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Elaina Burns performs a concert of Renewal on piano on Sunday at 1:30pm. Register online.
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Children’s Storytime, Crafts, and More!

Monsters Virtual Storytime: Friday & Saturday, Jan. 21 & 22

Hibernation Virtual Storytime: Tuesday & Wednesday, Jan. 25 & 26

Saturday, Jan. 22


Winter Food Festival with Chef Rob Scott

Chef Rob Scott returns to us from Long Island via Facebook Live for a Winter Food Festival. Everyone is welcome to join the Facebook Live event, but by registering in advance, you will receive copies of the recipes prior to the cooking demonstration so that you can follow along.

Check out what Chef Rob is cooking and register to receive copies of the recipes here.

Sunday, Jan. 23


Renewal: Elaina Burns on Piano

Dr. Elaina Burns, pianist, is looking forward to her return to the Suffern Library to share this thoughtful and powerful concert of works by Bach, Mozart, Rachmaninoff, Capers, and Olivieri with the Suffern Library community offered in the spirit of renewal. Open to residents of the Suffern Central School District. Space is limited and registration is required.

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

Update: As of January 31, the Library will close at 8pm and all organizations must vacate the meeting rooms by 7:45pm. 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. During COVID, occupancy limits apply. 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 a couple of carts in the lower level.

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.