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Event Recap : Many Worlds Are Possible

Thank you so much to everyone who attended and supported the Many Worlds Are Possible event last week. There are so many amazing outcomes, so here’s a quick list full of links too for your reading pleasure. 150 people attended! We shared food, connected, enjoyed the music, and had a chance to share work of the library and Prisoner…

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Can We Have Our Event At the Library?

Yesterday I had a fun interaction. Someone walked into the library with a notepad. “I’m scouting a space for a music event” she told someone. This got my attention. Not just because she started testing our piano, but because we have a really simple process in place for reserving this space. Events Like: Film Screenings…

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HUGE Magazine Giveaway – Historical & Recent

Hello artists, readers, collectors, and friends; From now until July 1st, the Alternatives Library is giving away a significant portion of our Periodicals Collection which include periodicals/magazines of various genres, dating from the 1990’s to present day. The collection includes titles and genres that range from politics, outdoor guides, literature, art, environmental sustainability, pop-culture, etc. Some…

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Learn the Skills to Protect Children From Sexual Abuse (Trainings!)

We’re excited to announce this 3-part series in collaboration with Enough Abuse Tompkins to help families, educators, and community organizations understand how to protect children from sexual abuse. The first event is October 27th at the Durland Alternatives Library. Childhood sexual abuse is something people rarely talk about, which is one of the reasons it continues to prevail. Talking about it is uncomfortable and can…

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Ithaca College Math Day – Hosted by Math Engaged and the Ithaca College Math Department

Saturday, November 5th 10:00am – 1:00pm At Williams Hall, 3rd Floor Ithaca College Campus Bring your Pre-K and elementary school children to the latest event by Math Engaged. We’re excited to help students explore the creative side of mathematics and develop a mathematical mindset through exploring activities of interest. Are you a parent who wants to help…

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What is Democratic Socialism?

And Why It Is the Alternative to Capitalism? An interactive workshop led by Maria Svart National Director of Democratic Socialists of America Sunday, October 16th, 2016 2:15 PM to 4:15 PM at the Durland Alternatives Library 130 Anabel Taylor Hall 548 College Ave Cornell Campus, Ithaca NY 14850 Free! Democratic socialism seeks to maximize democracy both…

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