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

Sincerely, Maureen Garcia ~Director


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Join us for our July Book Club!

Hosted by the Mountain Top Library & the Hudson-Chatham Winery

Thursday, July 25th 5:00 – 7:00pm at the Hudson-Chatham Winery in Tannersville

Get Your Copy of Rules of Civility By Amor Towles

Available in Print or Audiobook format at the Mountain Top Library

Check-out the Selections for August and September! 


Join Us!!

Funds and Friends Raiser at the Library

Friday August 16th at 6:00 pm

A lovely summer evening at the library with light hors d’oeuvres and libations. Join us for a book signing, “Finding Mrs. Ford” with Author, Deborah Goodrich Royce.

$50 Ticket – Includes one signed copy of new novel “Finding Mrs. Ford” by Deborah Goodrich Royce

*Please note: Ticket prices are per person.

*Please note other tier level details coming soon.


Join us for Kids Art Club!


Thursdays at 4:00 PM

Everyone is Welcome!


Made Possible by a generous grant from

And our wonderful Friends Group, Thank You!!


Expressive Painting with Laura Lanchantin

Thursday, July 25th through Saturday, July 27th at 12 pm

This class is designed to strengthen your ability to express emotion through drawing and painting. Please bring materials of your choice.

No pre-registration is required, but it is always welcome!


FREE Concert at the Mountain Top Library

Featuring All the Things

Friday, July 26th at 6:00 pm 

All the Things weaves together familiar gypsy cowboy train ballads with soulful original songs, in a rambling spirit and with a hint of twang. 

Deborah C. Smith (Brooklyn NY) on Vocals-Guitar-Bass

Laura Leigh (Cambridge NY) on Accordion, Vocals, Guitar 

Doug Cox (Hunter NY) on Drums and Vocal 


Mahjong Club

Mahjong will meet every Monday at 10:00 am

Everyone is Welcome! Want to learn how to play? Contact us at the library and we will connect you with the host of our Mahjong Club!


Beginner Bridge with Marie Villavecchia

 Please call 518-589-5707 for meeting times

Everyone is Welcome! Want to learn how to play? Join us!!!


Local History Roundtable

Special Guest : John Ham shares his unique collection of local, historical scenes

Tuesdays: July 30th & August 20th at 3:00 pm

Join this open topic group, hosted by a variety of our favorite local historians. Bring your stories, your photos, and a snack!

Everyone Welcome!!



Conversational Spanish Group

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Next Meeting August 7th at 3 pm

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!


Come visit our booth at Fromer Market Gardens “Second Saturday” August 10th 2019 local craft/food/art makers and more!


Join Us for Story Time in the Shade at the Mountain Top Arboretum

SATURDAYS : August 10th and August 24th at 10:30 am

Join us for a story and a craft at the scenic arboretum, located just before the Stone Church. Address for GPS: 4 Maude Adams Road, Tannersville NY 12485



Community Jam– Tuesday, August 13th 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


The Art of Dollhouse Miniatures

Workshop Series for Adults (13yrs+)

With Melissa Manzano

Series 1: Intro to a Dollhouse – Tuesday August 6th

Learn about types of Dollhouses; how to build them and what to use. Daily Project: How to do stone work using things at home

Series 2: Decorating the Interior – Tuesday August 13th

Where to find furniture and accessories; what are your wall and floor options. Daily Project: How to wallpaper and lay flooring

Series 3: Dollhouse Exterior and Landscaping – Tuesday August 20th

What to use for the roof and yard; also, dolls – where to get them. Daily Project: How to shingle a roof

Series 4: Miniature Polymer Clay Food – Tuesday August 27th

Daily Project: How to create a realistic slice of cake

All Workshops will start at 4:30pm Registration is encouraged, but not required. Visit Melissa’s instagram: @My_Dollhouse_Passion


Kids Magic Club

Monday August 12th from 4:30-5:30pm

Kids will learn how to perform magic tricks with Magician Allec Blanco! All ages welcome!

Main performance is Saturday, August 17th at 12pm

Registration is encouraged, but not required. Please email/call the library 518-589-5707


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!

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 !