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

Sincerely, Maureen Garcia ~Director


FREE Mental Health Workshop

with Mel Bennett, M.A.


NEW EBooks and Audiobooks in our Overdrive Collection!


FREE Jazz Performance:

20s To 20s
Friday, September 20th at 7:00pm

20s to 20s

“Young prodigious drummer” (Jazz Speaks) Kyle Poole delivers a holistic approach to the musical universe known as “jazz” ranging from 1920 to 2020. One of Poole’s chief missions is to expand jazz’s audience by incorporating all dance styles of music, reaching back to ragtime & bebop, while forging ahead all the way to funk, hip-hop & beyond. Explore a century’s worth of masterful jazz with Poole joined by saxophonist Ruben Fox and pianist Chris Pattishall.




Join us Mondays at 3:00 pm

Everyone is welcome! No need to register beforehand


FREE Peace Village Workshop & Meditation

Thursday, September 26th at 6:00 pm


Mountain Top Library Book Club

Thursday, September 26th 5:00 – 7:00 pm Location TBD

Finding Mrs. Ford By Deborah Goodrich Royce

 Available in Print or Audiobook format at the Library

~ or ~ help support us by purchasing a signed copy at the Library!


FREE Sexual Harassment Prevention Training 

*Please Register Your Business Employees*


CGCC Noncredit Course offered HERE!

Fall Landscape Photography in the Catskill Mountains

With award winning photographer Francis X. Driscoll

 Photograph the beauty of Fall with award winning photographer Francis X. Driscoll. Class will hike to a waterfall and/or a panoramic overlook. Hands on instruction with camera settings, lenses, filters, exposure, depth of field, composition, HDR, stitched panoramas, etc. will be provided. We will return to the Mountain Top Library where we will review, post process and discuss our images.

Students should feel comfortable with manual exposure. An SLR or Mirrorless camera is recommended but not required and a tripod if you have one. Some tripods will be available for use. Participants must have their own transportation to locations. We will try to carpool where possible.

 One Class. Saturday, September 28th from 7:30am – 4:00pm

 $65.00 FEE

 Please contact CGCC to register: 518-622-4181, Ext. 3341

Check out Francis X. Driscoll at:




Conversational Spanish Group

Interested in improving your Spanish/English skills? Join us for this new informal group! Hosted by Carlos Gonzalez and the Mountain Top Library.

Everyone is Welcome! 




Community Jam- Friday, October 25th at 7pm

Join us on each month to connect with old and new friends as you explore rhythm in a fun community setting, all ages welcome, no experience necessary, bring your own drum/percussion or share one of ours, or come to dance!!! Join our email list for up to date drum and dance info.

For more info Contact: Olympia 516-242-5206


Collection for Mountain Top Library Patrons!

OverDrive doesn’t have what you are looking for?? Let us know through OverDrive, or in person at the Library, and we may purchase it for you!



Every Saturday at 10:30 am


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.



Check out these weekly and biweekly FREE happenings as well…

DROP-IN CRAFTS Every Saturday

Get Crafty! Every Saturday from 10am to 5pm we offer a free kids craft!



ESL (English as a Second Language) every Monday 3:00PM

All are welcome! Please stop by if you are new to the area. No need to register beforehand.        


FREE Health Care Assistance at the Mountain Top Library by Appointment

Two different local agencies available to assist you with your health insurance needs

To schedule your appointment or for more information, visit or


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!

Pictures of our newly renovated library are up!

After eight years, our renovations are finally complete!

Pictures of our new renovation are online, and they can be found in our About Us section.

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 !