Small Village with Big Dreams Seeks Library Director

Cheney Library in Hoosick Falls, NY, a member of the Upper Hudson Library System, is seeking a qualified, energetic Director to lead us into an expanding realm, which balances traditional librarian skills, ever increasing cyber skills, and community involvement.


The Director’s duties include, but are not limited to, Operational tasks (circulation of books, book collection and management, patron services), Administrative Tasks (personnel, building and equipment management, fund raising, education and cultural programs and other budgetary matters), and Professional Development (keeping informed of new services and programs, and attending meetings, workshops, and seminars).


A Bachelor’s Degree is required and library experience is preferred.    Applicants should include salary requirements in the cover letter. Send resume to Lynne Teker, 21939 NY 22, Hoosick Falls, NY 12090.
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Carol Gaillard to Retire

Carol Gaillard has announced her intentions to retire from the position as Library Director of Cheney Library as of  December 31, 2017. The Board of Trustees has accepted her intent with deep regret. Carol has kept our Library running smoothly for 18 years. We are proud to call her our Library Director.


We wish Carol a long, healthy, and happy retirement. We thank her for her long and distinguished service to Cheney Library.

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Buying a new device can be overwhelming. Tablet or laptop? iPhone or Android? How much is it going to cost? Get overviews on the differences between all the devices. We will talk about how to decide which one is best for you.

Come to this free class! Thursday, September 28th at 6 p.m.

Call us to register: 686-9401

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