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-approved policies that govern library operations are available to the public by making a request at the Circulation Desk.

Board of Trustees:

Kathy Jackson (President), Nora Adelman (Vice President), Michael Pirrone (Financial Officer),  Katherine Montague, Sandra Miller, Barbara Iraci, Leslie Reed, Christine St Onge, Elizabeth Fuszara.

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 Board Meeting Agendas

January 2019 Agenda

February 2019 Agenda

March 2019 Agenda

April 2019 Agenda

May 2019 Agenda

June 2019 Agenda

July 2019 Agenda

August 2019 Agenda

September 2019 Agenda

October 2019 Agenda

November 2019 Agenda

Library Director:

Sam Gruber

Volunteer Opportunities

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


To donate to the library, please contact us or use the Donate Button on the right.

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.

2018 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 2017.