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Pictures from Parkinson’s

Pictures from Parkinson’s

Tim Welch is a local artist who only started painting after his early diagnosis of Parkinson’s Disease. Tim discovered an interest and desire to create art from the world that surrounds him. Tim uses his art to help raise money for research in Parkinson’s Disease. […]

The library is hiring!

LIBRARY MANAGER POSITION

The Richfield Springs Public Library is seeking an energetic and community orientated person to serve as Library Manager. The Richfield Springs Public Library endeavors to develop collections, resources, and services that meet the cultural, informational, recreational, and educational needs of the community. The Library Manager oversees all library services and reports to the Board of Trustees.

Responsibilities of the Library Manager will include:

-Providing collection development services
-Overseeing the library finances, which include securing funding through budget allocations, grants and donations
-Collaborating with local agencies to continue established programs and create new programs that will benefit the community
-Supervise staff and volunteers
-Work closely with the Board of Trustees

Education and Experience Requirements:

-Two year degree or more, preferably in Library Science or a related field
-Experience working within libraries

Minimum salary is $30,000, negotiable based on education and experience, and includes health insurance, benefits and NYS retirement.

Position begins as soon as possible.  Deadline to apply January 16, 2019.

To apply for this position please send a cover letter, resume and contact information for three professional references to:

Richfield Springs Public Library
RE: Library Manager Position
PO Box 1650, Richfield Springs, NY 13439
–OR–
rs.ill@4cls.org

New Books

New Books

Stories with Santa

Stories with Santa

Santa is coming back to the library! December 21! Starting at 10:30 the library will have face painting, cookie decorating and ornament making. At 11:00 Santa will arrive and read stories to the children! The Garden Club will also be present doing an activity on […]

The 2020 Census & You!

The 2020 Census & You!

Update: This date of this has been changed to DECEMBER 17. Thank you!

Last Call for bus tickets!

Last Call for bus tickets!

This is the LAST CALL for bus tickets to NYC. Tickets are $65/person. All proceeds go to the library for programming. If we do not get enough participation we will have to cancel our trip 🙁

Halloween Party

Halloween Party

The teen advisory committee is hosting a Halloween party for grades 7-12!

Teen Picks

Teen Picks

Last month during our first teen advisory committee, participants picked out new books for the library! Here are some of their great picks!