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Great Give Back 2021 – Planting a Pollinator Pathway & Milkweed Waystation

Great Give Back 2021 Program Planting a Pollinator Pathway & Milkweed Waystation The mission of The Great Give Back is to provide a day of opportunities for the patrons of the Public Libraries of New York State to participate in meaningful, service-oriented experiences. This year the Staatsburg Library is helping to save Monarch butterflies and pollinators by […]

Big Read 2021 Program – Working With Watercolors (Virtual Program)

A Big Read 2021 Program Working With Watercolors Virtual Program Inspired by the illustrations of Tai Bui, learn to create art using watercolors. This program is facilitated by a teaching artist from The Art Effect. The 2021 Big Read book is the Graphic Novel The Best We Can Do by Thi Bui Saturday, October 16 11 am Virtual […]

Motion Commotion For Preschoolers

Motion Commotion For Preschoolers on the Library Lawn 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. (In the case of inclement weather story time will be held at the Staatsburg Firehouse 49 Old Post Road) Masks required […]

Baking With Holly Quick Bread Bake Along: Firecracker Cornbread & Rosemary Scones – Virtual Program

Baking With Holly Quick Bread Bake Along: Firecracker Cornbread & Rosemary Scones Virtual Program Join Holly Shelowitz, Culinary Nutrition Educator and Nutrition Counselor for Quick Bread Bake-Along Class. Together, we will prepare: -Firecracker Cornbread -Rosemary Savory Scones Class takes place on Zoom with live video so Holly is in her kitchen and you are in yours, cooking […]

Pardon Our Appearance – Makeover In Progress

Pardon Our Appearance Makeover In Progress The library exterior is getting some TLC and fresh paint. Please be aware that you may need to use caution around the library building and use posted entrance/exits as the work is being completed.

Extended Library Hours

New Extended Library Hours Beginning September 1, the library will be open until 7 PM on Monday & Wednesday evenings. Monday 10 am – 7 pm Tuesday – Closed Wednesday 10 am – 7 pm Thursday 2 pm – 6 pm Friday 2 pm – 6 pm Saturday 10 am – 2 pm

Stanzas – Poetry Circle

Stanzas: Poetry Circle Bring a poem by a published poet inspired by the chosen theme. September Theme: THE UNKNOWN. This is not a poetry writing workshop, we read and share poetry by published authors. Call 889-4683 or email staatslibrary@gmail.com for information. Tuesday, September 28 7 PM Please wear a mask when inside the library.

Thank You Voters! 2022 Library Budget Passed

The 2022 library budget passed. Thank you for voting to continue to support the Staatsburg Library! Congratulations to Carol Davis, Wendy Urban-Mead & Steven Coleman on their election as Library Trustees.

Vegetables & Herbs From The Library Garden

Vegetables & Herbs From The Library Garden The library garden is thriving! Soon we will have an abundance of tomatoes. Come in and see what we have available each week – fresh picked veggies are inside the library or you can go out and cut your own. Plenty of herbs in the planter boxes around […]

Library Garden – Seeking Volunteers

Library Garden Seeking Volunteers Our library garden will be growing in so many ways this season, and we hope to expand our ability to provide fresh produce to those in need in the community. But we can’t do it alone! If you are interested in helping us with maintaining the garden, planting, weeding, building, harvesting, […]