Board of Trustees
Brooke Dittmar - Director
Jennifer Russell - Asst. Director
Jill Abrahamsen - Treasurer
Susan Leiching- President
Bob Santiago- Vice President
Buildings and Grounds Committee, 2nd Monday of the month at 4:00, Bob Santiago, Chair
Governance & Personnel Committee: 2nd Tuesday of the month at 5:00, Susan Leiching, Chair
Sustainability Committe: 2nd Wednesday of the month at 5:30, Rhea Paniesin, Chair
Research and Development Committee: 2nd Wednesday of the month at 4:00, Anne O'Neill, Chair
Board of Trustees Meeting: 4th Wednesday of the month at 6:00 pm, Susan Leiching, Chair.
Finance Committee: 2nd Thursday of the month at 4:30, Jill Abrahamsen, Chair
Trustee Training Committee: 2nd Friday of the month, 4:00, Gilbert Ramos, Chair
*All meetings are at the Library, unless otherwise noted.
available upon request.
The Library will be closing on the following days for 2020:
Jan. 1 New Years Day
Jan. 20 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Feb. 17 Presidents’ Day
May 25 Memorial Day
July 4 Independence Day
Sept. 7 Labor Day
Oct. 12 Columbus Day
November 11 Veterans’ day
Nov. 26 & 27 Thanksgiving
Dec 25 & 26 Christmas
Mailing & Delivery Address
P.O. Box 1167
128 Canal Street
Port Ewen, NY 12466
Phone & Fax
The Town of Esopus Library, through a team of friendly, knowledgeable, and well-trained Staff, Volunteers, Friends, and Trustees, is dedicated to providing people of all ages with innovative lifelong learning and leisure opportunities through information, education, technology, and entertainment. Adopted by the Board of Trustees: October 25, 2006
The Town of Esopus Library strives to reflect and enrich community life in the Town of Esopus and the surrounding areas. As a focal point, the Library works in partnership with its patrons, community groups, and the Mid-Hudson Library System to stay in the forefront of local needs and trends. Library programs and facilities are designed to complement the unique characteristics of the Town of Esopus. Adopted by the Board of Trustees: October 25, 2006
Friends of the Esopus Library
The Friends of the Esopus Library is a group of dedicated volunteers that work to promote community awareness of the Library and its programs, provide additional financial support, promote special events/programs, and encourage volunteer participation at the Library.
Town of Esopus Library Foundation
The Town of Esopus Library Foundation was created as a result of the generosity of Mr. Donald W. Taylor in memory of his mother, Bessie Houghtaling Taylor. The Foundation works to provide a continual financial source for the benefit of the Library, as well as promote its works and causes.