In the Municipal Center
6307 Rt. 9
P.O. Box 451
Chestertown, New York 12817
(518) 494-5384


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    9 a.m.–5 p.m.

    9 a.m–1 p.m


Tuesdays & Sundays

Legal Holidays

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Call during inclement weather


518-494-5384 (voice)
518-494-5171 (fax)

What’s Happening At The Library?

Friends of the Library
2nd Annual Quilt Scholarship Raffle

The proceeds of this raffle will help fund a $500 scholarship for a North Warren graduate interested in a Library Science, Literature, or related college major.

    The 63” square quilt was handmade and donated by Karen Pelletier. The drawing will be held in May 2023.

Tickets are available at the Library

1 for $10.00
3 for $25.00

Summer Book Sale!

Great BARGAINS on gently used books, cds, and puzzles.

July 7, 9 a.m.–3 p.m.

July 8, 9 a.m.–2 p.m.

In the Town of Chester Municipal Center

Next Friends of the Library Meeting:

June 9, 2023

Please join us at 10 AM in the Library

Library Trustees

Meet at

8 a.m.

In the Library

Meeting schedule
and agendas


Sponsored by the Friends of the Library

This website is funded and managed by The Friends of the Town of Chester Public Library, a non-profit organization dedicated to raising funds to supplement the budget of the Town of Chester Public Library. The Friends of the Library uses proceeds from fund raising events and membership fees to host educational events, provide programming for children, and to purchase books, periodicals and equipment for the library.

Updated 5/18/23