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210 Lafayette Ave., Mon-Thurs 9:30am-8pm; Fri 9:30am-5pm; Sat 9:30am-5pm; Sun 12pm-5pm
Special Hours: Closed May 30 for Memorial Day

Upcoming Events & Email List

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Join our Email List for Up-to-Date Information, Resources, Events and More!

The Library sends out a weekly email, usually on Fridays, with our upcoming events, digital resources, news and more. If you would like to join our email list, please fill out the Newsletter Signup form here.

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Children’s Storytime, Crafts, and More!

Chairs Virtual Storytime: Friday & Saturday, May 20 & 21

Friday, May 20

1pm

Open Play

Come play cards, Mah Jongg, Scrabble, chess or other games at the Library on Fridays from 1:00-4:30pm. Register your group online.

Sunday, May 22

1:30pm

Bobby Darin: Beyond the Sea

The official Darin archivist, Jimmy Scalia, brings Bobby Darin’s story and music to life by utilizing Bobby’s memorabilia, his documents, music, and videos, keeping Darin’s legacy alive. Join us at the Library.

Register online.

Monday, May 23

6:30pm

Edible Landscaping

This program will explore ways of adding fruit, vegetables, and herbs to your existing beds, borders, and containers.  Presented by Cornell Cooperative Extension at the Library. Register online.

Tuesday, May 24

2pm

Audubon Mural Project in Hamilton Heights

This Audubon Mural Project Virtual Tour in NYC showcases over 40 murals of North American birds in the Hamilton Heights neighborhood where Audubon lived for the last decade of his life. Join us for this virtual tour via Zoom.

Register online.

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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

Meeting Room Application

Please be aware of the Library’s new permanent hours which are Mon-Thurs 9:30am-8pm, Fri & Sat from 9:30am-5:00pm; Sun from 12-5pm. 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

Save the dates! The next big book sale is scheduled for Friday & Saturday, August 5 & 6 from 9:30am to 2pm.

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.