Welcome to the Chatham Bookstore
Community through books
We offer current and classic books for all ages and a fine selection of art supplies. We invite you to visit our store and be a supporter of Main Street, Chatham, New York.
Local artist Gail Giles shows a series of large charcoal drawings, done on-site as well as in the studio, mostly from inspiration at the Hudson River’s edge. Giles has been painting and drawing the pathways, fields, and vistas of the Columbia County and Hudson Valley region for forty years.
Our 3rd annual celebration of poetry in many languages! It seems our area is rich in other languages – we’ve heard poems recited in Dutch, Danish, Spanish, Old English, German, Greek, Swedish, Irish, Pali, French, Hungarian, Belgian. Bring one to share, or enjoy listening. For more information, call 518.392.3005. Refreshments will be served. Free.
Recounting experiences of a father and son in brief chapters that move between Germany and America, the East and West coast, and the African continent, the anxieties of early love and rural small town life are balanced against changes seen in a family across generations.