Paws to Read to Wilson

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

Next Session: September 16, 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.

Matinee: A Dog's Way Home

Friday, September 6 | 5:00pm

Based on the 2017 book of the same name, A Dog’s Way Home is a heart-warming and uplifting tale about the unbreakable bond between man and dog.

Free. For all ages. Snacks will be provided. Movie rate PG, 1hr 37min.

Talk Saves Lives: An Introduction to Suicide Prevention

Tuesday, September 10 | 6:00pm – 7:00pm

Suicide can be prevented. This presentation will cover what we know about this leading cause of death, the most up-to-date research on prevention, and what we can all do to fight suicide.

Participants will learn the common risk factors for suicide, how to spot the warning signs in others, and how to keep ourselves, our loved ones and those in our community safe.

Free. For high school - adults.

Harry Potter Escape Room

Friday, September 13 | 4:00pm – 6:00pm

Immerse yourself in the Harry Potter universe with this themed escape room. You and your friends have to solve the clues in 30 minutes to get out.

Each session is 30 minutes long, 4 people per session. There will be 3 sessions: 4:00pm, 4:40pm, & 5:20pm. Please sign up for 1 time slot ONLY.

Free. For ages 9+. Call the library to for more information and to sign up.


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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: