Connect NY Connection

Connect NY Logo As you get ready to head home for Thanksgiving break, you should know about a service that might be helpful if you are still working on a research paper and need more sources.

Did you know that you can borrow books directly from Connect NY libraries with your Le Moyne ID card?

If you live near any of these libraries, feel free to search their catalogs and pick up books while you are at home.  You can return them at the Le Moyne library, too!

Links below take you to the catalog for each library:

Adelphi University Libraries, Garden City, New York
Bard College Libraries, Annandale-on-Hudson, New York
Canisius College Libraries, Buffalo, New York
Colgate University Libraries, Hamilton New York
Hamilton College Library, Clinton, New York
Hobart & William Smith Colleges Library, Geneva, New York
Medaille College Libraries, Buffalo, New York
Pace University Libraries, New York, New York
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Research Libraries (RPI), Troy, New York
Rochester Institute of Technology Libraries (RIT), Rochester, New York
St. Lawrence University Libraries, Canton, New York
Siena College Library, Loudonville, New York
Skidmore College Library, Saratoga Springs, New York
Union College Library, Schenectady, New York
United States Military Academy Library, West Point, New York
Vassar College Libraries, Poughkeepsie, New York

If you are local, the Le Moyne Library is open during break.  Here are our hours.

Library Giving Tree Supports SPCA

Giving Tree The giving tree is returning to the library!

The library is collecting donations to help the local SPCA this holiday season. Please consider donating the following items:

  • Friskies Wet Cat Food
  • Baby Food (Meat Flavors)
  • Dog and Cat Treats
  • Clay Cat Litter
  • Small Litter Pans
  • Dry Dog, Cat, Kitten and Puppy Food (Pedigree, Purina, Science Diet)
  • Gently Used Blankets and Towels
  • Dog and Cat Toys
  • Rabbit Food
  • Nyla Bones
  • Dog and Cat Beds
  • Dawn Dish Soap
  • Garbage Bags
  • Clorox Bleach
  • Clorox Wipes
  • Paper Towels

Drop off your donations at the Library Services Desk or, when the giving tree is up, place them in the box next to the tree in Atrium lobby.

Le Moyne Book Club: December 9

Come join the Le Moyne College Book Club on Wednesday, December 9 as we discuss Dinner at the Homesick Restaurant by Anne Tyler. We will be meeting in the Bernat Special Activities Room in the Noreen Reale Falcone Library from 7-8:30 pm. Refreshments will be served!

Please contact Kari Zhe-Heimerman (zheheikm@lemoyne.edu) with any questions.

Robert Gullie : Pieces of me: Heart to Hand

November 13 – December 11, 2015

The Wilson Art Gallery will host “Pieces of Me: Heart to Hand”, an exhibit of limited edition archival pigment prints of mixed media collages by Robert Gullie.

On Friday, November 13, from 4 to 6 p.m., there will be an opening reception for the exhibit, which will be on display at the Wilson Art Gallery from November 13 to December 11 during regular library hours. The reception and exhibit are free and open to the public.

Robert Gullie : Pieces of me; Heart to Hand

Mr. Gullie will also give a guest lecture about his work on Wednesday, November 11 at 7:00 pm in the Reilley Room (4th floor of Reilly Hall). Call the Department of Visual and Performing Arts box office (315) 445-4200 for more information.

Robert Gullie is a photographer, mixed media collagist and printmaker. After years of creating hand tinted photographic prints of collected objects, Gullie has moved to mixed media collage filled with electrified colors and surreal imagery. His exhibit will be archival pigment prints of his collages, enlarged from hi-resolution images for a more dramatic impact.

Gullie’s works are found in numerous collections including The Kinsey Institute, the Albany Medical College and the Francis Kinnear Museum in Lake Luzerne.

Winner of the Candy Corn Challenge

Candy Corn Challenge Congratulations to Caleb Larnerd who guessed the closest to the number of candy corns in the jar!!! Caleb guessed 1,027 and there were 1,029 candy corns–wow!! Thanks to all who participated and stay tuned for more events. 🙂

Halloween Movie Marathon

Ghostbusters Logo Halloween Movie Marathon, October 31 from 10 am – 3:30 pm

Looking for something spooky to do on Halloween? Bring your friends to the Library to eyeball some scary flicks! Our Halloween Movie Marathon will last from 10 am – 3:30 pm. Stop by for a fright!

Halloween 10:00 am-12:00 pm
Ghostbusters 12:00 pm-2:00 pm
Nightmare before Christmas 2:00 pm-3:30 pm

Prayer Dance Project Performance

Prayer Dance Project Adjunct Professor of Dance Ruth Arena and students in the Dance Minor program at Le Moyne present an experience of dance as prayer. Join us on Friday, Nov 13, 5:30 pm. in the Falcone Library atrium as we explore dance as a direct reflection of the soul, as a way to fall in love with the spirit of all things, and as a connection between all humans. Designed to engage with our community, this event aims to encourage reflection, give a peaceful pause in a busy life, and stimulate breath and movement in everyone.

Come early and visit the Opening the Robert Gullie exhibit “Pieces of me: Heart to Hand” in the Wilson Art Gallery in the Library starting at 4:00 pm.

Le Moyne Book Club: November 11

Come join the Le Moyne College Book Club on Wednesday, November 11 as we discuss We Are Not Ourselves by Matthew Thomas. We will be meeting in the Bernat Special Activities Room in the Noreen Reale Falcone Library from 7-8:30 pm. Refreshments will be served!

Please contact Kari Zhe-Heimerman (zheheikm@lemoyne.edu) with any questions.