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Mid-Hudson Library System
103 Market Street, Poughkeepsie, New York, 12601
Phone: (845) 471-6060
Fax: (845) 454-5940
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MHLS is located in downtown Poughkeepsie between Adriance Memorial Library and a Sunoco gas station (the Sunoco is on the corner of Market and Montgomery Streets). The MHLS Auditorium (at 105 Market Street) is right next door to the system building and shares the parking lot.
From the East: From Route 22 or the Taconic State Parkway go west on Routes 44 or 55. These two routes join in Poughkeepsie to form the westbound arterial. Follow the arterial around the Grand Hotel, staying in the middle lane. At the second light make a left onto the eastbound arterial. From the eastbound arterial (Church Street) make a right (south) at the first light onto Market Street. The System is on the left in the second block.
From the West: From the Thruway or Route 9W go east on combined Routes 44 and 55. After crossing the Mid-Hudson Bridge, turn right (south) at the third light, onto Market Street. The System is on the left in the second block.
From Route 9N or Route 9S: Exit to combined Routes 44 and 55 East. At the third light, turn right on Market Street. System is on the left in the second block.
As you face the MHLS big white building, directly to the right is a parking lot (in front of the MHLS Auditorium). If you are coming for a workshop, you are very welcome to park there as space permits. MHLS encourages you to carpool whenever possible. On-street parking is available at 25 cents per 10 minutes for a maximum 2 hour period. Pay the parking meter and display the receipt on the dashboard.