We are planning more events for 2022 & 2023.  Please check back often.

For Children


The Ruplin Art Gallery

 Exhibits at the Library

Chess Club

Saturdays in the Library.

10:00 a.m. til noon.

All levels welcome! Get help, practice, have fun!

Museum Passes – discounts at area museums. Use your library card to check them out!

General Audiences


May 25, 2022 6 p.m.

How to Survive Your First Semester In College

College bound? Join retired professor Greg Gross and a panel of first year college students at the Library as they discuss ways to succeed during that frantic first semester. For North Warren juniors and seniors. Sponsored by the Library Trustees. Pizza and soda provided by the Friends of the Library.

May 26, 2022 5-7 p.m.

Reception for Susannah Stiehm’s Exhibition in the Ruplin Gallery. Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Library. . . more

June 15, 2022 5-7 p.m.

Reception for Alice Vollaro and Joseph Kern in the Ruplin Gallery. . . more

July 8, 2022 9-3 p.m.

July 9, 2022 9-2 p.m.

Friends Book Sale–preowned books, videos, puzzles and more
Municipal Center 2nd floor

July 9, 2022 11:30 a.m.

Operation Sea Turtle

The dangers sea turtles face and what’s being done to help them. . . more

July 28, 2022 5-7 p.m.

Reception for Lisa Collado & John Hales. . . more

August 31, 2022–7 p.m.

Presentation by local author Bernie McCann about his new book Visitors To My Street. . .more

September 18, 2022 1–4 p.m.

Friends Annual Wine Tasting at the Friends Lake Inn

October 12, 2022 7–p.m.

20th Century Western Paintings Everyone Needs to Know

Presented by Greg Gross, Associate Professor–

College of St. Rose


October 20, 2022 –7 p.m.

Historically Speaking. . .a joint project of the Library and the Town of Chester Historical Society featuring BENJAMIN FRANKLIN as portrayed by Paul Stillman. . .more

Updated 10/6/22