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Comics Plus Library Edition

Read Comics Online at the Library for Free!

Come and read over 100 comic books at the Library using Comics Plus: Library Edition! Featuring top publishers and creators such as Archie Comics, IDW Publishing, Dynamite Entertainment, Image Comics, Red 5 Comics and more.

Start off by creating an account. Enter your email addres and a password. Once logged in, you may browse the library, select a publisher or search for titles, and check out comics you want to read. Checked out titles will appear in your shelf which will be available for you to read for seven days. Expired comics will automically check themselves in and you may borrow more comics afterwards. For a fun how-to in comic book format, check this welcome page on how to use Comics Plus: Library Edition.

Once you have registered, you may log in at any time! Note: If you are trying to access the site from home, please use this link.

Read eBooks now

Read Online or Download Children's eBooks - Free!

We are proud to offer an excellent new service powered by eSebco to all our young readers. Read over 100+ children's and teen eBooks online or on your mobile device anywhere, anytime, and for free!

Get started by clicking the banner above, enter the username "haverstraw" and password "public" (password is not case sensitive and please remove quotes when entering username and password), enter your 14 digit Haverstraw Library card number, and finally, enter your name. Once logged in, you can read eBooks by reading level, grade level, or subject with more being added every day!

Turn on your speakers and the eBooks may be read to you! Replay, fast-forward, or read the eBook on your own. Want to read on the go? Download the eSebco app here. Open the app in your mobile device and follow the instructions above. Once an eBook is downloaded to your phone, internet connection is not needed. Access eBooks at any time!

Back to School

Children's Programs @ the Main Library

Celebrate Halloween! Play with Your Food!

Thursday, October 30, 6 pm
For ages 5-11. Create fun and spooky Halloween treats! Registratipon begins October 16 for Haverstraw Library cardholders only.

Family Movies

Wednesday, September 24, 6 pm
Thursday, October 23, 6 pm
Enjoy a movie on our big screen! A grown-up must accompany children into the library and remain with them during the movie. No registration required.

Family Storytime & Craft

Wednesdays, October 1 - December 17, 10:15 am & 2 pm
For ages 3-6 and their caregivers. Enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays, and a simple art activity! Registration begins September 15 for Haverstraw Library cardholders and September 25 for everyone else.

LEGO CLub

Fridays, 4 pm
For children ages 4-12. Come in and play with LEGO building blocks. Create something simple or something out of this world! No registration requied.

Mad Science: Fire & Ice

Saturday, October 25, 11 am
For ages 5-11. Get ready dor some sizzlin' excitement! Learn about the amazing properties of fire and combustion. Then, cool off with spectacular demonstrations involving dry ice! Explore the science behind this amazing frozen gas. Learn about chemical reactions and the states of matter. Registration begins October 13 for everyone.

Mad Science: The Science of Magic!

Saturday, September 20, 11 am
For ages 5-11. Are magicians really doing magic? Most of the spectacular demonstrations created by magicians LOOK like magic but are really science! Explore areas of science that can be used to create "magic." Watch as objects float and disappear. Set money on fire, watch it burn, and then bring it back into existence. Fill large balloons with air using only the power of your mind... and Bernoulli's principle. Registration begins September 8 for everyone.

Minecraft Club

Thursday, October 9, 6:30 pm-7:30 pm
For grades 2-6. Talk and play everything Minecraft! Registration begins one week before the program for everyone.

Music Appreciation with Mr. Burr

Ages 0-18 months: Fridays, September 12 - October 17, 10:15 am
Ages 18-36 months: Fridays, September 12 - October 17, 10:45 am
Mr. Burr will use music, fun, and laughter to develop children's perceptual motor skills and socialization skills. Children are encouraged to reach out and play with the many props Mr. Burr will bring each week. Limited registration begins September 2 for Haverstraw Library cardholders only.

North Rockland Reading Adventures!

Check in-house and online calendars for dates.
Come listen to North Rockland students from Thiells Elementary, West Haverstraw Elementary and Stony Point Elementary read stories to family and friends! No registration. All is welcome.

Pajama Storytime

Tuesday, October 14, 7 pm
For ages 3-5. Enjoy a storytime with everyone in pajamas! Stories, songs, fingerplays, and more! Registration begins September 15 for Haverstraw Library cardholders and September 25 for everyone else.

PAWS for Reading: R.E.A.D. to a Dog

Check online calendars for dates and times.
Sign up for a 15 minute session to read one-to-one to a therapy dog!

Pirate Party!

Wednesday, October 15, 4:30 pm - 5:15 pm
For ages 3-7. Dress like a pirate! Make pirate crafts! Limited registration begins October 1 for Haverstraw Library cardholders and October 13 for everyone else.

Preschool Storytime

Tuesdays, September 30 - December 16, 7 pm
Thurdays, October 2 - December 18, 10:15 am
For ages 3-5. Stories, songs, puppets, crafts and more! Registration is now open.

Science Squad: Bubble Science!

Wednesday, October 15, 7 pm
For grades 4-6. Registration begins one week before the program for everyone.

Stories & Craft

Mondays, September 29 - December 15, 2 pm
For ages 3-6. Stories, crafts, and more! Registration begins September 15 for Haverstraw Library cardholders and September 25 for everyone else.

Tales & Tunes

Mondays, September 29 - December 15, 11:30 am & 7 pm
Tuesdays, September 30 - December 16, 11:30 am
For walkers up to age 3 and their adult guardians. Enjoy stories, fingerplays, songs, and bubbles! Parent/caregiver participation required. Registration begins September 15 for Haverstraw Library cardholders and September 25 for everyone else.

Wee Craft Together

Monday, September 8, 10:30 am
Tuesdays, September 8 & October 7, 6 pm
For ages 2-4 with a caregiver. Listen to stories and make fun craft together! Registration begins one week before program for Haverstraw Library cardholders and the day before for everyone else.

Yoga with Sue for ages 5-7

Mondays, September 15 - October 6, 5:30 pm - 6:20 pm
Registration begins September 6 for Haverstraw Library cardholders only. A fun creative approach to yoga that uses games, music and props. Learn poses that increase strength, flexibility, coordination and balance.

Halloween

Children's Programs @ the Village Branch

Celebrate Halloween! Play with Your Food!

Wednesday, October 29, 4:15 pm
For ages 5-11. Create fun and spooky Halloween treats! Registration begins October 16 for Haverstraw Library cardholders only.

Drop-In Crafts

Tuesdays, September 30 & October 21, 4:30 pm
For grades K-5. Come in and join us for a craft! No registration, just come in.

Family Movies

Mondays, September 22 and October 13 & 27, 5:30 pm
For ages 4-12. Watch movies on the big screen! Families are welcome.

Family Storytime

Tuesday, September 16, 10:30 am
For ages 3-5 and their caregivers. Stories, songs and more! No registration, just come in!

Fiesta Latina-Americana

Saturday, October 11, 1 pm
Celebrate Hispanic culture with songs, food, music, crafts and more from Latin American countries. Registration begins October 1 for Haverstraw Library cardholders only. Families welcome!

LEGO Building Club & Board Games

Fridays, September & October, 4 pm - 5 pm
For ages 4-12. No registration required. Play checkers, chess, Candyland, Trouble, Perfection, Scrabble and more! Not in board games? Build something with our LEGOs!

Mad Science: Rocket Show!

Saturday, October 4, 2 pm
For ages 5-11. Learn the science behind how rockets work! Registration begins September 19 for Haverstraw Library cardholders only.

Mad Science: The Science of Magic!

Saturday, September 20, 2 pm
For ages 5-11. Are magicians really doing magic? Most of the spectacular demonstrations created by magicians LOOK like magic but are really science! Explore areas of science that can be used to create "magic." Watch as objects float and disappear. Set money on fire, watch it burn, and then bring it back into existence. Fill large balloons with air using only the power of your mind... and Bernoulli's principle. Registration begins September 8 for Haverstraw Library cardholders only.

Games! Games! Games!

Go to LEGO website Visit Marvel Site Check out the Wiggles Visit Barbie.com Visit Seussville Check out the Sanrio webite Go to Bratz site Visit PBS Kids Check out Thomas the Train's Site Go to Sesame Street Go to Nick Jr Site Cartoon Network, here we come! Visit Disney Go to Polly Pocket site Check out Discovery for Kids Go to Disney Playhouse Starwars!! Go! Visit the Kids WB Nick, nick, na-nick, nick, nick! Visit Fox Kids! Watch and play on the CW Vortexx Games and fun with Booktime

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Homework Help

Homework

Need help with your homework? Don't know where to go? Check out these userful links!

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Grades K-5
Khan Academy - all subjects
AOL Kids Homework Help Jr.
Kids Health for Kids
Yahoo! Kids
National Geographic Kids
Scholastic Homework Hub
Kids Click!
♦ Discovery Education Video Homework Help: Math, Science, English, Social Studies

Grades 6 and up
Khan Academy - all subjects
Kids Click!
Homework NYC
RefDesk Homework Helper
Kids.gov
Discovery Education: BJ Pinchbeck's Homework Helper

Museum Passes

Museum passes are available for Haverstraw Library card holders only to:

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American Museum of Natural History
Bethel Woods Center for the Arts
Guggenheim Museum
Hudson Highlands Nature Museums
Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum
Storm King Art Center

Haverstraw Library cardholder must be established and be in good standing (i.e. patron must physically have library card at hand and have no fees).

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- One museum pass per family.
- 3 day loan period.
- $10/day late return fee.
- Lost musuem pass fee cost equals replacement of the membership.

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