Field Goods Pick Up moved to Thursday this week…

A note from Jamie, our Field Goods rep:

“Unfortunately due to the snow, we have canceled delivery today. Good News: We will be delivering to your site tomorrow! The driver will arrive at the same time as he does on Wednesdays.”

Library Closed 1/17/2018

The Library is CLOSED today due to the wintery weather. Good thing we got outside to change the sign yesterday, before the snow got too deep again! ❄️


The Library is closed Monday, January 15th in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.


The Library is closed Monday, January 15th in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. We open Tuesday at noon. Thank you!


Do you have trouble finding the perfect GIF? Why not make your own?

Giphy allows you to take photos or videos and turn them into GIFS, the lifeblood of the internet. And it’s easy, too! Just find the video or pictures you want, and follow the prompts! you can even add text or stickers to truly personalize it.

What’re you waiting for? Don’t rely on Facebook’s algorithms to give you the perfect GIF! Be proactive!

Genealogy Interest Meet Up Thursday, January 11th at 10 am.

Come have a coffee and talk with the library’s board member Richard Metzger about shared interests in genealogy. Learn about free online research programs available at the library as well as a few of Mr. Metzger’s preferred subscription programs.

Art Lab with Ali – Tuesday, January 9th, 5:30-6:30 p.m!

Journal Making

For kids 6-12

Tuesday, January 9th

5:30-6:30 p.m.

The Library is closed today, Thursday January 4th …

The Library is closed today, Thursday January 4th, due to the snowy conditions. No fines are accrued on dates that we are closed. Have a great day and be safe!

Happy New Year from all of us at the library!

 Tofu Library cat says “Happy New Year!”
Thanks to all of you, 2017 was a wonderful year at the Town of Ulster Library. We want to thank you for your participation in our strategic planning process so far and for your understanding of and commitment to your community.
Whether you just stop in to use the computers, pick up a book, attend story hour with your littles or volunteer with us at the library – it’s YOUR library and it’s all of YOU that make it a super space … and one in which people of all different walks of life can share!
The library is closed on New Year’s Day, but we reopen Tuesday at noon. See you soon!

How to Recycle Your Christmas Tree

Okay, so you decorated a beautiful Christmas tree, and everybody loved it. But what do you do with it after Christmas? It’d be a waste to just throw it away. Why not see if you can recycle it?

Earth911 has some great resources on how to do exactly that! Here is a general overview of the process, and here is a more in-depth five-step overview to “treecycling,” including tips on what to do if your sanitation services don’t participate in tree recycling.

Library will close early today, 12/22 at 2pm

Owing to a wintery forecast for this afternoon, the library will close early today, 12/22 at 2pm. We wish you a safe and happy weekend!