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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Across the Digital Divide: Internet Security 101

July 22 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
securityNow more than ever, learning the basics of internet security is a necessity. Join our resident Tech Expert Heather Lloyd as she teaches us how to keep ourselves safe and secure online. She'll give us tips for adults on how to protect our digital lives during this informative session. Registration is required, so give us  a call today to sign up!..Read More

Let’s Build Something!

July 24 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
craftsWhat do you think you can make with just some paper tubes and tape? A marble run, perhaps? Or how about a bridge jsing clothespins, paper clips, and popsicle sticks? If you are up for the challenge, then come on over and let's build something! Older kids can work by themselves or in groups, and families are welcome to help their little ones and build together! Save..Read More

Storytime on the Loose

July 26 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
IMG_2773We are heading up to the Village Hall for storytime on Wednesday mornings! Now, we will have much more space to dance around with bubbles and run under the parachute. There will also be a puppet theater, blocks, musical instruments, and other fun stuff to play with after storytime. The structured part of the program happens in the first 30 minutes. Afterwards, children and their caregivers can stay and play for the remainder of the time Save Save Save..Read More

Let’s Make Something!

July 26 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
makeBeads, puffy paint, and salt dough are just some of the materials you can use to make your own amazing works of art! We will provide all the supplies you need. All you ave to do is join us on the Library lawn so that we can make something great together! Save Save Save Save Save Save Save Save Save..Read More

Lunchtime Book Talks

July 27 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
book-talk-featureAre you an avid reader whose always looking fort he next best book? Join our Director for a lunchtime book talk! In this new program, each session will have a theme (Beach Reads in July and Historical Fiction is August) and we'll highlight some of our favorites in that grouping. We'll also have read-alike lists on hand of favorite authors within the genre, and look forward to hearing participants' suggestions as well! Feel free to bring a bag lunch if you'd like, and don't forget your own book recommendations!..Read More