Upcoming Events
09/25/2017
9:00 AM: Mahjong Club
09/26/2017
10:30 AM: Toddler Time for ages 2-3
09/26/2017
4:30 PM: Children's author event: Laura L. Thompson
09/27/2017
1:00 PM: Fall Story Time for ages 4-5
09/27/2017
6:00 PM: Mahjong Club
09/28/2017
6:30 PM: Basic Astronomy
09/28/2017
6:30 PM: Hudson Valley Knitting Group
09/28/2017
6:30 PM: OrangeREADS Book Discussion: The Underground Railroad
09/30/2017
12:00 PM: Tech Tutor
10/02/2017
9:00 AM: Mahjong Club
10/03/2017
10:30 AM: Toddler Time for ages 2-3
10/04/2017
1:00 PM: Fall Story Time for ages 4-5
10/04/2017
6:00 PM: Mahjong Club
10/04/2017
7:30 PM: Board of Trustees meeting
10/07/2017
12:00 PM: Tech Tutor
10/09/2017
: Library closed: Columbus Day
10/09/2017
9:00 AM: Mahjong Club
10/10/2017
10:30 AM: Toddler Time for ages 2-3
10/11/2017
1:00 PM: Fall Story Time for ages 4-5
10/11/2017
4:30 PM: Art for Kids ages 5 and older
10/11/2017
4:30 PM: Lego Club for grades K-5
10/11/2017
6:00 PM: Mahjong Club
10/12/2017
6:30 PM: Hudson Valley Knitting Group
10/14/2017
12:00 PM: Tech Tutor
10/16/2017
9:00 AM: Mahjong Club
10/17/2017
10:30 AM: Toddler Time for ages 2-3
10/18/2017
1:00 PM: Fall Story Time for ages 4-5
10/18/2017
6:00 PM: Mahjong Club
10/21/2017
12:00 PM: Tech Tutor
10/23/2017
9:00 AM: Mahjong Club
10/25/2017
6:00 PM: Mahjong Club
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Library Long Range Plan

Expand Services

  • Update and increase collections, especially reference section
  • Utilize and maintain CD conversion of Citizen Herald
  • Maintain and update technological equipment
  • Continue Internet services and training
  • Support Literacy Volunteers of America

Cultural Center of Village of Walden

  • Promote art awareness through exhibits, displays, lectures and book discussions
  • Increase library’s collection of local artists
  • Increase staff hours for cultural programs
  • Continue to preserve library history
  • Promote use of community room by local organizations

Financial Health

  • Continue process for Chapter 414, Local Voters Law for Library Budgets
  • Lobby for funding from Orange County Government
  • Maintain and expand community donations
  • Create an active Friends of the Library
  • Explore additional methods for funding and/or grants

Promote Library to the Community

  • Increase promotional materials, especially newsletter
  • Support Friends of the Library
  • Promote business services and reach out to community groups