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.  

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Lunchtime Book Talks

August 24 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
book-talk-featureAre you an avid reader whose always looking fort he next best book? Join our Director for a lunchtime book talk! In this new program, each session will have a theme (Beach Reads in July and Historical Fiction is August) and we'll highlight some of our favorites in that grouping. We'll also have read-alike lists on hand of favorite authors within the genre, and look forward to hearing participants' suggestions as well! Feel free to bring a bag lunch if you'd like, and don't forget your own book recommendations! Save..Read More

Tween STEM Night: Deconstructionists

August 25 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
IMG_1523Well, we spent the whole summer building--now, let's try our hand at...unbuilding? Come to the Library to "deconstruct" some gadgets and devices to learn and see how your tech works! Bring your own screwdrivers if you've got 'em! For ages 10+. Save Save..Read More

A Grand Tour of Italy with Joseph Luzzi

August 26 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
luzzAward-winning author, teacher, and Italian scholar Joseph Luzzi leads participants on a whirlwind tour of Italy's "greatest cultural hits" as we explore the fascinating world of Italian art, music, film, architecture, and even food and wine! We will learn how Italy has been a "grand tour" travel destination for centuries as we discover the fine art of living Italian style...Read More