Category Archives: Highlights

Founder’s Day Walk

Join us for a new in-person, socially-distanced program at 10:00 am on Saturday, May 8th.  The walk will be led by Sara Kelsey from the Friends of the Old Croton Aqueduct and Laura Compagni from the Old Croton Aqueduct State Park.

Space is limited; schedule subject to revision. Register each individual participant online here: https://irvingtonlibrary.evanced.info/signup/EventDetails?EventId=8888&backTo=Calendar&startDate=2021/05/01

Program subject to weather conditions. Rain date: May 15

Participants who would like to register for a separate tour at Lyndhurst can do so in advance by going to Lyndhurst Mansion | Where the Hudson Valley Begins.  Register for a 12:30 or 1:00 tour.  No food service will be available at Lyndhurst so please bring what you need.

Book YaYa x The Irvington Library: William Green and Jon Gertner

Join Book Ya Ya, The Irvington Public Library and The Larchmont Public Library as we present a conversation with acclaimed Irvington-based business journalist William Green, and journalist, historian and bestselling author Jon Gertner about Green’s new book: Richer, Wiser, Happier: How the World’s Greatest Investors Win in Markets and Life. 

Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body

Friday May 7th at 2:00 P.M

An educational program presented by the Alzheimer’s Association® in partnership with the Irvington Public Library.
For centuries, we’ve known that the health of the brain and the body are connected. But now, science is able to provide insights into how lifestyle choices may help you keep your brain and body healthy as you age. Join us to learn about research in the areas of diet and nutrition, exercise, cognitive activity and social engagement, and use hands-on tools to help you incorporate these recommendations into a plan for healthy aging. Program is held on Zoom.

Welcome

Welcome to the *new* Irvington Public Library website! Our job is to be a resource to you.

Also, feel free to use this form to get answers to any questions not answered by our website.

Click here to contact us

COVID-19 Info

While there is a lot of good information available about COVID-19/”Coronavirus,” there are also many websites and social media platforms that are passing on partial, sensationalized and even false information.
Please click “read more” below for a list of direct resources about the virus, as well as Irvington-specific pages for alerts.

Kanopy Streaming Now Available!

Got a WLS library card? You can now watch thousands of films, including The Criterion Collection, for free with your library card! Simply visit https://wls.kanopystreaming.com/, sign-up for an account, and get watching. Hundreds of films are added to the collection each month.

Cardholders can watch up to 10 films per month. Play credits reset on the first of every month. Once you’ve started a film, you can re-watch it as many times as you want for the next 3 days without using additional credits.

You can watch Kanopy in your web browser, through the Kanopy mobile apps, and on your TV with Roku or Chromecast.