Crandall Public Library's Outreach service provides library materials to homebound patrons in the city of Glens Falls, the town of Queensbury, the village of South Glens Falls, and the town of Moreau.
Each month the Outreach Librarian brings an assortment of large print books to the community rooms of local senior residences. Locations include Cronin High Rise, Stichman Towers, Adirondack Manor, Brookdale Queensbury, The Cedars, Mallard’s Landing, Westbrook, The Willows, Solomon Heights, The Glen at Highland Meadow, The Terrace at The Glen, Midtown Apartments, Home of the Good Shepherd, Glens Falls Center and Harrison Terrace, as well as Moreau Community Center. Please check with your local facility for dates, and times.
Visits to individual homes, The Pines, and Warren Center are arranged on an individual basis.
In addition to large print books, audiobooks, Playaways, and music CDs are available upon request. DVDs are currently not available through the Outreach program.
If you are in need of Outreach Services, or for more information contact the library at 518-792-6508 ext. 256.
Print disabled patrons, or patrons with reading and/or learning disabilities may qualify for free services from the New York State Talking Book and Braille Library (TBBL). Download and print the application here: http://www.nysl.nysed.gov/tbbl/apply.htm
Other services of interest are ebooks and digital audio books from Overdrive & Hoopla, and digital magazines from RBdigital. These services and more can be accessed from the Crandall Library homepage.