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Announcement: Kinderhook Library Announces New Director

January 23 @ 8:00 am - January 29 @ 5:00 pm
The Board of Trustees of Kinderhook Memorial Library has hired Matthew
Pavloff to be Library Director, effective February 11, 2022. He succeeds AnnaLee Dragon who has accepted the position of Executive Director of the New York Library Association (NYLA). Dragon has served with distinction as Director of the Library for 10 years.

In announcing Pavloff’s appointment, Board President Gary Spielmann said,
“The goal of our search was to find a dynamic library professional with vision and enthusiasm for the Library’s role in enriching our community. We have found that person in Matthew Pavloff. He has served as Teen Services Librarian, IT specialist, volunteer coordinator, fundraising assistant, office manager and assistant library director.”

“We are fortunate to have had Matthew as a key staff person for the past nine years. He has been instrumental in helping grow our library’s services and expanding our reach into the communities of Kinderhook and Stuyvesant. (more…)

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Book Talks with AnnaLee: BookPage Picks!

January 24 - January 30
While we wait on the supply chain to deliver our boxes of new books, AnnaLee shares some awesome picks from the January issue of BookPage! BookPage has tons of great reviews on all types of books, and is available free at the library each month, thanks to the sponsorship of the Friends of the Library. Pick up an issue the next time you're in, or just watch the video to see some of the great new and forthcoming titles! ..Read More