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Edith B. Ford Memorial Library

Nourish the Body, Warm the Heart [The Great Give Back]

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The Edith B. Ford Memorial Library is participating in The Great Give Back with other libraries across NY state. The mission of The Great Give Back is to provide opportunitites for patrons of public libraries to participate in meaningful, service-oriented experiences. The library is collecting non-perishable items for our the local food pantry in Ovid. Also being accepted are CLEAN,… MoreNourish the Body, Warm the Heart [The Great Give Back]

Bite Size Book Club

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For those who like to read but are short on time. “Bite size” option for participating in a book club–even available during lunch time. All selections will be 250 pages or less. In-person session or join by Zoom. Must register to participate. To learn more or to register, please visit: or call 607-869-3031.

Supporting Your Child’s Vocabulary Development at Home

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When children learn many new words at home, it will help children improve their language and reading skills when they are ready to learn to read at school. Participants who attend this session will learn some helpful ideas and strategies to help their children gain vocabulary which later helps with reading skills. Learn how to partner with your child’s teachers… MoreSupporting Your Child’s Vocabulary Development at Home

Anxiety & School Avoidance

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Anxiety is a natural part of childhood, but when anxiety gets in the way of a child’s ability to learn, families may need support and services through the Committee on Special Education. Learn how to collaborate with your child’s school and what supports and services may be available through school for a child who has anxiety. This workshop is presented… MoreAnxiety & School Avoidance