Photo courtesy of Wayne Beaumont
Grinnell Library Mission Statement
The mission of the Grinnell Library is to provide free access to a variety of informational materials, library services, and programs using its resources and those of the Mid-Hudson Library System, to meet the educational, cultural, and recreational needs of the community.
Grinnell Library Contacts
Main Number: (845) 297-3428
Circulation Desk (for holds & renewals) — ext. 801 or ext. 802
Director & Notary Services: Fran Harrison — ext. 807 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Youth Services & Children’s Programming: Molly Stevens — ext. 804 or email@example.com
Reference, Programming & Digital Literacy Librarian: Craig McMahon — ext. 805 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Interlibrary Loan Clerk & Readers Rendezvous: Lacey Snowden — email@example.com
Volunteer Coordinator: Nancy Wendel — x806 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Resources Available At Grinnell Library
Grinnell Library has 12 public computer work stations, including one reserved exclusively for job searching. Printing in black and white is available from all public computers at $.15 per page.
Grinnell Library offers free one-on-one Computer Tutor Sessions.
For more information or to schedule a session, call (845) 297-3428 x801 or x802
Grinnell Library hosts ESL and GED Classes daily in the Community Room. Classes are provided by the Wappingers Central School District’s Continuing Education Office. For more information on these programs click here or call 298-5000, ext. 40137.
ESL Classes/ Clases de ESL Gratis – Literary Connections
Tuesdays/Martes 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
All levels are welcome! Tuesdays 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Class and exam are Free. To register or for more information, call 845-452-8670
Todos los niveles son bienvenidos! Martes a 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm. Examen y registro son gratuitos. Para registrarse o para mas informacion llame al 845-452-8670
Microfilm Archive Collections
Grinnell Library owns microfilm of several local newspapers; please ask at the Circulation Desk for the rolls you wish to view.
|Local Newspapers||Older Local Newspapers|
January 1986 – March 1987
May 1987 – June 1987
January 1990 – October 2001
Southern Dutchess News:
Assorted issues from 1956, 1957, August 1957 – December 2011
June 1910 – September 1928
February 1935 – June 1938Wappingers Herald:
September 1928 – June 1936Wappingers Falls Shopper:
November 1953 – August 1958Wappingers Post:
February 1939 – November 1939