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Main Library:
Mon. - Thurs. 9 a.m - 9 p.m.
Fri. & Sat. 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
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

Beginning July 1, 2016 Friday hours will change from 12-8 to 10-6.

Special Summer Reading Program: July 9 at 1pm in the Newburgh Mall Center Court. 

“Kick off the Newburgh Free Library’s Summer Reading program for children & teens in Center Court. Find out all that will be happening for children and families. Kids can sample “Yoga for Kids” with Ms. Susan from Rae of Light Yoga Studio in New Windsor. Special guests include the volunteer handlers & dogs from our Tail Waggin’ Tutors program.”

Summer 2016 Calendar and Summer Reading Programs


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

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Registration for Adult Summer Reading begins 9a Monday, June 20

Puzzles now permanently on display

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New Times! Knit & Stitch – Tuesdays, June & 29 at 6 pm We’re taking a break in July and August. We’ll be back Sept 6 & 20.

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 -By appointment.
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 or 563-3632 for an appointment. Appointment is necessary.

Tuesday at Two Book Discussion- Tuesdays, June 21, July 26, & Sept 27.
at 2 pm
Books will be available at the Town Branch one month prior to the discussion. Registration is not required but is always appreciated.

*NEW* 

Adult Craft Class- Saturday, Sept 10 at 11 am (Open to 16+)
Learn how to make your own journal and fill it with ideas inspired by National Swap Idea Day.

 

Children’s Programs

Special Program: NFLXpo16

Saturday June 25, 2016 12-4

Can’t make it to ComicCon in NYC or San Diego? Come to the Library’s mini-Expo! Comics, movies, books — all things Pop Culture. Watch for details and get started on your costume. Find more details here.

 

Shake, Rattle, & Read – Tuesdays, July 5, Aug 2, & Sept 6 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.

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

Chapter Champions- Wednesdays, July 13 & Aug 10

July- A nonfiction book discussion for ages 9-12 focusing on the lives of famous (and not-so-famous!) athletes. This week’s discussion will be on “Babe Conquers the World” by Rich Wallace and Sandra Neil Wallace.
Aug- A nonfiction book discussion for ages 9-12 focusing on the lives of famous (and not-so-famous!) athletes. This week’s discussion will be on “We are the Ship” by Kadir Nelson.

Rookie Readers- July 14, 21, 28, Aug 4, & 11 at 10am

Stories, activities, fun for kids ages 8-10. This week’s theme: The Wide World of Sports.