Summer Reading Challenge

July 1st- August 28th

Challenge yourself and your kids to read this summer! Record your time spent reading and win great prizes like tablets or gift cards to Register at the Cohocton Public Library front desk.

All ages are welcome!


Community Creation Station

 Crafts available all July

7/24 Summer Sugar Scrub– This simple recipe makes a moisturizing sugar scrub with a fun summer twist.

7/31 Bullet Journaling– Try out this fun and creative way to keep yourself organized!

All projects will be show cased with instruction on Monday nights from 5:30-7:00 pm and then offered as Do It Yourself (DIY) for the rest of the week.

The Community Creation Station is a creative space, with tools and materials  provided for free by the library. Work on your own hobbies or check out one of the crafts offered throughout the month.

Yoga for EveryBody

Tuesday July 25th 5:00 pm: Chair Yoga

Tuesday August 1st 5:00 pm: Yoga for EveryBody

Tuesday August 29th 5:00 pm: Chair Yoga 

Please join us for an all ages introductory class or Chair Yoga, with certified Kundalini instructor Elisa Leone. Yoga mats are recommended, but a beach towel will work for this class. Check out Elisa’s webpage for more details!

Wildlife Rockstars

Thursday July 27th 1:00pm

Meet some exciting live animals, birds, and reptiles with The Wildlife Rockstars. The staff and day program members of Building Bridges for Brain Injury share information about their animal ambassadors and encourage environmental and wildlife conservation awareness.

Minecraft Architects

Thursdays at 12:00 pm 7/6-8/31

Use Minecraft to build a better world. Create together in Minecraft and then translate your creations to reality with Legos, blocks, and boxes!


Wood Shop Wednesday

7/26 Tool Box– Make these handy tool boxes for you or a friend!

* Registration required! Please call or stop in to register

8/9 Upcycled Bookends– Recycle old toys in this fun and easy project.

Join us at 12:00 pm for a fun

Community Creation Station event.

 Let’s build a better world!


Cool Tech Tuesdays

Tuesday July 18th

Tuesday August 1st

Tuesday August 15th

Come check out cool technology like robots, 3D Printers, and online coding games. You decide what we bring to the library and what we tech programs to put on.

Teen Anime Board

 Friday, July 21st 6:00 pm

The Cohocton Public Library is looking for motivated Teens to re-program the  library!  Design programs you want to  attend, decorate your own space in the library, and discuss  your  favorite anime, Manga, and cosplay!

Homesteaders Club

Friday, August 4th 6:00 pm

This meeting will be a big one! Meet at Firefly Creek for a homestead in-progress tour and potluck dinner. We will have a dinner discussion on Master Canning courses and zucchini recipes. Please bring a dish to pass and a few copies of your recipes to share. Copies can be made for free at the Cohocton Public Library.

Registration is required as space is limited. (585) 384-5170


Tail Waggin’ Tutors

Saturday, August 12th, 12:00 pm

Is your child reluctant to read? Whether its difficulty or shyness we have a book group for you. Come read to trained therapy dogs at the library! The dogs are calm, reassuring, and are an attentive audience. This takes the pressure off the child and makes reading fun. All ages are invited. Tail Waggin’ Tutors is a program through Therapy Dogs International.

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