Congratulations to all the Honorees at PPR’s Voices of Pawling

019_VOP-3-1-15-682x1024Especially to our own Library Trustee, Verna Carey!

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Pawling Library is Open Thursday, March 5th

The Pawling Library will open on schedule today. All children’s programs will take place as scheduled, but families are advised to assess road conditions in your area and make a safe decision for your family.

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A Matter of Balance: Managing Concerns about Falls

Tuesday, March 10th
10:00-11:00 am

Presented by Jean Curlee and
Retired Physical Therapist Anne Lancellotti

A Matter of Balance

A Matter of Balance is an award winning program that can help reduce the fear of falling and increase the activity levels of older adults who have concerns about falling.

Further information about A Matter of Balance is available at The Dutchess County Office for the Aging. Phone: (845) 486-2555.

If you are interested in participating or possibly becoming A Matter of Balance coach please call the Pawling Library at 855-3444 to register.

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Morning Children’s Programs Cancelled Wednesday, March 4th

iciclesOur morning Playspace program will be cancelled today due to icy road conditions.

Our 12:30 pm literacy program and 2:30 pm Leapin’ Letters program will take place as scheduled. Please assess road conditions in your area and make a safe decision for your family.

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Early Closing

The Library will be closing today
Tuesday, March 3rd at 6:00 pm
due to poor weather


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Battle of the BOOKS!!!

Reading as a sport?

Well we turned it into one!
Information Night: Wednesday April 22nd 6:30-7:30pmBOB

Battle of the books is a reading competition for teens in 5th-8th grade.  We read 8 books from now till the beginning of September where we face off with 26 other libraries! We are now forming the Pawling Library Team! The books are available at the library for the Pawling Team.  For more information and a list of the books, please click here!

To sign up please contact Nicole at 855-3444,, or just stop into the library.

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Teen Geeks: Tech Support at Your Local Library


Our Teen Geeks are on duty each Saturday from 1 to 4 to help you outsmart your smartphone, tame your tablet, and make your computer cooperate.

From email to Facebook, to Excel to Word, on your iPhone or on your laptop, our Geek will provide you with hands-on tech support.

No appointment necessary.

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Tell Albany You Support Your Library!

Data Sharing ButtonWednesday, February 25th is New York Library Advocacy Day, when library supporters converge on Albany to let our local representatives know that libraries are important to us and should be funded accordingly.

If you can’t make it all the way to the capital, you can still be heard.
Click Here to let your Local Officials Know that your library is important to you.

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How Children Succeed


hcs Want to help kids grow and learn?  Consider joining a  new type of book group for a community that embraces learning and change.  Each month we are reading a chapter of the book and discussing it.  Registration for this special group is now open till March 1st.

For all the information about this special program and for the registration form, please visit the Information Page.

In collaboration with the Pawling Central School District, the Pawling Library, Pawling PTSA and Pawling PTA.

Questions please contact Nicole at the Pawling Library (855-3444) or email

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B&B(Clockwise from top: Buildings created by Meredith, Ian, Dominic & Julianna.)

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