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.

 *The Library building will be closed due to the COVID-19 outbreak until further notice. Please keep library materials at home until we reopen. All fines will be waived during this period. Check this website or our Facebook page for updates.*


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Book Talk with AnnaLee: Let’s Bake Bread!

June 1 @ 12:00 pm - June 8 @ 12:00 pm
The quarantine period has been beyond stressful for most of us, but it has given many people an opportunity to try new things! If you've developed a taste for homemade baked goods, AnnaLee has a perfect book talk for you! This week, learn all about the different bread-baking resources available on Hoopla and OverDrive. Who knew bread had so many variants!? ..Read More

Library Board Meeting

June 8 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
gotomeeting-logoIf you would like to attend our monthly meeting of the Library board virtually, please send us an email at info@kinderhooklibrary.org for an invite from us using the GoToMeeting platform...Read More

Virtual LEGO Club: Show off your creations!

June 9 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Lego-peopleIf you've been missing LEGO club as much as we have, you definitely don't want to miss this! Open to all kids age 6-11, join Matt for our virtual meeting to show off what awesome creations you've been building! Whether it's a cool LEGO kit you got for your birthday, or a creation you built all on your own, anything goes. Use the links below at 4pm on June 9th to connect!

Please join from your computer, tablet or smartphone. https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/712095605 New to GoToMeeting? Get the app now and be ready when your first meeting starts: https://global.gotomeeting.com/install/712095605

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Battle of the Books: General Interest Meeting

June 11 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
BotB promo web Are you ready for Battle of the Books this year?? It may look a little different, but you can still be sure there will be great books, teamwork, trivia questions, competition, and ice cream. This competition is open to kids entering grades 5 through 12. This summer, we'll be revisiting some of our great Battle of the Books titles from the past. We'll meet weekly online to discuss the novels, test our knowledge, and more! Our first meeting will be on Thursday, June 11th at 5pm using the online meeting platform GotoMeeting. Simply follow the link below at that time!

Please join my meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone. https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/163177637 New to GoToMeeting? Get the app now and be ready when your first meeting starts: https://global.gotomeeting.com/install/163177637

  This Year's Books
Small as an Elephant by Jennifer Richard Jacobson Young Samurai: The Way of the Warrior by Chris Bradford
Nimona by Noelle Stevenson Catch Rider by Jennifer H. Lyne
The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman Bruiser by Neal Shusterman
The Magician's Nephew by C.S. Lewis The Night Gardener by Jonathan Auxier

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