Highland Public Library

Library News & Updates

Upcoming Events

Mar 21
Starts at 2:00 PM
Story Hour

Join us as we explore stories, counting rhymes, songs, activities, and craft. This story time will help foster language and literacy, mathematical and scientific thinking, and social development.  Register once for the entire spring session!  Please note.... first preference will be given to those residing in the Highland Central School District.  A wait-list has been added.
Mar 21
Starts at 4:00 PM
Gaming | Teen
Take a break from technology this afternoon by hanging out in the Teen Room and playing board games and having conversation. All computers and gaming systems will be turned off during this time! Snacks to be served. Program is open to teens only (6th grade or higher). 
Mar 21
Starts at 4:30 PM
Adult | Craft
Bring your needles/hooks and yarn and join us for some time of relaxation and conversation. From beginners to experts, all are welcome. For more information call the library at 883-5015.
Mar 21
Starts at 6:00 PM
All ages | STEM
Join us for an hour of Lego mania, fun for all ages!  Registration suggested.  Children must be accompanied by an adult!
Mar 22
Starts at 11:00 AM
Story Hour
Babies and books, songs, rhymes, bounces, music, and playtime. This 30 minute program is an exploration in some of the first steps in early literacy awareness.  Register once for the entire spring session.  Please note.... first preference will be given to those residing in the Highland Central School District.  A wait-list has been added. 
Mar 22
Starts at 12:00 PM
Story Hour
Babies and books, songs, rhymes, bounces, music, and playtime. This 30 minute program is an exploration in some of the first steps in early literacy awareness.  Register once for the entire spring session.  Please note.... first preference will be given to those residing in the Highland Central School District.  A wait-list has been added.
Mar 22
Starts at 2:30 PM
Adult | Gaming
Come play with us! We're featuring cards. dominoes, and board games for adults. Coffee or tea and a good time will be had by all. We look forward to seeing you!
Mar 22
Starts at 3:00 PM
Delivery of fresh veggies and fruits from local farms by Field Goods- Subscription service
Get more information, Sign up and order at https://www.field-goods.com/ 
For every bag ordered and picked up at Highland Public Library, the library receives $1.00. Eat healthy and support your local library!

Field Goods is a rapidly growing company on the forefront of reinventing food distribution. Field Goods is located in Athens, NY, a small Hudson River town in Greene County. We offer a subscription-based service that delivers produce from small farms to employees and consumers at workplaces and community sites year round. 
Mar 23
Starts at 10:15 AM
Mar 23
Starts at 1:00 PM
Adult | Seniors
Interested in finding out more about your family history? Marny Janson, Vice President of the Ulster County Genealogical Society, will be joining us to share beginner research strategies and sources that will aid you in your genealogy research.


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Hoopla

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Reading Corner

February 2019 Staff Picks

Class Mom
Lost Girls
Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine

New York Times Bestsellers

Hardcover Nonfiction

BECOMING
EDUCATED
THE UNINHABITABLE EARTH

Hardcover Fiction

WHERE THE CRAWDADS SING
WOLF PACK
CEMETERY ROAD