ROUSES POINT DODGE MEMORIAL LIBRARY
ROUSES POINT, NEW YORK 12979
Library Director: Anne Paulson, MLS
CLOSED TO IN-PERSON BROWSING EFFECTIVE 1/26/21 - Updated 1/25/2021
RE-OPENING INSTRUCTIONS FOR PATRONS - Updated 10/19/2020
The Rouses Point Dodge Memorial Library (RPDML) is a public library which was granted its absolute charter from the University of the State of New York (New York State Education Department) on April 26, 1906. An amendment to the RPDML charter was granted on January 16, 1948. The administration of the RPDML consists of a five member board. One board member is appointed each year to a five year term by the Village's Mayor and Board of Trustees. It is the responsibility of the Library Board to run the operation of the Library. The Village Treasurer is the chief fiscal officer of the RPDML. The RPDML Board along with Library Director Anne Paulson and staff work to encourage and provide for the use of library services in order to meet the educational, informational and recreational needs of Rouses Point. Services available to meet these needs include the following: children's programs; classes and seminars; art displays; movie rentals and screenings; and high speed Internet access.
RULES, REGULATIONS AND POLICIES
Click below for the General Rules, Regulations and Policies of the Library as adopted by the RPDML Board of Trustees:
- GENERAL RULES AND REGULATIONS (Adopted 2/13/2018)
- LIBRARY CARDS (Adopted 8/14/2018)
- MEMBERSHIP RULES (Revised 9/9/14)
LIBRARY BOARD OF TRUSTEES
RPDML Board of Trustees is a five member board elected by the Rouses Point Village Board. Each Board member serves a five year term. Below is a current listing of the RPDML Board Members.
Mary O'Connor - President
Wendy Engelbrecht - Secretary
Patricia Birkett - Trustee
Natali Voitchovski - Trustee
The Village Treasurer serves as the Treasurer for the Library Board of Trustees per Education Law sec. 259(1)(a).
RPDML Board Meetings are held at 5:00PM in the library on the second Tuesday of the month, except in January, February and March. Board meetings are open to the public.
View the Rouses Point Dodge Memorial Library's member page on the Clinton-Essex-Franklin Library System's website. Click Here