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News and Events
The Library will be closed on December 25th and January 1. Best wishes for a happy and healthy holiday season.
Our 2018 appeal is underway.
If you haven't donated yet we could still use your help to reach our goal.
Thank you to those who have already donated.
If you are looking for other ways to help the Library throughout the year consider using Giving Assistant and Amazon Smile.
Job Opportunity - position is still open
Adult Library Page
Visit our Staff page for more details and the job application.
We still have trees and sprays!
Thank you to everyone
who supported the Greenery Sale and all the Vendors.
Annual Greenery Sale
December 1, 2018
Danielle Downes - Fiber Products
Kim Graff - Jewelry
Rensselaerville Historical Society
Inspired Soap Co.
Look What I Found
Rose Ingneri -Crochet items
Partridge Run Farm and Apiary
Sheepy Valley Farms
A Special Thanks to everyone who helped decorate wreaths, create sprays, baked cookies and breads, donated and cut Christmas trees - you make this fundraiser a success for the Library.
Thank you to Trader Joe's for their support.
Thank you to Bill Benson for the ginger bread cookies. The kids enjoyed decorating them.
Thank you to the Huyck Preserve for the pine cone bird feeder project.
How exciting to have Mr. Dickens visit the Library.
December 8 at 4pm
Pre-performance appearance by Mr. Dickens. Come meet Mr. Dickens and hear him read 'A Visit from St. Nicholas' by Clement C. Moore.
Free and suitable for all ages.
Note: special opening of the Library at 4pm for this program.
Expedition Extended until Year End
Pick up your Map!
New Job Resource
online resume builder
December Program Schedule
18 – 10:30am – StoryTime: Winter Holidays! Program includes stories, songs and art projects.
19 – 4-6pm – STEAM Lab –Building Igloos out of marshmallows. During this program kids will discover how to build and engineer structures and determine which shapes are the strongest. Kids may also use KEVA blocks during this program.
26 – 4-6pm – STEAM Lab –All about Me – Students will learn how the human body works through a variety of activities. Coloring pages will also be available for cut and paste activities.
For more information on each movie visit our movie page.
Did you know..
The Library has a new copier, printer, scanner, fax machine. This machine prints in color and accommodates paper up to 11x17.
You can now print from your own device including your phone. Staff can help you connect.
Scans are free.
Faxes are $1.00 a fax
Printing and Copy fees vary by paper size and color options.
Now You Can Donate Online Using an E-Check
Now you can donate to the Library through our website using an E-check! Also called an electronic bank transfer, this allows you to make a donation from your checking account without having to write or mail in a check. And it saves the Library 2/3 of the fees we would typically be charged with a credit card donation.
Click HERE to get started and make a one-time donation.
Make an Ongoing Monthly Contribution!
You can now make an automatically recurring monthly donation of as little as $5 per month to help support the Library! These recurring donations, automatically deducted each month from your debit or credit card, make an easy and sustainable impact.
Benefits to you include:
• No hassle automatic withdrawals from the account of your choice.
• The ability to change your gift amount or the method of payment at any time.
• A record of each monthly gift that will appear on your credit or debit card statement.
• Automatic renewal, with the ability to cancel at any time.
Sign up today by clicking here! If you have any questions, feel free to contact the library.
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PO Box 188
Rensselaerville, NY 12147
Fax: (518) 797-5211
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