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160 Delaware Rd.
Kenmore , NY 14217 Map
Phone: 716-873-2842
Fax: 716-873-8416
Dorinda Darden, Director

 

Located at the corner of Chapel and Delaware Road, one mile south of Sheridan Drive. Wheelchair accessible. Parking lot available. 

Public access computers: 42 public access computers (3 Children's PCs, 2 Young Adult PCs, 29 Adult PCs, 6 Laptops and 2 OPACs), networked (printing 10 cents per page for black & white, 25 cents per page for color), Microsoft Office applications, Internet access.  Free WiFi available. "What can I do at a Public Access Computer?"

An Optalec ClearView Video Magnifier is available in the library's magazine area on a first-come, first-serve basis.

A Conference Room with the capacity of 10 is available for meetings and may be used by nonprofit organizations and groups.  A Meeting Room Application must be completed.

A Community Room with the capacity of 47 is available for Library Programs and may be used by nonprofit organizations and groups.  A Meeting Room Application must be completed.

Meeting Room Application and Rules of Use 

AStudy Room with the capacity of 2 is available.  A reservation is required.

A Display Case is available for use by nonprofit organization and groups.  A Display Case/Exhibit Case Application must be completed.

Display Case/Exhibit Case Application and Rules of Use

Copy Machine - Black and White copies are 15 cents each.

Self Service Fax Machine -Faxes cost $1.75 for the first page and an additional $1 per page. You can use your credit or debit card or purchase a fax card at the circulation desk.


About the Kenmore - Town of Tonawanda Friends of the Library.

Become a member of the Kenmore - Town of Tonawanda Friends of the Library.

 


 


 

Read all about the Kenmore Library, get book reviews, tips, puzzles & all the news that's fit to print  from our intrepid all kid reporting staff!

ISSUE # 8 FEB/MAR 2017

ISSUE #7 NOV/DEC 2016

ISSUE #6 SEPT/OCT 2016

ISSUE #5 JULY/AUG 2016

ISSUE #4  MAY/JUN 2016

ISSUE #3 MAR/ APR 2016

ISSUE #2  JAN/FEB 2016

ISSUE #1 NOV 2015


Upcoming Events

 

WIN with the Kenmore Library Reading Challenge!

Read one book from 15 challenge categories and be eligible to win some great prizes. Pick up your entry form at the Circulation Desk!


 Every Third Thursday from 12 pm - 3 pm

Get  access to resources and services  including

  • The Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP)
  • food assistance (SNAP, WIC)
  • health insurance 
  • housing counseling
  • senior services,
  • High School Equivalency Information (HSE)

And more!


Upcoming Hub Dates & Participating Agencies

 

NEED IMMEDIATE ASSISTANCE?

CALL 211 WNY at 2-1-1 or 1-888-696-9211

 


To see what providers will be there each date contact 

ToTCommunityHub@gmail.com

(716) 710-9098

www.facebook.com/ToTCoalition 


VOLUNTEERS NEEDED FOR THIS  COMMUNITY INITIATIVE IN KENMORE-TOWN OF TONAWANDA ! 

CLICK HERE 

FOR MORE INFORMATION 


 


For every 5 items you check out you qualify for a raffle ticket for our montly theme basket! March's basket features a $25 gift card for AMC movie theatres and a tower of treats.  Show the staff your reciept and ask for your  raffle ticket.


March 2017

 
March 27AARP Income Tax Assistance 10 am - 1:30 pm. AARP will provide free tax assistance for adults on Mondays and Wednesdays from February 1, 2017 - April 12, 2017. A sign-up sheet will be posted on the door by 8:00 AM. Individuals will be seen in order on the list.
 
 
March 28 - Teen Gaming 4pm. Drop in after school to play video games on the Nintendo Wii, or challenge your friends to board and card games. For teens ages 12-17. Meets the last Tuesday of every month.
 
March 29 -  AARP Income Tax Assistance 10 am - 1:30 pm. AARP will provide free tax assistance for adults on Mondays and Wednesdays from February 1, 2017 - April 12, 2017. A sign-up sheet will be posted on the door by 8:00 AM. Individuals will be seen in order on the list.
 
March 29 - Crafternoon with the Girl Scouts of WNY.  Join the Girl Scouts of WNY for an hour of fun, team building, and leadership activity. Open to girls in grades K-4. Registration required
 
March 30Sensory Storytime 6:30 pm. Please Join us for a storytime designed for children with sensory issues, or who are on the Autism spectrum! Sensory storytime is a small group atmosphere with songs, stories, and activities that will help your child feel comfortable joining in every week. Children up to age 12 are welcome. Space is limited. Please call 873-2842 to register.
 
April 2017 
 
April 1- Crafter Day 10 am.Kenmore Crafter Day meets the first Saturday of every month at 10 am. Join us for a seasonally inspired craft! This program is suggested for kids aged 5-10, children younger than 5 will need caregiver assistance. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
 
April 3 AARP Income Tax Assistance 10 am - 1:30 pm. AARP will provide free tax assistance for adults on Mondays and Wednesdays from February 1, 2017 - April 12, 2017. A sign-up sheet will be posted on the door by 8:00 AM. Individuals will be seen in order on the list.
 
April 4- Adult Journal Group 7pm. A monthly informal meeting designed to enhance your journal writing experience. Learn fun writing techniques and explore your creativity. For beginners as well as seasoned journal keepers.
 
April 5 AARP Income Tax Assistance 10 am - 1:30 pm. AARP will provide free tax assistance for adults on Mondays and Wednesdays from February 1, 2017 - April 12, 2017. A sign-up sheet will be posted on the door by 8:00 AM. Individuals will be seen in order on the list.
 
April 6 - Preschool Storytime 10:30 am.For children 3-5. Enjoy stories, fingerplays, songs, crafts & more. Thursday mornings at 10:30 from April 6-May 18. Space is limited so registration is necessary.
 
April 6Sensory Storytime 6:30 pm. Please Join us for a storytime designed for children with sensory issues, or who are on the Autism spectrum! Sensory storytime is a small group atmosphere with songs, stories, and activities that will help your child feel comfortable joining in every week. Children up to age 12 are welcome. Space is limited. Please call 873-2842 to register.
 
April 7- Toddler TIme for 2's 10:15/11:15
 
April 8 - Books and Barks 10:30 am Do you want your child to improve their literacy skills and reading confidence? Reading to a dog can help! Sign up for a 15-minute session to read to VIOLET, a licensed therapy dog! Meets the second Saturday of every month. For children age 5-12. Registration required.
 
April 10AARP Income Tax Assistance 10 am - 1:30 pm. AARP will provide free tax assistance for adults on Mondays and Wednesdays from February 1, 2017 - April 12, 2017. A sign-up sheet will be posted on the door by 8:00 AM. Individuals will be seen in order on the list.
 
April 11- Aquarium of Niagara Touch Tank 1 pm.Interact with incredible underwater creatures and come celebrate National Library Week with the Aquarium of Niagara at the Kenmore Library! No registration necessary but space is limited
 
 
April 12AARP Income Tax Assistance 10 am - 1:30 pm. AARP will provide free tax assistance for adults on Mondays and Wednesdays from February 1, 2017 - April 12, 2017. A sign-up sheet will be posted on the door by 8:00 AM. Individuals will be seen in order on the list.
 
April 12- Free Tech Training: Introduction to Facebook 6 pm.This class is for Internet users who wish to learn more about or get started with, Facebook. Students will set up a personal Facebook profile,learn how to upload a profile photo, update a status, send private messages, add a friend, and learn about privacy settings. Registration Required
 
April 13- Preschool Storytime 10:30 am 10:30 am.For children 3-5. Enjoy stories, fingerplays, songs, crafts & more. Thursday mornings at 10:30 from April 6-May 18. Space is limited so registration is necessary.
 
April 14- Toddler Time for 2's 10:15/11:15 - 
 
April 18- Spring Gardening 6pm. Learn how to plant seeds and make your very own biodegradable planters and customized plant markers. For children ages 3-12, but families are welcome. Registration required.
 
April 20 - Preschool Storytime 10:30 am 10:30 am.For children 3-5. Enjoy stories, fingerplays, songs, crafts & more. Thursday mornings at 10:30 from April 6-May 18. Space is limited so registration is necessary.
 
 
April 21- Toddler time for 2's 10:15/11:15
 
April 25- Teen Gaming 4 pm  Drop in after school to play video games on the Nintendo Wii, or challenge your friends to board and card games. For teens ages 12-17. Meets the last Tuesday of every month.
 
April 27- Preschool Storytime 10:30 am 10:30 am.For children 3-5. Enjoy stories, fingerplays, songs, crafts & more. Thursday mornings at 10:30 from April 6-May 18. Space is limited so registration is necessary.
 
April 27 - Sensory Story Time 6:30 pm Please Join us for a storytime designed for children with sensory issues, or who are on the Autism spectrum! Sensory storytime is a small group atmosphere with songs, stories, and activities that will help your child feel comfortable joining in every week. Children up to age 12 are welcome. Space is limited. Please call 873-2842 to register.
 
April 27 - Adult Coloring Group 7 pm.
 
April 28 - Toddler time for 2's 10:15/11:15 am
 
 


 


BOARD OF TRUSTEES

Jason P. Aronoff, Secretary

Eileen Crawford

Richard Geer

Sheila J. Ginnane, Chair                        

Laura Glass, Treasurer

Jeanne Phillips, Vice Chair

Annette Della Posta

Stanley J. Pustulka


2017 Board Minutes

2016 Board Minutes

 

2015 Board Minutes

2014 Board Minutes

2013 Board Meeting Minutes

2012 Board Meeting Minutes

2011 Board Meeting Minutes


 

 

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The next scheduled holiday for this location is 05/29/2017 (Memorial Day)

Library Hours
Sun12:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Mon10:00 AM - 06:00 PM
Tue10:00 AM - 09:00 PM
Wed10:00 AM - 09:00 PM
Thu10:00 AM - 09:00 PM
Fri10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Sat10:00 AM - 05:00 PM

*Winter/Spring Sunday hours run from January 8, 2017 through June 11, 2017 with the exceptions of April 16 (Easter) and May 28 (Sunday before Memorial Day).