2015 Budget Information

The 2015 Library Budget passed:

228 YES

27 NO

Myrna Sameth and Brian Collins have been elected as Trustees.

Thank you, voters!


Fidelis Care

Tuesday, September 23, at 6:30

Need Health Insurance?

Fidelis Care is the New York State Catholic Health Plan, providing quality, affordable health coverage to children and adults in 59 counties statewide. The mission of Fidelis Care is to ensure that every resident, regardless of income, age, religion, gender, or ethnic background, has access to quality health care, provided with dignity and respect.

Fidelis Care offers free or low-cost comprehensive health insurance through the Family Health Plus, Child Health Plus, and Medicaid Managed Care programs.


How to Find Great Colleges You Can Afford

Thursdays, September 25, at 6:30

“How to Find Great AND Affordable Colleges” with former college admission director and founder and principal of Next Step College Counseling, Sandra M. Moore, M.A. Participants will learn how to discover and compare institutions (including high-priced ones) that are generous with need-based and merit aid and/or discounted tuition. To reserve your place register at the main circulation desk or call 246-4317.


Read to Zoey

Saturday, September 27, from 10:30am - 12

Read books to Zoey, a certified reading therapy dog. Walk-ins welcome.



Borrow a Kindle Today!

Borrow a Kindle for two weeks! They come preloaded with the best new titles. The newest additions include:

The Fault in Our Stars by John Green
Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline
All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr
All Fall Down by Jennifer Weiner
Still Life with Bread Crumbs by Anna Quindlen
The Silkworm by Robert Galbraith
Book of Life by Deborah Harkness
Find out more at this webpage.


Art Exhibits: 2016

The Stephen L. Crohn Gallery at the Saugerties Public Library is looking for exciting new exhibits to fill its calendar for 2016. All artists are encouraged to fill out an application and submit by October 1, 2014 for consideration. The Arts & Exhibits Committee will review applications in all media. Since the opening of the new building, the Library has hosted shows by local and national artists in both the downstairs and upstairs galleries. Application forms are available online here. A list of scheduled exhibits is available here.