Due to the continuing health and safety concerns surrounding Coronavirus (COVID-19),

the Chatham & Canaan Libraries will be closed until further notice.

All holds will be suspended, all loans will be extended.  

*Don’t have a library card? Sign up for a card online.

More information about Coronavirus is available at:

The Center for Disease Control

NY Dept. of Health

Village of Chatham

Coronavirus Resource Center at Harvard Health

Newspapers offering free coverage include:

The New York Times

Wall Street Journal

Washington Post

NewsBank (free news site to Chatham & Canaan library card-holders)*


Columbia-Greene Memorial Hospital Coronavirus Hotline: 518-828-8249

New York State Novel Coronavirus Hotline: (888) 364-3065

Groceries/Take Out, Businesses Info:

Chatham & Ghent restaurants/food shops

Covid-19 Hudson Valley Resources

Reach Out to Your Neighbors–use this form to offer help