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Exhibit Closing Saturday 4/25

The Howland Public Library presents “CoMFY 15″, a group exhibition from the women’s collective CoMFY. The exhibit will be on view in The Community Room Exhibit Space and from March 14th- April 25th 2015.  In addition, the Howland Public Library is pleased to present “The Beacon Portrait Project”, an exhibition of photographs by Meredith Heuer. […]

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Library Budget Vote & Trustee Election on April 30

Photo: An Acme voting machine circa 1880. (Smithsonian) The election for the Howland Public Library Board of Trustees and library budget vote will be held Thursday, April 30, 2015, from NOON – 8 PM at the Howland Public Library, 313 Main Street, Beacon. There will be a public budget information session held before the regular board […]

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HOWLAND PUBLIC LIBRARY OFFERS STREAMING MUSIC

HPL now offers our cardholders the ability to stream entire music albums every day as part of its free online music offering.  The new initiative, part of Freegal 4.0, provides HPL cardholders with increased access to over 6 million songs from 28,000 recording labels that originate in over 80 countries. Included is the complete local […]

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Free Children’s Museum Family Pass at HPL!

HPL now offers a free Family Pass to the Mid-Hudson Children’s Museum.  Any adult Mid-Hudson Library System cardholder may borrow the HPL Family Pass by checking it out with his or her library card.  The Pass allows for free general admission during public hours for the entire family. The Mid-Hudson Children’s Museum defines “family” as up […]

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Call for Photographers: Second Saturday eExhibits at the Howland Public Library

The Howland Public Library recently installed an electronic bulletin board near the entrance of the library.  As a part of Beacon’s Second Saturday,  the eBulletin Board will feature an “eExhibit” of the work of Hudson Valley photographers. Interested photographers should email CommunityArt@beaconlibrary.org 5 jpegs or a website link and a description of the proposed project. Ideally, […]

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Dutchess County Job Resource Center:

Dutchess County Job Resource Center: Online access to help with finding a job & developing your career. Includes resumé & interviewing tips, job & career resources for veterans, practical answers to common questions about finding a job & more.

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