Tupper Lake Public Library offers Art Classes

Starting June 3, an Open Illustration course will be offered at our library. The objective of the course is to strengthen the artistic confidence of attendees, create a peer-supported space while learning to draw, teach tips and tricks on drafting approach, and to have fun! There is no prerequisite drawing skill needed; the course is open to beginners and masters alike. Subjects to include still life drawing, free-hand techniques, composition balancing, comics, and more. The course will be taught by Syracuse University’s 2014 Master of Illustration Evan Bujold. The class will meet on Wednesdays from 10:00-11:00 a.m. in the Community Room (downstairs). All materials will be provided. Fee: $20/week per person. Contact Peg Mauer with questions or to register: 359-9421.

Lake Street construction

The road crews will be doing construction on Lake Street, in front of the Library, through the end of May. Remember that you can come along Martin Street (parallel to Lake Street and along Raquette Pond), or down Cliff Ave (by the Post Office) and park on Cliff Ave or in the lot behind the Library.

map to library

Library Budget Vote – Passed!

We had a 74 voters this year. We had 72 votes in favor of our budget, so our budget passed! Don Whitmore is elected to a 5-year term on our Board of Trustees. Thanks to everyone for your support!

Library Budget Vote!

Tuesday, May 12th is our Library Budget Vote from 1:00-8:00 pm. We’ll also be voting on a Library Board of Trustees. Come out and support your library!

Need help on the new Health Care Reform?

Come to the Library for FREE 1-on-1 advice on the new Health Care Reform. On the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays in the Simmons Memorial Room (SMR), from 10:00-2:00. Call 315-764-9442; or email resource@twcny.rr.com for an appointment. The next opportunity is May 5th.

Alternative Medicine—Does it Really Work?

Finding Reliable Health Information on the Internet

a talk by Mahlon Wagner Ph.D. Professor Emeritus of Psychology SUNY-Oswego

at the Tupper Lake: Goff-Nelson Memorial Library

April 29, 2015 at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room

Free and open to the public.

Evaluating information on the Internet:

  • How do we know that we are really ill?
  • Alternative Treatment: Does it work?
  • Comparisons of Biologically-based medicine and Alternative medicine
  • Herbal Medicine (and other treatments)

Time for the Teddy Bear’s picnic!

Join us for our annual Teddy Bear’s picnic, this Tuesday, April 28th, at 10:30. All Pre-K children are welcome to bring their favorite stuffed animal. We’ll sing the infectious song, read the book, do a craft, and have fun! The teddy bears are ready and waiting!

Teddy Bears Picnic

We had a lot of fun today! You can see some pictures here.


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