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Thank you for visiting our website! Please come and visit our lovely library too!

Sincerely, Maureen Garcia ~Director

Hello out there Mountain Top Community!

Tons of Summer Events Coming Up!

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Friends of the Mountain Top Library Light Bruch & Silent Auction

~Sunday, July 10th, 11 am – 2 pm~

$25 Per Person

*RSVP by July 3rd*


 Yoga Tuesdays Are Back!

Starts @ 10 am

~Bring a Mat!~


Pick Up Your Free Seeds @ The Mountain Top Library!

Also Available to Borrow at our Gardening Hub: Books & Gardening Tools


Get Help Using The Library’s FREE E-Resources!

Tuesday, July 5th

2 pm – 4 pm

*If possible, bring your phone, tablet, or laptop*



-Join Our Weekly Challenge –

All Are Welcome!


Local History Round Table 

Mondays @ 3 pm 

Bring pictures & stories to share.

Refreshments will be served!


Work Pays: Job Seeker Services

Thursday, June 30th

10 am – 2 pm

Presented by Columbia-Greene Workforce NY

For more information, call 518-697-6510


Starting Tuesday, July 5th @ 3pm

Weekly ESL Group Coordinated by Literacy Connections of the Hudson Valley. For More Info, Call 518-828-1792 EXT. 104


Family Yoga

Wednesdays @ 3 pm

~Starts July 6th~


Guided Meditation

A Collaboration with Peace Village

Thursdays in July @ 2 pm


Story Time @ The Library 

Fridays @ 2 pm

~Starts July 1st~


“Leave No Trace” 

Presented by Whale of a Trail

Wednesday, July 6th @ 11 am 

*Part of Our Environmental Educational Series*

Registration Required: Call 518-589-5707


Digital Help

Saturdays 10 am – 2 pm

*Starts July 9th*

No Appointment Necessary.

Please bring your laptop, phone, or tablet


Worm Composting 101 @ Fromer Market Gardens

Saturday, July 9th @ 1 pm

~Part of a Collaboration with The Library of Local~ 


C.R.E.A.T.E. Art Camp

Open to ages 6-14 

Monday, July 11th through Thursday, July 14th 

2  pm- 4 pm

Registration Required- Call 518-589-5707


Belly Dance Workshop – One Day Only! 

Saturday, July 16th

10 am – 12:30 pm

*Registration Required* Call 518-589-5707


Writing Authentic Poetry: A Workshop with Jerrice J. Baptiste

Three Tuesdays: 

July 12th @ 11:30 – 1:30 pm

July 19th @ 11:30 – 1:30 pm

July 26th @ 11:30 – 1:30 pm

*Open to ages 16 & older*


Artist Lecture Series- Presented by the Catskill Mountain Foundation

Three Evenings:

~Friday, July 8th @ 7 pm~

~Friday, July 15th @ 7 pm~

~Friday, August 19th @ 7 pm~


Mushroom Walk @ Fromer Market Gardens

~Saturday, July 23rd @ 10 am~

*Please park at the Mountain Top Library*


Story Walk in the Woodland @ The Mountain Top Arboretum

Visit The Arboretum on the Following Weeks for a Self-Guided Story Walk & Craft:

~Sat. July 9th through 16th~

~Sat. July 30th through  August 6th~

~Sat. August 20th through 27th~


Singing Bowls: Meditation & Mindfulness Workshop with Jeanne Licurse

Two Dates:

~Monday, July 25th @ 10 am~

~Monday, August 22nd @ 10 am~


Bereavement Group with Mel Bennett

~Thursdays in August @ 11:30~


Friends of the Mountain Top Library: Buck-A-Book Sale!

Books, DVDs, CDs, Games & More- All $1 Each


Wi-Fi Hotspots Available to Borrow!

Please Note: Only cardholders for the Mountain Top Library (Haines Falls) may borrow these Mobile Hotspots.


Pick Up Your Copy of “Simply Homemade”

Now Available at the Library!

$15 Donation Supports The Mountain Top Library



New in ’22: The Hoopla BingePass

 BingePass is a new type of hoopla Instant borrow that provides patrons with unlimited access to popular streaming content for 7 days, using only one hoopla Instant borrow!

BingePass launches with the introduction of hoopla Magazines and The Great Courses Library Collection, and there’s a lot more coming in 2022.

Get more information HERE!


The Great Giveback IS BACK!!

The Mountain Top Library Is Collecting Non-Perishable & Personal Care Products for the Tannersville Food Pantry! Bring Your Donations To the Library During Our Hours of Operation. If You Have Any Questions, Please Call Us @ 518-589-5707


Check Out These Awesome Local Book Clubs!


FREE Recovery Resources

Contact Mary Ellen @ 518-410-4175 or




The Healthcare Consortium will be at the Mountain Top Library on the third Friday of the month!

Please call  518-822-9600 ext. 300 for scheduling


Looking For A Job?





Services provided through the Mental Health Association of Columbia-Greene Counties, Inc.

Learn More HERE!










Stay Informed with Current & Reliable Sources

Greene County Public Health

New York State Department of Health

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Office of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo

US National Library of Medicine

World Health Organization (WHO)



friends of the lib

 “The Friends of the Mountain Top Library” is a nonprofit volunteer organization dedicated to supporting the library and keeping the love of reading alive in our community.  We meet the 3rd Wednesday of every month at 7:00PM in the Library and our activities include a book donation to the pre K and K classes of HTCSD Elementary School; the Dennis Lucas JR annual scholarship for best essay to a HTCSD Senior; our annual High Tea and Silent Auction; as well as several book and bake sales.

Membership is $10 for single and $20 for family.

 Please make checks payable to “The Friends of the Mountain Top Library,” PO Box 427, Tannersville NY, 12485 or drop off your membership fee at the Library. Please include your name, address and email with your check or cash for our records and mailing list for events and notifications.



Shop on AMAZON.COM and Help Support the Mountain Top Library!

Next time you shop online, visit

Choose “Mountain Top Library” as your charity organization and a portion of the proceeds will be donated to your favorite library!



Thank you to Stewart’s Shops and the Bank of Greene County for all of their support!

eBooks for Kids!

Overdrive for Kids

The library has expanded services with a new digital collection website experience just for kids. The main MHLS Digital Download Collection now has a separate site to provide a safe and easy browsing experience for kids.

Libraries recognize the need to provide a safe environment for kids to browse library materials. Just as the children’s section of the physical library has its own place, the same experience is now available in the digital collection for kids eBooks and audiobooks. Browsing can be done by subject, reading level or interest level. Check out the Kid’s eReading Room.

Tannersville Website

Visit the highest incorporated village in the Catskills, and the home of our library:

Online Catalog Help Center

Check out the newly updated Online Catalog Help Center with new information and video guides for downloading eBooks and Audiobooks, Reading History, Advanced Searching and much more.

tumblebooksTumbleBooks are electronic versions of kids’ favorite picture books with added animation, sound, music and narration.

Job & Career Help

Online access to help with finding a job, templates & tips for writing a resume & cover letter, interviewing tips, test preparation & more.

Learn a foreign language fast!

Looking for fun, interactive language lessons? Lessons available in over 30  languages !

United Way Greene & Columbia County