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New Phoenicia Library to be named for Marilyn Dershowitz

New Phoenicia Library to be named for Marilyn Dershowitz

At a reception for potential donors to the Phoenicia Library building fund, library board members announced that the structure on Main Street will be named in honor of the late Marilyn Dershowitz, whose husband, attorney Nathan Dershowitz, has made a substantial donation to the planned construction. Marilyn was a devoted library patron for four decades,...
A right livelihood: Phoenicia Library has new interim director

A right livelihood: Phoenicia Library has new interim director

The Phoenicia Library has a new interim director, hamlet resident Elizabeth Potter, as well as two new board members and two new employees. Meanwhile, bids are being processed for the renovation of the Main Street library that was gutted by fire last March, but objections by neighbors will delay the building project. Potter has been...
Woodstock Library eyes expansion

Woodstock Library eyes expansion

The Woodstock Public Library has launched a capital campaign to raise funds for a possible acquisition of the former Library Laundromat, which the library envisions as an annex that would provide space for computer-related instruction for residents and meetings by community groups. In a February 8 interview Stuart Auchincloss, the newly elected president of the...