Welcome to the Mamaroneck Library

The Library Is Now Open For Limited Service. Click Here for More Information.

Update: We have temporarily cancelled most library programming through September. We will keep you updated going forward on when we can resume our normal programming schedule.

 

Kindly note that we are NOT accepting any donations at this time. Please do NOT leave donations outside the Library.

Mamaroneck Library Reopening and Safety Plan      

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Children’s Summer Virtual Reading Programs   
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                                                       Adult Summer Reading Game 
Mamaroneck Library Adult Bingo

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     FROM THE DIRECTOR’S DESK     

 

VOM – Community Mask Quilt

 

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Even when the library is closed, our online library is open 24/7.

 

Tutor.com  A fully online tutoring service. You can get a tutor in more than 40 subjects including Math, Science, Social Studies, English, AP support, Foreign Languages and Business. Tutoring sessions take place in our easy-to-use online classroom which runs in your browser.

Kanopy video streaming is now available for patrons age 13 and older. The Kanopy collection offers a broad selection of more than 30,000 feature films, documentaries, foreign language, and training videos, including: the Criterion Collection, The Great Courses, the Frontline series, and international films. Credit-free films have been added for additional access.

 

Hoopla Digital  is a groundbreaking digital media service  that allows you to borrow movies, music, audiobooks, ebooks, comics and TV shows to enjoy on your computer, tablet, or phone – and even your TV! With no waiting, titles can be streamed immediately, or downloaded to phones or tablets for offline enjoyment later. You will need your library card number and PIN number to establish an account.


Overdrive & Overdrive Advantage
  A downloadable audiobook and eBook service offered by the Westchester Library System.  We have added a special collection of the most popular titles for Mamaroneck Library cardholders only, thus reducing wait times.

If you need a temporary Mamaroneck Library card to access our digital resources, please send a brief email listing your: name/address/telephone/birthdate/email to:

tbeebe@wlsmail.org

Mamlibchildren

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Looking for local community events? Look here!

The Mamaroneck Public Library encourages all our library patrons, friends and neighbors to fill out the 2020 Census! For more information: www.my2020census.gov 
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Health Care Navigator

The Navigator Program with Westchester County Department of Health is still up and running.  The Navigators are working with clients via telephone (they are not seeing participants on site).
If you need health insurance you can get personal assistance from one of the Westchester County Department of Health Navigators. You can apply whether you’ve lost a job that provided insurance or weren’t previously insured. Call 914-995-6350 or email hnav@westchestergov.com. To learn more visit: westchestergov.com
Senior Benefits Information Center
While SBIC sites are closed you can still receive unbiased Medicare counseling by calling our helpline at 914-231-3260 or by emailing
SBICS@wlsmail.org with your name, question, and preferred method of contact. Volunteer counselors will get back to you within two days, weekends included.

From The Village Planning Department: Hampshire Recreation, LLC, is asking for approval of a Planned Residential Development, pursuant to Village Code § 342-52, a wetlands permit, pursuant to Village Code § 192-7, and a subdivision, pursuant to Village Code § A348-6, for the proposed Hampshire Country Club Planned Residential Development of a 94.5 acre portion of the Project Site within the Village’s R-20 Zoning District. The location and scope of the proposed wetland activity is the installation of a 20-foot vegetative buffer consisting of native plantings along the edges of wetland areas on the site, and an increased water budget into pond 10.  The entire Project Site comprises 106.2 acres and is identified as tax parcel 9-42-568 on the Village of Mamaroneck Tax Map and 4-14-20 on the Town of Mamaroneck Tax Map.

The following link is for the Hampshire Club Redevelopment project: https://www.village.mamaroneck.ny.us/planning-department/pages/seqra-documents

Jan 7 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Children’s Room   Read to Mr Pickles, for grades K – 5. Registration required; please call (914) 630 – 5894 to register. 
Feb 18 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Tech Lab Join us to learn the basics of needlepoint with an online tutorial from Needlepoint.com Basic beginner supplies will be provided for registered participants. Space and  Materials are limited – please register to attend, … Continue reading Teen Break: Needlepoint!
Feb 19 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Teen Library Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark: On Halloween 1968, reclusive Stella and her two friends meet a mysterious drifter, Ramón, and uncover a sinister notebook of stories. Starring: Zoe Margaret Colletti, Michael Garza, Gabriel … Continue reading Teen Movie: Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark
Feb 20 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Program Room Pyrography (wood burning) and crayon melting designs for beginners. Basic beginner supplies will be provided to registered participants. Please call (914) 630 – 5875 to register, or email emctyre@wlsmail.org  
Mar 14 @ 1:00 pm – 2:15 pm
Teen Library Slender Man: In a small town in Massachusetts, a group of friends, fascinated by the internet lore of the Slender Man, attempt to prove that he doesn’t actually exist – until one of … Continue reading Teen Movie: Slender Man
May 2 @ 10:30 am – 2:30 pm
C2 Education is offering free practice SAT or  ACT tests. We should still be getting ready for these important tests, even though we are in quarantine. All you need is a pencil, paper, calculator, and … Continue reading Free at Home Online Practice SAT -or- ACT Tests!
May 16 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Revolution Prep has some great free opportunities for Mamaroneck students to participate in a live online ACT and/or SAT practice test and free webinars touching on many subjects of interest to high school students and … Continue reading Free at Home Online Practice SAT -or- ACT Tests!
May 21 @ 1:00 pm – 1:30 pm
LIVE SCIENCE SHOW Mystery Doug is excited to answer questions with the help of astronaut Jessica Meir, who filmed videos for Mystery Science while she was in space! Watch here.
May 21 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
In celebration of Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, PBS Books presents a live discussion with author Minh Lê and illustrator Dan Santat about their book Drawn Together in an interactive event. Drawn Together is the first … Continue reading Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month Celebration – Live Facebook Event
May 23 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Bit by Bit is a conference for high school girls, devoted to bringing together girls interested in computer science. Why? We believe that by gathering successful women with experiences to share, we can ensure that … Continue reading Bit by Bit: Breaking the Barrier for Girls in Tech 2020 Conference – Live Online!
Jun 3 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
    NO SEWING EXPERIENCE REQUIRED!   Virtual hand sewing workshop! All you need is a needle and thread and a few things that you probably have around the house. Of course, these masks are not … Continue reading Learn to Hand-Sew a Cloth Face Mask via ZOOM!
Jun 4 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Trailblazing Women for Kids with Suzanne Slade (Author) and Cozbi Cabrera (Illustrator) of Exquisite: The Poetry and Life of Gwendolyn Brooks    Watch on Facebook
Jun 9 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Given the uncertain nature of the summer and fall, avenues for participating in traditional extracurricular activities, e.g. camp jobs, travel experiences, school clubs, and sports, may not happen as they normally do. What will your child … Continue reading Presenting Your Passion Projects for College – ZOOM
Jun 16 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
   Tackling the college admissions and application process with your children can feel daunting, stressful, and anxiety-provoking. It can even be combative! Rest assured, you’re not alone. Hear from a panel of Westchester County parents … Continue reading Parent Perspective: The College Admissions Process – ZOOM Meeting
Jul 8 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Can’t visit colleges this summer? No worries – Applerouth is bringing the colleges to you! Join us as we embark on a Virtual College Road Trip! There are five stops in all, giving you a … Continue reading Virtual College Tour for STEM Majors
Jul 20 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Teen Writers Zoom Workshop Series: An Author Study with Jenny Theall Mondays in July from 4 – 5 PM Open to Middle/ High school aged writers/ No experience necessary Register via email at mamklibteens@gmail.com    Subject line: July Authors  to … Continue reading Teen Writers Zoom Workshop Series: An Author Study with Jenny Theall
Jul 27 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Teen Writers Zoom Workshop Series: An Author Study with Jenny Theall Mondays in July from 4 – 5 PM Open to Middle/ High school aged writers/ No experience necessary Register via email at mamklibteens@gmail.com    Subject line: July Authors to receive … Continue reading Teen Writers Zoom Workshop Series: An Author Study with Jenny Theall
Aug 1 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
C2 Education is offering free practice SAT or ACT tests on Saturday August 1, 2020 @ 10:30 am All you need is a pencil, paper, calculator, and a computer to take part in this event. Choose which test … Continue reading Free Practice ACT -or- SAT Exam
Aug 12 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
College Admissions, the Holistic Review Process and Community Service in the time of COVID-19 ZOOM: Wednesday August 12 @ 7:00 pm Mamaroneck Library has partnered with Stand Out For College, LLC to help families understand … Continue reading College Admissions, the Holistic Review Process, and Community Service in the Time of COVID-19 via ZOOM