Albert Wisner Public Library

News & Events

  • * Library Job Opening:  AWPL has an opening for a part-time Page.  The position involves checking in and shelving library materials.  Applicants must be at least 16 years old as of June 2015.  Hours:  Saturdays, 1pm-5pm; Sundays, 1pm-4pm; one weekday per week, 5pm-8pm.  Obtain an application at the Circulation Desk.  Please call Kathleen Koopman with questions (986-1047, ext. 2, during normal business hours.)

    * Author Event - American Sniper:  Jim DeFelice will share his experiences co-authoring the best-seller American Sniper with Chris Kyle and Scott McEwen.  The tragic death of Chris Kyle and subsequent production of the Academy Award-nominated film are all part of this story.  A Q&A period will follow, along with an author signing of the book; copies will be available for purchase.

    * Conversations with Agnes:  AWPL was honored to welcome artist and author Agnes Adler to speak on April 19.  Agnes reflected on how her experiences as a survivor of Nazi-occupied Hungary have influenced her creative life.  See a few photos here.

    * Computer Class Survey:  we would like to hear your feedback on computer classes offered at AWPL.  Please take a few moments to answer a 3-question survey here.  Thank you!

    * College Scholarship Essay Competitionthe Albert Wisner Public Library Foundation is pleased to announce its ninth annual college scholarship essay competition.  High school seniors who reside within the Warwick Valley Central School District are encouraged to apply.  Deadline is Saturday, May 2Find details here.  



* Gale PowerSearch: type your search term into the widget below, click Search, and PowerSearch will search many of the Library's most popular databases simultaneously to find relevant results. Databases included in PowerSearch include Biography in Context, the Home Improvement and Gardening / Landscaping / Horticulture Collections, Business Insights and the Health Reference Center. Millions of entries, multiple databases, just one search. Give it a try!


Today's Events

Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 10:00am - 1:00pm

Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 3:00pm - 4:00pm

Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 6:00pm - 7:45pm

Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Upcoming Events

Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 10:00am

Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 2:00pm

Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 5:30pm