55 Main Street, Dobbs Ferry, NY 10522
(914) 693-6614

Hours

Sunday 1 pm - 5pm
Monday 10 am - 8 pm
Tuesday 10 am - 6 pm
Wednesday 10 am - 8 pm
Thursday 10 am - 6 pm
Friday 10 am - 5 pm
Saturday 10 am - 5 pm
55 Main Street, Dobbs Ferry, NY 10522
(914) 693-6614

Library News

Book donations are not be accepted at this time

We are not able to accept donations of books, CDs or DVDs at this time.

New Online Resources

We’ve got some new online resources for you!

Or check out the rest of our online resources here!

We have Wonderbooks!

Kids can now check out these combination print-and-audio books and discover a whole new way to read. Find them in the back of the children’s room!

P.S. Please be gentle with our Wonderbooks — they’re expensive and very special! Please return them at the circulation desk and not in the book drop.

Bookshelves containing Wonderbooks and boxed audiobook CDs.

New Museum Passes Are Here!

Each pass is loaned for 1 week. Call the Library to reserve you pass

914-693-6614

The museum pass lending program is made possible by the Friends of the Dobbs Ferry Library.

Upcoming Programs

Virtual Writers Circle

Virtual Writers Circle

Tuesday, April 23

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Are you interested in creative writing? Do you want to meet other writers and get inspired? Bring a poem, short story, or excerpt from your novel to share with the group. Get feedback and support each other.

Register with reference@dobbsferrylibrary.org to get the Zoom link — please indicate the title and date of the program you are registering for!

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Adult Lego Club - 18+

Adult Lego Club – 18+

Wednesday, April 24

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Join the Adult Lego Club!

Members will use our large collection of Lego pieces to make a unique creation according to the group theme or challenge!
Meetings:

Last Wednesday of each month from 6:30pm to 8:30pm in the Community room.

Register by emailing
dfadultlegoclub@gmail.com

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Chess Club (Registration)

Chess Club (Registration)

Thursday, April 25

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Come learn to play chess with Bradley Wank, Esq. – All Ages welcome!

Register with reference@dobbsferrylibrary.org — please indicate the title and date of the program you are registering for!

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Board Games with the Director

Board Games with the Director

Friday, April 26

6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

It’s Game Night at the Library!

Come and play new games with your friends or make friends new here. You can bring your own games to enjoy. Bring your own beverages and snacks.

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Baby Songs & Stories

Baby Songs & Stories

Monday, April 29

10:30 am - 11:00 am

For parents and caregivers of babies up to 24 months.

Join children’s librarian Gina to learn songs, fingerplays, and more that you can do with your baby.  Each meeting will leave time for open discussion and connection with other parents/caregivers.

Registration recommended but not required – email childrens@dobbsferrylibrary.org, call (914) 693-6615, or stop by the Children’s Room to sign up.

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Chess Club (Registration)

Chess Club (Registration)

Thursday, April 25

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Come learn to play chess with Bradley Wank, Esq. – All Ages welcome!

Register with reference@dobbsferrylibrary.org — please indicate the title and date of the program you are registering for!

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Board Games with the Director

Board Games with the Director

Friday, April 26

6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

It’s Game Night at the Library!

Come and play new games with your friends or make friends new here. You can bring your own games to enjoy. Bring your own beverages and snacks.

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Paws for Reading with Buddy (Registration)

Paws for Reading with Buddy (Registration)

Saturday, May 11

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

All Ages welcome.

Children read one-on-one with Buddy, a specially trained Reading Education Assistance Dog (R.E.A.D.) and his handler, Dobbs Ferry resident Marty Kanengiser. Children will select a book to read to Buddy before the program begins, and they will spend 10-15 minutes reading aloud. They are also welcome to ask questions about Buddy, a 12-year-old rescued black lab who loves children, other dogs, and reading.

Registration REQUIREDemail childrens@dobbsferrylibrary.org, call (914) 693-6615, or stop by the Children’s Room to sign up.

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Board of Trustees Meeting

Board of Trustees Meeting

Wednesday, May 15

7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

The Library Board of Trustees meets on the third Wednesday of every month.

The beginning of each meeting is open to public comments.

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Board Games with the Director

Board Games with the Director

Friday, May 31

6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

It’s Game Night at the Library!

Come and play new games with your friends or make friends new here. You can bring your own games to enjoy. Bring your own beverages and snacks.

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Toddler Yoga (Registration)

Toddler Yoga (Registration)

Tuesday, April 23

10:30 am - 11:00 am

Ages 18-36 Months

Help your toddler find their breath and follow along as they flow through this little-kid-friendly practice with Pooja Mehta. The interactive yoga adventure will be having them move in a way that feels good and allows them to use their imagination as they stretch their body and calm their mind!

Email childrens@dobbsferrylibrary.org to register. Bring your own yoga mat!

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Dungeons & Dragons Club (Ages 8 - 18) *PROGRAM FULL* Waitlist only

Dungeons & Dragons Club (Ages 8 – 18) *PROGRAM FULL* Waitlist only

Wednesday, April 24

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Ages 8 – 18

Programs full – waitlist only

Registration is required via this Google form: https://forms.gle/UdDW3BzGVV9Wm6V19. You are not registered until a librarian contacts you with confirmation and scheduling details.

Questions? Participants aged 8-12 can email children’s librarian Gina at childrens@dobbsferrylibrary.org, and participants aged 13-18 can email teen librarian Alex at teens@dobbsferrylibrary.org.

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Chess Club (Registration)

Chess Club (Registration)

Thursday, April 25

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Come learn to play chess with Bradley Wank, Esq. – All Ages welcome!

Register with reference@dobbsferrylibrary.org — please indicate the title and date of the program you are registering for!

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Dungeons & Dragons Club (Ages 8 - 18) *PROGRAM FULL* Waitlist only

Dungeons & Dragons Club (Ages 8 – 18) *PROGRAM FULL* Waitlist only

Thursday, April 25

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Ages 8 – 18

Programs full – waitlist only

Registration is required via this Google form: https://forms.gle/UdDW3BzGVV9Wm6V19. You are not registered until a librarian contacts you with confirmation and scheduling details.

Questions? Participants aged 8-12 can email children’s librarian Gina at childrens@dobbsferrylibrary.org, and participants aged 13-18 can email teen librarian Alex at teens@dobbsferrylibrary.org.

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Lego Club in the Children's Room

Lego Club in the Children’s Room

Friday, April 26

4:00 pm - 4:45 pm

Ages 3 +

Use your imagination to build something special with our giant stash of LEGOS!

Fridays all month long.

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Online Resources

Download Graphic Novels to Your Device
Comics Plus is provided by Westchester Library System. Access graphic novels for all ages from 80 publishers for free with
Kanopy
Stream movies
Hoopla
Music, movies, e-books, and audiobooks