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Libraries that offer special programs to acquaint children with library services and encourage them to read.

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Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
Children's Library ServicesBroomePROGRAMMING FOR CHILDREN AND ADULTSGLOVERSVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY
Library ServicesThis service provides pre-school story times, and other programs for children.MontgomeryCHILDREN'S LIBRARY SERVICESFROTHINGHAM FREE LIBRARY
Library ServicesChildren's Library Services include outreach with schools, TREK Backpack Nature Kit for Families, Preschool Story Times, Math Counts kits, and Music Kits. The Math Counts Kits promote math literacy skills among grade school children. Each kit focuses on a math concept, and includes stories, activities, and math manipulatives. The Music Kits allow families to create their own story-time at home with books, felt board stories, finger-plays, songs, music and action rhymes. A plan is included to use all the materials in one 45- minute sitting, but each item can be used independently or with just one or two other items.FultonCHILDREN'S LIBRARY SERVICESJOHNSTOWN PUBLIC LIBRARY
Library ServicesThe New York State Summer Reading Program is a free public library reading program for children and teens. Kids who join the summer reading program at their local public library have the opportunity to read and share books with others and to join in activities, events and celebrations related to the reading program theme.MontgomeryNEW YORK STATE SUMMER READING PROGRAM FOR CHILDRENFROTHINGHAM FREE LIBRARY
Library ServicesThe Amsterdam Free Library provides recreational, educational and cultural programming for people of all ages: children's, teen, adult and older adult services. Print and multimedia materials are available for borrowing with a library card. Computer and Internet access, inter-library loan, a video magnifier and accessible software for the visually impaired, information and referral, home-bound services, a tutoring space and a community room for meetings are all available.MontgomeryPUBLIC LIBRARIESAMSTERDAM FREE LIBRARY
Library ServicesThe Berlin Free Town Library has books, magazines, audio books videos, DVDs, and CDs available for borrowing. There are three computers available for public use with internet access and Microsoft Office products.RensselaerPUBLIC LIBRARIESBERLIN FREE TOWN LIBRARY
Library ServicesThe Town of Brunswick Library offers library services including computers available for public use.RensselaerPUBLIC LIBRARIESBRUNSWICK COMMUNITY LIBRARY
Library ServicesThe Caldwell-Lake George Library provides library services and two computers for public use.WarrenPUBLIC LIBRARIESCALDWELL-LAKE GEORGE LIBRARY
Library ServicesThe Chatham Public Library offers library services. Additional programs: e-books, streaming videos, passes to 20 area museums Ukulele jamming-instruments provided, mahjong groups, story time for kids, and Lego club.ColumbiaPUBLIC LIBRARIESCHATHAM PUBLIC LIBRARY
Library ServicesThe Cheney Library provides library services to residents of the towns of Hoosick, Pittstown, Buskirk, and White Creek.RensselaerPUBLIC LIBRARIESCHENEY LIBRARY
Library ServicesThe Chester Public Library offers library services to Chester area residents. There are seven computers available for public use.WarrenPUBLIC LIBRARIESCHESTER PUBLIC LIBRARY
Library ServicesClaverack Library offers complete library services.ColumbiaPUBLIC LIBRARIESCLAVERACK LIBRARY
Library ServicesThe Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library has 164,838 items available for circulation. There are 31 computers available for public use.SaratogaPUBLIC LIBRARIESCLIFTON PARK-HALFMOON PUBLIC LIBRARY
Library ServicesThe Community Library of Cobleskill is open to the public and offers recreational, educational and cultural programming for people of all ages. Children's, teen, adult and older services are available as well as print and multimedia materials available for borrowing, computer and internet access, inter-library loan, a video magnifier and accessible software for the visually impaired, large print materials,information and referral, home-bound services, a community room for meetings, and a tutoring space. Programs include pre-school story times, chess, Animanga and book discussion clubs for youth and teens, the New York State Summer Reading Program, book discussions for adults, genealogy and local history information about Cobleskill and Schoharie County.SchohariePUBLIC LIBRARIESCOBLESKILL COMMUNITY LIBRARY
Library ServicesThe Corinth Free Library provides library services including story times for preschool children Friday mornings. Five computers are available for public use.SaratogaPUBLIC LIBRARIESCORINTH FREE LIBRARY
Library ServicesThe East Greenbush Community Library provides library services to East Greenbush area residents in Rensselaer County.RensselaerPUBLIC LIBRARIESEAST GREENBUSH COMMUNITY LIBRARY
Library ServicesThe Fort Hunter Free Library offers pre-school story times, the New York State Summer Reading Program; family films; educational, recreational, and cultural programs for children, and a special needs collection for children and parents. Also available are public internet and computer access, online resources for use at library and home, homebound services for people who are disabled, software for visually impaired people, large print and audiobooks, and visiting kits for older adults to stimulate reminiscing and conversation. Tax forms can be obtained here.MontgomeryPUBLIC LIBRARIESFORT HUNTER FREE LIBRARY
Library ServicesThe Galway Public Library provides library services and has four adult public access computers and two children’s public access PC in the library. Summer Reading hours. Call for detail.SaratogaPUBLIC LIBRARIESGALWAY PUBLIC LIBRARY
Library ServicesThe Grafton Community Library provides library services to Grafton area residents.RensselaerPUBLIC LIBRARIESGRAFTON COMMUNITY LIBRARY
Library ServicesThe Horicon Free Public Library provides library services to Brant Lake area residents in Warren County. Three computers are available for public use.WarrenPUBLIC LIBRARIESHORICON FREE PUBLIC LIBRARY
Library ServicesThe Town of Johnsburg Library provides library services and has six computers available for public use.WarrenPUBLIC LIBRARIESJOHNSBURG LIBRARY
Library ServicesThe Johnstown Public Library offers preschool story times, outreach to schools, TREK backpack nature kits, math kits, music kits, book discussions for adults, the New York State Summer Reading Program, family films, as well as educational, recreational, and cultural programs for people of all ages. Also available are public Internet and computer access, online resources for use at library and home, home-bound services for people who are disabled, software for visually impaired people, large print and audio books, and Visiting Kits for older adults to stimulate reminiscing and conversation. There is genealogy and local history information about Johnstown, Fulton County, and New York State, and a community meeting and tutoring space is available. Tax forms can be obtained here.FultonPUBLIC LIBRARIESJOHNSTOWN PUBLIC LIBRARY
Library ServicesThe Menands Public Library provides library services to Menands area residents.AlbanyPUBLIC LIBRARIESMENANDS PUBLIC LIBRARY
Library ServicesThe Middleburgh Library offers pre-school story times; book discussions for adults; New York State Summer Reading Program; educational, recreational and cultural programs for people of all ages; music kits for children; and theme bags for children. Also available are public Internet and computer access and wireless Internet, online resources for use at the library and at home, home-bound services for people who are disabled, software for visually impaired people, large print and audiobooks, and Visiting Kits for older adults to stimulate reminiscing and conversation. The library has genealogy and local history information about Middleburgh, Schoharie County, and New York State, as well as a community meeting and tutoring space.SchohariePUBLIC LIBRARIESMIDDLEBURGH LIBRARY
Library ServicesThe Nassau Free Library provides access to books, audio books, videos, CDs, and computers. Through membership in the Upper Hudson Library System, the Nassau Library can give its patrons the right to use the resources of all the public libraries in Albany and Rensselaer Counties. In addition, visitors can research the Ralph Phillips Genealogical Collection which contains historical information about hundreds of families from Nassau and Schodack. Children's story time is held every Wednesday morning.RensselaerPUBLIC LIBRARIESNASSAU FREE LIBRARY
Library ServicesThe New Lebanon Library offers complete library services. Special features include a local history section, a Shaker Community and History section, and a story time on Wednesdays at 10:30 am.ColumbiaPUBLIC LIBRARIESNEW LEBANON LIBRARY
Library ServicesThe North Greenbush Public Library provides library services to North Greenbush area residents.ColumbiaPUBLIC LIBRARIESNORTH GREENBUSH PUBLIC LIBRARY
Library ServicesThe Northville Public Library offers preschool story times; book discussions for teens and adults; and educational, recreational, and cultural programs for people of all ages. Also available are public Internet and computer access and wireless Internet, online resources for use in the library and at home, home-bound services for people who are disabled, software for the visually impaired, large print and audio books, and Visiting Kits for older adults to stimulate reminiscing and conversation. There is a community meeting and tutoring space and tax forms can be obtained here.FultonPUBLIC LIBRARIESNORTHVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY
Library ServicesThe Petersburgh Public Library provides library services to Petersburgh area residents in Rensselaer County.RensselaerPUBLIC LIBRARIESPETERSBURGH PUBLIC LIBRARY
Library ServicesThe Philmont Public Library offers library services to Philmont area residents.ColumbiaPUBLIC LIBRARIESPHILMONT PUBLIC LIBRARY
Library ServicesThe Poestenkill Library provides library services to Poestenkill area residents.RensselaerPUBLIC LIBRARIESPOESTENKILL LIBRARY
Library ServicesThe Town of Rensselaerville Library provides traditional library services as well as other activities, workshops, lectures and fundraisers that keep alive the spirit of volunteerism and total community involvement. The library's collection numbers more than 27,000 items, including fiction and non-fiction books, reference materials, a vertical file, periodicals, videos, audio books on tape, music CDs, CD ROMs, Internet access, and access to millions more items through a computer-based interlibrary loan network, and access to several web-based database reference and periodical systems.AlbanyPUBLIC LIBRARIESRENSSELAERVILLE LIBRARY
Library ServicesThe Roeliff Jansen Community Library offers library services.ColumbiaPUBLIC LIBRARIESROELIFF JANSEN COMMUNITY LIBRARY
Library ServicesThe Sand Lake Town Library provides library services to the residents of the Town of Sand Lake. The library houses a collection of 32,000 volumes. The library offers free internet access, wireless internet access, children's programs including Story Time, monthly special programming and the Summer Reading Program, FAX and copy service, and a monthly book discussion group.RensselaerPUBLIC LIBRARIESSAND LAKE TOWN LIBRARY
Library ServicesThe Schoharie Free Library offers pre-school story times; book discussions for teens and adults; the New York State Summer Reading Program; family films; educational, recreational, and cultural programs for people of all ages; music kits for children ; and a meeting site for a homeschool group. Also available are public Internet and computer access and wireless Internet, online resources for use at library and home, homebound services for people who are disabled, large print and audiobooks, Visiting Kits for older adults to stimulate reminiscing and conversation, and genealogy and local history information about Schoharie and Schoharie County. There is a community meeting and tutoring space and tax forms can be obtained here. SchohariePUBLIC LIBRARIESSCHOHARIE FREE LIBRARY
Library ServicesThe Sharon Springs Free Library offers pre-school story times; book discussions for adults; the New York State Summer Reading Program; a Teen Group and Teen Room; educational, recreational and cultural programs for people of all ages; music kits for children; and a small foreign language collection. Also available are home-bound services for people who are disabled, software for the visually impaired, large print and audio books, Visiting Kits for older adults to stimulate reminiscing and conversation, and genealogy and local history information about Town of Sharon and Schoharie County. There is a community meeting and tutoring space and tax forms can be obtained here.SchohariePUBLIC LIBRARIESSHARON SPRINGS FREE LIBRARY
Library ServicesThe Stephentown Memorial Library is a small rural library serving the diverse population of Stephentown, New York and adjoining communities.RensselaerPUBLIC LIBRARIESSTEPHENTOWN MEMORIAL LIBRARY
Library ServicesThe Stony Creek Free Library offers library services to Stony Creek area residents. There are two computers available for public use. Children activities, including story time, arts program for high school students are given. Movie nights for adults and chlldren movies ages are shown. Call for details and hours. WarrenPUBLIC LIBRARIESSTONY CREEK FREE LIBRARY
Library ServicesThe Troy City Library provides library services to Troy area residents, including computers for public use with internet access. Story times for children and reading clubs are also offered. RensselaerPUBLIC LIBRARIESTROY PUBLIC LIBRARY
Library ServicesThe Valatie Free Library offers library services including inter-library loans to Valatie area residents.ColumbiaPUBLIC LIBRARIESVALATIE FREE LIBRARY
Library ServicesThe Valley Falls Free Library provides library services to Valley Falls area residents in Rensselaer County.RensselaerPUBLIC LIBRARIESVALLEY FALLS FREE LIBRARY
Library ServicesThe Voorheesville Public Library provides books, audio-visual materials and a variety of other resources, including computer services and meeting facilities. Story hours are open to children of all ages and are scheduled on weekdays throughout the year. Summer Reading Club programs motivate young readers to enjoy the library all summer long. Personal computers are available in the main reading room for public use. The library provides public access to the Internet during all library hours. There Internet workstations available as well as WiFi for anyone interested in bringing their own wireless-enabled laptop computer.AlbanyPUBLIC LIBRARIESVOORHEESVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY
Library ServicesThe Waterford Public Library provides library services and has five computers available for public use.SaratogaPUBLIC LIBRARIESWATERFORD PUBLIC LIBRARY
Library ServicesThe Watervliet Public Library endeavors to be a "communi-library:" a library that enriches the lives of people of all ages in our community through creative programming, access to innovative technology, and growing a modern collection of educational, informational, recreational and cultural materials. The Library is committed to fostering a life-long love of reading and learning through a positive library experience in a safe, clean, welcoming environment.AlbanyPUBLIC LIBRARIESWATERVLIET PUBLIC LIBRARY
Library ServicesThe Westerlo Public Library provides library services to Town of Westerlo area residents.AlbanyPUBLIC LIBRARIESWESTERLO PUBLIC LIBRARY
Library ServicesThe Ballston Community Library offers library services to people in the Burnt Hills area of Saratoga County. There are twelve computers available for public use. The library also has WiFi. SaratogaPUBLIC LIBRARYBALLSTON COMMUNITY LIBRARY
Library ServicesThe library's collection includes books, magazines, CDs, cassettes, DVDs, audio books, educational CD-ROMs, videos, pamphlets, maps, toys, and college catalogs. Patrons have access to 4 computers and 2 children's computers with public Internet access. Pre-school story hours are held regularly, as is a summer reading program. A local history collection is available, which is useful for county-wide historical and genealogical research.SaratogaPUBLIC LIBRARYBALLSTON SPA PUBLIC LIBRARY
Library ServicesThe Berne Public Library provides library services.AlbanyPUBLIC LIBRARYBERNE PUBLIC LIBRARY
Library ServicesThe Bethlehem Public Library provides library services to the residents of the Bethlehem Central School District. In addition to books, movies, audio books and eBooks for loan, there are computers with Internet access and free Wi-Fi service. The library also has 3 rooms that are available to reserve for meetings.AlbanyPUBLIC LIBRARYBETHLEHEM PUBLIC LIBRARY
Library ServicesInstruction is provided for those who want to learn or perfect their skills in operating, programming, and/or utilizing computers. Guilderland Public Library's Homebound Book Loan program serves the residents of Guilderland, NY. This program allows residents to have books delivered and picked up by library staff volunteers on a monthly basis, to/from their place of residence. A library card must be issued to the responsible party. Library book requests are made by phone and a delivery and/or pick-up date is scheduled. Library materials available to patrons with visual and/or auditory disabilities. These materials, which can be borrowed, include books on CD or cassette tape, closed captioned VHS tapes and closed captioned DVDs. In addition, the library has a magnifier for patrons to use on books and/or newspapers with small print. Book Discussion Groups on various topics meet at the library. Internet access for public use.AlbanyPUBLIC LIBRARYGUILDERLAND PUBLIC LIBRARY
Library ServicesThe library offers special features, including children's story hour, summer reading programs for children, and a summer reading garden.ColumbiaPUBLIC LIBRARYNORTH CHATHAM FREE LIBRARY
Public LibrariesThe Hadley-Luzerne Public Library provides library services including story hours for preschool children and five computers for public use.UlsterLIBRARY SERVICESHADLEY-LUZERNE PUBLIC LIBRARY
Youth Enrichment ServicesDuring the school year there is an after school program for children through third grade. They must register prior to the end of September. The program provides reading, games, crafts, and other activities.HamiltonAFTER SCHOOL PROGRAMLAKE PLEASANT PUBLIC LIBRARY

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