Summer Reading 2021


Zoom Fridays – Zoom in Fridays at 10:00 AM July 9, 16, 23, & 30th for themed Special Guests. A free to-go craft kit included with registration. To register fill out this form. Zoom login details will be provided upon registration. Click here for the flyer

Tuesdays In the Park – Entertainment for the whole family! Click here to download the flyer
Special Thanks to our Sponsors: Meltz Lumber Company, Kneller Insurance Agency, Stewart’s Shops, The Bank of Greene county, Children’s Foundation of Columbia County, and The Claverack Democratic Committee.

Wednesdays With Gabby – Join Good Dog Gabby for stories at 4:00 PM on the library lawn (inside if it’s raining). Gabby is a Good Dog Foundation certified Reading Assistant Dog who loves children and stories. Gabby is limited to how many stories she can listen to, so please sign up in advance by emailing us at or calling the library at 518-851-7120. Click here for the flyer

Book Club for 1-3 grade – Mondays at 4:00 PM get ready for animal adventures with Stacy Silcock, arts, crafts and more.

Book Club for 4-6 grade – Join us Mondays at 4:00 PM as we read A Tale Dark and Grimm by Adam Gidwitz. Receive a copy of the book at the first meeting and join us for activities and games each week.

Pre-School Story Time – Preschool through kindergarten on the front lawn (inside if raining) with Deb Wiede, Thursdays at 10:00 AM

Reading Challenge! – This summer’s goal is for every student to read for 90 minutes a week for 10 weeks for a grand total of 900 minutes. You can do that! CLICK HERE for more details! 

Middle School Battle of the Books – Join us for practice meetings every Monday in June at 6:00 PM. Starting in July, Mondays at 3:00 PM. Meetings will alternate each week between in-person at the Claverack Library and Zoom.

High School Battle of the Books – Join us for practice meetings at the Philmont Library every Wednesday at 6:00 PM. Contact or for more info.