Upcoming Events


Board of Trustees Meeting

The Altamont Free Library Board of Trustees will meet for their regular monthly meeting on Monday, November 13th at 7pm. The public is invited to attend.


ADULT BOOK CLUB           

A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles                                                                                                         Monday, November 6th at 12 PM

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Hillbilly Elegy by J.D. Vance
Monday, December 4th at 12 PM

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AROUND THE WORLD POTLUCK: RUSSIA                                                                                           Monday,  November 27th at 6 PM                                                                                                                  Join us as we celebrate the delicious foods of Russia! Sign up at the library and cookbooks are available to be checked out.

THE SONGTELLER SESSIONS CONCERT FEAT. NICK MATULIS                                                                        Friday, November 3rd at 7 PM                                                                                                                           This free, all ages concert series will delve into the creative process of a different singer-songwriter each month. Our preformer this month is singer-songwriter Nick Matulis. Matulis plays a range of American music from folk and blues to jug band and rock. This will be a great show!

ELECTION DAY BALE SALE                                                                                                                                    Tuesday, November 7th from 9 AM to 6 PM                                                                                             Stop by the library’s annual bake sale table at the Altamont Village Hall on Election Day while you are out doing your civic duty. Whether your candidates win or lose, the day will undoubtedly be sweeter with a cookie or some home-baked bread. If you’d like to donate a baked good to raise money for the library, even better!

ADULT TRIVIA NIGHT  POSTPONED                                                                                                                             Thursday, November 16th from 7 PM to 9 PM

We regretfully have to postpone Trivia Night. Please join us on Thursday, December 14th for the next installment.

JUICE AND JAMMIES STORYTIME                                                                                                            Thursday, November 30th @ 7pm                                                                                                                 Put on your pj’s and join Ms. Erika for a pre-bedtime story, snack and craft! This storytime will be just the thing to prepare your kiddos to count sheep.

LIBRARY LIGHTS                                                                                                                                                  Sunday, December 3rd at 4 PM                                                                                                            Honor the memory of a loved one by dedicating a light on the Orsini Park Gazebo in their name. Make a donation to the Altamont Free Library by Friday, December 1st and their name will be read out at our annual gazebo lighting ceremony.

GINGERBREAD HOUSE DECORATING AT THE ALTAMONT MASONIC LODGE                                                 Sunday, December 3rd from 1 – 3 PM                                                                                                           Join us for our annual Gingerbread House decorating event . Space is limited to 20 people so sign up today at the library or call (518)862-7239 to reserve your spot!

And as always every Tuesdays at 10:30 there is a Preschooler’s Storytime and every Wednesday at 10:30 there is a Toddler’s Storytime!