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Fairmount Community Library

406 Chapel DriveFairmount library photo
Syracuse, NY 13219

Telephone: (315) 487-8933
Fax: (315) 484-9475

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Monday 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM

Tuesday 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM

Wednesday 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM

Thursday 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM

Friday 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Saturday 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Sunday closed


Summer Hours

[June - August]

Monday 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM

Tuesday 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM

Wednesday 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM

Thursday 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM

Friday 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Saturday closed

Sunday closed

Library Closings


New Year's Day
Friday, January 1

Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Monday, January 18

Memorial Day Weekend
Saturday- Monday, May 28-30

Independence Day
Monday, July 4

Labor Day
Monday, September 5

Veteran's Day
Friday, November 11

Thanksgiving Eve (closes at 2:00 PM)
Wednesday, November 24

Thursday, November 25

Christmas Eve
Saturday, December 24

Christmas Day
Sunday, December 25

New Year's Eve
Saturday, December 31

Grace Days

Three, (3), except for short loans


Executive Director: David Vincent D'Ambrosio  

Children's Services Coordinator: Marybeth Gaffney

Office Manager: Janet Hayduke

Board of Trustees

President: Abigail Klein

Vice President: Jeff Boyea

Board Meetings: Third Tuesday each month, except December, July, and August at 6:30 PM.


Assembly District No. 124: William Barclay

Senate District No. 50: John DeFrancisco

County District No. 11: Patrick M. Kilmartin

About the Library

A conversation at the Fairmount School PTA meeting in 1955 was the genesis of today's Fairmount Community Library. The individuals involved put their energies into finding out how and what was necessary to start a library and then proceeded to raise the funding. The library received an official charter from the State in November of 1956, and in April of 1957 opened its doors. Since then the library has changed its location twice and remodeled twice to meet the needs of its community. As a small community library, Fairmount encourages an open and friendly atmosphere where people of all ages can find information and entertainment. Fairmount encourages both aspects in the belief that both information and entertainment are important to the full development of an individual's character.

Last updated: March 3, 2016