Welcome to the Mountain Top Library!


Thank you for visiting our website, please come and visit our beautiful new library as well! We are very excited to be at this great new location and even more enthused about the ability to offer wonderful programs and classes now too. Just check out the list below to find out about Upcoming Events at the Mountain Top Library. You can also e-mail us to request to be placed on our e-mail mailing list: tanmttoplib@aol.com, this way you’ll always know what is going on. Want to get involved? Just ask how you can easily become a ‘Friend of the Mountain Top Library’. Thanks again for visiting, please come and see us soon, because the Mountain Top Library is truly ‘More than Books!’

Sincerely, Maureen Garcia, Library Director


Are you a bookworm? Do you love to read? Prove it!

Stop by and pickup your Bookworm Chart!


Read 10 books this summer at the Mountain Top Library and you will win a FREE PRIZE!

Participants must be under the age of 13 years. Please limit 5 challenges per child.


Nutritional Counseling & Support Group
Monthly Sessions

These sessions will serve as an ongoing resource for those who suffer chronic diseases related to diet including diabetes, heart disease, hyper-tension, and obesity.

Next Meeting Thursday, June 30th 6pm


 Check out our family friendly programing in July at the Mountain Top Library

July Calendar

*Click on the Calendar to enlarge it.



Paint a Brick Book Fundraiser for the Mountain Top Library!

July 1st 10am to 5pm

Contribute to our library garden by purchasing a brick book– you can pick the title and you can be the author! The possibilities are endless! No artistic experience is required– you can paint your own or we can paint one for you.

brick book pic



Annie Borgenicht teaches Classes based on the Feldenkrais Method.


Come to experience comfortable movement using this innovative and fun way to learn how to move with more ease!

Participants often feel less stiff, more comfort, improved balance, less pain and general well being after attending these classes.

July 1st from 5:30PM to 7:00PM




Our like-to-like self-help support group comforts and guides those who have lost a friend or loved one on their journey through grief to healing and a normal, productive and fulfilling life once again.

 Will meet every first Saturday of the Month at the Mountain Top Library

The next meeting is July 2nd at 2:00 PM 


Peace Village Workshop



Thursday July 7th 6:00 -7:30PM

 A workshop for and about YOU! Learn to transform chaos and stress into an exciting personal adventure!

Discover your unique personal dream. Learn principles to apply to daily life. Understand and embrace the rollercoaster of life’s drama.

Inspired by the book “The Dreamgiver” by Bruce Wilkinson. You may enjoy reading it before the workshop!

This workshop is brought to you by the teachers at Peace Village Learning & Retreat Center, Haines Falls


FREE PiYO Live Class at the Mountain Top Library

with Lenita Van der Kruik

Saturday July 9th at 11:00AM

Unleash your power with Pilates+yoga+nonstop movement! You’ll sweat, stretch, and strength–all in one workout. Define exactly how you want to look and feel.

All fitness levels are welcome! Please bring your own yoga mat.




July 13th and July 27th at 11:00 AM

All are Welcome!


FREE Concert and Lecture

Heartbeat of Harlem with Marc Cary

Presented by the 23A Arts Initiative

Marc Cary at the Mountaintop Library

Friday July 15th at  to


Catch composer, pianist and producer Mark Cary for an intimate performance at the gorgeous, high-ceilinged Mountain Top Library. The Heartbeat of Harlem will celebrate the strength of the Harlem legacy by honoring the visionaries and celebrating the modern masters, who have, and continue to, make their mark upon the world.

Afterwards catch Marc Cary and his full ensemble at The Last Chance Cheese at 8:00 pm.


Silk Painting Workshop with Local Artist Elaine Warfield

July 22nd at the Mountain Top Library

Elaine Silk Horse

Kids Workshop 10am – 12pm. All families are welcome!

Adult Workshop 1pm – 3pm

Please wear a smock or old t-shirt– We will be working with silk dyes and may get messy!

If you plan on attending- please RSVP at the library so that we can be better prepared with enough materials for everyone.


Mommy & Me Yoga

Saturday July 23rd at 11:00am


All caregivers and children are welcome!

Please bring a yoga mat, if you have one.


Finding Butterflies!

Presented by Jerry Schneider

Learn the importance of leaving the screen and electronics behind, getting out into fields, and investigating places where butterflies find food and lay their eggs!

In addition, we will discuss differences between butterflies and moths, where to find butterflies and how to attract butterflies to our gardens. We will also learn interesting butterfly facts and behaviors– did you know butterflies taste with their feet?!

After the presentation, children will create their own butterfly tee shirt (heavy, 100% cotton). Children may purchase heavy cotton shirts for $4.00, or bring their own.

Friday July 29th at 3:30 PM


FREE Piano Performance

Friday July 29th at 6:00pm

Join us for another lovely evening with the talented Lisa Kovalik!

Remember to bring your kids! All are welcome.




Check out these weekly and biweekly FREE happenings as well…

Computer Assistance every Wednesday 2:00-6:00PM

Have any questions about computers, information technology, or about your personal tech devices? Stop by and ask our very talented Patron Technology Assistant James Farley! Please make an appointment beforehand so that  he can better assist you — call or stop by the circulation desk to signup! 518-589-5707

Mahjong Club meets every Tuesday at 1:00PM

Let us know if you are interested in running your own game club!



ESL (English as a Second Language) every Monday 5:00-7:00PM

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

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!

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: http://tannersvilleny.org/

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 !

Need to repair your car?

Wondering if your car has a recall? Get the full Chilton Manual for any car through our website! With your library card you get anytime, anywhere access for every domestic and foreign automobile and light truck.