Oneida library offers golf lesson, Valentine’s Day event

Published Feb 7, 2018 at 4:00pm

ONEIDA — The following activities will be offered at the Oneida Public Library, 220 Broad St. Call 315-363-3050:

Thursday, Feb. 8

Ready To Read, 10 a.m. OPL’s Megan Gillander offers children 2 to 5 years of age and their parents or guardians stories, songs and activities to help strengthen the children’s language skills. Also held Feb. 15.

Saturday, Feb. 10

Family Super Saturday: Golf Lesson with a Pro, 11 a.m. Families may enjoy an hour of stories, games and free golf lessons from professional golfer Justin Nishimoto, who currently lends his talents to Turning Stone Casino golf courses.

For Teens: Foundations in Personal Finance, Session 2, noon Students in grades nine-12 may still sign up for finance expert Dave Ramsey’s mini-course on budgeting, savings, careers and taxes. The following four sessions will be held on the second Saturday of the month at noon from March through June. Register at the library desk or by calling 315-363-3050.

Monday, Feb. 12

Tax Help for Seniors, 9 a.m. - noon IRS certified volunteers under the auspices of Cornell Co-operative Extension will provide free tax help and electronic filing to seniors on a first-come, first-served basis. Seniors should bring all their pertinent tax documents and last year’s return with them. Tax Help at the OPL continues Monday and Wednesday mornings through April 16.

Tuesday, Feb. 13

Ready To Read: Music and Motion, 10 a.m. Newborns to 4-year-olds and their parents or guardians will enjoy songs, rhymes, coordinated movements to stimulate the children’s language skills.

Wednesday, Feb. 14

Tax Help for Seniors, 9 a.m. - noon IRS-certified volunteers under the auspices of Cornell Co-operative Extension will provide free tax help and electronic filing to seniors on a first-come, first-served basis. Seniors should bring all their pertinent tax documents and last year’s return with them. Tax Help at the OPL continues Monday and Wednesday mornings through April 16.

Tech Help, 9 - 11 a.m. Volunteer technical advisors will be on hand to help device and laptop users set up, adapt and get the most out of their devices. No appointment is needed.

Family St. Valentine’s Night, 6 p.m. The entire family may share the enjoyment of St. Valentine’s Day with stories, games and make-it-yourself gifts.

Thursday, Feb. 15

Pushing the Limits Book Club, 6 p.m. Prof. Jen Herzog, a biology instructor at Herkimer County Community College, will conduct a discussion for adults on Hope Jahren’s memoir “Lab Girl” and the latest developments in botany. She will also address “Citizen Science Projects” that are sprouting up around the world.