Ballston Reader

What's Happening at the Town of Ballston Community Library

Friday, June 26th, 2020

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We Begin Curbside Services - Monday, June 29th at 10:00am!

Service will be available:

Monday through Wednesday 10:00 am to 3:30 pm.

Thursday 1 pm - 6:30 pm.

Friday 10:00 am to 3:30 pm.

The Town of Ballston Community Library will begin curbside services starting June 29, 2020.

Please CALL the Library (518) 399-8174 to setup a Curbside Pickup appointment.

Your items will not be ready without an appointment.

On the day of your appointment stay in your car and call to let us know that you are here.

Sign up for Summer Reading!

Enrollment instructions are provided below! For further help with Summer Reading enrollment, or questions related to Summer Reading, please visit the website Summer Reading 2020 page, or email for help!

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Summer Reading Kickoff

Here is a video made by our very own Ms. Jane to give you a glimpse of some of the fun things we have to offer this summer!

Summer Reading Kickoff

Turtle Dance Music

Thanks to everyone who joined us online for our Summer Reading kick-off with Turtle Dance Music. If you missed the live stream you can still watch the recorded version at the link below anytime this summer. Stay cool and keep reading!
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Summer Reading Lawn Sign

Help us spread the word! Pick up a Summer Reading lawn sign from the library today. They are in the grass around our building so please help yourself!

Book Club

Tips for finding or starting a book club:

Our library also offers book clubs! Watch our calendar for upcoming events:

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Toddler Story Time

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Reading to Embrace Race

**COVID-19 Library Update**

Even though the physical space of the Library is closed, we are striving to continue any services we can to our patrons in this time of social distancing. If you have any questions about services, please email, or to contact the interim director, Jenn Richard directly, email
Remember to check our website often for new resources, and our Facebook page is being updated multiple times a day with various types of things to help you find information, have fun, learn something, or get the latest updates. Next week we hope to expand further into virtual services!

If you don't already have a card, or need help with your account, please email, and we will be happy to assist you!