Public libraries of Cayuga, Cortland, Seneca, Tioga and Tompkins Counties
Below are libraries in the Finger Lakes Library System that will be participating in The Great Give Back 2023! Check back often for updates; details about programs will begin to be shared around the beginning of September. Please contact libraries directly for questions regarding offered programming.
Apalachin Library Sock Drive October 2nd-21st from 10:00am-2:00pm All ages We’re putting out a call for new socks (in all sizes from infant to adult) to be collected for local charities. Registration is not required, we will happily accept new socks from any donor who wishes to participate!
Nourish the Body, Warm the Heart October 2nd-21st All ages We will collecting items to share with community members. Please donate non-perishable items for the local food pantry. We will also accept clean, gently used hats and gloves in good condition. No registration required
Clothes for Kids October 1st-30th from 1:00-7:00pm We will be taking donations of new clothing for the nurse at Cincinnatus Central School District. Call the library for suggested items and sizes 607-863-4300 Call the library for suggested items and sizes 607-863-4300
Port Byron Fire Department Christmas Toy Drive September 21st – October 21st All ages Port Byron Library will be collecting unwrap, new toys for the Port Byron Fire Department’s Annual Community Christmas Party. These toys will be given to children 12 and under who reside within the Port Byron School District. No registration required, all persons are welcome to donate a toy.
New Socks & Underwear Drive September 23rd – October 21st All ages We will be holding a new sock & underwear drive for CHILDREN to benefit the Seneca County Children’s Committee. Please consider donating brand new children’s socks and/or underwear to help out local families. Donations may be dropped off anytime during open hours. No registration required