Fall Into Germantown Library’s Fall Book Sale!

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9 am- 3 pm

31 Palatine Park Road, Germantown, NY 12526

For additional information call 518.537.5800

Fiction, non-fictions, children’s books, movies, audio books and much more!

Odyssey of the Mind Theatrical Makeup for Kids, Presented by the Germantown PTSA and The Germantown Library

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Odyssey of the Mind: Theatrical Makeup for Kids, by Stephen Hanan, Tony Award Nominee for Best Actor in the Broadway Musical “Cats”.

Saturday, October 17th 1-3 pm in the Hover Room.

Space is limited to school age children so contact the Library to reserve your spot by calling 518.537.5800 or emailing us at germantownlibrary@valstar.net.


Talks on Metaphysical and Eerie Aspects of the History of New York

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Friends of Clermont, Tivoli Free Library and Germantown Library Invite You to Get in the Spirit of the Season.

Saturday, October 3rd 3 p.m. at the Tivoli Free Library, Professor and Author Joscelyn Godwin presents on his book, “Upstate Cauldron:  Eccentric Spiritual Movements in Early New York State”.

Saturday, October 10th 3 p.m. at the JDL Library at Clermont Cottage, Author Michael Keene talks about his book “Mad House:  The Hidden History of Insane Asylums in 19th Century New York”.

For more information or to register for these free talks visit:  www.friendsofclermont.org, call (518) 537-6622 or email anero@friendsofclermont.org.

The CPR & First Aid Training Class has been postponed. Check back for new date!

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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.