Limited Browsing Begins

The library is now allowing patrons to walk-in and browse our collection at the new 459 Main Street location in a limited capacity. Patrons must wear masks and wait to be checked in. The hours for browsing are as follows:

Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 11-4

Curbside Window Open

The library has begun offering curbside services at our new 459 Main Street location. The drive-thru window is open Monday through Friday with varying hours:

Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 11-4 | Tuesday, Thursday: 11-8

Have a question about library services or would you like to pick up an item? Library still is currently available via phone Monday through Friday from 10am to 3pm at 315-363-3050.

New Website On the Way!

Be on the look out for a new website in the coming weeks.

Absentee Ballot Application

The library’s budget vote is coming up on Tuesday, March 2. If you would like to receive an absentee ballot please fill out the application below and return it to the library.

Absentee Ballot Application

Usborne Books and More Fair
Aug 23 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Friends of the Oneida Public Library are sponsoring a book fair featuring the  wide-range of children’s and young adult books published by Usborne. The fair will help supplement the Oneida Public Library’s book budget.

Family Night: Board Games
Oct 2 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Family members, both children and adults, can bond over exciting board games, including Settlers of Catan, Candyland, Uno or a favorite one brought from home to share.


Family Night: Crafts for All
Oct 9 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

The whole family is invited for some indoor fun: making crafts together. The OPL supplies all materials.

Family Night: Bingo!
Nov 6 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Compete against new friends and family in the simple but exciting game of bingo!


Family Super Saturday: Holiday Card Making
Nov 16 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Use your beautiful penmanship and make a special holiday card for someone special or for the whole family. All art supplies are provided.

Family Night: The Game of Uno
Dec 4 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

The OPL invites families with young children to come in and play the simple but always exciting card game of Uno.

OPL’s Family Holiday Celebration
Dec 18 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

The Library invites families with young children to a holiday party with music, storytelling by special guests, refreshments and the making of holiday centerpieces for home.


Family Night: Learning ASL
Jan 15 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Yes, you too can communicate with deaf persons by learning their graceful and poetic language. All family members can learn the basics, helpful words and phrases of American Sign Language. Megan Gillander, a sign-language adept, will lead the class.

Family Super Saturday: Bad Art
Mar 15 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

If your family members lack art skills but enjoy a good time, come to the OPL for a bad art competition. Whether a silly portrait, messy mobile or wretched sculpture, the worse piece might win the prize. All materials are supplied.

Family Night: Sign Language for All
Mar 15 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

All family members can learn the basics, helpful words and phrases of American Sign Language. Megan Gillander, a sign-language adept, will lead the class.