Recommended Reading

Epic Reads

Lazy Reader - books that are 250 pages or less!

Teen Reads


Volunteer Opportunities

Interested in volunteering at the library? Fill out and submit the Volunteer Application to library staff.
For more information, contact Georgia Grandstaff (845) 359-0136.

The number of volunteer hours is limited. Space is not guaranteed.

Study Helper/Tutor
  • Mentor a younger Student one-on-one
  • Help with homework or special project

Program Helper
  • Help younger kids with crafts at our regularly scheduled programs.  Volunteers Ages 12 +
Recommend a Good Book:
  • Teen Book of the Moment: Write 2 or 3 sentences about a book you liked.
  • Create a book jacket for a book you liked.
  • Create a poster for an author you like.
Local History:
  • Research and write a one page biography about a person who lived in Palisades.
  • Research and write a one page history of an old house or building in Palisades.
  • Write a story about something unusual that happened to you in Palisades.
  • Interview someone who has lived in Palisades for more than 10 years.
  Teen Advisory Board:
  • Plan programs for teens such as wii game nights, create crafts, food and nutrition, book discussions.
  • Select movies to show.
  • Pick books to add to the collection.

Homework Help


Solar System

Periodic Table of Elements

CIA World Factbook on Countries


College Help

Application Calendar - What to do and when to do it

FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid)

Financial Aid Scholarships (Information from

Financial Aid Guide


Tappan Zee High School Guidance Department

Best Colleges for LGBTQ Students