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Jean Marzollo Children's Room

We are thrilled to begin to process of creating The Jean Marzollo Children's Room at the Butterfield Library! Jean was an author and great friend to all libraries. 

If you would like to help create this special place, click the donation button below:

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Exciting Events

We have programs for all ages and interests. Have an idea for a new program, let us know.

Our Online Resources

We offer you tons of online resources that you can access from any device.
All you need is a valid Butterfield Library card to enjoy hours of digital material.
Don't have a library card, you can apply for one now.

Ah, books ...

Most people don't care what format they read, print or digital, they just want to read.
You can download ebooks and audiobooks through Overdrive and Hoopla, or order a print book. Either way, take a moment to enjoy a good book.

Not sure what to read next?
Here are some suggestions from our staff.

Staff Picks
Just for you
The Diary of a Young Girl
The Grouchy Ladybug
Endurance
John Adams
To Kill a Mockingbird
Hurt Go Happy
Because of Winn-Dixie
El Deafo
The First American: The Life and Times of Benjamin Franklin
Wonderstruck
The Good Neighbor: The Life and Work of Fred Rogers
Polar Bear, Polar Bear, What Do You Hear?
Me: Stories of My Life
The Secret Life of Bees
The Very Busy Spider


Butterfield Library's favorite books »
Hoopla Audiobooks
Coming October 2018
Your Guide to Forest Bathing: Experience the Healing Power of Nature
Flygirl
Ethic
The Daily Flame: 365 Love Letters from Your Inner Pilot Light
The Upheaval
Taking the Lane: The Feminist Bicycle Revolution
The Science of Taking Charge: Core Skills to Enhance Performance, Regain Control, and Break Through Barriers
Second Chance Kisses
Food Sanity: How to Eat in a World of Fads and Fiction
The Collapse of Western Civilization: A View from the Future
American History Tellers:
Buddha and Einstein Walk Into a Bar: How New Discoveries About Mind, Body, and Energy Can Help Increase Your Longevity
Around the Way Girls 10
Trumped Up: How Criminalization of Political Differences Endangers Democracy
Old Paths


Butterfield Library's favorite books »

BOUNCING BABIES: 
Costume Parade!
SCARE LEVEL 0

No scare here! Just a fun party for the little ones. Bring your little person in costume, and we will parade through the library after story time! 

Drop in.

Thursday
October 25th at 10 AM

SPOOKY CRAFT PARTY
SCARE LEVEL 1

Not too scary, just enough halloween fun. Make a creepy potion bottle or spell book for Halloween! 

Grades 4 and up. 

Wednesday
October 24th at 5 PM

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MAKE A HALLOWEEN GOODY BAG!
Decorate a goody bag for your Halloween treats! Grades k & up.

Wednesday, 
October 17th 3:30 PM
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Introduction to Babysitting!


Babysitting is a hard job with a lot of responsibility.

Come learn what you need to know before you start.

Saturday, November 3rd @ 10 AM

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The return of Reel Life Film Club!

College Essay Writing Workshop!


The Wonderful World of Bats!

Tuesday, October 23 at 3:30 PM

Jerry Schneider, aka “The Bat Guy”, will teach us about bats in our attics, vampire bats, bat eyesight, migration, hibernation, and echolocation.

After the program, you have an opportunity to stencil a bat T-shirt.Bring your own white shirt or buy one for $4.  Suitable for ages 5 and up.  
Registration Required.

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Hours

Monday 10 AM - 8 PM
Tuesday 10 AM - 5 PM
Wednesday 10 AM - 8 PM
Thursday 10 AM - 5 PM
Friday 10 AM - 5 PM
Saturday 10 AM - 5 PM
Sunday 12 PM - 3 PM    

Holiday Schedule         

Contact

Jane D'Emic, Head of Circulation
Luanne Morse, Head of Adult
Services Johanna Reinhardt, Head of Children's Services
Maureen McGrath, Head of Youth Services
Gillian Thorpe, Library Director

10 Morris Avenue, Cold Spring, NY 10516
845.265.3040 (t) 845.265.4852 (f)
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