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Join our self-defense class on Saturday at 11am. Walk-ins welcome.
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210 Lafayette Ave., Mon-Thurs 9:30am-8pm; Fri 9:30am-5pm; Sat 9:30am-5pm; Sun 12pm-5pm

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The Library sends out a weekly email, usually on Fridays, with our upcoming events, digital resources, news and more. Join our email list here.

Thursday, April 18


Job Searching through Networking

Join Sasha Sidel for a workshop on searching for a job in the current market. The landscape of job search has changed a great deal the last few years and she wants to ensure everyone has access to the most accurate tactics. Register online.

Saturday, April 20


Self Defense Class for Adults and Teens

Come learn some basic self-defense skills. Register online. Walk-ins welcome.

April 25-27

Book Sale

Preview Book Sale: Thursday, April 25 from 6:00-7:30pm for Suffern & Sloatsburg cardholders (you must show your library card)

Regular Book Sale: Friday & Saturday, April 26 & 27 from 9:30am-2pm

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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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Meeting Rooms

New Meeting Room Application as of March 27, 2024

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

You can now download magazines directly from Overdrive. These are yours to borrow for up to two weeks. Check out the many options available to you today. Call our librarians if you need help.


Book Sales

Book Sale Donations:

We are now accepting donations of items in “gently used” condition for the book sale. Please follow the “Delivery” signs in the parking lot and drive around to the back of the building where you will find the donation bins. There is a limit of 2 small boxes or bags per drop off. Please do not overflow the bins.

Lobby Book Sale

Our Lobby Book Sale is back. We have carts in the lower level. Pay at the Checkout Desk.

Next Book Sale

Friday & Saturday, April 26 & 27 from 9:30am-2pm

Preview Book Sale: Thursday, April 25 from 6:00-7:30pm

Need Help?

Our staff is here to help. Feel free to contact us via email. We continue to answer reference questions via email at askus@suffernfreelibrary.org.