Schroon Lake Public Library

Family Adventure Backpacks


Family Adventure Backpacks have arrived. Borrow a pack on Stargazing; Music; Hiking; Insects; Bird Watching; Rocks and Minerals; and, Magnets.  Each pack comes with theme related books, games, and the tools you need for your adventure.  Packs may be borrowed for a week.

Christmas in Schroon Lake

Stop by the library this Saturday, December 10th from 10-2 to make one or all three of our holiday crafts. All supplies included.  Stop by between 1-2 and meet one of Santas helpers who will be at the library to read holiday stories and visit with the children. Refreshments from 10-2 too! dsc04561


Closed Captioning Helps Build Literacy Skills

One motivating, engaging, and inexpensive way to help build the foundational reading skills of children is through the use of closed-captioned and subtitled television shows and movies. These supports can help boost foundational reading skills, such as phonics, word recognition, and fluency.

Larry Shiell Donation

A big thank you from the library to Larry Sheill Excavating for his generous donation to the town hall expansion project.dsc04395 Larry did all the site prep for the project at no charge.


Thanksgiving Holiday

thanksgivingHappy Thanksgiving to all.  The library will be closed on Thursday, November 24th and Friday November 25th in observance of Thanksgiving. We will reopen on Saturday at 10:00 a.m.

Library Entrance

The rear entrance to the library will be open during construction but the east driveway to get to the parking lot will be closed for the next few weeks due to construction.  Patrons can use the west driveway to get in and out of the upper parking lot behind the building.

Story Time

Thursdays at 10:30 a.m.  Join us for stories, songs, crafts, and more!storytime4

Town Hall Expansion

dsc04432Site work has begun on the library/court expansion project.

Ukulele Classes

Our 10-week ukulele classes have begun. Stop by to hear our progress on Saturday mornings at 11:00 a.m. dsc04447

Fall Preschool Story Time

Preschool story time will be held Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. beginning October 6th.  Join us for stories, songs, crafts, and story-timemore. Story time is open to children birth -5.