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~Happy New Year~

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Happy New Years! We’ll be closed on January 3 to recover from all the socially-distanced partying. Let’s make the new year better than the last!

On Display

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Paillard Bolex camera, 1956
Local reporter Carl Proper kept this camera in his car so he could capture breaking news anywhere. Check it out as part of our Timeline of Chemung County exhibit now on display in the Bank Gallery.

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In the Gift Shop

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New year, new book! True Stories of Elmira, New York Volume 6 by Diane Janowski and James Hare is now available. Get it in person Monday through Saturday, 10am to 5pm in our gift shop or order it online anytime by clicking here.