The Moonlighters: Rock the Gazebo

Friday, June 21, 2019 @ 6:00pm-7:00pm in the gazebo

The Moonlighters are a Hudson Valley Band performing their own original compositions. They all sing solo and harmonize together, with Bjanette Anderson playing ukelele and banjo, Kazio Sosnowski playing guitar and accordion, and Daniele DeBellis on bass. Come enjoy the spring weather at the library gazebo and enjoy the music!

Free. All ages. Happens at the gazebo (Third Floor in case of rain). Bring your own chair.

Mah-jongg at the Library

Come learn and play Mah-jongg at the Library!

Friday mornings from 11am-1pm beginning June 21st.

Adults of all ages are welcome – call or stop by to sign up!

PageTurners Book Club: The Thousand Autumns of Jacob De Zoet by David Mitchell

Thursday, June 20, 2019 @ 6:00pm in the library

Dispatched to the influential Japanese port of Dejima in 1799, ambitious clerk Jacob de Zoet resolves to earn enough money to deserve his wealthy fiancée, an effort that is challenged by his relationship with the midwife daughter of a samurai

Contact the library to reserve a copy of each month’s book.

Summer Nail Art

Friday, June 21st @ 4:00pm-5:00pm

Ring in the summer with fun nail art! Learn tips, tricks and techniques using striping tape, nail vinyls, ombre, brushes, and water marbling.

Free. For ages 10+. Happens in the East Room. Just drop in!

Death Cafe

Saturday, June 22, 2019 @ 11:00am-12:30pm in the East Room

Join us and Death Cafe Dutchess for this unique event. The objective is ‘to increase awareness of death with a view to helping people make the most of their (finite) lives’.  A Death Cafe is a group directed discussion of death with no agenda, objectives or themes. It is a discussion group rather than a grief support or counseling session. Coffee and light snacks will be available.

Free. For ages 18+. Please register with the library. Coffee and light snacks will be available.

Paws to Read to Wilson

Every other Monday @ 4:00pm-5:00pm in the library/East Room

Next Session: June 24, 2019

Improve the literacy skills of children through the assistance of Wilson, a certified therapy dog. They can read a book aloud to Wilson to make them more confident in reading.

Free. For elementary to middle school students. Home-schooled students are welcome. Children must sign up for 10 minute time slots if they would like to read to Wilson. You can call to sign up with the library.


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The Tivoli Free Library provides quality programs and materials to the people of Tivoli and surrounding communities. Situated in the historic Watts dePeyster Firemans Hall, in the heart of the village, the library is just west of the shops and restaurants. The building is also home to the Village offices and court.

Museum Passes

The following museum passes can be checked out for 4-days and must be returned to the Tivoli Free Library. You need a valid Mid-Hudson System Library Card in good standing. Available at Circulation Desk – please call to check availability; first come, first served! At this time, the pass can not be reserved. Call or stop by for more info!

Olana Museum House Tour Pass

Olana is a 250-acre artist-designed landscape with a Persian-inspired house at its summit, embracing unrivaled panoramic views of the vast Hudson River Valley. Reservations for house tours tours only are highly recommended and can be made by calling Olana at: (518) 828-0135.


USS Slater Museum Pass

We also have a family pass (2 adults and 2 children) to: USS Slater, a WWII Destroyer Escort located in Downtown Albany, NY. Call (518) 431-1943 for more info. This is the only Destroyer Escort still afloat, a National Historic Landmark. USS Slater

Contact Info:

Address: 86 Broadway, Tivoli, NY 12583 Mailing Address: PO Box 400, Tivoli, NY 12583 Phone: (845) 757-3771 Email: