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In-Library Browsing
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Library Hours
*Please note these hours are subject to change.*
See our website for the latest updates to our hours of operation for all services.
In-Library Hours

Mon-Tues: 2-7pm
Wed-Fri: 11-4pm
Sat: 12-4pm
(closed Sun)
Computer Use Hours

Mon-Tues: 2-6:45pm
Wed-Fri: 11am-3:45pm
Sat: 12-3:45pm

One hour session per day with valid Library card, first come, first served.
Don't forget- Wifi is available from your car on Library grounds!

Curbside Pick-up Hours:

Mon-Tues: 2-8pm
Wed-Fri: 10-5pm
Sat: 11-5pm
(closed Sun)

Our book drop is open!
Items may be returned in our book drop at any time.

Please note: the Library is not accepting book donations at this time. Please do not put book donations in our book drop.
What's going on at the Library...
Our eMagazine Collection is Now on Overdrive/Libby!
Our eMagazine collection has recently moved from the RBDigital app to the Libby/Overdrive app! Patrons now have access to over 3,200 magazines, including popular titles, such as Men’s Health, Country Living, Harper’s Bazaar, and Field & Stream! Magazines can be accessed, anytime, anywhere, for free, with never any holds or wait times!
 
Introducing... Tutor.com!
STUDENTS AND JOBSEEKERS: Do you need help with homework, upcoming exams, or want to improve your grades? Looking for job interview or resume tips?
 
With Tutor.com, cardholders from any Ulster County library can receive on-demand, one-on-one tutoring in numerous subjects, including algebra, calculus, chemistry, biology, history, reading comprehension, test prep for AP exams, the SAT, ACT, and so much more! Tutor.com also provides resources for adults, including resume and cover letter help, interview prep, Microsoft Office tutorials, and citizenship test review.
 
Need to write a paper, conduct research, or draft a resume? You can now borrow Chromebook and WiFi hotspot bundles from the Library, to easily accomplish this work from home or on-the-go. Print jobs can be sent to the Library using Princh, our remote printing service.
Click on the name of the service for more details!
Community Survey
There’s still time to take our brief community survey!
As we look towards the future, we would like to hear which services were most beneficial to you during the pandemic and how we can build back better.
Shredder Truck Event
Marlboro Library Side Parking Lot
Friday, April 2, 9-11:00 a.m.
The shredder truck returns to the Library! Bring down your old documents to the Library to have them destroyed safely in seconds.

This event is rain or shine, first-come, first-served, with a three bag/box limit per person. The shredder truck will be parked in the Library side parking lot.
To ensure social distancing, when arriving, please park in our side lot and place any bags/boxes next to your car. Staff will then bring them to the shredder truck. Please no early birds to allow us to safely set up and allow for the shredder truck to get positioned in our parking lot! 
Attendees must wear a mask when on Library property and adhere to social distancing guidelines.

Virtual Programs
Join us online!
PLEASE NOTE:
For security purposes, participants must register prior to all online programs.

Please sign up on our Events Calendar, or follow the program links below.

Participants will be emailed a meeting link prior to the event.
Build Your Business Series
Wednesdays in April at 7:00 p.m.
Program in partnership with the Ulster County Library Association.
Series hosted by the Gardiner Library.
Join us and other Ulster County Libraries for this four-part virtual series that will cover topics to help both you and your business succeed. Each week, a guest speaker will present on a different topic. Registration is required. You can register for all four workshops or just those that interest you! 
Parkinson's 101
What You and Your Family Should Know
Presented by Katherine Amodeo, MD & the Parkinson’s Disease Foundation
Saturday, April 10, 10:30-11:30 a.m.
This virtual program will provide a basic overview of Parkinson’s Disease and is for anyone who wants to learn more. This program will cover what Parkinson’s Disease is, what causes it, common symptoms, treatments, and strategies for managing symptoms. Attendees will also have time to ask any questions at the end.

Registration is required.
Registrants will be emailed a link the day before the event.
Medicare 101 Webinar
Saturday, April 17, 10:00 a.m.
Are you currently enrolled in Medicare? Will you be turning 65 over the next year or two?

Learn about eligibility, how and when to enroll, when you can make changes, and the insurance options available to you.

This program will review and compare what services are covered/not covered under Medicare Parts A, B, C and D, and more!
Registration is required. Registrants will be emailed a link prior to the event.
Recycle Right!
Thursday, April 22, 3:30 p.m.
Program in partnership with the Ulster County Library Association.
Hosted by the Highland Public Library. 
Why can't ALL plastics be recycled? What does the chasing arrows symbol really mean? Should you leave the bottle cap on or off? Is it ok to bag my recyclables? This virtual class will de-mystify recycling and help you avoid being a wishful recycler! 

Join the Ulster County Resource Recovery Agency (UCRRA) Recycling Outreach Team for a virtual presentation to have these questions and many more answered.
To learn more about UCRRA please visit ucrra.org.
Registration is required. A Zoom link will be emailed to registrants prior to the event.
Virtual Book Club
Wednesday, April 28, 7:00 p.m.
All are welcome to attend our virtual Book Club! Over Zoom, we will be discussinThe Girl with the Louding Voice by Abi Daré.

Copies have been ordered and are available for pick-up. Registration is required.
Tutor.com Informational Session
Thursday, April 29, 7:00 p.m.
Registration is required. Registrants will be emailed a Zoom link the day of the program.
Does your child need help with homework, upcoming exams, or want to improve their grades? Learn more about our online resource, Tutor.com, which provides on-demand, one-on-one virtual tutoring!
 
Library staff will show a live virtual demonstration of Tutor.com and will be available to answer any questions you may have. Library cardholders from any Ulster County library have access to Tutor.com!
Discover Marlboro Walking Tour App
Looking for something fun to do outdoors?

Enjoy the fresh air and sunshine and take a walking tour through town with our app: Discover Marlboro!

Rediscover your town today.
Online Children's Programs
Winter/Spring Children's Programs Now Underway!
Programs run through April 30.

A Zoom link will be sent out to all registrants on the morning of each program. Please be sure to use a valid email address when registering.
Join us for Tween/Teen Book Club Programs:
Teen Book Club
Tuesday, April 27, 4:30-5:00 p.m.
For ages 13–16

Join us on Zoom on the fourth Tuesday of each month to chat about our book pick of the month. All books will be available via our digital book streaming platform, Hoopla, or as hard copy books from the Library. The April book selection is White Rose by Kip Wilson.
Remote Readers Book Club
Wednesday, April 28, 4:30-5:00 p.m.
For ages 9–12

Join us for a monthly book discussion with your friends on Zoom! Physical books can be picked up at the Library, or digital versions can be found on Hoopla. The April book selection is El Deafo by Cece Bell.
Children's programming questions?
Email taylor@marlborolibrary.org or leave a message for our children’s librarian at 845-236-7272 ext. 217
Available for Checkout:
Children's Light Panel!
Check out the newest addition to our item lending collection, a light panel! This toddler tech toy adds a sensory element to any table-top activity. Use it for counting, sorting, matching games and more. Borrow it, or any of our other kids’ toys and games, today!
Children's Library Appointments
The children's section is available to browse during regular hours, or families can make an appointment with Ms. Taylor.
An appointment is not required unless you want to be sure the children’s librarian is available for assistance, or if you want to ensure entry at a specific time, as we only allow one family in the children’s area at a time.
For an appointment, contact Ms. Taylor at Taylor@marlborolibrary.org or 236-7272 ext. 217.
For Avid Readers!
For weekly reading recommendations, check out our blog, The Book Buzz.
Save the Date:
Please note:
Check marlborolibrary.org for any weather related closings or delays.
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Address: 1251 Route 9W, Marlboro, NY 12542
Tel: (845)236-7272
In-Library hours:
Mon-Tues:  2-7pm
Wed-Fri:  11am-4pm
Sat:  12-4pm
(closed Sundays)

Curbside hours:
Mon-Tues:  2-8pm
Wed-Fri:  10-5pm
Sat:  11-5pm
(closed Sundays)