Library News

Exciting things are happening at your Library!

Lower Level Renovation Phase 1

The renovation will turn the lower level into a welcoming and dynamic space designed to meet the evolving needs of our community.

When Phase 1 is completed, you will enjoy:

· A welcoming meeting, learning and technology friendly space in the new Learning Lab.

· A Program Room that is equip with up to date technology.

· Cooking classes and demonstrations in our newly redesigned kitchen.

· An open and welcoming reception area.

· Infrastructure upgrades that include: a new HVAC system, energy efficient LED lighting, an internal floor drainage system, new moisture resistant flooring and improved wireless access for patrons using mobile devices.

Phase 1 Schedule

Start date November 5, 2018


Drainage system installation

January/ February

Demolition and framing


Rough electric, mechanicals and sheetrock

May 1, 2019

Est. Completion date



The Renovation has been funded entirely through the generosity of private donors, New York State Construction Grants, and sales of Tuxedo Park: Lives, Legacies and Legends and Tuxedo Park: The Gift of Nature books.

If you are interested in donating to the library’s renovation fund, please reach out to Library Director, Diane Loomis at


Renovation Committee

Heather Bullard, Secretary Library Board

Marina Case, Advisor

Kevin Craig, Advisor

Barbara du Pont, Vice-President Library Board

Jeff Gundermann, Advisor

Diane Loomis, Library Director

Bonny Takeuchi, Library Board Member

Susanne Williams, Advisor


Book Talk:  Our Newsletter  Fall 2019 Click here for pdf version