NEWS & EVENTS

The LaFayette Public Library is now open without appointments. Please note: we are maintaining health protocols during the pandemic: wearing a face covering while in the building, using the hand hand sanitizer provided upon entering the library and maintaining a safe social distance. Thank you for your cooperation in keeping us safe and healthy. 

Returning items: No more quarantine! You can use the outdoor book drop and the indoor book drop. All items will be checked in the day of return during library hours. The outside book drop with be unlocked 24/7

Placing holds

You can place holds (reserve an item) as you normally would: either online (click here for instructions) or by calling us -315-677-3782 (see hours below)

Picking up items

We have discontinued appointments, so you can pick up items anytime during library hours

Pickup and browse hours                                                            

Monday & Tuesday – 10 – 6:30                             

Wednesday – 10 – 4:30                                           

Thursday – 12 – 6:30                                               

Friday 10 – 4:30

Saturday 10-2:00

 

Computer use: in house and wireless

As mentioned above, we have discontinued appointments. We are still maintaining the social distancing protocol, so every other computer is available, and we ask you wear a mask whike using the computer

One hour intervals:

Monday & Tuesday – 10:00 – 6:15  (last slot 5:15-6:15)

Wednesday – 10:00– 4:15 (last slot 3:15-4:15)

Thursday – 12:00 – 6:15  (last slot 5:15-6:15)

Friday 10:00 – 4:15 (last slot 3:15-4:15)

Saturday 10:00 - 1:45 (last slot 1:00 - 1:45)

Puzzle Exchange

Have puzzles that you've finished? Want a new challenge? Bring your old puzzles in and exchange them with our inventory. 

The Puzzle Exchange is found in our front foyer.

Maker Corner

Our Maker Corner is growing! In addition to our 3D printer and Lego Mindstorms, we have added the ever popular littleBits, as well as the internet phenomenon Makey Makey.

Look for programs soon!

Makerbot 3D Printer
Makerbot 3D Printer

Just Started
Just Started

Misprints
Misprints

Makerbot 3D Printer
Makerbot 3D Printer

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Lego Mindstorms
Lego Mindstorms

Lego Mindstorms
Lego Mindstorms

Makey Makey
Makey Makey

Lego Mindstorms
Lego Mindstorms

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Computer Training

We continue to offer computer training for our patrons.  This is a one on one session by appointment only. Please call (315) 677-3782 and ask for Scott to make arrangements.

There is an art display from the art students of LaFayette Jr/Sr High School in our teen area! We'd like to thank all of the art students who contributed their incredible artwork. Come take a look!

Teen Art
Teen Art
Teen Art
Teen Art
Teen Art
Teen Art
Teen Art
Teen Art

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A reminder that we have a children’s computer that has over 60 educational programs on it.  It has been very well received and we encourage everyone to come and use it.