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Wolf Ivan: How Ivan Saved the Sheep

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Join us for a special storytime event at 1:00PM on Saturday, April 7!

Local author and illustrator Irina Climovici will be reading from her book, Wolf Ivan: How Ivan Saved the Sheep. See the original hand-painted illustrations and learn about how they were created, complete fun worksheets after the reading, AND be the first ones to preview the work in progress on her next book about Wolf Ivan

You will also be able to purchase the book and the coloring book at the program.

Recommended for ages 3+.
Pre-registration is requested.

Hope to see you there!
(845) 528-3242

Kids Can Cook

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Join local pastry chef and supermom Jessica Fitzpatrick as she guides us through a simple cookie recipe. on Wednesday, April 4 at 4:30PM.

Each child will make and take home a delicious cookie!

Recommended for children ages 4+ with a caregiver.

Pre-registration is required and donations are greatly appreciated!

Call or visit the library today to secure your spot!
(845) 528-3242

Putnam Valley’s Community Read

Click the image above to view the discussion dates for Putnam Valley’s Community Read of “A Man Called Ove” by Fredrik Backman, starting Sunday, April 8!

Passport Day at the Putnam Valley Library | March 18, 2018 1-5PM

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Planning a trip? Need a passport? Come to the Putnam Valley Library on March 18 to have your applications processed by our very own Passport Acceptance Agents!
You can print your forms at home or they will available at the library. Visit for forms and a list of what you will need to bring to Passport Day. No appointments are necessary!
Please note that at this time, the Putnam Valley Library does not take passport photos, but a list of where you can and cannot have your photos taken can be found here.
View our Facebook event here.
Questions? Email

Take free DMV practice tests today!



The Putnam Valley Library is pleased to announce a partnership with to offer free Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) practice tests to library patrons. The new service includes free tests specifically based on the state’s DMV materials, and is useful for the permit test, driver’s license test and the senior citizens’ refresher test. Also available are motorcycle and CDL practice tests. También disponible en español.
To get started, click here or on the image above.

The Friends of the Putnam Valley Library Present:

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The Putnam Valley Library is now offering museum passes to a wide selection of museums, including HVCCA in Peekskill, NY and museums that are a part of the North American Reciprocal Museum Association ( We also have discount passes for the Maritime Aquarium in Norwalk, CT!


For FAQ, click on the image above.

List of museums:

New York State museums

New Jersey, Connecticut, Washington, D.C., and Pennsylvania museums

Some restrictions may apply so visit for more information about individual museums (hours, rates, etc.).


For more information regarding the museum passes themselves, call or visit the library.

Phone: (845) 528-3242

30 Oscawana Lake Road

Putnam Valley, NY 10579


Please fill out our quick 3-question survey about the Museum Pass Program!

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Putnam Valley’s 1st Ever Community Read — Coming in April

Passport and Notary Services

The Putnam Valley library is offering Passport Acceptance and Notary Public Services by appointment.

For Passport Acceptance Service appointment scheduling please email  Do not include any personal information in your email.  This is only for scheduling purposes.

For Notary Public Service appointment scheduling please email Do not include any personal information in your email.  This is only for scheduling purposes.

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