The Children’s Librarians would like to thank the Garden City Centennial Soccer Club for participating in the second-grade book discussion, as well as chair of the library board of trustees and former Centennial President J. Randolph Colahan, current Centennial...
Free health screenings and free flu shots St. Francis Hospital’s state-of-the-art Community Outreach Van will be at the Garden City Public Library to provide free health screenings for individuals above the age of 18 on Monday, Oct. 28, from 10...
Wednesday, Nov. 21 Open 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 22 Closed Thanksgiving —Submitted by the Garden City Public Library
The Garden City Public Library’s elevator will be out of service August through September 2016 due to the complete over-haul of the cab, circuitry and wiring. THE ENTIRE LOWER LEVEL WILL BE CLOSED TO ALL PATRONS. The library and...
Most of us have heard of John McCormack, the great Irish tenor. Even though few, if any, of us have ever actually heard McCormack sing, people of Irish heritage were never shy about arguing that McCormack was a greater...
BY HANNAH MERWIN The Garden City Public Library is continuing its efforts to renovate the Children’s Department as a part of the Library Renovation Project. In a Garden City Board of Trustees meeting on June 17, a representative from the...
It is estimated that 250,000 children from New York were transported to the Midwest on what today is called “The Orphan Trains.” About one in four of those children were of Irish descent. “The Orphan Trains Era, 1853-1923,” will...
The Garden City Public Library hours for the July Fourth holiday weekend are as follows: Saturday, July 2­—Closed all day Sunday, July 3—Closed all day Monday, July 4—Closed all day   ­— Submitted by the Garden City Public Library
Swing and sing to music through the decades with the Paul Effman Band on Sunday afternoon, Oct. 20, at 2 p.m. at the Garden City Public Library. Enjoy the vocal and instrumental hits from the 1930s through the 1980s...
The Garden City Public Library will be closed on Sundays for the summer. The library’s regular hours from Monday through Saturday remain unchanged. Regular Sunday hours will resume after Labor Day beginning Sunday, Sept. 8. You can visit the...