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

 
 
 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 ongoing Toddler and Preschool series and special programs to promote reading. For School-Age Children we offer reading, crafts, LEGO club, and other special programs.

    -- Winter-Spring 2016 Children's Program Flyerincluding Story Time (click here  for flyer); 
    -- Pokemon Club
    -- begins October 7th (first Wednesday of every other month) -- click here for flyer
    -- Craft & Lego Clubs -- (click here for flyer)

    -- Star Wars: Jedi Academy -- Wednesday, March 30 at 6:30pm (click here for flyer)

  • BATTLE OF THE BOOKS -- for kids entering grades 6 to 9 (click here for flyer)

  • FOR ADULTS:
    --Eggertsville-Snyder Book Club -- 

    (click here for March-May 2016)

    -- Computer Classes - Group Classes (click here  for January-April 2016)
    -- Computer Classes - one-on-one classes are temporarily suspended at this branch; in the meantime please refer to the Audubon & Clearfield branches for this service
     
  • FAMILY PROGRAMS
    -- Irish Fiddle and Lore
    -- Wednesday, March 16th at 7pm (click here for flyer)

    -- Old Time Radio Favorites presented by Old Time Radio Club of WNY -- Wednesday April 13th at 6:30pm. Take a glimpse of what the world was like before TV and the Internet. Relive the days of The Lone Ranger, Gunsmoke, and Dragnet. Call 839-0700 to register.

     

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 and Granola Bars 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.

 

Holidays 2016

The four Amherst Libraries will be closed on:

January 1
January 18
February 15
March 25
March 27
May 30
July 4
September 5
November 11
November 24
December 24, 25 & 26

December 31 closing at 3pm

Amherst Public Library Board of Trustees

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 - 12/31/2016

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  12/31/16

 

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

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View Events at this Library

The next scheduled holiday for this location is 05/30/2016 (Memorial Day)

Library Hours
SunClosed
Mon01:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Tue10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Wed01:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Thu10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Fri10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Sat11:00 AM - 03:00 PM