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Moffat Library is CLOSED until further notice.  Outside book return is closed. Please keep your library materials. NO LATE FEES WILL BE CHARGED.


MOFFAT ONLINE SERVICES are available anytime!  Additional content is added regularly. So check back here often!


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NEW! – From Your Education & Recreation Resource (as of April 22, 2020)

NEW! - From Your Education & Recreation Resource (as of April 22, 2020)

HOW TO MAKE A TEE-SHIRT TOTE BAG

 

Happy Belated Earth Day!  If you have an old tee-shirt that you are willing to recycle, then this is an easy and fun upcycle project!
Full instructions are here.

 

For a full list of creative, fun and easy home crafts and projects,
please see Miss Emily’s handy Activities for Kids Guide!

 

NEW! – From Your Education & Recreation Resource (as of April 21, 2020)

NEW! - From Your Education & Recreation Resource (as of April 21, 2020)

Britannica Academic Online available to Moffat Library cardholders

 

DELVE THE DATABASES!

You have more information resources as a Moffat Library Cardholder than you might know.

Learn a new language, find reliable health and science information, or just explore more cute facts about penguins.

Check out your free access to Britannica Academic and other databases with your library card today!

Information educates us, empowers us, and inspires us. What does information mean to you?

 

Cute facts about penguins!

Britannica Academic

 

 

 

NEW! – From Your Education & Recreation Resource (as of April 20, 2020)

NEW! - From Your Education & Recreation Resource (as of April 20, 2020)

NEW E-BOOKS & E-AUDIOBOOKS

Available via Overdrive

NEW Content added on 4/19/20!

Check out some of these titles & lots more HERE

FOR ADULTS:

NONFICTION:

 

How To Dress An Egg: Surprising And Simple Ways To Cook Dinner by Ned Baldwin & Peter Kaminsky

 

Face It: A Memoir by Debbie Harry

 

Clean Green: Tips And Recipes For A Naturally Clean, More Sustainable Home by Jen Chillingsworth

 

FICTION:

 

The Book Of Longings by Sue Monk Kidd

 

Redhead By The Side Of the Road by Anne Tyler

 

Robert B. Parker’s Grudge Match by Mike Lupica (coming 5/5/20)

 

The Lost And Found Bookshop by Susan Wiggs – e-book (coming in June)

 

FOR TEENS:

 

Rules For Being A Girl by Candace Bushnell & Katie Cotugno

 

The Perfect Escape (Book 1 of Series) by Suzanne Park

 

Girls Save The World In This One by Ash Parsons

 

FOR KIDS:

 

Wrecking Ball (Diary of a Wimpy Kid Book 14) by Jeff Kinney

 

Game On! – Video Game History From Pong and Pac-Man To Mario, Minecraft & More! By Dustin Hansen

 

NEW! – From Your Education & Recreation Resource (as of April 17, 2020)

NEW! - From Your Education & Recreation Resource (as of April 17, 2020)

Elly Doring, Circulation Supervisor, Moffat Library

LET ELLY HELP!

Not sure how to access our online materials?

Having trouble using your library card?

Don’t have a library card?

Call Elly, our Circulation Supervisor, for assistance!  Call: (845) 496-5483 ext: 324 and leave a detailed message or email her at: wascirc@rcls.org.

SHE CAN HELP!

NEW! – From Your Education & Recreation Resource (as of April 16, 2020)

NEW! - From Your Education & Recreation Resource (as of April 16, 2020)

First National Bank of Washingtonville, 1915

HISTORIC POSTCARD JIGSAW PUZZLES

On Thursdays we are bringing you a new jigsaw puzzle based on historic postcards from our library’s Local History Collection!

Start off with our 48 piece puzzle and work your way up to a 300 piece head-scratcher!

 

Click to Visit our new Games and Activities page on our Local History guide for easy, intermediate and hard jigsaw versions!

From Your Education & Recreation Resource (as of April 15, 2020)

NEW! - From Your Education & Recreation Resource (as of April 15, 2020)

Sesame Street at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

CARING FOR EACH OTHER WITH
SESAME STREET

Sesame Street is helping families create a “for now normal” with content to help people find ways to laugh, play, and breathe together.

Check out games, eBooks, Sesame Street episodes, wellness tips, and more at:  https://www.sesamestreet.org/caring

Moffat Library Closing

HEALTH UPDATE (as of March 24, 2020 @ 7:00 am)

MOFFAT LIBRARY CLOSING

Due to serious concerns for public health and safety during this uncertain time, the Director, in conjunction with the Board of Trustees, has made the decision to close the Moffat Library indefinitely starting Friday, March 13, 2020 at 2 pm.

*MARCH 21 NOTE: Outdoor book return is now closed.  We ask patrons to keep Library materials until further notice.  NO LATE FEES WILL BE CHARGED.

Until such time when it is deemed safe to open our doors again, we encourage our patrons to make use of the Library’s online resources, such as downloadable e-books, e-audiobooks and databases.

In addition, please feel free to leave a message on the Library’s voicemail (845) 496-5483 x 0 or email us at: moffat@rcls.org.  We will be checking messages on a daily basis and will make every effort to assist virtually.

We will be posting updates as the situation changes.  Please check our website (www.moffatlibrary.org) or call us at (845) 496-5483 for updated information.

For further information, updates and guidance about how to prevent the spread of the virus, please go to:

NYS Department of Health: ny.gov/coronavirus

Orange County Department of Health: https://www.orangecountygov.com/149/Health

**March 24, 2020 Update: According to the NYS Department of Health, as of March 23 at 3:03 pm, there are 20,875 confirmed cases of Coronavirus in New York State, and as of March 23 at 8:55 pm there are four hundred eleven (411) diagnosed cases in Orange County.

Resources for More Information on the Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Moffat Library Services FAQs

RCLS Member Library Closures

Posted 3/24/20 at 7:00 AM EST