Library Business & Updates

Meeting with Architect Paul Mays.

Monday, May 6 at 6:00 p.m.

Please join us for a meeting with architect and library planner Paul Mays

Free Healthy Cooking Class

Free Healthy Cooking Class on Saturday, April 27 from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. at Rivertown Apartments

Thanks to funding provided by Greene County Rural Health Network, Cornell Cooperative Extension will be providing a free healthy cooking class for our patrons.

Learn about healthy eating practices while you and some friends prepare a healthy and delicious three-course meal.

The class will take place at The Rivertown Apartments, located at 19 Third St. Athens, NY.

Space is limited, so sign up soon by calling 518-945-1417 or stopping by the library.


No Children’s Hand Sewing on Friday 4-19

No Children’s Hand Sewing Class on

Friday, April 19

The Children’s Hand Sewing class will not be taking place this Friday. The next class will be on Friday, May 3 from 3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

April Calendar 2019

They say that April showers bring May flowers. Well April also brings some amazing programming at the D.R. Evarts Library!
Make sure to bring your kids by on Saturday, April 6 and Saturday, April 20 from 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. for our Story & Craft Hour!
Check out the April 2019 Calendar or come on by, grab a book or two and pick yourself up a paper copy!  If you ever have suggestions or requests for new programming, please let us know by emailing:



Saturday Story & Craft Hour

Story & Craft Hour:

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Saturday, April 20

Join library clerk, Thea Ezinga, as she leads an hour full of stories, games, crafts and fun!
Story & Craft Hour will happen the 1st and 3rd Saturday of every month.  Come by on Saturday for the first day of this new program and have a blast with Thea and some new friends!  See you there!

Borrow Equipment

Did you know? We offer free MiSci Museum passes!

You can now check out MiSci – Museum of Innovation & Science, Schenectady, NY museum passes at the library and you, another adult, and any children under 18 can get in for free! Passes are good for 3 days. Just come to the desk and check them out with your library card! Visit the library or give us a call at 518-947-1417 for any additional questions.

Adobe Photoshop

We have Adobe Photoshop, a premier photo editing application, installed in the library!  Use our flatbed scanner to scan your photos or bring a thumb drive with your pictures.  We’ll help you get started digitizing and editing your treasured photos.