Thank you to The Orchards of Conklin for donating apples for our Apple-Mania program. Over 40 people of all ages enjoyed Jonathan Kruck's stories as well as tasting locally-grown apples.
Thank you to everyone who donated blood at our Blood Drive on September 5, hornoring the lives lost on September 11. 77 pints were collected!
Prevent illness before they start! Keep yourself and your family safe this season with these resources:
Be Tick-Free This Fall
Facts About Seasonal Flu Vaccine
Flu Clinics at Rockland Health Department
Flu Guide for Parents
Healthy Haverstraw Directory (bilingual)
What to Do if You Have the Flu
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Want to try the latest gadgets? Adult Haverstraw Library cardholders in good standing may borrow out a Nook Color, Amazon Kindle, iPad or Samsung tablet for 14 days. Additionally, HKDPL cardholders may borrow an Apple or Windows laptop for in-house use. Borrow one today at the Adult Reference desk.
Haverstraw Library has Early Literacy Stations (ELS) from AWE Learning designed specifically for our youngest patrons ages 2-12 and featuring over 4,000 localized learning activities. The fun, interactive and engaging content spans all seven curricular areas: math; science and nature; social studies and geography; reading; art and music; writing and computer skills; and reference. We have both English and Bilingual Spanish stations available for our young patrons to enjoy.
Visit a museum for free! Museum passes are available for established Haverstraw Library card holders in good standing. Passes are available for the American Museum of Natural History; Bethel Woods Center for the Arts; Boscobel House & Gardens; Edward Hopper House; Frick Collection; Guggenheim Museum; Hudson Highlands Nature Museums; Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum; Museum of the City of New York; Museum Village; New York Transit Museum and Storm King Art Center.