Cultural Institutions

Cultural Institutions

Jefferson County

Brief Description of the county

Jefferson County is in northeastern New York State, adjacent to the area where the Saint Lawrence River exits Lake Ontario. It is northeast of Syracuse, and northwest of Utica. The county is at the international border with Canada. The Black River, which empties into Lake Ontario, is an important waterway in the county. Part of the Tug Hill Plateau is in the southern part of the county.

The library seeks to engange children in reading and educational acitivities to enhance their loearning skills. They also provide many resources to the community such as printing and wifi.

The Theresa Free Library serves the community through the provision of educational and informational resources for patrons of all ages.

The Thousand Island Park Library provides literary and research resources to members of the Thousand Island community and operates as a branch of the North Country Library System.

Working to conserve the natural beauty, diverse wildlife habitats, water quality and outdoor recreation opportunities of the 1000 Islands region, for present and future generations!