• Raffle Baskets for Holiday Showcase

    Tickets Available Now

    Many in our community have been generous and donated goods to put together these raffle baskets for our Holiday Showcase on Saturday December 3rd. Tickets for the baskets are available $1/ticket or 6/$5. The Holiday Showcase will run from 10:30 am until 12:30 pm. The drawing for the raffle baskets will be at 12:30. You do not need to be present to win
  • Minecraft 5th - 7th grade

    Minecraft for 5th - 7th grade will meet Friday, December 2nd from 3:30 - 5:00 pm.  Please sign up at the library if you plan to attend.  
  • Intergenerational Book Club - Theodosia and the Serpents of Chaos

    The next book the Intergenerational Book Club will be reading is Theodosia and the Serpents of Chaos.  The sign up sheet is available at the library now.  The first 6 students who sign up will receive a copy of the book to keep.  The book discussion will be on Thursday, December 8th at 6 pm.  Sixth grade students through adults are welcome to join us for this discussion.
  • Toddler Story Time

    Toddler Story Time will NOT meet on Wednesday, November 23rd.  Join Miss Madelyn on Wednesday, November 30th at 10:30 am for storytime for all about Birthday Celebrations!  Come for the stories, songs, and fun!  This program is geared toward toddlers but preschoolers are welcome.
  • Rockin' Readers

    Rockin' Readers will not meet on November 23rd.  Our next time together will be Wednesday, November 30th for Ninja Day!  We will have stories, crafts, snack and games!  The program is for K-2nd grade students and meets from 3:25 - 4:15.  
  • Teen Tech Help

    Are you having trouble downloading ebooks? Want to know how to use your new iPad? Well, now we've got a team of volunteer teens who can help! Now that school has started, our teen volunteers will be available on Mondays from 3:00 to 5:00. We're grateful that they can still squeeze us in with their busy schedules. There's an appointment schedule at the front desk or you can just drop by. Bring your device or just your questions; our teen tech volunteers are here to help!
  • Online Catalog

    When using our online catalog remember that the catalog first searches for an item here at the Homer Library.  If you don't find what you are looking for and want to expand your search to the whole library system, use the drop down box that says Limit By;  and select All Libraries.
  • Biblioboard and Self-E

    Check out these new services from your Library

    BiblioBoard Library is an easy-to-use platform that allows Phillips Free Library to offer high-quality reviewed books by NY indie authors to patrons. Content is available on the web or on eReaders. Click on the icon on the right side of the page to get started reading. And check out the Writer’s page for information about uploading your own self-published book.

Holiday Showcase and Books & Bears

Saturday, December 3rd 10:30 am - 12:30 pm

Confirmed Vendors and Merchants
(check back often for updates)
Usborne Books with Ahren Morse
Jennifer Jones and Jane O'Shea
      author and illustrator of Rocky Road
Jane O'Shea local vistas painted on note cards
Lynn Olcutt hand painted magnets
Nancy Dafoe local author
Badman's Bushel Basket
Sinfully Sweet Cafe

This Week at the Library

For the Week of November 28

4th - 8th grade Lock-In

Each of our groups with one of their "challenges"... build a structure at least one yard tall that can hold a marble off the ground.

Lego Club!

We had our first lego club of the new school year with 28 students!

A great writing workshop!

Author Kate Messner



Movies, Music, eBooks and more

We are excited to announce a new digital service that will allow you to watch movies, read books, listen to music and more.  You need to have a library card and internet access to use this new service.  Each card holder is able to borrow 3 items each month.  After 3 items have been checked out you will have to wait until the next month to borrow more.  Please check out the site - have your library card handy to make an account with Hoopla.

Children's e-Books

Check out this growing collection

We are starting a small collection of children's non-fiction e-books, viewable online. Just follow the link. The Login is phillips1, password ebooks. Then type in your library card number and start reading. We'll be adding a couple new books each month.