Places that provide education and library services

Clinton avenue united Methodist church


122 Clinton Ave, Kingston, NY 12401

P.O. Box 1099 Kingston, NY 12402

Phone: 845-331-7188

Office Hours: Mon-Fri 9am-1pm

Counseling Available: Call church office

Caring Hands Lunch Program: Mon-Fri at Noon (Walk-in)

Food Pantry: Mon-Fri 11:30-1pm

GED Program: Tues-Thurs 12:30-3:30pm (Free)

Legal Clinic: Friday 12:30pm (Free)

NA Meetings: Mon, Thurs, Fri, Sat, Sun 7pm

Service: Sunday 11:00am


Cornell cooperative services, ulster county

232 Plaza Road, Kingston, NY 12401 (Herzog’s Plaza)

Phone: 845-340-3990

Fax: 370-3993

Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30am-5pm

Cornell Cooperative offers nutritional (healthy food choices) information, healthy living information, and support for Relatives as Parents (RAP). RAP is a program supporting those caring for children in their extended family when the parents are not able to do so.


Cragsmoor free library

355 Cragsmoor Road, Cragsmoor, NY 12420

Phone: 845-647-4611

Hours: Tues & Thurs 10:30am-5:30pm; Fri 2:30-5:30pm; Sat 10:30am-4:30pm

Library services including reference materials and directories. Public computers available for internet. Wi-fi available and computer assistance available when needed.


Ellenville public library

40 Center St., Ellenville NY 12428

Phone: 845-647-5530

Fax: 845-647-3554

Library Hours: Mon-Wed 9:30am-8pm; Th-Fri 9:30am-6pm; Sat 9:30am-3pm; Sunday closed.

Museum Hours: Wed & Fri 10am-4pm; Saturday 10am-3pm; Or by appointment.

Library Services including reference materials and directories at front desk. Free computer service and e-mail; access to Internet; free WiFi; Periodicals and newspapers and want ads.


Everett Hodge community center

 21 Franklin St., Kingston NY 12401

Phone: 845-331-9683

Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30am-4:30pm

After school drop-in program; general referral service; 845-331-1110 HS equivalency educational program; ESL day & evening classes available Mon & Thur 331-9681.


Gardiner Library

133 Farmer’s Turnpike, Gardiner, NY 12525

Phone: 845-255-1255

Hours: Mon, Tue, Wed, & Thur 11am-8pm; Fri 11am-6pm; Sat 11am-4pm; Sun noon-4pm

Highland public library


30 Church St., Highland, NY 12528

Phone: 845-691-2275

Hours: Mon & Fri 10am-5pm; Tue & Thur 1-8pm; Wed 10am-8pm; Sat 10am-4pm

Clintondale Branch

Clintondale Friends Church

Crescent & Maple St., Clintondale, NY 12515

Phone: 845-883-5015

Hours: Tue 10am-12pm; Wed & Thur 4pm-7pm

Hurley library


44 Main Street, P.O. Box 660, Hurley, NY 12443

Phone: 845-338-2092

Hours: Mon & Sat 10am-3pm; Tue & Thur 1pm-7:30pm; Wed 10am-5pm; Closed Fri & Sun.

Provides access to information via many and varied media sources including print and electronic sources with emphasis on children’s programs and books, adult recreational books, and programs encouraging adult reading

Kingston public library


Phone: 845-331-0507

Fax: 845-331-7981

55 Franklin St. - Kingston, NY 12401

Hours: Mon 10am-6pm; Tue-Thur 10am-8pm; Fri 9am-6pm; Sat 9am-5pm

Library services, references, guides and directories, computer usage, newspapers, periodicals. Access to Internet.

Information available for employment, resume writing, health, emergency services, community directories. Personal e-mail available: User can set up a library email account and get basic information. Resource Materials including


Marlboro free library

1251 Route 9W, Marlboro, NY 12542

Phone: 845-236-7272

Hours: Mon-Thur 9:30am-8:30pm; Fri 9:30am-5pm; Sat 11am-5pm; Sun 1pm-5pm. Closed Sundays-Father’s Day to Labor Day.

Mental health association in ulster county


300 Aaron Ct., Kingston NY 12401

Mailing address: PO Box 2304, Kingston NY 12402

Phone: 845-339-9090

Hours: Mon-Fri 9am-5pm

Free library and computer lab open Mon-Fri 9-5

A.C.E.S. Program (Academic Coaching for Education Success)

Sponsored by Ulster County Community College, Stone Ridge, NY 12484

Phone: 845-687-5073

Supported program at UC Community College for students with psychiatric disabilities. Help in handling college

environment. Attention to individual needs. (Appointment preferred but not required)


Milton: Sarah Hull Hallock Free Library

56 Main Street, Milton, NY 12547

Phone: 845-795-2200

Hours: Mon & Thur 12-8pm; Tue & Wed 10am-6pm; Fri 10am-5pm; Sat 10am-2pm


New Paltz: Elting Memorial Library

93 Main Street, New Paltz, NY 12561

Phone: 845-255-5030

Hours: Mon, Wed, & Fri 10am-8pm; Tue & Thur 12-7pm; Sat 10am-4pm; Sun 12-4pm

Public access computers and wifi.


Olive Free library

4033 Route 28A, West Shokan, NY 12494

Phone: 845-657-2482

Hours: Mon 10am-8pm; Tue 10am-5pm; Wed 12-8pm; Thur 2-8pm; Fri 1-5pm; Sat 10am-4pm


Phoenicia Library

48 Main St., Phoenicia, NY 12464

Phone: 845-688-7811

Hours: Mon, Wed, Thur, & Fri 1-6pm; Tue 10am-4pm; Sat 10am-3pm


Pine Hill: Morton Memorial Library

22 Elm St., Pine Hill, NY 12465

Phone: 845-254-4222


Hours: Tues and Fri 2am–6pm; Wed and Sat 10am–2pm; Thurs 4pm-8pm


Plattekill library

2047 State Route 32, Modena, NY 12548

Phone: 845-883-7286

Hours: Mon and Fri 2–6pm; Tues 12–8pm; Wed and Thur 10am–8pm; Sat 10am–3pm

Rosendale library


3056 Route 28, Shokan NY 12481

Phone: 845-657-2326



Office Hours: Wednesday 2pm–6pm, Friday 2pm–5pm

Saugerties public library


91 Washington Avenue, Saugerties, NY 12479

Phone: 845-246-4317

Hours: Mon and Thurs 10am-8pm; Fri 10am-6pm; Sat 10am-5pm.

Stone ridge public library


3700 Main Street, Stone Ridge, NY, 12484

Phone: 845-687-7023

Hours: Mon 1:30pm–7pm, Tue–Fri 10am–5:30pm, Sat 10am–3pm; closed Sunday and most Holidays

Town of Esopus Library


128 Canal St., Port Ewan, NY 12466

Phone: 845-338-5580

Hours: Mon and Fri 10am-7pm; Tue and Thurs 10am-5:30pm; Wed 10am-8pm; Saturday 10am-4pm

Library Services, references, guides and directories, computer access and email service. See website for programs available. Public Computer Access.

Town of ulster public library


860 Ulster Avenue, Kingston, NY, 12401

Phone: 845-338-7881

Fax: 845-338-7884

Hours: Mon 10am-5pm; Tue 12pm-8pm; Wed 10am-5pm; Thurs 12pm-8pm; Fri 10am-5pm; Sat 10am-3pm; closed Sun and Holidays

Ulster county BOCES

Rt. 9W, Port Ewen NY 12466


PO Box 602, Port Ewen NY 12466

Phone: 845-331-5050

Fax: 845-339-8797

Office Hours: Mon-Thurs 9am-8pm; Fri 9-5

Offers job training, career and job counseling.

HSE (High School Equivelency) programs and ESL (English as a Second Language) programs Free to anyone 18 years or older. Grasp (Home Study Program) also available.

Boces offers Career Counseling and computer training. Specific training available in Information Technology, Electronics, Manufacturing Technology, Electrical Apprenticeship Program, Auto Technology. Welding, Renewable Energy Technology and Health Care Career Training. Consult with counselor as some programs are for jobs which require full criminal background check. Boces works with NYS Dept of Labor and Access/VR to provide education and training in their programs.

Ulster county community action

Resource Assistance for families including food pantry and clothing, rental assistance for families; Head Start programs for young children; Weatherization and Air Conditioning programs for home improvement; Furniture Pantry for Home Furnishings.

Outreach Centers: call to confirm services



70 Lindsley Avenue, Kingston, NY 12401

Phone: 845-338-8750



15 Church St. Highland NY 12528




85 Center St. Ellenville, NY 12428


Ulster county community college


491 Cottekill Road, Stone Ridge NY 12484

Phone: 845-687-5000

Fax: 845-687-5083

Offers college courses leading to a degree and /or skills training, career preparation and life-long learning. Almost all courses require tuition, but you may be able to have subsidized tuition or financial aide. Call office to request a catalog and/or inquire about aide. Offers OASIS program for associates degree entirely on-line. On site Learning Center provides remedial help for courses being taken on college campus. The Business Resource center, moving to the Kingston Center of Suny Ulster, 94 Mary's Ave., Kingston NY,12401 in August of 2015, has day, evening and weekend classes, computer labs etc. Call office for current catalog.


Ulster literacy association

480 Aaron Court, Kingston, NY 12401

Phone: 845-331-6837

Volunteer tutors with training teach clients to read & write. For adults 16 & up and not in school. Service free &

confidential. Teaching usually one-on-one, but can be in a group or a family group. Conducts outreach literacy

program at Ulster County Jail. BOCES Pre-GED & ESL classroom support. Off-site services

United way community and emergency services


450 Albany Avenue, Kingston, NY 12401

Phone: 845-331-4199

Fax: 845-331-4789

Hours: Mon-Fri 9am-5pm

Help finding a job, help learning to parent, help paying the rent, help overcoming substance abuse, help leaving an abusive relationship, help with childcare, help succeeding in school. We believe these services, and scores of others, should be available to anyone who needs and desires them. See our website or call us for information.


Wallkill public library

7 Bona Ventura Ave, Wallkill,NY 12589

Phone: 845-895-3707

Fax: 845-895-8659

Hours: Mon & Fri 10am-6pm; Tue, Wed, & Thur 10am-8pm; Sat 10am-2pm

West Hurley public library


42 Clover St., West Hurley, NY 12491

Phone: 845-679-6405

Fax: 845-679-2144

Hours: Mon, Wed 1-7pm; Tues & Fri 10am-6pm; Sat 10am-4pm; closed Thurs and Sun

Library services, references, guides and directories. On-line job information. Free Computer use. Free tutoring for those 50 and older. call for appointment

Woodstock library


5 Library Lane, Woodstock, NY 12498

Phone: 845-679-2213

Fax: 845-679-7149

Hours: Tue & Wed 10am-8pm; Thur & Fri 10am-6pm; Sat 10am-5pm