too.

The Reading Circle will be discussing many books in 2013.

The Invisible Bridge by Julie Orringer at 6:30 p.m. on Jan. 10
Kristin Lavransdatter vol. 1 by Sigrid Undset at 6:30 p.m. on Jan. 31
The Weird Sisters by Eleanor Brown at 6:30 p.m. on Feb. 21
The Weight of Silence by Heather Gudenkauf at 6:30 p.m. on March 14
The Forgotten Garden by Kate Morton at 6:30 p.m. on April 4
Don’t Let’s Go to the Dogs Tonight by Alexandra Fuller at 6:30 p.m. on April 25
You Know When the Men are Gone by Siobhan Fallon at 6:30 p.m. on May 16
Having Our Say: The Delany Sisters’ First 100 Years at 6 p.m. on June 6 – They will also select books for the rest of 2013 this night.

Events in the Public Computer Center during January include:

Digital Media Club at 4 until 6 p.m. on the 2nd
Online Newspapers Workshop 10 a.m. until noon on the 3rd
The New AV Club 4 until 6 p.m. on the 3rd
Downloading eBooks open lab 10 a.m. until noon on the 4th
Computer Tune Up 10 a.m. until noon on the 5th
Digital Photography Class 1 until 3 p.m. on the 5th
Computer Basics Class 10 a.m. until noon on  the 8th
Internet Basics Class 4 until 6 p.m. on the 8th
Sharing Photos open computer lab 10 a.m. until noon on the 9th
Digital Media Club 4 until 6 p.m. on  the 9th
Job Search open lab 10 a.m. until noon on the 10th
The New AV Club 4 until 6 p.m. on the 10th
Downloading eBooks open lab 10 a.m. until noon on the 11th
Downloading eBooks for Kindles 10 a.m. until noon on the 12th
Online Rewards Progra.m.s 1 until 3 p.m. on the 12th
Credit Repair Workshop 6:30 p.m. on the 14th
Email Basics Class 10 a.m. until noon on the 15th
Sharing Photos open computer lab 10 a.m. until noon on the 16th
Digital Media Club  4 until 6 p.m. on the 16th
Online Applications  10 a.m. until noon on the 17th
The New AV Club 4 until 6 p.m. on the 17th
Downloading eBooks open lab 10 a.m. until noon on the 18th
Pinterest Class 10 a.m. until noon on the 19th
Intro to Excel (spreadsheets) 1 until 3 p.m. on the 19th
RSVP Volunteer Orientation 10 a.m. until noon on the 22nd
Sharing Photos open computer lab 10 a.m. until noon on the 23rd
Digital Media Club 4 until 6 p.m. on the 23rd
Resume Writing Lab 10 a.m. until noon on the 24th
The New AV Club  4 until 6 p.m. on the 24th
Downloading eBooks open lab 10 a.m. until noon on the 25th
Using iPads for Work / Business 10 a.m. until noon on the 26th
Nook Basics Class 1 until 3 p.m. on the 26th
Craigslist Class 10 a.m. until noon on the 29th
Sharing Photos open computer lab 10 a.m. until noon on the 30th
Digital Media Club 4 until 6 p.m. on the 30th

Events in the Children’s Room during January include:

Snow Story Hour at 10:30 a.m. on the 2nd
Snow Story Hour at 1:30 p.m. on the 2nd
Birds Story Hour at 10:30 a.m. on the 4th
Mittens Story Hour at 10:30 a.m. on the 9th
Mittens Story Hour at 1:30 p.m. on the 9th
Hats Story Hour at 10:30 a.m. on the 11th
Snowmen Story Hour at 10:30 a.m. on the 16th
Snowmen Story Hour at 1:30 p.m. on the 16th
Arctic Story Hour at 10:30 a.m. on the 18th
AmeriCorp Nutrition & Exercise Story Hour for all ages at 1:30 p.m. on the 19th
Bears Story Hour at 10:30 a.m. on the 23rd
Bears Story Hour at 1:30 p.m. on the 23rd
Ladybugs Story Hour at 10:30 a.m. on the 25th
Telephones Story Hour at 10:30 a.m. on the 30th
Telephones Story Hour at 1:30 p.m. on the 30th