Congratulations To All The Winners


Oswego County

Best Library: Fulton Public Library

Outstanding Librarian: Sue Hutchins, Fulton Public Library

Jefferson County

Best Library: Roswell Flower Library, Watertown

Outstanding Librarian: Toni Ellinger, Hay Memorial Library, Sackets Harbor

St. Lawrence County

Best Library: Ogdensburg Public Library

Outstanding Librarian: Edith Ashley, Hepburn Library of Waddington; Linda Adams, Gouverneur Reading Room (tie)

"Living Library" in Canton this Weekend

If you're in the Canton area this Saturday, April 18th between 10am-2pm, please stop by Canton Free Library's "Living Library"! 

The people available for "checkout" on Saturday include: 
-Assemblywoman Addie Russell, for an inside look at life in NY government;
-A martial artist and English teacher who struck up a letter-writing friendship with sci-fi author Ray Bradbury;
-Two Vietnam veterans who fell in love at Walter Reed Army Hospital;
-A wildlife biologist and professional ice carver who's also worked security for B.B. King and Ozzy Osbourne;
-A linguist, author and expert on the local Amish population;
-An agriculture consultant who works in Africa and Asia to help communities build sustainable food sources;
-The founder of Traditional Arts in Upstate New York (TAUNY), an organization dedicated to preserving folk arts and traditions in our region.

These amazing folks will be available for 20-minute conversations all day on Saturday, and CFL will have refreshments and time for visitors to chat as well.


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