New + Noteworthy

Rocket to the Moon Graphic Novel Author & Illustrator Don Brown – Summer Reading Teen Program (adults welcome too!)

Monday, July 15 at 7:00 pm Author & Illustrator Don Brown speaks about the creation of his newest graphic novel showcasing the first moon landing. Bring s black t-shirt & have fun creating a galaxy tee while we snack on moon pies. 6th grade and up.

Murals of the Hudson Valley – Artist & Muralist Franc Palaia

Thursday, July 25 at 7 pm Artist & Muralist Franc Palaia will take us on a “virtual” tour of some of the murals and public art found throughout the Hudson Valley. Franc will also discuss the process of creating a mural, walking us through how he designed and executed murals in Hyde Park & Poughkeepsie. […]

Summer Reading for Upper Elementary (3-5 grades) – Lo-Fi Game Night

Get your game on! For children who have completed 3-5th grades.

Motion Commotion for Preschoolers

Join Miss Lisa for a movement and music program including songs, instruments, rhyme and interactive play for children. Active participation of an adult caregiver is required. Tuesday July 16 & Thursday, July 18  from 10-11 am. Same program on both days.

Summer Reading for Primary Grades (K – 2) – Moon Garden

Thursday, July 18 at 1:00 p.m. Join us in creating a moon garden at the library and design a special art tile that will glow in the dark. For children who have completed K – 2nd grades.


Starting May 15th items checked out from the Staatsburg Library that are eligible for renewal will renew automatically, making it easier to avoid late fees. Two days before the item is due, patrons will receive an email notification that their item has been renewed, indicating the new due date. Items are eligible for auto-renewal provided […]

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:  […]

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.