488 Freedom Plains Rd. (Rt.55)
Suite #109
Poughkeepsie, NY 12603

Phone: (845) 452-3141
Fax: (845) 452-1974

E-mail: lagrangelibrary@laglib.org

Directions to the Library


Holiday Closings 2019
Memorial Day - May 27
Independence Day - July 4
Labor Day - Sept 2
Thanksgiving - Nov 27 at 5pm & Nov 28
Christmas - Dec 24 & 25
New Year's - Dec 31 & Jan 1

The mission of the LaGrange Association Library is to provide opportunities for education, enrichment and recreation to the people of the LaGrange community.

Read our latest newsletter
The BookBag May-Aug 2019 issue

Read our latest eNewsletter
eNews - August 2019 issue

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Book & Media Donations

Book and media donations are accepted Monday through Saturday during library hours. There's a limit of 25 items per family per day.

For more information, please refer to
LaGrange Library's Book & Media Donation Procedure

LaGrange Library will be closed Monday, September 2 in observance of Labor Day

Automatic Renewal Of Your Checked Out Items Is Here

Your eligible checked out items will automatically be renewed two (2) days before they are due, adding the extension to the existing due date. Items that other patrons have on hold, that have been renewed the maximum of two times, or are not eligible for renewal, will not be renewed.

If you receive your library notifications by email, you will receive a courtesy notice letting you know of any items that were automatically renewed and those that were not. If you currently receive your notifications by phone, and would like to switch to email so you can receive these courtesy notices, please contact the Circulation Desk at 452-3141.


Summer Reading Program 2019
Saturday, September 7 is the last day!

Set up an account online to record the books you’ve read. Once you’ve completed your reading requirement of ten (10) books, stop in to receive a magnetic picture frame and to be entered in the gift basket raffle drawing!

Parents can record the books their child has read by setting up an account online or stopping in to pick up Reading Record. Children will receive a beading kit as a gift for registering! Once they’ve completed the reading requirement for their age group, they’ll be entered in a raffle drawing for a special prize! And don’t forget to stop in to pick up a Book Bingo Card, where children will receive a prize each time they complete a Bingo!



“Smile” to Support Your Library!

If you order through AmazonSmile and select LaGrange Association Library as your charitable organization, the Library will receive 0.5% of your total purchase amount from the Amazon Foundation. AmazonSmile is the same Amazon you know: same products, same prices, same service,so please consider shopping at smile.amazon.com and choosing the Library. It’s a small, simple gesture, but means so much! Many thanks for all of your continued support.


Healthy Living For Your Brain & Body
Joan Carl, Alzheimer's Assn. Community Engagement Mgr.
Wednesday, August 28, 6-7pm (register)

Know the Ten Signs: Early Detection Matters
Joan Carl, Alzheimer's Assn. Community Engagement Mgr.
Wednesday, September 4, 6-7pm (register)

Library Orientation
Tuesday, September 10, 2:30-3:30pm (drop-in)

Author Talk with Janet Johnson Schliff featuring her book What Ever Happened to My White Picket Fence?: My Brain Injury from My Massive Brain Tumor
Wednesday, September 11, 6-7:30pm (register)

Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) and Supplemental Security Income (SSI): Navigating the Application Process
Mandi Sheraden, Taconic Resources Mobile Benefits Counselor
Monday, September 16, 6-7pm (register beginning 9/1/19)

Autumn Leaf Wreath
Wednesday, September 18, 6-7:30pm (register beginning 9/1/19)

Dyslexia for a Day
Fiona Rattray, Parent Training & Information Center Information Specialist, Putnam Independent Living Services
Monday, September 23, 5:30-7:30pm (register beginning 9/1/19)

Medicare 101
Gerriann Brenner, Medicare Specialist
Wednesday, September 25, 6-7:30pm (register beginning 9/1/19)

Autumn Leaf Mason Jar Candle Holder
Friday, September 27, 6-7:30pm (register beginning 9/1/19)


Turning Outward Report

LaGrange Library hosted a series of Community Conversations from May-September 2018 and published a summary of the information gleaned from these meetings in the Turning Outward Report. The report will assist the Library in the formation of its Long-Range Plan for 2020-2022. LaGrange Library wishes to thank all those who participated.


Passport Services

We offer passport services for new applications and photos during convenient service hours. Click here for complete information.

Passport services are by appointment only and can be scheduled using our Passport Appointment Calendar. You must schedule one appointment per applicant.



Library Elf

PayPal donations will not be recorded as "anonymous" unless the donor instructs the Library otherwise.

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