Cornwall Public Library

Midday Matinee

Midday Matinee

Tuesday, June 4 @ 12:00 PM June's Movie Pick: Jules Enjoy a break in your ...

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Cornwall Community Leader Forum

Cornwall Community Leader Forum

Thursday, May 30 - 5:30 - 7:00 PM Town of Cornwall Supervisor Joshua Wojehowski and ...

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Cornwall Library Art Exhibition

Cornwall Library Art Exhibition

“Memories of Times Past- The Creative Talent of John Gould” John Gould’s work will be ...

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6-Hour AARP Safe Driver Course

6-Hour AARP Safe Driver Course

Wednesday, June 5 8:45 AM - 4:00 PM Sponsored by AARP. This is a DMV-approved, ...

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Job Fair 2024

Job Fair 2024

Friday, June 7 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM Bring your updated resume and meet with ...

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Opera Appreciation Club

Opera Appreciation Club

Sunday, June 9 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM June's Pick: La Traviata by  Giuseppe Verdi. ...

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2024 Annual Timothy Mumford Poetry Contest Winners!

2024 Annual Timothy Mumford Poetry Contest Winners!

On Sunday, April 28th, the library was pleased to host the 2024 Timothy Mumford Memorial ...

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Making of a Masterpiece: John Gould’s ‘Eagles over West Point’

Making of a Masterpiece: John Gould’s ‘Eagles over West Point’

Tuesday, June 11 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Ever wonder what goes into creating a ...

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The Restoration of the Sistine Chapel

The Restoration of the Sistine Chapel

Tuesday, May 14 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM The Sistine Chapel is a cornerstone icon ...

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2024 Great Decisions

2024 Great Decisions

Join America’s largest discussion program on world affairs created by the Foreign Policy Association under ...

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Protect Your Family From Ticks & Tick-Borne Diseases!

Protect Your Family From Ticks & Tick-Borne Diseases!

Thursday, May 9 @ 4-5 PM May is national Lyme disease awareness month, so let’s ...

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Teen Tech Tutors

Teen Tech Tutors

Tuesday, June 11 @ 3PM Grab this opportunity to have our teen volunteers answer your ...

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Creative Pollinator Pathways in our Community

Creative Pollinator Pathways in our Community

Saturday, June 15 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM Join the Cornwall Conservation Advisory Council for ...

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Spring into Flower Collage Making

Spring into Flower Collage Making

Thursday, April 18 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM Crafter Susan Vrana will teach you how ...

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The RCLS Gateway App has been discontinued.

The RCLS Gateway App has been discontinued.

Unfortunately, due to ongoing issues with the vendor, the RCLS Gateway App has been discontinued. ...

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T.U.T.

T.U.T.

Select Fridays: January 5 February 2 March 1 April 19 May 17 @5:30 PM. Grades ...

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Baby & Me

Baby & Me

Select Fridays: May 3, 10, & 17 @ 9:30 AM Not-Yet-Walking @ 10:30 AM Walkers ...

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PJ Story Time

PJ Story Time

Select Wednesdays: July 10, 17, 24, 31 August 7 @6:30pm. Put on your PJs and ...

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Saturday Morning Story Time

Saturday Morning Story Time

Saturday, April 27 @9:30am Enjoy a special story time for the whole family on the ...

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2023 Annual Timothy Mumford Memorial Poetry Competition

2023 Annual Timothy Mumford Memorial Poetry Competition

Calling All Poets Ages 5-18! Enter up to two of your original poems. Our judges ...

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Library Trustee Election 2023

Library Trustee Election 2023

Now Accepting Trustee Election Petitions for 2023. The library seeks innovative, community-minded people interested in ...

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The Great Give Back

The Great Give Back

October 10 - October 21. For a fourth consecutive year, the Cornwall Public Library is ...

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Summer Book Reviews

Summer Book Reviews

We may have turned the page on our calendars, but the joys of lazy summer ...

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Plastic Film Recycling Challenge (FINAL TALLY!)

Plastic Film Recycling Challenge (FINAL TALLY!)

FINAL RESULTS: Wondering how much plastic film we collected these last 6 months during our ...

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Friends Holiday Book Sale

Friends Holiday Book Sale

Saturday, August 6, 10:00am - 2:00pm. Too early to think about shopping for the holidays? ...

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Hoopla Digital Streaming Available!

Hoopla Digital Streaming Available!

ACCESS THOUSANDS OF TITLES WITH THE LIBRARY’S NEWEST STREAMING SERVICE! In order to improve patron ...

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Vote Day Family Story Time

Vote Day Family Story Time

Tuesday, May 7 at 10:00am Calling all Cornwall registered voters! Come participate in the Library ...

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Voter Information

Voter Information

The library is the place to go for reliable voter information resources. Cornwall Districts & ...

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Winter Story Walk®

Winter Story Walk®

For readers of all ages. Enjoy a walk around the library, stopping at each story ...

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MSLC Health Talks

MSLC Health Talks

Tuesday, June 18th Topic: Oncology Navigation 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Oncology Navigation guides you ...

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Family Game Day

Family Game Day

Thursday, December 28 @ 2:00pm Join us for an afternoon of fun and free play. ...

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You’re Invited to Take a Ride on the Polar Express!

You’re Invited to Take a Ride on the Polar Express!

On Tuesday, December 26 at 3:00pm, join us for a Polar Express-themed event with crafts, ...

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Dig in the Dirt Day!

Dig in the Dirt Day!

Saturday, April 20 Two Sessions: 9: 30am - 11:00am 12:00pm - 1:30pm Come help the ...

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Make It Monday

Make It Monday

Select Mondays – June 27, July 11, 18 & 25, August 1, 8 & 15. ...

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Family Yoga

Family Yoga

Monday, July 10 @6:30pm. Build mind-body awareness, positive thinking, physical fitness & overall wellness. Susan ...

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Art Afternoon

Art Afternoon

Tuesday, March 19th @4:30pm. "Paint the Wind- in the style of Vincent van Gogh" How ...

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Family Sculpture Time

Family Sculpture Time

Tuesday, July 11 @6:00pm. Fun for the whole family! Create your own original sculpture with ...

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Writing Wizards

Writing Wizards

Select Mondays: July 3, 10 & 24 @3:30pm. A really fun, creative writing group for ...

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Teen Book Group

Teen Book Group

Monday, February 12 @6:30pm For Grades 9-12 Love to read? Curious what others think of ...

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Hudson Valley Reptile & Rescue

Hudson Valley Reptile & Rescue

Tuesday, July 25 @6:30pm. Spend an evening connecting with some "cool" reptilian friends from Hudson ...

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Virtual Out & About Book Club

Virtual Out & About Book Club

Wednesday, June 23 @ 8:30pm Book pick: Anxious People by Fredrik Backman Just because we ...

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Virtual Mystery Book Discussion

Virtual Mystery Book Discussion

Thursday, July 13 @ 2:00 pm Book pick: The Temptation of Forgiveness by Donna Leon ...

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Virtual Book Chat & Chocolate

Virtual Book Chat & Chocolate

Thursday, July 22 @ 6:30pm Book Pick:The Vineyard at Painted Moon by Susan Mallery Join ...

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Veterans Traveling Wall of Honor

Veterans Traveling Wall of Honor

Tuesday, May 4 at 10:00 am. The Traveling Wall of Honor highlights the sacrifices made ...

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Just Say Yes to Fruits and Vegetables: Back to Basics 101

Just Say Yes to Fruits and Vegetables: Back to Basics 101

Thursday, June 17 @ 12 pm Monica Cieslak Morgan, a Culinary Institute of America-trained chef ...

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Covid-19 Vaccine: Everything You Need To Know

Covid-19 Vaccine: Everything You Need To Know

Wednesday, February 24 @ 6pm Join us in partnership with Montefiore St. Luke’s Cornwall for ...

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Medicare 101: Parts A, B, C, D

Medicare 101: Parts A, B, C, D

It's time to compare plans and make sure you have the right health and prescription ...

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Library Trustee Election 2021

Library Trustee Election 2021

Now Accepting Trustee Election Petitions for 2021-2022 Two trustee positions will be on the ballot. ...

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Library Trustee Election and Annual Library Budget Vote 2021

Library Trustee Election and Annual Library Budget Vote 2021

Annual Library Budget Vote The vote for the Cornwall Public Library’s annual operating budget will ...

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In-Person Services by Appointment Resumes

In-Person Services by Appointment Resumes

To Make an appointment for service, call 845-534-8282 In person visits will be limited to ...

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Library Receives Generous Grant Donation

Library Receives Generous Grant Donation

On behalf of the Friends of Cornwall Library and the Cornwall Public Library, we are ...

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Diabetes and Nutrition

Diabetes and Nutrition

Wednesday, April 28 @ 6pm Join Cornwall Public Library in partnership with Montefiore St. Luke’s ...

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Combating this Year’s Flu Season

Combating this Year’s Flu Season

Thursday, November 19 @ 5:00pm Join us as we partner with Montefiore St. Luke's Cornwall ...

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Safe Banking: Identifying and Avoiding Scams

Safe Banking: Identifying and Avoiding Scams

Wednesday, April 21 @ 6:15 pm Vanessa Hill, Branch Manager of Walden Savings Bank in ...

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NYS Department of Public Service Winter Consumer Assistance: Stay Warm & Safe

NYS Department of Public Service Winter Consumer Assistance: Stay Warm & Safe

On Tuesday, February 23 at 1 PM, please join us in partnering with the New ...

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Veterans Day Wall of Honor

Veterans Day Wall of Honor

Wednesday, November 11, 11:00am-1:00pm Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the library will not be holding its ...

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Curbside Pickup

Curbside Pickup

 With the guidance of New York State’s plan, NY Moving Forward, the Cornwall Public ...

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Adult Summer Reading

Adult Summer Reading

There are two components to Cornwall Public Library’s Adult Summer Reading Program: Book Reviews (you ...

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COVID-19 Resources

COVID-19 Resources

This list of links gathers a diversity of information and sources regarding Covid-19 pandemic response ...

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Application for Absentee Ballot

Application for Absentee Ballot

Tuesday, May 7, 2024 The vote for the Cornwall Public Library’s annual operating budget and ...

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No Bones About It: Treating Osteoarthritis

No Bones About It: Treating Osteoarthritis

Tuesday, March 4 @ 6:00pm Join us as we partner with Montefiore St. Luke’s Cornwall ...

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‘When Cornwall Eyes Are Smiling’ Traditional Irish Music Concert

‘When Cornwall Eyes Are Smiling’ Traditional Irish Music Concert

Tuesday, March 23 @ 6:15pm Cornwall Public Library is pleased once again to host Brian ...

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Estate Planning Made Simple

Estate Planning Made Simple

Tuesday, September 15 @ 6:30pm via Zoom Join us for a Zoom presentation of Estate ...

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Legal and Financial Planning with Alzheimer’s Disease & Seniors in Mind

Legal and Financial Planning with Alzheimer’s Disease & Seniors in Mind

The Cornwall Public Library and the Alzheimer’s Association will co-present a Zoom webinar on the ...

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Mock Interviews

Mock Interviews

Learn interview skill techniques with Andy Maroney, Interview Coach Free One-on-One Practice Interview and Feedback ...

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Story Break Live!

Story Break Live!

Fridays @ 11:00am through the end of August You're never too old to hear a ...

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Library Letters!

Library Letters!

Get your library letters! Attention all kids (2-12yrs) who love receiving “snail mail.”  Send the Cornwall ...

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Download digital ebooks and more!

Download digital ebooks and more!

Whether you are working from home, self-isolating or in quarantine, you can still access thousands ...

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Find Your Story with Our Online Genealogy Resource

Find Your Story with Our Online Genealogy Resource

Now, through the end of May, Ancestry.com is available from your home (for Cornwall patrons ...

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April is Poetry Month!

April is Poetry Month!

Due to the threat of COVID-19, the annual Timothy Mumford Poetry Competition Awards Ceremony will ...

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Stuck at Home? Free online resources

Stuck at Home? Free online resources

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Looking for a break from the daily barrage of news and statistics? Or, just need ...

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Library Budget Vote 2021-2022

Library Budget Vote 2021-2022

Three trustee positions will be on the ballot. There are three openings for a three ...

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National Friends of the Library Week

National Friends of the Library Week

October 21-27, 2018 Help us celebrate our Friends of the Cornwall Library group during National ...

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Online Library Card Registration (New!)

Online Library Card Registration (New!)

Online Library Card Registration Need a library card?  You no longer have to come into ...

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Job Help @ Your Library

Job Help @ Your Library

The Cornwall Public Library can help lead you to a job! Meet with a career ...

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Food for Fines

Food for Fines

Did you know that our popular Food for Fines program kicks off on Wednesday? This ...

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Friends of Cornwall Library Cider & Donuts Book Sale

Friends of Cornwall Library Cider & Donuts Book Sale

Saturday, November 2 @ 10am-12:30pm Purchase some books from the Friends of Cornwall Library and ...

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Great Decisions Survey

Great Decisions Survey

Have you participated at all in the Great Decisions program this year? Maybe you wanted ...

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CPL Construction Project: 11/27/23 Update!

CPL Construction Project: 11/27/23 Update!

As we've shared, the CPL was the recipient of a generous NYS grant that allows ...

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On Display: Garden Quilt by Diane Patmos May 7-23

On Display: Garden Quilt by Diane Patmos May 7-23

On display in the inner library lobby. Hand-quilted cotton with screen printing and embroidery featuring ...

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Temporary Location Open!

Temporary Location Open!

Happy to report we've made it into our new, temporary location at Munger Cottage (40 ...

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Fall Market Story Time

Fall Market Story Time

Select Wednesdays: Aug. 30 Sept. 6, 13, 20 & 27 Oct. 4, 11, 18 & ...

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Take Your Child to the Library Day!

Take Your Child to the Library Day!

Saturday, February 3rd - 10am-12pm. Take Your Child to Library Day is an initiative of ...

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Special Board of Trustees Meeting

Special Board of Trustees Meeting

Tuesday, March 5 @ 7:00pm The Board of Trustees will hold a special meeting to ...

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Library Trustee Election 2024

Library Trustee Election 2024

Now Accepting Trustee Election Petitions for 2024. The library seeks innovative, community-minded people interested in ...

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American Red Cross: First Aid/Hands Only CPR Training Program

American Red Cross: First Aid/Hands Only CPR Training Program

Saturday, March 23 @ 9 AM Cornwall Public Library is partnering with the American Red ...

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2024 Oscar Contest

2024 Oscar Contest

February 7th - March 8th "And the winner of the 2024 Cornwall Public Library Oscar ...

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The Beauty of Ireland: Painting Demo & Exhibition by Paul Gould

The Beauty of Ireland: Painting Demo & Exhibition by Paul Gould

Friday, March 15 @ 3:00 PM Join local artist Paul Gould who will recall his ...

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Songs of Ireland

Songs of Ireland

Saturday, March 16 @ 2:00 PM Munger Cottage The Cornwall Public Library invites you to ...

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Beware My Sting: The Women’s Airforce Service Pilots… WASPs

Beware My Sting: The Women’s Airforce Service Pilots… WASPs

Tuesday, March 19 @ 6:00 PM Join presenter Cynthia Topps for a look at the ...

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Barbie: An American Icon

Barbie: An American Icon

Thursday, March 21 @ 6:00 PM Barbie – An American Icon: Women’s History Month In ...

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Jazz: The Music of Love

Jazz: The Music of Love

Saturday, February 24 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Join us as we jazz it up ...

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Art Restoration

Art Restoration

Tuesday, February 13 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM Artists Paul Gould, Bill Gould, and Matt ...

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Eclipse Watching for All

Eclipse Watching for All

Saturday, March 2nd @ 10 AM Dominic Schepis of the Mid/Hudson Astronomical Association will provide ...

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2024 Annual Timothy Mumford Memorial Poetry Competition-Deadline Extended to April 10

2024 Annual Timothy Mumford Memorial Poetry Competition-Deadline Extended to April 10

Calling All Poets Ages 5-18! Enter up to two of your original poems. Our judges ...

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Chess Tournament

Chess Tournament

Saturday, April 6 12:30 PM - 3:30 PM Open to all ages. Basic understanding of chess ...

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The Restoration of da Vinci’s Last Supper

The Restoration of da Vinci’s Last Supper

Tuesday, April 9 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM The Last Supper by Leonardo da Vinci ...

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2024 Annual Timothy Mumford Poetry Contest Awards Ceremony

2024 Annual Timothy Mumford Poetry Contest Awards Ceremony

Sunday, April 28 @ 1:30pm All are invited to join us in the Library Community ...

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