New + Noteworthy


THANK YOU SUMMER READING VOLUNTEERS! We have breezed through another wildly successful Summer Reading Program and reached for the stars! This summer was tremendously fun and educational and we couldn’t do it without the help of many wonderful volunteers. THANK YOU for all the effort and countless hours you contribute to help make the library […]

Library Garden In Bloom – Pick Your Own Flowers & Veggies

Our library garden out back is in full bloom! Zinnias provide a riot of beautiful color and tomatoes are ripe for the picking. Feel free to stop by and grab some tomatoes or cut some zinnias to take home with you.

Annual Battle of the Books Regional Competition at Columbia-Greene Community College

COME CHEER ON THE STAATSBURG LIBRARY TEAM! Mid-Hudson Library System member libraries have been working all year to bring together more than 200 kids for this trivia style battle of wits. The Staatsburg Library Battle of the Books Teams competes in the Regional Competition in Columbia County NY. 2019 High School Regional Battle FRIDAY, AUGUST […]


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 […]

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.

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