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The Great Give Back 2020

The Great Give Back 2020

The Montauk Library will be participating in the Great Giveback this year.  Beginning October 3, we will be collecting items for: ARF, The Retreat, Montauk Food Pantry and the Lion’s Club. This year there are a few restrictions on the types of donations.  Organizations are requesting the following: ARF: Cat and dog toys – especially feather wands, cat dancers… Read more »

Photo Printing Kiosk Now Available

The Montauk Library is pleased to announce the availability of our new “PrintBudii” photo printer kiosk. Anyone can now print 4×6″ color photos from their Phone, iPad / Tablet, or computer.  The process is easy – just go to LibraryPhotoLab.com, select Montauk library as your location, and follow the prompts.  You’ll be given a pin… Read more »

3D Printing Face Shields – Update

Our Library is helping protect healthcare workers by contributing our 3D printer to a makeshift print farm at the Suffolk County Library System in Bellport.  Click Here to see the story on NBC.

3D Printing Face Masks

Montauk Library is contributing to the effort to 3D-print Face Shields components for healthcare workers.  The Suffolk County Library System is organizing, and in the process of forming a “Print Farm” at their Bellport headquarters.  They are dedicating an auditorium to operating loaned 3D printers which are all programmed to print approved parts for assembly… Read more »

Montauk Pets: Past and Present exhibit

 Our Montauk Pets: Past and Present exhibit has been extended through the end of September 2019. Marcel Didiot and the Pitts-Burke family dog, 1930s, photographer, Vitus Pitts.  (C) Dell Cullum and the Montauk Library Kiwi the pet rooster, 2019, owner and photographer, Kathleen Ernst  

Friends Calendars are Here!

“Hot off the Press” The latest from The Friends’ both interesting and useful department, it’s the 2020 Anniversary Calendar. These calendars are the result of countless hours of research, planning, and layout by professionals that are passionate about Montauk’s history.  Each month’s photo in this calendar features an archival photo with a descriptive caption. The calendar… Read more »

New 3D Printer

Thanks to a donation from the Friends of The Montauk Library, we have an AMAZING new 3D printer.  It’s a Prusa MK3 and it’s running like a sewing machine (which is to say… smooth, powerful and quiet). Keep an eye on our calendar for programs this summer featuring 3D printing and design.  You may also… Read more »

New Hatch-Cam

We’re excited to show off our new Library Hatch-Cam.  In the past we’ve had live feeds of Chicken’s but this time we have Bob-White Quail eggs, provided by the Third House Nature Center.   Our goal is to assist in the restoration of Montauk’s native Quail population.  We absolutely love this project because Quail eat ticks!… Read more »

2019 Annual Operating Budget passes.

Thank You Montauk! The Montauk Library 2019-2020 annual operating budget has passes with 104 Yes votes and 11 No votes.  Incumbents, Joan Lycke and Linda Barnds, were re-elected.