Skene Library update:

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information After careful consideration of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) health safety issues, the Board of Trustees of Skene Memorial Library are temporarily closing the library to the public beginning on Wednesday, March 18 and through at least Tuesday, March … Continue reading

Advocacy Alert -2020

January 22, 2020 ADVOCACY ALERT Governor Cuomo released his FY2020-2021 Executive Budget proposal. For the fourth straight year he has drastically cut funding for our libraries. From the Governor’s Executive Budget Proposal: Library Aid: $91.6M ($4M CUT) The proposed funding … Continue reading

Skene Memorial Library – A Proud History

Sometime around 1894, summer resident Mrs. Alexander Skene  first proposed the idea of the creation of a Library for Griffin Corners.  (As known physician Dr. Alexander Skene had a summer home east of Griffin Corners, and enjoyed their time in … Continue reading