New + Noteworthy

Motion Commotion (for toddlers & pre-schoolers)

Motion Commotion A movement & music program including songs, instruments, rhyme and interactive play for children 2-5. Active participation of an adult caregiver is required. Tuesday & Thursday  March 28 & March 30 (Same Program on Both Days)  at 10:00 a.m. 

Makerspace for Upper Elem. & Middle School

This program is for Upper Elementary and Middle School students to explore their creativity through projects in science, art, math and technology. Get ready to build! This month we will be engineering Gyroscopic Whirligigs. Friday, March 31 at 6:30 p.m.

Purl Jam – Knitters and Crotcheting Group

10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Purl Jam Knitters and Crocheting Group Lively conversation and quick needles. If you enjoy knitting, crocheting or doing other needle arts, join in the fun with our Purl Jam group. This program is free and open to the public.

Stanzas – A Poetry Circle

Tuesday, April 4 at 7 p.m. Bring a one page poem by a published poet inspired by the theme NONSENSE. If possible bring 8 copies of your poem, to pass around to the group. This is NOT a poetry writing workshop, this is simply a gathering of poetry enthusiasts who wish to share their favorite poems and thoughts […]

Mah Jongg Monday

Join our group of “Mah Jonggers” for a fun and friendly game of Mah Jongg. If you want to learn how to play, watch and ask questions between hands. No registration necessary. Call the library 889-4683 to confirm there is a game.

Become a Library Friend! – Join us or renew your membership

Become a Library FRIEND! The FRIENDS of the Staatsburg Library membership dues help support the many programs and services the library offers. You can help by joining the Friends group – become a member today! Pick up a membership form at the library. Student / Senior Citizen:  $10      Individual:  $15 Family:  $25     Supporting:  $50     Sustaining:  […]

Thank You Hyde Park Teacher’s Association!

The Hyde Park Teacher’s Association 2016 Golf Outing was an outstanding success, raising $6,150 for the Staatsburg , Clinton and Hyde Park Libraries! The Staatsburg Library will use the very generous $2,050 donation toward programs for children. It is our pleasure to work with the Hyde Park Teachers to support  literacy and learning. Thank you […]

eBooks for Kids!

The library has expanded services with a new digital collection website experience just for kids. The main MHLS Digital Download Collection now has a separate site to provide a safe and easy browsing experience for kids. Libraries recognize the need to provide a safe environment for kids to browse library materials. Just as the children’s […]

Dutchess County Job Resource Center:

Dutchess County Job Resource Center: Online access to help with finding a job & developing your career. Includes resumé & interviewing tips, job & career resources for veterans, practical answers to common questions about finding a job & more.

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