Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Thank you!!

Thank you to all who helped with our craft fair. Thank you to the bakers, soup makers, volunteers, vendors & craft fair attendees. Thank you to Saint Cecilia's Parish for the use of your hall.
Your generosity supports programming, building expenses & new books!

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Thank You!!


THANK YOU

To everyone who made the Frothingham Free Library’s 6th Annual Taste of Chocolate a successThank you to all the basket donors, bakers, musicians, volunteers, ticket purchasers and event attendees.

Thank you to Saint Cecilia’s Parish for the use of your church hall. Thank you to our sponsors – Fage, Thomas Persse Insurance Agency, Nancy Langdon-State Farm, Ruth Burke, Stewart’s Shops, Walmart, Culligan and Price Chopper.

Your generous support allows us to offer new books, eBooks, and programing.

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Congratulations and Thank you

Congratulations to the 176 children who participated in our summer reading program! You set a new library record by reading 3175 books!
The eight week program- Fizz, Boom, Read! concluded with an awards party featuring Pip Squeaks The Clown on Wednesday, August 20th. Children who were unable to attend the awards party may stop by the library for their certificates and awards.
The library would like to thank the following businesses for their generous prize and awards donations: McDonalds, Applebee's, Stewart's Shops, Taco Bell, Price Chopper, and Dollar General. Thank you to the Museum of Innovation and Science for the children's tickets to the Grossology exhibit. We would like to thank the many members of our community who volunteered their time for programs and who donated prizes.
The summer reading program was funded by New York State Library's Family Literacy Library Services grant program, Saratoga Arts through its Fulton-Montgomery Arts grants, which is made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature, the Mohawk Valley Library System, GE Volunteers, Stewart's Holiday Match, WGY Christmas Wish, the Montgomery County Youth Bureau, Children's Aid Association, Walmart Community Giving, The Lion's Club, and the Frothingham Free Library.

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Don't forget how easy it is to download our Audiobooks and eBooks! These can be downloaded to your computer, mobile device or eBook reader, 24/7, anytime, anywhere you have wifi!

It's a perfect fit for summer; headed to the beach and need a book? Check us out!

Wednesday, June 4, 2014

DayByDayNY



DaybyDayNY is a virtual calendar with content that changes every day. This unique setup gives families with young children numerous daily activities and a story to read together. The story, provided each day by One More Story (http://www.onemorestory.com), is in the form of an eBook that includes original music and sound effects, produced by former Sesame Street Music Director, Robby Merkin. In addition, the website includes monthly activities, storytelling and nursery rhyme videos, rhymes for young children, craft activities for children and their caregivers, and much more!

Magazines Available on Loan

Did you know the library has current magazines that we lend out: Bon Appetit, Details, Entertainment Weekly, Empire State Mason, National Geographic, Popular Mechanics, Parents, Seventeen, Teen Vogue, Sports' Illustrated, Sports' Illustrated Kids,  Smithsonian, The Philadelphia Trumpet, Wired, and The Volunteer Firefighter!

You are also welcome to come in, relax, and read!

Friday, May 9, 2014

Recycle used ink cartidges and cell phones

Please don't forget we accept used ink cartridges and cell phones for recycling. Just turn your old items in at our desk; we'll recycle it for you!

Friday, November 15, 2013

Thank you to the families of Mr. & Mrs. J. Vincent Jowett and Anthony Aversa for the memorial donations to the library. This year we were able to paint shelves and trim as well as purchase a nice area rug for in front of our check out counter.