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Main Library:
Mon. - Thurs. 9 am - 9 pm
Fri. & Sat. 9 am - 5 pm
Sun. 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Phone: Main: 845-563-3600 Branch: 845-566-0460

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Newburgh Free Library Town Branch

M: 10-6 T: 12-8 W: 12-8 Th: 10-6 F: 12-8 S: 10-6 Sun: Closed

 


Library Services

The Town Branch Library offers the best in reading and relaxation.

  • Sign up for a library card – good at 47 libraries in the Ramapo Catskill Library System (RCLS)
  • Check out books, magazines, audiobooks, and DVDs
  • Order books, DVDs, CDs and more via interlibrary loan
  • Drop off and pick up library items
  • Sign up for free library classes and programs
  • Find out about online tools for research and homework
  • Enjoy programs – go to Calendar of Events for details
  • Free WiFi and use our in-house iPad

Adult Programs

Celebrate National Puzzle Day by helping us put together a puzzle that will be on display until February 5!

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New Time! Knit & Stitch – Wednesdays, Jan. 13, 27, Feb. 3, 17, Mar. 2, 16, & 30 at 6 pm

Bring your knitting or stitching projects- geared for beginners but open to all levels of stitchers. Children under 10 are welcome with an adult. Registration is not necessary. For more information please contact Heather Gorman at 566-0460.

 

E-book Help – Mondays, Jan. 11, 25, Feb. 1, 22, Mar. 7, & 21 beginning at 2 pm
Want to download library books onto your iPad, Kindle, and Nook devices? Come with questions! You will need an e-reader or smart device, passwords to devices, library card, and pin. Call Heather Gorman at 566-0460 for an appointment. Appointment is necessary. You can also register by going to our events calendar.

Tuesday at Two Book Discussion- Tuesdays, Jan. 26, Feb. 23, & Mar. 29 at 2 pm
January: Join Librarian Patty Sussmann for a lively discussion of popular books. This month’s book is Orphan # 8. Copies will be available for pick up at the town branch by December 7. Registration is not required but is suggested.
February:Join us for a lively and informal discussion of Jane Austen’s novel Emma, a lively comedy of manners.
March: Please join for a lively and informal discussion of Ivan Doig’s Last Bus To Wisdom.

*NEW* 

Adult Craft Class- Saturday, March 12, at 11 am (Open to 16+)
March 19th is National Quilting Day. Come make a scrap quilt wreath in celebration.
All supplies will be provided, just bring your creativity. Registration is strongly suggested! Please call Heather at 845-563-3632 or 845-566-0460 if you have questions.

Adult Coloring Club- Saturdays Jan. 16, Feb. 13, & Mar. 12 at 2 pm
Join other adults in this increasingly popular and relaxing hobby. Coloring sheets, pencils and markers provided.

Book Talk Cafe- Saturday Feb. 27 at 2pm
Join librarians Sheryl & Patty for a lively discussion of good books to read this winter. Participants are encouraged to join the discussion with book reviews of their own! Registration is requested. Yummy refreshments provided by The Friends of the Library.

Children’s Programs

Walk-in Preschool Story Time Beginning Jan. 27 at 1 pm
Stories selected for 3-5 year-olds accompanied by an adult caregiver; all ages welcome! No registration required.

Shake, Rattle, & Read – Tuesdays, Jan. 5, Feb. 1, & Mar. 1 at 1:00 pm
Drop-in music and movement program featuring songs, instruments, rhyme and interactive play for children ages 1-5. Active participation of adult caregiver is required. No registration required.

Magic Tree House Club  – Wednesdays Jan. 20, Feb. 17, & Mar. 16 at 6:00 pm
January’s book will be “Pirates Past Noon”.
February’s book will be “Dragon of the Red Dawn”.
March’s book will be “Dolphins at Daybreak”.
Join us as we help Jack and Annie travel the globe and through time on their Magic Tree House Adventures! We will discuss the fun chapter books and do crafts and activities involving each journey! Books will be available to check out prior to discussion at both library locations.

Tail Wagging Tutors – Tuesdays at 6:00 pm
Children can drop-in and read-aloud to our Volunteer Licensed Therapy Dogs!