Library News

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Inclement Weather

‘Tis the season for for watching the weather.  When it’s bad for travel, we may have to close. We post unscheduled library closings in a number of places: (you can sign up to be notified by email when we post a closing) The library web page The library facebook page (Have you liked us […]


Homework Help

Last year, we were able to offer free math homework help but this year it’s even better.  Starting Monday, October 20, we’ll be offering free  homework help for grades K – 5.  Any subject at all.  The  volunteers of the John Jay Math Honor Society, Mu Alpha Theta Chapter can handle it all!! Homework Help […]


We’re Open! Come On In!

The big day is here and tomorrow, Wednesday 9/24, we open our doors at 1o a.m. A few things you should know; First, the flooring isn’t completely installed yet. The lobbies will be done this Friday and the Alley Room and Children’s Area some time after that. Second, the new books have moved (hint – […]

National Geographic, photo by Darrell Hayward

What We Did in 2013…

And there’s so much more coming in 2014!


Renovation News

The East Fishkill Community Library is about to undergo a transformation! THE HIGHLIGHTS: We’re getting new paint and flooring Our children’s area is moving to the corner where adult non-fiction is currently located Adult non-fiction will be moved near adult fiction with additional comfie seating Lobbies will have new safer, shoe-scrubbing flooring Children participating in […]


Summer Reading Dog

Meet Holly, our new Summer Sub reading dog!

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Summer Reading Assignments, Summer Reading Clubs & Your Public Library

Summer vacation- no more homework! Except, most likely, for a summer reading assignment… Whether your child has a simple directive to read over the break, or a project tied to specific titles, the library is your go-to for the books they need. If specific titles were assigned, it is important to know that your child […]

Card Catalog


Introducing Catalog+. One search will return results that include all of the traditional things that you’re used to PLUS database articles. Another plus, you can now download eBooks straight from the catalog. Read on for more details.


TEEN GEEK Department is Open for Business

The TEEN GEEK Department has been renewed for another year thanks to a generous grant from Dutchess County.  You know what this means?  It means that the guys with the broken glasses are back to help you set up email, learn Facebook, download eBooks and answer pretty much all of your tech questions. So bring […]

Navigating Health Care? We can help.

Maternal Infant Services Network (MISN) is a designated navigator in our area for enrollment assistance in the NYS Health Marketplace. MISN trained navigators will be at East Fishkill Community Library every Tuesday from 10 to 1:30 and 3:30 to 6:30. You can make an appointment for this FREE service by calling 800-453-4666. If you can’t […]