About the Library


The Pleasant Valley Free Library is located at 1584 Main Street (Route 44) in Pleasant Valley, approximately 5 miles west of the Taconic State Parkway. View Map

About the Library:

The Pleasant Valley Free Library is a free association library operating under the laws of the State of New York governing Free Libraries. The chief objective of the Library is to provide the people of Pleasant Valley with an effective, friendly, and responsive Free Library service of high quality, capable of evolving and expanding with the needs of the community. We are also a legally designated Dutchess County Heating and Cooling Center.

2023 Annual Report to the Community

Board of Trustees:

The Pleasant Valley Free Library is governed by a board of nine Trustees. They meet on the third Thursday of every month. Our trustees are:

Joy Dyson
Steve MacNish
Mary DeGennaro
Gail Rau
Other members: 
Erica Bush, Dorothy Denny, Pauline Herr, Karen Karis, and Anna Wei.

Library Minutes (2016-present)


Director: Daniela Pulice
Head of Children’s Services: Julie
Library Assistant: Bethany
Programmer: Linda
Senior Clerk: Sarah
Clerks: Linda, Kym, Morgan, and Sue