Hours

Curbside Checkout & In-Person Appointments

Curbside materials may be requested:

  • Through the library catalog (recommended if you know exactly what you want)
  • Using our online form (if you like librarians to help you choose)
  • By phone: Monday through Friday 11 am – 4 pm
  • Pick up times will be scheduled.
  • Your materials will be bagged, labeled, and placed outside the School Rd. entrance for contact-less pickup.
  • The bookdrop is open during curbside pickup hours. No late fines will be incurred.
In-person appointments:
  • Call 518-765-2791 to schedule an appointment.
  • Evening browsing appointments are available on Tuesdays and Wednesdays, and daytime appointments are available on Saturdays.
  • Limited computer use and staff assisted copy/print/fax
    services available – call for details.
  • All persons in the building are expected to wear a mask and
    follow safety protocols.

Weather or Emergency Closings

Weather or Emergency Closings will be on our homepage, telephone and reported on local news stations. If the Voorheesville schools are delayed for 2 hours or closed, our youth programs will be cancelled for the day.

Holiday Hours

The library observes the following holidays by closing or shortening hours. Click the calendar for specific dates and times.

  • New Year’s Day
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day
  • Presidents Day
  • Easter
  • Memorial Day Weekend
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day Weekend
  • Columbus Day
  • Veterans Day
  • Day before Thanksgiving
  • Thanksgiving
  • Christmas Eve and Christmas
  • New Year’s Eve

Location

Directions to Voorheesville Public Library

From the West
Route 20 to Route 155. Turn right on 155 and follow to the traffic circle. Turn right on Rt. 85A. At traffic light, turn right onto Rt. 156. At fork, turn right onto County Route 208. The library is ½ mile down the road on the right just before the railroad tracks.

From the East
Take Route I-90 to Exit 4 – Slingerlands/Voorheesville – Rt. 85. Follow 85 to the traffic circle by the shopping plaza and turn right to continue on 85. Travel through Slingerlands until you reach Rt. 85A (about 4 miles) and turn right onto Rt.85A. At traffic light, turn right onto Rt. 156. At fork, turn right onto County Route 208. The library is ½ mile down the road on the right just before the railroad tracks.

From the North
Follow the Northway to the end and turn right onto Route 20. Turn left on 155 and follow to the traffic circle. Turn right on Rt. 85A. At traffic light, turn right onto Rt. 156. At fork, turn right onto County Route 208. The library is ½ mile down the road on the right just before the railroad tracks.

From Altamont
Take route 156 to Voorheesville. Turn left onto Country Route 208. The library is ½ mile down the road on the right just before the railroad tracks.

CDTA Bus Routes

BUS ROUTE 719 (VOORHEESVILLE/ALTAMONT) IS CURRENTLY NOT IN SERVICE

For current information about service changes, click here.

Bus routes can be found on the CDTA website or through downloading the CDTA ‘Navigator’ App.
A bus stop for Route 719  is located across from the library at the corner of Prospect Street and School Road.

CDTA Navigator App