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You can use your login information from last summer if you remember it.  If you've forgotten your username please call the library and we can look it up for you.  We can also reset your email if necessary or you can click I Forgot My Password to reset it yourself.  If you'd prefer you can always start fresh this summer with a new login.  The Family Management Portal lets users access all accounts that are registered with the same email without having to log in individually each time.

Read with us
The Town of Ballston Community Library and Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake Central Schools are participating in “Build a Better World” as part of the 2017 Summer Reading at New York Libraries Program.  Studies show that reading at least 20 minutes per day during the summer helps with school success all year!  All participants (babies—adults) are invited to log their time spent reading this summer.   

How to log
Starting May 30, participants may enroll in our Summer Reading Program by visiting the  Library’s website (http://toblibrary.sals.edu) or in person at the Library. If you need help  registering or have any questions, we are happy to assist you. All children and teens must be enrolled in the Summer Reading Program to attend programs or activities.  Program registration for weeks 1-3 begins on June 19th and reading logs begin on June 23rd.  

Earn prizes
Earn prizes by logging time spent reading and completing challenges that appear on our online  logging system.  The Library will be giving away books, gift certificates and raffle prizes this summer.  The Summer Reading Challenge begins on June 23 and you may begin collecting prizes on June 26.  The Reading Challenge continues until September 4, however the last day for prizes is August 11.  After September 4, the BH-BL School Librarians will receive the reading results for BH-BL Students. 


2018-08-02 Musical Petting Zoo

The Brass and Woodwind Shop presents a Musical Petting Zoo!  Kids will have the opportunity to learn about musical instruments, touch them and hear the sounds they make.  We'll also make a musical craft.  *Registration required, parents and siblings are welcome to stay.  For grades K-5.

This program is part of the Library's Summer Reading Program.  In order to participate your child must be enrolled in the Library's Summer Reading Program.  Please enroll online at http://toblibrary.sals.edu or by calling the library at 518-399-8174 ext. 3.