Community Celebration Red Hook Public Library celebrates Best Small Library in America award



(RED HOOK, NY) —  Kick up your heels with your neighbors at 7 p.m. Saturday, March 14, at a dance party at the Old Lyceum theater at 23 Route 199 in the Village of Red Hook.  Come celebrate Red Hook Public Library’s being named one of the “Best Small Libraries in America.” There will be food and drink, magic, line dancing, and festive fun for the whole family.


This event is free and open to the public. Please call the library at 845-758-3241 to RSVP.


Red Hook Public Library has been serving the community of Red Hook and its need for lifelong learning since 1898. In 1935, the library made its home in a mid-nineteenth century octagonal building based on the designs of Orson Squire Fowler. In 2013, it was designated a five-star library by Library Journal, and in 2015, named a finalist in the Best Small Library in America award by Library Journal and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.


For more information, call the Red Hook Public Library, 845-758-3241. The library is located at 7444 S. Broadway in Red Hook and on the Web at

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