"Read as much as you possibly can. Nothing will help you as much as reading..."
Watkins Glen Public Library
610 S Decatur Street
Watkins Glen NY 14891
Online Catalog: http://starcat.stls.org/
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Library Services and collections
Books, e-books, audiobooks, digital downloadable audiobooks Freegal music service
DVDs, NOOK eReaders
Public access desktops, laptops and Wi-Fi
Photocopier, fax machine, scanner
Programs for children and adults
Children's collection and teen collection
Business and Career Center
Federal and State Laws & Statues
Caldecott Medal Collection
Director: Harriet Eisman
Assistant Librarian: Linda Fowler
Children's Librarian: Carol LaFever
Library Aide: Peggy Albee
Volunteer Coordinator: Judi Richards
Volunteers: Wonderful! we would be lost without them. Contact us if you'd like to join them!
President: Carol Franzese
Vice President: Judy Phillips
Secretary: Ken Wilson
Trustee: Margaret (Maggie) Field
Trustee: Stacey Edwards
The Board meets monthly, usually on the 2nd Wednesday at 4:15 p.m. at the library.
The public is welcome.
Next meeting: Wednesday October 8th at 4:15 at the library.
Did you know?
You can pay your fines on STARCat with PayPal or credit card..
You can access STARCat with the free Bookmyne app..
You can receive email notices of books on hold or overdue items...
You can check out NOOK eReaders loaded with great titles for 2 weeks at a time..
You can check out 5 DVDs for 7 days..
You can access our digital catalog 24/7 from any place that has Internet access in the USA..
Enjoy Ghost Stories with Robin Bady!
Professional storyteller Robin Bady will present ghost stories from folklore and local legend on October 23rd at 10:00 a.m.
Curious George comes for a visit!
Save the date--November 10th at 10 am this lovable storybook character will be here at the library!
Join Mrs. LaFever every Wednesday at 10:00 am for a delightful hour of stories, songs, games, make-and-take, and a snack!
Books Sandwiched In
Sharon Hunt will present a program on Music of the Civil War on Wednesday November 12th at noon. The Friends of Watkins Library will provide coffee, tea and dessert. Please join us for this stimulating program. Free and open to all!
Yes, the library is a free Wi-Fi hotspot! ask at the desk for the network password.
Monday 11 to 5 and 7 to 9
Tuesday 11 to 5 and 7 to 9
Wednesday 11 to 5 and 7 to 9
Thursday 11 to 5 and 7 to 9
Friday 11 to 5 and 7 to 9
Saturday 10 am to 2 pm
Sunday 2 pm to 4 pm
Login with your library card number and PIN. Items are "returned" automatically at the end of the loan period--never an overdue fine! Compatible with Kindle, Nook, Apple and Android devices. Having trouble downloading ebooks? we can usually help, and there is great "Help" on the Overdrive website as well.
Available NOW! Freegal Music Service gives you free music downloads using your library card--and they are yours to keep! You may download 3 songs per week and enjoy commercial-free streaming for up to 3 hours a day. 7 million songs, including many genres of music are available, from the latest pop hits to the classical orchestral pieces.