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BOOK SALE!!!!!
SEPTEMBER 28 & 29
9-4 SATURDAY
12-3 SUNDAY

The 2019 One County, One Book program was a tremendous success and featured a letter writing workshop given by local writer, poet and storeteller Miki Conn. Click here to sample two of the letters written during the class. 

The Friends of the Schenectady County Public Library is one of the largest, most active, and most enthusiastic library support systems in New York State. Since 1966 the FOL has been enhancing the library system in Schenectady County through their support of numerous library programs. We are a 501(c)(3) organization; all contributions are tax deductible to the extent permitted by law.  JOIN TODAY! For ages 13-18, JOIN THE JUNIOR FRIENDS!

CLICK HERE FOR PRESIDENT’S MESSAGE.

TELL US YOUR STORY.

WONDER WHAT YOUR MEMBERSHIP SUPPORTS? CLICK HERE AND FIND OUT!

The main branch of the library is located at 99 Clinton St., Schenectady, N.Y., 12305. There are eight additional branches within the county. Click here for hours and locations.

The Friends manage two bookstores, the Whitney Book Corner, and A Second Look,  staffed  by volunteers and stocked entirely with donated books. Proceeds from the store and from several book sales held during the year at the library are used to benefit library programs.  CLICK HERE FOR  PHOTO GALLERY. The Friends  publish a newsletter five times a year with information about upcoming programs, free movies at the library, book sales, and member benefits. 

Contact Us: e-mail us at friendslibrary12305@gmail.com  or write to Friends of the Library, 99 Clinton St., Schenectady, NY, 12305.