Stories and More

Children 19 months to 2 years old, accompanied by adults, will participate in stories, songs, rhymes, finger plays, group play and creative art projects.

Contact Information
  1. Reference Desk
  2. 716-372-0200
  3. info@oleanlibrary.org
Tue, November 12
10:00 am — 11:00 am
Add to My Calendar 11/12/2019 10:00am 11/12/2019 11:00am America/New_York Stories and More

Children 19 months to 2 years old, accompanied by adults, will participate in stories, songs, rhymes, finger plays, group play and creative art projects.

134 N. Second St. Olean, NY 14760

Olean Public Library

134 N. Second St.
Olean, NY 14760

Sign Up for E-Calendar

Greater Olean

TAP Into Another Town's News:

TAP Into Another Town's News:

Sign Up for E-Calendar

Greater Olean

Bonnies Lose their Footing Against Vermont

The first half went well when the Bonnies took on the Catamounts of the University of Vermont Friday in the second home game of the season. Everyone started out looking good, though it was sad to see Osun Osunniyi rooting from the sidelines. (He'll be back in two to four weeks, according to the team.)

Kyle Lofton brought in 14 of the 59 total points for the Bonnies. Bobby Planutis had nine ...

I Rejoice in October and Every Month That My Mother Survived Breast Cancer

October is one of my favorite months.

It’s the beginning of basketball and hockey seasons, the increasing climax of football season and the end of baseball season. It’s a time when we start to break out the hoodies once reserved for summer bonfires, jeans last used in the winter, and can, without judgment, begin to hold on to the warmth of coffee or hot chocolate.

But, more ...

President Trump Ignores Some Issues, But Not E-Cigarette Use

Two weeks ago, President Donald Trump announced that he plans to ban flavored e-cigarettes in the United States in an attempt to keep these products away from teenagers. His announcement comes after reports of e-cigarettes causing a new lung illness in hundreds of people throughout the country. I agree with this proposed ban for a number of reasons and believe that it is only the first step ...

State Elks Association Major Projects Grant Aids Special Olympics Program at St. Bonaventure

November 13, 2019

ST. BONAVENTURE, NY —  A New York State Elks Association Major Projects grant will help a student club at St. Bonaventure University promote a healthy lifestyles program at its annual spring Unified Basketball Competition serving Special Olympics athletes.

Jamie Peace, manager of mail services at St. Bonaventure and CEO of the Elks’ Major Projects Grant Program, presented ...

Happy Veterans Day, Mom

What began as an attempt to boost her GPA soon turned into a 22-year career for my mom, Ramona Lee Discavage.

On the first day of her freshman year at St. Bonaventure University in 1989, members of the Army ROTC Seneca Battalion helped incoming freshmen move their stuff into their dorm rooms.  Afterward, they invited all of the freshmen to a lunch.

“When they described the ...

Lynn Kemp: ‘Best Soldier I Could Be’

Lynn Kemp is nearing 95 and knows he has lived a good life.

“The good Lord has been awful good to me,” recalled the lifelong resident of Shinglehouse, Pennsylvania. “I never refused an order. I tried to be the best soldier I could be. I don’t know what your relationship is with God, but mine is pretty close.”

Born Oct. 29, 1920, Lynn grew up in a home on Turkey ...

WW II museum provides role models for young people

When Steve Appleby asks area students if they know Snoop Dog, Eminem, Kanye West, the Kardashians, Parris Hilton or Miley Cyrus, they answer yes. Then Appleby will ask which of them knows Jason Dunham is, and the students will not have a clue.

Appleby will explain that Jason Dunham was a Marine from Scio, in Allegany County, New York, who was killed in Iraq in 2006 after jumping on a grenade ...