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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.

SundayDecember 8, 2019   11:00 a.m. -   2:00 a.m.
MondayDecember 9, 2019   7:30 a.m. -     2:00 a.m.
TuesdayDecember 10, 2019   7:30 a.m. -     2:00 a.m.
WednesdayDecember 11, 2019   7:30 a.m. -     2:00 a.m.
ThursdayDecember 12, 2019   7:30 a.m. -     2:00 a.m.
FridayDecember 13, 2019   7:30 a.m. -     5:00 p.m.
SaturdayDecember 14, 2019  10:00 a.m. -    6:00 p.m. 
SundayDecember 15, 2019  Closed
MondayDecember 16, 2019   7:30 a.m. -     5:00 p.m.
TuesdayDecember 17, 2019   7:30 a.m. -     5:00 p.m.
WednesdayDecember 18, 2019   7:30 a.m. -     5:00 p.m.
ThursdayDecember 19, 2019   7:30 a.m. -     5:00 p.m.
FridayDecember 20, 2019   7:30 a.m. -     5:00 p.m.
SaturdayDecember 14, 2019   Closed

View the complete Fall 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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