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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Explore the Tarot

July 21 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
tarotTarot is a fascinating deck of cards that date back to the 15th century when they were first used for card games. Tarot cards started being used for divination in the late 18th century. This one-hour class, led by Prudence J. M. Theriault, Certified Tarot Master/Instructor, will give an overview of the symbolism of the Major and Minor Arcana, and will also help you get more out of a tarot reading..Read More

Teen Chess Club

July 22 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Chess gameFor newbies and masters, all skill levels are welcome! Help us get this great new teen club off the ground!..Read More

Terrific Turtles

July 23 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
turtlesThe Children's Museum of Science and Technology (CMOST) will be here to teach us all about turtles and help kids make an art project to take home! Registration is required. Ages 5+...Read More

STEM on the Loose

July 25 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
stemThe Village of Kinderhook camp kids will be joining us for this weekly program. Each week will feature a different STEM challenge for kids to complete. Ages 5+. Please note: Wednesday, August 8, kids will meet at the Library instead of the Village Hall for a "Chalk the Walk" contest!..Read More

Lynx @ the Library

July 26 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Big-cats-love-boxes-canada-lynx-maxCome meet Max, a Canada lynx, and wildlife rehabilitator Bernadette Hoffman, as well as a hedgehog and a ferret! Ages 5+...Read More