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City Of Tonawanda Public Library

333 Main St.
Tonawanda , NY 14150 Map
Glenn Luba , Director

Corner of Main/Roosevelt Ave, two miles north of the Military Rd and Sheridan Dr intersection. Parking Lot entrance is off Roosevelt Ave.

  •  Wheelchair Accessible Parking Lot and Building.
  • Public Access Computers:
    (1) All Ages, (7) Adult Only, (5) Child Only, (1) 15min w/Scanner, (1) Library Catalog, and (5) All Ages Laptops
  • Networked Internet and WiFi access
  • Printing – 10¢ per page B&W, 25¢ per page Color
  • Copier – B&W only, 25¢ per page
  • Meeting Room Capacity – 41
  • Daily Friends Book/Magazine Sale

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FREE Computer Classes in September!

All Things Audio - Monday, September 29th from 11 am-1 pm

Retirement Seminars:

Investing 101 - Thursday, October 9th from 6:30-7:30 pm

Complete September calendar

Knitting Club - [NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED.]  Friday mornings, 10:30 am 

    ⇒Drop-in group.  Bring a project or a question and join the fun.

***NEW PROGRAM*** Lapsit Story Time - Thursdays, 10:00-10:30 am,                                                                                              October 2 - October 23

              ⇒For children 3 months-23 months with an adult caregiver

Toddler Time Story Hour - Choose Monday evenings, 6:30-7 pm or                                                                  Tuesday mornings, 9:45-10:15 am                                                                          from September 15-December 9

              ⇒For children 20 months-36 months with an adult caregiver

Preschool Story Hour - Thursdays, 6:30-7:30 pm                                                                                      from September 18-December 11

              ⇒For children 3-5 years old who are NOT in kindergarten

Talk with Isaiah Rashad, author of What My Parents Didn't Tell Me...

               ⇒Tuesday, September 23rd at 4 pm

Creatures of the Night - Tuesday, October 7th at 6:30 pm

               ⇒Join us for stories, crafts and games about the curious creatures who stay up all night.  Geared for ages 3-6, parents welcome.

It's a Mystery! - Tuesday, October 14th at 6:30 pm

               ⇒Some favorite children's book characters have gone missing!  Help solve the mystery.  For ages 6-12

Inventions Out of Junk - Tuesday, November 18th at 6:30 pm

                ⇒Be an inventor!  Use your imagination and ingenuity to create an invention out of junk!  For ages 8-12

***NEW*** lithograph available from Ron Stein, yours for a donation of $10 to our Friends group  Take a look here.

Local Tonawanda artist Ron Stein has donated some original lithograph designs to the Friends of the City of Tonawanda Library.  Copies are available for a donation of $10 each.  

What's Special About the City of Tonawanda Library
The City of Tonawanda Public Library is the document repository for local environmental projects including:

  1. Columbus McKinnon Remedial Site Clean-up Project
  2. Formerly Utilized Sites Remedial Action Program (FUSRAP) Administrative record files
  3. Gastown Hazardous Waste
  4. Polymer Applications Site
  5. Spaulding Fiber Site Remediation Document File

Board of Trustees

  • Bonnie Bugbee, President
  • Sylvia Barry
  • James Holler
  • Kathleen Reitz
  • Susan Tirone

Board of Trustee Meeting Minutes

 Annual Report

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The next scheduled holiday for this location is 11/11/2014 (Veteran's Day)

Library Hours
Mon09:30 AM - 08:00 PM
Tue09:30 AM - 08:00 PM
Thu09:30 AM - 08:00 PM
Fri09:30 AM - 04:00 PM
Sat09:30 AM - 02:00 PM