For Children

Storytimes | Special Events  | Summer Reading Program

For Young Adults

Programs 

For Adults

Library Sponsored | Book Groups | Community Sponsored

In the Gallery

TBD

ESOL

English for Speakers of Other Languages


Children's Storytimes

Morning Storytimes (August 16)

10:00-10:20 AM Baby Time (newborns through 12 months)
Monday and Wednesday at the Main Library; Tuesday at the Branch Library

10:30-11:00 AM Toddler Storytime (1 through 2 1/2 years)
Monday, Wednesday and Friday at the Main Library; Tuesday and Thursday at the Branch Library

11:00-11:30 AM Preschool Storytime (2 1/2 through 5 years)
Monday, Wednesday and Friday at the Main Library; Tuesday and Thursday at the Branch Library

 

Family Storytime (August 15)

Thursdays from 4:00 - 4:30 PM

Stories, songs, fingerplays, and other activities for children ages 1-4, their siblings, and caregivers!
 
 

Pajama Storytime (July 9 through August 16)

Tuesdays from 6:30 - 7:00 PM

Join Miss Debbie for an evening storytime that includes stories, songs, and fun. Pajamas and stuffed animals are welcome! For children ages 2-5 and their families.

Stories, a craft, and other activities for children ages 4-6. Registration is requested: to register, please click here.

For more detailed information on our storytimes, please click here.


 Special Events for Children

Summer Reading Program

Please click here for information about the summer reading program and to sign-up.

 

Summer Programs 

Thursday, August 1 - 4pm - Family Storytime

Thursday, August 8 - 4pm - Family Storytime

Stories, songs, fingerplays, and other activities for children ages 1-4, their siblings, and caregivers!

 

Puppet Show: Little Red Riding Hood

Wednesday, August 7 from 4.00-4.45pm

An all-new twist on an all-time favorite. In this updated version, the Wolf and Red both learn some valuable lessons on the way to Grandma's house.
Sponsored by the Mt. Pleasant Public Library and presented by Puppets-to-Go. For ages 3-9.

 


Young Adults

Teens Teach: Python

August 13, 15, 20, 22 from 3.30pm-5.00pm

In this 4-session beginners Python workshop we will use the Turtle library to create graphics!

Taught by our own Teen Volunteer, Ella Dundas, participants will learn how to make your very own game! You will also learn how to draw, make shapes, and other aspects of coding. Participants need to bring a laptop or tablet that can connect to WiFi. Feel free to check out the website and make a free account at Repl.it (https://repl.it/signup), the website we will be using to write code.

This program is for ages 10 years and up. Registration is required: to register, please click here

 

YA Summer Reading Program

Please click here for information about the program and to sign-up.

   

Volunteer Opportunities

For teens (14+) looking for volunteer opportunities, we are looking for Reading Buddies and VolunTeens! Click here for more information.


For Adults

Adult Summer Reading Program

For information, and to sign-up, please click here.

 


Book Clubs

Women Reading Women

Tuesday, August 13 from 7:30 - 8:30pm

Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty

For more information: Denise Sommer, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

 


Community Sponsored Events

 

PLY (People Love Yarn)

Wednesdays from 1:00 - 3:30 PM

Share your knowledge, or learn from the group! All skill levels welcome.

For more information please contact Louann Rooney at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Mahjongg Night

Monday, August 5, 12, 19 and 26, from 6:45 - 8:45 PM

Please Note: There will be no instruction and you must bring your own current Mahjongg card.  You may come with your own group of 4 or be matched up with other single players.  Please bring a Mahjongg set.

Please register by the Friday before at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Leave the date you are registering for, your name, email address and phone number. Please include any questions you may have in your email. Please be aware that space is limited.

 

Monday Night Stitchers

Monday, August 12, 6:30 - 8:30 PM

Come and stitch with us! Any needlework is welcome. Share a technique, get instruction and advice, or just hang out and work on your project.

Sponsored by Monday Night Stitchers and Pleasantville Loves Yarn. For more information please contact Louann Rooney at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

 

Mindfulness for Moms

Thursday, August 15 from 7:45 - 8:45pm

Moms, have you ever wondered if there is a different approach on how to handle your daily obligations? If it is possible to pause between stimulus and reaction? There are a variety of skills (exercises in breathing, listening, communicating) that can support and improve our struggles throughout the day. Come and check this one hour session out to learn some ways to better our daily approach.

Sponsored and presented by Raditia Lasry. For information contact: Raditia Lasry This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


   IN THE GALLERY

 

Alice Schulman Exhibit

From August 30 through September 27


ESOL

 

Free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes are given in partnership with Southern Westchester BOCES.

 

The Fall ESOL session will begin Thursday, September 5, 5:45 – 8:45pm and will run weekly on Tuesdays and Thursdays through Dec 19, 2019.