The Middleburgh Library strives to offer the best service to our patrons. The Library champions the joy of reading and lifelong learning with children’s programs, family and community events, educational programming and collections that nurture the imagination. Through your donations, volunteering and advocacy, you support the library’s mission and help us to be the best that we can be.
There are many ways for you to make a difference!
You may make a tax-deductible donation to support the Library at any time by mailing a check made payable to The Middleburgh Library Association.
Would you like to honor the memory of a special loved one? Consider making a donation as a memorial; amounts are kept confidential.
Endowment and Planned Giving
Gifts to endow the Library demonstrate a fundamental dedication to the long-term intellectual and cultural vigor of our community. You can help build the Library endowment with gifts of cash, stock, real estate or other assets. You may also choose to include the Middleburgh Library in your will or other estate planning. Please call the library director at 827-5142 to discuss your options.
Donation of Material
We’re pleased to allow contributions of fine quality paperback and publication textbooks, movies, albums, as well as audio-version books. However, we won’t be able to allow pirated books, magazine versions or content which is unclean, fusty or perhaps difficult to fix. The team is going to evaluate every contributed content to determine how this suits our requirements. Several things are going to be included with this assortment, although some are going to be offered in the Store or in the yearly publication deals. The funds generated will certainly help our plans along with support, primarily the Scheduled Reading Routine. It is advisable to get in touch with our team prior to giving in the charitable items.
We are always looking for volunteers! If you have a special talent or interest, consider teaching a class or workshop to your neighbors. You may also volunteer your time to shelve books, or to participate in one of our many projects. Simply stop in the library to fill out a volunteer application.
Board of Trustees
It is possible to assist our organization as well as your society an influential solution through working for the unfilled Board of Trustees chairs on May. Helping society in the form of being a member trustee will be a crucial task. Like Regional Librarian Jesse Aldrow publishes on the preface towards the Guide of Local Library Trustees of New York State (2010) – The great community library helps as well as assists the whole society. Trustees create strategy and financial judgments imperative to the existence as well as the journey for the local library. The actions affect the experiences of individuals as well as the way forward for the society. The library trustees will be accountable towards the organization also to anyone it services and ought to be determined promoters with regard to strengthening library solutions.” Helping to be a board member involves numerous concerns and most benefits too.
Friends of the Library
Other Ways to Help
Are you an online shopper? Turn your online shopping and searching into donations for the Middleburgh Library.
- Join iGive.com for FREE.
- Shop online at any of the 700+ stores in the iGive network. You’ll see all of your favorites including Amazon.com, Best Buy, Staples, eBay and Pottery Barn!
- The Library receives a check for up to 26% of each purchase.
It’s FREE, it’s easy and every purchase you make generates a donation to the Library.