The D.R. Evarts Library is located on the corner of Second and North Church Street in the Village of Athens.
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Contact Us:

D.R. Evarts Library
80 Second Street
Athens, NY 12015
Phone 518-945-1417
Fax 518-945-1725

About the Library:

The mission of the D. R. Evarts Library is to provide access to a variety of materials and services, which help to meet the educational, informational, and recreational needs of the members of the community.

Board of Trustees:

Kathy Jackson (President), Nora Andelman(Vice President), Jim Molloy (Secretary),  Michael Pirrone (Financial Officer), Cate Collier,  Katherine Montague, Neil Smith, Patricia Apotas, and Sandra Miller.

All Board of Trustees meetings are held at the library on the second Tuesday of each month starting at 7:00pm unless otherwise noted. Please see our calendar of events for more information

Library Director: 

Janet Dymond



Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteers are welcome! Call or stop by the library to find out what volunteer openings are currently available.


To donate DVD’s, music CD’s, and local history books to the library, please contact us.

The library is always seeking financial donations to help us provide the best possible service to the community. Our address is: 80 Second St Athens, NY 12015.


2016 Annual Report to the Community

Click the link above to learn more about how many books and DVDs were borrowed, the programs and services offered and how library funds were spent in 2016