Curbside Delivery at the library

The Chatham Public Library offers curbside delivery:
Monday & Wednesday 11am – 7pm 
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 11am – 4pm
Saturday 11am – 2:30pm
and in the Canaan Library
Wed & Friday 1-4
How to request items: 
  • You will be notified when the item(s) are ready for pickup; contact us to schedule a pick up day.
  • Return books, DVDs, CDs, magazines to the drop box outside of the library. Call to schedule return for Chromebooks, auto diagnostic tool, & ukuleles. _____________________________________________________________________________________________

We are not accepting any donations at this time.

Summer Reading 2020: Book Bingo for Children and Teens!

How many times can you get bingo? Print out your bingo cards at home and turn in completed cards for an ice cream coupon and an entry into our Summer Reading Drawing! Cards must be returned by Wednesday, August 26th.

**Put your completed card in an envelope (Attn: Becky), and place it in the library’s outdoor drop box.**

Children’s Book Bingo

Teen Book Bingo

July’s Notes From Miss Becky

CLICK THE LINKJuly’s Notes From Miss Becky

Monthly Monday Book Discussion

Monthly Monday Book Group
Monday, July 6th at 7:00pm

“By turns erotic, romantic, and mysterious, this tale of women defying patriarchal strictures enchants.”–Kirkus Reviews
A lively, sexy, and thought-provoking East-meets-West story about community, friendship, and women’s lives at all ages.

Get your eBook from  Overdrive  or Hoopla , or request a print copy through the catalog.

Have questions? Want to sign up? Send us an email



Summer at the Chatham Library!


CLICK THE LINK–Summer at the Chatham Library




May 26, 2020

CPLAC MEMBERSHIP – The Chatham Public Library Advisory Committee is seeking one volunteer to serve a 3-year term starting July 1, 2020. Submit letter and resume to Rachel Galvin, President, Chatham School Board, 50 Woodbridge Ave., Chatham, NY 12037.

Adelia Moore’s Author Talk is on YouTube

Watch a recording of an online Author Talk , with Adelia Moore, author of Being the Grownup: The Natural Authority of Parenthood.


Moore is a clinical psychologist in New York City specializing in therapy with couples, parents of children of all ages, and families. She was an adjunct professor of psychology and her essays have appeared in the Christian Science Monitor and HuffPost.



Hygienic Ukulele Jam With Carmen and Friends

Hygienic Ukulele Jam With Carmen and Friends

Please join us every Saturday at 1:00 pm, feel free to jump in early to chat. Point your computer or other online device to the link above and you can join in.  All you need is your ukulele, a device to get on the internet, and a book. We’ll play together for an hour and a half.

Music is available at this link:
We play from all three main books as well as the Grateful Dead American Beauty book.

To join on Zoom, click here:

To learn more, and hear about the Virus Free Open Mic on Wednesdays, go to Carmen’s website at

Hooray for Hoopla!

Looking for something to read
while staying home?
Instantly borrow e-books, music, movies, graphic novels, television series, and more. Download the hoopla app, and sign up with your card today!