Tag: Shannon O’Connor

O’Connor out as director at Ford Memorial Library; Hastings to step in as interim lead

O’Connor out as director at Ford Memorial Library; Hastings to step in as interim lead

Shannon O’Connor has left the Edith B. Ford Memorial Library. She previously served as the library’s director – leading it through a major renovation at the Ovid community stopping point. “The board is deeply appreciative of the many contributions made by our ... MORE
SUNDAY CONVERSATION: Three Bears, the Ovid Library, and a rich history (special episode)

SUNDAY CONVERSATION: Three Bears, the Ovid Library, and a rich history (special episode)

This week on a special Independence Day edition of Sunday Conversation – two of South Seneca’s strongest advocates step into the studio to talk about the Edith B. Ford Memorial Library, The Three Bears Complex, Downtown Ovid, and how the three are ... MORE
LIVE THIS AFTERNOON: Discussing Edith B. Ford Memorial Library expansion (podcast)

INSIDE THE FLX: Discussing Edith B. Ford Memorial Library expansion (podcast)

Earlier this month the Edith B. Ford Memorial Library celebrated a landmark occasion – holding a ribbon cutting ceremony for a multi-million dollar expansion. It was a big moment for a library, which serves as a hub for learning, community building, and ... MORE
SUNDAY CONVERSATION: Discussing the role of libraries in rural settings

SUNDAY CONVERSATION: How do libraries shape communities in rural settings?

Tens of thousands visit libraries each year in the Finger Lakes region. Local libraries host community events – both educational and recreational – frequently serving under-served populations. In rural settings these facilities are even more important. Entering the home-stretch of a busy ... MORE