Welcome to the Kinderhook Memorial Library.

Our mission is to connect our patrons with information – traditional and new media. Now, more than ever, libraries are becoming community centers, gathering spaces, and places not only for learning, but also for entertainment. The links above will orient you to our innovative programming and services.  

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Earth Day Every Day

April 23 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
earth smilePlease join us for this special storytime as we celebrate our beautiful planet with stories, songs, and crafts from recycled materials! For ages 5+..Read More

Pokemon Meetup: Battle, Trade, and Go!

April 24 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
poketrainersBring your DS systems, Pokemon cards, and any other PokeGear you may have to our Pokemon Meetup at the Library! Trade cards or battle other trainers, or go on a Pokemon Go tour around the village! If you want to be the very best and catch 'em all, don't miss it!..Read More

Ranger Time

April 25 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
mvbJoin our special storytime guest, Maryalice Montoya, a park guide from the Martin Van Buren National Historic Site, as she takes us on a journey back to when Martin Van Buren lived on his farm in Kinderhook. Topics will be introduced through books, music, and activities. For ages 3-5..Read More

Family Style: Family Cookbook Club

April 25 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
dk cookWho says a cookbook club has to be just for grownups? Join us for our first ever cookbook club that the whole family can participate in! We will be selecting recipes from DK's Complete Children's Cookbook. To register for this event, stop by the Library to select what recipe your family will be making. We will then gather around the table on Thursday, April 25 at 6:30pm to share the delicious food we made, family style!..Read More

A Very Happy Birthday to Hungry Caterpillar

April 26 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
hungry catEric Carle's beloved picture book, The Very Hungry Caterpillar, turns 50 this year! So, we're throwing our favorite voracious eater a party! We will have crafts, activities, and the Library's first butterfly garden!..Read More