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

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Events

WINTER BREAK PROGRAMS:

  • PokéParty, Tuesday, Dec 27 1pm – 4pm. Main Library, Story Hour Room. Celebrate the new game Pokémon Sun and Moon at the library! Come dressed as your favorite Pokémon or trainer. Bring your 3DS if you have one, or bring Pokémon Go! All ages welcome.
  • A Trip to Diagon Alley with Hagrid’s Army, Thursday, Dec 29 1pm – 4pm. Main Library, Story Hour Room. Need some wizarding supplies? Join Hagrid’s Army for wandmaking and other crafts and activities to show your Hogwarts spirit. All ages welcome.

WINTER 2017 PROGRAMS:

NEW! Roblox Meetups, Thursdays, Jan 5, Feb 2, and March 2 at 5 p.m. Main Library, E-Learning Center. Come to the library to work on ROBLOX creations and missions with other players. Limited to 10.

Minecraft Meetups, Thursdays, Jan 12, 26; Feb 9, 23; March 9, 23 at 5 p.m. Main Library, E-Learning Center. Complete Minecraft puzzles and missions with other players at the library. Open to ages 7-13. Registration required and opens one week before each session. Register online.

Middle Grades Math Club, Sundays Jan 8, 22; Feb 12, 26; March 12, 26 at 3 p.m. – 4 p.m. Main Library, Story Hour Room. Celebrate your love of mathematics and join us for some fun! Open to grades 6-8. Questions? Email newburghmathclub@gmail.com

Hagrid’s Army Meeting, Saturday, Jan 14, 1 p.m. – 2 p.m. Main Library, Story Hour Room. Join us for a meeting where we will evaluate our December events and plan future ones. We will also discuss chapter leadership roles. All are welcome. Keep an eye out for additional meeting dates & times, and Harry Potter March Madness.

Teen Tech Challenge, Wednesday, March 8 at 1 p.m. Teens are invited to explore ways technology can create positive change. Presented as part of National Teen Tech Week, March 5-11. Watch for details.

Gaming and Anime Nights. Join us at the library for retro-gaming and an anime screening. Watch for details.

Teen Graphic Novel Discussion Coming in March! Date to be announced. We’ll be reading and discussing Nothing Can Possibly Go Wrong by Prudence Shen and Faith Erin Hicks. Open to ages 11-17.

Teen Advisory Board (TAB):
Teen Advisory Board (TAB) is a group that meets every other month to plan teen programs and suggest books and other materials for the library. All of this is done in a laid-back atmosphere where chocolate and other sugary snacks serve as inspiration for the group. If you’re interested in joining or just want to sit in on a meeting, feel free to show up at the next scheduled one. CURRENTLY ON A BREAK PENDING HIRING OF A NEW TEEN SERVICES LIBRARIAN. Check back soon!

Volunteer Service:
Do you need to volunteer for community service for school or church? You can earn that time by volunteering at to help at the Library. Contact Teen Services at 845-563-3644.