Study, Study, Study

Study, Study, Study

Monday, April 29 -

Monday, June 24

 

The library has it all from our large community room to quiet study nooks that you can reserve, as well as tables and chairs located through the library. Come check us out while you prepare for your finals, AP, IB, Regents, or other exams. Spots are based on a first come availability during our regular library hours.

 


Teen Summer Reading Program: Adventure Begins at Your Library

June 27 - August 8

Teens (going into grades 6 - 12) will be eligible to win prizes weekly by logging books read and attending programs. Come to the library

starting on June 27 to pick up an information packet or click here to download it. Closing party is on August 8.

 


Teen Take and Make

Teen Take and Make

July 1 &15, August 1 & 15

 

Stop by and pick up your craft kit and enjoy!

 


Adventure Begins at Your Library Ice Cream Social

Adventure Begins at Your

Library Ice Cream Social

Tuesday, July 2 at 6:30 PM

 

Enjoy a scoop of ice cream at the library! Courtesy of West Nyack’s own Cone Zone.

 


Wish Bracelet

Wish Bracelet

Thursday, July 11

at 6:30 PM

 

Create a trendy knotted bracelet with crafter Karen Valido.

Click here to register.

 


Vacation Tile

Vacation Tile

Thursday, July 18 at 6:30 PM

 

Use magazines and pictures to craft your own vacation tile with instructor Frann. Click here to register.

 


Mystery Recipe Challenge

Mystery Recipe Challenge

Thursday, July 25 at 6:30 PM

 

Michelle from Shoprite of West Nyack will challenge you to make your own recipe using mystery ingredients. Whose recipe will be the best? Click here to register.

 


International Candy Tasting

International Candy Tasting

Thursday, August 1 at 6:30 PM

 

Let your taste buds travel around the world! Discover international candies and decide for yourself which you prefer!

 Click here to register.

 


Adventures in Cupcake Decorating & Raffle Party

Closing Program - Adventures in Cupcake Decorating and Raffle Party

Thursday, August 8 at 6:30 PM

Join our friends from Caked Up Café as they lead us on a decorating cupcake adventure! The Summer Reading Grand Prize Winner will be announced at the close of the program.

Click here to register.

 


What You Need to Know for the New SAT

What You Need to Know for the New SAT

Thursday, August 15

at 7 PM

Come with your questions about the new SAT and the college planning process! Program lead by Lenore Gavigan of College Planning and Test Preparation. Click here to register.

 


Comics Plus

Free for YOU with your LIBRARY CARD
Unlimited Access to thousands of digital comics, graphics, mangas and more!
Every title is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
No holds, no waiting lists.
Two separate collections--
The Children's Collection, geared just to kids
OR
the WHOLE THING,
including Children's, Teen and Adult t materials
Get started HERE!
The small print--search for Ramapo Catskill Library System if you go in without the above link.
You'll need your library card. Enter the number on the back without any breaks or dashes.
Your PIN is usually the phone number you used when you registered for your library card.

 


Databases

Magazines and Databases for Students
Includes Online College Database, Opposing Viewpoints, encyclopedias, journals, Grolier, magazines, and other research databases and web sites.

The American Presidency Project includes more than 111,400 documents relating to the presidency, including executive orders, proclamations, press conferences, weekly radio addresses, fireside chats, and State of the Union presentations with links to audio and video.

Book of the States is your source for state, commonwealth, and territory comparative data. Can elected officials serve executive terms? Which states legalized capital punishment? Agriculture, energy, elections, technology, human services and more. Fun facts include each state's offical bird, motto, song and flower.

New York State Driver's Manual & Practice Tests will help you prepare for your written permit test and road test, or help you brush up on the rules of the road.