The Germantown Library is seeking a part-time dynamic, multi-tasking Program Coordinator to develop and manage adult and children’s programs. The Coordinator is responsible for recruiting appropriate speakers to conduct programs; find authors and guest lecturers for talks; develop ideas for study groups; performers for crafts, music performances, and story hour.
The Program Coordinator will also develop and oversee the NYS Summer Reading Program.
Hours are flexible and expected to be approximately 6-10 hours per week with some hours spent on-site.
Send cover letter with resume and references to the firstname.lastname@example.org or mail to Germantown Library; attn: Lynn Place/Director; 31 Palatine Park Road, Germantown, NY 12526.
Here is the Germantown Book Jar for our patrons. Write down a title of a book that you loved, found interesting, were inspired or moved by, and put it in the book jar.
Share with other patrons for good reads through the long winter.
The library has expanded services with a new digital collection website experience just for kids. The main MHLS Digital Download Collection now has a separate site to provide a safe and easy browsing experience for kids.
Libraries recognize the need to provide a safe environment for kids to browse library materials. Just as the children’s section of the physical library has its own place, the same experience is now available in the digital collection for kids eBooks and audiobooks. Browsing can be done by subject, reading level or interest level. Check out the Kid’s eReading Room.
TumbleBooks are electronic versions of kids’ favorite picture books with added animation, sound, music and narration.
Looking for fun, interactive language lessons? Over 45 foreign languages (Spanish, French, Italian, Brazilian Portuguese, German, Russian, Mandarin Chinese, Japanese, Greek, Irish & more) & 15 English as a Second Language (ESL) courses available.