Book Club for Adults: our meeting for May has been cancelled.  We will be reading the same book, A Gentleman in Moscow, for our June 9th meeting.  Anyone still needing a book, please contact the library!



The Watkins Glen Library is looking to potentially fill the following vacancies:


  • Library Assistant (20-28 hours, $12.00-15.50)
  • Chief Library Clerk (20-28 hours, $11.00-15.50)
  • Children’s Library Assistant (10-15 hours, $12.00-15.50 )
  • Library Clerk (8-12 hours, $11.00-13.50)

A Civil Service exam may need to be taken at a later date. For information on qualifications and how to obtain an application contact Watkins Glen Public Library at (607)535-2346, or go to the Civil Service website at  Full job descriptions are available by clicking the links below and on the Civil Service website.  All applications must be printed off from the County website and submitted to them via mail or in person.  Applications will be accepted until Wednesday, May 23rd at 5:00 p.m.

Civil Service Library Assistant

Civil Service Chief Library Clerk

Civil Service Children’s Library Assistant

Civil Service Library Clerk


Friends of the Watkins Library Spring Newsletter

The Friends of the Watkins Library Spring Newsletter is now available.  Please click on the link to view!



New Legal Research Services Available!

                           Our library now has online access to legal databases for your legal research needs.                  Stop by the library or call for more information.


Watkins Glen Public Library
610 S Decatur Street
Watkins Glen NY 14891
Phone: 607-535-2346
Fax: 607-535-7338