KEEP Spring Walk: Spring Migration Bird Walk Saturday, April 8 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

This spring walk will be guided by Linda Atkins, Pearl Broder and Louise Fraza of the KEEP Conservation Foundation

KEEP is located on County Route 8, across from Orr Road in Germantown

This is a family friendly guided tour.  Participants should bring water and binoculars and lunch if desired.  A limited number of children’s binoculars will be available to loan.

Space is limited – Pre-registration is required by calling the library at 518-537-5800

Germantown Library Makerspace presents “Fly Tying” Sunday, March 26 1:00-4:00 p.m.

Truffle Talk with Cheryl Jean Tuesday, April 11 6:30-8:00 pm

The library is pleased to announce the start of a new Story Hour

Beginning Wednesday, February 1st at 10 a.m. and every Wednesday thereafter, the library will be offering a story and craft for preschool children.
Preregistration is not required. Feel free to stop in.

Shop AmazonSmile and help support the Germantown Library

Shop AmazonSmile and help support the Germantown LIbrary

By shopping at AmazonSmile (, the AmazonSmile Foundation donates 0.5% of the price of eligible purchases to the charitable organizations selected by customers.  Click the link above to start shopping!

eBooks for Kids!

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.

tumblebooksTumbleBooks are electronic versions of kids’ favorite picture books with added animation, sound, music and narration.

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Looking for fun, interactive language lessons? Lessons available in over 30  languages !