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Library Book Sale this weekend: Friday from 10am to 3pm and Saturday from 10am to 2pm.
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210 Lafayette Ave., Open M-Th 10-9, Fri-Sat 10-5, Sun 12-5

Events

Monday, June 17

1:30pm

Ellis Island: Island of Hope, Island of Tears

Ellis Island is often referred to as the “Island of Hope” and the “Island of Tears.” Join Mario Medici, seasoned traveler and photographer, for a presentation and find out why. Mario will discuss the history of the island and bring us up-to-date on what visitors will see there today.

Thursdays, June 20, 27

11am

Film Series

June 20: Five Feet Apart // June 27: Hotel Mumbai

All films start at 11am.

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Wednesdays, June 19 & 26

1:30pm

Nineteenth Century Art with Joan Quinn

These two slide presentations will focus on the major art styles during the first half of the 1800’s in France. See how Neoclassicism and Romanticism vie for the public’s favor and lead the way to the future. Some of the artists discussed will be Ingres, Delacroix, and Goya.

Wednesday, June 19

7pm

Know the 10 Signs: Early Detection Matters

Early diagnosis gives people with Alzheimer’s disease the chance to make key decisions about treatment, care and planning and the power to make choices about their own health and future. This program increases awareness of the benefits of early Alzheimer’s detection, and provides information about memory loss and normal aging, Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia. Also learn about the risk factors, 10 warning signs and the diagnostic process, and resources to help.

Child Using Computer

Online Databases

Explore Suffern Library's many databases! Learn a new language, take free classes, read world newspapers, research genealogy...and so much more!

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Student Using Laptop at Suffern Free Library

Meeting Rooms

Meeting rooms are available to groups and organizations in the community for informational, educational, recreational, civic and cultural meetings. Please read the policy carefully to see if your group qualifies for the use of our space. If you have any questions, contact us either by email or by calling (845) 357-1237.

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Always Available eBooks

Want to download an eBook TODAY? Freading has thousands of eBooks to choose from and they are always available! You can download from Freading onto any eReader including the Kindle Fire (except the basic Kindle, sorry).

Technology at Suffern Library

eBooks, eAudio, Videos

We have THOUSANDS of books, including the most popular bestsellers! If a book is not available, you can place it on hold and you will be notified when it is available to download. These books can be downloaded onto all popular eBook Readers.

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Movies, Music, Audiobooks, eBooks & More

Instantly stream or temporarily download music, eBooks, comics, audiobooks, television episodes and movies! You can access hoopla via your computer, tablet or smartphone. Just download the free hoopla digital mobile app.

Download Magazines

Try RBdigital! Get popular magazines delivered directly to your phone, iPad, computer, tablet, etc. Once you download the magazines, they are YOURS TO KEEP!

Book Sales

Suffern Library holds six book sales each year. Upcoming 2019 sales are on:

  • June 14, 10am-3pm; June 15, 10am-2pm
  • August 8, 4:00-8:00pm; August 9, 10am-3pm
  • October 24 (Preview Sale), 6:30-8:00pm; October 25, 10am-3pm, October 26, 10am-2pm
  • December 13, 10am-3pm; December 14, 10am-2pm

Need Help?

Our staff is here to help. Feel free to contact us via email or call us at 845-357-1237.