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




    9 a.m.–5 p.m.

    9 a.m–1 p.m


Tuesdays & Sundays

    July 4th, Labor Day, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Years Day


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

What’s New At The Library?


Sponsored by the Friends of the Library

Chess at the


Saturdays 10 to noon

All levels and ages welcome.

We Have Laptops!

Thanks to a grant from the ADK Foundation the Library Trustees were able to purchase laptops for use by patrons in the Library. Check one out with your drivers license or other  identification and find a comfy spot  to sit down and compute away!

Next Friends of the Library Meeting:

December 9

Please join us at 10 AM in the Library!

Library Trustees

Meet at

8 a.m.

In the Library

(Meeting schedule
and agendas)

Public Hearing December 7
7:45 a.m.
To approve virtual or hybrid meeting attendance

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 12/3/22