Library Raffle

The Pleasant Valley Library is selling tickets for our Lottery Tree Holiday Raffle!
Take a chance, win a little extra holiday cash!
One lucky winner will receive: $100 cash, $100 in lottery scratch-offs, and a fiber optic table-top tree!
Tickets are $5 each, or 3 tickets for $10. Stop by today for your chance to win!
The drawing will be held Thursday, December 14th.
All proceeds benefit the Pleasant Valley Library Building Fund.

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? Ask for a volunteer application at the desk and when an opening matches your interests, we’ll give you a call!

Movie Night – Cars 3

On Friday, December 15th at 6pm, the library will be showing Cars 3! All ages are welcome, but small children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. We ask that you try and arrive a little before 6:00 because the rest of the library will be closing at that time. The program will be held at the Pleasant Valley Library in the upstairs meeting room. Popcorn will be served!

Registration is required. Please click here to register online, call us at 845-635-8460, or email!

Super Saturday Crafts!

Join us on Saturday, December 16th from 11am to 1pm for make-and-take holiday crafts! This is a drop-in program for children 4 to 12 years old. No registration required!

Library Closed for Christmas

The library will be closed Saturday, December 23rd through Monday, December 25th for Christmas.
None of our items will be due back on these days.
We will reopen at 10am on Tuesday, December 26th.
We here at the Pleasant Valley Library would like to wish you and your family a happy and healthy holiday season!

Winter Break Make & Take

Join us on Thursday, December 28th from 11am to 1pm for make-and-take winter crafts! This is a drop-in program for children 4 to 12 years old. No registration required!

Vinyasa Flow Yoga

The library will be offering a yoga class on the 1st Thursday at 6:30pm and 2nd Wednesday at 10:30am of each month, taught by local yoga instructor Jillian McMorrow. Beginners slow vinyasa flow coordinates breath with movement through different variations of postures. It’s a great way to balance, strengthen and stretch the body. Modifications for posture will be implemented if necessary. Please wear comfortable clothing, bring a yoga mat and a water bottle.

Registration for each month’s sessions will be opened around the first of every month. Sign-ups are limited to the first EIGHT people per session due to space restrictions.
PLEASE NOTE: if you register and then cancel, there will be a $10 program cancellation fee. We must enforce this due to the high demand for this program.


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.

We’re on Instagram!

 The Pleasant Valley Library is now on Instagram!Follow us for a glimpse behind the scenes, book recommendations, and much more. Have you taken a great photo in the library? Do you have an adorable photo of your kids reading library books? Email your photo to and we’ll feature your photo on our account!
Click here to follow us!

The library is now a Field Goods pickup location!

Want to support the library building fund and the local farming community? Consider joining Field Goods! This organization works closely with Hudson Valley farms to deliver fresh, local fruits and vegetables to the library where you can pick them up on Fridays. The library building fund gets $1.00 for every bag you order. You can set up an account for either weekly or bi-weekly delivery and you can suspend it at any time. Visit the Field Goods website for more information.