For Seniors

Special Events

PAAH Book Discussion: The 1619 Project (Session 3)

Desmond-Fish Public Library

Join Philipstown Aging at Home (PAAH) and the Desmond-Fish Public Library for a book discussion of The 1619 Project created by Nikole Hannah-Jones. We will be meeting every three weeks to digest […]

Events For Seniors

Computer Help

Assistance with most forms of technology –– computers, tablets or phones, makerspace equipment, software, or consultation –– is available by appointment at the Library. Appointments are thirty minutes in length and conducted by the Digital Services Librarian or other qualified member of Library staff.

Please click here or call the Library to reserve a time.

Fake News Resources

Fake news is disproportionately targeted toward and shared by seniors. For tips on how to spot misleading or deceptive content and what to do about it, visit our Fact-Checking Resources.

Accessibility in the Library

No matter what your ability, the Library is your library. We offer a variety of accessible media to our patrons, including:

  • Wheelchair-accessible entrance, powered doors, and elevator
  • Large print & audiobook collections
  • Talking book & braille library access
  • Easy-to-use audio & eBook app Libby with robust accessibility settings

Make New Friends

Get Involved

Want to make a new friend or catch up with an old one? Want to learn a new skill or revisit some of your favorite hobbies? These groups for adults and seniors meet regularly at the Library! Come join us!