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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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

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10:30 am Bilingual Storytime – Hora del Cuento Bilingüe
Bilingual Storytime – Hora del Cuento Bilingüe
Jul 15 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Bilingual Storytime - Hora del Cuento Bilingüe
Program Room Stories and songs in English and Spanish for all ages! Cuentos y canciones en inglés y español para todas las edades Los lunes @ 10:30am en la Sala de Programas
3:00 pm Spilling Ink Story Cubes (Teens)
Spilling Ink Story Cubes (Teens)
Jul 15 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Spilling Ink Story Cubes (Teens)
Program Room Make your own Suminagashi Journal with a Japanese-style binding. Roll the dice, share the story, build on ours or edit and illustrate your own. This is a round table writing game with a twist! … Continue reading Spilling Ink Story Cubes (Teens)
4:00 pm Tween Time
Tween Time
Jul 15 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Tween Time
Program Room Participants will take part in space-themed STEM programs each week. This program is for children in grades 3 – 6.
4:30 pm Teen Movie Monday!
Teen Movie Monday!
Jul 15 @ 4:30 pm – 6:15 pm
Teen Movie Monday!
Teen Library Mars Attacks!: Earth is invaded by Martians with unbeatable weapons and a cruel sense of humor. Starring: Jack Nicholson, Pierce Brosnan, Sarah Jessica Parker Rated: PG-13
12:00 pm Picnic Stories in the Park
Picnic Stories in the Park
Jul 16 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Picnic Stories in the Park
Meet in the Children’s Room Pack a picnic and meet us at the Library. We’ll provide the cold drink. No registration required.
1:00 pm Games, Set, Match! (Teens)
Games, Set, Match! (Teens)
Jul 16 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Games, Set, Match! (Teens)
Teen Library Choose one of our board games, challenge a friend or play as a team, keep weekly score on our Summer Board. The top 3 scorers for the summer will receive an award! Drop … Continue reading Games, Set, Match! (Teens)
4:00 pm Calling All Creative Kids
Calling All Creative Kids
Jul 16 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Calling All Creative Kids
  Program Room   Be inspired by NASA photography and create out of this world cosmic art. Registration is required; registration begin July 2. Please call (914) 630 – 5894 to register. This program is … Continue reading Calling All Creative Kids
5:00 pm Read to Mr. Pickles – Lee a Mr. Pickles para grados K – 5
Read to Mr. Pickles – Lee a Mr. Pickles para grados K – 5
Jul 16 @ 5:00 pm – 5:45 pm
Read to Mr. Pickles - Lee a Mr. Pickles para grados K - 5
Children’s Room This program is for children in grades K – 5. Registration is required – please call (914) 630 – 5894 to register. 
10:30 am Little Stars – Toddler Time
Little Stars – Toddler Time
Jul 17 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Little Stars - Toddler Time
Program Room Summertime fun for toddlers ages 18 – 36 months, with a parent or caregiver. We’ll sing songs, have fun with felt boards, read aloud our favorite stories and make simple space themed crafts … Continue reading Little Stars – Toddler Time
2:00 pm Mamaroneck Book Club
Mamaroneck Book Club
Jul 17 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Mamaroneck Book Club
Community Room Meetings are usually held on the third Wednesday of the month @ 2pm in the Community Room of the Library. Pre-registration is not required. Combined meetings with At Home on the Sound.
4:00 pm Learn to Play Chess (Grades K – 6)
4:00 pm Spanish Club – Club de Español [Grades K – 2]
Spanish Club – Club de Español [Grades K – 2]
Jul 17 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Spanish Club -  Club de Español [Grades K - 2]
Community  Room Discuss books, make crafts, and play games in Spanish. This program is for children in grades K – 2. Registration is required; please call (914) 630 – 5894 to register. Program is limited … Continue reading Spanish Club – Club de Español [Grades K – 2]
4:30 pm Spanish Club – Club de Español [Grades 3 – 5]
Spanish Club – Club de Español [Grades 3 – 5]
Jul 17 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Spanish Club - Club de Español [Grades 3 - 5]
Community Room Discuss books, make crafts, and play games in Spanish. This program is for students in grades 3 -5; registration is required – please call (914) 630 – 5894 to register.  Limited to 20 … Continue reading Spanish Club – Club de Español [Grades 3 – 5]
4:30 pm Universe Program Series (Teens): Wind Spinners & Chimes
Universe Program Series (Teens): Wind Spinners & Chimes
Jul 17 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Universe Program Series (Teens): Wind Spinners & Chimes
Program Room Hands-on crafts & STEAM programs for Middle and High School aged teens. Registration required – space and materials are limited. Please call (914) 630 – 5875 to register. 
7:00 pm Family Bedtime Stories
Family Bedtime Stories
Jul 17 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Family Bedtime Stories
Children’s Room All ages – no registration required. Pajamas, pillows, and teddy bears welcome!
11:00 am ESL Conversation Group
ESL Conversation Group
Jul 18 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
ESL Conversation Group
Local History Room   Make friends while practicing English. Our ESL conversation group is led by Ms. Erica Loutsch.
11:00 am Mamaroneck New Movie Matinee
Mamaroneck New Movie Matinee
Jul 18 @ 11:00 am – 1:30 pm
Mamaroneck New Movie Matinee
Community Room   First Man: A look at the life of the astronaut, Neil Armstrong, and the legendary space mission that led him to become the first man to walk on the Moon on July 20, … Continue reading Mamaroneck New Movie Matinee
11:00 am Ready, Set, Start
Ready, Set, Start
Jul 18 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Ready, Set, Start
      Program Room This program is for pre-schoolers, 2 – 5 years old, with a parent/caregiver. Have fun with stories and play activities that develop creativity and motor skills. Registration is required; please … Continue reading Ready, Set, Start
3:30 pm Summer Movies for Children: Monsters vs. Aliens
Summer Movies for Children: Monsters vs. Aliens
Jul 18 @ 3:30 pm – 5:15 pm
Summer Movies for Children: Monsters vs. Aliens
Community Room Monsters vs. Aliens: A woman transformed into a giant after she is struck by a meteorite on her wedding day becomes part of a team of monsters sent in by the U.S. government … Continue reading Summer Movies for Children: Monsters vs. Aliens
11:00 am All Ages Storyhour
All Ages Storyhour
Jul 20 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
All Ages Storyhour
Children’s Room Stories that will appeal to all ages of kids and their caregivers. No registration required.
11:30 am All Ages Craft
All Ages Craft
Jul 20 @ 11:30 am – 12:00 pm
All Ages Craft
Children’s Room A craft simple enough for the little kids and creative enough for the big kids. No registration required.
2:00 pm At Eternity’s Gate
At Eternity’s Gate
Jul 20 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
At Eternity's Gate
Community Room At Eternity’s Gate: A look at the life of painter Vincent van Gogh during the time he lived in Arles and Auvers-sur-Oise, France. Starring: Willem Dafoe, Rupert Friend, Oscar Isaac This film is presented courtesy of the … Continue reading At Eternity’s Gate