Contact Information

Livingston Manor Free Library
92 Main Street Livingston Manor, NY 12758

Phone: (845) 439-5440

Fax: (845) 439-3141

Email: livcirc@rcls.org


Peggy McGuire, Director
Chelsea Harlan, Communications and Programs Specialist
Jessica Davis, Children’s Library Clerk
Robin Chavez, Administrative Library Clerk
Tori O’Dell, Circulation Clerk
Theresa Scharff, Circulation Clerk
Demi Budd, Student Circulation Clerk
Angie Hund, Student Kaplan Intern
Ed Lundquist, Student Kaplan Intern
Nadine Osborne, Student Kaplan Intern

POSITION AVAILABLE! Communications Specialist:

The library has an opening for a Communications Specialist who will grow the organization’s visibility and reach by developing and implementing an effective communications strategy. This is a three-quarter time position responsible for keeping the public informed about library services with communications that consistently express the mission and vision of the Association.


Library Hours:

  • Monday: 10 am – 4 pm
  • Tuesday: 10 am – 4 pm
  • Wednesday: 10 am – 5 pm
  • Thursday: 10 am – 5 pm
  • Friday: 10 am – 4 pm
  • Saturday: 10 am – 1 pm
  • Sunday: Closed

Livingston Manor Free Library
Holiday Closings

Holiday Schedule 2022

Saturday, January 1st – New Year’s Day
Monday, January 17th – Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Monday, February 21st – Presidents’ Day
Monday, May 30th – Memorial Day
Monday, July 4th – Independence Day
Monday, September 5th – Labor Day
Monday, October 10th – Indigenous Peoples’ Day
Friday, November 11th – Veterans Day
Thursday, November 24th – Thanksgiving
Friday, November 25th – Day after Thanksgiving
Saturday, December 24th – Christmas Eve
Sunday, December 25th – Christmas Day
Monday, December 26th – Day after Christmas
Monday, December 26th – Day after Christmas

Circulation Privileges & Policies

Loan Periods and Fine Rates

  • New Books — 7 day loan — $0.10 per day
  • Regular Books — 14 day loan — $0.10 per day
  • DVDs — 7 day loan — $1.00 per day
  • Audio Books — 14 day loan — $0.10 per day
  • E-Books —  automatically removed from device after 30 days

Library card

To sign up for a library card, just bring in a photo ID and proof of address, such as a utility bill or phone bill, indicating residence within the Livingston Manor School District. Parents and children must be present to sign up a child.

Lost library card

  • Replacement: $2.00

Copy Machine

      • $0.15 per copy
      • $0.30 per double sided copy
      • $0.50 per small photo (up to half of a page)
      • $1.00 per large photo (half of a page and larger)
    • We also have the capability to scan!  Each scan will cost $0.10 per page.

FAX Machine

      • $0.50 per page to send
      • $0.50 per page to receive

Internet Access

        • No charge for use
        • 25 minute limit inside

Driving Directions

From East or West:

Take Rt. 17 (Interstate 86) to Exit 96, Livingston Manor. Turn right at end of ramp. At first stop sign (Old Rt. 17), turn left. Take the first right turn onto Main Street. Follow Main Street through light at center of town. The library is located approximately one block up from the light, on the right, opposite the fire house.

Yahoo Map to Livingston Manor Free Library

Library Board of Trustees

      • Amy Hines – President
      • Vera Farrell – Vice President
      • Michelle Hemmer – Secretary
      • Marge Feuerstein
      • Samantha MacManus
      • Daniel Moreton
      • Antoinette Schmidt
      • Paul (Terry) Shultz
      • Art Steinhauer

Mission Statement

Livingston Manor Free Library is a vital center for the community where materials and services are provided for personal enrichment, enjoyment and educational needs. Community needs drive our services and they are delivered in a welcoming and responsive manner.

Vision Statement

Livingston Manor Free Library seeks to expand its role as an essential part of the lives of district residents and visitors, promoting an enriched and informed community.

Library established: 1937
Provisional Charter: 1938
Absolute Charter: 195


2 Comments on “About

  1. I am interested in the job position but am not certain it is still open. The date for application submission has passed so I am uncertain if I should send my information.

    Please advise.

    Thank you


  2. Pingback: Position Available – Livingston Manor Free Library

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