Part-Time Clerk Needed

Part-Time Clerk needed at Howland Public Library in Beacon.  Required:  high school diploma or equivalent and computer skills.  Appreciated:  customer service experience and residence in the Beacon City School District.  Second language helpful.  Work requires stamina (standing for long periods) and strength (lifting up to 20 lbs.).  Salary starts at $9.50 per hour; up to 19.5 […]


Summer Reading – Fizz, Boom, Read

sr2010dl200 Kids and Families - join the Howland Library Summer Reading - Fizz, Boom, Read online reading program. List all your great summer reads and have fun! Sign in at: Howland Library's Summer Kids' Online Reading Program

From left: Mayor Casale, Prudence Posner, David Lemon and Thomas Rigney.

Mayor Casale Administers Oaths of Office

The Re-Organization Meeting of the Howland Public Library Board of Trustees took place on July 1, 2014. Beacon Mayor Randy Casale administered the NYS Oath of Office to re-elected trustees David Lemon and Prudence Posner and to appointee Thomas Rigney.  Newly-elected trustee Donna Haynes was sworn in later in the evening.  Library officers for FY […]


Have You Met Justice?

Justice is our HPL Teen Geek.  He’s in the library on Sunday to help you with your personal mobile devices: smartphones, tablets, e-readers, etc.  The Teen Geek library program is made possible with a grant from Dutchess County.  If Justice has helped you, would you please help him by completing this brief online survey?  (Click on Keep […]


eBooks for Kids!

The library has expanded services with a new digital collection website experience just for kids. The main MHLS Digital Download Collection now has a separate site to provide a safe and easy browsing experience for kids. Libraries recognize the need to provide a safe environment for kids to browse library materials. Just as the children’s […]

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