Upcoming Events
08/23/2017
6:00 PM: Mahjong Club
08/24/2017
6:00 PM: Movie: Snatched (R rated)
08/24/2017
6:30 PM: Hudson Valley Knitting Group
08/28/2017
9:00 AM: Mahjong Club
08/30/2017
6:00 PM: Mahjong Club
08/31/2017
6:00 PM: Sip 'n Paint Party
09/02/2017
: Library closed: Labor Day
09/04/2017
: Library closed: Labor Day
09/05/2017
4:30 PM: Lego Club for ages 5 and older
09/06/2017
6:00 PM: Mahjong Club
09/06/2017
7:30 PM: Board of Trustees meeting
09/07/2017
6:30 PM: Fall Stamping Craft
09/09/2017
11:00 AM: Tail Waggin' Tutors
09/09/2017
12:00 PM: Tech Tutor
09/11/2017
5:00 PM: Tail Waggin' Tutors
09/13/2017
4:30 PM: Art for Kids ages 5 and older
09/13/2017
4:30 PM: Lego Club for grades K-5
09/13/2017
6:00 PM: Mahjong Club
09/14/2017
6:30 PM: Hudson Valley Knitting Group
09/14/2017
6:30 PM: OrangeREADS program: "When Freedom Calls"
09/16/2017
12:00 PM: Tech Tutor
09/20/2017
6:00 PM: Mahjong Club
09/23/2017
12:00 PM: Tech Tutor
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Library Long Range Plan

Expand Services

  • Update and increase collections, especially reference section
  • Utilize and maintain CD conversion of Citizen Herald
  • Maintain and update technological equipment
  • Continue Internet services and training
  • Support Literacy Volunteers of America

Cultural Center of Village of Walden

  • Promote art awareness through exhibits, displays, lectures and book discussions
  • Increase library’s collection of local artists
  • Increase staff hours for cultural programs
  • Continue to preserve library history
  • Promote use of community room by local organizations

Financial Health

  • Continue process for Chapter 414, Local Voters Law for Library Budgets
  • Lobby for funding from Orange County Government
  • Maintain and expand community donations
  • Create an active Friends of the Library
  • Explore additional methods for funding and/or grants

Promote Library to the Community

  • Increase promotional materials, especially newsletter
  • Support Friends of the Library
  • Promote business services and reach out to community groups