On Friday, August 21, 2015, the non-management staff of the Westhampton Free Library in Westhampton Beach, New York voted to unionize. On Friday, November 20, 2015 the first slate of officers were elected.
This is the official website of the union local, from which we disseminate official information for our members and other interested parties. The Westhampton Library Association represents roughly three dozen non-management library employees at the Westhampton Free Library in Westhampton Beach, New York. Our local is an affiliate of the 600,000 member New York State United Teachers (NYSUT), which is affiliated with the American Federation of Teachers (AFT), National Education Association (NEA), and the American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO).