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4622 Main St.
Snyder , NY 14226 Map
Phone: 716-839-0700
Fax: 716-839-4277
Roseanne Butler-Smith, Director

 

 

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Location
In the community of Snyder (within the Town of Amherst) on the north side of Main Street near the corner of Burroughs Drive, two lights east of Harlem Road and two lights west of the I-290 (Youngmann Highway). 
 
Parking
Driveway to parking lot is on the west side of Burroughs Drive, behind Crossroads Lutheran Church.
 

Programs

To see all currently scheduled library-sponsored programs held at the Amherst Public Libraries, click here for our chronological Facebook Event listing.

For events specific to just this branch, click on the calendar to the right on this page.

Programs for all ages are offered throughout the year, including:

  • FOR CHILDREN 

    We offer seasonal Story Times for babies, toddlers & preschoolers, along with other special programs to promote reading. For School-Age Children we offer reading, crafts, LEGO club, and other special programs.  

    Click here  for information about Summer Reading 2018 in the Amherst Libraries.

    -- Story Times Winter-Spring 2018 -- click here  for flyer
    -- Story Times July-August 2018 -- click here  for flyer

    -- Craft & Lego Clubs -- click here  for flyer

    -- Art Club -- for ages 5+ -- click here  for flyer

    -- Fairy Tale Engineering -- Saturday, May 5th at 12pm -- ages 6-10 -- click here  for flyer 

  • FAMILY PROGRAMS
    --Guiding Eyes Canine Visit -- Wenesday, May 2nd at 6:30pm -- click here  for flyer

    -- Folk Street Concert -- Wednesday, May 23rd at 6:30pm -- click here  for flyer

  • FOR ADULTS:
    -- Eggertsville-Snyder Book Club -- January-April 2018 -- click here  for flyer 

    -- Computer Classes - Group Classes  - May-June 2018 -- click here  for flyer

    -- Computer Classes - one-on-one instruction by appointment, Monday afternoons  (click here  for more info)
     

    -- Adult Art Club: Make a Simple Traditional Design with Inexpensive Bouquets -- Wednesday, May 30 at 6:30 -- click here  for flyer

    -- Jim Vozga: an Americana Concert -- Wednesday, June 20th at 6:30pm -- click here  for flyer

     

Public Access Computers
9 computers, networked (b&w printing 10 cents per page, color 20 cents per page) Microsoft Office Applications 2007, Internet Access, WiFi 

What's Special About the Eggertsville Library

  • RFID technology and self checkout machines.
  • We are a participant in the Abitibi Paper Retriever Recycling Program, which benefits the Library.
  • Wheelchair accessible.
  • Main Meeting Room, capacity 37. Second Meeting Room (for small groups). 
  • Copy machine, black & white only, 20¢ per copy
  • Drop box attached to building.
  • Ongoing book sale in hallway. 
  • Chocolate are sold here too ($1 each); sales of these benefit the Amherst Public Libraries.
  • Play Room, available for children age 6 and under who are accompanied by an adult.

 

Book Sales

THE SALES AT EGGERTSVILLE-SNYDER ARE FOR ALL MATERIALS (children's, adult, & media):

Wednesday, April 25   1pm-7:30pm
Thursday, April 26   10am-4:30pm
Friday, April 27   10am-5:30pm
Saturday, April 28   11am-2:30pm
Monday, April 30  1pm-7pm *** $4 BAG SALE***


Wednesday, September 5   1pm-7:30pm
Thursday, September 26   10am-4:30pm
Friday, September 7   10am-5:30pm
Saturday, September 8   11am-2:30pm
Monday, September 10  1pm-7pm ***$4 BAG SALE***


Wednesday, December 5   1pm-7:30pm
Thursday, December 6   10am-4:30pm
Friday, December 7   10am-5:30pm
Saturday, December 8   11am-2:30pm
Monday, December 10  1pm-7pm ***$4 BAG SALE***


Click here  for this year's book sales at this branch.

 

Amherst Public Library Board of Trustees

New Board member information coming soon

PRESIDENT
JEFFREY F. VOELKL
jvoelkl@robshawlaw.com
Term will expire 12/31/2020

VICE PRESIDENT
MARJORIE A. ZELMAN
mzelman@roadrunner.com
Term will expire - 12/31/2017

TREASURER
MARJORIE FRANKNECHT
hipermarge@aol.com
Term will expire - 12/31/2021

SECRETARY
ELIZABETH HOFMEISTER
lizhofmeister@gmail.com
Term will expire 12/31/2017

JULIE ANAIN
janain@roadrunner.com
Term will expire - 12/31/2018

RONALD KERN
rkern169@verizon.net
Term will expire  12/31/2017

CAROLYN GIAMBRA
carolyn.giambra@gmail.com
Term will expire  12/31/2021

HON. PENNY M. WOLFGANG
pworlfgang@nycourts.gov

Term will expire 12/31//2018


Agenda & Meetings for the Board of Trustees of the Amherst Public Library

Meetings for the Amherst Public Library Board of Trustees are scheduled for:

SPECIAL BOARD MEETING , THURSDAY MAY 17 at 3:30 pm at the Audubon Library  (click for agenda)
May 24 at Eggertsville-Snyder
July 12 at Audubon
September 12 at Clearfield
October 25 at Eggertsville-Snyder
November 27 at Williamsville

Meetings begin at 4:15pm and all meetings are open to the public.

Agenda & Minutes:

Click here for a map!

View Events at this Library

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

Library Hours
SunClosed
Mon12:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Tue10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Wed12:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Thu10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Fri10:00 AM - 06:00 PM
Sat11:00 AM - 03:00 PM