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Library Events

Knight Reading Read Aloud

Feb 01

9:30 AM4:30 PM
MST Atrium

Mount Saint Mary College is reading


All 209 pages • Out Loud • In Person
9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (or however long it takes!)
MST Atrium

cover art for News of the World

Stand in the shoes of Captain Jefferson Kyle Kidd and experience the impact of the news of the world!

Everyone’s welcome – students, faculty, staff, administrators - to read or to listen.
President David Kennett will be the first reader at 9:30 a.m.
To listen, stop by the Atrium any time.

Refreshments inspired by the book being served all day.
"News of the World" on sale all day for $5.


It will take 40-50 people to read the whole book, so we need YOU!!!


To sign up, contact Barbara Petruzzelli, Director of the Library, at or call the library at 845-569-3600.

Please provide the following information when you sign up:

Email Address
Preferred time(s) of day (Please provide a block of 1 or 2 hours for flexibility in scheduling.)
Prefer to read for 5 minutes or 10 minutes?
(Optional: Preferred reading passage, if any.  Passage cannot be guaranteed.)

You will be contacted with your confirmed reading time and pages.

FYE credit available for both readers and listeners.

(Note: Listeners must attend for a minimum of 30 minutes to earn FYE credit.  All readers will earn credit.  Look for the FYE table in the Atrium.)



Regular Hours - North Wing

The North Wing of Kaplan Library includes areas on the 1st and 2nd floors where books, journals, dvd's, and other materials are housed, including the Curriculum Materials Center.

SundayJanuary 19, 2020   Closed
MondayJanuary 20, 2020  11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
TuesdayJanuary 21, 2020  7:30 a.m. -  12:00 a.m.
WednesdayJanuary 22, 2020  7:30 a.m. -  12:00 a.m.
ThursdayJanuary 23, 2020  7:30 a.m. -  12:00 a.m.
FridayJanuary 24, 2020  7:30 a.m.  -   7:00 p.m.
SaturdayJanuary 25, 2020 10:00 a.m. -   6:00 p.m. 
SundayJanuary 26, 2020 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
MondayJanuary 27, 2020  7:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
TuesdayJanuary 28, 2020  7:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
WednesdayJanuary 29, 2020  7:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
ThursdayJanuary 30, 2020  7:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
FridayJanuary 31, 2020  7:30 a.m. -   7:00 p.m.
SaturdayFebruary 1, 202010:00 a.m. -   6:00 p.m. 

View the complete Spring Schedule

After-Hours Access to Kaplan Library South Wing

Kaplan Library & Learning Center provides access to its South Wing after regular library hours and on days when the library is closed.

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