Olean Area Crochet & Knitting Group
Regular meeting is the first Thursday of every month @ 6:30 PM
The Olean Area Crochet & Knitting Group will meet at the Olean Public Library on the first Thursday of the month.
New members, all ages, and all types of crafters welcome! Bring your current project to work on. See our website for more information: yarn14760.wordpress.com.
Brown Bag Book Club
You bring your lunch, we'll provide the dessert and beverages! The Brown Bag Book Club meets at 12:30 PM in the library Gallery on the third Tuesday of each month. Read the featured book then come enjoy a lively discussion.
Next meeting: Tuesday, November 19 @ 12:30 PM
Jan. 15, 2013
When She Woke by Hillary Jordan, Algonquin Books, 2011, 368 p.
Not Too Distant Future United States
The Hare With Amber Eyes: A Hidden Inheritance by Edmund De Waal, Picador, 2011, 368 p.
The Dovekeepers by Alice Hoffman, Scribner, 2011, 512 p.
70 C.E. Massada
Destiny of the Republic: A Tale of Madness, Medicine, and the Murder of a President by Candice Millard, Doubleday, 2011, 339 p.
Mid to late 1800s United States
Little Bee by Chris Cleave, Simon & Schuster, 2009, 271 p.
Present day Nigeria and England
A Lady Cyclist's Guide to Kashgar by Suzanne Joinson, Bloomsbury, 2012, 374 p.
Early 20th Century Kashgar and England
Rules of Civility by Amor Towles, Penguin Books, 2012, 352 p.
1938New York City
Conquistadora by Esmeralda Santiago, Alfred A. Knopf, 2011, 413 p.
Mid 1800sSpain and Puerto Rico
The Postmistress by Sarah Blake, Amy Einhorn Books, 2010, 326 p.
1940USA and Europe
Midnight Rising by Tony Horowitz, Henry Holt & Co., 2011, 365 p.
1859Harper's Ferry, Virginia
The Shoemaker's Wife by Adriana Trigiani, Harper, 2012, 475 p.
Early 1900sItalian Alps, Manhattan, and Minnesota
The Peach Keeper: A Novel by Sarah Addison Allen, Bantam, 2011, 273 p.
Present DayWalls of Water, North Carolina
«« CLICK HERE »» for reading lists from past years.
Friends of the Library Book Sale
Shop the Friends of the Library Book Salefeaturing quality, like-new books for $1any time the library is open. All proceeds from the sale go to the Friends of the Library of Olean, NY, Inc. Book Endowment fund which supplements the purchase of new material for loan.
«« CLICK HERE »» for our used book donation policy.
Olean Food Pantry Drop-Off Site
The Olean Public Library is a convenient drop-off site for the Olean Food Pantry. Bring canned goods and other non-perishable food items to the library for pick-up by the Olean Food Pantry.