Monster Writing Contest!

Mystic Faire Fundraiser

Come enjoy a Mystic Faire Fundraiser with Rev. Susan Olin-Dabrowski & Friends!
On Saturday, October 27th from 12:30pm to 3:30pm, Readers will be offering: Herbal Tarot Cards, Traditional Tarot Cards, Astrological Readings, When Nature Speaks to You Cards, and Mediumship.
You can sign up for as many sessions as you would like; the cost is a non-refundable $15 for a 15-minute session. Payment is required upon registering and is a non-refundable donation with all proceeds benefiting the Pleasant Valley Library Fund.
Please stop into the library to reserve your reading and time slot. If you wish to pay your donation online, you must call the library for more information.
**This program is for ENTERTAINMENT PURPOSES ONLY.**

HUGE Autumn Book Sale!

Friends of the Pleasant Valley Library HUGE Fall Book Sale!
Friday, November 2nd through Sunday, November 4th
at the Pleasant Valley Town Hall, 1554 Main Street

Friday, November 2nd 6pm to 9pm (Preview Sale – $5 Admission – only $3 with your library card!)
Saturday, November 3rd 8:30am to 7pm
Sunday, November 4th 9am to 2pm (Bag Sale – $5 per bag)
Free Books starting at 2pm! (SUNDAY ONLY)

**Volunteers needed for set-up on Friday and tear-down on Sunday. Please contact the library for more details.**

LEGO Create & Display

Come to the library on Saturday, November 3rd from 11:00am – 12:30pm to make aGiving Thanks themed Lego display! This program is open to children ages 6 and up. After the Lego creations are complete, they will be put on display at the library.
Registration is required. Please register online, call us at 845-635-8460, or stop by the library to sign up!

Graveyard Tour with PV Historical Society

Have you ever wondered just who is buried in the Pleasant Valley Cemetery? The answers may surprise you! PV Historical Society member Mary Ellen Cowles will be guiding a tour around the cemetery on Saturday, November 3rd at 1pm. You will learn about the Presbyterian Church’s first pastor, the scandalous murder that took place in PV and its jaw-dropping aftermath, and visit the graves of a Revolutionary War Major and Civil War Private.
Registration is required. Please use our online registration form, call us at 845-635-8460, or stop by the library to sign up!

Bus Safety Program

Join us at the library on Saturday, November 3rd at 2pm for a special Bus Safety presentation for kids grades K through 5th! Children will learn all about the importance of bus safety, including the following topics: waiting at bus stops, crossing roads, bus etiquette, and coping with bullying on the bus. No sign-up is required for this program.
This program is presented by a local Girl Scout working on her Silver Award.

In Stitches – Drop-In Crochet Group

We love to crochet and have so much fun, we want to share with everybody! We meet every Tuesday at 12:30pm in the front room. If you want to learn how to crochet, we will teach you! If you’re working on a project and need help, we can help you! Or, just bring a project and sit and chat and laugh with us!!

No registration necessary, just drop in!

Chess Club

The Pleasant Valley Library will be offering a drop-in Chess Club! The group will meet on the 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month at 6pm in the Front Room of the library. Our next session is October 25th! No registration is required! All ages and skill levels are welcome to come meet local chess enthusiasts. We ask that you bring your own chess sets if you have them, though some will be provided.

If you have any questions, please feel free to email Robert at

Adult Volunteers Wanted!

Want to make a difference in your community? Love the library and wish to help out? We’re looking for passionate adults to help us out with various tasks in our library!
Some duties could include: shelving, pulling holds, sorting books for the Book Sales, unloading our donation shed.
Volunteers must have the ability to bend and lift [books are heavy and some shelves are low!] and attention to alphabetical detail.
Interested? You can download an application here– just print, complete, and return it to us! Or stop by the library and ask for a volunteer application at the desk. When an opening matches your interests, we’ll give you a call!

Afternoon Meditation Group

We now offer an afternoon session of our popular Meditation Group. This session will meet on the second Thursday of every month at 1pm. This is a FREE monthly meditation group led by certified hypnotherapist and Reiki Master Susan Olin-Dabrowski.  First time and experienced meditators are welcome.  Meditation can help manage stress and improve quality of life.
No registration is necessary, walk-ins are welcome.