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Public Library of the Beacon City School District

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Friends of the Howland Public Library Owl
Remind You to Vote!


April 4, 2013

Noon - 8:00 PM

@ the library


2% budget increase of $17,697

to cover mandated expenses.


Trustee Election (3 seats)

Moning Lin & Derek Sanderson

Please write in:  Adam McKible


More budget and trustee info at


The time to reserve your ticket is now!!!

Rick and HPL Mural 2006

The 5th annual Helen Savoit Library Advocacy Award will be presented to muralist Rick Price (above photo by Jean Hyatt) on Saturday, April 13th from 5 - 7 PM at the Dutchess Manor on 9D in Dutchess Junction.


We'll also honor the contributions of HPL retirees: Rhonda Johnson (28 years), Maureen Darcy (27 years), Karen Sovik (23 years) and Marcia Lumia (11 years).


Photo of Maureen Darcy taken on January 23, 2013  Karen Sovik Rhonda Johnson


Enjoy hors d'oeuvres, music by jazz duo T'N'T, and more. Cash bar. $40 per person. Proceeds benefit the HPL Helen Savoit Fund.   


Send your name, number of tickets, and a check made out to Howland Public Library to us at 313 Main Street, Beacon, NY 12508. 


Email questions to or call 845-831-1134 x 116.


Argo Poster for HPL Film Series