Butterfield Library

Hello, Summer.

The library has lots of events planned for the summer. We will offer reading incentives, book groups, walking tours, and a whole bunch more!
We know you have a lot of summer reading to do - both for fun and for school!

Visit our SUMMER READING pages (see menu bar) to sign up for Summer Reading, record minutes/books you have read, find book suggestions, win rewards, and view Haldane School required reading lists.

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:

CRAZY CALENDAR RAFFLE

ON SALE NOW until SEPTEMBER 30th
Help the Friends raise money for special services, like our popular museum passes!

There will be 31 winners!
A prize every single day in October!!
BUY NOW

 
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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.

HOMEWORK HELP
STREAM VIDEOS with INDIEFLIX
JOB, RESUME, & CAREER HELP
LEARN a LANGUAGE with MANGO
NEWSPAPERS
 & MAGAZINES
PRACTICE TEST CENTER

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.

BOUNCING BABIES PLAYTIME

Babies from birth to 2 years old and their parents/caregivers will enjoy books, rhymes, and songs, plus, the best part, meet other babies and grown-ups in the neighborhood . Held on Thursdays from 10 - 11 am. Drop in. 

**CURRENTLY on BREAK**

SPANISH/ENGLISH BILINGUAL STORYTIME

We invite children under 5, accompanied by a caregiver, to enjoy Spanish stories and music. Tuesdays, from 11 – 11:30 am.

**CURRENTLY on BREAK**

¡Vamos a leer juntos! con Lisa Marie
Invitamos a los niños menores de 5 años, con un adulto, para disfrutar de cuentos y música latina. 

THE LIBRARY'S H.S. TEAM HEADS TO REGIONAL BATTLE

The Library's high school Battle of the Books team, "The Evil Latin Teachers" heads to Ulster Community College on Saturday, August 18, to face off against 15 other teams. The team will compete  in a series of trivia rounds that will test their knowledge on thefive novels that they read--and reread-- throughout the summer. The high school team is made up of Haldane junior Aurora McKee, and sophomores Arden Conybear, Sophia Kottman, and Caleb Schmidt. (Patrick Reinhardt participated in the program all summer but has family obligations on Saturday.) Awards will be given for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place.

HAPPENING THIS FALL!

 The Middle School Battle of the Books Regional Battle!

The return of Reel Life Film Club!

After Hours Halloween Party!

College Essay Writing Workshop!

And more!

Check the online calendar for details.



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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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