In the Municipal Center
6307 Rt. 9
P.O. Box 451
Chestertown, New York 12817
(518) 494-5384

Looking for a book or digital media?

The Town of Chester Library is part of the Southern Adirondack Library System. If we don't have what you're looking for, you can search all member libraries, order online and pick your books up in Chestertown.



    9 a.m.–5 p.m.

    9 a.m–1 p.m


    Tuesday & Sunday

    July 4th, Labor Day



518-494-5384 (voice)
518-494-5171 (fax)

Masks not required in the Library.

What’s New At The Library?

Join us in the Library on October 12 for

20th Century Western Paintings Everyone Needs to Know

Presented by Greg Gross, Associate Professor at the College of St. Rose.



We Have Laptops!

Thanks to a grant from the ADK Foundation the Library Trustees were able to purchase laptops for use by patrons in the Library. Check one out with your drivers license or other  identification and find a comfy spot  to sit down and compute away!

Next Friends of the Library Meeting:

October 14

Please join us at 10 AM in the Library!

Library Trustees

Meet at

7 p.m.

In the Library

(Meeting schedule)

This website is funded and managed by The Friends of the Town of Chester Public Library, a non-profit organization dedicated to raising funds to supplement the budget of the Town of Chester Public Library. The Friends of the Library uses proceeds from fund raising events and membership fees to host educational events, provide programming for children, and to purchase books, periodicals and equipment for the library.

Updated 9/29/22