Mission and Vision Statement

Mission Statement

The Henderson Free Library is a strong community partner providing informational, educational, cultural, and recreational library materials in a variety of formats, while encouraging lifelong learning and upholding the public’s freedom of access to information.

Adopted January 23, 2024

Vision Statement

Through its services, collections, and staff, the Henderson Free Library is an essential and vital component of the cultural and intellectual life of Henderson, New York, community. It endeavors to fill the educational, entertainment, and civic needs of the community and should spark curiosity and provide tools for discovery in a safe and welcoming environment. It strives to be a leader among small, rural libraries.

Adopted January 23, 2024