Endangered Species Art Contest
Every year on the third Friday in May, thousands of people around the world participate in Endangered Species Day by celebrating, learning about, and taking action to protect threatened and endangered species. Using any form of art, create a piece of original artwork that highlights an endangered species. This can include plants or animals. Please submit your creation to the Pember by May 18. Judging will occur in four categories on May 21. Prizes for teens and adults will be …
Let’s Spring into Summer Reading 2021
http://pember.ny11.readsquared.com/ The Summer Reading program inspires children, teens and families to keep reading and continue to develop lifelong learning skills. The Pember Library has teamed with the Southern Adirondack Library System and NY State to bring you ReadSquared, an online way to keep track of your summer reading. There will also be a mobile app available. Sign up at the above link and start your reading. For book lists and info for parents see Summer Reading at New York Libraries. …
Board Meeting April 15 6PM
A meeting of the Board of Trustees of the Pember Library and Museum will be held on the third Thursday of each month at the Pember. The meeting will be conducted following social distancing guidelines. To attend the meeting virtually, please contact the library by 9 AM on the meeting day at pember.library@gmail.com for the log-in information.
Pember updated services
Pember starts Pop-In Service  Starting April 1, pop-in browsing will be available at the Pember. You may browse the New & Popular collection and adult, teen, and children’s items including books, audiobooks, and DVDs. A maximum of 5 patrons will be allowed in the building at any one time. No seating will be available. Loitering will not be allowed.  You can pick up items on reserve without an appointment, get a library card, or use the copier. There will be …
Board Meeting March 18, 6PM
A meeting of the Board of Trustees of the Pember Library and Museum will be held on the third Thursday of each month at the Pember. The meeting will be conducted following social distancing guidelines. To attend the meeting virtually, please contact the library by 9 AM on the meeting day at pember.library@gmail.com for the log-in information.
Lucy Pember 2005-March 2, 2021
It is with great sadness that we let you know we had to say goodbye to our beloved Lucy this morning. It was a hard decision to make to let her cross the rainbow bridge. Her health was deteriorating and we did not want her to suffer. Please share your photos and memories of Lucy to our Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/PemberLibrary . She will be very much missed here at the Pember.
Closed today
The Pember will be closed today, February 16, due to the icy condition of the roads and walks.
Pember Board Meeting February 18, 6PM
A meeting of the Board of Trustees of the Pember Library and Museum will be held on the third Thursday of each month at the Pember. The meeting will be conducted following social distancing guidelines. To attend the meeting virtually, please contact the library by 9 AM on the meeting day at pember.library@gmail.com for the log-in information.
Pember returns to inside service.
The Pember will return to inside appointments this week (beginning January 19). Please call to make an appointment to browse the stacks. Appointments are not required to pick up pre-ordered books. Hours this week are Tuesday to Friday 1-5, and Saturday 10-1.
Pember returning to curbside-only service
Due to the increasing number of COVID-19 cases in Granville, the library will be returning to curbside-only services starting Tuesday, January 12. We will re-evaluate next weekend and make a decision then if we will remain curbside only or return to inside appointments. To request curbside service you may send an email to pember.library@gmail.com, OR leave a message on our answering at 518-642-2525. Include your name, phone number and a list of items requested. Speak clearly and slowly. You may …