Ugly Holiday Sweater Decorating

Wednesday, December 2, at 6pm

You bring the sweater or sweatshirt and we provide the ugly!

You will be all set with your hideous holiday sweater for whatever parties come your way!


Content to Color

Saturday, December 5, at 11am

Adult coloring is exploding in the media as a source of relaxation and stress relief. See what the coloring craze is all about by stopping by the library and taking part in a coloring session!

All supplies and light refreshments provided. Creativity and conversation are optional.


Friends of Historic Saugerties

Saturday, December 5, at 2pm

The Friends of Historic Saugerties is a community group whose mission it is to make local history accessible to the community through educational initiatives including shared inquiry, exploration of resources, and programs for learning and discovery.
Meetings are held every first Saturday of the month from 2:00-4:30 pm in the Community Room. Everyone is welcome.


Festival of Trees

Sunday, December 6, 12-4pm

Visit the library during the Holiday in the Village Open House. Vote on your favorite decorated tree, bring your kids for a craft, or simply step into our warmth and grab a snack.


Borrow a Kindle Today!

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

After You by Jojo Moyes
Circling the Sun by Paula McLain
Career of Evil by Robert Galbraith
Furiously Happy by Jenny Lawson
The Lake House by Kate Morton
Last Bus to Wisdom by Ivan Doig
See Me by Nicholas Sparks
Find out more at this webpage.


Kids and Teens: Borrow an iPad!

The Saugerties Public Library has 3 iPads available for teens and 5 iPads for children to check out and use in the library. The iPads are due after one hour and cannot be removed from the Teen Room or Children’s Library. Teens must be 13 – 19 and have a library card in good standing to borrow an iPad. Children must have an adult with them at all times and one of them must have a library card in good standing to borrow an iPad.

To see which apps have been downloaded to the iPads, click right here!