Story Time – 

Miss Mary Margaret is enjoying a little vacation.  Storytime will return on Thursday, September 18th at 11:15 AM.   Join Ms. MaryMargaret for stories, songs and rhymes.  A simple craft will follow.  No sign up needed.




BEST (Bringing Educators and Students Together) ended June 10, 2014 for the 2013-2014 school year.  However, BEST will be having 3 summer programs to help Algonquin middle school students with their summer reading assignments. They will be here at the library on July 8th, August 5th and August 26th from 5:30 to 7:00 PM.  No sign up necessary.


Read to Cringle

Cringle is off for the Summer, but he will be back in the Fall.  Check back here in September for dates and times.


Book Group  on Wednesdays

The Sand Lake Town Library Book Group meets at 7 pm on the first Wednesday of each month, except July and December, in the William Kennedy Program Room. Reading lists are available at the Library.


Library Board of Trustees Meetings -

The Board of Trustees meets regularly on the third Thursday of the month at 6:45pm. The public is welcome to attend.


Museum Passes -

We offer passes to the following area museums…

**NEW** MiSci The Museum of Innovation and Science, Schenectady, NY.  Pass allows admittance to 2 adults and 2 children.  We have 2 passes.
The Clark Art Institute, Williamstown, MA.  Pass valid for the admittance of 2 adults.  Anyone under 18 is free.
Albany Institute of History and Art,  Albany, NY.  Pass allows admittance to four people.  We have one pass.


Displays -

Check out the on-going displays of art work in the William Kennedy Program Room. Every two months we will feature a different local artist.


Summer reading -

Check out the New York State Summer Reading website for games, reading lists and more.
The theme for 2014 is  Fizz, Boom, READJune 28 the Library will hold its annual fair to kick off the Library’s summer reading program.  Here is the schedule for the Library Fair on Saturday, June 28th from 11:00 to 3:00 PM:

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Click below for the July and August Summer Reading Calendars:

July Summer Reading

August Summer Reading

Visit the NYS Summer Reading site for information on the 2014 Teen Video Challenge.
Check out last year’s winning Summer Reading Video.