Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Fundraisers! Thursday, August 14th

We will be hosting fundraisers at The Recovery Sports Grill and Menchie's in Amsterdam on Thursday, August 14th. You can dine at The Recovery Sports Grill from 5 to 9pm or stop by Menchie's from 2 to 10pm, with a special flier, and a percentage of your purchase will benefit the library. A flier must be presented at both locations. Fliers are available from the library. All proceeds from these fundraisers will benefit programs and services the library.

Friday, July 25, 2014

Gary VanSlyke Musical Programs

We will be hosting musical programs with Gary VanSlyke on July 29th and July 30th. On July 29th at 11am, Mr. VanSlyke will hold a Harmonica Workshop for children ages 7 and up. New harmonicas will be provided for this workshop. Registration is required for both workshops by calling the library at 853-3016 during library hours. Children must be accompanied by an adult to all library programs. These workshops received support from Saratoga Arts through its Fulton-Montgomery Arts Grants Program, which is made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Don't forget how easy it is to download our Audiobooks and eBooks! These can be downloaded to your computer, mobile device or eBook reader, 24/7, anytime, anywhere you have wifi!

It's a perfect fit for summer; headed to the beach and need a book? Check us out!

Wednesday, June 4, 2014


DaybyDayNY is a virtual calendar with content that changes every day. This unique setup gives families with young children numerous daily activities and a story to read together. The story, provided each day by One More Story (, is in the form of an eBook that includes original music and sound effects, produced by former Sesame Street Music Director, Robby Merkin. In addition, the website includes monthly activities, storytelling and nursery rhyme videos, rhymes for young children, craft activities for children and their caregivers, and much more!

Magazines Available on Loan

Did you know the library has current magazines that we lend out: Bon Appetit, Details, Entertainment Weekly, Empire State Mason, National Geographic, Popular Mechanics, Parents, Seventeen, Teen Vogue, Sports' Illustrated, Sports' Illustrated Kids,  Smithsonian, The Philadelphia Trumpet, Wired, and The Volunteer Firefighter!

You are also welcome to come in, relax, and read!

Friday, May 30, 2014

Free Downloadable Teen Audiobooks!

Your library is involved with a summer program that gives away two complete downloadable teen audiobooks each week for free! These audiobooks are directed at the 13+ age group and are yours to keep. The audiobooks are downloaded through Overdrive, so you may already familiar with the process. To see this week's titles, the summer schedule or for more information visit

This week we are offering a James Patterson and an Agatha Christie book! Check this out!


Friday, May 9, 2014

Recycle used ink cartidges and cell phones

Please don't forget we accept used ink cartridges and cell phones for recycling. Just turn your old items in at our desk; we'll recycle it for you!

Friday, November 15, 2013

Thank you to the families of Mr. & Mrs. J. Vincent Jowett and Anthony Aversa for the memorial donations to the library. This year we were able to paint shelves and trim as well as purchase a nice area rug for in front of our check out counter.