• Port Jervis Discount Cards for Sale

    Save Money and Support the Library

    Do you want discounts for restaurants, movie tickets, bowling or automotive parts?  The 2016 Port Jervis Discount Cards are here and they will save you money!  Get your discount card for $12 at the front desk at the library. There are 27 coupons on both sides of the card from local businesses. Your purchase supports the library.  Discount cards are valid through May 1, 2017.  Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. 

  • Today's Events

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    Sept 22, Oct 13, Nov 14, and Dec 8

    Individual job coaching sessions are being hosted this fall by the Port Jervis Free Library.  The job coaching sessions will provide participants with tools to help secure a job in today’s difficult employment market.
    Participants will meet one-on-one with a Career Development Counselor at the Port Jervis Free Library. In a one-hour session, specific and practical ideas will be shared on creating a job-ready resume, removing barriers to employment, and acing the interview.  Career Development Counselor, Ann Marie Buckley is a consultant with experience in helping job seekers polish their skills to enter the work force.
    One-on-one, one hour-long individual job coaching sessions will be available on Thursday, September 22 at 4:30-7:30PM; Thursday, October 13 4:30-7:30PM; Monday, November 14 at 4:30-7:30PM and Thursday, December 8 at 4:30-7:30PM.  An appointment is required.  Preference will be given to Port Jervis patrons, but a waiting list will be available for non-residents.  To register for a one-hour job consultation session, please call the Port Jervis Free Library at (845) 856-7313 x 6.

  • Historic Photo Exhibit Highlights Stephen Cranes Local Connections

    Opening on November 1, 2016 @ 10:30AM

    Continuing to promote local history as part of the community’s tourism enhancement goals, the Port Jervis Free Library announces the opening of a permanent photographic exhibit on famed 1890s author, Stephen Crane.

    Conceived, sponsored, and curated by local Crane authority, Robert Eurich, owner of the community-oriented PortJervisNY.com website, the exhibit primarily uses photos from the archives of the Minisink Valley Historical Society to tell Crane’s story though images of Port Jervis as he would have known it.

    In commemoration of Crane’s 145th birthday, the exhibit opens to the public on November 1, 2016 and is available for viewing anytime during the library’s normal business hours.

National Friends of the Library Week

October 16-22, 2016