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Summer Reading Program 2020: Imagine Your Story!

It is time for our Summer Reading Program! Our Youth Services Department is excited to announce our 2020 Summer Reading Program – Imagine Your Story! This year’s theme focuses on fairy tales and other magical elements through reading!  This program will be offered virtually through the ReadSquared program. In addition to the general reading challenge, we…

By Anna Lake July 7, 2020 Off


Due to COVID19 Restrictions Vestal Public Library begins limited services beginning June 15th. Appointment Based Pick-Up and Phone/Email Reference are the only available services, at this time. Appointment Based Pickup Instructions (beginning June 15th) Patrons may request a list of 10 items per family, per day via: FOUR COUNTY WEBSITE: EMAIL: VESTAL PUBLIC…

By VPL Director June 15, 2020 Off


VPL is working hard to get things ready for your return. Remember, VPL will begin Scheduled Pickups June 15th. See: Scheduled Pickup Instructions Becky showing off new books! Cindy and Michelle in the new VPL media room Melanie holding down the fort in the VPL Business Office

By VPL Director June 4, 2020 Off


Phase II Posted Notice Starting June 1st, VPL Patrons are urged to return any loaned library items. Due to COVID19 Safety Restrictions returned materials require a quarantine period of 72 hrs. Vestal Public Library will begin limited services beginning June 15th:  Appointment Based Pick-Up (see instructions below) Phone Reference  Appointment Based Pickup Instructions (beginning June…

By VPL Director May 30, 2020 Off

Vestal Central School District Budget Ballot

The Vestal Central School District Budget Ballot has been mailed out and includes the Vestal Public Library Budget. Proposition No.3 is composed of two parts which concern the Vestal Public Library: Part I Shall the sum of $756,979 be raised by annual levy of tax upon the taxable real property within the Central School District …

By VPL Director May 28, 2020 Off


PAUL K CHAPMAN Public libraries play an essential role in fostering strong communities by supporting access to information, community engagement, intellectual curiosity, innovation, entertainment, and life-long learning. As an open-minded and flexible leader, it is my goal to cultivate a collaborative and engaging library environment that reflects the diversity of the region it serves,…

By VPL Director May 28, 2020 Off

April Meeting of the VPL Board of Trustees

Attention Patrons: The April meeting of the VPL Board of Trustees has been changed to a Zoom meeting due to the current restrictions due to COVID-19. The Zoom meeting will be held on Tuesday, April 21, at 7 p.m. A link will be provided prior to the meeting. Thank you for your support and understanding!

By Anna Lake April 14, 2020 Off