Welcome to the Kinderhook Memorial Library.

Our mission is to connect our patrons with information – traditional and new media. Now, more than ever, libraries are becoming community centers, gathering spaces, and places not only for learning, but also for entertainment. The links above will orient you to our innovative programming and services.

On Your Mark, Get Set: BUILD!

June 27 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
buildKids of all ages are invited to this fun-filled morning where they can use the library's collection of Lego and K'nex to build their own creations!..Read More

Improv Workshop!

June 27 @ 3:00 pm - 4:45 pm
mopcoTeens interested in theater and looking for a lot of fun should register for our 4-day Improvisation Workshop! Thanks to a generous grant from the Greene County Council on the Arts, and working with the MopCo Theater Company from Schenectady, the Library will be offering teens the chance to learn improvisational theater from the pros! This 4-day series of workshops will give teens the chance to develop acting skills, make friends, and have a blast with trained actors as their guide. In addition to these great workshops, teens will later have the chance to show off their skill and wit with a performance for friends and family on Friday, July 1st at 5:00pm. Get ready to laugh and cheer with friends and family at this fun final production! Admission will be free, and light refreshments will be provided. This event Improv Workshop for Teens is made possible with public funds from the Decentralization Program of NYS Council on the Arts, administered in Greene County by the Greene County Council on the Arts through the Community Arts Grants Fund...Read More

Music Together with Matt Yaeger

July 6 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am
Join Matt Yaeger for a sample class of Music Together, an internationally recognized early childhood music and movement program for babies up to age 5. Space is limited, and registration is required...Read More

Storytime All-Stars

July 6 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Child Boy Read copyThink you're too old for storytime? Well, we don't, which is why we're having this special storytime that will feature longer books, more discussion, and a challenging craft. For kids going into grades 1+...Read More

Introduction to Yoga

July 7 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
beginner-yogaAn Introduction to Yoga is a 1.5 hour workshop designed specifically for anyone who wishes to begin practicing yoga or is curious. Under the guidance of two well-trained yoga instructors, Dale Hills and Valerie Spensieri, you will learn to link breath and movement through a safe exploration of basic yoga postures. Wear comfortable clothing, and bring a yoga mat or beach towel and a willingness to try! All ages are welcome. The class will meet at the McNary Center, next door to the library. Space is limited and registration is required...Read More