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.  

The Library has returned to regular hours. Masks are still required for all visitors. Thank you!


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Harry Potter Wand-Making Tutorial

July 31 @ 8:00 am - August 6 @ 5:00 pm
Happy Birthday, Harry Potter! Fans of the series can learn how to make their own Harry Potter-inspired wand through the tutorial below, led by Matt, our teen librarian! You'll need the following materials: A blank sheet of paper Glue stick or white glue Paint + brush (acrylic paint works best!) Hot glue gun + glue sticks ..Read More

Book Talks with AnnaLee: Inspiration Monday!

August 2 - August 8
Are you looking for a boost of positivity and a reminder of just how fantastic you are? Look no further than these inspirational books chosen by AnnaLee to help you tune in to your inner voice and honor your true dreams and purpose. Let's start the week off on a motivational foot! ..Read More

Minecraft Scavenger Hunt

August 7 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Log into our Minecraft server and put your mining skills to the test! Compete with other players to find the rarest items. Collect the most and score the highest to win a prize! This event will take one hour, and players must have their own Minecraft account. For ages 12+. Check back for server info...Read More

Teddy Bear Picnic

August 24 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Our Teddy Bear Picnic will return in person this summer! Join us for this special edition of one of our regular Family storytimes and bring your favorite stuffed friend (bear or otherwise) to join along in the fun! They will spend the night with us in an action packed sleepover--who knows what kind of mischief they will get up to overnight--and you can pick them up the next day!..Read More

End of Summer Party

August 24 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
If you hate cleaning up MESS you'll love this party (because we will clean it up for you!) We wanted to celebrate the end of the summer with a party of messy, crafty, creative stations just for you! Drop by anytime between 5:30 and 7:30pm on August 24 to celebrate with us! Stations will include water beads pool, giant bubbles, balloon dart art, and more!..Read More