• Special Events

    Two of a Kind

    Join us Thursday, August 2 at 10 a.m. at the Cuba Library as TWO OF A KIND delights audiences of all ages with their music, good humor and audience participation. David and Jenny Heitler-Klevans of TWO OF A KIND love bringing people together and building community through music. Their beautiful harmonies accompanied by David’s powerful, rhythmic guitar playing and Jenny’s multi-ethnic percussion instruments create magic on stage. An award-winning husband-wife duo, TWO OF A KIND presents concerts for families and children of all ages, including songs, puppets, movement, and stories, making a show that is fun for the whole family.   This project is made possible with funds from the…

  • Summer Reading Groups

    Artmobile 2018 Summer Reading Program

    Join us Monday, July 30th at 3:00 p.m. at the Cuba Library as the Regina A Quick Center for the Arts at St Bonaventure University brings us the ArtMobile. We will discover how sound works and learn about the Elements & Principles of Music and their counterparts in Art. Experience artists who used sound and movement as inspiration for their work and create your own Keith Haring inspired dancing masterpiece! Registration is required, so please stop in or call us to sign up!

  • Summer Reading Groups

    Art Camp

    Create and express your imagination on the OUTSIDE this summer at the Cuba Circulating Library’s ART CAMP! Explore your flower power like Frida Kahlo! Splash into the vivid rabbit hole like Karla Black and make your world sparkle with glitter like Ebony Patterson! PARTICIPANTS BE WARNED – YOU WILL EXPERIENCE TACTILE AND MESSY F-U-N! So much fun, in fact, you might not even miss your I-phone! For ages 9-14, this program will be run by Rise Peacock. This program will run for six weeks, Thursdays July 19 – August 23 from 1:00 – 2:30 p.m., and participants will do a variety of art projects. Space is limited and registration is…

  • Special Events

    Hooping for Everybody

    Please note the time change: Join us at Chamberlain Park on Wednesday, July 18 at 9 a.m. for Hooping for Everybody. No matter what age, size, or ability, anyone can tap into the many benefits that the hula hoop has to offer. Exercise, expression, excitement; this plastic circle truly serves as a multi-generational source of wellness and playfulness. Learn about the history of the hula hoop and the modern hoop dance movement, as well as the physical, emotional, and social benefits of hoop dance. See a variety of hoops and learn the appropriate uses for each. Then try a fool-proof beginner lesson breaking down the basic fundamentals of hooping. Guests may also see a…

  • Classes

    Introduction to Foxtrot

    Have you always wanted to learn the dances you see on TV dance competition shows? Join us Thursday, July 12 from 6:30 – 7:30 pm at the Palmer Opera House for an introductory class in the Foxtrot taught by Marcia Gallineaux-Hubert. This class is open to Adults 18 and older. Couples are recommended, but singles are welcome to sign up as well. Registration is required, so please stop in or call us to sign up. This project is made possible with funds from the Decentralization Program, a regrant program of the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York…

  • Special Events

    MadCap Puppets – The Case of the Kidnapped Backpack

    Join us Monday, July 16th at 1 pm at the Palmer Opera House as MadCap Puppets performs The Case of the Kidnapped Backpack. Caw Lumbo, child crow and amateur sleuth extraordinaire, is on the case!  Billy the Raccoon misplaces his backpack… or was it stolen? Everyone is a suspect in this hilarious musical-puppet-whodunnit! **Please note the date as there has been conflicting advertising, and we apologize for the miscommunication**   This project is made possible with funds from the Decentralization Program, a regrant program of the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature and administered by Tri-County…

  • Special Events

    The Wondermakers “Libraries Rock”

    Come to the Cuba Library on Thursday, July 12th at 1 p.m. for interactive folktales with music as the Wondermakers teach the audience songs with words in other languages! Songs will feature percussion instruments from around the world.   This project is made possible with funds from the Decentralization Program, a regrant program of the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature and administered by Tri-County Arts Council     

  • Craft Class

    Painting with Alcohol Ink

    Join us Tuesday, July 24th from 5:30 – 8:30 p.m. for Painting with Alcohol Inks, a hands-on class with Jennifer Godbout. There is a $5 materials fee for the class, which is open to ages 11 & up (those under 16 must be accompanied by an adult). Registration is required, so please stop in or call the library to sign up.  At this time, the class is full, but you can ask to be put on the wait list. The class will introduce tips and techniques for working with a unique, fluid and vibrant medium – alcohol inks. Participants will be painting on Yupo, tile and palette paper. Alcohol ink…

  • Classes,  Regular Groups

    Not Your Parent’s Home Ec Group – Upcycling Recyclables

    If you have an interest in learning green/self-sufficient practices, join us Wednesday, June 13th at 5:30 p.m. for Upcycling Recyclables – painting and mod podging cans & jars. The Not Your Parent’s Home Ec group for teens and adults will meet once a month on the First or Second Wednesday of the month at 5:30 pm. Each month will feature a new topic in a variety of interest areas, some dealing with food, some with products for the home, and even some for the holidays. This is intended as a cooperative group with members learning and teaching. Registration is required, so please stop in or call us at (585)968-1668 to sign up.   Image is…