Chatham Public Library Location:
The Chatham Public Library is located at 11 Woodbridge Avenue adjoining the Chatham Middle School.
Chatham Public Library Hours:
Tuesday: 10:00am – 5:00pm
Wednesday: 10:00am – 8:00pm
Thursday: 11:00am – 5:00pm
Friday: 10:00am – 5:00pm
Saturday: 10:00am – 3:00pm
Contact Chatham Public Library:
Chatham Public Library
11 Woodbridge Avenue
Chatham, New York 12037-1399
Canaan Branch Library Location:
The Canaan Branch is located behind the Town Hall and across the street from Stoddard Field – the town park.
Open Wed & Fri, 1pm – 4pm
Contact Canaan Branch Library:
Canaan Branch Library
1647 County Rte. 5
Canaan, New York 12029-3017
About the Library:
The mission of the Chatham Public Library is to nurture a sense of community, past and present, and advance the benefits of lifelong learning.
The Chatham Public Library was chartered in 1902 and has the special features of weekly storyhours, a local history collection, Internet access & Wi-Fi, Large Print fiction, the Chatham Courier on microfilm, online museum pass reservations, eBooks, eMagazines & eAudiobooks, and streaming video collections. The Chatham Central School District operates the library, one of only two public libraries in NYS that are within a school district.
The Canaan Branch of the Chatham Public Library was founded in 1895 and specializes in adult fiction and children’s materials.
Board of Education:
Rachel Galvin, President
Graham Button, Vice President
Althea Brennan, Student Representative
Advisory Committee Members
Winnie Hoffman Legere & John McGowan, Co-Chairs
Jane Herzauser, Jean Northup, Beth Hover, Denise Barry, Nancy Vazac Jackson
A complete list of policies regarding the Chatham Public Library can be found at the Chatham Central School District BoardDocs website