Welcome to the Mamaroneck Library

The Library Will Be Closed Until Further Notice. Click Here for More Information.

Update: Anticipating a more lengthy closure, we are cancelling all library programming through early-September. We will keep you updated going forward on when we can resume our normal operations and programming.

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Although our physical 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.

Kanopy has extended these offers through May 31, 2020.

 

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.

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

tbeebe@wlsmail.org

 

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Looking for local community events? Look here!

Try one of our 2 weekly exercise classes:

Walking – Tuesdays @ 10:15am

QiGong – Thursdays @ 10:15am

Call the Reference Desk @ (914) 630 – 5888 for further details.

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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

May 31 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
  Join author/historian Anthony Robins and learn the history of one of the world’s most famous landmarks –  New York City’s Grand Central Terminal.  Anthony Robins is the author of Grand Central Terminal: 100 Years of … Continue reading Grand Central: An Illustrated Discussion with Anthony Robbins: Live on Zoom
Jun 3 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Yoga Flow Class is a 30-minute easier session designed for those who have yoga mats and can get up and down from the floor with ease. We will be practicing Yoga Asanas (poses) in a continuous, fluid … Continue reading Yoga Flow 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 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
The Stamford Museum and Nature Center will be presenting a remote learning experience. The Zoom link will be sent a few days before the program. Please email lbhandari@wlsmail.org to sign up.
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 5 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
During America’s Golden Age of Illustration, New Rochelle was home to many of leading artists who created the covers of the nation’s magazine’s and advertisements. As a premier suburban community, with easy access to Manhattan, … Continue reading Great Illustrators with Barbara Davis: Live on Zoom
Jun 8 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Dr. Lawrence Faltz, former president of the Westchester Amateur Astronomers, will share the myths, legends, history and wonder of the night sky. Come and learn the fabulous tales about the constellations in our night sky. … Continue reading Zoom Meeting: Astronomy on the Ceiling: The Constellations of Grand Central Terminal
Jun 10 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Denise Mathieson, is a Mamaroneck resident, mom, wife, dog owner and Yoga Teacher. Denise writes: “In reading the library’s newsletter, I was inspired to offer Yoga to my community. In our current new way of life, I … Continue reading Online Chair Yoga
Jun 11 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Join a native Larchmont resident and Mamaroneck High School graduate, Karen Dukess, as she discusses her debut novel The Last Book Party. Karen can sometimes be seen writing at both the Mamaroneck Public Library and … Continue reading Meet Karen Dukess, author of The Last Book Party, online on Zoom
Jun 17 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Yoga Flow Class is a 30-minute easier session designed for those who have yoga mats and can get up and down from the floor with ease. We will be practicing Yoga Asanas (poses) in a continuous, fluid … Continue reading Yoga Flow Online
Jun 18 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
“Justice Unplugged is written impatiently from the margins, unearthing our endless narratives – pulling the plug on justice as it has come to be defined – and reclaiming its meaning.  Embedded into every fabric of society, … Continue reading Meet Luis Quiros, the author of Justice Unplugged via Zoom
Jun 24 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Denise Mathieson, is a Mamaroneck resident, mom, wife, dog owner and Yoga Teacher. Denise writes: “In reading the library’s newsletter, I was inspired to offer Yoga to my community. In our current new way of life, I … Continue reading Online Chair Yoga
Jul 1 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Yoga Flow Class is a 30-minute easier session designed for those who have yoga mats and can get up and down from the floor with ease. We will be practicing Yoga Asanas (poses) in a continuous, fluid … Continue reading Yoga Flow Online
Jul 6 @ 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 8 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Denise Mathieson, is a Mamaroneck resident, mom, wife, dog owner and Yoga Teacher. Denise writes: “In reading the library’s newsletter, I was inspired to offer Yoga to my community. In our current new way of life, I … Continue reading Online Chair Yoga
Jul 13 @ 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 15 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Mamaroneck Book Club Reads New York will feature award-winning author Susie Orman Schnall, who will discuss her new novel about the 1939 World’s Fair. We Came Here to Shine, a historical fiction novel featuring two bold and ambitious … Continue reading One Book One Community – Mamaroneck Book Club on Zoom
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 21 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
To sign up for this lecture, register here. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.   Ayurveda believes a balance of body, mind, and spirit will naturally result in a … Continue reading The Immune System – Balancing the Microbiome – via Zoom
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 … Continue reading Teen Writers Zoom Workshop Series: An Author Study with Jenny Theall
Aug 5 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Please join us for a special short story reading by acclaimed voice actor Alan Sklar.  Alan will read “A Bad Night for Burglars” and “How Far Could it Go“, both written by Grand Master mystery writer … Continue reading Short Story Performance via Zoom: Acclaimed Voice Actor Alan Sklar reads two short stories by Lawrence Block
Sep 5 all-day
Check out the books for sale in our book sale room on the lower level!   Regular prices: All Children’s Books: 50¢ each -or- 3 for $1.00 All Paperback Books: 50¢ each Hardcover Books: $1.00 … Continue reading Clearance Book Sale 2020
Oct 3 – Oct 4 all-day
Check out the books for sale in our book sale room on the lower level!   Regular prices: All Children’s Books: 50¢ each -or- 3 for $1.00 All Paperback Books: 50¢ each Hardcover Books: $1.00 … Continue reading Clearance Book Sale
Nov 7 – Nov 8 all-day
Check out the books for sale in our book sale room on the lower level!   Regular prices: All Children’s Books: 50¢ each -or- 3 for $1.00 All Paperback Books: 50¢ each Hardcover Books: $1.00 … Continue reading Clearance Book Sale 2020
Dec 5 – Dec 6 all-day
Check out the books for sale in our book sale room on the lower level!   Regular prices: All Children’s Books: 50¢ each -or- 3 for $1.00 All Paperback Books: 50¢ each Hardcover Books: $1.00 … Continue reading Clearance Book Sale 2020