Friends Annual Meeting

The Friends of the Library will be having their Annual Meeting on Sunday, January 25th, 2014 at 2 p.m. in the 2nd floor Conference Room. They will discuss the past years accomplishments, the upcoming years plans and elect the new board. All are welcome to attend.

Library Bag Info.

We are currently out of the library canvas bags. We hope to have more soon. Thank you to those patrons who have purchased a canvas bag. The library appreciates your patronage!

Job Posting

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Fax Machine News!

The public fax machine has been moved to the second floor near the Reference Desk and is now working. For assistance ask at the Reference Desk.

Footnote Cafe' News!

The Footnote Cafe' on the lower level of the library is no longer open on the weekends. Sorry for any inconvenience. Thank You!


The Ossining Public Library sent 2 teams to the Westchester County Battle of the Books competition on Saturday, October 18th, at the Scarsdale Middle School. Public libraries from all over the county participated. The 4th - 6th grade team, The Albert Einsteins, made it to the semi-final round. The 6th - 9th grade team, The Erudites, won the competition in their age group, taking home the trophy for the Ossining Public Library.

We are very proud of our kids, who are all Ossining School District Students!

Mindfulness/Meditation Class Info.

Feeling stressed? This class will teach you techniques on how to relax by using your mind and body. This class meets once a week on Fridays for 1 hour, 4:30 - 5:30 p.m. in the 2nd floor conference room. Sept. 5th through Dec. 12th. All are welcome to attend. For more information please call 914-941-2416 ext. 327.

Thank You!

Thank you to the office of Senator David Carlucci for their generous support of the Ossining Public Library.

Westchester Library System Program Offer!

Westchester Library System is offering Free Permit Practice Tests online (Free Drivers Education program). This program is conjunction with For more information on the program visit

Facebook News!

The library officially has over 1,000 likes on its Facebook page. If you haven't liked us already please do so and spread the word about the library. The library will continue to share all that it has to offer through social media. Thanks to all who have liked us so far!

SBIC at the Library

Senior Benefits Information Centers (SBICs) help adults age 60 and older, and those caring for the elderly, achieve a better understanding of Medicare health plans and prescription drug coverage. Information and counseling is provided about different types of government programs, including federal and state financial assistance programs, and county-wide benefits. This program is offered through Westchester Library System and meets at the Ossining Library 2 thursdays a month.

If you cannot reach one of our counseling locations, you can leave your name and contact information at the SBIC Helpline. We will respond within two business days. or call 914-231-3260.

Check Out a Museum Pass Courtesy of the Friends of The Ossining Public Library for Ossining Adult library card holders only.

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