Category: Library Events

PAJAMA & BOOK DRIVE

Help support local children in need by purchasing a set of pajamas and a storybook sizes 6 months to 16. Bring your donation to the library between Oct.1 and Nov. 1. Tying the pajamas and book together with a ribbon or string will help keep the sets together. This program will coincide with the Great Give Back on 10/19.

SEED LIBRARY IS NOW OPEN!

The Nassau Free Library Seed Library is now open for business! The Seed Library will be available for community members at the Nassau Free Library. The library is designed to give anyone interested in organic gardening, seeds to start. Do you have extra seeds to share? Organic Seed donations of packets labeled 2019 would be greatly appreciated.  All that is required to acquire 5 free packets of seeds is a library card!

SUPPORT SERVICES IN NASSAU

CANDLEAre you familiar with the Nassau Resource Center?  This organization is located on Church St. in the Village of Nassau.  It is run by dedicated volunteers and is supported by the community’s churches and synagogue.  It provides free food and clothing to persons in need, and its director, Dianna Murphy, is very skilled in guiding people to other support services in Rensselaer County.  The phone number for the center is 766-9014.

The Nassau Sunshine Fund provides another valuable service to residents of the town and villages of Nassau.  Those who find themselves in a sudden emergency financial crisis might apply to this organization for an interest-free loan of up to $500.  To learn more about the Sunshine Fund, call 256-6878.