What’s Happening @ Staatsburg Library

Botanical Drawing – A Big Read Virtual Program With The Art Effect (All Ages)

Botanical Drawing Saturday, October 24, 2-4 pm Staatsburg Library/Virtual Learn to create pencil illustrations of a variety of flowers and vegetation. Register at or 845-889-4683. For grades 3-6.

Meet the Author: Matt Ruff

MEET THE AUTHOR – Matt Ruff Virtual event Registration required, click here: The Poughkeepsie Public Library District will host Matt Ruff, author of Lovecraft Country (currently running on HBO) and 88 Names, in a virtual presentation followed by a Q & A. Registration is required with a valid e-mail ID. Zoom login credentials will […]

The Great Give Back 2020 – Food Drive for the Hyde Park Food Pantry

Every October, libraries across New York State celebrate our local communities through the Great Give-Back with activities that honor and enrich the community. The Staatsburg Library is hosting a Food Drive to benefit The Hyde Park Food Pantry from October 1 through October 17. Drop off non-perishable food items at the Staatsburg Library during library […]

Halloween Fun – Outside at the Staatsburg Library

Show off your costume and complete our spooky scavenger hunt around the library building. All activities take place outside and appropriately distanced. Saturday, October 31 5 pm – 7 pm

This Week’s Story time: Oh No!

This week’s story time: Oh No! Books: “Oh No!” By Candace Fleming, illustrated by Eric Rohmann Read by permission of Random House Publishers “Oh No, Gotta Go!” By Susan Middleton Ella, illustrated by G. Brian Kara’s Read by permission of Putnam and Sons Publishers

Friends of the Staatsburg Library – Letter

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Extra Garden Veggies? Help a Neighbor in Need!

Got Extra Garden Veggies? Help a Neighbor in Need! Our garden is thriving and we are harvesting the veggies we grow and offering them to the community. We have also been working with our partners at Backyard To Table to collect produce and non perishable items to distribute to our local food pantries. Thank […]

We Are Open: Here is Everything You Need To Know (WELCOME BACK!)

A PROPERLY FITTED FACE MASK MUST BE WORN AT ALL TIMES IN THE LIBRARY BUILDING Revised Hours Monday: 10:00AM – 6:00PM Tuesday: Closed Wednesday: 10:00AM – 6:00PM Thursday: 2:00PM – 6:00PM Friday: 2:00PM – 6:00PM Saturday: 10:00AM – 2:00PM Sunday: Closed No contact pickup is still available All returns must be placed in the book […]

Dance Along with Ms. Kerry – Going on a Forest Adventure

Get ready for a forest adventure! Join in with the movement and dance fun! Musical Sources: Chris Cowthray – More Music for Creative Movement – Modern Dance (2001) Matthew Mills – The Baby Ballet Class Volume 1 (2004-2005) Martin Laurie – Original Music – Hello Song (2006)

In Case You Missed It Live – Summer Reading Finale: Build Along With Brad! (All Ages)

Build Along with Brad Welcome to a very special Build Along with Brad!Today, sponsored by three amazing libraries: Posted by Paper Heart Puppets on Monday, August 3, 2020 FORWARD TO MINUTE 17:55 FOR SHOW TO START Brad will be showing you a unique glimpse behind the scenes. Join us to learn how puppets are built […]