Cambridge Public Library

21 West Main Street Cambridge, NY, 12816 518-677-2443

January 22, 2015
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Ancestry and Heritage Quest are here!

Attention genealogists and family history researchers! You can now access Ancestry.com for free at the Cambridge Public Library. Just come into the library and look for one of the three computers with the orange tag on the monitor. Ancestry is located on the desktop.

Heritage Quest another genealogy database is now available online to Cambridge Public Library patrons. Just search the ONLINE RESOURCES link on our website and find Heritage Quest under the genealogy sources listed. Have your library card available since you will need to log on with your library card number.

The “Washington County Post” from 1849-1988 is now available online. Go to “Old Fulton New York Postcards” a newspaper digitization website at www.fultonhistory.com and follow the instructions to search their database. The Washington County Post is listed as “North White Creek Washington County Post.”

 

 

 

January 9, 2015
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Chess Club begins Friday, February 6th at 6:30pm

Calling all chess players or those who would like to learn how to play…the Cambridge Public Library will be hosting a chess club Friday evenings beginning February 6th from 6:30 until 8:00 pm. Chess sets are available at the library to use, but if you have one to donate, they are always welcome. Bob Woodward, a local chess aficionado, will be on hand to assist new players and pair seasoned players. For more information, please call the library at 677-2443.Chess_700

September 29, 2014
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JIGSAW PUZZLE EXCHANGE

Have you been wondering what you will do on those long winter nights, when you have finished reading your library book, watched that library borrowed DVD and it’s just too cold to go out to your car and get that audiobook? Well wonder no more! The Friends of the Library are hosting a jigsaw puzzle exchange in the community room at the Cambridge Public Library. Bring a jigsaw puzzle (with all it’s pieces and in a box please!) and pick up a  puzzle to bring home.

November 18, 2013
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Health Care Help

If you are concerned about your health insurance options, the Southern Adirondack Independent Living Center will be using the Cambridge Public Library as a Health Navigation Site. If you need assistance signing up for health insurance, please schedule an appointment with a Health Navigator provided by the Southern Adirondack Independent Living Center by calling 792-3537. Appointments will be scheduled on Tuesdays or Thursdays at the library.

April 18, 2013
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Do you own an e-reader?

Help and assistance is available at the Cambridge Public Library with downloading library e-books to a Nook, Kindle or Kobo e-reader.  Please call the library at 677-2443 to make an appointment for assistance.

September 20, 2012
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Preschool Story Hour

Preschool story hour at the Cambridge Public Library is an opportunity for preschoolers and their caregivers to listen to a story, participate in an age appropriate activity and have a peanut free snack. Heather Sweet, our story hour coordinator, not only incorporates stories with crafts and activities but organizes field trips too!  Please join us for this charming time with your child.

Preschool Story hour is held every Tuesday morning from 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. except during school vacation or when school is closed for inclement weather. All preschool children and their caregivers are welcome.

 

October 24, 2011
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Friends of the Library

The Friends of the Cambridge Public Library will hold their next meeting at the library, Thursday, April 16th at 1:30 pm.  Please consider being a FRIEND of the library and support this great resource.

The Friends of the Cambridge Public library would like to thank the community for their generous response to the need for books for their book sale.