“ The 15th Annual Memorial Day Picnic was a success! Thanks to the dedicated members of the Memorial Day Committee who generously volunteered their time and exceptional talents. If you are interested in volunteering for the 2019 Picnic committee, please contact Assistant Director, Florence Brady at fbrady@rcls.org. “

Memorial Day Raffle Prizes

Congratulations to the Main Prize Raffle winners and all who participated!


1st Prize to Adam Farmerif

Thursday Evening Wine Pairing Dinner
for 4 at Glenmere Mansion, Chester, NY

2nd Prize to Gerald Howard

3-hour Dinner Cruise for 8 on Tuxedo Lake
(Tues-Thurs), catered by Tuxedo Park Events

3rd Prize to Ziegelhauer Family

Foursome of Golf & Lunch at the Tuxedo Club (Tues-Thurs)

4th Prize to Worthy Family

Gas Fire Table
with Granite Stone Top

5th Prize to Patty Wojehowski

Beats Pill+ Portable
Wireless Speaker

Tuxedo Park Library’s 2018 Memorial Day Picnic Annual Fundraiser.

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Click here to view the 2018 Memorial Day Donation Record Form.

Tuxedo Park Library’s Memorial Day Picnic Annual Fundraiser brings patrons and staff together in an amazing display of dedication and community spirit.

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[Press Release 2018]

The Tuxedo Park Library Observes Memorial Day
with their 15th Annual Community Picnic

Tuxedo Park, NY: Monday, May 28, 2018 from 12:00-2:30pm the Tuxedo Park Library will host their 15th Annual Memorial Day Community Picnic. At the event, a journal will be distributed that commemorates those community members who gave the supreme sacrifice while in service to our country.  This event also gives the library an opportunity to show our gratitude to local service men and women, our fondness for our patrons, and an immense appreciation for the Tuxedo community.

Many thanks to library staff members and dedicated local volunteers for organizing an event that brings hundreds of people together.  The picnic helps raise funds for the library’s wide variety of programming and has grown tremendously over the past few years.

The Tuxedo Memorial Day parade passes in front of the library on Route 17 at 11:30am. For senior citizens unable to stand to observe the parade, the library provides chairs and a pop-up tent for shelter from the sun. Picnic, entertainment and activities include DJ George Carney, custom photos by Clicks by Karen, a bounce house, Balloons by Matt Stevens, face painting by Paloma Hekl, food and games for all ages. Magician Mark Ghia will entertain all at 12:30pm, and raffle drawings for a wide variety of locally donated prizes will begin at 2:00pm.

Main Raffle prizes include: Thursday evening wine pairing and dinner for 4 at Glenmere Mansion; 3-hour Dinner Picnic Cruise for 8 on Tuxedo Lake catered by Tuxedo Park Events; Foursome of Golf & Lunch at the Tuxedo Club; Gas Fire Table with Granite Stone Top; and a Beats Pill+ Portable Wireless Speaker. Tickets for main raffle and tricky tray may be purchased now and up until the time of drawing.

For more information on attending this event or purchasing raffle tickets, please contact the Tuxedo Park Library at 845-351-2207.

About the library and volunteers:

TUXEDO PARK LIBRARY Originally built in 1901 as a library and community center and still very much a hub for the community.

VOLUNTEERS A dedicated Memorial Day Committee made up of community members and library staff contributes a tremendous amount of time and effort