We're currently seeking community feedback about the library as part of our long-range planning process. Please help us by completing this short survey.Be sure to respond by Wednesday, February 15! Whether you use Castleton Public Library a lot, a little, or not at all, your feedback is valuable and will help us to serve our community better.
We're also pleased to share our 2022 Annual Report with the community! The purpose of this report is to share some highlights about how Castleton Public Library performed last year. Check it out here:
Feel free to wear your pajamas or bring a stuffed animal friend to this evening storytime! Ages birth-8.
Learn & Play Storytime
Thursdays at 10:30 a.m.
February 2, 9, 16, 23; March 2.
Children from birth to age 5 are invited to enjoy stories, rhymes, music, and movement while building their early literacy and motor skills!
Fridays at 10:30 a.m.
February 3, 10, 17, 24; March 3.
Come play bridge with us! Geared toward beginners and players who need a refresher.
Our Take-Home Kits
Take & Make Craft Kit: Winter Animal Crafts
Pick up anytime through Saturday, February 4.
Enjoy creating cute winter animal crafts at home with our kit!
Take & Make Craft Kit: Hearts and Crafts
Pick up anytime from Monday, February 6 through Saturday, March 4.
This month's kit is all about hearts! Enjoy creating fun heart crafts that also make great gifts!
Our Other Events
Take Your Child to the Library Day
Saturday, February 4, 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Visit to learn about all the fun you can have with us (and pick up a special goodie bag to take home!). Drop in for a special storytime at 10:30, and drop in from 11:30-4:00 to make your own library card holder!
After Dinner Book Club - Go Tell It on the Mountain
Monday, February 6, 7:00 p.m.
Join us the first Monday of each month for a book discussion! Books available at the front desk. This month's title isGo Tell It on the Mountain by James Baldwin.
Valentine's Day Crafts
Thursday, February 9, 2:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Get ready for Valentine's Day by making some fun crafts! Make crafts to give to someone you love and to decorate your home!
Giant Connect Four
Saturday, February 11, 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Bring a friend or family member to play a game of Connect 4 using our giant set.
Afternoon Book Club - The Invisible Kingdom: Reimagining Chronic Illness
Did you know that we have a playlist of Virtual Storytime episodes that you can watch anytime? All episodes are created by Miss Joelle, our Youth Services Librarian.
Enjoy stories, songs, and rhymes with us, on your schedule!
Did you know that we loan WiFi hotspots? They can be borrowed for 14 days -- all you need is your library card! Hotspots are available on a first-come, first-served basis and can only be checked out and returned at CPL. Call 518-732-0879 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
WiFi Inside & Outside Our Building
Our WiFi is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. You can access the public WiFi on the front lawn, or alongside the building on Stimpson Avenue (the signal is strongest near the front of the building). Just look for the network called "Castleton Public Library." There's no password to connect!