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9475 Boston State Rd.
P.O. Box 200 (mailing)
Boston , NY 14025 Map
Phone: 716-941-3516
Fax: 716-941-0941
Lydia Herren, Director

Email: bos@buffalolib.org


Located on Boston State Road, (Route 391), between Boston Cross and Boston Colden Road. Wheelchair accessible. Parking lot available

Public Access Computers: 6 computers, networked (printing 10 cents per page B&W, 25 cents color) Microsoft Office Applications, Internet Access, Misc. "What can I do at a Public Access Computer?"

Meeting Room available.  Click Here for Community Meeting Room Rules

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Call to register for special events 716-941-3516

Ongoing Events Register by Calling 941-3516 

Preschool Story Time 
Tuesdays 6:00 PM
January 9th - May 22nd (no story time March 6th)
Thursdays 10:30 AM
January 11th - May 24th (no story time March 8th)
Stories, Crafts, Games, Songs and Snacks 
For ages 3 - 5
Maker Fridays
January 26th, February 23rd, March 23rd, April 20th, May 18th  
Stop in between 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM  
Hands on activities including arts and crafts, technology, and building challenges.  
For ages 7 and up.  
Canine Good Citizen Reading Dog on Staff
Saturdays 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM (except during special events)
Stop in and sign up for a session to read to Boston's Canine Good Citizen Therapy Dog, Grimaldi. Practicing reading aloud to such a good listener helps children to gain confidence in their abilities.

Special Events

Call 941-3516 to register for all events- Space is limited!

Saturday, March 3rd, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM - Cold Blooded Critters

All Ages

Come meet amazing live reptiles and amphibians, learn all about what separates us from our cold blooded cousins and how these animals live. Presented by Buffalo Audubon Society.  

Saturday, March 24th, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM - Indoor Kids' Winter Global Games

For ages 8-12.

Do you have what it takes to go for the gold? Winter weather got you feeling a bit stir crazy? Don't miss this chance to compete with your friends and peers in the indoor library winter games - hockey, curling, biathlon, and even figure skating have been modified for indoor winter fun!  

Saturday, April 7th, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM - Fairy Tale Engineering

For ages 6-10.

Help some of your favorite fairy tale characters solve their problems with hands-on projects! Design zip lines for Rapunzel to escape the tower and help Jack avoid the giant!

Saturday, April 21st, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM - Desert Dish Succulent Gardens with the Buffalo Botanical Gardens

For ages 5-12.

Plant your very own desert garden with succulents to take home!

Saturday, April 28th, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM - Princess Story Time

For all ages

Join us for a special Princess Story Time including stories, photos, meet and greet, autographs and a craft!

Saturday, May 5th, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM - Create a Mini Book with David Wasik

For all ages

Join us for a hands on, family-friendly, all ages craft program.  All supplies will be provided for you to make your very own mini book to take home.  Create your own story, a journal, or whatever your imagination can come up with! 

Thursday, June 14th, 5:00 PM - 7:30 PM - Family Game Day!

Join us for our summer reading kickoff! Rain or shine we will have games like giant jenga, corn toss, and much more set up for the whole family to participate!

Thursday, July 12th, 5:00 PM - 7:30 PM - Annual Summer Fundraiser

Join us for an Art/Craft Market at the library complete with Hot Dogs, Basket Raffle, Vendors, Artisans, Crafts, and Live Music by Wise Alex.  We've got something for everyone!



Board of Trustees

Suzanne Borowicz, President

Matthew Boyle, Interim Vice President

Linda Coniglio, Treasurer

Catherine Osborn, Secretary

Lisa Witmer


Boston Free Library Association Minutes

December 2015 

February 2016

May 2016

September 2016

December 2016

March 2017

June 2017

July 2017

September 2017

December 2017

March 2018 - Proposed


Annual Reports to the Community

Boston Free Library Annual Report 2017

Boston Free Library Annual Report 2016

Boston Free Library Annual Report 2015

Boston Free Library Annual Report 2014

Boston Free Library Annual Report 2013

Boston Free Library Annual Report 2012

Boston Free Library Annual Report 2011





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The next scheduled holiday for this location is 05/28/2018 (Memorial Day)

Winter Hours
Mon10:00 AM - 08:00 PM
Tue01:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Thu10:00 AM - 08:00 PM
Fri02:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Sat10:00 AM - 02:00 PM

* Summer Hours run from 05/29/2018 to 09/03/2018

Summer Hours
Mon10:00 AM - 08:00 PM
Tue01:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Wed09:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Thu10:00 AM - 08:00 PM
Fri09:00 AM - 01:00 PM