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333 Main St.
Tonawanda , NY 14150 Map
Phone: 716-693-5043
Fax: 716-693-0825
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

Support your library!  When doing your online shopping, use AmazonSmile and 0.5% of your purchase will go to the City of Tonawanda Library.  Click here to go to AmazonSmile!

The City of Tonawanda Library will be closed Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday April 21-23 for contractor work.  

The book drop will be open.

We apologize for any inconvenience.

Coming this summer...Every Hero has a Story!


Programs and story times for the 

Super Hero in you!



Registration starts in June.





Do you like trivia? Do you want to meet new people and read some great books? Then you should find out more about Battle of the Books. Come to a brief informational meeting on Monday, April 27 @ 4:30 pm at the City of Tonawanda Library, 333 Main Street. Refreshments will be served!

Call the library at 693-5043 with questions.

Open to students who are entering 6th-9th grade in the fall.

Battle to take place Saturday, August 1st at ECC South.




Complete April Calendar

Complete May Calendar

Local Authors at the Tonawanda Library!

Max Meets the Mayor Family Booktalk  - Saturday, May 9, 11:30 am-12:30 pm

Ancestral Cooking Booktalk - Saturday, May 16, 11:30 am-12:30 pm

FREE Computer Classes!!!

Microsoft Word Basics - Tuesday, May 5, 5:30-7:30 pm

Book a Technology Trainer - Monday, May 11, 12-3 pm

iPad Basics - Saturday, May 30, 11 am-1 pm

Sign-up for Spring Story Times NOW!

Book Babies Story Time -For children 3-23 months with an adult caregiver 

Thursdays at 10 am, February 5 - May 21

Toddler Story Time -For children 24 months-36 months with an adult caregiver

Mondays, 6:30-7 pm or Tuesdays, 9:45-10:15 am, February 2 - May 19                 

Preschool Story Time -For children 3-5 years old who are not in kindergarten

Thursdays, 6 - 7 pm (NEW TIME), Feb 5 - May 21

***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 05/25/2015 (Memorial 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